Cottage Holidays in Foxearth, Long Melford, Suffolk, England

Looking to take a tranquil country cottage holiday in Suffolk? Foxearth is a quaint village nestled in the gorgeous Suffolk countryside and is an ideal setting for a rural retreat break. Made up of brick-built houses and cottages painted in pastel pinks and yellows, this is a quintessentially Suffolk village with attractive tree lined streets. Discover some of the best sights in Suffolk from this tranquil base and also explore parts of northern Essex for even more country charm.


Hints and Tips on Cottage Holidays in Foxearth, Long Melford

Within Suffolk itself, the larger village of Long Melford with its splendid medieval buildings is only 2.5 miles away so keen cyclists can just hop on their bike and easily peddle there from Foxearth whilst on a cottage break. Long Melford has a number of country pubs as well as antique shops to recommend it. Members of the National Trust will want to visit Melford Hall by the village green for an interesting day out. Entrance is free for National Trust members. With plenty of picturesque scenery on offer, Long Melford is one of Suffolk’s best loved rural villages and is an ideal place to stop for a cream tea.

Another beautiful Suffolk village is Lavenham which is just 9 miles away. Lavenham is one of Suffolk’s finest villages with numerous medieval buildings and fascinating historical architecture all around. When it comes to finding a spot from which to soak up the scenery choose from country inns, cafes and restaurants. Members of the National Trust will want to visit Lavenham’s historical Guildhall in Market Place where you can learn more about the cloth trade and this historical building. As well as information displays, this place also features a tea room. 

Foxearth is also well located for discovering some of the highlights of Essex whilst enjoying a cottage holiday. Some parts of northern Essex are particularly beautiful, as is Constable Country. Worth a visit is Dedham, 17 miles away, where you can while away some time browsing through the gift shops and enjoying tea and a slice of cake in one of the tea shops.

Finchingfield in Essex with its duck pond and historical buildings is another picturesque spot which is also 17 miles from Foxearth.

Also recommended for a day out, particularly for history buffs is Hedingham Castle and Gardens. Set in a generous 160 acres of gardens and woodlands, various events take place here between the months of April and October when you’ll always find something going on. Family tickets are available and the castle can be visited in the summer months.

Whether you are interested in log cabin holidays, rural country cottage holidays or farm-stays, you can be assured of plenty stunning scenery close by with a stay in or close to Foxearth in Suffolk.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Foxearth, Long Melford, Suffolk, England:

Daffodil Cottage at Thatched Farm Cottages, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, East Anglia.

sleeps 1 - 3 guests
1 - 3
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Situated in rural Suffolk within the grounds of Thatched Farm this pet-friendly cottage has ample character and charm with features such as exposed wooden beams.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £350
Next availability:
from 08 April to 17 April 20 from 24 April to 30 May 20

Tudor Barn, Lavenham, Suffolk, England

5 bedroom Large Country House, East Anglia.

sleeps 2 - 24 guests
2 - 24
5 bedrooms
5
7 bathrooms
7
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Unique Grade II listed holiday barn situated next to meadows and ponds in rural Suffolk with an attractive enclosed garden.

Special features: tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £750
Next availability:
from 09 April to 13 April 20 from 17 April to 01 May 20

The Bungalow, Bentley, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Holiday Bungalow, East Anglia.

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
4 star

One bedroom holiday bungalow set within the owner’s extensive grounds and featuring access to beautiful gardens, fishing lakes and an outdoor swimming pool (pool available in summer months only), set within the Suffolk countryside close to the coast.

Special features: pool (Shared use of owner's outdoor swimming pool in the summer months (June to September).).

Weekly Price from: £236
Next availability:
from 08 April to 18 April 20 from 02 May to 09 May 20

Cocketts, Mendlesham Green, Suffolk, England

4 bedroom Country House, Heart of Suffolk.

sleeps 2 - 8 guests
2 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Escape to the country in style with a stay at Cocketts in the heart of tranquil and beautiful Suffolk.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £620
Next availability:
from 30 April to 01 May 20 from 04 May to 08 May 20

Bluebell Studio at Thatched farm, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, East Anglia.

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Set within the gardens of Thatched Farm, this 4 star rated romantic retreat has garden views and offers easy access to good local walks.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £290
Next availability:
from 19 April to 01 May 20 from 04 May to 18 May 20

We have no cottages within Foxearth, Long Melford itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Foxearth, Long Melford. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England