Destination guide

Travel to rustic Thorpeness

Come and experience Thorpeness and its culture, monuments and history. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Thorpeness

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Thorpeness a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thorpeness Golf Club (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Aldeburgh Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • RSPB Minsmere (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Rendlesham Forest Centre (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Shawsgate Vineyard (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Easton Farm Park (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Thorpeness

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Thorpeness. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • RSPB Minsmere (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Dunwich Heath and Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Orford Castle (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Orford Ness National Nature Reserve (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Suffolk Coast National Nature Reserve (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Rendlesham Forest Centre (9.9 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Thorpeness

The nearest airport is in Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), located 36.4 mi (58.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Thorpeness?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 582 holiday lettings around Thorpeness. From 135 cottages to 351 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 Thorpeness? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Thorpeness. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sutton Hoo: 1,174 holiday lettings
  • Dunwich Heath: 1,543 holiday lettings
  • Felixstowe Station: 985 holiday lettings
  • Easton Farm Park: 1,627 holiday lettings
  • Henstead Exotic Gardens: 1,755 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Thorpeness 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 Thorpeness?

Yes, of course. offers 135 Cottages in Thorpeness. Our other popular types of Thorpeness holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 351 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 62 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 135 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Thorpeness?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Thorpeness. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.