Stour Barn

Stonham Aspal, Suffolk, England

Farmhouse style barn with private hot tub and enclosed garden near Stowmarket offers a great base for couples (plus dogs) to explore Suffolk.

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Lovely barn stay for 2 with private sheltered hot tub area for all weather bathing. The barns have been built around a central courtyard with trees and pond to create a pleasant environment.

Self catering and ensuite facilities make it easy to hide away here for a quiet romantic getaway.

CEO Jess' visit on 17th February during The Quirky Tour 2023

Key Points

  • Coach house style barn with private hot tub and covered garden room sleeps 2 in the tranquil village of Stonham Aspal.
  • The cottage has a spacious open plan style kitchen-lounge-diner with woodburning stove for cosiness.
  • There is a double bedroom with en-suite shower room.
  • Enjoy your delicious complimentary breakfast basket that is fit for a king.
  • Enjoy a day trip to Framlingham Castle or visit one of the 2 nearby areas of outstanding beauty.


Retreat to the countryside at this gorgeous Suffolk barn cottage for 2, with private hot tub and enclosed garden, in a wooded meadow setting in the tranquil village of Stonham Aspal. 

This farmhouse style property offers an open plan kitchen and living area, ground floor bedroom with modern en-suite shower room and fully enclosed garden with private hot tub! It also benefits from a high vaulted ceiling with beautiful exposed oak beams so manages to combine the feeling of openness with cosiness in a very unique way.

Inside you can dine at the antique farm table- enjoying the complimentary delicious breakfast basket, before relaxing on the comfy sofa, the perfect place to relax and snuggle up to your loved one. Here you can enjoy the free wifi, make use of the TV and DVD player or simply sit back and feel the warmth of the log burner radiate through you of an evening.

Outside you can sink into the bubbles of the hot tub, enjoy dining al fresco on the terrace or cook up a storm on the BBQ! The enclosed garden offers a great place to sit with a book or that all-important morning cuppa! 

Locally there is plenty to see and do with the coast and 2 areas of outstanding beauty just a short half-hour drive away. The waterfront at Ipswich offers bars and restaurants galore for those who don't want to cook, whilst the 12th century Framlingham Castle offers regular shows and exhibitions plus a cafe! 

There are short and long break stays available with 2 or 3 night weekends with Friday arrivals, 4 night midweek breaks with Monday arrivals and 5 night midweek breaks with Sunday arrivals. Full weeks or fortnight stays can commence on Fridays, Mondays or Sundays.

Up to 3 dogs welcome in the property with a charge of £15 each per stay to cover cleaning. 

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Room Types

Double Ensuite



 Wheelchair friendly accom






 Dining area

 Heating - underfloor


Paid Extras







 Dining area

 Garden - enclosed

Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks


 TV - Smart



 Book a beauty treatment

 Private Hot Tub

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels

 Welcome pack








 Free parking


 Mid sized site (5-11 accoms)


Is this somewhere for my dog to exercise?

Yes we have a fully enclosed 2 acre meadow for dogs to run around and socialise in.

What is included in the breakfast hamper?

The Breakfast Basket includes locally sourced produce including eggs, bacon, mushrooms, tomatoes, bread, butter, milk, jam & marmalade, fresh fruit, cookies etc.

Does the property have heating?

Yes it has underfloor heating and a wood burner for which we provide a basket of logs. Additional ones can be purchased on site.

Do you offer any extras?

Yes we can offer champagne, handmade chocolates, deli hampers, flowers etc.

Can we hire bikes?

We have a motley selection of second hand bikes that you are welcome to use free of charge.

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 1st May 2023 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Carl Scott from Stour Barn