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The Windmill Suffolk - Bury St Edmunds

45 reviews
The Pod- 4th floor living area
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Cockfield, Babergh District, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
Enjoy a relaxing retreat at one of the UK’s most unique and luxurious self-catering holiday accommodations. Enjoy a sublime stay in the most scenic of settings in this astounding adults-only boutique bolthole.

Whether you are looking for a romantic hide away, or for fun filled time off with friends there really is no place like The Windmill Suffolk.

Located just 2 miles from Historic Lavenham, within easy reach of what Suffolk and the picturesque surrounding counties of Norfolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire have to offer.

Originally built in 1891 the recently converted Windmill is the perfect contemporary country hideaway. With stunning panoramic views across the rolling Suffolk countryside, you can enjoy these from both the private balcony or the comfy warmth of the ‘POD’ top floor living space.

The Windmill Suffolk is an adults only hol...
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Listing #HL8439745
About the Owner
Steven and Natalie R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
The owners are generally always on site ( as our house is 2 minutes from The Windmill!) should you have any queries or want advice on local attractions or places to eat. We will always be here to check you in and out of The Windmill and are more than happy for you to call us if you need us for any reason.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I booked the windmill as a joint birthday stay for my husband and I. We wanted something unusual and special in the Suffolk countryside. The windmill was perfect, we loved the originality of the windmill building which is so beautifully designed and thought out. The...More

Thank Debbie B
Management response:Responded yesterday

Dear Debbie, Thank you for taking the time to write this fabulous review. We are so pleased you chose the The Windmill for your birthday celebrations and that you got some peaceful " just us time" together for a few days. We are thrilled that...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We obtained a late booking due to a cancellation for 2 nights in June and we struck gold. The Windmill exceeded all expectations and we had an excellent stay. The view from the Pod is magnificent and we spent one evening just sitting outside with...More

Thank Bob M
Management response:Responded 5 days ago

Thank you for this lovely review Bob- we are so pleased that the last minute cancellation we had exactly matched the dates you wanted and that you both had a lovely stay. Your comment about the glasses of wine made me smile.. one does never...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing stay at Windmill for my husband’s 40th Birthday. Natalie is a very warm and welcoming host. The Windmill itself has been renovated to a very high standard. The decor is beautiful and very luxurious! Well worth every penny. There are amazing...More

Thank Caroline M
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Many thanks for taking the time to write us this lovely review Caroline- we do appreciate it and are so very pleased you both enjoyed your stay at The Windmill. Thank you for your kind comments about the decor and standard of The Windmill too....More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • SuperKing Beds:(2)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Adults only accommodation. The Windmill Suffolk does not allow children under the age of 16.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Kings
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About the neighbourhood
Whether you are looking for a romantic hideaway, or for fun filled time off with friends there really is no place like The Windmill Suffolk.

With plenty of country walks and local attractions, including a variety of National Trust properties within a 10 minute drive you have your pick of things to do during your stay with us.

Nestled in Suffolk’s beautiful countryside, The Windmill Suffolk,, is located just 2 miles from Historic Tudor Lavenham. We are less than 10 minutes drive from gorgeous Georgian Bury St Edmunds and its famous Abbey and gardens.

Newmarket races are 20 minutes away and Cambridge for obligatory punting on the river Cam and visiting the plethora of universities is 45 minutes drive away.
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How to get there
Airport: Stansted: 68.0 km
Railway: Bury St Edmunds: 14.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 43.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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