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“Wild and Windswept, a lovely place by the sea”
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Welcome to The Safe House!
Remote, Private, South Facing, Beach Front Retreat Waiting For You!
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Welcome to The Safe House!
Remote, Private, South Facing, Beach Front Retreat Waiting For You!
A view of the lounge, dining area and south deck The rear of the property from Ray Creek beach
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12 reviews
Welcome to The Safe House!
Remote, Private, South Facing, Beach Front Retreat Waiting For You!
A view of the lounge, dining area and south deck
The rear of the property from Ray Creek beach
A view of the lounge and dining area from the opposite aspect
The master bedroom
The second bedroom
The south deck (ready for some serious relaxation!)
View from the south deck of Ray Creek and the Sea beyond
Enormous and often dramatic skyscapes!
And sunset ...
After sunset ...
After sunset ...
Wildlife literally on your doorstep!
The screen between the kitchen and the lounge. Testament to some serious living! Try some yourself
Self catering in style
The legendary seafood platter and Colchester Rock Oysters at one of our favourite local haunts!
Colne Point. 2.5 miles of beach often deserted! Just you and nature!! Beachcombers Paradise!!!
Ship Ahoy! Rush hour at The Safe House ...
Sunset and silhouettes
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
St Osyth, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England

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carris p
Kuching, Malaysia
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4 reviews
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“Wild and Windswept, a lovely place by the sea”
Reviewed 24 February 2015 for a stay in January 2015

A lovely place to stay and warm our toes by the wild and windswept sea. We stayed here for the weekend and had a great break away from all the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The beach was a short walk away through the nature reserve and The Safehouse was just a short drive away from the lovely towns of St Osyth and Colchester.

We will be coming back in the Summer to sit out on the decking and watch the world go by. Thanks for having us!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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KentLizzi...
Kent
2 reviews
“A wonderful and peaceful stay”
Reviewed 26 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

This is the second time we have stayed, this year. Our second visit was just as lovely as the first one. The Safe House is very comfortable and had all we needed. It was very clean and well kept. We appreciated the repainting outside and the new shower. We spent a lot of time sitting on the deck enjoying the view and the birds. I'd felt stressed and tired beforehand and it's such a restful place to be. We were lucky with the weather as well, which was nice. I'm also pleased to report that the access road has many fewer potholes; we needn't have brought our 4x4. We would certainly come again and recommend it to friends.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Tokri67
Wetzlar, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 28 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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