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“Absolutely gorgeous”
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An impressive entrance
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An impressive entrance
Dining for 30 in style Aga kitchen - perfect for breakfast, lunch and dinner or just hanging out
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45 reviews
An impressive entrance
Dining for 30 in style
Aga kitchen - perfect for breakfast, lunch and dinner or just hanging out
Library
A huge and varied social space
You'll always find me in the kitchen at parties
Secondary cooking area - huge oven, gas hob, chef's sink, prep island
Pool anyone
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 1 en suite
Through the Trees
Spectacular outdoor dining - even in winter
A grand entrance hall
Ballroom/party room - a large space for dancing
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Bedroom 3 en suite
Upper Landing
Bedroom 7
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 9 en suite
Rear terrace panorama
Bathroom 11
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Manor House -
15 Bedrooms, 11 Bathrooms, Sleeps 30
Woodbridge, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

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Annette S
Staplehurst, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Absolutely gorgeous”
Reviewed February 16, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

We arrived on Friday afternoon to be shown round this gorgeous property by the owner, Peter. The attention to detail in every room is amazing, with snowy white bed linen and fluffy white towels, log fires and in the huge kitchen an Aga, which we quickly mastered. The party room is something else ...and ensured that we could dance off the superb dinner that was provided by a local restaurant on Saturday night. we really could not think of anything that was missing ...and we are all currently trying to think of a reason for another big party weekend at Pettistree.

Travelling group: Large Group
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Bourne End, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 30, 2013 for a stay in November 2013

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Leaving
Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Large groups
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Graham T
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Great venue”
Reviewed August 9, 2013 for a stay in October 2012

We have hired a number of largish houses for various celebrations and hired Pettistree in October 2012 for our 30th wedding anniversary with family and friends. We wanted to write a review because it is one of the best houses we have hired and the helpful Peter and Luisa made organising our stay very easy. The kitchen with three dishwashers (yes three!) and fantastic breakfast seating area was brilliant for informal gathering/chatting the formal dining room and party room with great sound system and lighting was great fun. The pool table was in constant use. The bedrooms are brilliant, many with luxurious en-suites. The separate annexe for additional guests is of the same standard. Would definitely recommend Pettistree for anyone wanting a lovely stay for a party weekend.

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Liked best: The kitchen
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Friends
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 24, 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 4, 2013 for a stay in March 2013

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Liked best: The high quality of the rooms/bathrooms
Liked least: Possibly the location being 2 hours from Gatwick, but this is not a real issue at all.
Travelling group: Large Group
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 15, 2013 for a stay in March 2013

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Liked best: Everything
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Travelling group: Friends
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EllieElf
Colchester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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“Fantastic...”
Reviewed February 26, 2013 for a stay in February 2013
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Had a long weekend away for a friends 40th, we were a large group and this was the perfect choice.

The property is excellently maintained, clean and well equipped, and surpassed all expectations.

Set back quietly off the road, we kept the log fires burning throughout the time there, not necessary for the heat but more the atmosphere. The aga in the kitchen kept the house warm and there was plenty of hot water at all times.

Would most definitely love to return for another weekend.

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Liked best: The entrance hall with the log fire burning.
Liked least: Going home
Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
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