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Delightful Cottages in Suffolk

Self-Catering Cottages in Suffolk from Idyllic Suffolk

Suffolk is renowned for being a tranquil and peaceful place to unwind. Situated in the east of England, the county is home to glorious coastline, charming villages and ancient woodlands, and is a popular destination for family holidays, nature lovers and beach-goers alike.

Belchamp Hall Mill 

(Lovejoys 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 (Lovejoy Studio)

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 (Lovejoys)

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.

Box Valley Cottage


Immaculate cottage renovation with great space and high quality finishes throughout that offers the best pubs, views and walks in the Dedham Vale.

White Lion Cottage


Historic and traditional market town cottage that oozes old world charm and with fantastic access to stunning countryside and great local shops, restaurants and pubs.

The Granary 

Higham, Dedham Vale

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

Stoke Cartlodge


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

Barhams Cartlodge

Higham, Dedham Vale

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

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

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

Fenwick Cottage

Higham, Dedham Vale

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

The Gildhall

Higham, Dedham Vale

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

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).

Crown Cottage


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

The Presbytery

Withermarsh Green

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, near Long Melford

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.

You can do as much or as little as you want in Suffolk; you can visit the home of horseracing, immerse yourself in history or spend long days by the sea. Whatever you choose to do, we know that you’ll love the time that you spend here in Suffolk.

Our Range of Holiday Cottages

Our holiday cottages in Suffolk range in size and character, including thatched cottages, restored 16th and 17th century cottages and manor cottages. Our beautiful properties all boast stunning period charm and original rustic features, and are set in stunning acres of open countryside.

With cottages sleeping from 4 to 10, and dogs welcome at some of our cottages, we are confident that you will find the perfect place to book for your staycation. For photos and further information on our holiday cottages, just click on ‘browse property’ on the cottage of your choice.

Dog Friendly Cottages in Suffolk

Many of our Suffolk holiday cottages are dog friendly – so you can bring your furry four-legged friend along on holiday with you! Suffolk is a wonderful holiday destination for a dog – there are some fantastic walks to go on, covering a vibrant mixture of landscapes such as coastlines, heathlands, woodland areas and more. Check out our local walks section to find the best walking routes in the area!

Suffolk has plenty of dog friendly beaches, pubs, cafes and restaurants – so you’ll be spoilt with choice on what to do with your holiday in Suffolk.

How to Spend Your Time in Suffolk

With a diverse landscape of heritage coastline, quintessential English villages and rolling countryside, Suffolk is a unique and popular holiday destination for families, couples and friends alike. There are many things to do in Suffolk, so take a look at our frequently updated guide to experience a true taste of Suffolk life.

Whatever you choose to do, you’re sure to find your stay in Suffolk an incredibly enjoyable one. Now all you have to do is choose which cottage you would like to act as your home for the duration of the stay!

Book A Suffolk Holiday Cottage

With a wide selection of holiday cottages available to book, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect country holiday cottage with Idyllic Suffolk. If you need some advice or have any questions regarding any of our cottages, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.