Situated on the outskirts of the pretty village of Garboldisham, in Norfolk, are these group of lodges. Full of character and charm, each lodge has been extensively renovated to provide stunningly modern accommodation for families and friends alike. You are in a fantastic position for cycling, walking, fishing and wildlife-spotting, with both lodges boasting open-plan living spaces. Alderwood Lodges boasts 9 acres of land, offering woodland and river which is perfect for walkers, and also has a bird hide near the River Little Ouse which runs through the site. They host a range of high-quality furnishings for you to relax and unwind on after a long day sightseeing. Delightful electric woodburning stoves give the rooms a warm ambience. Furnished to a high-standard, these modern fitted kitchens, which will inspire you to dust off those cook books and indulge in the modern appliances on-hand. Gather around the dining tables, with ample seating for family gatherings over a lovely meal, or a glass of something chilled. Both lodges have a selection of well-presented bedrooms offering plush beds and ample furniture to store your personal items. Delight in the en-suite shower rooms, so parents don't have to fight for the bathroom of a morning! Or indulge in the family bathroom with its elegant bath, perfect for enjoy a relaxing soak of an evening to wash away those tired muscles. The wraparound decking area for both lodges provides the perfect location to sit back and enjoy the peace and tranquillity as you observe the surrounding countryside, with a refreshing beverage, or cooking up a storm on the provided charcoal barbecue! While you're in the area, why not travel towards Knettishall Heath Country Park? It's a place your little ones will delight in exploring and discovering a range of exotic animals. Spot the lizards hiding on the rocks, skylarks singing as they fly, and a variety of ponies and cattle in the open fields. The ponies descending from Britain's natural wild pony from over 130,000 years ago. Visit the thriving market town of Diss, which offers an abundance of local attractions. Bressingham Steam and Gardens is a steam museum with lush gardens and train rides on antique steam trains and steamrollers. Diss Mere lake stands adjacent to the park and has opportunities for those keen walkers and fishers. Discover a wealth of history and culture with The 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum, housing memorabilia in an original control tower and showcasing the history of American airmen who visited Norfolk during World War II. Let's not forget the large selection of shops, supermarkets, pubs and restaurants in the area, perfect for spending the day exploring with your family. Alderwood Lodges offer a welcoming base to the heart of the Norfolk countryside.
Brambles is a wonderful country retreat located on the outskirts of Garboldisham, Norfolk.
The open-plan living space offers a welcoming space to relax and unwind of an evening, with the delightful electric woodburner-effect stove adding that countryside ambience to the room.
Gather around the dining table to enjoy delicious home-cooked meals, prepared in the well-equipped kitchen, with a range of high-quality appliances.
The lodge benefits from two bedrooms; one king-size and one twin, the master boasting a modern en-suite shower room, with a family bathroom.
Take a snack or a refreshing beverage out to the decking area, where you can enjoy the quiet while watching the sunset of an evening.
Brambles is an excellent base for those looking to explore this wonderful countryside area.
Note: Property can be booked with Refs. 9991369, together they sleep 10 people.
- All ground floor
- Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite shower room with shower, basin and WC and 1 x twin
- Bathroom with bath and shower over, basin and WC
- Open-plan living room with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area, with electric fire.
- Electric central heating, electric fire
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD player, CD player, a selection of books, games and DVDs and WiFi
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Travel cot and highchair
- Off-road parking
- Wraparound decking area with furniture and charcoal barbecue
- 2 well -behaved dogs are welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 0.9 miles.
About the location
Diss 8 miles; Bury St Edmunds 16 miles.
The village of Garboldisham is set in Norfolk, close to the border of Suffolk, meaning it is a wonderful base for discovering both counties. Garboldisham offers a well-stocked local village store and post office selling local produce, and also boasts a medieval church in the village. The Fox Inn is a community run pub which at present opens Friday - Sunday plus Bank.
Garboldisham is close to the popular market town of Diss in south Norfolk which boasts a 13th century church and wonderful, winding, narrow streets which house tucked away, little courtyards. There is also a high street where visitors can find a selection of tea rooms and small shops and there are many activities in the area to keep all visitors happy, including golf and scenic walks, offering picturesque opportunities to discover this lovely area.
This property offers the following short breaks:
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