Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 3 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Exceptional Stable Conversion Overlooking River Colne Nr Wivenhoe & Brightlingsea Sailing Centres. Peaceful, Rural Location, 2 Minutes Walk From River. Local Amenities In Nearby Wivenhoe. Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)A perfect base for outdoor and cultural pursuits near farmlan …see more
“Fantastic week at Water's Reach”
Reviewed 20 Jun 2015
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
Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
a modernised Victorian house with character at the heart of Colchester town centre at an exclusive location. Convenient access to London and Countryside …see more
“Convenient location, helpful landlord.”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2013
It was our first time in Colchester. I leave to while the family found plenty of things to do. Thanks to the great location of the property. Castle park is only 2 minutes walk. The kids loved the big … More
Nearest beach 14 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car essential;
S/C gorgeous converted barn on working farm, sleeps 6, suits families, groups or couples. Cafe, farm shop and fishing reservoir onsite. Near glorious coast and Suffolk Constable country, many local attractions, good road and rail links to London, Ipswich and south east. …see more
Nearest beach 20 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
Set on a 20 acre small holding, where owners tend to free range hens, geese, ducks and rare breed cattle. …see more
“Large and Peaceful”
Reviewed 24 Nov 2012
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.
We had the most amazing relaxing weekend here. The hut is situated on a beautiful farm complete with chickens and ducks, a short walk away from the main buildings but it feels like a little world of i… More
Thank you for your very kind review. We are so glad you were able to relax and enjoy your natural surroundings here on our farm. It is what The Shepherds Hide is all about. Escaping the speed of the modern world! We hope to welcome you back in the future.
“Wonderful 'get away from it all' experience!”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2016
What a wonderful stay. The hide was beautiful, the location stunning, and the welcome warm. The ideal place to unwind and enjoy the outstanding views across the lake. Near enough to places of interest… More
Thank you for your review. We are soiled you enjoyed all The Shepherds Hide has to offer. We hope to welcome you back again in the future.
Reviewed 9 Jan 2016
We loved our New Years stay, a lot of quirky villages to visit be we could never wait to get back to the cosy hut to enjoy it. The grounds are so peaceful, would be sure to stop again.… More
Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your new year stay with us and enjoyed the farm and local towns. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Happy 2016.
This a Brand new luxury 3 bedroom static caravan on the coast with Park entertainment and activities, a short walk to the beach or drive into the seaside resort of Clacton-on-Sea. An ideal place to relax, have fun, explore Essex. …see more
Distance approx 6.69 miles from Colchester Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Great for children of all ages ;
The Lodge is an energy efficient building with a low carbon footprint.
“Modern rural cottage with character”
Reviewed 31 Jan 2013
The cottage is the perfect blend of old and new. It was built recently in a 'barn' style, with lots of character and quaint features. Everything works well (including the free wi-fi) and is clean an… More
“Great Base for a visit to Mersea”
Reviewed 29 Jan 2013
We were very impressed with the lodge. It was only built recently, and is clean and bright with all the necessary self catering facilities. Plenty of room to park the car. Great base for visiting the … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.1 km; Great for children of all ages ;
The delightful, newly-built cottage in the heart of the anchorage area on Mersea Island are within a stones throw from the beaches and fine restaurants.The house has 3 double bedrooms and can sleep up to 6 people. The house has a decked courtyard, garage and parking.In …see more
“Best holiday cottage I've ever stayed in”
Reviewed 23 May 2014
Bumpkin Cottage was a cosy haven of luxury beds, fluffy towels, pretty flowers, chocolate biscuits, milk and wine in the fridge on arrival. It was clean and welcoming, with everything that you might … More
“Fabulous location, maximum comfort”
Reviewed 22 May 2014
We have nothing but praise for this holiday cottage. It slept 6 people in perfect comfort, and with a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom, and 2 toilets, it was a real home from home. We were so close… More
“A luxury hidden gem in a perfect, unspoilt part of the country.”
Reviewed 27 Sep 2012
After a really bad journey we opened the door and found wine in the fridge and biscuits on the table... it could not have been better!
We were looking for somewhere different to stay for a long wee… More
Great for children of all ages ; Pets welcome; Private garden;
The Old Post office is a wonderful cottage found in the town of Higham in South Suffolk. This stunning property can accommodate up to 5 within its 3 bedrooms, the Old Post Office boasts a farmhouse-style kitchen, open fire, spacious sitting room, a family bathroom.The O …see more
Distance approx 7.29 miles from Colchester Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Oyster Cove Cottage sleeps 5 in 2 bedrooms. Bedroom 1 has a double , Bedroom 2 has a double and a single (top bunk).There is a lounge, seperate dining room, fully fitted kitchen, bathroom and large enclosed garden. 1 well-behaved dog.
“Stylish accommodation in a tranquil setting”
Reviewed 29 Sep 2013
We had to change the booking date for our holiday and the owner was very understanding so we re-booked in September 2013.
The property has been beautifully renovated: retaining the Victorian characte… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Dramatic sweeping sea and estuary views from all the main rooms of this stunning modern first floor apartment blow you away whatever the weather. Wake up to the sound of the sea gently lapping, take the kids crabbing, fall asleep in luxury and then do it all again.all o …see more
Distance approx 7.49 miles from Colchester Show on Map
We booked very last minute for a weekend break and fell upon this lovely little gem. We were welcomed by the bubbly owner who couldn't do enough for us. The bungalow was charming and deceptively spa… More
Reviewed 29 May 2015
We had the pleasure of being the first guests at this wonderful lodge by the sea. Camellia Lodge is clean and well kept with a beautiful, well established garden. Just a short walk from the beach, loc… More
“Comfortable, clean and good location”
Reviewed 14 Aug 2015
The property is close to many interesting shops on the high street and supermarkets. Also nice cafes and pubs. Colchester, Clacton and many other towns well worth a visit are a short drive away. The s… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Step back in time, how life used to be (with modern facilities) in olde world charm and country/seaside joy. …see more
“fabulous stay in lovely english countryside house near the sea”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2013
great stay, host was very friendly and helpful about the area, good clean comfortable house with a fully in bloom garden and terrace with a garden house to relax in.All kitchen equipment supplied, tow… More
“fabulous and delightful cottage”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2013
What a lovely house and amazing garden with so many different plants. We stayed on the terrace and enjoyed the view and the birds singing. The house was great with all we needed and a very cosy double… More
Nearest beach 20 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
This large house is light and bright, with plenty of space in every room, full of historic charm with a great atmosphere, Perfect for entertaining but lends itself equally well to a romantic getaway.This property is a world away despite being only 90 mins from London. …see more
Distance approx 8.04 miles from Colchester Show on Map
Nearest beach 24 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
only a few miles from the picturesque constable country where can go and hire a boat and row up the river and walk the lovely walks from Dedham and Flatford.Jump on a train and visit London for the day …see more
Distance approx 8.23 miles from Colchester Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 27 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Charming house in the village of Brantham on the Essex/Suffolk border. It is furnished to a high standard and tastefully decorated. Great location for exploring Suffolk and Essex including Constable Country, Alton Water, Stour Valley, the Coast, and London by train.Grea …see more
“Fantastic guest house with everything we required.”
Reviewed 25 Apr 2014
The Gable is a beautifully fitted out annex to the main Gable in Brantham. The unit comfortably sleeps 4 people and has been fitted out with an attention to detail.
There was a welcome basket wait… More
Thank you very much for your kind words.
“Great base for visiting area”
Reviewed 27 Jun 2015
My wife and I found the accommodation fulfilled all our needs. We were visiting friends in the area and also visiting lots of local attractions. The accommodation was spotlessly clean, comfortable and… More
Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay.
“A very nice cozy cottage”
Reviewed 2 Nov 2014
We had a wonderful two-week vacation in this cozy cottage.
On our arrival we found a nice welcome-pack and we were warmly welcomed by the owner.… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 4 km; Great for children of all ages ;
If its peaceful location you are seeking with beautiful views and access to lovely country walks this may be the place for you. We are also close to Colchester, Flatford and other places of interest.
PLEASE NOTE: WE HAVE LIMITED WIFI SUITABLE FOR LAPTOP ONLY.The Cart …see more
Distance approx 11.25 miles from Colchester Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
The caravan has a spacious layout making it very comfortable for up to 6 people, 1 double room with 1 twin room and a double pull out bed in the living room. The lounge further benefits a 32" freeview TV for those of you who love your soaps, the kitchen is open planned …see more
Distance approx 11.3 miles from Colchester Show on Map