Kersey is a picture perfect little village set in the Suffolk countryside. With historical cottages and prettily painted thatched cottages in abundance, this is an absolutely charming place to stay.
About Cottage Breaks in Kersey
The main street in Kersey has a ford going across a trickling stream, a very pretty feature of the village. During a self-catering break here spend time exploring the nearby countryside, which is perfect for taking long strolls in, or even for hiring a bike and going cycling.
If wishing to explore further afield when on a holiday here, taking a day trip to the county town of Ipswich is a fantastic idea, as it is only around 13 miles from Kersey. Kersey is also conveniently situated for discovering some of Suffolk’s best villages and towns. Long Melford with its impressive green is a firm favourite of many and only 12 miles away. As well as being home to high end gift shops and warm country inns, Long Melford is also where you’ll find the National Trust’s Melford Hall and Gardens where you can learn more about the owners’ relationship with Beatrix Potter.
Also close by is stunning Lavenham just 7 miles away. Visit Lavenham to spend quality time with loved ones or friends in the quaint tea shops and cafes and to marvel at the historical medieval architecture here. The National Trust’s Guildhall is not to be missed and entrance is free for National Trust members.
Other recommended places to visit for their historical qualities and charm whilst enjoying a cottage holiday in the area include Coggeshall, a historical village in nearby Essex, around 20 miles away and Colchester, a large Essex town with excellent shopping just 14 miles from Sibton Green.
If looking to unwind in peaceful surroundings in a quiet and charming part of Suffolk, staying in Kersey is a great way of soaking up the relaxing atmosphere yet having lots to discover as well. Find a great place to stay on Country Cottages Online and have the best of times when in East Anglia.
Book a Kersey cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Suffolk on holiday.