Gaze across open countryside while relaxing in the hot tub
A perfect countryside retreat with verdant countryside views
Unwind both inside and out
The contemporary and stylish lounge area
The cosy wood burner, perfect for winter escapes
Stunning open-plan with vaulted ceilings
Elegant kitchen/diner
Stylish furniture and furnishings
Have your culinary skills inspired
Finished throughout  in calming neutral tones
Enjoy the countryside vista from the king-size bed
Spacious en-suite bathroom with a beautiful bath for two
Stunning twin zip-and-link (which can be made into a super-king-size on request)
Contemporary finish in the beautiful bathroom
Contemporary finish
First impressions last and this will make a good one
Watch the world go by
1 / 17  Gaze across open countryside while relaxing in the hot tub
2 / 17  A perfect countryside retreat with verdant countryside views
3 / 17  Unwind both inside and out
4 / 17  The contemporary and stylish lounge area
5 / 17  The cosy wood burner, perfect for winter escapes
6 / 17  Stunning open-plan with vaulted ceilings
7 / 17  Elegant kitchen/diner
8 / 17  Stylish furniture and furnishings
9 / 17  Have your culinary skills inspired
10 / 17  Finished throughout in calming neutral tones
11 / 17  Enjoy the countryside vista from the king-size bed
12 / 17  Spacious en-suite bathroom with a beautiful bath for two
13 / 17  Stunning twin zip-and-link (which can be made into a super-king-size on request)
14 / 17  Contemporary finish in the beautiful bathroom
15 / 17  Contemporary finish
16 / 17  First impressions last and this will make a good one
17 / 17  Watch the world go by

Burgate's Old Rectory Cottage,

Eye (4mls NW), Suffolk
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
5
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Detached barn with far reaching views over beautiful Suffolk countryside
  • Enjoy summer evenings in the hot tub or winter ones by the cosy fire
  • All ages will enjoy days out at Bressingham Gardens & Steam Museum and Banham Zoo
  • Visit the Abbey and Gardens at Bury St Edmunds and enjoy a selection of amenities in Diss
  • Thetford Forest offers activities from high wire Go Ape experiences to scenic cycle tracks
  • Suffolk Heritage Coast including the popular resorts of Southwold and Walberswick within reach
Property code: 51468

A spacious detached barn, stylishly renovated by the current owners to provide a perfect base from which to enjoy this part of Suffolk either as a romantic getaway or family break.

Whatever your preferred pastimes this delightful barn offers a perfect base to enjoy the local Suffolk countryside and attractions. Walking and cycling tracks through charming villages or nearby Thetford Forest will suit the more active guest or perhaps enjoy the sights at one of the National Trust properties in the area. A short drive away you will find Bury St Edmunds, a pretty market town, which offer a wide array of amenities and attractions for all ages including the Cathedral and Abbey gardens, prestigious shopping, an award-winning market and Theatre Royal. Further afield lies Suffolk’s Heritage Coast home of RSPB reserve Minsmere, Orford Ness, Snape Maltings Shops and Concert Hall, and the lovely sandy beaches of Walberswick and Southwold.

The barn has been tastefully decorated in stylish neutral tones for a calming sophisticated feel while the high ceilings and tiled flooring throughout create a light and airy atmosphere. Accessed via the entrance hall, with handy storage for muddy boots and leading through to the stunning open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner with full height windows giving uninterrupted panoramic views over the Suffolk countryside. Large sliding doors allow guests to really bring the outside in while the lounge area enjoys comfortable sofas, Smart TV/DVD and contemporary free standing wood burner. The kitchen is well-equipped with electric oven and hob and warming drawer, fridge/freezer with ice and water dispenser, dishwasher, microwave and wine chilling cabinet. Guests have the choice of using the dining table or the useful breakfast bar with stools. The utility room contains a handy sink, washing machine and tumble dryer. From the inner hall there is a bathroom with a low level window so that the view can be enjoyed while soaking in the bath, a separate shower and WC. A king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made into a twin on request), Smart TV and en-suite bathroom with corner bath, separate shower and WC. The second bedroom features twin zip-and-link beds (which can be made into a super-king-size on request) with TV.

Venturing outside, guests will find a side garden, fully enclosed with garden furniture. The front garden featuring a private patio area with BBQ plinth and hot tub, purposefully placed to enjoy the views and more garden seating, ideal for a spot of alfresco dining and glass of wine on a warm summer evening. There is also off-road parking for two cars available.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) and 1 twin zip-and link (which can be into a super-king-size on request)
  • 1 bathroom and 1 en-suite bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer with ice and water dispenser, dishwasher, microwave and wine chilling cabinet
  • Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Hot tub
  • Wood burner – (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and underfloor heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Pub and shop 1 mile
  • Smart TV in both bedrooms, Smart TV/DVD and Sonos system in lounge

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Adam.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 28 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
4.9
Overall location
5

Reviewed by Suzanne, 9th November 2018

This property is perfect , clean comfortable, great views, fantastic hot tub. The owners were so friendly and helpful I would return in a heartbeat. Very dog friendly, thank you so much for the lovely goodies as well.

Reviewed by Mark, 17th August 2018

A perfect modern conversion with all the latest tech and appliances. Fantastic unspoilt views that were completely private on not overlooked. The only holiday let on the property the owners were very warm and inviting yet at the same time non-intrusive. Super attention to detail on every aspect that makes for a perfect holiday. We will defiantly beRead more revisiting at some point. 11 out of 10. Hide

Reviewed by Carole, 10th August 2018

5 star accommodation, stunning views, so perfect that I want to keep it a secret so it's not fully booked for my next trip.

Reviewed by Harrison, 3rd August 2018

An excellent cottage in an excellent location, perfect place for a relaxing break.

Reviewed by Stewart, 13th July 2018

Beautifully presented high spec cottage positioned on the edge of open countryside with commanding views from the patio, all rooms and the large hot tub. Enjoyed the clear night sky from the hot tub due to the lack of light pollution. Highly recommended.

Reviewed by Jean, 25th June 2018

every thing about this accommodation could not be faulted.

Reviewed by Mark, 22nd June 2018

An excellent location for my 60th Birthday with friends. So peaceful and ideal escape with beautiful surroundings. We will visit again.

Reviewed by Philip, 15th June 2018

Very rural location, lots of good country walks from the property. Very welcoming with added touches, could not fault the facilities everything you need for a relaxing stay. If you need shopping Diss is only a short drive with the major supermarkets and local shops.

Reviewed by Barry, 28th May 2018

We come over from Australia every year & tour around. This property is only 1 year old & is the best we have stayed in the UK.

Reviewed by Bethan, 25th May 2018

From start to finish this was such a wonderful break for us, driving into the grounds and seeing the property was amazing. The view is spectacular the cottage is modern and stunning and the welcome was incredibly warm and inviting the brownies was a wonderful surprise with a pot of tea all ready to go. Everything was just perfect and we lived like Read moreKings for a few days, even our Dog was treated with her own welcome pack. Just PERFECT! Hide

Reviewed by Paul, 11th May 2018

Highly recommend this property for a holiday home. Everything about this place is first class. The views are stunning and lots of wildlife to be seen.

Reviewed by Geoffey, 15th April 2018

Absolutely fantastic like home from home

Reviewed by Lisa, 13th April 2018

Absolutely perfect in every way

Reviewed by Katie, 9th March 2018

The cottage was really well equipt and beautifully decorated. It's location is great and has lots nearby. We will definately be coming back!

Reviewed by Timothy, 23rd February 2018

Such a beautiful and comfortable place. The whole place was so clean, while the views were wonderful. We were made very welcome, and were sorry to leave. Well done!

Reviewed by William, 16th February 2018

Exceptional accommodation in an idyllic location.

Reviewed by Mandy, 9th February 2018

Absolutely beautiful place to stay. A lovely warm welcome, amazing views and had everything you could want in a holiday cottage. We will definitely be back!

Reviewed by Matthew, 2nd February 2018

We had a fantastic weeks holiday in this fabulous property in a lovely location. The pictures didnt do it justice and it certainly had the wow factor. Everything you could want from a holiday cottage all topped off by the hot tub! Hosts were available if required and even better that they allow you to share the property with your pet.

Reviewed by Laura, 19th January 2018

We absolutely loved our stay at this cottage. The view and light flooding in to the property makes it very relaxing and it really has everything you would ever need. We have already booked our next stay.

Reviewed by Christelle, 5th January 2018

This is a wonderful place! The cottage itself is outstanding in its location, its design and equipment. The hot tub is a must! Everything provided is of great taste, the kitchen is fully equipped (and more!). We loved it so much that we booked the same weekend next year only 2 hours after leaving.

Reviewed by Daniel, 3rd December 2017

This was a spectacular cottage - decorated and furnished to a very high level and an absolute pleasure to stay at. The living room has huge french doors which open onto a field and a beautifully large East Anglian sky. The bedrooms and bathrooms were lovely and the kitchen was a pleasure to cook in. An added bonus was the hot tub, from which you caRead moren sit in and look at the Milky Way from the warmth of the jets despite the freezing temperature in the air. A delight! Hide

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Gaze across open countryside while relaxing in the hot tub
A perfect countryside retreat with verdant countryside views
Unwind both inside and out
The contemporary and stylish lounge area
The cosy wood burner, perfect for winter escapes
Stunning open-plan with vaulted ceilings
Elegant kitchen/diner
Stylish furniture and furnishings
Have your culinary skills inspired
Finished throughout  in calming neutral tones
Enjoy the countryside vista from the king-size bed
Show 5 moreSpacious en-suite bathroom with a beautiful bath for two

Location

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1/3 Deposit

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