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Bay House

Southwold - Southwold & Surrounding Villages

Bay House is a beautifully presented three story property in the heart of the popular coastal town of Southwold. With four bedrooms and two bathrooms this perfect retreat for a large family or group of friends to spread out and enjoy the best of the Suffolk coast.
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • No private parking
  • WiFi available
£1140 - £1995 per week *


Bay House is a fantastic holiday home and presents beautifully. The front entrance leads to the lengthy hallway where there is storage for coats and shoes and wooden flooring is provided throughout the ground floor. The sitting room has large windows giving an abundance of natural light into the room. The lounge offers ideal flexibility for all with two areas which can be separated using the folding doors in the centre or open up the doors for one large room for everyone to socialise together. The area to the front of the property has soft furnishings for six people and a wood burner for those cosy winter breaks. The colours of browns and blues gives it a modern look and the rug adds to comfort underfoot. The additional area has a 42-inch television and a decorative fire place. A large comfortable corner sofa is provided with side tables and lamps. From the hallway you will also find the kitchen and dining area, a lovely space with the kitchen area providing a Rangemaster along with a range of appliances and the owner has even provided a selection of cook books, a perfect way to enhance your self catering experience. The window overlooks the rear garden with a patio area and a slightly raised area with a fruit tree and decorative stone. The dining area has a spacious table for eight people with five chairs and settle style bench seating fixed to the wall with padded seating. A side table with a large mirror above is provided and a side door goes onto the pathway leading to the rear garden. Heading upstairs the first floor has wooden flooring throughout along with a double bedroom and a spacious king size bedroom with large windows bringing in an abundance of natural light. A shower room is on this floor and a ‘wow’ bathroom which is spacious and offers a roll top bath in the centre of the room along with a shower cubicle also provided allowing versatility for all. You will find a small twin room with eves on the second floor and a double room which also has two soft chairs and a small table by the window. All rooms have ample storage for belongings. Shop:350 yards Pub: 350 yards.

Why we love this property: Positioned in the heart of the popular coastal town of Southwold this beautifully furnished property is the ideal base for your coastal getaway. 

Hallway leading to:
Sitting Room: with 42-inch television, wood burner, decorative fire place. Nintendo Wii with console and games; selection of board games too
Cloakroom: with basin and WC.
Kitchen/Dining: With kitchen area with Smeg fridge freezer, Rangemaster, washer/dryer, dishwasher, window overlooking rear garden. Dining area with spacious table and five chairs and settle style bench seating.

Master Bedroom: King size bed in a spacious room with large windows, decorative fire place, wardrobe, chest of drawers and a comfortable chair.
Bedroom 2: Double bed with wardrobe, chest of drawers and a decorative fire place.
Bathroom: Spacious room with a roll top bath in the middle of the room, a shower cubicle, basin, WC. Decorative fireplace with mantle. Storage for toiletries.
Shower Room: Large shower cubicle, basin, WC and storage for toiletries.

(Eves on staircase to second floor giving limited headroom).
Bedroom 3: Twin beds, small room with eves, decorative fireplace, cupboard for hanging. Chest of drawers and long mirror just outside this room on the landing.
Bedroom 4: Double bed with hanging space, chest of drawers, two soft chairs and small table by the window.

Garden: Patio with table and chairs. Raised area with decorative stone and fruit tree.
Parking: Roadside.
Heating: Gas central heating.
Notes: Wifi, towels included. No pets allowed at this property. 

Southwold Central - The properties located in central Southwold are all 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 upper promenade is ideal for a peaceful stroll at any time of the year and provides quick access to the beach and of course, the lighthouse in the town is a good landmark. There is also easy access to the common and a nearby footpath takes you down to the harbour with the foot ferry to Walberswick (summer only). Don't forget that the beach is never very far away!


  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • No private parking
  • 2 Single beds
  • 2 Double beds
  • 1 King size/super king size bed
  • WiFi available
  • 4.5 Stars
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Travel cot available
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine



A beautiful house with every convenience and very comfortable beds!! - 17th September 2018
This house has everything from buckets and spades to a Wii. Such a well equipped kitchen with every utensil you could ever need - 31st August 2018
We had a wonderful week staying in your lovely home and we could not have wished for anything more. Thank you so much - 10th August 2018
We've stayed in Southwold for many years and this is the nicest house we have ever stayed in! Happy times spent on the beach, pier, putting green and crabbing. We hope to come back to your gorgeous house soon - 3rd August 2018
Thank you for letting us stay in your beautiful home. We have had a lovely time here - everything was perfect !Beverley Austin - 2nd June 2018


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