House | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 20
A large Victorian style house, The Beach House is just a short stroll from the beach and from the local shops and restaurants. The house has been recently renovated and can comfortably sleep up to 20 guests.
The ground floor, which has wooden flooring throughout, has a lounge with sky+ tv, dining room, reading room, kitchen, utility room, games room with a pool table and a beautiful orangery. There is a ps2 and games to play for the children, together with a small library in the reading room for the adults. The orangery which has lovely views of the enclosed back garden is equipped with an ipod docking system directly linked to ceiling speakers. Wireless internet is also available.
The first floor has two bedrooms each with a king size bed, one room with two sets of bunk beds and a further room with three single beds. There is a family bathroom and an en-suite shower room.
The second floor has two rooms each with a double bed, a room with one set of bunk beds, and a family room with a double bed and a single bed. There is one shower room and one en-suite bathroom. All the bedrooms have ample wardrobe space with plenty of coat hangers!
The rear garden is full enclosed and has a large children's play tower, football goal, patio furniture and a charcoal barbeque. There is also a wooden shed housing buckets and spades and garden games for the children.
The Beach House is family friendly and is fitted with stair gates and cupboard safety catches. A high chair and travel cot are also available.
We also have a caterer available, who will cook at the house for you and clear up afterwards! His menus and a price list are available upon request.
There is a golf club and tennis club within walking distance of the house, and within a reasonable driving distance are many attractions such as Colchester Zoo, Flatford Mill (Constable Country), Felixstowe and Suffolk. Frinton mainline station is just a few minutes walk away, with direct links to Colchester, London, Clacton, Walton and Ipswich.
|Size||Sleeps up to 20, 8 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Frinton on Sea 500 m|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Stansted 81.1 km, Nearest railway: Frinton on Sea 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (10), Double beds (5), Cots (1), Dining seats for 22, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set|
|Further details indoors||
The interior and exterior of the house have been recently renovated, and there are lovely new traditional style sliding box sash windows throughout. All the windows are double glazed, there is central heating throughout and under floor heating in the orangery, so the house is lovely and cosy in the winter. The house is perfectly suited for families with stair gates to both sets of stairs, and a high chair and a bed guard are available. There is a washing machine and tumble drier in the kitchen. There are two full height fridges, one in the kitchen and one in the utility room, so cold food storage is not a problem. The house has an extensive dvd and video library, with dvd or video players in most rooms, together with a selection of ps2 games for the children. The games room houses a new pool table.
All bed linen and towels are provided, and the beds will made up ready for your arrival. We also supply a small selection of complimentary toiletries and a welcome 'essentials' pack so that you can replenish yourselves after your journey.
|Further details outdoors||
The rear garden is fully enclosed and has a patio, lawn and mature plants/trees. There is plenty of patio seating, with parasols for shading in the hot weather. The children can play with garden games and a football goal. Tthe shed houses plenty of buckets and spades for some beach time fun. There is a children's' wooden climbing tower and swing set, with safety matting underneath.
The front garden has mature trees and plants. You can view the sea from the front garden. There is off street parking for approximately five cars.
Welcome pack provided on arrival.
Complimentary toiletries provided.
No hen or stag parties allowed.
The South East England region
Essex has many historical towns to visit. Colchester is the oldest town in England which as the Roman capital of Britain, was once razed to the ground by warrior queen Boudicca. You can visit the historic Colchester Castle or amuse the children at Colchester Zoo.
The beautiful Constable country is located on the borders of Essex and Suffolk. Here you will find the birthplace of the famous artist John Constable. Flatford Mill on the River Stour is a lovely place to visit.
Frinton on Sea
Frinton on Sea is one of the few unspoilt seaside resorts. The beach has been awarded the Quality Coast Award 2008 and is recommended in The Marine Conservation Good Beach Guide 2009. There is a large greensward, and rows of Victorian style beach huts. There are miles of lovely coastal walks.
Frinton's Connaught Avenue boasts an array of restaurants and local shops. The restaurants cater for all tastes - Italian, Indian, Chinese, traditional English, Fish and Chips. As well as clothes and gift shops, there are some lovely shops offering local produce - butchers, bakers, delicatessen - and a traditional style sweet shop. There is also a pub and wine bar.
You can easily visit the nearby Walton on the Naze or Clacton on Sea, for a more commercial beach experience.