Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Southwold, Suffolk, England

Southwold is one of Suffolk’s premier seaside resorts.  This coastal town has quite an upmarket feel with a number of greens, grand Victorian buildings and an attractive seafront.  The High Street has art galleries, tea shops and a variety of independent shops.  There is also a sandy beach with colourful beach huts, pier and harbour.  Whether you are planning a romantic self-catering break or a family holiday by the sea, we hope you enjoy browsing through the cottages shown below.

Advice on Cottage Holidays in Southwold


As one of Suffolk’s main coastal resorts, Southwold has lots to offer for self-catering breaks.  There is a boating lake near the pier and the pier itself has a variety of attractions from cafes to amusements and arcades.  Guided tours are available of Southwold Lighthouse.  Boat trips operate from the harbour and from the river.  The town also has a golf course.  Open in the summer time is Southwold Maize Maze where you can enjoy exploring a total of 8 acres of puzzles. If you enjoy visiting gardens then you may want to visit the gardens nearby at Melford Hall or at Ickworth House. 

In terms of family attractions, Pleasurewood Hills is located just north of Lowestoft and has a range of rides and attractions.  Adventure Island Play Park is at Lowestoft and the award winning Easton Farm Park with its soft play area is located near Woodbridge.

Southwold has its own museum and Tourist Information Centre.  We recommend that you visit the Information Centre for free advice on how to get the best out of the area.

Whether you are looking to rent a large country house or a coastal cottage, we trust that you will enjoy browsing through our choice of self-catering accommodation.

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

Bruisyard Hall, Framlingham, Suffolk, England

12 bedroom Large Country House, East Anglia.

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


Special Offer: from 20 October 2019 to 25 November 2019; from 01 November 2019 to 01 March 2020;
Late availability: from 20 October 2019 to 01 December 2019;

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 21 October 2019 to 26 October 2019; from 02 November 2019 to 09 November 2019; from 13 November 2019 to 22 November 2019;

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 26 October 2019 to 28 October 2019; from 02 November 2019 to 10 November 2019; from 08 December 2019 to 14 December 2019;

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 21 October 2019 to 23 October 2019; from 04 November 2019 to 08 November 2019; from 10 November 2019 to 15 November 2019;

Sandpipers, Snape, Suffolk, England

3 bedroom Cottage, Suffolk Coastal Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

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 21 October 2019 to 02 November 2019; from 09 November 2019 to 18 July 2020;

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