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Dawn Chorus Holidays - The Pines
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Reviewed 27 August 2014

Excellent experience, very we'll maintained and friendly people.
Would definitely recommend. The accommodation was luxurious and the welcome cake was delicious, as was the hearty stew we ordered for the nigh of our arrival. The "tent" was situated next to a free range chicken farm and there were also pigs nearby which the kids enjoyed feeding. All in all a very enjoyable experience.

Stayed: August 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

Firstly, thank you to Helen and Bob for welcoming us so warmly to their farm. They have done a great job with accomodation and the Shepherds' Huts were incredible. So much luxury in such a small space!

We will be recommending this to many of our friends and family and i would highly recommend you give it a go yourself!

Room Tip: Go for any of the Shepherds' Huts!
  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 17 August 2014

We received a really warm welcome. The safari tent was fully equipped, clean and just lovely. The grounds that the two tents and three shepherds hut are on is lovely and it was lovely to be woken up by the sounds of the cockeral, moo-ing cows and chickens (albeit a weee bit early...). My daughter and niece loved running across the grass to collect the eggs for breakfast. We really enjoyed it.

  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 10 August 2014

Just home from a great stay, stayed in an amazing tent, this place is a real gem.
We took 3 children who have not stopped talking about the holiday yet, it is so safe for children of all ages, plenty of open space to explore, collect eggs and play the great games provided by the amazing hosts Helen and Bob, we explored the local area and had great days out at the Lido in Bicycles, boat hire down the river, beeches where amazing in Southwold and on the only bad weather day we went to the world war museum which is free and highly recommended.
All in all an amazing holiday, tents very well equipped every thing you need, beds very comfortable kids loved the cabin bed. Thank you Helen and Bob you have a great retreat and we will be back.

  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

Great job Helen and Bob - Hope you are proud of what you have achieved - we had a fantastic week thank you and you were great hosts! Wonderful tent, probably bigger than our first flat and better equipped - think we all slept in all of the beds at some point - fantastic weather, beautiful setting and our boys (7 and 5) just so happy riding their bikes around the field and playing frisbee, rugby and hide and seek and visiting the pigs and chickens. And so much to explore locally from glorious beaches, WW2 air bases, BewilderWood, the brilliant Beccles lido and much more. A great blast of fresh air, nature and family fun.

Stayed: July 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 1 August 2014

This was a great secluded retreat; close enough to Southwold but also far enough to know you're in the countryside- it is after all a working farm; chickens, sheep even a couple of friendly Gloucestershire Old Spots. Me and my wife stayed for a night in the Texel Shepherd's Hut, listed as having space for a couple and two small children (though to be honest it would have been cramped with that many). Perfect for a couple though. The site is new, the Bradshaw family who run it are very friendly. When we went for a wander the local farm nearby even invited us to join in with their mass family rounders match!
We were provided with milk, eggs tea and coffee for when we arrived, a nice touch I think. You could even tell the cake was homemade!
There is a small honesty charge for the charcoal or wood for the BBQ but that's not a problem. Given all the utensils and gear are supplied I think even the least savvy BBQ'er can't go wrong. I can see they have also planted saplings around the huts so in a couple of years I think they will provide even more seclusion.

Not sure what could beat being sat outside in a quiet countryside with a BBQ, some vino and beautiful sunshine!

  • Stayed: July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in the Suffolk hut, was really lovely. Cosy, quiet and in a great location, was all we wanted really.
everyone we met at the weekend was really friendly, the whole area was amazing and the farm where the huts are located, is fantastic, even the animals were friendly :-)

Couldn't say a bad word about it really, definitely recommend it.

  • Stayed: July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Address: The Pines Hall Road | Barsham, Beccles NR34 8JN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Beccles
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 Speciality Lodging in Beccles
Price Range: £66 - £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dawn Chorus Holidays - The Pines 3*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Dawn Chorus Holidays offers two spacious luxury safari-style canvas lodges and 3 shepherds huts (glamping at its best), the tents can sleep up to 8 people and the Norfolk Horn and Suffolk can sleep 2, Texel can sleep 4 but 2 being 2 small children no bigger than 110cm. Set on a working farm near the beautiful market town of Beccles. You will delight in the space, fresh air and seeing how a working farm works and you will love to be able to switch off and have a deserved break from hectic lifestyles. This is a time to get away from all things modern and resort back to nature. ... more   less 
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