Providing single storey self-catering, Sam's Stable offers Four Star Gold self-catering for couples and is conveniently located on the Suffolk/Norfolk border in the village of Flixton. There is a village pub and the Aviation Museum within easy strolling distance as well as St Peter's Brewery (a little further but still within walking distance for those who intend on sampling a pint or two of Suffolk's finest!). All the right ingredients for a relaxing break and within easy reach of the coast for days at the beach or visiting the nature reserves. Norwich city centre is also within easy reach. Short breaks available all year round (two night minimum). Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A delightful Four Star Gold holiday retreat sleeping two on the Suffolk/Norfolk borders in the village of Flixton with a village pub and the Aviation Museum a short stroll away. St Peter's Brewery is also within walking distance and Suffolk's coast is a short car ride away with beaches for lazy days and some of the country's top nature reserves. Short breaks offered all year round - an excellent choice for couples who enjoy walking, cycling, bird watching, exploring and relaxing. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
The Old Coach House has wide appealing offering couples single level dog-friendly self-catering. Sitting on the Norfolk/Suffolk border in the village of Flixton (with village pub and Aviation Museum within strolling distance), this welcoming cottage for two provides the perfect base for exploring the many attractions of both Suffolk and Norfolk including the coast, nature reserves, Norwich and the nearby Norfolk Broads. Short breaks and longer holidays available all year round. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Perfect for couples looking for a weekend away or a longer holiday exploring East Anglia, this romantic Four Star Gold holiday home sleeps two guests and sits in the village of Flixton on the Suffolk/Norfolk borders. There is a village pub a short walk away as well as the popular Aviation Museum. St Peter's Brewery is also within walking distance and the lovely beaches and nature reserves of the Suffolk coastline are within easy reach by car. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A comfy welcoming retreat providing stylish self-catering enhanced by original features, ideally placed on the Norfolk/Suffolk borders. An excellent base for exploring the many attractions of Suffolk and Norfolk, as well as Norwich city.
A stylish comfortable holiday home on the Norfolk/Suffolk borders, ideally placed in the picturesque Waveney Valley providing an ideal base from which to explore the many attractions of these two beautiful counties including the heritage coastline, historic market towns and Broadland villages.
With heaps of character and country style, this romantic single level retreat with private hot tub provides a very high standard of dog-friendly accommodation in the heart of Suffolk. An ideal base for exploring Suffolk's many attractions including its coast and historic wool towns.
A characterful stylish dog-friendly holiday home with log burner and hot tub in a covered garden room, providing a cosy romantic retreat for two in Stonham Aspal the heart of Suffolk. A perfect base for those who want to explore Suffolk's many attractions, or simply escape away for a relaxing break to rewind and recharge.
A romantic dog-friendly coach-house style retreat for two which is jam packed with character and affords its own hot tub. Located in the heart of Suffolk, this is an ideal place for a romantic break or base from which to visit Suffolk's many attractions including the wool towns and coast.
With log burner, hot tub and farmhouse style kitchen with range, this quaint cosy cottage provides an ideal romantic retreat for couples and a great base for exploring Suffolk and its many attractions. Exceptionally dog-friendly, the cottage is within easy reach of the Suffolk Coast, Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds and the picturesque Suffolk Wool Towns.
Escape for a romantic break in the beautiful Suffolk countryside. This charming thatched cottage has been skillfully restored with traditional building methods and cleverly incorporates contemporary luxuries with the original features to create a welcoming space where you can unwind. Larks Rest Cottage is in the lovely village of Haughley, within walking distance of The Kings Arms pub. There is plenty to see and do within a relatively small radius as Stowmarket is three miles away and Bury St Edmunds is not much further. The snug cottage is perfect for couples who want to make the most of their holiday.
An exceptionally attractive luxurious Suffolk Farmhouse with heaps of character sitting in a peaceful countryside position within easy reach of the areas many attractions. With a large garden and wood burning stove, this is a cosy retreat at any time of the year and perfect for a family holiday or weekend away with friends.
This peaceful holiday home has lovely sea views and is within walking distance of the cliffs at Kessingland, village shops and pubs. There is space for up to five people to sleep in three bedrooms, and the cottage comes with off-street parking and a sheltered garden. Rose Cliff Cottage is perfect for couples, families and friends who want a relaxing holiday on the Suffolk Coast, close to Lowestoft, Southwold, golf courses, the Benacre Nature Reserve and the Waveney Valley.
A detached one bedroom holiday apartment in the lovely village of Snape in rural Suffolk. Close to the heritage coastline, this is an ideal base for exploring the local beaches with Aldeburgh being a popular local choice, castles, towns and countryside. Bring your bike and cycle the leafy lanes, walking boots, binoculars for bird watching and beach towel for lazy days.
This delightful holiday cottage is the ideal place to spend a relaxing holiday in the popular coastal town of Aldeburgh, Suffolk. Perfectly located, it is just a ten minute stroll from both the beach and town with its great shops and restaurants, and a great base for exploring this lovely stretch of coastline and the Suffolk countryside.
This lovely holiday cottage is ideally positioned within a short stroll of the historic medieval castle and market town of Framlingham with its good selection of restaurants, pubs and shops. Set amongst beautiful Suffolk countryside, the area offers lovely cycling, walking and is within easy reach of Suffolk's beautiful Heritage Coast.
A romantic charming 16th Century holiday cottage in the heart of the pretty Suffolk hamlet of Kersey. Ideal for walking, cycling, exploring Suffolk or just curling up in front of the fire and relaxing. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Oozing charm and character, this 'chocolate box' 15th Century Suffolk cottage sits in an enviable position in the very heart of the picturesque village of Kersey right next to the 'Splash’. Five Star Gold self-catering within easy reach of Suffolk's pretty wool towns and its many attractions. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
A character two bedroom holiday cottage in the picturesque tranquil Suffolk village of Bramfield, also available to let on a one bedroom basis. A great location for a relaxing holiday with many lovely walks, an award winning pub just 200 yards and the north east Suffolk Heritage Coast just six miles away.
Take time out of your busy life to relax and unwind at Headmaster's House. Set in a peaceful spot in the Suffolk countryside, it is less than a mile from the famous seaside resort of Southwold, and only a little further to Southwold Lighthouse and the Sole Bay Inn. Southwold is a fantastic town with boutiques, shops and cafes, as well as museums and the Adnams Brewery. There are lovely coastal walks, or you could meander through the Minsmere RSPB Nature Reserve. With room for four people to stay in three bedrooms, this cottage is an excellent choice for families. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Many head to the east of the county to visit the stunning coastline which stretches for some forty five miles, with both beautiful sandy beaches and shingle shores. Sitting within the Suffolk Coast and Heaths AONB, Aldeburgh is possibly one of the most popular seaside retreats with its Blue Flag shingle beach, fantastic independent boutiques, fine restaurants, traditional pubs and great fish and chips! Lowestoft is another popular choice for those looking for a traditional seaside experience, with its sandy beaches, colourful beach huts and iconic lighthouse that keeps watch over the town. Surrounded by beautiful countryside is the charming heritage seaside town of Southwold, famed for its award winning pier and loved for its golden sands, weekly markets and excellent restaurants and pubs selling local ales brewed by Southwold based Adnams.
The heart of Suffolk is home to the wool towns and villages, which gained their wealth in the 15th Century from the wool trade. Still very much encapsulated in the bygone era, picturesque villages and towns such as Lavenham, Clare, Cavendish, Long Melford and Kersey still today show some of the finest examples of medieval architecture in the country.
A visit to Suffolk would not be complete without a trip to the wetland broads in the north of the county. The Norfolk and Suffolk Broads is the largest protected wetland area in the country – a haven for wildlife (great for bird watchers!) with National Park status.
With a diverse landscape of heritage coastline, wetland areas, historic towns, quintessentially English villages and beautiful rolling countryside, Suffolk is a unique and popular holiday destination and a convenient location for many seeking a weekend-away. If you only have a couple of nights to see Suffolk's many attractions, take a look at our things to do guide to help you experience a true taste of Suffolk life.