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Boat Lake -Situated in one of the most stunning locations overlooking the Meare

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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Cottage Highlights: Situated in one of the most stunning locations overlooking the Meare, ‘Boat Lake’ is tastefully furnished to a very high standard. This modern studio style apartment is a stones throw from Thorpeness beach. It is also only short walk to a vibrant pub and a famous golf course designed by legendary James Braid. A perfect retreat for couples looking to relax and enjoy the beauty of the enchanting Suffolk coast or for a corporate guest looking for long or short term business stays. Key Features: Fabulous location overlooking Thorpeness Meare Village location and close to all amenities Only a minute walk to Thorpeness beach Freesat TV, Blu-ray player, Bose iPod dock, Wi-Fi A small well behaved dog welcome Allocated Parking space Single storey accommodation Kitchenette :...Cottage Highlights: Situated in one of the most stunning locations overlooking the Meare, ‘Boat Lake’ is tastefully furnished to a very high standard. This modern studio style apartment is a stones throw from Thorpeness beach. It is also only short walk to a vibrant pub and a famous golf course designed by legendary James Braid. A perfect retreat for couples looking to relax and enjoy the beauty of the enchanting Suffolk coast or for a corporate guest looking for long or short term business stays. Key Features: Fabulous location overlooking Thorpeness Meare Village location and close to all amenities Only a minute walk to Thorpeness beach Freesat TV, Blu-ray player, Bose iPod dock, Wi-Fi A small well behaved dog welcome Allocated Parking space Single storey accommodation Kitchenette : Combi microwave oven, ceramic hob, fridge/freezer compartment Sitting/Dining Area: Open plan kitchen/living/dining Area. Freesat TV, Blu-ray player, Bose ipod docking station & Wi-Fi. Dining table with two chairs. French doors lead from the living area to the balcony overlooking Thorpeness Meare Sleeping Area: Although a studio apartment, the sleeping area is separated from the sitting/dining area by a partitioned wall. There is a king size bed, dressing table, chest drawers and wardrobe Bathroom: Walk in shower, wc, washbasin, heated towel rail External features West facing balcony overlooking Thorpeness Meare with a bistro style table, two chairs and two seater bench Facilities Central heating and electricity included in the rental, free Wi-Fi An allocated parking space in the nearby car park Additional Information There is a communal laundry room fitted with a washing machine and tumble dryer A small well behaved dog welcome There is to be no smoking inside the property More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Housekeeping Included
Water Views
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Terrace
Toaster
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

Lovely village, friendly people, great pub and,best of all, wonderful beach. The apartment was perfect for the two of us and in pristine condition. We had a lovely, lazy time and I walked on the beach every day. We went into Aldeburgh and enjoyed a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank marjorie40
Experience552875, VR Owner at Boat Lake -Situated in one of the most stunning locations overlooking the Meare, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for writing a review on your stay at Boat Lake in Thorpeness. Really pleased to hear you found the apartment in pristine condition. The apartment is perfect for the beach and the local amenities. Wonderful to hear you enjoyed walks on the beach...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

A very good studio apartment. Decent size, very clean, well appointed and with books etc that don't look like someones just left them there. The cafe below shuts at 5pm and isn't a problem during the day, in fact the food looked good. Handy allocated...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank HoveMan1960
Management response:Responded 8 June 2018

Thank you for reviewing your stay at Boat Lake in Thorpeness. Lovely to hear you enjoyed your break in this great apartment by the Meare. Pleased to hear you found the books of use. Sorry to hear you couldn't find a tea towel, these are...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely comfortable stay at the boat house,wonderfully clean and warm with a lovely view from the balcony in peaceful and pretty Thorpeness.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank _sarahpc9
Management response:Responded 24 April 2018

Hi Sarah Thanks for reviewing your stay at Boat Lake in Thorpenesss. Pleased to hear you enjoyed this lovely apartment overlooking the Meare. We hope you will return again to Suffolk. Kind regards Kim - Aldeburgh Coastal Cottages

Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is the second time we have stayed at Boat Lake, and it will probably not be the last. The flat is a great space to chill out and relax with a superb view over the Boat Lake. It has all the amenities you would...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Mark G
Management response:Responded 28 February 2018

Dear Mark Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Boat Lake in Thorpeness. Wonderful to hear you enjoyed your second stay and likely you will be returning!! This is truly a great apartment to chill and unwind and having the benefits...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I booked 1Boat Lake as a surprise for my husband's birthday and we were not disappointed with the quality of the property. I booked through Aldeburgh Coastal Cottages which was trouble free and kept well informed. On the day of arrival we received a phone...More

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank Tracey B
Management response:Responded 19 September 2017

Dear Tracey Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Boat Lake in Thorpeness, Suffolk. Its lovely to hear you had a brilliant time and that you would like to return. The apartment is situated in a great central location for exploring...More

About the Manager
Angela Young (Property Manager Angela Young )
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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About the neighbourhood
Thorpeness is a village located just one mile north of Aldeburgh on the stunning Suffolk Heritage Coast. Developed as a private fantasy holiday village, Glen Ogilvie built the Country Club, golf course, tennis courts and an artificial lake called the ‘Meare’. The Meare has inspirations from J. M. Barrie’s work of Peter Pan and holds the annual Thorpeness Regatta where boat races are held during the day and a fantastic fireworks display can be seen at night. Thorpeness is also home to the House in the Clouds. An old water tower that was considered an eye-sore has been developed into a fantastic 5-storey holiday home. You won’t miss it whilst you are visiting the village!
Getting around
Distance to Beach – 1 minute walk away Distance to Village Shop – 4 minutes walk away Nearest Supermarket – 2 Miles Nearest Pub – 4 minutes walk away Nearest Train Station – 5 miles (Saxmundham) Nearest Airports – 1hr 30 mins from Stansted Airport & 1hr 20 mins from Norwich Airport
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