Bumblebee Cottage - Gorgeous Suffolk Holiday Cottage

The perfect option for those looking to escape to the country, to a discrete location where life can be made simple and rest and relaxation can be found. Designed to provide discerning clients with their ideal rural bolthole, every need has been catered for in this superb luxury retreat.

Inside, the comfortable living area contains the sitting room, dining space and kitchen, all of which have been carefully designed provide guests with an optimal living experience. Here, you will find comfort and cosy sofa to curl up on, in front of a roaring log fire.

Two bedrooms have been appointed to a luxury standard with supremely comfortable beds and quality linens. A good nights sleep is assured! The master is located on the ground floor and includes ample storage and a smart television. The bathroom is just across the corridor and features a large roll-top bath and separate rainfall shower. Please note, the twin bedroom is located up the spiral staircase on the 2nd floor. This is not suitable for those with mobility concerns.

Outside, guests will enjoy the generous grounds, all of which are enclosed and private. Here you will find the outdoor dining area, complete with charcoal barbecue, fire pit and seating. An EV charger has been installed, making this a super convenient option for electric cars. Adjacent to the house, you have a spectacular beech woodland known as ‘The Kings Wood’, bringing wildlife right up to you doorstep. The surrounding farmland also hosts a myriad of byways and pathways (subject to by-way restrictions) , allowing guests to explore the countryside.

Check in/ Checkout Times

Check in: 4:00 pm | Check out: 10:00 am

Accommodation Description

Ground Floor:
Entrance leading to
Sitting room, kitchen and dining
Fully fitted kitchen with electric oven, ceramic hob, integrated fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster, dishwasher, washer/dryer, Nespresso machine and microwave. Dining table with seating for four guests. With comfortable sofa, Smart television and woo-burning stove.
Master bedroom
With a double bed, ample storage and Smart television.
With a roll-top bath and separate walk-in shower, wash basin, heated towel rail and WC.
Spiral staircase in kitchen area to access twin bedroom.

First Floor:
Bedroom two
With twin 3' single beds and ample storage.

Enclosed lawn with outdoor dining furniture, fire pit and charcoal barbecue. Mature planting in garden, a lovely quiet spot with views across open fields and through beech woodland.
Ample off-road parking provided with access to EV charger. Protected by CCTV.

Additional Information:
Access to the property is via a single lane farm track
Two well-behaved dogs welcome (small additional charge)
Travel cot and highchair available on request.
There is charcoal barbecue.
Pillows and duvets are synthetic fibre.

  • Child Friendly
  • Countryside
  • Cycling Friendly
  • Detached
  • Dishwasher
  • Dogs Allowed
  • Electric Vehicle Charging
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Family Friendly
  • High Chair Available
  • Internet
  • Luxury
  • Parking Available
  • Pets
  • Short Breaks Allowed
  • Travel Cot
  • Washing Machine

About the area

Nearby in Bury St Edmunds you can stroll through history with medieval architecture, beautiful Georgian Squares, stunning St Edmundsbury Cathedral (the only cathedral in Suffolk) , the ruins of an 11th century Monastery, once a place of pilgrimage and one of the most important in medieval Europe, the Award winning Abbey Gardens created on 1831 originally in the same style as the Royal Botanical Gardens in Brussels and St Mary’s Church, directly opposite the apartment, the resting place of Mary Tudor to name but a few. Indulge yourself in fine dining and contemporary cuisine or simply enjoy a pint at The Nutshell, Britain’s smallest pub. The Green King Brewery – brewing since 1799 offers friendly guides and the opportunity to view Bury Edmunds from their roof. Catch a show, concert, recital at the beautifully restored Regency Theatre Royal (one of only eight Grade I listed theatres within the UK) or The Apex Arts centre. A short 10 minute drive from the town is the beautiful National Trust owned Ickworth House & Park; home to the Hervey Family. Well worth a visit, this magnificent Italianate Palace with its classical Rotunda is set amongst 1800 parkland. Within 30 mins drive are the charming wool towns of Lavenham and Long Melford or Newmarket, considered to be the birthplace and global centre of thoroughbred horse racing at Newmarket Racecourse.