Reading Room Cottage, Southwold

Cottage details


A charming listed period cottage in an outstanding position that boasts both sea views and off street parking. Located between the renowned Lord Nelson public house and the Sailors Reading Room Museum, Reading Room Cottage is adjacent to the seafront and beach. Enjoy sea views from the sitting room and master bedroom, through the original ornate windows. Packed full of original features such as the beautiful floor tiles in the kitchen and wood panelling in the dining area, this property is both warm and welcoming with a quintessential seaside cottage feel. The rear courtyard with garden furniture is ideal for some al fresco dining. 

Ground floor: Sitting room with sofa and arm chairs, TV and DVD player. Kitchen/diner with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher, dining table and chairs. Bathroom with large shower cubicle, WC and wash basin, also houses washing machine. Steep stairs with hand rail, one step either side at top of stairs, leading to :-

First floor: Bedroom 1: Double. Bedroom 2: Twin beds that can be put together to make a double. Bedroom 3: Bunk beds.

Bedding: Linen provided (Please bring your own towels and beach towels)

Garden: Rear courtyard with garden furniture and outside WC. Small terrace to the front with attractive garden. 

Parking: Easy parking for one car parked close to the property and leaving sufficient room for access to neighbouring Cliff House.

Pets: No pets.

Need to know: Children by request. Steep stairs. Please request the twin beds to be made into a double at time of booking. Gas central heating. 

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Key information

Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 3
Pets Allowed
Short Breaks
Changeover Day: Saturday
Property Code: P1015


Children welcome
Linen provided
Washing machine
Walking distance to the pub
Walking distance to the beach
Short breaks
Romantic Breaks
Sea Views
Number of bathrooms: 1
Number of WC: 1


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Price list

Price list below excludes the booking fee and any other extras such as pets, special offers and discounts.

From To Name Price
06/04/2019 27/04/2019 Band C £720.00
27/04/2019 25/05/2019 Band D £550.00
25/05/2019 01/06/2019 Band G £885.00
01/06/2019 20/07/2019 Band C £720.00
20/07/2019 31/08/2019 Band G £885.00
31/08/2019 14/09/2019 Band C £720.00
14/09/2019 28/09/2019 Band F £650.00
28/09/2019 05/10/2019 Band D £550.00
05/10/2019 19/10/2019 Band A £525.00
19/10/2019 02/11/2019 Band E £675.00
02/11/2019 21/12/2019 Band A £525.00
21/12/2019 04/01/2020 Band G £885.00
21/12/2019 04/01/2020 Band G £885.00
04/01/2020 15/02/2020 Band A £525.00
15/02/2020 22/02/2020 Band B £600.00
22/02/2020 04/04/2020 Band A £525.00
04/04/2020 18/04/2020 Band C £720.00
18/04/2020 02/05/2020 Band A £525.00
02/05/2020 09/05/2020 Band B £600.00
09/05/2020 23/05/2020 Band A £525.00
23/05/2020 25/07/2020 Band C £720.00
25/07/2020 29/08/2020 Band G £885.00
29/08/2020 12/09/2020 Band C £720.00
12/09/2020 26/09/2020 Band F £650.00
26/09/2020 03/10/2020 Band D £550.00
03/10/2020 24/10/2020 Band A £525.00
24/10/2020 31/10/2020 Band E £675.00
31/10/2020 21/12/2020 Band A £525.00
21/12/2020 28/12/2020 Band G £885.00
28/12/2020 02/01/2021 Band G £885.00
1 bathroom(s) no pets allowed Weekly lettings start on Saturday no Wifi No Allocated Parking No garden No beach hut No ground floor accommodation Unsuitable for babies Not suitable for children Away from the beach No pub nearby No linen provided No towels provided No short breaks Security deposit required

Sleeps 6 | Bedrooms 3

From £550.00

This property will include a non-refundable booking cost of £25.

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