Key Holiday Home Information:Dog-Friendly, up to 2 dog(s) welcome by arrangement.
Nearest Airport and Railway Station: Sudbury 10 minutes, Colchester 25 minutes.
Nearest city or town: Bury St Edmunds, approximately 20 miles away.
Type of self-catering holiday: Self-catering group accommodation perfect for celebrations of all kinds and hen parties.
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: 2/3-night w/e all year, 3-5 night midweek breaks
A secluded rural retreat in Lavenham, Suffolk for gatherings of friends, families, walkers, bird-watchers, weddings, civilised hen parties in spacious, beautiful, ancient and environmentally-friendly working farm to paint, pond dip, hug trees, play tennis, barbecue, sing, walk, bike, relax, feast and celebrate. Tudor barn and cartlodge sleep 2-30 in comfortable, quirky and breathtaking accommodation (this is not a bunkhouse barn) and surroundings. Short weekend and midweek breaks. New Year availability for mixed age family groups.
Entertainment and/or Leisure Facilities on Offer: Games Room , Tennis Court
Flexible changeover day: Yes
Recommended Attractions near Lavenham: Lavenham, Long Melford, Kersey - world-famous medieval wool towns, some guided tours. Beyond Constable Country (Dedham Vale, Flatford Mill), Bury St Edmunds with millennium cathedral tower. Kentwell Hall (Tudor/WWII recreations), castles (Framlingham, Orford, Hedingham), church trail, Sutton Hoo & numerous other National Trust properties. Go Ape in Thetford Forest - high wire adventure for over 10s. Farm shops, canoe hire on the River Stour, boat trips, boats to hire, walks, riding, golf courses, fishing, nature reserves, open gardens, museums, Anglo-Saxon village reconstruction.
Good places to visit near Lavenham: Suffolk Coast - nature reserves, Orford castle, Sutton Hoo, coastal boat trips to see wildlife. Cambridge including the Fitzwilliam Museum, punting and historic buildings. National Trust properties Sutton Hoo on coast, Blickling & Felbrigg in NorfolkMore about the Location:
Annual Events: Art exhibitions at The Wildlife Art Gallery, Gainsborough House and others throughout the year. Kentwell Hall Tudor and WWII re-creations mid June-mid July; open Apr-Sept. Open gardens - villages and schemes throughout the year. Chelsworth,Lavenham, Sudbury & Cornard - June. Lavenham Tourist Info Centre: 01787 248207
Good places to eat near Lavenham: The White Horse, Edwardstone. The Red Rose, Lindsey. The Bell, Kersey. The Fleece, Boxford. The Angel and The Great House in the well-preserved Suffolk village of Lavenham.
Short Breaks: Yes, minimum 2 nights