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Turret House

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5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
10 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
Key Features Iconic property close to Thorpeness beach 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms Spacious and stylish living areas Quiet location in the heart of the village Large enclosed garden with patio furniture and BBQ Description In a prime position in the popular and traditional holiday village of Thorpeness stands the Turret House, an iconic property which has been beautifully renovated. Finished to a high standard throughout and incorporating stylish modern touches with a traditional design and superb features, the property has plenty of space to offer a fantastic holiday experience on the picturesque and popular Suffolk Coast. With large bedrooms and spacious living areas, the property is a just a three-minute walk to the beach. The Turret House has its own large private garden to the ...Key Features Iconic property close to Thorpeness beach 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms Spacious and stylish living areas Quiet location in the heart of the village Large enclosed garden with patio furniture and BBQ Description In a prime position in the popular and traditional holiday village of Thorpeness stands the Turret House, an iconic property which has been beautifully renovated. Finished to a high standard throughout and incorporating stylish modern touches with a traditional design and superb features, the property has plenty of space to offer a fantastic holiday experience on the picturesque and popular Suffolk Coast. With large bedrooms and spacious living areas, the property is a just a three-minute walk to the beach. The Turret House has its own large private garden to the rear which is fantastic for children and adults alike. With access to the Meare Boating Lake at Thorpeness and just around the corner from a village shop and the popular Dolphin Pub, it is an elegant property ideal for a family break. Two storey accommodation The house is entered through the porch which leads into the main hallway where doors open onto the living room and television/snug room and the open plan kitchen/dining room. The staircase leads up into the bedrooms. There is also a utility room and WC. Ground Floor Living Room: The spacious main living area has large soft seating for all guests and is the perfect room to relax in front of the television or stay warm and cosy in front of the wood burner. Kitchen/Dining Room: The open plan kitchen/dining room is very spacious. The dining area seats 10-12 people and is a grand space for an special dining experience. The kitchen is well-equipped with a Rangemaster Cooker, a large American fridge-freezer, a wine-cooler, dishwasher and all the essential appliances, including an espresso machine. Bedroom 5: Ground floor snug with double sofa bed and flat screen tv First Floor Master Bedroom: The master bedroom is a luxurious room in which to relax; it has a flat screen television and DVD and a super King-sized bed. The en-suite bathroom is state-of-the-art with a free-standing bath, separate shower and twin sinks. This room has panoramic views across the garden. Bedroom 2: At the end of the hallway at the top of the stairs is a light and airy bedroom called the Garden Room with a King-size bed, a wardrobe and drawers for hanging and storage. Bedroom 3: The Dove Room is a luxurious twin room, however this bed can be made as a double if required. Bedroom 4: The Turret Room is a very spacious and airy bedroom which gets plenty of natural light and is a comfortable place in which to relax and unwind. It has a King-size bed and a large wardrobe for storage. The en-suite shower room also has a hand-basin and WC in addition to a double walk-in shower. Family Bathroom: The shared bathroom has a full length bath, separate shower, WC and hand basin and touch-sensor mirror lights. External features Although there is no reserved parking space, the property is accessed using an un-adopted road which has unrestricted parking on either side. The garden is large with a lawn and patio – great for drinks or al fresco dining – or reading a book in the sunshine. Facilities The property is equipped with gas central heating, wood burner, a total of three flat screen TV's with Freeview, DAB radio and iPod docking station, free WiFi, tall fridge-freezer, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, kettle, washing machine and tumble dryer. Additional Information Cots and high chairs available for a small hire charge, request on booking No pets permitted and no unaccompanied teenagers No smoking inside the propertyMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Angela Young (Property Manager Angela Young )
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 19 January 2020

We stayed in the Turret House with our NCT friends - 6 adults, 4 children and 2 babies in October half term. It is a beautiful house and garden with huge rooms and plenty of space, but it could have been better... The house was...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank HKWx
Reviewed 30 December 2019

Perfect setting so near to the beach, local friendly pub. large spacious location, super hot water showers, kitchen well stocked with all high end features. Lovely log burner. The towel rail in the turret bedroom leaked throughout our stay. some of the bulbs were missing...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank Susan C
Reviewed 29 November 2019

This is a lovely big house in a great location. The lay out is perfect for a big group and made for a real great base for a 40th birthday celebration. I would highly recommend booking.

Date of stay: November 2019
Thank reb1980kerb
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Reviewed 15 October 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2019
Reviewed 14 May 2019

Wonderful place to stay with a family group. Spacious living area, double bedrooms were enormous, immaculately furnished, nice garden. Plenty of room for the children to play when it was wet, perfect location close to the Mere and beach when the sun came out. Excellent...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank cornishtractorboy
Experience552875, VR Owner at Turret House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2019

Thank you very much for reviewing your stay at Turret House in Thorpeness, Suffolk. So pleased to hear you had a wonderful stay in this great house. The owners do take pride to ensure everything is provided for their guests. Good to hear the children...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2019

Great property for 10 - plenty of room for relaxing and eating. Lovely, comfortable beds and cosy and warm. Good location for things to do with the family, three generations aged 6 to over 60. Pub 2 or 3 minutes walk from the house and...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Bakedbeanpaws
Experience552875, VR Owner at Turret House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2019

Many thanks for reviewing your stay at Turret House in Aldeburgh, Suffolk. Delighted the house suited all your requirements and suited all your age groups. Sounds like you managed to explore the local area and all the local amenities. We hope you will return again,...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Turret House was perfect for our family in the lead up to a wedding. The wedding was next door at The Country Club! The location is great. Easy, few minutes to walk to the beach, the pub and the Meare. A good walk along...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank SC_1708
Management response:Responded 21 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Turret House in Thorpeness. So pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and great to hear was perfect location to attend the wedding. Turret is so close to the beach and local amenities making...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

We stayed in this house for one week at the end of March, the house is very clean and well equipped, the bedrooms are large and comfortable and the kitchen and lounge are perfect for a large group of people, there was 10 of us...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank smartypants2016
Management response:Responded 17 April 2018

Thanks for leaving a review regarding your stay at Turret House in Thorpeness. Wonderful to hear you enjoyed this unique house set in the heart of Thorpeness. Turret House is perfect for large gatherings as there is plenty of space for all to relax and...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We booked this property for my parents 50th anniversary, there were 9 adults, plenty of space for us all, didn't do a lot of cooking but kitchen fully equipped had we wanted to. Small problem with the boiler when we arrived but they had sent...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Chrisda19
Management response:Responded 6 October 2017

Thank you kindly for reviewing your stay at the wonderful Turret House. It is lovely to hear you enjoyed your stay for your parents 50th Anniversary, the house is perfect for larger groups.Brilliant to hear you would return and if you do wish to please...More

Reviewed 17 November 2016

Located in the beautifully serene Thorpeness and just a few minutes walk from the beach (and pub), Turret House has a wonderfully peaceful location - a true escape and a chance to remember what decent star fields look like! We did encounter a couple of...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank GavTravels
Management response:Responded 18 November 2016

Dear Madeline Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at the Turret House in Thorpeness and we are delighted you enjoyed your stay there. My sincere apologies for the cooker - the owners have purchased a new one which should be arriving...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
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