Balls Farm, Tye Road
Pheasant Suites are situated in the grounds of the non-working Balls Farm. The 17th century Farm House is surrounded by fields and wildlife and located less than three miles from the centre of Colchester and Essex University, a mile from the village of Elmstead Market, Beth Chatto Gardens and only 15 miles from Harwich. It is on the edge of Constable Country.Guest facilities are completely separate from our own, affording guests a level of privacy not normally associated with Bed and Breakfast accommodation.
This also allows you to check in anytime after 3pm, without restrictions, which is ideal for honeymooners.Please note that we are unable to accommodate pets.Pheasant Lodge is completely separate from the main residence with its own entrance and parking, the 55 square metres of luxurious ground floor accommodation is filled with natural light and includes 2 queen size beds, an en suite fully tiled bathroom with a corner bath and separate power shower. It also has a breakfast bar, kitchen area, hob and microwave. Fantastic views from all 7 windows.
Breakfast is delivered by way of a 2 way hatch to ensure that you are never disturbed. Private sunny courtyard. This can be let as an apartment if required.
Pheasant Suite has its own entrance and parking. The breakfast table overlooks fields and the bedroom has a beautiful ornate king size french bed, which looks out onto a private sunny courtyard. The fully tiled bathroom has a double bath for two and a separate shower.
Breakfast can be served in the courtyard on warm days and is delivered by way of a 2 way hatch to ensure that you are never disturbed and have total privacy at all times. Microwave available if requested in advance.
Pheasant Retreat - The Ultimate Romantic Experience
The Retreat, which overlooks the fields, is completely separate from the main residence with its own entrance and parking. It has a superking size bed, designer ensuite bathroom with an enormous bath and a separate shower.
There is a kitchen area with hob and microwave. The private garden is equipped with a large day bed for 2, table and chairs and loungers.It also has a safe, wireless Internet and air conditioning. Breakfast is delivered by way of a 2 way hatch to ensure that you are never disturbed and have total privacy at all times.
Chilled champagne available upon request.
All of our Suites are equipped with the following: Heated towel rails, robes, slippers, toiletries, big fluffy towels, electric blankets, settees, china, cutlery, glasses, bottled water, biscuits, fridge, iron and ironing board, hair dryer, flat screen TV, DVD player, Ipod player and binoculars. They also have independent heating systems and free Wi Fi.
Breakfast is full English, (21 different types of local sausage) smoked salmon, berries, posh porridge, luxury muesli, warm spiced fruit salad, yoghurts, fresh juice, toast, croissants etc. Fresh local produce used whenever possible.
All served on beautiful china and cut glass.
Our aim is to create an experience, not just a visit.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Elmstead Market area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Beth Chatto Gardens - 1.1 miles (Garden)
Colchester, St Leonard at the Hythe - 2.4 miles (Historic Church)
Bourne Mill - 3 miles (Historic Building)
Little Bromley, St Mary's Church - 3.1 miles (Historic Church)
Hollytrees Museum - 3.3 miles (Museum)
St Botolph's Priory - 3.3 miles (Abbey)
Natural History Museum, Colchester - 3.3 miles (Museum)
Colchester Castle Museum - 3.4 miles (Castle)
Colchester, St Helen's Chapel - 3.4 miles (Historic Church)
St John's Abbey Gate - 3.4 miles (Historic Building)
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