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Family Holidays & breaks in Suffolk


Family Holidays & Breaks in Suffolk


Suffolk is a great place for a family holiday offering everything you could wish for to keep the whole family (including pets!) entertained. In addition to the well known seaside resorts such as Southwold and Felixstowe we offer on the Suffolk Coast, we have plenty of major attractions to keep the children fully occupied and happy.

Cuddle some cute animals
Suffolk is a great place to meet the animals. You’ve no doubt heard of Jimmys Farm the well known home of farmer Jimmy Docherty, which is located near Ipswich and offers a Nature Trail, Den Building in the woods & lots of farm activities. Suffolk has several other activity Farms too, such as Easton Farm Park a great day out for all the family, if your children like to hug a bunny or feed a lamb, Suffolk is the place to bring them to meet the animals

Family Holidays & Breaks in Suffolk

In addition to many National Trust and English Heritage properties in Suffolk, there are also some traditional Steam Train attractions - In Castle Hedingham Colne Valley Steam Railway offers a great day out too. For more Childrens activities please take a look at our article on Family Fun in Suffolk

Get the Family Active!

Whether you choose walking,cycling, horse riding, sailing or a treetop adventure course with Go Ape – or a combination of all of these – an active family holiday is a wonderful way to spend time together, allowing you to enjoy a favourite pastime or discover a new hobby together. Although Suffolk is said to be flat – just you wait until you get on a bicycle!

Or just relax...

Suffolk is a wonderful destination if you just fancy lolling around on the beaches - we have some wonderful Beaches in Suffolk, from sandy dunes in Kessingland & Lowestoft, Cliffs in Dunwich and colourful beach huts in Southwold and Felixstowe via Aldeburgh! But if the weather catches you out, don't worry, we have plenty of Rainy Day things to do in Suffolk too.

Suffolk Cycle Hire - Get on your bike!

Suffolk Cycle Hire

Discover everything Suffolk has to offer the best way, by bicycle. Local delivery and collection service available to your home, camp site or starting point. Free parking onsite.
For more information, booking and prices see:Suffolk Cycle Hire


For a list of active Days Out please see our Days Out in Suffolk article

Go Ape Suffolk


Family Holidays & Breaks in Suffolk

Family holidays in Suffolk needn’t break the bank either. We have lots of great campsites, caravan parks and self catering options for every budget. Farm Stays in Suffolk can offer great value as the attraction is included with the accommodation!

For Family Friendly restaurants please see Suffolk's Family Friendly restaurants and Family Friendly Accommodation - Family Friendly Accommodation in Suffolk

Dog Friendly Suffolk – a family break isn’t the same without the treasured pet so bring mutley with you. You’ll find many dog friendly Hotels & Accommodation options here, as well as dog friendly pubs, beaches that you can take the dog on all year, and even the occasional Dog class at the local Village Fete!

Doggie Holiday Guide




For an up-to date list of What's on in Suffolk during your holiday please see - events in Suffolk and if you need any more reasons to spend your Family Holidays in Suffolk just give us a call!!

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