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The Chocolate-Box Cottage * Aldeburgh *

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Streaming sunlight, high ceilings, cosy fireplace and comfortable, high quality furniture.
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Streaming sunlight, high ceilings, cosy fireplace and comfortable, high quality furniture.
Chocolate-Box Cottage
Master bedroom.
Super king size bed.
2.2 metre oak dining table
French doors lead out from the dining room into a suntrap courtyard.
Bespoke kitchen looking onto the sun-trap courtyard.
The guest bedroom has 2 small singles made of solid oak wood frame and superior quality linen.
Mahogany writers desk
Traditional cast iron bathtub
Spacious, modern shower
Extra large king bed
A stones throw from the shingle beach
Stroll along the promenade to the Fisherman's Huts to find freshly caught Lobster, crab and fish.
Walks along Aldeburgh Heritage Coastline
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Aldeburgh, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
This charming cottage has streaming sunlight, high ceilings and a cosy fireplace. Perfectly positioned in a sunny spot tucked just off Aldeburgh High Street and a stones throw from Aldeburgh beach.

MASTER BEDROOM: The master bedroom is spacious and peaceful with two tall seaside windows catching the coastal light through the changing phases of the day.

GUEST BEDROOM:
The guest bedroom is furnished with 2 small single beds (190cm L x 80cm W x 40cm H) made of a solid oak wood frame and quality hypoallergenic mattresses and superior bedding.
Listing #HL8255029
About the Owner
Sophie and Harry B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Guests can enjoy the cottage to themselves. Guest access is 24 hours.
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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

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Management response:Responded 15 November 2017

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Fabulous well thought out cottage. Every thing we needed. Aldeburgh has all the amenities you could need .

Thank nicola_shires
Management response:Responded 31 October 2017

Dear Nicola and David, Thank you for such for your lovely review of the cottage. It was such a pleasure to have you to stay. I hope you had a wonderful Aldeburgh holiday. All our best wishes until next time, Sophie and Harry

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We had a brilliant stay in this beautifully appointed cottage in Aldeburgh. Sophie was so helpful and she made the whole booking easy and enjoyable, answering all questions promptly and patiently, We loved the welcome surprise and the cottage is ideally situated for local shops...More

Thank Grainne R
Management response:Responded 3 October 2017

Dear Grainne, Thank you for your wonderful review and for your very kind words about the cottage. I'm so pleased you and your girlfriends had a lovely weekend in Aldeburgh. Thank you for being such a delightful guest throughout the reservation. Please come again! All...More

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
1. CHILDREN: Babies and children are very welcome however, unfortunately the cottage is not suitable for young children from crawling age to 5+ years. This is due to the cottage's...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Super King
    2 Twins
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
Default 2 nights
R 1 770
£99
R 2 324
£130
13 Jun 2018 -
27 Jun 2018
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1 night
R 1 698
£95
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15 Jul 2018 -
16 Jul 2018
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1 night
R 1 770
£99
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17 Jul 2018 -
18 Jul 2018
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1 night
R 1 770
£99
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 787 / stay - Deposit
  • Linen Fee: R 179 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: R 715 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The Chocolate-Box is located in the idilic seaside town of Aldeburgh on the beautiful Suffolk Heritage Coast. This coastal gem is famous for the Aldeburgh Music Festival, Benjamin Britten, and arguably the best fish & chips, and ice-cream in England! The shingle beach is lined with traditional fisherman's huts and spotted with coloured boats. It can be enjoyed all year round by people of all ages. It is home to Maggi Hambling's much loved shell sculpture.

What can I do in Aldeburgh?
Aldeburgh has lots of activities for people of all ages. From the enviable selection of art galleries, bookshops, boutiques and eateries, to the wonderful festivals held throughout the year. Beautiful walks, sailing and golf are but a mere few of the favourite
Getting around
Aldeburgh is situated on the Suffolk Heritage Coast. Beautiful countryside and villages surround the town. Art and music festivals are held throughout the year.

For up to date and detailed information on getting around by train, bus, taxi services, and tours, The Aldeburgh Tourist Office is the best source for information. They are very friendly and helpful. Their contact details can be found online or please just email or call Sophie and Harry.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: London Airports: 120.0 km
Railway: Saxmundham Station: 10.0 km
DIRECTIONS AND PARKING

Arrive in Aldeburgh from any direction and drive south along Aldeburgh High Street, past the Fish & Chips shop. Turn left onto Hertford Place and Brudenell Street will be the first street on the right just before you reach the sea.

PARKING

There is very good availability of free on-street parking in this area of Aldeburgh, even in peak season. Sophie & Harry have not ever needed to park further than 1 minute from the cottage. Most often, a parking spot is available within 10 seconds from the cottage front door. Please call or message Sophie for favourite parking spots.

The on-street parking is free, unlimited time and the usual parking rules apply.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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