Welcome to Abbey House

Nine-bedroom Abbey House sits in the grounds of the magnificent Audley Estate. The perfect space for entertaining, hosting, dining, and simply putting your feet up and enjoying the company of friends and family. This property is wonderfully set in open countryside of Saffron Walden, a short train ride from London and Cambridge, and offers an ideal combination of authentic charm with modern features for comfort.

The Space

Abbey House looks out towards Audley End House, a 17th Century Jacobean mansion, widely regarded as one of the finest country houses in England. This stunning location is available to hire exclusively for family get togethers, celebrations, corporate entertaining, or team building exercises. There are plenty of spaces here to play, party or just be together, and smaller spaces to break out, read and unwind.

After entering though the Grand Hallway you will quickly find Abbey House has all the comforts of home and with nine bedrooms, enough space for the whole family. Dine in style in our impressive Dining Room or relax by the pool and enjoy the BBQ.

Abbey House has nine beautifully furnished bedrooms to choose from, four ensuites, and there are two further bathrooms and a downstairs loo. All linen is provided.

The house has a grand dining room, that has views across the gardens and an open fire place. There is a fully equipped kitchen for all your catering needs, and a utility kitchen for preparing larger meals. Whether you choose to cook a family meal or bring in a professional chef, you can dine like Lords and Ladies of the Manor.

The house features many impressive rooms and spaces for you to enjoy. There is sitting room ideal for relaxing or entertaining. The library has comfortable seating, log burner and books for anyone in the family that would like to enjoy some peace and quiet.

We have a games room with poker table and a separate TV room ideal for the family. We have a den in the loft complete with sofa bed and play station.

With a swimming pool and great landscaped gardens and grounds to explore, there’s plenty to keep children occupied. The pool is heated from April to October and the pool house has a bar area and barbecue ideal for summer bookings. There is a covered winter garden and table tennis.

Walkers and cyclists can enjoy a wide variety of footpaths and trails. This house is a superb base for discovering the stunning countryside that is all around or experiencing the medieval market town of Saffron Walden. You’ll find many fantastic pubs and restaurants here.

Take the kids to Audley End Miniature Railway where they can see mini steam engines and ride Shetland ponies. Alternatively, take a look round the breath taking Audley End House or spend a day at Saffron Walden Golf Club. Cambridge is only a short drive away where you could go punting on the river or enjoy a night out.

Whatever you choose to do with your time you will have a fantastic stay at Abbey House.


Swimming Pool
Open Fires
9 Bedrooms
6 Bathrooms
Table Tennis
Private Gardens

Find Out More

If you would like to get in touch about booking this property or would like to find out more please use the form provided or the contact details below.

Abbey House:
Tel: 07908 485 116
Email: enquiries@group-retreats.co.uk

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