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Shearers Cottage

Shearers Cottage
Very good
7 reviews
Shearers Cottage
Shearers Cottage
Shearers Cottage
Dining Room
Poppy Bedroom
Green Bedroom
Sutton Hoo Burial Site
The Farm
The Farm
Woodbridge Tidemill
Woodbridge Windmill
The River Deben
The River Deben
The River Deben
The River Deben
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2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Woodbridge, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
The exterior of the cottage is wooden clad in traditional Suffolk style and guests will be greeted with the large tri-fold patio doors to the front. Designated parking and a secure patio and garden allows guests to sit in comfort and enjoy the surroundings.

Shearers Cottage includes an enclosed private garden which is fenced to secure any little ones. Garden furniture and bbq is included for you to sit back and relax. Within the owners large enclosed garden children are welcome to enjoy the wooden play equipment and large trampoline as their grandchildren only visit occasionally. Please note
guests are responsible for the safety of their children at all times.

Guests are also welcome to enjoy walks across the owners fields to admire the views of the River Deben. Keen ramblers can enjoy beautiful riverside walks all the way to Woodbri...
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About the Owner, helen s
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We live on site so will be on hand to answer any questions you may have or sort out any problems that may arise.
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Listing #HL215582
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Very good - based on 7 reviews
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English first
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016
person found this review helpful

Shearers Cottage is just perfect, very comfortable and with everything you need including dishwasher, washing machine etc. and is ideal for a family, with swings and a trampoline, indoor games and DVDs. The location is secluded but within easy reach of Suffolk's attractions. We had a little trouble finding the cottage because our SatNav sent us somewhere else but if...

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Thank you for your kind words, it is always lovely to hear that guests have enjoyed their stay!


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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

The photos and past reviews of the cottage are from when it was first opened. When we arrived from the outside the cottage looked lovely and on first appearances on entering it looked fine but once we were unpacked and has the opportunity to take in the appearance of the cottage looked tired and was in need of a good...

Management response:

We are sorry that you did not enjoy our cottage as much as you had hoped. The plug issue was dealt with promptly and at no time did you comment on a drainage smell so I was not aware of this, sorry. I will ask our present guests if they are having a problem and thank you for drawing our...


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68 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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We stayed here by chance as we usually stay in Orford but this place came up on trip advisor so we decided to have a change of scene. We are so glad we did as this was a little gem, a short walk from Sutton Hoo. The accommodation was clean and well laid out with ensuite bathrooms for both bedrooms,...

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(2)
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Suitable for children
Smoking not allowed
Pets are allowed, please contact me. Up to 2 dogs welcome.
    1 Half bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    1 King
    2 Super Kings
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
30 Sep 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
Low Season
3 nights
23 Dec 2017 -
29 Dec 2017
3 nights
30 Dec 2017 -
5 Jan 2018
New Year
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Preferred payment method is a BACS transfer. Cheques accepted but will need to be cleared prior to your holiday commencing.
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About the neighbourhood
The market town of Woodbridge is just 2 miles away and offers plenty of interesting shops, restaurant and pubs. To add to your enjoyment there is also a theatre, swimming pool and plenty of riverside amenities. Situated on a working farm, home to Sutton Hoo free range chickens, the cottage is just a stones throw from the Sutton Hoo National Trust site and under 13 miles to the historic town of Framlingham with its wonderful castle. Coastal towns of Southwold and Aldeburgh are only a short drive away.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Stanstead: 120.0 km
Railway: Melton: 2.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 95.0 km
The nearest train station is Melton - approx 1 mile.The nearest airport is Stanstead - approx 62 miles.Its is less than a 2 hour drive from London
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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