Testimonials

Wish it could be our third home - Wonderful - been everywhere super time x

Maxine and Clive + Jottie the Westie - November 2018

Lovely break, super place to stay for dogs and humans!

Kate and Deb + Joseph & Rosie - October 2018

Fabulous week of R&R will definitely be returning. Love it....

Jel and Sam + Millie & Abby - October 2018

Amazing week, good weather and a lovely welcoming cottage. See you soon.

Lee, Tracey + Charlie, Archie, Maisy &Lilly the dogs - September 2018

Lovely week. Lots of walks for the dogs. Welcome gifts amazing. More biscuits please :)

Mandy, Alan + Sammy &Lottie the dogs - September 2018

We've had a great week - thanks for all the goodies - and the 999 call! :)

Claire, Mick and Oscar the Cocker Spaniel - August 2018

Perfect week, perfect cottage and location. Lovely extras & bread jam. Thank you Julia.

Julie Bill (Tumbie &Boo the dogs) - August 2018

Lovely setting and mill great. We both had a relaxing week. Thank you Julia xx

Gerald and Gillian - August 2018

Fabulous - thank you. Loved the bread! xx

The Kings - August 2018

This cottage is heaven sent, so relaxing & comfortable. Perfect for us. Thanks for everything & treats x

John, Carol and Gizmo the dog - July 2018

Another good week, weather very hot. Thank you for all the extras.

Gostelows and 3 dogs - June 2018

Julia we had a lovely week at the cottage so peaceful. Thank you for all the home made treats and extras. We will be back. Thank you once again.

Mary, Brian and Bessie the dog - June 2018

Thank you for a lovely stay - wish we could stay longer - next time! Great walks to burn off the delicious goodies you left for us, and a beautiful cottage!

Claire, Rich and Bronte the Gordon Setter - April 2018

We couldn't have wished for a better start to 2018. Beautiful, peaceful, just perfect. Thanks so much Julia x

Tessa and Aaron & Doggies - January 2018

Lovely stay. Thanks for all the treats. We will recommend this to others and return again ourselves. Thanks again.

David and Catherine - December 2017

Lovely little break, fantastic place and setting. Will recommend to our friends. Thank you for having us back!

Jack, Stacey and baby Aubrey & Dino the British Bulldog - December 2017

A little gem, had a lovely relaxing few days. Thanks Julia for all the little touches. Will recommend highly and put some cards up in our pub for you x

Diane and Martin & Floyd the Schnauser - December 2017

Lovely stay in a well thought out holiday home. Beautiful weather for Oct in a fantastic area.

Martin and Mandy & Bertie and Wooster the Norfolk Terriers - October 2017

We've had a wonderful week - the mill is cosy + welcoming. It totally lived up to our expectations + more!! Thank you for the lovely homemade treats + other extras (the pears were delicious). EVERYTHING IS PERFECT!! I hope we will come again.

Janet & Graham with Max - September 2017

We've had a lovely week from start to finish. Your goodies were lovely - thank you so much. Just wish it could have be a longer stay. Many thanks.

Linda and Terry - September 2017

An amazing place to stay. So well equipped with much appreciated "extras". Thanks for everything. Would love to come back!

Sarah and Nigel - August 2017

Lovely relaxing holiday in a beautiful mill. Thank you for all the goodies and extras & making us very welcome. Would love to come again. Thank you

Leah and Phil and Sid the dog - August 2017

Fantastic cottage with all the facilities you need and some extra surprises on arrival. Great time.

Paul and Heidi - July 2017

Thank you for holiday. Me, my husband and 3 dogs, Yorkshire Terriers, had really lovely and nice time and we will be back again in future.

Zophie and Jack (Maya, Samba, Tito the Polish Yorkshire Terriers) - July 2017

Had a lovely time. Great welcome pack. Smashing location and walks. Thank you!

Jane, Michael and Lester the Dog - July 2017

Ab Fab holiday. Quiet, relaxing, clean and comfortable. Treats were lovely, very tasty & enjoyed every minute. Great walks. xx

John and Carol Trueman & Mylo and Gizmo the dogs - July 2017

Beautiful cottage, wonderful walks, weather and welcome, and the dogs had a super time!

Janette and Brian + 4 Cocker Spaniels - May 2017

Warm welcome at this beautiful cosy home. Great walk to Yoxford and beyond.

Gary, Maria and "Patch" the Parsons Jack Russell - May 2017

Exceptional welcome, delicious treats, amazing mill = BLISS. Thank you Julia x

Callum and Susie - April 2017

Many thanks for the warm welcome & delicious treats for our stay at Harvey's Mill. I was overwhelmed by your thoughtfulness & homely charm of this little gem of a cottage. The facilities and cleanliness are 1st class - you really have thought of everything! A perfect retreat to recharge & unwind and base for exploring Suffolk.

Susie, Callum, Mr Tubbs & Oscar - April 2017

Lovely location, amazing mill. Thank you for the treats SUPERB!

Helen & Rob - April 2017

Delicious goodies waiting and a very warm and welcoming environment. Had a lovely break and would recommend.

David, Sue and the dogs - March 2017

Superb!

Mary +Merlin and Lily the Dogs - March 2017

Idyllic cottage & location to spend and celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. Thank you for warm welcome and homemade treats, Julia.

Matt and Carol from London - September 2016

Lovely relaxing week here - everything we needed and more. Thank you Julia for all the "goodies" they were delicious. Hope to return here...

Denise and Mick Woodland and Charlie the Dog - September 2016

Thanks so much for another lovely few days :) though not long enough! Thanks for everything! x

Nigel, Karen and Rudy the Springer Doodle - August 2016

Sweet holiday home. Thank you for the baked treats most appreciated.

Selina and Chris from Texas - August 2016

Lovely cottage – very unique. Welcome package very good.

Sylvia and Paul - October 2015

Julia, Thanks so much for all the goodies we had a lovely week.

Steve and Jane - September 2015

Lovely week in Suffolk, dodging the rain! Always lots to see and do. Thank you for the goodies.

Pauline and Ian - September 2015

Another great week a big thank you for everything xxx 8th time.

Val and Phil - September 2015

We have had a wonderful 10 days in Harvey’s Mill, could have easily stayed another 10 – or more. Been very lucky with the weather overall. The ‘welcome pack’ was wonderful gratefully received! Thank you Julia!

Clive and Jackie with Buster, Rusty the Labradoodles. - August 2015

Wonderful holiday in this pretty mill. Loved the extras. Thank you x

Jeff and Hattie - July 2015

A lovely comfortable rural retreat and an excellent base to explore this part of Suffolk. Thanks.

Jane and Brian - July 2015

Lovely holiday mill is great. Thanks for extras. Really enjoyed birding at Minsmere.

Pam and Mike - June 2015

What a brilliant place – thoroughly enjoyed our week. Thank you Julia.

Justin, Fiona and Barnaby the dog - May 2015

We loved every minute of it! Beautiful house, really comfy beds, excellent home made bread and jam. We love Julia and her cats. Thanks again. We would love to come again :)

Lennart and Maria from Amsterdam - September 2018

7th visit to Hillcrest, we find it PERFECT for our needs, which is why we keep coming back.

Michael, Lynn, Vicky + Pippa, Molly, Ariel and Skye the dogs - September 2018

Fantastic break whilst visiting relatives for a party. The cottage was amazing with Julia providing everything over and above. The cleanliness was second to none and we will make sure all our friends (with or without dogs) come here next. Thank you so much.

Rob and Gill Newton - August 2018

Beautifully relaxing holiday. Julia made us feel so welcome especially with those personal touches. Thank you.

Wood family + Oakley & Ringo the dogs - August 2018

We've thoroughly enjoyed our second visit, and hope to make a return visit soon! Thank you.

The Morse Family and Henry the Beagle - August 2018

Back for a return visit, spent time exploring the forests of the area due to the heat. All of us were wiped out by the 30 degrees + temperatures but lovely surroundings to be wiped out in. Thank you to Julia for the welcome + welcome pack and Julia's mum for the jam.

Phil, Lisa and Sidney the Sausage dog - July 2018

Perfect weather, perfect accommodation, dog loved it, will definitely recommend and hopefully return. Thank you Julia x

Sue and Alan - July 2018

What a great relaxing holiday at Hillcrest. We came to relax and recharge and that's exactly what we did. It was so peaceful and restful. Rocky loved the walks and the beach at Sizewell. The start to the holiday with the fresh baked bread, jam, biscuits and the delicious biscuit cake made us feel special. We would love to come again and explore the area more. Thank you!

Mary and Abi + Rocky the Labrador - July 2018

Clean + comfortable. Lovely homemade treats. Dogs loved the walks (Tunstall Forest is great). Heatwave was the icing on the cake.

The McClean Clan - June 2018

Thank you Julia for another perfect holiday at Hillcrest. We feel relaxed and rejuvenated. We have had some great days out and enjoyed some wonderful food.

Jean, Jamie and Sonny the dog - June 2018

What an absolute gem of a cottage! The location is perfect, fabulous views, and so quiet and peaceful. We felt we were in a haven of calm. The cottage is beautifully fitted out and has everything you could ever want inside and out. We are already planning our return visit next year!

Jane, William and Jack the Labradoodle - May 2018

What a fabulous place to stay, so dog friendly with lots of walks right on the doorstep. We look forward to spending some more time here later in the summer.

Mike, and Tricia (Louis, Harry & Archie the Irish Setters-the boys!) - April 2018

6th visit, 3rd Easter in a row. We always look forward to our breaks here, we find it a comfortable and relaxing time. Why does the time pass so quickly? Expect to come back again soon.

Lynn, Michael, Vicky (+ Pippa, Molly, Ariel and Sky the dogs) - April 2018

The perfect place to spend my birthday. Hillcrest is the most well equipped holiday cottage we have stayed in and all the home made treats were wonderful. It is hard to find somewhere that is suitable for both our dogs and my wheelchair and Hillcrest is perfect! We hope to return in the not too distant future. Thankyou!

Liz and Michelle and Elvis & Gypsy the Labradors - February 2018

We've had a most peaceful stay here at Hillcrest. We escaped the "urban" life for a true getaway. Julia has made the cottage so beautiful that we didn't want to leave! Fred & Barney enjoyed the walks from the front door and we enjoyed Julia's home-made goodies. Looking forward to coming back next year!!

Marsha & Mark, Fred and Barney the Westies - January 2018

An amazing "quirky" cottage, loved the unusual features such as "The Rocket"! Really did appreciate walking our two dogs over the fields directly from your garden. Loved the superb chocolate cake and in fact all the goodies were lovely and your "welcome pack" is a great and welcome feature. Thank you Julia for a great visit.

Raymond & Christine, Emmie and Florrie the dogs. - December 2017

A beautiful place to stay with wonderful views. We enjoyed the home made cake, jam & biscuits. Hope to return soon!

Bruce, Julie + Pepper & Buddy the greyhounds - October 2017

What a find! Really enjoyed our stay fabulously dog friendly with walks on the door. First UK holiday for years - will definitely be back. Thanks Julia for being a lovely host and for the chocolate cake and thanks Julia's mum for the jam!

Lisa, Phil + Sidney Sausage dog - September 2017

We have had a fantastic two weeks, the house is perfect lots of good ideas I will take home with me, enjoyed the lazy mornings so quiet. Thank you for the welcome pack (nice to get treats). Hope to visit again soon.

Anne and Dave + Freckles - September 2017

Lovely house, very well equipped, thank you (the best equipped kitchen we've ever seen in a holiday house :) ). You obviously care about your house and garden as well as your guests. Beautiful area; many good walks enjoyed (particularly enjoyed Snape Marshes). Southwold has best beaches but Aldeburgh is lovely and quiet. We very much enjoyed our relaxing stay. Thank you.

Dave, Erica, Rob, Chris and Jonny (& Beau the dog) - August 2017

Fantastic house - well equipped, and lots of extras. The welcome pack was lovely, especially the homemade biscuits and cake! Henry loved the garden, and country walks. We hope to come back one day! Thank you.

Morse family and Henry the Beagle - August 2017

We have had such a lovely stay in your beautiful accommodation. Everything has been perfect. Thank you so much Julia - we will hopefully be back soon. Five star all the way * * * * *

Jean, Jamie and Sonny Colbert - June 2017

Thank you for a lovely stay. Accommodation first class. Weather superb, couldn't have asked for more. Lovely walks for the dogs right from the doorstep, will definitely visit again in future.

Alison, Mark, Christine (Murphy, Bridie & Barkley the dogs) - May 2017

Thank you, lovely stay with all the family for my 60th birthday. We had a nice family get together with nieces and nephews who live this way. Weather was kind to us too. Some of our family are interested in coming to stay in the future.

Lynn, Michael, Vicky, Barry (Pippa/Molly/Ariel/Skye the dogs) - April 2017

A beautiful house with stunning views. Oscar + Lily thoroughly enjoyed the long walks. We've had a wonderful break away from work and school. Thank you for a lovely time and the gorgeous biscuits, cake and flowers. We certainly want to come back!

The Playles + Oscar and Lily the Dogs - February 2017

Thanks for a lovely week and for the excellent goodies on arrival (the biscuits didn't last long!) Superb well equipped cottage, nice views and nice and quiet. Oscar enjoyed trying to chase the cats and pheasants but was a bit miffed that he never managed to catch one. Very lucky with the weather - hot all week, rain only on last day. Many thanks again.

Martin and Mary Shirley & Oscar the Westie - September 2016

Beautiful house and location. You have thought of everything! Thank you for the lovely home-made goodies – delicious. Ate at the Bell in Sax and Dolphin at Thorpeness, would recommend both.

Bunting Family - August 2016

Loved our stay idyllic setting chance to catch up with family and revisit haunts from my childhood in the Woodbridge area.

Marie, Henry, David and Laura - August 2016

Beautiful house, perfect location, Great week, cosiest beds, Thankyou :)

The Pembertons - August 2016

This has been the best week ever thank you very much PS Your cats are cute.

Theo - August 2016

Thank you for letting us stay

Lotti - August 2016

Best week ever YEAH - I really enjoyed my stay. I loved playing with your cats Julia. We visited lots of places and played in the arcade at the beach, Thank you

Elliot - August 2016

Thanks for the lovely stay we will definitely come again

Joel, Ciaran, Emily, Tiger, Pippen and Pepper - July 2016

Another enjoyable short bank holiday stay. Time goes too quickly. Already booked to revisit in August and back in here Easter 2017.

Michael, Pippa and Molly - May 2016

Another enjoyable short bank holiday stay. Time goes too quickly. Already booked to re-visit in August and next Easter.

Lynn, Michael, Pippa and Molly - May 2016

Many thanks Julia for getting this lovely new holiday home ready in time for the Easter break. Had a lovely time. Thanks for the yummy chocolate cake and for the use of the bikes. Kids had a fun week.

Joel, Ciaran, Emily and Tiger the cat - April 2016

Lovely stay. Beautiful new home from home. Booked to come again. Thank you

Lynn, Michael (Pippa & Molly the dogs) - March 2016

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