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Baye House A Beautiful Georgian Guest House in Co

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3 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
16 guests
2 nights minimum
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A warm welcome awaits at this charming 7 double bedroom historic house in West Stockwell Street, 'perhaps the most attractive street in Colchester' (Nikolas Pevsner, The Buildings of England 1954). The building dates back to 1600 with later additions in the Georgian period. We are just steps away from the High Street shops, restaurants and, Colchester Castle and its beautiful landscaped park grounds. Also close by are the museums and First Site Gallery as well as the Mercury Theatre, Arts Centre. We are only a short ride to Colchester Zoo, the general hospital, Essex University and the beautiful Constable Country. ... A warm welcome awaits at this charming 7 double bedroom historic house in West Stockwell Street, 'perhaps the most attractive street in Colchester' (Nikolas Pevsner, The Buildings of England 1954). The building dates back to 1600 with later additions in the Georgian period. We are just steps away from the High Street shops, restaurants and, Colchester Castle and its beautiful landscaped park grounds. Also close by are the museums and First Site Gallery as well as the Mercury Theatre, Arts Centre. We are only a short ride to Colchester Zoo, the general hospital, Essex University and the beautiful Constable Country. More
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Anne M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2015
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

What a fantastic property! This house is like a time capsule in the most perfect way. Decorated with such flair. Anne was the perfect host and made us feel at home. We had a gathering of 10 girls on a girly weekend and it was...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Cinders1990
Management response:Responded 23 October 2017

Thank you for being such great guests and your appreciation. Come back for a reunion anytime!

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: September 2017
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Baye house. It's a beautiful house with plenty of living areas. There are 5 big bedrooms and 2 smaller twin rooms. There is a beautiful garden with a lovely seated area which would have been great if it hadn't...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

What can I say! What a beautiful house! As soon as we arrived, we knew that we were in for a brilliant weekend. Everything is beautifully kept and there was plenty of space for the 14 girls during our stay. The seating area in the...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Anna C
Management response:Responded 13 August 2017

A pleasure to host ..Sarah and friends are the nicest of guests, good liaison and arrived following directions without getting lost around Colchester's tricky town centre system. They left the house clean and tidy on time and were really appreciative and delightful. Would recommend and...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2017
Management response:Responded 12 April 2017

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Towels Provided
Private Garden
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Playground
Secure Parking
Trampoline
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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Would you recommend this holiday rental to someone who wants to stay in a historic property?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
In the centre of town Baye House is situated in a quaint old street opposite St Martins, a medieval church. Perfect location for the towns attractions, historical buildings, arts, music, shopping, dining out and vibrant night life.
Getting around
A 15 min ride takes you to West Mersea famous for seafood restaurants, beautiful harbour sunsets and crabbing for the kids and then there is the lovely sandy and craggy beach of East Mersea....there are also the beautiful beach and shops of Frinton and of course the amusements of Clacton pier. There is a beautiful spa in Thorpe le soken on the way to frinton highly recommend for hen trips and special days out. Half an hour away takes you to beautiful walks in constable country, pub lunches and the Munnings Museum. Also there is the beautiful historical villages of Long Mielford and Lavenham.
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