If you're looking for a fabulous Bed & Breakfast in Suffolk
you've come to the right place for the best selection. Here's a taster of what you can expect, but for a full listing of all our B&B's in Suffolk please see Suffolk B&Bs
or click here for Luxury B&Bs
Suffolk Coastal B&B's
If you're seeking a peaceful B&B retreat on or close to the Suffolk Coast
we have several great options for you -
Close to the Coast between Southwold, Dunwich and Aldeburgh is the Farmhouse B&B in Kelsale
. A warm welcome awaits you and the owners will be happy to share their wealth of information about this fascinating area of Suffolk where there's plenty going on all year round. From the Farmhouse you can easily reach a variety of Suffolk top attractions including Aldeburgh Music and RSPB Minsmere. Find out more and book your stay here - The Farmhouse B&B Kelsale Dunan House in Aldeburgh
, pictured above, is a spacious bed and breakfast located in a tranquil part of the popular seaside town of Aldeburgh, with excellent views across the marshes to the river, and just a leisurely stroll from the sea and town centre. Off-street parking is available and cooked breakfasts are made from home-grown and local produce.
At Hare Lodge, Peasenhall
you can enjoy a relaxing break in a unique new England style B&B in the Suffolk countryside, yet within easy reach of the Suffolk coast and the popular seaside towns of Aldeburgh & Southwold as well as RSPB Minsmere. Offering double bedrooms with king size beds, en suite shower rooms in 2 acres of mature gardens, this period B&B, dating back to the 16th Century, is a great choice for those who love the countryside and the coast. Check it out now - Hare Lodge B&B PeasenhallThe Old Custom House B&B
is a 16th Century Custom House and possible (former) jail house in the lovely village of Blythburgh. Conveniently located just off the A12 for short drives to Southwold and Aldeburgh, the B&B has an "upside down approach" with living areas upstairs and bedrooms downstairs (not in a cellar though!). Take a look at this unique and historic B&B - Old Custom House B&B, BlythburghHolly Tree Cottage
is located in the village of Darsham just a few miles from the Suffolk Coast at Dunwich, Southwold and Aldebugh. In addition to a warm and friendly stay, you can expect plenty of character from this cottage which is full of nooks and crannies, and not quite what you would expect.
For details on how to book, please see: Holly Tree Cottage
Newlands B&B of Southwold has recently been completely refurbished to a very high standard. This B&B offers first class facilities including an indoor swimming pool and some rooms with Luxury Whirlpools or Slipper Baths! There is also good disabled access within the B&B, so find out more here - Newlands B&B, Southwold
For a comfortable, relaxing stay, visit Field End B&B, Leiston
. Located South of the town centre, the property is a re-furbished Edwardian house. Field End is family friendly and you will find games, cards, jigsaws and a radio for your entertainment in the lounge/dining room. A Breakfast Menu is provided, with food prepared using local produce where possible. Simple or vegetarian diets are also well catered for.
Suffolk Bed and Breakfast GuideKingfisher Barn, Eye
, offers its guests peace and tranquility through and through. Located just 40 minutes from the Suffolk Coast and overlooking a picturesque pond and common, this self-contained annexe comes at a very reasonable price. The accommodation is luxurious, with a Kingsize bed, modern wet room and other mod cons such as central heating, Wi-Fi, combined LCD/DVD TV, fridge and cafetiere. Breakfasts are included and are served in the owners' kitchen using top quality local products and free range eggs. This unique B&B is ideal for cyclists, walkers, birdwatchers or couples wishing to escape city living. Mill Lane B&B, Butley
is a haven of peace and tranquillity. Located at the top of Butley Creek, this is an ideal accommodation option for nature lovers (especially if you are looking for somewhere to accommodate a horse or pony!) or those wanting to unwind and relax. The ensuite bedrooms are light and airy and a tasty breakfast of locally sourced produce is served each morning. Please click on the link above for more information. Walnut Tree Cottage Bed & Breakfast, Clare
, invites you to stay and guarantees that after visiting this Victorian B&B you will be left feeling completely relaxed. Full English Breakfast is prepared each morning using the very best local ingredients, including free range local eggs, local butcher’s sausages, Suffolk back bacon, local baked bread, home-made marmalade and vegetarian options. The cottage also offers very reasonable nightly rates, please contact them by clicking on the link above for more information.
If you're looking for a 'City break'
I'm afraid we don't actually have any Cities in Suffolk to offer you, but there's plenty going on in our towns! Baytree House B&B
is in the heart of Lowestoft and you can easily reach both the beach and the centre of town from this luxury Guest House - Baytree B&B
If you want to explore Suffolk then Ipswich is a great base to do this from as it's well connected as well as being our main county town, so there's plenty to see & do here. Melverley House is a large, elegant Victorian Guest House close to Christchurch Park and the town centre, making it ideally located for visitors. Friendly and family run you'll enjoy a substantial Suffolk breakfast here that will set you up for a day of sightseeing in the area. Book your stay at Melverley Guest House here
Suffolk has many stunning Villages and Towns but none is more gorgeous than lovely Long Melford
and Bury St Edmunds
is also close by, so this is a great base to explore the countryside. The Long Melford B&B
was once an Inn but now focusses on providing accommodation in the form of 3 en-suite chalets and 4 bedrooms in the main house. This is a dog friendly B&B
, as is the Grade 2 listed former Coaching Inn Serenity House B&B
in nearby Glemsford (pictured above), where you'll find one king size 4 poster bedroom, a king size double and one twin room, so plenty of room for the whole family.
Wroughton Lodge near Lavenham offers spacious accommodation in an attractive house with large gardens, is set in a quiet village location. All rooms are delightfully furnished and enjoy full en-suite facilities. There's an out-door swimming pool and hard tennis court too, both of which can be made available to guests, so for a bit of an activity break take a look at Wroughton Lodge
Suffolk Bed and Breakfast - Farm Stays
Taking a break on a farm
can be a great option - the experience can be relaxing, educational and a good way to explore the working country life of Suffolk, with a farming family as your host and guides. If this appeals to you then check out Newmans Hall Bed and Breakfast, Sudbury
Whether you choose to stay in the large upstairs Studio with balcony, or the Ground Floor Room with views of the old farm buildings, you'll be delighted with the wonderful breakfasts on offer from Hillbrow Farm Bed & Breakfast, Witnesham
! Of course, the Full English is offered, complete with Suffolk sausages and locally bred bacon. Suffolk 'Blackuns', a bacon cured to a traditional recipe containing mollasses, are available on request. All jams are home-made, using fruits from the land, and eggs are collected daily from the hens.
For a rural escape
that isn't quite a farm, check out these B&B's - Thurstons B&B
is a Grade II* Listed Tudor farmhouse with a fully restored barn surrounded by its own woods, ponds and beautiful gardens offering spacious and exceptional bed & breakfast accommodation. There are a variety of bedrooms on offer in the barn, varying in size and style, but all rooms with hairdryer, Wifi and flat screen televisions plus inbuilt DVD players. So blend the old and the new at this fabulous country escape close to Saxmundham and the Coast. Red House Farm B & B, Saxmundham
is also near Saxmundham and is set in 6 acres of picturesque meadowland in the Alde Valley and here you can enjoy their horses, pet Hebridean sheep, ducks and chickens who provide the free range eggs for sumptuous breakfasts served in the dining room! The Old Manse Barn, Bury St Edmunds
, offers a contemporary mix of both self catering and bed and breakfast accommodation - instead of having your breakfast prepared and served by a cook at a particular time, you'll find your breakfast waiting for you in the fridge to enjoy at your leisure, perhaps whilst watching the chickens wander in the field. This blend of privacy and convenience make it ideal for families and those wanting a relaxing break.
Historic B&B's in Suffolk
For a B&B with plenty of history and character take a look at Fasbourn Hall near Stowmarket
. Recently completed, the restoration took 5 years, and now the current owners of this 15C Hall will be delighted to welcome you to their home. Each guest room is named after a previous owner and contain medieval timbering and floorboards finished with hand-made Eastern rugs and King Size or Super-King beds (Lion, Half-Tester or four poster). All rooms are ensuite with modern bath or shower rooms and other contemporary touches will ensure you enjoy the best of all worlds during your stay. Book here - Fasbourn Hall B&BThe Old Rectory Country House
is a peaceful retreat between Lavenham and Sudbury. It is a delightful house, steeped in intriguing history, with extensive gardens, a pool and tennis court. Find out all about it here - The Old Rectory Country House, Great Waldingfield
For a luxurious Suffolk country bed and breakfast check out College Farm, Hintlesham
, pictured above. Located just six miles from Suffolk's county town, Ipswich, College Farm offers B&B accommodation in a 15th Century Grade 2 listed Farmhouse. One room is in the ground floor converted stable for easy, stair-free access, and all rooms are tastefully furnished and have added extras - such as period furniture and lovely, countryside views - to make your stay more comfortable. Click on the link above for more details.Haughley House
is a manor house dating back to medieval times. Free tea and gorgeous homemade cake are available upon arrival, and delicious home-cooked breakfasts are served at a time of your choosing. There are three rooms in the oldest part of the house (with stair lift access). Afternoon tea can be taken in the garden where you can view the vegetables that you will eat at dinner! There is also a croquet lawn which guests are free to use. The oak-pannelled drawing is a great place to relax with a tipple, and dinner is served in the elegant dining room. Haughley House is ideally situated for visiting other areas of Suffolk including the Heritage Coast, and there are many and varied walks available from the house.Valley Farmhouse B&B, Halesworth
offers a unique, exclusive luxury suite which is part of a Grade II* listed Suffolk Farmhouse, beamed throughout with glorious views. Situated near to Halesworth and the Suffolk coast, Valley Farmhouse can accommodate a couple or small family, and its guest bedroom is situated at the top of the house with its own flight of stairs in a magical - almost secret room - bright sunny bedroom with amazing eaves and beams overlooking the grounds. Breakfast is served in the main Dining Hall.
Avondale House B&B is a Victorian house in a quiet but central location in the lovely town of Framlingham
. All rooms are en-suite with their own Tea and Coffee making facilities. Framlingham offers plenty of attractions and is also situated close to the Suffolk Coast, Woodbridge and Ipswich, so it's well positioned for the best of Suffolk. Find out more here Avondale House B&B, FramlinghamAshley House B&B
is located in the heart of historic Newmarket within easy reach of both Racecourses and Tattersalls Sales Ring. The town has a lively social scene with a great variety of pubs, clubs and restaurants to choose from. The Bed and Breakfast accommodation has been extensively modernised and a Full English or Continental Breakfast is included in the room rate. This newly established and refurbished accommodation is not ony convenient, it also offers comfort and style with a friendly and efficent level of service. Due to its location Ashley House is perfect for racing visits or overnight business trips. The Grain House, Clare
is a wonderful place to spend a week or part-week break relaxing and exploring the surrounding area. Lovingly renovated, this spacious bed & breakfast offers special extras such as 2 wood fires with generous log allowance, under-floor heating, a separate games room, a pretty and large private garden plus access to the river for coarse fishing. The Grain House sleeps up to 8 guests and is family and dog friendly.
Possibly one of the most romantic B&B options available - and definitely one of the most unique - is Gypsy Hollow, Halesworth
. Here you'll stay in the authentic bow-top wagon located in a tranquil and private area, relax in the Summerhouse and the Spa, and enjoy delicious, home-cooked breakfasts straight from the nearby farm (including Glos Old Spot/Berkshire pork and fresh eggs) each morning! There is a kitchen area for you to do your own cooking (with farm produce available to buy all year round), or an evening meal can be provided if required.
If you want to go a little more modern than a Gypsy Caravan we have just the thing for you - a 1970's Vintage caravan! Owned by the same people as Gypsy Hollow, this quirky, cosy 1970’s Castleton Classic vintage caravan has all the creature comforts you could want or need, including a double bed with luxury linen and fluffy towels, kitchen with kettle and ring hob, plus a shower with plenty of flowing hot water. Find out more - Blackberry Way Vintage CaravanFind other unique and unusual places to stay in Suffolk here Please note that the Suffolk Tourist Guide includes listings of accommodation that are not rated by the AA or Visit Britain or other independent bodies. This is not a quality reflection on those providers - the costs of obtaining and maintaining ratings can be prohibitive, particularly for the smaller B&Bs with just one or two rooms available where it might not be cost effective to maintain a rating. Our policy on the Guide is not to restrict consumer choice by refusing to list non-rated B&B's - it's your choice!
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