Luxury accommodation in the countryside

Sunflower Holiday Cottage

2 Bedrooms, 4 Guests + Cot

Modern Luxury in a Rural Location

Cottage Garden




Ian, Naomi & family would like to welcome you to Sunflower Holiday Cottage near Alford. A converted small Victorian barn modernised to a very high standard using only the best fixtures and fittings available. This spacious, pet-friendly, luxury self-catering holiday property is available all year round for long or short breaks. Providing the ideal place to spend time with family and friends or for those just wanting a quiet romantic break.

The cottage is in the picturesque hamlet of Thoresthorpe near the historic market town of Alford. On the edge of the rolling Lincolnshire Wolds, this holiday rental property is in open rural countryside with panoramic views over the fields. The nearby town of Alford offers a wide variety of shops, pubs and eateries and is just over a mile away. 

Just a 15-minute drive from the sandy beaches of the Lincolnshire coast and the popular coastal holiday resorts of Mablethorpe, Sutton-on-Sea and Chapel-St-Leonards. Ingoldmells and Skegness are a little further down the coast.

All the accommodation at Sunflower Holiday Cottage is on the ground floor level. Large light-filled windows and French doors give views over a private, secure, west-facing garden. Many bird species are attracted to the garden can be viewed from the comfort of the sofas.

Included in the cost are all bed linen, duvets (winter/summer), towels, tea towels, hot and cold water and electric.

Free parking and Wi-Fi.

The Cottage is decorated for Christmas throughout December and includes complimentary mulled wine & mince pies on arrival.

Cottage Interior

Living Area

The kitchen/dining area has a fully fitted kitchen and a dining table with seating for four. The lounge area includes a 32″ LCD widescreen digital TV with Freeview

Bedroom Sunflower Cottage

Main Bedroom

The double bedroom is decorated in a country cottage style. There are two bedside tables with lamps, an alarm clock with Ipod dock. 

Sunflower Bedroom

Bedroom Two

This bedroom comprises a very comfortable single metal bed and also a folding guest bed. There is also room for a travel cot if required.

Garden Bird Bath

Garden Area

The enclosed garden has a picnic bench for outside dining. There are also good views of Alford’s windmill


Dog Friendly

Welcome to doggy heaven, long country walks and fun on the beach. Well-behaved dogs are very welcome. Dog bowl, towel & doggy treats are provided. There is an outside tap/hose, ideal for cleaning muddy, sandy paws.

Near the coast

The Nearby Coast & Country

There is something for everyone within easy travelling distance. From historic market towns to the sandy beaches and amusements of the coast.

Sunflower Holiday Cottage

Guest Reviews

A great little cottage with everything we needed for a comfortable stay. Beautiful views of the Wolds and windmill. Just wished we could have stayed longer.

Lee, Claire, Sophia & Emily - NEW ZEALAND

One word sums it up; PERFECT!

Carol, Rae & Oscar- ASHBOURNE

A fabulous short break. The cottage is perfectly comfortable and cosy,the little extras have made us fell very welcome.

David, Lesley-Anne & Oscar - ESSEX

Our second stay. The cottage is fresh, lovely and warm. We really have enjoyed our stay and will certainly return. Great walks from the door and good local shops. We really enjoyed watching the wildlife in the garden. Thank you.

Tricia,Chris & Pepper - LANCS

01507 201699
Sunflower Holiday Cottage, Alford Road, Thoresthorpe, Alford, Lincs. LN13 OHU *