Our Holiday Cottages

Explore our Suffolk cottage holidays and find your perfect retreat today.

At Idyllic Suffolk, we have a wide selection of dog free and dog-friendly holiday cottages to suit a wide range of tastes. From charmingly restored 17th century thatched cottages to English manor homes, our portfolio of holiday retreats are sure to provide the perfect weekend escape for couples, friends and families alike.

Visit Idyllic Suffolk

Escape the bustle by exploring our holiday cottages in stunning countryside painted by John Constable.

"We look after you to ensure a memorable holiday experience leaving you rested and rejuvenated"

Idyllic Suffolk has been many years in the making resulting in an eclectic collection of delightful dog free and dog friendly Suffolk holiday cottages located in the heart of an area of outstanding natural beauty only an hour by train from London. As specialists in Constable’s Dedham and Stour Valley, we imbue your stay with our extensive local knowledge and deep love of our rolling landscapes, picturesque villages, historic buildings, and ancient woodlands. Along with a wide variety of local wildlife, our Vale is steeped in history that inspired world renowned artists such as Gainsborough, Constable and Munnings. All of our curated holiday cottages in Suffolk combine modern comfort and style with unique old-world bucolic charm.

Holiday Cottages Suitable For Dogs

Your furry friend needs a holiday too! Man’s best friend is welcome in many of our luxury cottages in Suffolk

With wide-open countryside and extensive local walks, Suffolk is a dog lovers paradise. We offer holiday cottages in Suffolk that take dogs, so your four-legged friends can treat our cottages as their own.

Why Choose Idyllic Suffolk?

Suffolk holiday cottages from Idyllic Suffolk provide the perfect staycation in the east of England.

Our self-catering luxury cottages are the perfect base for anyone looking to explore Suffolk and the surrounding areas. We have the perfect cottage nestled into the countryside ready and waiting for you. Many of our Suffolk country cottages are pet-friendly – so your four-legged furry friend can join in on the fun! We’re experts on the local area, so if you need any advice or recommendations for things to see and do in Suffolk, we can help! We’re also here to suggest the best places to eat and drink, so just let us know if you’d like any help on how to spend your time here.

If you’re looking for a weekend retreat in peaceful surroundings, then an Idyllic Suffolk holiday cottage is perfect for you.

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Our team will endeavour to answer any questions you may have

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have regarding our Suffolk holiday cottages and a member of our team will get back to you.

Belchamp Hall Mill 

Belchamp Walter

Extraordinary conversion of a truly rustic and rural mill creating a luxurious retreat deeply immersed in the rich wildlife of a large private country estate.

Belchamp Hall Coach House

Belchamp Walter

Modern and luxurious conversion of an old outbuilding bathed in natural light and brilliantly positioned in the middle of a large private country estate.

Belchamp Hall Hayloft

Belchamp Walter

Large oak rich loft style cottage finished to luxurious standards with fantastic access to a large private estate and an abundance of nature.

Master Brewers


A delightful family friendly village cottage in the heart of the Norfolk Broads national park with wonderful access to an abundance of nature (and a beach hut).

The Granary 

Higham, Dedham Vale, Suffolk

A converted 18th Century farm building a short walk from the River Stour for an immersive Constable Country experience.

Stoke Cartlodge

Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk

A luxuriously converted 17th Century cartlodge and stable discreetly nestled away in one of Suffolk’s prettiest villages.

Crown Cottage

Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk

Charming 16th Century cottage excellently located in one of the county’s prettiest villages with easy access to wonderful walks.

Higham Cartlodge

Higham, Dedham Vale, Suffolk

Modern open plan conversion that is light and airy and wonderfully located in the middle of a private fifteen-acre park.

Higham Place Lodge

Higham, Dedham Vale, Suffolk

Built to a sketch by world-famous Sir Edwin Lutyens and has great proportions, secluded garden, orchard and access to a private park.

The Old Post Office

Higham, Dedham Vale, Suffolk

Sympathetically restored with buckets of period charm, original rustic features and access to a private fifteen-acre park.

Fenwick Cottage

Higham, Suffolk

A charming & restored 17th Century thatched cottage painted by John Constable with character & original features.

The Gildhall

Higham, Dedham Vale, Suffolk

A beautiful 16th Century thatched country cottage with a pretty private garden and direct access to a fifteen-acre park.

The Presbytery

Withermarsh Green, Suffolk

Tucked away in a large private garden overlooking the beautiful rolling countryside of the Dedham Vale in Constable country.

Mill Cottage

Great Horkesley

A delightfully renovated 18th-century mill cottage with original features and unparalleled views over the Stour Valley.

Boxted Hall

Boxted, Suffolk

A remarkable & historic moated country house, set in stunning parkland deep in the heart of Suffolk & repriced to sleep six.

Petit Hibou

Chamonix, France

Newly renovated chalet with idyllic location & stunning décor. Swim-spa, sauna, fantastic facilities, close to the lifts & town centre.

Book your next staycation in Suffolk with the confidence provided by our independent reviews

Suffolk is a popular holiday destination for many reasons. The county is famous for its stunning coastline, picturesque countryside and wetland broads – not forgetting the fantastic independent boutiques, traditional pubs and fine restaurants you’ll find along the way!

Suffolk is a unique and popular holiday destination, and convenient location for those seeking a weekend-away. For a true taste of Suffolk life, it’s time to book one of the best luxury holiday cottages Suffolk has to offer.

Things To Do

Experience The Dedham Vale and its unforgettable scenery 

What’s On

There’s a vibrant cultural life in Suffolk and therefore always plenty of interesting things to do.

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Restaurants & Cafes

From the smart 5* establishments, wonderful gastro pubs to tearooms and cafes for you to choose.

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Family Fun

Splashing about on the beach or lakes, visits to zoos, parks, farms and all the things kids love to do.

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Places To Visit

Steeped in history and the pretty villages across the county, there is so much to see and explore.

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Local Walks

Suffolk is a truly beautiful county with a vast network of byways and footpaths for you to explore.

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Helpful Links

We have included links to local activity sites in order for you to visit fun and interesting locations.

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Estate Office
Higham Place
Higham, Suffolk

Email: relax@idyllicsuffolk.com
Telephone: 01787 211772
Mobile: 07387 092295