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HD Theatre style Cinema
A well equipped, bright and modern kitchen
8 Person Passenger Lift
Large dining table for 18 perfect for all occasions
Viewing platform and seating within the roof garden
The shape of the property provides unique areas in the living room
Slate Pool Table
The Gallery overlooks the Entertainment floor
The Concrete Castle in all its glory
3 ovens ideal when cooking for large groups
Modern bathrooms with fun lighting
Large breakast bar
The Concrete Castle stands prominently in the Suffolk countryside
HD Theatre style Cinema

The Concrete Castle, Freston, Ipswich, Suffolk

Sleeps 9 - 18 9 Bedrooms 18 Dining

Spectacular 7 storey tower sleeping 18 with an entertainment floor, for luxury celebration weekends near the Suffolk coast

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. The Concrete Castle, Freston, Ipswich, Suffolk, sleeps 9 - 18 in 9 bedrooms.

The Concrete Castle, or Freston Water Tower, comfortably accommodates 18 guests making it perfect for all large groups celebrating every kind of occasion. Whether it's a big birthday, a hen party or just a get together with family and friends, the luxurious 7 floors of accommodation caters for all.

The Concrete Castle won't fail to impress: with a vast modern kitchen, multi-functional living room, 3 floors of bedrooms, an entertainment floor with theatre style cinema room and even a lift which gives access to one of the bedroom floors and the entertainment floor (and can accommodate a wheelchair - although please note there are no specific facilities for disabled guests). In addition, when you finally reach the top of this 80ft tower, guests can enjoy the breathtaking 360 degree views across the Shotley Peninsular.

Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Concrete Castle provides the ideal place to stay while exploring riverside and country walks and bike rides or enjoying the local pubs in quiet surroundings. The lovely Suffolk coast is easily accessible and it's only a short journey from London.



Intercoms on all floors. WiFi. Good mobile reception.

Disabled Facilities

Spread over 7 floors with a lift for access to one of the bedroom floors and the entertainment floor. No special facilities for disabled guests.

Dog Friendly

1 dog permitted.


Large kitchen is well equipped for big groups including 3 ovens, 3 fridges, 1 freezer, 2 microwaves, 2 kettles, 2 toasters and plenty of crockery.

Dining Room

The open plan kitchen/dining is great for socialising with a large breakfast bar, a separate table seating 18 and doors to the outside seating area.

Sitting Room

The entire first floor is the living area so there's ample space for all guests; 4 large sofas, comfy armchairs, a 65” TV/DVD player and a pool table.

TV and Music Facilities

Living room: 50" TV/DVD, Hi-fi with DAB. All bedrooms: TV/DVD. Entertainment floor: 2 x 42" TVs, Nintendo Wii, retro games, cinema theatre, karaoke.

Games Room

Entertainment floor plus pool table.

Heating and Open Fires

LPG gas central heating.


9 bedrooms over 3 floors. This can easily accommodate individual families. Each floor has 3 bedrooms – a master with en suite and 2 further bedrooms.


All bed linen and towels provided with the exception of travel cots. Mattresses and bedding not provided for travel cots.


3 en suite showers, 1 family bathroom with bath/shower, 2 family bathrooms with small tub/showers.

Children's Facilities

No specific facilities for children but lots to keep them entertained.


Outside seating area and roof garden with seating and a viewing platform.

Swimming Pool

There is no pool.


Parking for 10 cars.


Strictly no smoking inside property or on roof garden.

Booking Information

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The Concrete Castle

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Weekly Price
From £4199
2 Night Weekend
From £2999
3 Night Weekend
From £3199
Midweek per night
From £1999


Just over one hour’s drive from London, near Ipswich and the River Orwell estuary.

  • Only 150 yards away at the crossroads.
  • Ipswich.
  • Holbrook.
  • The Freston Boot, Freston; The Butt & Oyster, Pin Mill; The Cookhouse, Wherstead; The Compasses Inn, Holbrook.
  • Stansted.

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