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Family friendly home in Rowhedge

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Family friendly home in Rowhedge

Entire cottage
6 guests3 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
14 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Andrew is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Rowhedge is a pretty riverside village, just 15 minutes drive from Colchester and Essex University, 40 minutes from Harwich. Woodbine House is located on a quiet street, with plenty of lovely walks through the woods or by the two rivers on your doorstep.


Laptop friendly workspace
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 couch


Wide doorway to the bedroom
Accessible-height bed


142 Reviews

Cathie User Profile
August 2019
A brilliant, beautiful cottage, in perfect condition. Couple this with super helpful hosts = a 5* AirBnB.
Victoria User Profile
August 2019
Lovely stay with lovely host leaving a nice extra touch to our stay. 5 Star
Erik User Profile
August 2019
We had a nice and pleasant stay. Rowhedge is a quiet village, perfectly located by the sea to bring a visit to Colchester and especially for Dutch people to take the ferry to Hoek van Holland.
Andrew User Profile
Response from Andrew:
Hi Erik. Thank you for your review and your comments regarding carpets and dust mites. We are sorry that one of your family suffered an allergic reaction which spoilt you stay here. We have tried to reduce the carpeted areas in the house as far as possible, while still ensuring…
August 2019
Sue User Profile
August 2019
A lovely comfortable cottage with all amenities covered in a delightful setting. We really enjoyed our short stay.
Ambika User Profile
August 2019
My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our comfortable short stay in Andrew and Kim's warm, homely place. Their home is filled with interesting books and artwork and home-made treats in the kitchen - we instantly felt at home! As hosts they were fantastically accommodating, allowing…
Alison User Profile
August 2019
This charming cottage was precisely what we needed on our rest day before Colchester zoo. Wonderfully relaxing and comfortable space. Lovely homely touches and a nice treat of home-made flapjack. Great location and close by to a rec with playground for my children. Great…
Nienke User Profile
August 2019
A lovely home in a nice and quiet street, with access to a beautiful garden! The house had everything we could wish for and is nicely decorated. Apparently, the owners put a lot of effort in to make their guests feel at home. They even had some nice toys for our children to play…

Hosted by Andrew

Colchester, United KingdomJoined in July 2013
Andrew User Profile
142 Reviews
Andrew is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Kim and I have lived in our current home in Rowhedge for 26 years. Our 4 daughters all grew up here and enjoy coming home which is partly why when when the house next door came up for sale, we bought it. We also have two grandsons who come and play in the garden and woods which…
Interaction with guests
Kim and Andrew, the owners, live in the adjoining property. They are happy to be available to answer questions or sort out any problems. We provide tea coffee and milk as well as the wherewithal for breakfast (cereals, bagels and jam), also essentials such as, washing up liquid…
Languages: Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 9PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox