Home » Our Cottages

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.

The Tryst


An extraordinary Grade 1 Listed Medieval cottage in the heart of a famous historic village with wooden beams, large inglenook fireplace and pretty private garden.

Belchamp Hall Stables

Belchamp Walter

Rural luxury is redefined by this design led transformation of a large stable block that is fitted out to the highest contemporary standards in comfort and style.

Belchamp Hall Mill

Belchamp Walter

Extraordinary conversion of a truly rustic mill creating a luxurious retreat deeply immersed in the rich wildlife of a large 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.

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 market town cottage that oozes old world charm with access to stunning countryside and great local shops and pubs.

Bradleys Barn

Boxted, Dedham Vale

Highly finished stable conversion privately tucked away on the edge of a large farm with direct access to farmland, woods and country walks.

Stoke Cartlodge


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

The Granary 

Higham, Dedham Vale

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

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 17th Century cottage with buckets of period charm, original features and access to a private 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 with wonderful access to an abundance of nature.

Barhams Manor

Higham, Dedham Vale

Historically significant 16th Century Tudor country house with full catering and set in beautifully landscaped gardens and private fifteen acre park.

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.

Boxted Hall

Boxted, near Long Melford

A remarkable & historic country house with a swimming pool set in stunning private parkland deep in the heart of Suffolk.

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.