Our selection of Suffolk cottages is second to none. Suffolk is a breath taking and beautiful region in the south east corner of England and is an ideal location for a self catering holiday. The river Stour winds its grandiose path down to the sea, and green fields are punctuated by pleasant communities and towns where historical architectural traditions are typically shown in the style of their holiday homes. With its mile upon mile of undulating landscape it is ideal for exploring on foot or by bike. Scattered with large towns, Suffolk has historically been an agricultural region and there are a number of farm cottages and cottages in rural locations dotted around Suffolk. Wherever you wander from your Suffolk cottage, you'll find fabulous landscapes, medieval wool towns and a variety of hidden gems that wait to be discovered. Imagine enjoying a deeply picturesque landscape right from the step of your Suffolk cottage. Your Suffolk cottage holiday won't soon be forgotten.
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Cottage holiday makers will find the combination of varied coast and waterfronts, plus lush countryside inland, make Suffolk a terrific holiday choice. The central sea side region in East Anglia, Suffolk is generally low-lying, with hardly any knolls to interrupt the flow of its country views.
English holiday rentals by the sea are especially well liked during the summer, and a self catering holiday accommodation in Suffolk can live up to all your expectations of an old country rental property in a sea side environment. There are some fabulous aged and character filled properties, usually well restored and with new facilities giving you a great range to choose from.
As an area that saw a large amount of Americans serving during WW2 and the cold war it is also popular with overseas tourists as well as UK visitors. No matter where you are coming from though we have an excellent range of holiday homes to suit your needs offering all the comfort and convenience with all the facilities that you could need.
Cottages in Suffolk tend to be much used by the owners themselves, and are therefore pleasant and visitor-welcoming. A well admired holiday spot for those seeking to reside in self-catering holiday lets Suffolk gives the chance to take pleasure from the best of the coastline and inland in summary, Suffolk break self-catering properties offer the fitting location for discovering this remarkable region. So, why not browse our choice of Suffolk vacation properties to find something that catches your eye? And with the possibility to book with late availability you can book at any time.
East Anglia is strewn with attractive rustic communities, old market towns, swathes of woodland and picturesque coastlines which attract a wide variety of people to the area including painters and writers who want to get away and enjoy the landscape in order to help with creativity and the gain the chance for peace and tranquility.
Well known as a location for ambling, biking and riding Suffolk allows you to take a walk through the attractive hills, take part in a peaceful tour of the towns or simply test out your skills on a range of the golf courses on offer you too can enjoy a relaxing and comfortable break away.
The Angles Way and the paths of the Waveney Valley are inspiring places to start your exploration of the outdoors from a Suffolk break rental cottage. If walking is an interest then Walberswick is surrounded by 1000 acres of protected heath and marshland and dotted with holiday rental homes it is an ideal place to stay. A leisurely walk away from here is the historic market town of Southwold where you can visit its port and ocean front.
With over forty miles of Heritage coastline in Suffolk it has some excellent seaside resorts and many sandy beaches within easy reach of properties in which to sunbathe, build a sandcastle and swim and for those people who would prefer to explore the coastline is full of nature with the chance to see some of the rarest habitats in the country.
As well as the coastline Suffolk also has plenty to offer further inland with hillwalking, cycling and angling as well as enjoying the relaxing environment of the open landscape. The often flat terrain in the area also means that any keen golfers can enjoy the courses they have to offer.
For any guests looking for something a bit more historical then Suffolk has plenty of historic monuments to visit such as the Anglo-Saxon burial site at Sutton Hoo, Framlington Castle which dates back to the 12th Century, Tide Mill at Woodbridge or the wonderful Ickworth House. If more recent history is what your after why not try the Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum in Flixton or the Bawdsey Radar Station.
Suffolk is also well known for its small Hamlets and villages such as Sutton Hoo and Grimes Graves whilst Bury St Edmunds is known for its cathedral and Abbey ruins. The medieval hamlets of Lavenham and Long Melford are worth a visit if you want to go sightseeing in these areas.
If a day in a larger town is on the cards then in Suffolk you are perfectly located for a variety of places. These include Cambridge and Norwich whilst also being within easy travelling distance of London.
In March the Aldeburgh Music Easter Festival brings energy and inspiration to the area whilst May sees the Felixstowe Historic Vehicle Rally and the illustrious Suffolk Show. Moving into the summer months June brings the Ipswich Arts Festival, July the East of England Tennis Tournament and the British Open Crabbing Championships finishes of the summer events in August. Whilst all of these festivals are taking place you could also take a trip to Newmarket racecourse with meetings being held between the months of April to October.
After these long days of sightseeing or relaxing why not take in the culture of Suffolk in one of the many Public Houses and sample the delights of a drink brewed in Suffolk itself as the UK's largest British owner brewery Greene King is actually situated in the market village of Bury St Edmunds. After sampling these delights why not visit Bury St Edmunds itself and also take in the amazing sight of the most recently completed Anglican Cathedral in the UK having only been opened in 2005.
With a varied landscape Suffolk offers the opportunity to either enjoy a property in a seaside location whilst also sampling the delights of the hamlets and towns or vice versa with plenty of places to choose from here are a few ideas on where your holiday rental could be within Suffolk.
If you want to stay on the coast the seaside town of Lowestoft in the North East of Suffolk is a popular destination for those looking to enjoy the views and beaches or wanting to do a spot of angling. Alternatively try Southwold which is perched on the cliffs and overlooking the port of Dunwich, Southwold enjoys a lighthouse, a museum, a pier, multiple eateries, and a brewery offering plenty to do without going far or the coastline town of Aldeburgh which is known for its festival. Most properties by the sea tend to be in these larger towns however you can also find them in less well known locations such as Walberswick, Westleton or Sudbourne.
Further inland there are plenty of villages on offer such as Bury St Edmunds, Kersey, Long Melford and Hadleigh or in rural communities such as Badingham, Benhall Green, Brandeston, Butley, Kelsale, Thorpeness or Wickham Market to name a few. For one of the better known villages Lavenham was one of the wealthiest towns in England in historic times, and still has a historic market square and old half timbered buildings which attracts scores of visitors.
If you would prefer to stay in larger more lively locations then we can also provide accommodation in places such as Newmarket home to the National Horseracing Museum, in addition to the renowned racecourses. Bungay a magnificent market-town, with its castle remains or Ipswich one of the most well know cities in the area, which is on the estuary of the River Orwell, with new waterfront developments making it a well admired setting for residential dwellings.
You can easily reach Suffolk accommodation by air, land or sea. There are rail links connecting Suffolk to the whole of the rest of the country, especially London, as well as a wonderful network of roads.
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