you can now sleep with the queen thanks to Airbnb!
Did you dream of it? Airbnb did it! Recently, the seasonal rental site offers you to spend a few days (or more) in the ‘Garden House’ of the Sandringham estate, the favorite property of Elizabeth II!
With four bedrooms and two bathrooms, this is the closest property to the Sandringham House estate, where the Royal family traditionally spends Christmas and the New Year. charming and relaxed accommodation” which was also the former home of the Queen’s Head Gardener.
Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, also have a residence on the estate. Queen Elizabeth gifted them Anmer Hall, a 10-bedroom mansion, after they married in 2011, according to People. The royal family has owned the estate since 1862, when it was given to Prince Albert for his 21st birthday.
The Sandringham Garden House, a “charming refuge”
The famous brick house is described on Airbnb as a “ charming hideaway“. It can accommodate up to eight people and dogs are also welcome! As specified in the advertisement, the Garden House “is centered on the appreciation of the wide open spaces and the magnificent gardens in which it is located”.
All the furniture and paintings in the house were once housed in a royal residence, indicates the host. An informal garden is available next to the house, it has a paved patio and a charcoal barbecue.
An idyllic landscape much loved by the royal family
A short walk from the Sandringham Visitors Center and the Sandringham Café & Coffee Shop (which offers high quality local menus), guests can stroll through the National Park, with over 200 acres to enjoy in all. Also, the location is close to the beaches of North Norfolk, an area surrounded by beautiful poppy-rich meadows, lavender fields, quiet lanes ideal for walking and cycling and many English villages.
But to book a stay, you will have to be patient, because the dates are already filled until August 2024! It should also be noted that living in a castle has a cost… since you will have to pay 408 € per night.