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Comfortable, peaceful, in rural surroundings, yet just four miles from Historic Colchester. Five miles from Mersea Island. Close to Abberton Reservoir, perfect for bird watching. Convenient for Colchester Zoo.

In a quiet rural location, ideal for a relaxing break. Four comfortable, tastefully furnished apartments, in two converted 17th.century farm buildings.
Two downstairs apartments, suitable for couples. One upstairs for a couple and one other person. Courtyard stands alone, with two en suite bedrooms, suitable for a family or two couples. Plenty of car parking. Minimum stay 3 nights. Flexible changeover days. WiFi included.
There are two pubs in the village, as well as a convenience store and a local farm butchers shop.

Read more about Rye Farm Self-Catering

Cartlodge, has a kingsize bed and a walk in wet room with shower. Suitable for wheelchair users.  Pondview has twin beds, with a shower room.  The Granary is upstairs and is suitable as a family unit.  There is  a double bedroom with a kingsize bed and a single bedroom, suitable for an adult or two young children, as we can provide a second fold down bed.  The Courtyard is a seperate unit, with two en suite bedrooms, suitable for a family or two couples. The downstairs bedroom has a shower room. The upstairs bedroom has a bath with overhead shower  All comfortably furnished to a high standard. Watch the birdlife and enjoy a walk in the countryside.  Close to Abberton Reservoir; the Zoo, Mersea Island, 4 miles from historic Colchester.  www.ryefarm.org.uk  Convenient for the coast, Constable Country and Beth Chatto Gardens. WI FI available.  Plenty of parking. We have flexible change over days and a minimum 3 night stay. A quiet rural location ideal for a relaxing break.  Essex has a lot to offer, come and explore. 

 

Additional Information

  • Deposit: £0.00 Flat Fee
  • Check In Time: 15:00
  • Check Out Time: 10:00
  • Child minimum age: 2

Rye Farm Self-Catering

Pondview

Sleeps: 2

Watch the ducks on the moat, while eating your breakfast.
Pondview has a lounge with intregal dining and kitchen area. There is a full size cooker and microwave and a fridge freezer. The bedroom has twin... Read More

Pondview has a lounge with intregal dining and kitchen area. There is a full size cooker and microwave and a fridge freezer. The bedroom has twin beds and the bathroom has a shower unit.  All furnished to a high standard. There is a TV/DVD and Hi Fi system. Pondview has an outlook over the moat and the pond, where you can watch the wildfowl.  A patio area at the back, captures the afternoon sun.  Sit out at the table and chairs provided and enjoy your glass of wine.  Wi Fi, electricity, linen and towels included in the price. 

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Facilities

  • Cycle Storage
  • Ground Floor Bedroom Available

Activities & Experiences

  • Beach Nearby
  • Pub Nearby
  • Dark Sky Area
  • Romantic Breaks and Holidays
  • Working Farm

Pets

  • Pets Not Accepted
VE Good to Go

£360 - £420

Per week

Availability

Rye Farm Self-Catering

Cartlodge

Sleeps: 2

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast or evening meal, while watching the ducks on the moat.
Cartlodge has a lounge with intregal dining area and kitchen. There is a full size cooker, microwave and fridge freezer.  TV/DVD and Hi Fi... Read More

Cartlodge has a lounge with intregal dining area and kitchen. There is a full size cooker, microwave and fridge freezer.  TV/DVD and Hi Fi system. The bedroom has a comfortable kingsize bed. There is a walk in wet room with shower. Suitable for disabled.   Furnished to a high standard.  Cartlodge overlooks the moat, from where you can observe the wildfowl that visit.  The patio area at the back captures the afternoon sun.  Enjoy your glass of wine, sitting at the table and chairs provided.  Wi Fi, electricity, linen and towels all included in price.

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Facilities

  • Cycle Storage
  • Ground Floor Bedroom Available

Activities & Experiences

  • Beach Nearby
  • Pub Nearby
  • Dark Sky Area
  • Romantic Breaks and Holidays
  • Working Farm

Pets

  • Pets Not Accepted
VE Good to Go

£360 - £420

Per week

Availability

Rye Farm Self-Catering

The Courtyard

Sleeps: 4

Your own courtyard area, with outside table and chairs, where you can relax in peace.
 The Courtyard, a converted farm building, which has 2 en suite bedrooms, making it suitable for a family or two couples.  There is a twin bedroom... Read More

 The Courtyard, a converted farm building, which has 2 en suite bedrooms, making it suitable for a family or two couples.  There is a twin bedroom upstairs, with a bath and overhead shower. The downstairs twin bedroom has a large shower. If required beds can be converted to kingsize.  The comfortably furnished lounge has an intregal dining area and kitchen. There is a TV/DVD and a Hi Fi system. The kitchen is well equipped and has a cooker, microwave, fridge freezer and dishwasher.  A seperate laundry room has a washing machine and tumble dryer.  There is disabled access to the ground floor.  WiFi, linen, towels and electricty are all included in the price.

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Facilities

  • Cycle Storage
  • Ground Floor Bedroom Available

Activities & Experiences

  • Beach Nearby
  • Pub Nearby
  • Dark Sky Area
  • Romantic Breaks and Holidays
  • Working Farm

Pets

  • Pets Not Accepted

Accessibility

  • Level Access
VE Good to Go

£460 - £590

Per week

Availability

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Rye Farm Self-Catering

Granary

Sleeps: 3

Wonderful view over the fields and Abberton Reservoir. Bring your binoculars.
The Granary is upstairs and overlooks the fields, Reservoir and the pond. It has a lounge with intregal kitchen and dining area.  There is a full... Read More

The Granary is upstairs and overlooks the fields, Reservoir and the pond. It has a lounge with intregal kitchen and dining area.  There is a full size cooker, microwave and a fridge freezer. Bathroom has a bath with overhead power shower. The main bedroom has a kingsize bed. The small bedroom has a single bed and a fold down bed, which is suitable for one adult or two young children. All furnished to a high standard. There is a TV/DVD and a Hi Fi system.  Wi Fi, linen, towels and electricity all included.

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Facilities

  • Cycle Storage

Activities & Experiences

  • Beach Nearby
  • Pub Nearby
  • Dark Sky Area
  • Working Farm

Pets

  • Pets Not Accepted
VE Good to Go

£420 - £490

Per week

Availability
Directions

Additional Directions Information

 A12 to Colchester. Exit at junction 26 and follow signs to the Zoo. Pass the Zoo on your right. At the next roundabout follow signs to  Layer de la Haye B1026. In the village turn left at the Fox Pub (Malting Green Rd.)  300yds  turn right  sign to Rye Farm.  Follow lane to the end.

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£360 - £590

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01206 734350

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Rye Farm
Virginia Bunting
Rye Lane
Layer de la Haye
Colchester
Essex
CO2 0JL

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