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Dining table in open plan space at Mals Barn
Mal's Barn with picnic benches overlooking the adjacent vineyard
Kitchen with a large island at Mals Barn
Living room at Mals Barn
Mezzanine seating area with great views
Views over vineyard from the picnic benches
Mals Barn from the outside
Upstairs seating area with great views
One of the bedrooms on the upper floor, all with stunning views
4 bedrooms have superking beds
Spacious superking bedrooms, all en suite
All bedrooms have en suite facilities at Mals Barn
Impressive staircase at Mals Barn
Mals Barn
Mezzanine window views over the vineyard
The vineyard in winter
Mal's Barn with picnic benches overlooking the adjacent vineyard
Kitchen with a large island at Mals Barn
Living room at Mals Barn

Mal's Barn, Althorne, Essex

5 - 10 5 Bed 10 Dining

Vineyard holiday house near Burnham-on-Crouch sleeping 10 for special occasions and wine weekends with tours and tasting

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Mal's Barn, Althorne, Essex, sleeps 5 - 10 in 5 bedrooms.

Mal's Barn was originally part of Althorne Hall Farm which is situated next to the Crouch Ridge Vineyard. This house has now been restored and converted into a contemporary house, accommodating 10 guests comfortably in 5 luxury en suite bedrooms. The perfect venue for a special weekend with family and friends.

This 2 storey converted barn now provides self catering holiday accommodation near Burnham-on-Crouch for 10 guests and has some unique features taking advantage of the special setting. The upstairs central seating area has a floor to ceiling glass picture window so you can really appreciate the stunning views across the River while you relax.

Downstairs there's a large open plan lounge, dining and kitchen area with lots of full height glass doors opening out to a patio and grassy area with picnic benches right next to the Vineyard - the perfect place to enjoy dining outside and some of the wines produced at the Vineyard. The ground floor also has a utility room, separate toilet and cloakroom and 5th en suite bedroom (with twin beds) with glass doors leading outside to a paved path and private grassy area.

At Mal's Barn, the remaining 4 bedrooms are on the top floor affording amazing views over the Vineyard and River Crouch. Each has a king bed.

While staying at Mal's Barn why not enjoy the Vineyard and its produce too - we can offer group vineyard tours and wine tasting. A wine hamper containing 1 sparkling and 2 still wines is available to introduce you to our lovely wines. And we can also provide a breakfast hamper on request.



WiFi available.

Disabled Facilities

1 downstairs superking bedroom with en suite wet room and disabled facilities.

Dog Friendly

No pets - sorry.


Large open plan kitchen with large island.

Dining Room

Table to seat up to 10 people in open plan living/dining room.

Sitting Room

2 large open plan sitting rooms downstairs and seating area with views upstairs.

TV and Music Facilities

2 TVs and sound system available.

Games Room

There is no games room.

Heating and Open Fires

Underfloor heating throughout.


4 superking bedrooms and one with 2 singles, all en suite, one with bath the rest with showers and toilets.


All linen and towels supplied.


5 en suite bathrooms and toilet downstairs.

Children's Facilities

Outside area for games.


Barbecues on request and seating outside.

Swimming Pool

There is no pool.


Large area for parking cars and boats.


No smoking inside please - there are smoking areas outside.

Booking Information

£500 deposit to secure the booking and a £200 damage fee which will be returned after your stay if nothing is broken or lost. The balance will need to be paid prior to arrival. Check in 2pm, or earlier if no other guests leaving. Check out 10am.
Wine hamper £80, breakfast hamper £10 per person.

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Mals Barn

Please contact the owner for availability dates


Overlooking the River Crouch and close to the coast. Near the village of Althorne, and within a few miles of Burnham-on-Crouch.

  • Althorne.
  • Althorne Train Station.
  • Burnham-on-Crouch.
  • Three Horse Shoes, Althorne.
  • Stansted.

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