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Birch Lodge

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Stanton, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
Upthorpe Lodges is a place where guests can totally relax, with a luxury hot tub and plenty of home comforts. Furnished and equipped to a very high standard, Birch Lodge was stylishly decorated and finished in 2016. The south-facing aspect captures all the daytime sun in this, one of the sunniest spots in the UK. A Smart TV allows online viewing with Netflix included, and the bedroom has a king-size bed. The large shower has the latest design of over-head and adjustable shower heads, and the kitchen has enough to keep the keenest of cooks happy.

All four lodges at Upthorpe Lodges include a luxury hot tub, and each lodge sits in its own private garden.

The bedroom contains a king-size bed, bedside tables and a dressing table. There are roomy and easily accessible wardrobes. This room includes a bedside radio and iphone dock and a small...
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Listing #HL60480
About the Owner
Ian S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2008
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

This is our 3rd visit to Upthorpe Lodges and each time we have stayed in a different lodge. Birch lodge is every bit as good as the others. We used the lodge as a base to visit Lackford Lakes, Minsmere, Diss, Dedham, Flatford, Bury St...More

Thank Rob F
Ian050660, VR Owner at Birch Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

What can we say! Thanks for being great visitors and for leaving our lodge ready for the next guests. As always, you're welcome back any time.

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Couldn't have imagined.a better place for a quiet couples getaway, secluded and only the sound of nature to keep you company! Ian is a wondeful host who is always so happy to stop and have a chat, and leaves so many helpful guides to the...More

Thank Bethany B
Ian050660, VR Owner at Birch Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thanks so much, really glad you found the lodge to be just what you wanted. Hope to see you back!

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Reviewed 26 May 2017

My wife and I celebrated our first anniversary by spending a weekend at the lodge and I can honestly say we were absolutely delighted with it. From the beautiful garden pathway to the lodge, to the decking, hot tub, and excellently kitted out lodge itself,...More

Thank GraemeMcL
Ian050660, VR Owner at Birch Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

We hope your anniversary break was the first of many happy anniversaries for you both, and that you'll want to return to Upthorpe Lodges in the future. We'd be delighted to see you again!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Queen
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About the neighbourhood
In the centre of East Anglia, About an hour's drive away is Suffolk's Heritage Coast where you'll find the popular but un-commercial seaside towns of Southwold and Aldeburgh. The appealing cities of Cambridge and Norwich, Suffolks 'Wool Villages' and Constable Country are all about an hour's drive away. Closer to home you will find Thetford Forest, Newmarket and just 20 minutes away the lively and well preserved Edwardian town of Bury St Edmunds.
Getting around
Use of a car is recommended as we are in Suffolk countryside. However, we are close to a bus route and pick-up from our nearest train station (Thurston) can also be arranged. There are several country walks nearby and we also have cycles to borrow upon request.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: London Stansted: 80.0 km
Railway: Bury St. Edmunds: 12.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 80.0 km
* By road, just 1 mile off the A143 main road, between Bury St. Edmunds & Diss
* By air only 80km from London Stansted (1 hrs drive) and 75km Norwich (1 hrs drive)
* Nearest railway stations, Bury St. Edmunds and Diss, car pick-up can be arranged.
* Hourly bus service from Bury St. Edmunds & Diss
* For Stansted try Ryanair & Easyjet
* For Norwich try Flybe
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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