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Sykes rating

  • 5 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double with TV, 1 x double, 1 x single
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin, bidet, and WC
  • Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin, and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area, and sitting area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, kettle, toaster
  • 3 x TVs, DVD player, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair, travel cot, and stairgate available
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Rear enclosed lawn with patio, summer house, and furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome, downstairs only
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.2 miles, river 0.6 miles
  • Note: Check-in from 4pm and check-out by10am

The property

Avocets is a delightful mid-century, semi-detached house located in the charming town of Orford, Suffolk.

As you step inside Avocets, you will be greeted by a welcoming atmosphere, perfect for unwinding after a day of exploring.

This property boasts three bedrooms, including a double bedroom with a TV, a second double bedroom, and a single bedroom, providing comfortable accommodation for all guests.

You will find a convenient shower room with a walk-in shower, basin, bidet, and WC, as well as a ground-floor shower room where you can freshen up after an adventurous day out.

The heart of the home is the open-plan living space, featuring a well-equipped kitchen, dining area, and sitting area, where you can gather with your loved ones to enjoy meals and relax together.

For extra comfort, there is a separate sitting room with an inviting open fire, and entertainment options include TVs, a DVD player, WiFi, and a selection of books and DVDs for your enjoyment.

Outside, the property features off-road parking for two cars and a rear enclosed lawn with a patio and summer house, providing a lovely outdoor space to relax.

One well-behaved dog is welcome downstairs only, making Avocets a pet-friendly choice for your holiday retreat.

When it comes to exploring the surrounding area, a visit to the neighbouring town of Saxmundham is a must, offering a range of shops, cafés, and pubs to enjoy.

Just a short drive away, the charming coastal town of Aldeburgh awaits with its vibrant arts scene, stunning shingle beach, and delectable seafood restaurants.

For a day trip further afield, the bustling city of Ipswich is within reach, where you can explore historic landmarks, cultural attractions, and a diverse range of dining options.

Whether you choose to stay local or venture out, Avocets provides the perfect base for discovering all that Suffolk has to offer.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £350.

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About the location


Snape Maltings 5 miles; Woodbridge 12 miles;

The attractive, unspoiled fishing village of Orford is situated on the bank of the River Alde and looked over by its magnificent 12th century castle built by Henry II. The village is home to a hotel and restaurant, two pubs, village store, bakers and wonderful fish restaurant and smokehouse. Orford is surrounded by farm land and forest in an area known as the Suffolk Coasts and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Centrally located, just 12 miles from Woodbridge to the south and Aldeburgh to the north, and just 5 miles from the famous Snape Maltings complex. The village of Orford is steeped in history. Henry II commissioned a castle to be built in the 12th century which is a must see when you visit the area. Owned and maintained by English Heritage you can enjoy this wonderful 'keep' and from the top there are breathtaking views for miles on a clear day.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas