Skimming Stones, Aldeburgh

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets? NO

Main Features


Nestled between the High Street and Crag Path at the southern end of this fashionable seaside town, this spacious apartment with secure parking is literally a Skimming Stones' throw from the shingle beach and north sea. Period features include high ceilings, massive sash windows and generous rooms which give a light and airy feel throughout the sociable open-plan living/kitchen/dining room, which is exceptionally well equipped for your entertainment and catering. All three bedrooms are a good size and beautifully furnished, one with a modern en-suite in addition to the chic family bathroom.

Sleeps 6 I 2 King I 1 Twin I 1 Family Bathroom I 1 En-Suite Shower Room

What our guests say

"We had a wonderful time, it was so lovely and homely. Will defo come back."

"If you want to stay somewhere stylish in Aldeburgh, then Skimming Stones is the place to stay. I think it is one of the nicest places I have ever stayed in my life." 

"The property was stunning with everything that would be needed during our stay."

"The accommodation was like home from home." 

"Fantastic and very comfortable property with the added bonus of parking." 

"Lovely flat in a brilliant location. Immaculately presented and decorated." 


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If Covid-19 restrictions mean travel is no longer permitted, we will issue you with either a voucher credit, valid for a new booking at the same property for use before 31 December 2021 or a full refund, if preferred.

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Skimming Stones at Aldeburgh

You're welcomed into a shared hallway, up a couple of steps, giving access to your holiday home, which is located on the ground floor of a historic Blue Plaque building, originally the telephone exchange and now one of six stylish private apartments. Interiors are stylish and comfortable with the entrance hall running through the heart, giving access to the living space which is sure to be the hub of your holiday. All three bedrooms are a good size; the master having an en-suite shower room and walk-in wardrobe, whilst the other two have twin and king beds and are conveniently just across the hall from the chic family bathroom.

An added bonus in Aldeburgh is the secure parking for one car at the back of the building, with additional parking close by if needed.

Living/Kitchen/Dining Room
A lovely light and airy reception room where, you can relax with friends and family. Kitchen units run around one corner with integrated waist height oven, microwave, large fridge, three drawer freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

The handsome circular dining table sits in the window with six chairs and the sitting are has a couple of sofas with jewel coloured cushions, arm-chair, footstool and occasional tables. The 55” Sony Android TV is sure to keep you entertained, with the ability to watch streaming services such as iPlayer, YouTube and Netflix for films and box sets, as well as internet browsing. Young and old alike can also enjoy a library of approx 80 DVDs and blue rays, books and games. Music lovers can play their music on the Ultimate Ears 3 speaker system, which can be paired with any Bluetooth device to play music from any Apple device or mobile. Alternatively, there is lots of great music you can access via YOUTUBE on the TV with superb sound quality.

Master Bedroom
The king size bed with upholstered bed-head takes pride of place in this impressive room. Canary yellow Betty armchairs and a coffee table offer a spot of privacy from the main reception area for guests wanting a spot of peace and quiet and there’s ample storage in a walk-in cupboard with shelves, plus a chest of drawers and bedside units with a drawer and shelves.

En-Suite Shower Room
The corner cubicle has an adjustable shower and there’s a WC, wash-basin set in a vanity unit and heated towel rail. Natural light comes in through the high window between the shower room and bedroom

Guest Bedroom
An elegant bedroom with king size bed, bedside drawers, chest of drawers, hanging rail and a large sofa.

Twin Bedroom
This lovely light bedroom has twin beds with a trunk between them, additional storage in a chest of drawers and hanging rail with space for your cases.

Super modern bathroom with a big bath and corner shower with hand shower, wash basin set in a vanity unit and heated towel rail.

Whats Included?

All prices include 100% cotton bed linen, towels, heating and electricity, plus a welcome bottle of wine and biscuits to help you get your break off to a relaxing start.

This self-catering holiday cottage is equipped with central heating and appliances include a 55" Sony Android TV and Wifi. The kitchen is well equipped with integrated waist height oven, microwave, large fridge, three drawer freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

A travel cot and high chair are available from the property owners on request at the time of booking.
This large self-catering ground floor apartment is located in the recently converted Aldeburgh Repeater Station, on a quiet road just off the High St at the southern end. Close to the back of The Brudenell so ideal to pop across for a meal on the sea facing terrace or an evening meal in the stylish restaurant. The pebble beach is literally a few yards away and a short stroll up the High Street brings you to Aldeburgh's popular shops, cafes and restaurants.

There are wonderful walks along the coast to Thorpeness passing the famous Scallop shell sculpture to the north or to the Martello Tower to the south; plus pretty walks around the nearby Aldeburgh Marshes and to Snape, just five miles away, with its renowned concert hall, Aldeburgh Music, plus the Maltings with a variety of shops including kitchen, homeware, delicatessen, clothing, furniture and antiques.

Sorry, no dogs, smoking or unaccompanied teenagers.

Whilst the apartment is exclusively on the ground floor with no internal steps, there are a couple of stone steps to the communal entrance hall.

Please note that the parking spaces are quite narrow and there may be occasions when large cars such as Range Rovers need to be parked elsewhere, otherwise adjoining owners/tenants are prevented from using their spaces.

Once you have filled out the online booking form, you will be given the option to pay by credit or debit card, or by BACs transfer. A 25% deposit is requested at the time of your booking to secure your booking. The balance and a returnable good housekeeping deposit are due six weeks before your holiday commences. Please click here to see our full terms and conditions of booking
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