Homely Pet-Friendly Cottage near Snape with 3 Bedrooms and Secure Gardens
Looking for a homely welcoming cottage for a relaxing holiday close to the scenic Suffolk
coast? Situated on the edge of the tranquil village of Tunstall, just outside of the Suffolk
Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Sandpipers is in a great location for exploring some of the best of the nearby coast on days out with the bustling seaside town of Aldeburgh and its beach just 9 miles away.
With 3 bedrooms, this comfortable and homely cottage sleeps up to 6 people (plus there is space for one cot). There is one king-size bedroom and two twin bedrooms, plus a Z-bed is available should you need to sleep 7 people. The lounge with its warming open fire is a great place to relax and unwind and the newly fitted kitchen makes for easy self-catering and is complemented by an external utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer. There is a dining room so you can all dine together and the family bathroom completes the accommodation.
Outside is a lovely terrace where you can enjoy a morning coffee or sit out and watch the sunset next to the rural setting and there are attractive secure gardens to the front and rear of the property too, making this cottage appealing to both dog owners and families.
Set in the often preferred, edge of village location, within the village of Tunstall itself there is an art gallery with coffee shop and garage. Close by are country walks, country lanes where you can cycle and of course the stunning nearby coast with its beaches and pretty seaside towns. This area is popular with birdwatchers with Minsmere and Orford Ness just an easy drive away. Popular places to visit for days out include Aldeburgh, Snape, Southwold, Dunwich and Sutton Hoo. Sandpipers is a great base from which to discover some of this beautiful part of Suffolk
This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2018
- Two adult bicycles available for use.
Washing machine and tumble dryer in external utility room.
Kitchen & Dining:
- Video or DVD
- Internet Access
- Coffee Maker
- Washing Machine
- Type of Cooker: Electric oven and hob.
- Dining Table Seats: 6
- 1 Kingsize Bed(s)
- 4 Single Bed(s)
- 1 Z Bed(s)
- Bed Linen Provided
Heating:Garden and Outdoors:
- Towels Provided
- Enclosed Garden: pretty mature enclosed gardens front and back
Sutton Hoo Saxon burial site
Easton Farm Park
Crabbing at Walsberwick an absolute must!
The Tide Mill at Woodbridge
Aldeburgh The Scallop Shell & The Red House home of Benjamin Britten
Thorpeness: with boating lake, cafés, windmill and the House in the Clouds.
Offord Castle - great audio tour!
Framlingham: pretty town and castle
The signposted walk from Snape to Iken is delightful.
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Wickham Market Station is 2 miles away
Recommended Places to Visit: Sutton Hoo - see the Saxon burial site and museum
Southwold - especially a visit to the pier
Framlington market on Sat morning followed by lunch in one of the towns many cafes and a tour of the Castle
Orford Ness: National Trust nature reserve
Annual Events: Aldeburgh Music festival Fri 8 - Sun 24 June 2018
Aldeburgh Carnival Sat 18th- Mon 20th August 2018
Aldeburgh Food Festival 15 & 16 September 2018 (provisional)
Maverick Music Festival Easton Farm Park 6-8 July 2018
Folk East Fri 17th to Sun 19th August 2018. Glemham Hall, Woodbridge
Recommended Places to Eat Out: Good pubs and cafes in all the surrounding villages and towns. A comprehensive list is provided to guests
Local Sports: Minsmere RSPB bird sanctuary
Valley Farm Riding Stables
Golf at Seckford Hall Woodbridge
Swimming pool at Woodbridge.
Rendlesham & Tunstall Forest - walking and cycling trails