A striking mill conversion a perfect romantic break
Big skies and fine views from the hot tub
The sun room bringing the outside in
A wonderful blend of traditional and contemporary
Relax in the comfortable lounge after a day exploring
Nice finishing touches throughout
Cosy up in front of the wood burner
Guaranteed to take the chill off any evening
Everything required for holiday dining
Tune in to the local radio or your favourite station
A great place to take time out
A great back drop to any meal
Entering the extraordinary king-size bedroom
Comfortable king-size bed ensuring a good nights rest
Central skylight floods the room with natural light
View from the bedroom balcony
Take a soak in the bath in the contemporary bathroom
A modern twist on a character home
Peering through the stable door
Ornamental fish swim in the moat below
1 / 20  A striking mill conversion a perfect romantic break
2 / 20  Big skies and fine views from the hot tub
3 / 20  The sun room bringing the outside in
4 / 20  A wonderful blend of traditional and contemporary
5 / 20  Relax in the comfortable lounge after a day exploring
6 / 20  Nice finishing touches throughout
7 / 20  Cosy up in front of the wood burner
8 / 20  Guaranteed to take the chill off any evening
9 / 20  Everything required for holiday dining
10 / 20  Tune in to the local radio or your favourite station
11 / 20  A great place to take time out
12 / 20  A great back drop to any meal
13 / 20  Entering the extraordinary king-size bedroom
14 / 20  Comfortable king-size bed ensuring a good nights rest
15 / 20  Central skylight floods the room with natural light
16 / 20  View from the bedroom balcony
17 / 20  Take a soak in the bath in the contemporary bathroom
18 / 20  A modern twist on a character home
19 / 20  Peering through the stable door
20 / 20  Ornamental fish swim in the moat below

Debenham Mill

Debenham, Suffolk
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Romantic
Quirky
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Sympathetically converted and beautifully furnished 1839 mill ideal relaxing getaway
  • Perfect for a romantic celebration or to simply recharge the batteries with far reaching countryside views, wood burner and private hot tub
  • A short drive to the stunning Suffolk Heritage Coast with sandy beaches and pretty towns
Property code: 54411

A stunning mill conversion enjoying spacious and characterful accommodation with views over the Suffolk countryside. Perfect for stargazing from the hot tub and spending quality time with a loved one.

An ideal location from which to explore both the coast and countryside of Suffolk, the village of Debenham offers a range of amenities and places to eat. Sightseers will enjoy strolling country lanes to walk or cycle and a plethora of charming medieval towns and villages to visit. No trip to Suffolk would be complete without exploring the scenic Suffolk Heritage Coast with charming coastal resorts including Southwold, home of the famous brewery and pier and Aldeburgh which are easily accessible with the pretty A1120 tourist route. Framlingham and Orford Castles are well worth a visit as is the cathedral town of Bury St Edmunds with Abbey gardens, prestigious shopping, a great market, Theatre Royal and brewery to name a few.

With its circular interiors and nostalgic structures, this delightful mill conversion offers beautiful accommodation over two floors. Mixing modern conveniences such as underfloor heating with traditional character such as beams and exposed brick walls, guests will experience comfortable, sophisticated and cosy surroundings in which to enjoy a blissful break. The lounge features two comfortable sofas arranged around the wood burner and Smart TV, ideal for sinking into after a day exploring the area or cosying up on a cooler evening. From here there is a door to the striking sun lounge, flooded with natural light, which accommodates both a dining table and further seating from which to enjoy lovely views over the moat to fields and farmland beyond; a fantastic backdrop to any celebratory meal. The stylish kitchen is well-equipped for those wishing to dine in with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment and to help with cleaning, a handy dishwasher and a washing machine. There is also a breakfast bar for more informal dining. Moving up the oak staircase with glass panelling to the first floor, there is a spacious king-size bedroom with TV and continuation of the exposed circular brick walls which add a wonderful romantic element. High ceilings, exposed wooden flooring and a central skylight allow for a light and airy feel. Walking out onto the large balcony ,guests can once again enjoy panoramic views over rural Suffolk while indulging in a morning coffee or evening glass of wine. Completing the accommodation is a contemporary bathroom with bath, separate shower and WC.

Outside, the mill features an enclosed patio area ideal for a spot of al fresco dining with garden furniture and a gas BBQ. For the ultimate in relaxation, a private hot tub in which to sit back and gaze over the fields beyond or up to the stars. A path leads around the mill and the moat below is home to ornamental fish. Off-road parking for one car is available adjacent to the mill.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom - king-size
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment, dishwasher and washing machine
  • Private hot tub
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and underfloor heating included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Gas BBQ available
  • Shop and pub within walking distance
  • Smart TV in lounge and TV in bedroom

Adam Beeney

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Adam.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 51 guest ratings

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Reviewed by N J, 9th October 2020

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Situated on the outskirts of a lovely village, Debenham Mill looks out on to open countryside. In a great location to explore the Suffolk county. It is equipped with everything you need, with lovely furnishings. We had a lovely relaxed week and returned home refreshed and recharged. Will definitely recommend and would gladly return.

Reviewed by Vicki, 5th October 2020

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Couldn't of asked for anything more because the mill had everything there. From a lovely welcome pack filled with local goodies to extra towels & gowns for when using the hot tub. We relaxed as soon as we arrived & spent most of the time in the sunroom. It didn't matter if it was bright sun or driving rain, sat there watching the wildlife & the vieRead morews. Nowhere seemed far to visit & excellent places to get take out in the village if you didn't want to cook!! We would definitely stay here again Hide

Reviewed by Maz, 2nd October 2020

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Wow, this place was just perfect. The owners have converted this mill in to an amazing holiday accommodation. It was like home from home by having everything there that you needed. Cannot fault anything about this accommodation. Loved it.

Reviewed by Jane, 25th September 2020

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Unusual beautiful property in ideal location for exploring surrounding areas. Lovely welcoming hosts. Hot tub great. Perfect break.

Reviewed by Julie, 18th September 2020

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Debenham Mill is a magical place to stay. The Mill has been sympathetically restored to provide the highest level of comfort and the location is perfect suited to explore the beautiful Suffolk countryside. The hosts are on hand if you need anything, but respect your privacy too- we can't wait to come back!

Reviewed by Sean, 11th September 2020

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A wonderful cottage. The old windmill has been expertly converted and provides a spacious home from home, very well appointed with everything you could need. The Hot Tub was especially relaxing on a warm Suffolk evening, having spent all day enjoying the countryside and local sites. Well positioned close to A140 & A14 you can quickly get to local dRead moreestinations or take the scenic tourist route to the coast. We will definitely be back, hopefully soon. Hide

Reviewed by kevin, 28th August 2020

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Debenham Mill is a beautiful place to stay, we spent most of our time in the sun room overlooking the pond and fields. Relaxed in the hot tub. Owners have put a lot of thought into this property, they were also very welcoming and friendly. Great place to explore Suffolk from.

Reviewed by Beverley, 21st August 2020

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Stunning conversion of a former windmill in a fabulous peaceful location with far reaching views. Within walking distance of the charming village with shops, pub, cafe's etc. Beautifully furnished property with lots of touches to make it feel homely and welcoming. Very much appreciated the welcome goodies for us and our dog! Owners very helpful butRead more not intrusive. Fantastic walks from the doorstep and a lovely field to exercise a dog if you're taking one. Hide

Reviewed by Jess, 7th August 2020

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Had a lovely stay at this quirky mill. Had everything you need and more. Weather was unbelievably hot and thankfully the mill living room stayed cool.

Reviewed by Marcia, 17th July 2020

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Fantastic stay in this stunning mill conversion. Joe and Sandra were brilliant hosts, on hand if you need but very much respect your privacy. A great location, close enough to walk to Debenham's amenities and also to explore Suffolk by car. Great for your dog with the large field just outside your front gate for them to run off the lead safely. HotRead more tub and BBQ are a lovely bonus along with the little goodies upon arrival. We would definitely like to return. Thank you. Hide

Reviewed by Dawn, 4th July 2020

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Great location for walking and cycling. The hosts made you feel really welcome. Great for dogs as a field for them to run and enjoy themselves safely. Lovely place to relax whilst enjoying the country views. Near to facilities in village but still isolated. Mill has everything you need to enjoy your break no matter how long the stay.

Reviewed by Clifford, 16th March 2020

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Unusual, well equipped, great for the dog.

Reviewed by Alan, 13th March 2020

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Reviewed by Vicky, 14th February 2020

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Most beautiful accommodation in a fantastic setting.. wonderful hosts too!!

Reviewed by Rosie, 11th February 2020

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The attention to detail from the owners is absolutely amazing, fluffy towels, dog treats, complimentary wine and almond milk and free from cookies (I prewarned them we are vegan). Had such a lovely time and couldn't think of one thing that could make it better. Thank you so much

Reviewed by Erica, 31st January 2020

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The property was beautiful, its clear that a lot of thought went into the conversion. It was clean and the bedclothes smelled wonderful! We had a great weekend, very relaxing with everything we needed. The owners were on holiday themselves but their sons made sure we had no issues.

Reviewed by Jennifer, 27th January 2020

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The mill is a great place to stay. Loads of space for two people, we spent all our time in the sun room, which was lovely even in January. The furnishings are to a high standard and very comfortable. Location is convenient to explore Suffolk and easy to find. No narrow lanes but downside is there is some traffic noise. Although the mill is on the eRead moredge of the village there is still a sense of privacy and lovely walks from the door, although you will need proper boots this early in the year. Hide

Reviewed by Richard, 17th January 2020

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This mill has be refurbished to a very high standard. It is spacious and set in a quiet rural location. The large sofas in the sitting room and conservatory encourage a relaxing stay. The hot tub is a great bonus!!

Reviewed by Janet, 10th January 2020

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A beautiful renovation, The Mill was the perfect place to chill out and relax in. It had everything you could possibly want. Loved the hot tub and the log fire. the sunroom was a great place to sit and read.

Reviewed by Helen, 3rd January 2020

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Perfect location, great dog walks from the door. Sandra and Joe are lovely hosts.

Reviewed by Tracey, 27th December 2019

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We had a fantastic stay at the Mill and only wish it could've been longer. The property is comfy, spacious and spotlessly clean. The owners were very friendly and welcoming, and made some great suggestions of places to eat and visit.

Reviewed by Ryan, 15th November 2019

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Reviewed by Dale, 8th November 2019

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superb holiday property, it's even better than the pictures

Reviewed by Lindis, 5th October 2019

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Debenham Mill was a beautiful holiday home giving us a high standard of comfort. A lovely location its owners were lovely and made us very welcome. We will return with out doubt. Just an amazing place.

Reviewed by Jenna, 4th October 2019

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This was a short stay as a surprise for my fianc - the property lived up to every expectation and was exactly like the photos. Stunning inside and out, hot tub and mountain bikes were a great touch. Very cosy for a couple. Because we only stayed one night it was very pricey but if it was a week stay then certainly worth the money.

Reviewed by Michelle, 20th September 2019

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This really is one of the nicest properties weve stayed in! Everything was perfect, a quirky building with comfy furniture, fluffy towels, spotlessly clean, a fabulous hot tub and lovely owners to hand if needed.

Reviewed by David, 9th August 2019

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We had a wonderful time despite the unseasonal August weather. The cottage is extremely comfortable and it was a joy to watch and listen to the local wildlife both during the daytime and night when the owls could be heard calling to each other.

Reviewed by Elizabeth, 19th July 2019

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Reviewed by Chris, 12th July 2019

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Great location Fantastic property Lovely owners Highly recommend this place to stay

Reviewed by Angela, 5th July 2019

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This is a amazing cottage the local walks are amazing Joe and Sandra the owners are lovely make you feel at home and not in your face this is a ideal location to explore Suffolk

Reviewed by Veronica, 21st June 2019

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Great location, lovely area. Beautifully converted building. We had a lovely time.

Reviewed by John, 14th June 2019

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Reviewed by Kevin, 1st June 2019

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Reviewed by Nicky, 20th May 2019

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What a amazing property!!! The Mill has been done to a high standard. Location is perfect for a relaxed & chilled break. The Hot Tub was a added bonus. The hosts were absolutely fantastic, nothing was too much trouble. Would highly recommend this location.

Reviewed by Mary, 17th May 2019

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Reviewed by Michael, 10th May 2019

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Beautifully converted windmill. Very comfortable - home from home! the welcome pack of wine, cookies and milk was appreciated. The owners were extremely welcoming and helpful.

Reviewed by Alan, 3rd May 2019

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A lovely place to stay, we spent a lot of time in the sunroom, watching birds and rabbits, oh and we saw some deer accross the far side of the field! It is very peaceful, not too far from the village (good chipshop). We wished we could find one of these to retire to and live in!

Reviewed by Rob, 19th April 2019

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This is one amazing holiday home on the edge of Debenham village. The Mill conversation is first class and a credit to the owners Sandra & Joe, who are both friendly and helpful. Everything you want from a relaxing holiday is here, including a lovely Hot Tub, we would definitely return. Go on,.... treat yourself!

Reviewed by Graham, 5th April 2019

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A unique windmill conversion making a spacious, luxurious holiday let. The sun room is light, airy and warm. The hot tub is a great bonus and the owners, who live next door, were very friendly and helpful. Debenham and the surrounding area are lovely.

Reviewed by Helen, 15th March 2019

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The mill was absolutely beautiful. It has been lovingly restored and beautifully furnished. Debenham village has some nice shops, a couple of pubs. The Angel serves great food. We explored Suffolk and had some lovely walks straight from the doorstep then chilled in the hot tub. I will be telling all my friends about this wonderful place.

Reviewed by Amanda, 8th March 2019

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Our stay at Debenham Mill was more than perfect. The old mill has been restored and converted with such love by the owners. It has been turned into the most idyllic retreat. We didnt leave all weekend. We will Defenitely return and highly recommend.

Reviewed by Helen, 23rd February 2019

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This renovated windmill has got to be a Suffolk secret.... Fabulous!! It was a super place to spend a week, especially during the hottest February ever!!! Everything about our stay here was great, fantastic hot tub for watching the stars, sunsets from the sun room, fixtures and fittings super. Excellent bathroom and kitchen. Comfy bed. The locationRead more is spot on for touring the whole of Suffolk, lots to see and do. Returning each day to The Mill though was relaxation, total peace and quiet!! Hide

Reviewed by Tracy, 15th February 2019

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What a perfect retreat to spend a week in! Friendly and helpful owners and a beautiful property. From the fluffy towels and bathrobes through to the welcoming bottle of prosecco and treats for the dog, every detail has been carefully thought about. We hope to return soon.

Reviewed by Libby, 12th February 2019

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Beautiful unique property, lovely relaxing break, hot tub was fab, location perfect, will be back

Reviewed by Ryan, 8th February 2019

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Just wow..!!!! This place was perfect for a weekends relaxation. We will definitely use it again.

Reviewed by Rebecca, 18th January 2019

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From the renovation to the fluffy towels every thing is to the highest standard. The hot tub & log fire were well used due to the time of year we visited. As was the conservatory / dining area with a little sunshine was lovely & relaxing & can imagine in the summer will be fabulous. A very unique place in a beautiful location with the village cafe,Read more cake shop, pub & local shops only a 10 minute stroll away. Places of interest only 30 minutes drive so ideal to explore Suffolk. Highly recommend Hide

Reviewed by Michael, 11th January 2019

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This converted mill has been renovated to a particularly high standard by the owners who live an adjacent property and are a lovely couple. It has everything anyone would needincluding a hot tub. It is also beautifully appointed in a lovely village which has many amenities i.e. a Co-op store, independent newsagents, butcher, 2 pubs and a leisure ceRead morentre next door which contains an Indian take-away. The property is handy to visit anywhere in Suffolk or Norfolk. Hide

Reviewed by Clare, 7th December 2018

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Debenham Mill was a fantastic little find. It's set on the outskirts of Debenham, which is a lovely little village. The Mill is a beautiful renovation and really was a lovely place to look out the window and watch the world go by. The hot tub was a great additional treat. I would highly recommend Debenham Mill for a restful break away from the fastRead more pace of life. Hide

Reviewed by Louise, 26th November 2018

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What a lovely place! We had a lovely few nights, home from home and done to a high standard Would highly recommend

Reviewed by Sarah, 11th November 2018

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Reviewed by Robert, 2nd November 2018

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A striking mill conversion a perfect romantic break
Big skies and fine views from the hot tub
The sun room bringing the outside in
A wonderful blend of traditional and contemporary
Relax in the comfortable lounge after a day exploring
Nice finishing touches throughout
Cosy up in front of the wood burner
Guaranteed to take the chill off any evening
Everything required for holiday dining
Tune in to the local radio or your favourite station
A great place to take time out
Show 8 moreA great back drop to any meal

Location

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