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Suffolk, United Kingdom

The Hovel

More Hobbit less Hovel, this charming romantic cottage looks like it has grown out of the ground rather than been built upon it. Reconnect with nature and enjoy a hot tub. Who says you can’t have it all?



  • Sleeps up to 2 guests
  • 1 en suite bedroom
  • Lovely welcoming open plan living space
  • Terrace for relaxing and hot tub
  • Wellies and Pashley bikes provided
  • Well behaved pets welcome
  • 25 minutes to the beach and Southwold
  • Rowing and paddle-boarding on the lake
  • Bonfire and Fire Feast Experiences
  • Activities ranging from swimming in the estate pool, tennis to tag archery games, clay pigeon shooting, Spitfire flyby and helicopter rides, hiring the estate Morgan for the day (min age 25), foraging lessons.

The House

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Looking like it’s grown organically from the ground, The Hovel is one of our more romantic properties. Listen to the quiet babbling of the stream alongside as you have your morning coffee before taking a dip in your private hot tub. In a far flung corner of the Chapel Barn Estate, this is the perfect hideaway for couples who want to get away from the stresses of city life and reconnect with nature. Don’t let the name fool you, this surprisingly spacious cottage is as modern and contemporary as the rest of the estate.


  • Host to co-ordinate your bespoke Wilderness experience
  • ‘Wild Delivered’ services available on request (additional cost)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • WiFi, SKY Smart TV
  • Beautiful bathroom toiletries plus bathrobes
  • Hpynos beds and crisp linens
  • Underfloor heating throughout
  • Spa treatments available upon request

House Details

Cottage: Beautiful open plan living space with fireplace, window-seat dining, king size bedroom with roll top bath, separate loo



Renowned as ‘Constable country’ due to its enduring inspiration to one of England’s most iconic artists, Suffolk shows the countryside at is quintessential best.

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The Hovel

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