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York Cottage

Southwold - Southwold & Surrounding Villages

York Cottage has been recently refurbished to a very high standard offering a touch of luxury to your Southwold stay. Situated in prime location on South Green this is the perfect retreat for families or a group of friends. 
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • No pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • No private parking
  • WiFi available
£725 - £1525 per week *


York Cottage is in the prime location of Southwold on the edge of South Green in a cul-de-sac. This property has been renovated to a high standard and has everything on the doorstep with the promenade, beach, Gun Hill, pubs and restaurants only a two-minute walk away whilst the property benefits from being tucked away from all the hustle and bustle. A perfect choice if you are looking for a high quality interior property for your holiday. The fantastic bright open plan ground floor room has a sitting area with a 42-inch Smart television, two sofas and a chair. There is shelving with books and games for all to enjoy and a Charnwood wood burner to bring comfort for those holidays during the winter months. There is limestone flooring throughout the ground floor and bi-folding doors to two sides of the kitchen and dining area which leads onto the courtyard so this area really does bring the outside in. The kitchen is well equipped with all you will need to make the most of your self catering stay. The dining area has a large table perfect for the family to spend quality time together around. The first floor has a spacious king size room and a twin bedded room with 2’6 beds. There is also a bathroom with a roll top bath and large walk in shower, perfectly versatile for all the family. The glass panel staircase leads up to the second floor which offers a second twin bedded room with 3" beds which is light and airy. Shop: 500 yards. Pub: 200 yards. 

Why we love this property - York Cottage is a touch of luxury in one of the most popular locations in Southwold. The perfect retreat for all to enjoy. 

Open plan room with Sitting area: With a 42-inch Smart television, Charnwood wood burner, two sofas and a chair. Cottage staircase. Shelving with books and games. Kitchen area: With electric oven and induction hob, fridge with ice box, slimline dishwasher, washer dryer. Dining area: With a table and six chairs and double aspect bi-folding doors opening to the courtyard.
Cloakroom: Basin and WC. 

Winding staircase to
Bedroom 1: King size bedroom with built in wardrobes with set of doors opening to a hanging rail for clothes and another set of doors which open to shelving along with a mirror which is great as a dressing area. There is also a chest of drawers.
Bedroom 2: Twin bedroom with 2’6 beds and storage for clothes.
Bathroom: With roll top bath, large 900mm walk in shower, basin and WC. Decorative tiled flooring.

Bedroom 3: Twin bedroom with 3" beds and built in drawers and wardrobe.

Garden: Small courtyard at rear with furniture with bi-folding doors from both aspects into the open plan kitchen, dining, sitting area.
Parking: Roadside.
Heating: Under floor heating to the ground floor and gas heating the to first and second floor.

Southwold South Green Area - Properties here enjoy one of the best locations in town. From many of them you can look across South Green towards Gun Hill and the sea and the properties are within minutes of the market place, with the elegant Swan Hotel, an excellent range of small shops including a greengrocers with fresh local produce, family butcher and delicatessen. The popular Red Lion Inn overlooking South Green is even closer. Secluded and peaceful, Southwold Dunes is an ideal retreat for walkers and nature enthusiasts.


  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • No pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • No private parking
  • 4 Single beds
  • 1 King size/super king size bed
  • WiFi available
  • 4.5 Stars
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine



This was a great find! Amazing stay! Perfect - Thank you to the owner. Suffolk Secrets staff very helpful.Gill Family - 4th January 2019
Thank you for such a clean, beautifully appointed home! The attention to detail is impressive, particularly the welcome pack and mince pies. Many thanks indeed.The O'Neills - 28th December 2018
A great choice for our 3 generation family. We all enjoyed our stay thank you!Standring Family - 26th October 2018
Stunning cottage, great location. Mr Colin Cronin - 13th September 2018
Thank you for an amazing stay. This truly is a stunning property. Very well thought out and fantastically equipped, our 3 & 6 year old daughters especially liked the pink straws! Thanks again.Butler Family - 17th August 2018
Wonderful sunny week at York Cottage. Such a beautiful house - excellent beds, bathroom and kitchen, all facilities so comfortable and cleverly thought out. We will be booking again! Thank you!Charlton Family - 10th August 2018
This was our first visit to Suffolk. We all thoroughly enjoyed it. Southwold is beautiful and has everything you need. The beach is glorious. There are lots of great places to eat and drink. The property we stayed in was fantastic. Coudn’t Fault it. The service we received from Suffolk Secrets was also excellent. Can’t wait to return. Mrs Lisa Sellers - 5th August 2018


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