Overlooking country fields and the Brigstock Vineyard, The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast is situated down a quiet country lane in the pretty village of Brigstock. Free off-road parking is provided. The rooms offer super king-sized beds with mattress toppers and Egyptian cotton bed linen, a working desk with desk lamp, free WiFi, 42-inch flat-screen TV, a selection of Teapig teas and ground coffee, homemade cookies, bottled filtered water, thermostatic control heating, curtains, soft headboards, a high ceiling with Spanish lantern, full-length fitted wardrobes with hangers and a professional hairdryer. The bathrooms offer powerful shower and bath, towels, underfloor heating, heated towel rail and organic bathroom toiletries. On Saturday and Sunday mornings, guests can enjoy full English breakfast in the bright dining room. Dishes are freshly cooked to order and feature meat from local butchers, eggs from the chickens next door, and organic chestnut mushrooms. A selection of cereals, croissants and homemade plum jam and honey are also on offer. During the week, continental breakfast is provided.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available on-site


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Room type
Number of guests
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Brigstock
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  • Sheena
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The property and room/ en-suite were stunning. The bed was extremely comfy, beautiful location and a real personal touch from the owners. Our room was spotless, we enjoyed our homemade cookies on arrival and loved the fact that there was an...
  • Ashmaster1984
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    We stayed in The Swallow room. It was spacious and cosy, and the bed was super comfortable, with lovely cotton sheets. The room and en suite were very clean, and the shower was great. The hosts were incredibly friendly and accommodating, and...
  • Sacha
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Everything was lovely will most definitely be coming back, the room was clean and cosy couldn’t of had a better stay
Quality rating
Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Host Information

Host review score

The Swallows Rest B&B is situated in the pretty village of Brigstock on a quiet country lane overlooking fields and a vineyard. It's a beautiful and peaceful haven to come work, rest or play.
With a background in hospitality, it was our dream to open a unique, luxury Bed & Breakfast at a reasonable price. We're confident you'll be really comfortable when staying with us - its our attention to detail that really makes a difference.
Brigstock is a delightful village with honey coloured stone houses, two churches, a Coop groceries store, teashop, two pubs, play park and Fermyn Woods Country Park. Perfectly located, 10 minutes off the A14 with easy access from major routes.
Language spoken: English

Property surroundings

Facilities of The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast
Great facilities! Review score, 9.9

Most popular facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Wake-up service
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 22:00


Until 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 3 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Cot upon request
2 years
Cot upon request
Extra bed upon request
£15 per child, per night
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
£15 per child, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note that full English breakfast is served on Saturday and Sunday mornings only. During the week, breakfast is continental.

Please inform The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast

  • The prices at The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Yes, The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast is 250 yards from the centre of Brigstock. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at The Swallows Rest Bed & Breakfast include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Double