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Private Chef & Spa Therapist

Private Chef & Spa Therapist

May 17th, 2017 | 0 Comments

We thought we would share some feedback on a Trip Advisor review for our private chef Stuart and mobile Spa Therapist Samantha. “We can’t fault Samantha, she gives better massages than any of the expensive spa’s that we’ve been to and at a much more reasonable price ! She was professional, friendly and made us both feel ... Read More

Sheepyard Barn Video

Sheepyard Barn Video

May 12th, 2017 | 0 Comments

We are delighted to share our new video showing the highlights of the new Sheepyard Barn.  We hope you enjoy it and our rates and live availability are all on website. Many thanks Andrew and team... Read More

Last Minute Cabin Offer

Last Minute Cabin Offer

May 9th, 2017 | 0 Comments

Last Minute Offer:  Come and relax this weekend (Fri 12th – Mon 15th May) or next week (Mon 15th -Fri 19th May) as a cabin is available for £499 (1 bedroom rate, 2 bedrooms = £50 extra). Email andrew@suffolkescape.co.uk to book.    ... Read More

Amazing Sheepyard Barn Offers

Amazing Sheepyard Barn Offers

May 8th, 2017 | 0 Comments

Now the Sheepyard Barn is fully launched we have a Special Offer: 20% off holidays taken in May and June and 15% off the rest of the year for a limited time so book soon, this is for the Sheepyard Barn only. (This is partly as we are waiting for the grass at the back ... Read More

Sheepyard Barn Feedback

Sheepyard Barn Feedback

May 4th, 2017 | 0 Comments

Some feedback from Sheepyard Barn guests:  “Everything in the barn had been carefully thought out, with plenty of kitchen equipment, loads of cutlery and china (often in self-catering these sorts of things are limited to just cover the number of people accommodated and it was a pleasure to have more than adequate numbers of everything). ... Read More

Spring Time

Spring Time

April 30th, 2017 | 0 Comments

Spring time is definitely here on the farm now.  There are ducklings and goslings on the lake and around the farm woodland the bluebells are creating carpets of blue.    We have binoculars in the cabin and barn as well as  nature books to help you take in all that is coming to life around ... Read More

Sheepyard Barn is Open

Sheepyard Barn is Open

April 16th, 2017 | 0 Comments

We are delighted to announce that the new Sheepyard Barn is open and our first guests are enjoying a thoroughly relaxing escape. We will have more photos in a couple of weeks from our photo shoot.... Read More

Sheepyard Barn Progress March

Sheepyard Barn Progress March

March 9th, 2017 | 0 Comments

This collection of photos gives an update on progress at the new Sheepyard barn. We are on the final push to finish ready for guests in April. As we are new and not properly launched yet we have plenty of availability including the summer so do contact us andrew@suffolkescape.co.uk for more info. (The barn will ... Read More

Sheepyard Progress January

Sheepyard Progress January

January 17th, 2017 | 0 Comments

Progress is going well at the Sheepyard Barn…the tilers are half way through the big task, swimming pool room is ready for painting tomorrow then tiling the pool can be begin, painting else where is nearly finished. The huge kitchen is in and the bathroom pieces including the luxurious corian baths are ready to be ... Read More

Barn Open For Booking

Barn Open For Booking

January 1st, 2017 | 0 Comments

The all new self catering Sheepyard Barn, here at The Suffolk Escape, will be opening on the 31st March 2017. The booking calendar is now live. This unique, luxury self-catering barn is set 1 mile from the road and is the perfect setting for family holidays. It is equally ideal for a large group of ... Read More

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

January 1st, 2017 | 0 Comments

Happy new year to all from the whole Suffolk Escape Team  ... Read More

Barn Progress Painting

Barn Progress Painting

December 5th, 2016 | 0 Comments

The new barn project is progressing well. The plastering team flew through last month and we have now moved into the decorating phase. We are keeping a light and bright feel to the new modern barn section…so all the large window openings in the open-plan room frame the stunning views even better. Our next steps ... Read More

Barn Heating

Barn Heating

November 7th, 2016 | 0 Comments

The new barn project is coming along well we are fully water tight and busy plaster boarding out the inside. The plasters arrive in a fortnight. Progress is going well and we are still on schedule for Easter 2017. We will be publishing our rates next week and opening up the calendar for bookings. Over ... Read More

Wonderful Review

Wonderful Review

October 28th, 2016 | 0 Comments

“The most fantastic place for a complete break” We have just returned from a weekend break at the Suffolk Escape which was everything it promised to be and more. The location is perfect – quiet and secluded (apart from the occasional duck in the morning!) with a lovely walk accessible around the farmland. The cabins ... Read More

Sheepyard Barn Sunrise

Sheepyard Barn Sunrise

October 18th, 2016 | 0 Comments

A beautiful sunrise this morning from the new self catering barn project. The 6m of sliding doors frame it perfectly….they are triple glazed meaning these big views can be enjoyed in all weathers whilst remaining nice and warm.... Read More

Review with an Infant

Review with an Infant

September 29th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Trip Advisor Review – “Lovely” . It has excellent advice if you are thinking of coming with a toddler under 1 yr. “Really gorgeous cabin in a perfect location. Feels remote but is close to local amenities and attractions. Very well appointed cabin. Enormous and comfy bed. Modern kitchen. Huge bath and shower. Even included ... Read More

Barn Conversion Progress Video

Barn Conversion Progress Video

September 26th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here is a short video showing the progress of our barn conversion which we are doing here at the Suffolk Escape. It will offer an excellent self catering property for larger groups and families as it will take children. It will sleep 10-12 with 4 bathrooms/ensuites, large open plan living space, indoor swimming pool, hot ... Read More

2007 Calendar Open

2007 Calendar Open

August 10th, 2016 | 0 Comments

We have now uploaded our rates for 2017.  These can be found on our live availability calendar. We look forward to hopefully hosting you in 2017 for an escape…to stop, relax and unwind.... Read More

Suffolk Videos

Suffolk Videos

July 15th, 2016 | 0 Comments

You will find several short ideas here to accompany those found on or our own website which give you an idea of things to see and do on an Escape in our beautiful county. http://www.visitsuffolk.com/films/  ... Read More

Outdoor Lounge

Outdoor Lounge

July 8th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Each of our cabins has a private patio with cushioned sofas to relax on, Weber charcoal BBQ’s for a perfect chargrilled steak and a chiminea to keep you warm for an evening watching the wildlife drift by as the sun sets. With just 4 adult only cabins on a 6 acre site it really is ... Read More

Building in the Rain

Building in the Rain

June 23rd, 2016 | 0 Comments

OK so it is horrific weather, built site is nearly flooded but I like to look on the bright side…at least I can check the newly fitted gutters run properly!  ... Read More

Barn Progress – Early June

Barn Progress – Early June

June 5th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Work is going well  on the new conversion project to create a holiday barn further down on the farm.  So far we have repaired the old barn’s roof frame, fitted a new roof, made up the new window openings and repointed all the lime mortar. Next week we start digging the footings for the new element on the front ... Read More

Certificate of Excellence 2016

Certificate of Excellence 2016

May 25th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thank you to our amazing team and guests for helping us secure our Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for 2016. This is based on the feedback on Trip Advisor from guests who have stayed with us. We are still truly flattered and grateful to hold our perfect 100% score of 5/5 from all of our ... Read More

Repointing at the Barn

Repointing at the Barn

May 19th, 2016 | 0 Comments

At the barn project things have slowed up a bit as we having be learning a new skill…we are repointing and repairing the old brick walls with lime mortar. A slow job , raking out the old material and putting new mix in, replacing damaged bricks plus creating the new windows openings. We are excited ... Read More

5 awe-inspiring castles in Suffolk

5 awe-inspiring castles in Suffolk

May 17th, 2016 | 0 Comments

5 awe-inspiring castles in Suffolk http://www.suffolkmag.co.uk/out-about/places/5_awe_inspiring_castles_in_suffolk_1_4397904?utm_medium=email&utm_source=eshot&utm_campaign=newsletterlink  ... Read More

Why Book With Us?

Why Book With Us?

May 4th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Why should you book to stay here at The Suffolk Escape? Well here are the actual reasons our last few guests told us: “Looking for something quiet, chilled and well equipped with access to facilities (but not on top of them)” “Luxury accommodation in peaceful location” “We came here a couple of years ago. We ... Read More

The eXcellence Factor

The eXcellence Factor

April 26th, 2016 | 0 Comments

See our latest Trip Advisor review: “The eXcellence Factor” “I had really high expectations of The Suffolk Escape and each one was exceeded. The website is a truly realistic representation of what is on offer here and if you are reading this review, your mind is almost certainly made up. The lodges are in a ... Read More

New Barn Project Begins

New Barn Project Begins

April 26th, 2016 | 0 Comments

We have begun work on the new barn conversion project for the small expansion of The Suffolk Escape. We are creating a barn that will sleep up to 10 in ensuite bedrooms with open plan living space, indoor pool and lots of fantastic outdoor space…all safely tucked away on a farm a mile from the ... Read More

Beautiful, Peaceful, Special Long Weekend

Beautiful, Peaceful, Special Long Weekend

April 9th, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of our latest Trip Advisor reviews: “Amazing log cabins situated on your own lake with acres of your own farmland to wander through. Andrew and his team have through of everything to make the stay special. We had a massage in our cabin on Friday night and could have had our own chef if ... Read More

What Makes The Suffolk Escape Special

What Makes The Suffolk Escape Special

March 2nd, 2016 | 0 Comments

  These recent guests sum it up well:   Dear Andrew & Sarah, Thank you so much for our wonderful stay, we feel absolutely rejuvenated and refreshed (ready for the usual mania aka work haha). We were most pleased with our accommodation and the wonderful welcome we received and for this reason are already planning ... Read More

James Bond Spectre in Cabins Now

James Bond Spectre in Cabins Now

February 22nd, 2016 | 0 Comments

Need another excuse to escape with us? Well each cabin now has a copy of the new James Bond movie “Spectre”, which was released today! We also have all the new Daniel Craig Bond movies too….perfect for a lazy Sunday in front of the log stove.  ... Read More

Photo Competition Winners

Photo Competition Winners

February 8th, 2016 | 0 Comments

We are delighted to be able to announce the winners of our 2015 photo competition.  We apologise for the slight delay in the announcement of the winners, the reason for this was that the main winner was actually here this weekend, so we thought it would be nice to tell him face to face.  I think Paul was shocked ... Read More

Summer Escapes

Summer Escapes

January 26th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Now is the time to plan your summer escape…relaxing by the lake in peace and quiet, with a glass of bubbly, forgetting all the stresses of daily life. Click the availability button on the left of the screen to find out what is free.... Read More

Armed Forces Winners

Armed Forces Winners

December 28th, 2015 | 0 Comments

We are delighted to announce the winners of our free holiday prizes for Armed Forces personnel.  It is something we ran to recognise and thank them for their incredible sacrifices they make for us all.  Thank you for all those that took time to make nominations; it made for very emotional reading and we only wish ... Read More

Private Chef Delights

Private Chef Delights

December 14th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Some recent feedback our chef received: “Hi Stuart, just a few words to express our thanks for a truly fantastic experience  (it was much more than  a meal) last Saturday evening. It is no exaggeration to say that the experience made our anniversary so special.  Once again many thanks. John and Gaye” Find out more ... Read More

Marriage Proposal

Marriage Proposal

December 4th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Neil and Rachel (who have just left us) on their engagement whilst in their cosy cabin. We wish you all the very best!  ... Read More

Log Cabin Interiors – Interview Video

Log Cabin Interiors – Interview Video

November 19th, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you want to find out more about the interiors of our lovely log cabins then do check out our latest “Interview” video which will reveal all. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cZ__AkaTzM0... Read More

Relaxation Personified

Relaxation Personified

November 16th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Latest Trip Advisor Feedback: “Relaxation Personified” “Outstanding! Greatly exceeded my expectations I can’t speak highly enough of The Suffolk Escape. These lodges redefine 5* Really friendly owners, immaculate throughout and every detail thought of.  Extremely private and quiet location for each of the four lodges and their hot tubs. Will definitely be returning and recommending ... Read More

New Photo Competition Entries

New Photo Competition Entries

November 9th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Some super photos just entered into our photo competition by Andy, if you have any good shots from your stay please send them in. The images can be of the cabins, our site, the farm or Suffolk.      ... Read More

Support Our Armed Forces

Support Our Armed Forces

November 6th, 2015 | 0 Comments

I have just read yet another inspiring news piece about our armed forces personnel and again I’m blown away by their courage and honour. I would like to do a little something for them, so I would like to offer a free holiday to a deserving person and their partner/friend. If you know anybody in ... Read More

January Special Offer

January Special Offer

November 5th, 2015 | 0 Comments

A great piece of news is that all our repair work to the lake over the last few January’s has fixed the issues the original contractors left us with. This means we can now open this January for bookings.  To celebrate we are offering £50 offer any new January holidays up to the 29th. If you ... Read More

Where to Eat in Suffolk

Where to Eat in Suffolk

November 4th, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you would like some ideas of where to eat in Suffolk, here are some ideas including ones most popular with our Log Cabin guests.... Read More

Suffolk Winter Things To Do

Suffolk Winter Things To Do

November 2nd, 2015 | 0 Comments

Follow this link to find out 8 great things to do in Suffolk in the Winter. http://www.visitsuffolk.com/suffolk-stories/winter-in-suffolk-8-things-to-do/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=November+2015&utm_content=November+2015+CID_3100f7762c943b6b47c0a51c394cd9c2&utm_source=Email%20marketing%20software... Read More

Where to Visit in Suffolk

Where to Visit in Suffolk

October 29th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Need some ideas of where to visit in Suffolk during your short break with The Suffolk Escape? Take a look at our next interview episode below.  ... Read More

Why Visit The Suffolk Escape Video

Why Visit The Suffolk Escape Video

October 28th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here is the first of a series of videos in an interview style with Andrew Bryce. We hope these will give some useful information about The Suffolk Escape, as well as some great places to visit and eat in Suffolk. This video explains the main reasons to choose the Suffolk Escape log cabins.     ... Read More

You will want to return again and again and again

You will want to return again and again and again

October 20th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Latest Trip advisor review: “There is something very special about Suffolk Escape…maybe the outstanding views, maybe its the wonderful walks or cycle rides, maybe its the high standard of the lodge, maybe its the warm welcome you receive on arrival, maybe the welcome treats and personal touches the owners and their team go to the ... Read More

Lavenham Great House Restaurant

Lavenham Great House Restaurant

September 28th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Regis Crèpy, Head Chef & Owner at The Great House, Lavenham is featured in this Visit Suffolk piece.   This multi award winning restaurant is only 20mins from our cabins and is one of the very best places to eat in East Anglia. If you are staying with us mid-week they offer a great value three ... Read More

Book A Winter Escape

Book A Winter Escape

September 22nd, 2015 | 0 Comments

As the days start to get shorter now is the time to plan a winter escape for a few days to re-energise.  Come and stop, relax and unwind at The Suffolk Escape for a short break…Mon-Fri or Fri-Mon.   Relax with our hot tubs, wood burning stove, huge beds and spa treatments. Check out availability at ... Read More

Suffolk Escape Views at Dusk

Suffolk Escape Views at Dusk

August 31st, 2015 | 0 Comments

Some wonderful dusk shots from a recent guest Helen, which give a great idea of the spots to sit and enjoy Suffolk’s big skies.      ... Read More

Guest Photos

Guest Photos

August 18th, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thank you for sharing these wonderful photos with us, which you took on holiday Helen. We will enter one into our photo competition for you….good luck!  ... Read More