Destination guide

Explore the Suffolk Coastal District in holiday lettings

Located in Suffolk, England, the Suffolk Coastal District is home to 118 civil towns and parishes. It’s a district of lush farmlands, beautiful coastal views, and a quiet, quaint way of life. Whether you’re looking to view towering medieval castles, visit ancient historic burial sites, or just do some birdwatching and local shopping, holiday lettings in Suffolk Coastal District place you central to the attractions you want.


Heritage sites near Suffolk Coastal District holiday homes

Of course, one of the biggest attractions of Suffolk Coastal District holiday homes is the number of historic and heritage sites, from Landgard Fort to the Cold War Museum and beyond. The history of this region dates back to prehistoric times, and here you can find the stories of UFO Landings at Rendlesham Forest or local history at the Felixstowe Museum.

Things to do

Things to do near Suffolk Coastal District holiday cottages

Another advantage of holiday cottages in Suffolk Coastal District is just how close you are to so many outstanding sights. You can visit Sutton Hoo, an ancient Anglo-Saxon burial site and country manor. Framlingham Castle is an imposing citadel dating to the 12th century with incredible views and exhibits. RSPB Minsmere is a bird sanctuary where you can visit seven different hides, or enjoy nature trails and a cafe and tea room. Snape Maltings is a small village where you can take in live music, art galleries, great food and drink, and independent shops. Orford Ness is a lighthouse and natural area, and home to the still-standing Orford Castle that was built by Henry II.

Food & drink 

Sample regional cuisine in Suffolk Coastal District

Of course, while you’re settling into your holiday homes in Suffolk Coastal, you’ll want to sample all of the local food. Southeast England has its own culinary traditions. Adults will want to sample the gin-based drink with herbs known as Pimm’s. Satisfy your sweet tooth with Banoffee pie, or enjoy a filling Maids of Honour tart with cheese curds in a puff pastry shell.

Family friendly

Family fun near Suffolk Coastal District holiday homes

One of the best things about a holiday rental in Suffolk Coastal District is that so many of the attractions are family-friendly. Visit Woodbridge on the water and see a working, 400-metre-high grain mill that’s 800 years old. The kids can ring the bell at the church at Southwold, see artefacts from World War II at Parham Airfield Museum, or catch the Latitude Festival in July with workshops, theatre events, crafting, and other kid-friendly activities.

Good for couples

Romance in Suffolk Coastal District holiday cottages

The sheer romance of a Suffolk Coastal District holiday rental is sure to spark or rekindle the flame you and your beloved feel for one another. Take a walk along pebble-strewn or sandy beaches to enjoy the sunrise at Dunwich Heath and Beach. Go cycling in Rendlesham Forest, take in a romantic view at the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Natural Beauty, or walk up Orfordness Lighthouse for a magnificent view of the ocean.

How many holiday rentals are available around Suffolk Coastal District?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,677 holiday lettings around Suffolk Coastal District. From 471 cottages to 892 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Suffolk Coastal District? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Suffolk Coastal District. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sutton Hoo: 1,174 holiday lettings
  • Dunwich Heath: 1,539 holiday lettings
  • Felixstowe Station: 702 holiday lettings
  • Easton Farm Park: 1,630 holiday lettings
  • Ufford Park Golf Course: 783 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Suffolk Coastal District listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Suffolk Coastal District?

Yes, of course. offers 471 Cottages in Suffolk Coastal District. Our other popular types of Suffolk Coastal District holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 892 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 471 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 184 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Suffolk Coastal District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 62 holiday homes with pool available in Suffolk Coastal District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.