Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Polstead, Suffolk, England

Get away to Polstead in the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) for an idyllic country cottage holiday. In the area, you will find farm cottages, pine lodges with hot tubs, pet-friendly farmhouses and stunning barn conversions.


Facts about what Polstead offers for Self-Catering Breaks

The very pretty Suffolk village of Polstead offers plenty of atmosphere with its thriving community and lots going on. This area is well-known locally for its cherries, produced at a 19th century orchard at Polstead Heath. As for village amenities, it has a community shop, post office and pub which are most useful during a self-catering holiday.  Suffolk’s thousand churches are famous. You may wish to visit St. Mary's Church is in a beautiful setting and is a Grade I listed medieval building with many interesting features. In addition, the modern Village Hall, set on the village green, has superb facilities for events, which include a regular programme of film screenings. It might be an interesting experience during your Polstead cottage break.

Things to See and Do during a cottage holiday in Polstead, Suffolk

•    For keen walkers, the area around Polstead has many well-maintained footpaths to follow. To find your way around, you can obtain the Polstead Footpath Map to guide you. As you venture out to explore, you will discover a variety of wildlife and several areas covered by ancient woodland.

•    Perhaps the best attraction that Polstead has to offer is its location within the Dedham Vale AONB.  This area is at the heart of Constable Country with delightful villages and places of interest to visit such as historical Dedham and Flatford Mill within easy reach.  Explore this scenic area to discover just what inspired the painter John Constable so.

•    Polstead is just five miles from the ancient market town of Hadleigh, which boasts pretty streets, historic buildings and traditional produce.

•    If you want to visit Colchester, it lies nine miles from Polstead. It's a great town for a day out, to visit Colchester Zoo or Colchester Castle. Families have lots of fun at Rollerworld, where you can have a go on the roller-skating rink or try the laser game. To get away from it all, enjoy the gardens at Castle Park. This town centre attraction contains riverside walks, a museum, play area and children's boating lake. You can follow the Tree Trail and watch performances on the Band Stand.

When it comes to places to stay in and near to Polstead, options include quaint English country cottages, thatched cottages and even cottages with decorative pargeting for true Suffolk style.  Wherever you choose to stay, we hope you find your dream holiday cottage in or near to Polstead on Country Cottages Online.

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Featured Holiday cottages near Polstead Suffolk:

Deepwell Barn, Buxhall, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Vale of Buxhall.

Perfect for two, Deepwell Barn is an idyllic thatched barn conversion nestled by greenery just 3 and a half miles from Stowmarket and 13 miles from Bury St Edmunds.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £484 to £702 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Late availability: from 01 August 2016 to 19 August 2016;

phone 01787 211 115 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Skylarks Barn, Old Newton, Suffolk, England

2 bedroom Barm Conversion, East Anglia.

Escape from it all at this beautiful 2 bedroom holiday barn in rural Suffolk, stylishly and beautifully presented throughout, with a warming woodburning stove in the lounge and doors that open out to lush large gardens, this is a truly appealing rural retreat.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £538 to £592 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01787 211 115 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Little Cote, Old Newton, Suffolk, England

3 bedroom Cottage, East Anglia.

Cosy and romantic luxurious cottage nestled in a two acre wildflower meadow and surrounded by farmland and undulating countryside, pet friendly with it’s own private and enclosed garden.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £592 to £1132 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 5 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)

phone 01787 211 115 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Strawberry Hall Cottages, Ipswich, Suffolk, England

4 bedroom Barn Conversion, Constable Country.

Three four star rated holiday cottages found in rural Suffolk just outside the owner's sheep farm, with charming rustic character and countryside views, these cottages are perfect for country holidays in beautiful Suffolk.

Special features: games room.

Price range from £280 to £640 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 10 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 29 July 2016 to 09 September 2016; from 16 September 2016 to 24 October 2016;

phone 01473 658354 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Cocketts, Mendlesham Green, Suffolk, England

4 bedroom Country House, Heart of Suffolk.

Escape to the country in style with a stay at Cocketts in the heart of tranquil and beautiful Suffolk.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £540 to £1140 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 8 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 19 August 2016 to 26 August 2016; from 05 September 2016 to 22 September 2016; from 25 September 2016 to 29 September 2016;

phone 01449 766498 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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