List your home
Apply filters
£ to

Camps Heath Barn

from £236 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Excellent 5/5 

39 reviews

from £236 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the total cost.

Outside view

Barn / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 12

Need more information about booking Home 26985 ?

Barn / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 12

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

In January 2011 Camps Heath Barn has been given a 5 star rating by Visit England, with Marsh Cottage gaining 4 stars and Gold award

Deep in the heart of rural Suffolk, the barn provide easy access to the beautiful North Suffolk coast with its excellent beaches, heathlands and big skies. Go walking, bird watching or visit historic houses. Or you could try seal spotting, fishing for crabs and sailing. Back on land, how about a round of golf? Maybe a trip to a local maritime or transport museum? Then there's riding, of course. Or just relax and soak up the slower pace of life - after all, it is a holiday.

The Barn will comfortably sleep 12 and up to 16 if booked together with the adjoining Marsh Cottage and offers excellent facilities for large family holidays and group accommodation.

Size Sleeps up to 12, 6 bedrooms
Nearest beach Lowestoft
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Norwich, Nearest railway: Oulton Broad North (via Norwich) or Oulton Broad S
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 En suites
Furniture Double beds (3), Single beds (6), Cots (1), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 12
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

The Barn will comfortably sleep 12 and up to 16 if booked together with the adjoining Marsh Cottage.

Upon entry to the barn, you will be greeted by a medieval style fireplace in a large galleried entrance hall with adjoining cloakroom.

The first floor, and galleried second floor, living rooms have panoramic views over Oulton marshes and beyond. These are west facing with a dining area and balcony, offering the chance of viewing spectacular sunsets. Below is a spacious farmhouse kitchen, handmade by local tradesmen finished with granite worktops. The kitchen has a dining area which seats 12 and sofas to relax. Through the patio doors is an outside terrace with pergola and views over the marshes.

Sleeping accommodation is on three floors consisting of four double bedrooms each with en suite facilities. Two of these are family rooms having adjoining twin bedded rooms above them.

To sleep 16 the barn can be reserved with the adjoining Marsh cottage which has two double bedrooms. Please contact us for prices if you wish to book for parties of 16.

Further details outdoors

The barn has two patio areas, one in the garden area outside the main front entrance catching the early morning sun, and the second outside the kitchen with a barbeque and seating area catching the sun from midday onwards.

Further details

If you need any further information then please feel free to call or send an email.

The East Anglia region

East Anglia is a lovely place to visit. There's so much to do; award winning beaches, the broads, parks and country houses to visit. Camps Heath is at the bottom of the Waveney Valley and as a result, can be very warm in the summer. There are fantastic walks along river banks and public footpaths, many picturesque coastal villages to visit such as Southwold, Dunwich and Walberswick.

Oulton Broad

The Barn at Dairy Farm is situated on the edge of Oulton Marsh, managed by Suffolk Wildlife Trust. The views from the barn over the nature reserve are simply breath taking, with the river Waveney and the broads only a short walk away.

Camps Heath is less than a five-minute drive from Oulton Broad. Here you will find shops, a post office, two parks, cafes, restaurants and pubs. If you like river life, there are river boat trips along the Broads and River Waveney, or you can watch speed boat racing on a Thu eve during the summer. For a bit of nightlife, you could enjoy a pint at one of numerous licensed bars and pubs, or a glass of wine at the local winebar. Please let us know if you need recommendations for the best places to eat and drink in the area.

Lowestoft is known for its award-winning beaches with golden sands stretching for miles - Gorleston Beach is also near by which is dog friendly. The local tourist board is situated on the seafront, and offers a wide range of information. Somerleyton Hall, Suffolk Wildlife Park and Pleasurewood Hills are also close by.

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Excellent 5/5

39 reviews Excellent 5/5

Help other travellers decide where to stay

Add your voice to the conversation about this holiday home and your review will appear on TripAdvisor too.

Write a review

Write a review
Review 1-10 of 39

25 Jul 2014


"We would book this barn again in a Heartbeat!"

We stayed at this lovely and peaceful barn a few days over two different business trips to Lowestoft. The barn is often rented out at weekends, but weekdays the owner allows last minute bookings on a per-room basis - if it is free. It means that if anyone else books a room, you share the common areas, e.g. kitchen, lounges. But we found that wasn't a problem, as we had the barn to ourselves most of the time and also, there were so many discreet sitting areas throughout the barn, you really can find your own space. The kitchen was amazingly well equipped, and everywhere was clean and decorated to a high standard. The room had plenty of storage, and the bed was so comfortable! If we could have stayed longer, we would have indulged in the many shelves of books and DVDs, or had a go at the games in the hall cupboard! There is a picnic table just outside the kitchen doors where we sat for morning coffee, and upstairs french doors led to an outdoor deck with table and chairs overlooking a broad expanse of Norfolk broads (our favourite spot for an evening glass of wine at sunset). There were even binoculars on hand for viewing the wildlife. Yet just 5 minutes away were shops and Oulton Broad with some fab pubs by the water, and 10 minutes away was the beach. The owner, Jan, never intruded but was always available to answer our questions or provide information about the area. The barn is also convenient for trips to other Norfolk and Suffolk villages too. We never wanted to leave and completely recommend this barn!!

Review 1-10 of 39

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Contact the owner

This price is an estimate based on the latest rate information available to us. Contact the advertiser to ask for the exact price, including any additional fees.

from £236 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the total cost.

Email the owner

    You're booking with

    Jan O.

    • 6 Years listed

    80% Response rate

    Calendar last updated:30 Jul 2015

    Based in United Kingdom

    Languages spoken
    • English

    Payment accepted

    Credit cards accepted

    +44 (0) 1502 562981
    +44 (0) 7917 147776

    Don’t let an old browser slow down your holiday

    Your browser is out of date and might not work well with our website. Download the latest version to speed up your hunt for the perfect holiday home.

    Just click on the icons to get to the download page