A secret and elegant recently modernised Bungalow at the heart of the historic town of Colchester. With Easy access (3 minutes walk) to town centre high street and the castle and castle park. During this Christmas season (2015) the Winter Wonderland and Christmas Market …see more
Higham Place Lodge was built in 1936 to a sketch drawn by Sir Edmund Lutyens, an architect know for his imaginative style.Recently updated Higham Place Lodge boasts a light and airy open plan sitting room/ kitchen/dining area.TV room with sofa bed and coal burning stov …see more
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Opened in Summer 2013 we are a Visit England 4 star rated 3 bedroomed self catering barn conversion with Wifi. Downstairs, an open plan lounge/kitchen/diner with modern fully fitted kitchen including fridge freezer …see more
Nightingale is a well furnished, semi-detached, self-catering holiday home, with a good sized private lawned garden.Set in the quiet location of Stanway just a couple of miles from the county town of Colchester it is an ideal base to explore the Essex countryside and co …see more
This property is certainly a home from home having high quality furnishings and everything you need, including a hair drier as we forgot to pack ours! The beds are comfortable and the bathrooms are cl… More
“Can't fault it”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2016
Very clean, very comfortable,very well equipped.Although a semi on an estate,very quiet.In a perfect position for visiting many different places.Will be returning hopefully.… More
“Excellent base to explore Essex”
Reviewed 5 Jul 2014
Modern semi detached in a very quiet neighbourhood. Extremely well equipped and comfortable - wifi a bonus. Large supermarket within a mile caters for all tastes. Well positioned to explore the neigh… More
This former Wood Shed has been transformed into a holiday cottage. With a mix of old and new, The Wood Shed offers comfort and style. Situated within a private estate in the heart of Constable Country, with acres of woodland and gardens to explore and enjoy. This Cotta …see more
5 STAR AA RATING!Five luxury lodges each boasting its own private hot tub!Surrounded by 500 acres of private country land Wakes Hall Lodges offer the ultimate place to escape the city or your hectic lives. Our prestigious self-catered accommodation is the perfect place …see more
A spacious, relaxed level access home with exceptional views. This light, spacious stable conversion offers the perfect place for a family holiday, rural retreat and outdoor activities. Converted to a high standard, it retains original features such as beams, vaulted ce …see more
We had a fantastic time in this lovely house. We found it surpassed our expectations! The location of the house down the hill and through the field to the water was phenomenal and we enjoyed the calm,… More
“Beautiful rural/coastal stay”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2015
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The property is very spacious in the living areas and we easily hosted Christmas lunch for 10. The views are stunning and we took a frosty walk into Wivenhoe for a grea… More
“Wonderful place to stay”
Reviewed 11 May 2014
Waters Reach was a wonderful place for us to stay, with lovely views. It very peaceful and relaxed, but just a short stroll from Wivenhoe. The house is really cosy and warm, and really well furnished.… More
This lovingly restored property, which was originally stables dating back to 1700s, has been converted to provide a spacious, well furnished holiday home sleeping 6+2 people. The property is all on ground level and well equipped with 3 large double/ twin bedrooms (all e …see more
I have stayed in a few cottages over the years but this one was cavernous!! This much space I could do with at home!! What a great location tucked away in the country but less than 10 mins to centre o… More
Thank you for your positive feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay. Our property definitely offers plenty of living space both indoors and outside. Our property is tucked away from the heart of Ardleigh village but only a short drive to the town centres of Colchester and Ipswich and easy access by train into London and close proximity to the A12 (north and south) and A120 to Harwich.
“I wish I could live here”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2011
7 people, 3 generations, ages from 5 to 92 - every one of us loved Vinces Barn and had the holiday of our lives there. The accommodation was beautiful, exactly as it appears in the website pictures. … More
Thank you for your valued feedback and we are happy you and your family enjoyed your stay at our property. We hope to welcome you again soon.
“A relaxing and comfortable place to stay”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2012
Vince's Barn is a well appointed 'home from home' property, a good base for exploring Constable country with Dedham and Flatford within easy reach. It is very spacious with a large lounge, separate d… More
Thank you for your positive feedback, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay at our property and found plenty of places to explore including the beautiful Constable Countryside close by.
Tucked away behind a quiet, tree-lined street, this one-time Quaker bakehouse is the perfect retreat for two. Underfloor heating adds to the warm and intimate atmosphere, with a seductively snug lounge and a cosy kitchen/breakfast room. The state-of-the-art Bang & O …see more
A VERY FAMILY FRIENDLY TRADITIONAL COUNTRY COTTAGE & BOATHOUSE
COTTAGE SLEEPS 6 IN 3 BEDROOMS.
BOATHOUSE SLEEPS UP TO 4/ 5 ON TWO LEVELS - OPEN PLAN.
In an area of "Outstanding Natural Beauty" and "Special Scientific Interest"- right on Orwell Estuary in glorious c …see more
A warm welcome awaits at this charming 6 double bedroom historic house in West Stockwell Street, "perhaps the most attractive street in Colchester" (Nikolas Pevsner, The Buildings of England 1954). The building dates back to 1600 with later additions in the Georgian pe …see more
The Lodge is not super smart but a lovely place to relax and unwind. With views over paddocks and a lovely private garden . There is a large sitting room with seperate dining area. The kitchen is small but has everything you need to cook a meal. Ardleigh is a mile down …see more
A modern barn that oozes style and character offering flexible accommodation. South of the pretty village of Great Tey near Colchester, Essex. The five bedrooms can be adapted to suit couples or families and the reception areas are perfect for social gatherings. An inn …see more