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The Lily Pad

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
Condo/Apartment
Key Features Fabulous location overlooking Thorpeness Meare Village location and close to all amenities Two minutes' walk to Thorpeness beach 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom Flatscreen TV, DAB radio and Wi-Fi Ideal romantic cottage for couples Description Situated in one of the most stunning locations on the Meare ‘The Lily Pad' is in a prime location backing onto the Thorpeness Meare and just a few minutes' walk from the beach. You'll receive a warm welcome from the owner with a freshly baked cake and a bottle of wine. This charming studio style apartment is also a short walk to a vibrant pub, a one of a kind golf course and the boat house. An ideal retreat for couples looking to relax and enjoy the beauty of the enchanting Suffolk coast. Single storey accommodation Kitchen: Dishwasher...Key Features Fabulous location overlooking Thorpeness Meare Village location and close to all amenities Two minutes' walk to Thorpeness beach 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom Flatscreen TV, DAB radio and Wi-Fi Ideal romantic cottage for couples Description Situated in one of the most stunning locations on the Meare ‘The Lily Pad' is in a prime location backing onto the Thorpeness Meare and just a few minutes' walk from the beach. You'll receive a warm welcome from the owner with a freshly baked cake and a bottle of wine. This charming studio style apartment is also a short walk to a vibrant pub, a one of a kind golf course and the boat house. An ideal retreat for couples looking to relax and enjoy the beauty of the enchanting Suffolk coast. Single storey accommodation Kitchen: Dishwasher, microwave, oven, hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine/dryer available via owner in the main house Sitting/Dining Area: Open plan kitchen/living/dining area. Flat screen TV, DAB radio and Wi-Fi. Wood burner and underfloor heating throughout. French doors lead from the living area to the garden with a private jetty Master Bedroom: Double bedroom with en-suite shower room, WC, washbasin, heated towel rail External features Guests have the use of a private patio area Facilities Gas central heating and electricity are included in the rental Free Wi-Fi Off road parking Additional information Due to Health and Safety legislation this property is not permitted to allow children due to its proximity to open water Pets are not permitted No smoking Distance to Beach – 2 minutes' walk away Distance to Local Shop – 3 minutes' walk away Nearest Supermarket – 2 miles Nearest Pub/Restaurant – 5 minutes' walk away Nearest Train Station – 5 miles Nearest Airports – The Lily Pad is 1hr 30 mins from Stanstead Airport 1hr 20 mins from Norwich AirportMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Manager
Angela Young (Property Manager Angela Young )
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 3 January 2020 via mobile

We received a very warm welcome from the owner on arrival and felt at home as soon as we entered The Lilypad. The property is in a peaceful location, extremely comfortable and has a lovely decor. Although winter time we enjoyed watching the wildlife on...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank RosalieG_11
Reviewed 7 May 2019

The attention to detail - the wine and cake - the underfloor heating - the toiletries -couldn't have wanted anything more in a rented apartment. Luxurious.More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank GoPlaces615864
Experience552875, VR Owner at The Lily Pad, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2019

Thank you very much for reviewing your stay at The Lily Pad in Thorpeness, Suffolk. Your words say it all! Delighted that you found everything luxurious and the little extras from the owners went down very well. The property is in an amazing spot over...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

New Year in Thorpeness, luckily we had dry, mild weather, but enjoyed the easy walks to Sizewell and Aldeburgh from the mere location of the Lily Pad. A lovely one bed, fully equipped rental. Welcomed with home made mince pies and Prosecco in arrival. Can’t...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Colette H
Experience552875, VR Owner at The Lily Pad, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2019

Dear Colette Thanks very much for reviewing your stay at The Lily Pad in Thorpeness. Sounds like you had a great start to 2019. Pleased that you found the mince pies and fizz went down well. The property is in a great place to explore...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Little if anything could be done to improve this brilliantly located apartment. The welcome was warm and the facilities very good quality. The local area is beautiful with quiet walks and great birding.More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Steve T
Experience552875, VR Owner at The Lily Pad, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Dear Stephen Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at The Lily Pad in Thorpeness. Wonderful to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and it met all your expectations. The apartment is perfectly located to explore the local area and as a...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018

Lovely property set in delightful surroundings. The apartment is everything you could wish for plus more. Very comfortable and top quality furnishings etc. Set in a picturesque village.The owners [and their lovely dog] have created a lovely place to stayMore

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank RuthSteels
Management response:Responded 25 April 2018

Dear Ruth Thank you kindly for taking the time to review your stay at The Lily Pad in Thorpeness. So great to hear you enjoyed this wonderful apartment overlooking the Meare. It truly is a delightful place to stay and the owners take great pride...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Balcony
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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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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