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The Moat House

6 reviews
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Overview
5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This 5 bedroom house is the ideal rural retreat for a family holiday with lovely views in all directions. It is about 7 miles from the lovely coastal town of Southwold with its famous pier and Admams brewery. Also a 3 minute walk from Brampton station allows you to take the train to the picturesque market towns of Halesworth and Beccles. There are 2 reception rooms downstairs, one of which includes a snooker table. Also a kitchen diner with a table and chairs to seat 8. The end room leading off the utility is unavailable for access as it is a storage room. Upstairs there are 2 double bedrooms, one with en suite and a dressing room which can be used as a linked bedroom. There are also 3 single rooms. Outside the 1.5 acre garden is a beautiful place to relax. There is an outdoor heated swi...This 5 bedroom house is the ideal rural retreat for a family holiday with lovely views in all directions. It is about 7 miles from the lovely coastal town of Southwold with its famous pier and Admams brewery. Also a 3 minute walk from Brampton station allows you to take the train to the picturesque market towns of Halesworth and Beccles. There are 2 reception rooms downstairs, one of which includes a snooker table. Also a kitchen diner with a table and chairs to seat 8. The end room leading off the utility is unavailable for access as it is a storage room. Upstairs there are 2 double bedrooms, one with en suite and a dressing room which can be used as a linked bedroom. There are also 3 single rooms. Outside the 1.5 acre garden is a beautiful place to relax. There is an outdoor heated swimming pool available from May to September, a summer house and also a tree house to explore.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Game Room
Pool Table
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Private Garden
Iron
TV
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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1 - 5 of 6 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely weekend at Moat House with our Family. We enjoyed the beautiful garden and the extensive accommodation was perfect, providing a relaxing break in a tranquil and peaceful setting. We look forward to returning in the future.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Navigate531284
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We stayed here this past weekend and it was fabulous. The house, though sparsely furnished, gives you the feeling of stepping away from modern life. Only one tiny TV in the whole place which meant the kids had to find other forms of entertainment for...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank SJHosier
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

8 of us stayed in the Moat House: 4 grown ups & 4 kids ages ranging from 18 to 4. All of us had a great time. The property offers on one hand basic furniture but on the other hand it supplied us with perfect...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Dr Y A
rwakelin11, VR Owner at The Moat House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Many thanks. I'm glad you had a good holiday.

Reviewed 1 June 2018

We are a family of 7 and had a wonderful stay at this property. The weather had been kind to us and we were lucky to be able to use the swimming pool, which the children certainly made the most out of. This family home...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank nicolecampbell87
rwakelin11, VR Owner at The Moat House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. Do come again!

Reviewed 24 April 2018

I've just returned from a weekend at the Moat House with friends, and as the previous reviewer said, the photos really don't do it justice. The weather was very warm for April so we were able to really enjoy the beautiful gardens and the heated...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank JoolsP68
rwakelin11, VR Owner at The Moat House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words. Very pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to meeting you again.

About the Owner
Richard W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2018
Interaction with guests
I will be available at the start of your stay to answer any questions you may have and at the end to collect the key. If I am not available I will contact guests to arrange key collection/ drop off.
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About the neighbourhood
A beautiful part of the country with Southwold and Walberswick beaches nearby. Suffolk Coastal Heath is close by including Dunwich Forest which has lots of forest trails. Also Minsmere RSPB nature reserve.
Getting around
The train from Brampton station takes you in one stop north to the prettymarket town of Beccles. A further 3 stops and you will be in Lowestoft. Going south it's one stop to the small market town of Halesworth. Several stops further and you will be in the county town of Ipswich. By car you can explore the local area on mainly quiet roads. The quiet roads also make it an ideal place to explore on a bicycle.
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