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The Nookery at Snape Hall, Snape

  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets? YES

Main Features


The Nookery mixes contemporary and traditional design to provide unique and stylish holiday accommodation with a pretty secluded garden surrounded by birdlife; the perfect spot to relax after a busy day exploring the beauty and atmosphere the Suffolk coastal countryside has become famous for. Originally the hayloft to the adjacent 16th century traditional Suffolk Long House, this peaceful stylish retreat is pet-friendly, primarily single storey and characterful, with a high quality finish.

Sleeps 2 | 1 Super King Bed | 1 Bathroom

What our guests say

"Lovely characterful cottage, definitely would come back another year.  We had a lovely relaxing stay.  This is a great location, we went to Snape Maltings - it's only eight mins walk down the road) and Aldeburgh is a lovely town.  Overall it was amazing!" 

"The Nookery was a real home from home, very comfortable and extremely peaceful.  Snape is a great base to explore the surrounding area.  Had a lovely break and hopefully will be returning for another visit early next year.  Thank you for a wonderful stay and the wine."

"We have stayed in 5* hotels all over the world and the bed at The Nookery is the most comfortable we have ever slept in."


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The Nookery at Snape Hall at Snape

Sitting peacefully down a private drive close to the village of Snape (1.1 miles from The Maltings) with ample parking. A cobbled garden path takes you to the door of your warm and welcoming holiday accommodation. The entrance hall doubles up as a utility room with three steps down to the light and airy living space, cleverly designed with a compact and well-equipped kitchen, relaxing seating by the well-stocked Welsh dresser, and a dining area by the double doors so you can make the most of the secluded garden. On the same level at the back of The Nookery is the bedroom with window onto the paddock and fields beyond with the bathroom adjacent.

The private fully enclosed gravelled garden has a seating area with table and chairs for outside dining as well as a couple of chairs with stone table so you can move around with the sun.

The front door opens into the entrance hall with stone floor and three wide steps down to the rest of the accommodation. Wooden floors run through the remainder of the property with rugs. There's a door to the owner's accommodation however they will fully respect your privacy but be there for advice if needed.

Entrance Hall/Utility Room
Light streams into this practicle room through skylights. There's a washing machine, dryer, microwave and extra workspace if needed.

Living/Kitchen/Dining Room
Furnished to meet all your needs. The kitchen runs along one wall with units housing a slimline dishwasher, under counter fridge with freezer compartment, electric oven and ceramic hob. A comfy two-seater sofa and additional chair with coffee table invite you to sit and relax with a good book from the bookcase, music from the CD player with a small selection of CDs to choose from or watch the TV. The circular dining table and couple of chairs sit in a super spot by the double doors so you can enjoy the garden and watch the birdlfe and there's butcher's block if you need extra food prep space.

The living area runs through into the bedroom where super king-size bed taking pride of place between bedside units. A large window overlooks a paddock with the ancient petrol pump reminding you of the history of faming communities gone by and fields beyond. There's storage in a chest of drawers and beautiful mirrored wardrobe with additional drawer, plus a pretty armchair.

Between the living and bedroom areas; a modern bathroom with tiled floor and natural light. The bath has a massive rain shower over it and there's the essential WC and washbasin.

The Garden
The property is on the Snape Hall estate with private woodland, barn owls and the distinctive sound of a cuckoo. There's plenty of parking on the gravel drive and the garden is a great asset at any time of the year; fully enclosed with a combination of brick walls and willow fencing; the area's mainly gravelled with attractive grasses rustling in the breeze. A decorative wrought iron table and chairs sit by the living room doors with a couple of other chairs and stone table so you can move with the sun.

The Nookery is located next to The Bothy, the other Suffolk holiday cottage available for holiday letting, and would be ideal to book in conjunction with The Nookery for breaks with friends.

Whats Included?

All prices for this pet friendly Suffolk holiday cottage include bed linen, towels, gas and electricity plus a welcome bottle of wine to help you get your break off to a relaxing start. The property is equipped with oil central heating throughout, WIFI, 17 inch flat-screen TV, freeview channels, Roberts radio, fridge with ice box, and microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. A travel cot and high chair are available on request upon booking.

Snape is one of east Suffolk's most sought after villages, famous for the Maltings (approx eight minute walk from The Nookery), which have been developed into the home of the Aldeburgh Festival and are now the host for a renowned calendar of music events, but also surrounding the concert hall are many boutique shops - and there are many beautiful walks along the River Alde and a pub, the Plough and Sail to visit. The village of Snape has two excellent pubs, The Golden Key and Crown, both within walking distance of the cottage, and there is also the famous Sailors Path, a wonderful four-mile walk towards Aldeburgh - highly recommended.

Aldeburgh and Orford are both a short drive away and offer a wide range of excellent restaurants and cultural attractions, which in the case of Aldeburgh includes golf, sailing and arts festivals and with Orford Ruth Watson's excellent Crown and Castle, the Butley Oysterage and Orford Ness are all well worth visiting.

Sorry no smoking or unaccompanied teenagers permitted at this property. The property is not suitable for children however non-walking babies can stay using the travel cot provided.

Please note that this pet friendly Suffolk holiday cottage attaches directly to the owner's property.

Two well-behaved sma//medium sized dogs (only one larger one, primarily due to the size of the property) are welcome on request at the time of booking, subject to our terms and conditions.

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 http://www.bestofsuffolk.co.uk/terms-and-conditions

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