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Bluebell Cottage

Our 200-year old cottage
4.0 of 5 stars
Very good
7 reviews
Our 200-year old cottage
Welcome to Bluebell Cottage
Lounge area
The lounge area includes books and games to borrow
Why not let the fresh air in?
Dining area for four
The twin bedroom is bright and great for kids
Sleep well in the twin bedroom
View of the shared garden from the twin room
King size bedroom
Relax in the kingsize bed after a busy day in the forest
The view to the front of the property from the king-size bedroom
Relax in the tub
Cook up a storm in the well-equipped kitchen
downstairs toilet
why not visit in winter?
winter's view
The front of the property
Have a barbecue at the back of the property
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Rental Home /
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Located just outside the village of Hockwold cun Wilton, Willow Holt is in a secluded location, yet within an hour's drive of Norwich, Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge and little over an hour to many of the North Norfolk coastal resorts.
The cottage includes 2 bedrooms and an open-plan living area, and is ideal for families.Cot and highchair available
The local area includes the beautiful Thetford Forest, with many options for walkers and cyclists, and several important bird-watching reserves are also a short drive away.
About the owner, Tanya G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Listed since : Apr 2008
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL135025 by: Holiday Lettings
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4 of 5 stars Very good - based on 7 reviews
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English first
Northampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 for a stay in November 2014

This lovely warm cosy cottage suited our need for an end-of-season getaway and we spent a happy week relaxing and enjoying the peaceful surroundings. We found it easily from the directions given and the owner was there to hand us the key as soon as we arrived. The décor and kitchen amenities suited us completely; the bedrooms and bathrooms were... more

Millaa Millaa, Australia
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The owner was helpful and welcoming. A lovely afternoon tea with home made slice welcomed us on arrival. A large garden with abundant apples and plums was an extra bonus. Cottage was roomy and the kitchen was adequate for our needs. This was a great location for us exploring the Fens and we used it as a base to go... more

Management response:

Thank you for your kind review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay in Norfolk, and that you found plenty of interesting places to visit. more

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Saint Sauveur, Qc, Canada
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109 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

This cottage was just ok. The garden was lovely but the cottage itself was not what we were expecting as per the description and the price. The owner was away while we were there but said if we needed anything to call her friend. The location was very remote, 25 minutes from Mildenhall, 45 from Cambridge. The mobile (cell) service... more

Management response:

I am sorry that the cottage did not live up to your expectations. We do advertise ourselves as being in a secluded area, an hour from Norwich and Cambridge. The rural mobile phone reception is patchy, and the Wi-Fi works better on laptops than some mobile phones. We are looking into the problem with the shower as it had not... more

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
-Downstairs area has an open plan dining room and lounge, with separate kitchen area, and downstairs WC.
- WIFI internet access.
-Upstairs has a bathroom with bath and shower over; twin room; kingsize room.
-All rooms have been decorated to feel modern, and home from home.
-Books and games are provided.
-The property adjoins the Owner's property, and another property, WIllow Holt, which can be rented with Bluebell Cottage
-Please note that there is limited mobile phone reception in this area.
-Jan 2015, Wi-Fi router has been upgraded to ensure coverage throughout the property
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
Sep 5, 2015 -
Oct 31, 2015
mid season
2 nights
Nov 1, 2015 -
Dec 18, 2015
low season
2 nights
Dec 19, 2015 -
Jan 3, 2016
2 nights
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Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Stanstead: 37.3 mi
Railway: Brandon: 5.0 mi
Ferry: Harwich: 49.7 mi
From the South - Via M11 and A11.
From the North - Via A14 or A10.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 24.9 mi.
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