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The Old Custom House - Romantic Cottage

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1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
Aldeburgh, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
The Old Custom House, Aldeburgh

Cottage Highlights:

This beautiful romantic cottage is in a prime position on Aldeburgh High Street located just a minutes walk to Aldeburgh beach, shops and restaurants. This iconic and charming property is believed to be one of the oldest in Aldeburgh and is thought to date back to the 18th century. The property has distinctive and unusual stone steps leading to a high level front door – the possible entrance for the Custom office – with storage below, perhaps for contraband. The cottage has been tastefully modernised to make it perfect for couples looking for a getaway to explore the beautiful Suffolk coastline.

Key Features:

Ideal town location and close to all amenities
A few minutes walk to Aldeburgh beach
1 bedroom & 1 shower room
TV, DVD, Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Two storey accommodation

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Listing #HL6854403
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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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Just got back from a four night break at the old custom house. This little cottage is stunning, bright, airy very well equipped, extremely comfortable and spotless. The location is beautiful, close to all the local shops, pubs & restaurants & minute to the beach...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank bevnrich
Experience552875, VR Owner at The Old Custom House - Romantic Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for reviewing your stay at The Old Custom House in Aldeburgh. Wonderful to hear you enjoyed this cosy cottage in the heart of the town. It is a perfect getaway retreat to chill and relax. So thrilled you enjoyed your stay and that...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2018


Date of stay: August 2018
Experience552875, VR Owner at The Old Custom House - Romantic Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018


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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Perfect for two, Well situated in Aldeburgh for walks along the coast and right among the shops, we loved our stay in the Customss house. Perfectly decorated, comfy bed and our hosts left us a bottle of wine to welcome us, what more could you...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Garry E
Management response:Responded 13 June 2018

Dear Garry Thanks for taking the time to review your stay at The Old Custom House in Aldeburgh. Lovely to hear you enjoyed this quaint cosy cottage which as you say is perfect for two! The house is in a great location to enjoy Aldeburgh...More

  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Aldeburgh is a town located by the River Alde on the stunning Suffolk Heritage Coast. It is famous for the annual Aldeburgh Festival, which takes place nearby at Snape Maltings – home to the renowned composer Benjamin Britten. Aldeburgh also hosts a Carnival which takes place over a long weekend in August. It includes a funfair, mini-marathon, Carnival procession, Military band and fireworks display.

Whilst in Aldeburgh, make sure you visit the life boat station, Moot Hall, Martello Tower, buy fresh fish from the huts on the beach and of course do not forget to try the famous fish and chip shop!
Getting around
Distance to beach – 50 yards
Nearest Supermarket – 350 yards
Nearest Pub/Restaurant – 100 yards
Nearest Train Station – 8 miles
Nearest Airports – 1hr 30 mins from Stansted Airport
1hr 10 mins from Norwich Airport
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk.
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