Search for a perfect family holiday
  1. Home »
  2. Family Holidays UK & Ireland »
  3. England »
  4. Norfolk, Suffolk & Essex »
  5. Gladwins Farm

Gladwins Farm

Child friendly farm, Suffolk – Harper's Hill, NAYLAND, Suffolk.

About Gladwins Farm

Gladwins Farm is very child-friendly and has fantastic facilities for families. Most cottages are pet friendly and some boast the added luxury of your own private Hot Tub.

Set in 22 acres of rolling countryside typical of the Stour Valley made famous by John Constable, Gladwins Farm offers 9 high quality holiday cottages in Nayland, Suffolk. Guests staying in any of the child-friendly cottages can use the heated indoor pool and sauna, the tennis court and children’s play area. Cottages sleep from 2 to 8 people and the latest two new luxury cottages are graded ‘5 Stars’ by the English Tourism Council. There’s a well-stocked fishing lake with trout and coarse fish plus farm animals to entertain the children. Five of the cottages have the added luxury of Hot Tubs and you can also pamper yourself with treatments by the on-site Beauty Therapist.

Gladwins Farm is set in 22 acres of rolling Suffolk overlooking the beautiful Stour Valley, making Gladwin's Farm the ideal location for an idyllic walking and family activity holiday in Suffolk. Nine high quality self catering cottages can accommodate families from 2 plus a baby to large families of 8 with extra room for cots. Some cottages can accommodate guests with mobility difficulties and allergy-reduced cottages are also available. The child-friendly cottages are fitted out to a high standard and evoke a relaxing environment for any family to enjoy. Cottages are comfortably furnished with generous sofas and homely in decor with sound system, colour TV, DVD and Freeview TV. Kitchens are fully equipped many with dishwasher; fridge/freezer. Lovely views are to be had over the Stour Valley from the cottages with gardens and a BBQ is available for guests to enjoy cooking in the great outdoors. There is a wide range of DVDs, which guests may borrow and there's WiFi across the site.

Cast a fly for trout in the well stocked lake and maybe you will be lucky to catch a trout. Discover the woodland walk or watch the children exploring the new playground. You could perhaps, play a game of tennis on the full size hard court, play croquet on the lawn or simply enjoy the view from a picnic table. Let the whole family relax in the beautiful heated indoor swimming pool. Following your dip why not unwind in the sauna or try the new hot tub! You can really spoil yourself when you stay at Gladwins Farm. Not only do they have their own Masseuse and Treatment Room, offering proper Sports Massage, but also a visiting Beautician, offering the full range of treatments from facials to waxing and manicures. These treatments can be taken in the comfort of your cottage or in the Treatment Room. Massages cost about £25.00 and Beauty Treatments from £7.50 to £30.00.

There is a huge variety of excellent restaurants in the area, ranging from stylish cuisine through honest English cooking to local seafood, which combined with the home-made frozen meals available 24 hours a day on site give ‘self catering' a whole new meaning!

Nayland is one of the famous cloth towns of Suffolk, having possibly the finest collection of medieval timber-framed buildings in the Country. The sandy beaches of stylish Frinton and lively Clacton are within easy driving distance(30 minutes). Colchester is famous for its Roman history and child-friendly World-renowned Zoo - both worth a day out. Gladwins Farm can offer discounted advance tickets for Colchester Zoo. There are also local riding stables to discover plus a selection of National Trust properties to say nothing of the lovely RHS gardens at Hyde Hall.

Easily accessible from London on the A12 and the Midlands on the A14, Gladwins Farm is convenient for a week's holiday or a short break. Gladwins Farm's website maintains on-line availability so that guests can check dates reliably - click on "View website" button to be directed to owner's website.

Visitor reviews

Getting reviews...


Getting map...

Check availability & book

Find availability at Gladwins Farm

Click or tap a circled check-in date to get started.

Accommodation owner will confirm exact pricing on enquiry. If you can't see the dates you'd like contact the owner directly.

Make a booking

Send an enquiry to Gladwins Farm

You can send an enquiry directly to the owner of this property to confirm pricing and availability.


Stay up-to-date with our email newsletter

Be the first to hear of brand new child-friendly holiday ideas, exclusive offers, late availability and competitions from us and our partners.

No thanks, I'll sign up later