Cottage Holidays in Saxmundham, Suffolk, England

Saxmundham is a quiet Suffolk market town, located just 7.5 miles from the popular seaside town of Aldeburgh and 14 miles from the fine coastal town of Southwold.  Discover some of the best of the Suffolk coast whilst on a cottage holiday in Saxmundham.  

Facts about Saxmundham for Cottage Holidays


Explore the nearby area on a cottage break and discover the highlights of the Suffolk Coast and Heath’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  Pretty villages recommended for a visit near to Aldeburgh include scenic Snape Maltings by the river and Thorpeness with its amazing ‘House in the Clouds’ and Scallop sculpture.  Keen wildlife watchers will love the Minsmere Nature Reserve located near to Saxmundham.  This nature reserve is protected by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds and quality assured by Enjoy England.  Enjoy looking out for rare wildlife from birds to red deer. 

Perhaps this area’s best known attraction is the National Trust’s Sutton Hoo.  Various treasures and burial mounds have been found at this site near Woodbridge including a ship.  Guided tours are available.

We trust that you’ve found our hints and tips on things to see and do in and near Saxmundham helpful.  For more information about what this part of Suffolk has to offer, we recommend that you pop in to the nearest tourist information centre, which is in Aldeburgh for free leaflets and useful resources.

Whether you opt for a romantic cottage, a family cottage or a pet-friendly cottage, have the best of times in this fantastic part of Suffolk.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Saxmundham, Suffolk, England:

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


Special Offer: from 23 December to 27 December 19
Late availability: from 23 December to 31 December 19

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 15 December to 20 December 19 from 27 December to 28 December 19

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 28 December to 01 January 20 from 31 January to 14 March 20

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 20 December to 22 December 19 from 17 January to 20 January 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 15 December to 23 December 19 from 28 December to 05 June 20

We have no cottages within Saxmundham itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Saxmundham. 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