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The Windmill Suffolk - Bury St Edmunds

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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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 ...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 holiday let and due to the layout with its sweeping staircase unfortunately The Windmill is not suitable for those with limited mobility. It is a non-smoking property throughout and not suitable for pets. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Adults only accommodation. The Windmill Suffolk does not allow children under the age of 16.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath
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About the Owner
Steven and Natalie R
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2016
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our 3rd visit to the windmill and as expected it didn't disappoint. From the luxurious interior to the spectacular views across the countryside you really couldn't ask for more. Steven and Natalie as always left us some lovely treats for our stay knowing...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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Traveler692845, VR Owner at The Windmill Suffolk - Bury St Edmunds, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Steve and Rachel for this lovely review of your 3rd stay with us at The Windmill- it feels like welcoming old friends now. It's so lovely to know that you love The Windmill to always want to spend your anniversary here and thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across this place by absolute fluke and boy and I the happier for it. Booked a two night stay to just get a change of scenery in this covid nightmare. Absolutely amazing, hosts couldn’t be better, loved the beautiful complimentary cake. Accommodation is absolutely...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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Traveler692845, VR Owner at The Windmill Suffolk - Bury St Edmunds, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for such a lovely review of your summer stay at The Windmill Suffolk... reading it makes me want to book a stay and I run it! Tee hee! It's nice to hear you enjoyed everything - we do try and think of everything...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from our first ‘post lockdown’ break at the fabulous Windmill and we can’t wait to go back! From the warm and safe welcome from Natalie with the ‘virtual walkthrough’, keyless entry, meticulous cleaning procedures which were clear to see, we immediately...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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Traveler692845, VR Owner at The Windmill Suffolk - Bury St Edmunds, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, thank you for such a wonderful review of your recent stay at The Windmill Suffolk Laura. Reading it really made me feel very emotional and so pleased and proud to hear how much you loved your stay with us. It is fabulous to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Third time lucky! Due to covid our 50th celebrations were postponed twice but we finally got there and it was so worth the wait, from the celebration package to the little touches like decaff coffee and milk in the fridge everything was perfect The windmill...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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Traveler692845, VR Owner at The Windmill Suffolk - Bury St Edmunds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thankyou for this lovely review of your stay at The Windmill Lisa. You both finally got your birthday celebrations with us! We are so pleased that you had such amazing weather for your stay and were able to enjoy the local countryside during your break....More

Reviewed 6 July 2020

There is not much to add - the other reviews sum it up nicely. The Windmill is beautiful and the views are amazing. Natalie and Steven are amazing hosts. As the first guests post lockdown I am not sure who was more excited - us...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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Traveler692845, VR Owner at The Windmill Suffolk - Bury St Edmunds, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2020

Thankyou SO much for writing this fab review on the same day you left for us Sharon- we really appreciate it and you are so right.. it was definitely a draw as to who was the most excited! You also win the record for the...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Balcony
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Patio
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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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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