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The entrance to The Gig House
5.0 of 5 bubbles
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5 reviews
The entrance to The Gig House
Living Room - with French doors to the private garden and patio area
Open plan dining and relaxing area
Living Room - with French doors to the private garden and patio area
Living Room - Freeview TV and wi-fi included
Dinner for two
Dining area
Relax by the cosy woodburner - a romantic addition to the central heating!
Relax by the cosy woodburner - a romantic addition to the central heating!
The fully equipped kitchen features an original brick floor
The fully equipped kitchen features an original brick floor
Bedroom with king sized bed (1)
Bedroom with king sized bed (2)
Bedroom with king sized bed (3)
Bathroom with shower over the bath - There's a separate WC
Private garden and patio area for you to relax in (1)
French doors to private garden and patio
Private garden and patio area for you to relax in (2)
Private garden and patio area for you to relax in (3)
The Gig House at Christmas
The road into Stonham Aspal - and some of the local attractions signposted
Stonham Aspal's unusual church tower.
Harvest time in the village
The view over a nearby field.  Fancy a walk?
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 2
Stonham Aspal, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
This attractive, single storey cottage is the perfect country hideaway for two and features a woodburner, king sized bed and private garden. The Gig House is a charming and spacious single storey, self catering cottage adjoining the owners' 17th century former farmhouse in beautiful Suffolk. Ideally and centrally located for the county, with all the region's key attractions in easy striking distance. You'll find and enjoy a rich variety of country pubs and restaurants in the surrounding villages.

French doors open onto a private garden with patio for sitting out and barbecues and there is easy walking, cycling and nature right on the doorstep.

Stonham Barns and Owl Sanctuary, Framlingham Castle, Saxtead Windmill, Thornham Walks, and the Museum of East Anglian Life are all close by.

Historic Bury St Edmunds, Lavenham...
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About the Owner, Ian W
Languages spoken: German, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL353339
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boldeyand...
Huntingdon
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12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015 for a stay in November 2015
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What can l say ,we arrived friday late afternoon ,we were welcomed by Ian who had the house lovely and warm ,with a wood burning fire ,which we didn't have to relight during our stay of 3 nights,it was lovely and clean,felt really homely,everything you needed ,a lovely little garden ,with a lot of bird activity which was lovely,to be...

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So glad that you enjoyed your stay. We'll look forward to seeing you again in the summer.

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Attleborough
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We have just returned from a week's stay at the Gig house. Full of character, extremely comfortable and clean as well as being very well equipped, this cottage offers an excellent base for exploring Suffolk. The owners Ian and Janine are really kind, helpful yet unobtrusive as well as being informative about the attractions of the area. We really enjoyed...

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Many thanks for your review. We're pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you again soon.

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Kent, Uk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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An excellent 2-person "get away from it all" cottage. Tucked away at the rear of the owner's extensive farmhouse, The Gig House offers all anyone could want from a smaller style of property - which is actually a lot larger than it first appears. Because the cottage is so well shielded and set back, one could easily feel miles out...

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We're so glad that you enjoyed your stay at The Gig House. Many thanks for taking the trouble to write your review.

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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£54
£375
7 Jan 2017 -
31 Mar 2017
Spring 2017
7 nights --
£332
1 Apr 2017 -
28 Apr 2017
Easter 2017
7 nights --
£438
29 Apr 2017 -
26 May 2017
Early Summer 2017
7 nights --
£332
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About the neighbourhood
This attractive, single storey cottage is the perfect country hideaway for two. French doors open onto a private garden area, making for an ideal retreat in beautiful Suffolk. The Gig House adjoins the owner's 17th century home with easy walking, cycling and nature right on the doorstep. You'll find and enjoy a rich variety of country pubs and restaurants in the surrounding villages. <BR><BR>Stonham Barns and Owl Sanctuary, Framlingham Castle, Saxtead Windmill, Thornham Walks, and the Museum of East Anglian Life are all close by. <BR><BR>Historic Bury St Edmunds, Lavenham, Sutton Hoo, Long Melford, Woodbridge, Ickworth, Bressingham Steam and Gardens, Jimmy's Farm and much more are all within 30 minutes' drive. Easy access to Suffolk's Herita... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Stansted: 94.0 km
Railway: Stowmarket: 10.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 56.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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