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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.

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.

Minimum price per night is £146 when staying for a week in low season. In August a 2-night weekend break with Friday arrival costs £327 per night.

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

Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s

Norwich