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Fenland Railway Carriages

Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England

Victorian Railway Carriages with space for 4 guests each, near the village of Wisbech St Mary. 2 night minimum stay.

Fenland self-catering holidays offer quality accommodation in the village of Wisbech St. Mary. On offer are 2 Victorian Railway Carriages ( with space for 3/4 guests) set in their own pretty gardens leading into a 3 acre Apple Orchard.

Wisbech St. Mary is a small village, 2 miles west of the town of Wisbech. The village has a mini-market and post office, fish and chip shop, The Wheel Inn and a parish church. For more shops and entertainment you can travel to the market town of Wisbech which has the River Nene running through the town's centre.

The Railway Carriage for up to 3 people consists of a South facing conservatory/dining area, the fully fitted kitchen has a hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge freezer and automatic washing machine. A lounge with digital television, DVD player, CD Player, Electric fire and a folding single bed. Bathroom with bath and shower. Double bedroom. Outside is a private garden with garden furniture and a BBQ. All rooms are centrally heated.

Low season prices start at £130 for 2 nights.

Ivywood Carriage for up to 4 guests has a dining area, fully fitted kitchen with Hob, Electric Oven, Microwave, Fridge Freezer and Automatic Washing Machine. A lounge With Freeview Digital TV, DVD player, CD Player and Electric fire. 2 double bedrooms. A bathroom with bath and shower. Oil fired central heating throughout.

Low season prices start at £155 for 2 nights.

Ample parking. Dogs welcome. Prices include all heating and linen for bedrooms, bathrooms and kitchen. Wi-Fi.

Minimum stay of 2 nights between the 31st October and 31st March. 7 night minimum stay during the rest of the year.

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Nearest Airport/s

London Stansted