Bay House

Southwold, Southwold & Surrounding Villages

  • 4 Star Gold
  • 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.

You can book this property from:

  • £1215 per week
  • £174 per night
  • 4 Star Gold


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!


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 2 double beds
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 3 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • On-street parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 0.3 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 0.2 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4pm
  • Check out: 10am


We loved Bay House. It was so comfortable and well equipped

Ms Christine P,

We've thoroughly enjoyed staying in your beautiful & extremely well-appointed house. Its been an excellent home for three generations of McKeating's for our week in Southwold. Lots of time spent on North Beach, putting on the putting green, eating fish & chips and having cream teas. Wonderful!

Previous Customer,

What an ideal house for 3 generations of McNeills! We enjoyed the sitting room, spending time in the courtyard garden and having barbeques. During a heatwave where better to be! Loved the harbour end of the beach, the tennis, the Pit Stop Cafe, walks to Walberswick, The Lord Nelson and crabbing.

Previous Customer,

It was our first time in this wonderful house but not the last time. We were here for the wedding of our children in Southwold and four generations stayed together in this lovely house. We have never been in such a well equipped and comfortable house as this before.

The Knaack family,

We have had the most amazing weekend in Southwold and this wonderful house has been the perfect base. Beautifully furnished with every appliance and utensil you could ever need. We have made full use of the kitchen and garden area. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend it and hope to come back soon.

Previous Customer,

Bay House is an exceptional property , not only for its location and smart interior, but also for the thought that has gone into provide everything needed for a ' home from home' stay.

Mr A R,