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5 Blackshore

Southwold - Southwold & Surrounding Villages

5 Blackshore is a well appointed harbour cottage overlooking Blackshore Quay with its good pub and fisherman's huts selling the catch of the day. The cottage provides a unique location for a family holiday with great views across the harbour and beyond to Walberswick.
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • No private parking
  • WiFi unavailable
£555 - £1330 per week *


5 Blackshore is a beautifully appointed harbour cottage overlooking Blackshore Quay with its good pub and fisherman's huts selling the catch of the day. The cottage is fitted to a good standard and provides a unique location for a family holiday. Shop: 1 mile Pub: 0.25 miles.

Sitting Room:
TV, DVD, CD, woodburner.
Dining Room: Table and chairs.
Kitchen: Electric cooker, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher.
Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer.
Conservatory: Table and chairs.
Cloakroom: Washbasin and wc.

Cottage style stairs up to First Floor with a wooden handrail either side of stairs and a stairgate available if required.
Bedroom 1:
Double bed and En-Suite Shower Room with shower and washbasin.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds.                  
Bedroom 3: Twin beds (2'6).
Bathroom: Bath, overbath power shower, washbasin and wc.

Garden: Front garden which runs down to the harbour side - decked area immediately outside the property and small lawn with borders at the rear.
Parking: Free nearby.
Heating: Oil-fired heating and woodburner (will also burn coal).
Notes: Towels provided. Travel cot and highchair available to use. THERE ARE THREE STEEP STEPS TO ACCESS PROPERTY VIA GARDEN AT FRONT.

Southwold Harbour - All the Harbour properties overlook the water with a mix of pleasure and working boats; beyond this are open views towards Walberswick which can be approached over the nearby footbridge or on the foot ferry (summer only). There are equally delightful views from the rear windows across meadows towards the town. Town centre shops and other amenities are three quarters of a mile away (fifteen minutes delightful walk) across grazing meadows and the common, whilst the beach is a similar distance along the side of the Blyth River to the harbour mouth. There is a good eating pub nearby which welcomes children, an exceptional fish and chip restaurant; a tea room and all the hustle and bustle of a sailing and fishing community.


  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • No private parking
  • 4 Single beds
  • 1 Double bed
  • WiFi unavailable
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Cot available
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine



Great location. Mr David Hadley - 3rd June 2018
Excellent location, and we would not hesitate to book this property again.Mr W Rowe - 2nd May 2018
Southwold is a joy to visit, and Blackshore is a wonderful area to stay in. We parked the car when we arrived and didn't need to move it until we left again. We walked every day, into town, to the beach and/or the pier, felt relaxed, at home and welcome. What more could you wish for from a holiday. It is a charming property in a wonderful location with superb views, back towards Southwold and across to Warlberswick. Some much needed maintenance work and redecoration has been done on the property since last year which is great. Mr Phil Barrett - 22nd September 2017
Great location, and wonderful views!Mr Graham Ayers - 16th May 2016
A good service was provided in booking this accommodation. The property was very comfortable and well equipped. We would be very happy to use Suffolk Secrets again.Mrs Linda Radford - 16th February 2016
Can find no fault with Southwold. Pure delight.Mrs S Barnard - 16th June 2015


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