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8 The Whinlands

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
Key Features Village location and close to all amenities A few minutes' walk to Thorpeness beach 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms Snug with double sofa bed Enclosed garden with patio furniture and BBQ Sky TV, DVD, Wi-Fi Membership of Thorpeness Country Club 20% discount on green fees at Thorpeness Golf Club Description This spacious and traditional pet friendly Thorpeness cottage is located in the heart of the village and is just a few minutes' walk to Thorpeness Beach. Two miles from Aldeburgh, this self-catering holiday cottage is full of charm and character and is perfect for those wishing to be close to Thorpeness beach and local village amenities. Rental of 8 Whinlands includes membership of Thorpeness Country Club (excluding Summer Programme) and 20% discount on green fees at Th...Key Features Village location and close to all amenities A few minutes' walk to Thorpeness beach 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms Snug with double sofa bed Enclosed garden with patio furniture and BBQ Sky TV, DVD, Wi-Fi Membership of Thorpeness Country Club 20% discount on green fees at Thorpeness Golf Club Description This spacious and traditional pet friendly Thorpeness cottage is located in the heart of the village and is just a few minutes' walk to Thorpeness Beach. Two miles from Aldeburgh, this self-catering holiday cottage is full of charm and character and is perfect for those wishing to be close to Thorpeness beach and local village amenities. Rental of 8 Whinlands includes membership of Thorpeness Country Club (excluding Summer Programme) and 20% discount on green fees at Thorpeness Golf Club Two storey accommodation Ground Floor Kitchen/Breakfast Room: Dishwasher, microwave, oven, hob, fridge/freezer, access to enclosed rear garden Utility Room: Washing machine/dryer Sitting Room/Dining Room: Large sitting room with flat screen TV with Sky, DVD player, dining facilities, Wi-Fi Day Room/Snug: Sofa/double sofa bed, TV Ground Floor WC: WC, washbasin First Floor Master bedroom: Double bed with en-suite bathroom Bedroom 2: Twin beds Bedroom 3: Twin beds Bathroom 2: Shower, bath, WC, washbasin External features Enclosed rear garden with wooden patio furniture and BBQ. Front garden is also enclosed Facilities Gas central heating and electricity included in the rental Free Wi-Fi Parking available Additional Information Cots and high chairs available for a small hire charge, request on booking Pet friendly No smoking property Distance to beach – 400 yards Nearest Supermarket – 2 miles Nearest Pub/Restaurant – 50 yards Nearest Train Station – 5 miles Nearest Airports – 1hr 30 mins from Stansted Airport 1hr 10 mins from Norwich AirportMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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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 26 February 2020

I was blown away when I walked through the front door. The rooms are spacious and the house is in an amazing location. I wish I could of spent longer there and I will definalty be visiting again.

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank PaulFilep
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 6 November 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2019
Reviewed 24 September 2019 via mobile

Excellent Cottage wonderful location. Very comfortable for 7 adults and a dog. Amazing weather in beautiful Thorpeness. Close to the Dolphin pub and walking distance from Aldeburgh. Fantastic weekend.

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Kim C
Reviewed 26 May 2019

Comfortable, well appointed mock-tutor home located in a seaside village with all the amenities. Close to the Meare and fun boating. Welcome book needs updating--there is NO parking space in the rear of the home as stated--it's full of weeds and debris. The property is...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank eastangliatravelers
Experience552875, VR Owner at 8 The Whinlands, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2019

Thanks you kindly for reviewing your stay at 8 The Whinlands, Thorpeness. Pleased to hear that you found the house comfortable and in a great location for all the amenities. I will certainly been with the owner regarding the welcome book. With regards to the...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Excellent for family holiday in Thorpeness near to the Meare and the beach, with the village shop round the corner.More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank 312gillian
Management response:Responded 17 April 2018

Dear Gillian Thank you kindly for reviewing your stay at 8 Whinlands in Thorpeness. Pleased to hear you enjoyed a family holiday at this great house which is perfectly located to the beach and local amenities. We hope you will return again, please do not...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

My second visit to Thorpeness, This time with friends from the USA, done London many times and wanted to show them an English coastal location. Thorpeness is so English, not too busy a great place to relax. Lovely beach walk to Aldeburgh, gourmet pubs The...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Guytonpe A
Management response:Responded 9 September 2017

Thank you kindly for taking the time to review your stay at 8 The Whinlands in Thorpeness. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and that you would recommend this property. It is full of character and certainly a superb location for exploring Suffolk, it...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

A great week at the Whinlands. House was spacious and clean, although downstairs loo was a little unstable and light bulb needed changing. Bedroom curtains could be made a bit heavier to reduce light....waking up at 6am on hols not ideal. The phones did also...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Tom B
Management response:Responded 10 August 2017

Dear Tom Thank you for reviewing 8 The Whinlands in Thorpeness. We are pleased to hear you had a great week at the house. Thanks for your comments about the toilet this has been passed to our maintenance team. I am sorry to hear you...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

The house has lots of space and we found it comfortable. It was provided with enough equipment to meet most of our (4 adults, a 5 year old, a 7 month old, and 2 dogs) needs. It's very close to local attractions ‘The Meare’ boating...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank washedupfromvenice
Management response:Responded 13 June 2017

Many thanks for reviewing 8 Whinlands in Thorpeness I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and that you would return in the future. I note your concerns regarding the oven door and lack of bags. I will speak with the housekeepers, thank you...More

Reviewed 25 June 2016

We have just returned from a lovey stay here, we came for my husband's birthday and had various friends and family come to stay with us over the week. The house was plenty big enough and very comfortable, it was a lovely relaxing environment in...More

Date of stay: June 2016
1  Thank Gill H
Management response:Responded 26 June 2016

Dear Gill Thanks you so much for taking the time to review your stay at 8 Whinlands, we are so glad that you could celebrate your husbands birthday in beautiful Thorpeness and that you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards Angela Aldeburgh Coastal Cottages

Reviewed 30 October 2015

We enjoyed our 2 night stay at this comfortable house, nice and spacious for our family of 4 plus our dog. Very clean and well equipped. Loved the old style doors and quirkiness with wooden floorboards in hall upstairs. Although on a road, hardly any...More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank Annette M
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
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