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Ivy Cottage

Southwold - Southwold & Surrounding Villages

Ivy Cottage is furnished to a high standard and offers a great base for a Southwold holiday.
  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • No private parking
  • WiFi available
£425 - £1530 per week *


Ivy Cottage consistently receives excellent feedback from guests resulting in many repeat bookings. The cottage is maintained to a very high standard, creating a property suitable for both families, as well as being a cosy retreat for couples looking for a quiet get away. It is beautifully furnished, well equipped with added extras such as BT TV(which includes BT Sports) and BT Infinity Wi-Fi. Ivy Cottage is situated in an ideal location with the beach, common and town centre all within a few minutes walk. Shop: 100 yards  Pub: 100 yards.

Sitting Room:
TV with BT Sports package, DVD, iPod dock.
Dining Room: Table and chairs.
Kitchen: Electric oven, electric hob, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine.
Bathroom: Bath with overbath power shower, washbasin and wc.

Bedroom 1:
King size bed with smart TV.
Bedroom 2: Single bed.
Shower Room: Shower cubicle, washbasin and wc. 

Bedroom 3:
Double bed.
Bedroom 4: Bunk beds.

Garden: Pretty, private, fenced courtyard garden with charcoal barbecue and shed suitable for bike storage. Garden table and chairs available.
Parking: Free parking available a short distance away (20 yards from property).
Heating: Gas heating.
Pets: One well-behaved dog welcome.
Notes: BT Infinity Wi-Fi and towels provided. Travel cot and highchair available to use.

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 Denes is an ideal retreat for walkers and nature enthusiasts.


  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • No private parking
  • 1 Single bed
  • 1 Double bed
  • 1 King size/super king size bed
  • 2 Single bunk beds
  • WiFi available
  • 4 Stars
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Travel cot available
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a washing machine



We had a great holiday here. The cottage was lovely, clean, well furnished and plenty of space for 6 adults & 1 baby. The location was perfect, only minutes away from the beach, shops, pubs & restaurants. Southwold & Ivy Cottage are lovely and we will definitely be back, I cannot recommend this highly enough.Mrs Fleur Dick - 11th October 2018
Property was good and turned out to be more convenient for dog walkingMrs Heather Chandler - 29th June 2018
Ivy Cottage is a lovely cottage in a brilliant location - near to the shops, pubs and the Common. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The cottage is spacious and well equipped and the kids especially valued the speedy internet and BT TV. Mrs Rachel Fell - 16th April 2018
2nd time staying here and love the location and comfort. Mrs Jane Cole - 14th December 2017
Second visit, likely to be a third!Mr Paul Targett - 21st November 2017
A very comfortable cottage in a superb position, close to town centre, harbour and beach. Highly recommended.Mrs C Aston - 14th August 2017
Southwold is a little oasis away from the busy world and always makes me feel happy when I get there.We have always had good home from home properties every time we have stayed with Suffolk Secrets.Mrs M Watling - 31st July 2017
We had a lovely holiday in Ivy Cottage. The location is ideal, just a few yards from the town, the Common and the beach. The cottage itself was very comfortable for five adults and our dog. Mrs C Mcquaid - 12th June 2017
Wonderful cottage! We would highly recommend. Everything was of good quality and very comfortable. The location was perfect. Mrs Karen Denney - 24th March 2017
Lovely cottage in a fantastic location.Mrs Sonya Wark - 7th February 2017
Great base for the Adnams 10K - lovely cottage with plenty of space for our two families. Kids loved the bunk beds. Look forward to coming back next year!Mrs Tastard - 18th November 2016
First stay in Southwold. A lovely stay had by all. Very child and pet-friendly we will definitely return.Mr Targett - 10th November 2016
This is our second stay at Ivy Cottage this year. We had a lovely holiday. Good heating and hot water. Beds were very comfortable with ample extra pillows. Loved having the separate dining room to the kitchen. Will definitely come back again!Mrs Mann - 14th October 2016
Excellent service from start to finishMr John Turnbull - 14th September 2016
A fantastic property. Loved Southwold and surrounding area. We will definitely visit again.Mrs T Brough - 9th September 2016
We had a lovely holiday staying at Ivy Cottage. Perfect location for everything.Miss Percival - 22nd July 2016
We had a lovely stay in a beautiful house. Thank youMrs Joyce Holley - 6th June 2016
BT tv box was a real bonus for on demand tv for the kids.Dr JL Rowson - 27th March 2016
We will certainly use you again if we are visiting Suffolk and we will be happy to recommend you to others.Mrs J Starkey - 15th March 2016
The cottage was clean, cosy and comfortable for our New Year break. It was roomy enough for the 7 of us in our group. It was in an excellent location just off the High Street and within a few minutes walk of the beach. We would definitely stay here again.Mr N Maynard - 7th January 2016
We found this a lovely holiday home.Mr S Cook - 13th August 2015
We had a great time,the property suited us very well.Mr & Mrs D & S Jolley - 28th May 2015
We really enjoyed the cottage, home from home, very comfortable.Ms D A Williams - 13th May 2015
Thank you for another wonderful holiday at Ivy Cottage. Cosy cottage, perfect location.Mrs Todd - 5th January 2015
A perfect place for my surprise 60th birthday weekend - Southwold never disappoints and the cottage was 'home' for all of us.Miss Naunton - 1st December 2014
We used the house a base over the literary festival weekend. Thank you for a clean and compact place in such a great location.Mr Smith - 10th November 2014
A wonderful, cosy, well-equipped home. Spotlessly clean. Thank you.Mr Curran - 3rd November 2014
Had a really lovely stay in Southwold. Our first time here and we'll definitely be coming back. The cottage is lovely in a fantastic location.Mr Watts - 27th September 2014
Back again for our second year in Ivy Cottage and will be back for a third next year! Brilliant location and perfect size. Beds were very comfy. Overall excellent little house.Mrs Hawkins - 9th August 2014
We returned this year to Ivy Cottage and it was just as lovely as we remembered it. The location of the cottage is perfect - it's very near the town for shopping and it's only a short walk to the beach.Mrs Ansell - 2nd August 2014


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