Self catering holiday cottages 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.  

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.

Book a Saxmundham cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Suffolk on holiday.

14 rental properties

Fordley Cottage, Middleton, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

3 bedroom Cottage, Saxmundham 3 miles away

sleeps 1 - 6 guests
1 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

Pretty pink country cottage nestled in an acre of gardens in a rural hamlet in Suffolk, family-friendly and just a short drive from the coast, this holiday home is well equipped for a relaxing holiday.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £315

Bruisyard Hall, Framlingham, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

12 bedroom Large Country House, Saxmundham 4 miles away

sleeps 2 - 24 guests
2 - 24
12 bedrooms
12
10 bathrooms
10
dog-friendly cottage, 4 dog(s) welcome
4
5 star

Elegant historical country house situated within a private 700 acre Suffolk estate, with many fine features this fantastic property is ideal for special celebrations, parties and corporate events (this property is a Licensed wedding venue), hen parties and stag parties welcome.

Special features: free internet access, games room, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £4000
Next availability:
from 20 July to 24 July 20 from 27 July to 29 July 20

Warren Lodges, Aldeburgh, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

2 bedroom Pine Lodges, Saxmundham 4 miles away

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

A collection of four comfortable family-friendly log cabins situated in a tranquil location by a private nature reserve very close to Minsmere Nature Reserve and just a few miles from Aldeburgh.

Weekly Price from: £315

Sandpipers, Snape, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

3 bedroom Cottage, Saxmundham 5 miles away

sleeps 2 - 7 guests
2 - 7
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Country cottage sleeping up to 7 people in 3 bedrooms in a tranquil edge of village location close to Tunstall, just 3 miles from Snape and 9 miles from Aldeburgh and the scenic Suffolk coast.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £375
Next availability:
from 03 February to 04 February 21

Grove Farm, Bramfield, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

14 bedroom Large Country House, Saxmundham 6 miles away

sleeps 4 - 29 guests
4 - 29
14 bedrooms
14
7 bathrooms
7
no dogs allowed

There are four stylish holiday homes with charming original features at Grove Farm, all in a lovely rural setting close to Southwold and the Heritage coastline.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £650

Laundry Cottage, Aldeburgh, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

3 bedroom Cottage, Saxmundham 7 miles away

sleeps 1 - 5 guests
1 - 5
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage

Luxurious and featured in the Sunday Times ‘Coolest 100 cottages’ list, this one of a kind Jacobean character cottage is surrounded by a beautiful nature reserve and is filled with wonderful antique furniture such as an oak four poster bed and an amazing Breton bed built into the wall.

Weekly Price from: £567

Cissy's Cottage, Aldeburgh, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

2 bedroom Country Cottage, Saxmundham 7 miles away

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

A special place to stay, this historical country cottage is nestled in greenery and located by a nature reserve close to Snape.

Weekly Price from: £487

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

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Saxmundham 13 miles away

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 14 August to 17 August 20 from 28 August to 04 September 20

Bluebell Studio at Thatched farm, Woodbridge, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Saxmundham 13 miles away

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 July to 20 July 20 from 28 August to 31 August 20

Toad Hall, Swilland, Woodbridge, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

6 bedroom Cottage / Large Country House, Saxmundham 14 miles away

sleeps 4 - 11 guests
4 - 11
6 bedrooms
6
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Picture-perfect large Suffolk country cottage with 6 bedrooms, exposed timbers, inglenook fireplace and large gardens, with the added bonus of the coast being within easy reach for day trips.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £920
Next availability:
from 31 August to 04 September 20 from 11 September to 18 September 20

Mendham Mill - a fabulous holiday home over a river, Mendham, Harleston, Norfolk, East Anglia, England

4 bedroom Unusual, Saxmundham 14 miles away

sleeps 2 - 8 guests
2 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

Nestled in a beautiful valley and surrounded by over 250 acres of water meadows in the grounds of one of England’s most historic watermills, these five award winning cottages even have a rowing boat and canoes on site to fully experience the beauty and serenity of this picturesque river valley.

Special features: free internet access, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £400

Cocketts, Mendlesham Green, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

4 bedroom Country House, Saxmundham 17 miles away

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 19 July to 20 July 20 from 27 August to 28 August 20