Beach Cottages In Essex To Rent
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Mark - verified booking
"A lovely base to stay and for dog walks. Good size living areas downstairs and a big kitchen. Two large size double bedrooms and two single rooms (not used) Two Sky boxes in the downstairs rooms to cover most of the basic channels you'll need. Property mainly let down but the poor parking. Driveway is totally useless, too small and needs to be much wider. We only managed to park safely on the road outside of the property from the Mon-Thurs. (Billed as two car spaces well only if you have micro cars. Front room sofa and one chair totally in need of replacing / or putting in more support very uncomfortable. For anyone with mobility issues large front step and back. No downstairs toilet but two upstairs. Microwave didn't work and reported Sat replaced with another old one Monday which helped a lot as the oven / hob was awful to use.Two hook hangers in the hall (both only fit to hang dog leads on as loose) some hooks under the stairs for coats but door to this area had a small catch so not ideal to use often. Back garden good size although three fence panels were in need of repair, garden overgrown and needed work.Hot Tub nice but very noisy and some jets not working, would be better enclosed in a Conservatory to reduce noise and heat lost. Overall we loved the base and the property with a bit of work could easily be made up to a 10 in no time, it seemed a tired property awaiting an upgrade but we still loved it as did the dogs. Off road parking / driveway needs to be wider is the urgent task and front room sofa replaced. Guests won't like the cooker oven/hob (takes ages to cook anything) and the place needs a better microwave (although the one brought in Mon got us by) and definately needs a stand alone mini oven."
Sue - verified booking
"This is a lovely cottage and we had a very good holiday. Being close to the beach, the local shops and cafes was a bonus. There is no parking on the road outside but we appreciated the owner's offer to park outside her shop to unload and overnight However we found the library carpark nearby was adequate for our needs. The bed was very comfortable with good reading lights and the house was very clean and tidy with nice furniture from the owner's shop. There were lots of nice touches in the property e.g. tissues in the bedroom, sewing kit, picnic basket and nice fluffy towels which is always welcome. There were a couple of negatives however which I only mention because it would enhance the property even more if this was rectified. The weather was very hot and so we wanted to spend time out on the patio at the back. We did find this a bit untidy with fallen leaves, cobwebs and an uneven floor with some furniture that had seen better days. The flower border could also have been planted to enhance this area. As the gate of the cottage went straight into the road perhaps a lock on the gate for young children staying may be an idea. The TV was small and so we had to move it forward each night to see it. (This seems to be a problem in many cottages we have stayed in!)We thoroughly enjoyed our stay however and would definitely go back again."
Mike - verified booking
"Probably an acceptable quick weekend break type property in the summer but not a winter rental. Very basic equipment, a small boat style kitchen with no where to store groceries a small under counter fridge with no freezer. Old tired furniture and no real storage in the bedrooms. The amazingly busy main road is outside the front door and the street light is placed alongside the master bedroom window. Add to this the church clock striking every hour all night means not a place for light sleepers ! One small sofa and one Indian style chair make up the sitting room . The gas fire in the dining room awaits a part so the house cannot be properly heated . I am trying to think of a positive but even on arrival the house was freezing and the owner told us proudly that the heating would come on at 3.30 pm . Her husband who came to replace a light checked the thermostats and timer as the house felt "warm" to him when the heating should have been off at 11 am."
Anthony - verified booking
"The accommodation itself was basic but generally clean and comfortable . The patio/ rear outside area was covered in bird droppings and not conducive to sitting outside/eating. possibly unhealthy. The end of the paved area was being used as a dump for old concrete and soil and someone had dumped old chicken bones which could have been harmful for our dog At the front a soil pipe for the associated house was leaking raw sewage. Car parking was confined. The preliminary information said the accommodation was 50 yds from the beach . Although true it did not say that the beaches were closed due to long term renovation work and also dogs are not allowed anyway. This was a big disappointment but we found good dog beach walks at Frinton and Walton on the Naze and south Clackton.It is a pity that the outside of the property was so neglected as a little attention could have given it a much higher rating"
stevan - verified booking
"barry and ruth so amiable and accomdation was first class.....lovely brand new bbq in the beautiful surrounds of the back garden<which had gd sun it in the adffternoon>all mod cons...dvd/cd player needs update thou...fab views over the hastings beach area,close walking distance to Clacton.morrions/Iceland short 5mins drive.walking distance 2miles only..jaywick Martello tower great day for kids £1 only or higher donation...spent 2hrs thre..view on top over the beaches..and history lessons for kids...Walton on naze 8miles away lovely flat walk 3hrs with plenty beache seashell stops and toilets and café on way.....8days of total bliss.....evening on balcony ships watch with wine and binoculars...so glad we found this place ..as caraan was almost booked.....it gave 6of us time and space and plenty areas to chillout....thank you mrmrs cruthchfield....we are resouled"