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The Cartlodge

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 9 reviews

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B&B | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

The Cartlodge bed and breakfast is a detached clean, modern accommodation situated over two floors and located within a farmland setting.

The accomodation is a short drive from the area made famous by the artist John Constable in such paintings as The Hay wain, Flatford Mill and The Vale Of Dedham. Within easy access of the A12.

The accommodation comprises of:

Ground floor

* Entrance hall with coat rail

* Utility area with kettle, fridge, toaster, microwave with oven/grill and hot drink facilities

* Toilet with shower

First Floor

* Double Bed & Side Tables

* Chest of drawers

* TV, Freeview & DVD player

* Wifi internet access

* Hairdryer

* Dining area

* Lounge area

Additional accomodation available on sofa bed for 1 adult or two children at additional charge.

We offer a full English cooked breakfast and a choice of cereal, tea, coffee and orange juice from 7am- 8:30am.

Parking is within the Cartlodge with additional parking on the owners driveway.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Stansted Airport 62 km, Nearest railway: Manningtree station 6 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

General Central heating, Wi-Fi available
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites
Furniture Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Access Secure parking

The Essex region


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Review 1-9 of 9

18 Aug 2014


"Private & Peaceful"

Excellent correspondence before our trip from our host Grainne, whom was really accommodating to our needs. Grainne was going to be absent for our stay so we were offered board only, which we accepted… More

17 Jul 2014


"Nice quiet stay"

My partner and I stayed for one night everything was very nice clean and cozy on arrival. Grainne was a fantastic host and really looked after us, and breakfast was superb. We had no mobile signal how… More

2 May 2014


"What a Gem"

Have just returned from a few days at The Cartlodge. The accommodation was superb, clean, warm and perfectly adequate for our requirements. The location in Ardleigh is wonderfully quiet - and not w… More

2 Apr 2014


"Fantastic B&B and a lovely hostess"

We stayed here as part of my partners birthday celebrations in the area and right from the start found the owner very friendly and approachable. She very kindly also agreed to arrange for a beautiful … More

29 Oct 2013


"Great find"

My wife and I recently stayed for a long weekend at the Cartlodge and could only be impressed. The communication from the owner before our stay was excellent and her directions took us straight there.… More

22 Sep 2013


"Comfortable, friendly, peaceful, perfect! The best bed and breakfast experience."

We only travelled from Ipswich but I had planned a weekend of activites for my wife and 6 month old daughter based around Colchester (Clarice House, the Zoo, Mersea and Dedham Vineyard). This was the … More

22 Aug 2013


"Quaint property in idyllic and peaceful, rural Ardleigh."

Ideal position for visiting Colchester, Clacton on Sea and various picturesque villages locally. Set in rural Ardleigh, in a quiet location, in comfortable surroundings. The Cartlodge accommodation is… More

9 Jun 2013


"Peaceful getaway"

Stayed for 2 nights with my partner in this peaceful, new conversion. The area was perfect for relaxing and going to the seaside. Owners were always on hand to help and made you feel at home. Would st… More

29 May 2013


"Lovely owners"

Would defo stay again nice quiet and relaxing just wat the doctor ordered :-) and not far from the zoo and town the owners are lovely people too with very helpful kids bless them… More

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Grainne M.

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Calendar last updated:27 Jan 2015

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
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