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Our Newest Properties
Excellent service and property from Suffolk Secrets, who have provided us with Southwold holiday homes for the past 10 years or so. We are booked into the same property through Suffolk Secrets for next year and hope to continue for many years to come. Excellent service giving us a wonderful holiday once again.
Mr Taylor - Seacroft Southwold
We have always felt that all of our dealings with Suffolk Secrets have been outstanding in the level of customer service they provide. Whether by e-mail, telephone, in person, webchat or by letter the company has always made us feel welcome and displayed a very high level of professionalism.
Mrs Ranstead - Jersey Lodge
Excellent in all respects; would definitely return. My booking was fairly last minute but made with ease through the Suffolk Secrets website. The property met all our expectations and more. The generous welcome pack was a lovely touch and our only problem was forcing ourselves to return home!
Mrs C Oldershaw - Starlings
The most professional, efficient and friendly cottage company in Suffolk and Norfolk. I have used a few in the past, and this is by far the best.
Mrs Webster - Kittiwake Cottage
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Self-Catering Suffolk Holiday Cottages from Suffolk Secrets
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Searching for the perfect Suffolk cottage? You’ve come to the right place! With over 350 cottages in Southwold, Aldeburgh, Woodbridge, Suffolk Coast and Heaths, the Suffolk Countryside and the Shotley Peninsula, we’re sure to be able to offer you a holiday that’s just right for you. Established over 19 years ago, Suffolk Secrets is staffed by a local, friendly team and each and every one of our lovely Suffolk cottages has been inspected by VisitEngland – the country’s official tourism board. Whatever you’re searching for we’re here; ready and waiting to help!
The Choice Challenge!
There’s an amazing choice of holidays available today and we have risen to the “choice challenge”, offering more than 200 coastal cottages, 30+ cottages with sea views and over 40 self-catering properties that sleep 8 people or more. Your four-legged friend will also be given a warm welcome at more than 160 of our dog-friendly cottages across Suffolk, so no need to leave Fido (or Daisy) at home!
If you’re a self-confessed “seaside-holiday-lover”, look no further! With a selection of more than 110 cottages in Southwold, we’re sure you’ll find a coastal property that’s just right for you! We also offer a colourful portfolio of Southwold beach huts for rent – a fabulous accessory to your quintessential seaside holiday. Many of our seaside cottages at locations such as Thorpeness and Aldeburgh, are situated just a stone’s throw from the beach, the model boat pond, the meare and fish and chip shops.
If you’re looking for a short break or a romantic weekend away, our wonderful Suffolk holiday cottages offer a perfect base for some rest and relaxation. We offer a lovely choice of holiday lets within the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) – an area that really is beautiful! Our Westleton, Eastbridge and Dunwich cottages are situated right inside this AONB and many are just a short stroll away from some great local pubs - perfect for a post-walk pint or a delicious Sunday roast! We have holiday homes close to RSPB Minsmere which was home to BBC Springwatch 2014. These conveniently located cottages in Minsmere and the surrounding area are always popular with avid birdwatchers.
For a spot of culture and history, Long Melford and Lavenham offer a wonderful base to explore a cluster of medieval towns and villages found nestling in the Suffolk countryside. Alternatively stay in Kersey and stroll down to the beautiful 14th Century Bell Inn - which you might recognise from one of the “Meerkat” adverts!
So we’re sure you’ll agree that we really do offer an AMAZING choice of VisitEngland inspected portfolio. So don’t delay and book your Suffolk cottage today!
Why book with a local Suffolk agency?
Did you know that 98% of our customers would recommend Suffolk Secrets? It’s true and here’s some jolly good reasons why we’ve received their recommendation:-
We’re Local People with a Passion for Suffolk
Many of our staff are Suffolk-born-and-bred and we truly LOVE our beautiful county. This means that we can pass on our wealth of local knowledge to ensure that you make the most of your fabulous holiday. So whether you want ideas on things do with the kids or suggestions on where to eat and drink – we’re at your service!
We’re also committed to offering the very best standards of customer service, allowing you to book your holiday with ease and confidence. So whether you have a query regarding late-availability or require detailed information regarding cottage facilities, one of our holiday experts will be on hand to help answer your query as promptly as possible. So do phone, email or pop into one of our three offices in Southwold, Aldeburgh and Woodbridge and we’ll do our very best to assist. Don’t forget that our website is always up to date to help you with any queries you may have and local tourist information.
We’re a Family Run Business
As a family run business and holiday cottage owners ourselves, we understand the importance of finding the perfect property that’s just right for you. As parents and grandparents, the needs of the many families that travel with us each year are very important to us and we are proud that we can offer the personal touch. We all live and work in the areas where our cottages are located, which allows us to offer a knowledgeable and honest service.
We love supporting the Local Community
As a truly local holiday cottage agency, we never underestimate the importance of supporting our community and for fostering strong relationships with local businesses. Through these relationships, we are proud to be able to offer customers a fantastic range of exclusive ‘Added-Value Holiday Vouchers’, which can be used at a variety of attractions and restaurants throughout Suffolk. We also support many community events that our customers can enjoy such as the Southwold Arts Festival and Aldeburgh’s “Soul by the Sea” concert. Our team are also committed to participating in regular Beachwatch beach cleans. So if you see a bunch of Southwold beachcombers with litter-pickers in hand – it might be one of us!
Excellent Holiday Home Standards
With over 350 cottages throughout Suffolk, we work alongside each and every homeowner to deliver an excellent standard of holiday accommodation for you. Whether you’re holidaying as a couple, a family or a larger group, you can rest assured in the knowledge that all of our cottages have been graded under the VisitEngland Self-Catering National Quality Assurance Scheme. We look forward to welcoming you to Suffolk in the near future!