Montague House

Southwold, Southwold & Surrounding Villages

  • 4 Star
  • Montague House, once the family home of George Orwell, is conveniently located on Southwold High Street. It offers high quality furnishings and cosy accommodation for a family looking to be based in the centre of Southwold.

You can book this property from:

  • £855 per week
  • £122 per night
  • 4 Star


Montague House is conveniently located on Southwold High Street. The property was once the family home of George Orwell. Orwell himself lived here from time to time and most notably in 1935 when he wrote 'A Clergyman's Daughter'. Montague House offers high quality furnishings and cosy accommodation for a family looking to be based in the centre of all the amenities this beautiful seaside town has to offer. Shop: 30 yards Pub: 50 yards.

Sitting Room: TV, DVD, iPod dock with Bluetooth, electric fire.
Dining Room: Table and chairs.
Kitchen: Electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher.
Utility Area: Washing machine, tumble dryer (access to Bedroom 3).
Shower Room: Shower cubicle, washbasin and wc.

Bedroom 1: Double bed.
Bedroom 2: Double bed (access to Bedroom 4 if required).
Bedroom 3: Twin beds.
Bedroom 4: Single bed (accessed from Bedroom 2 or separate access from Utility Room - please be aware the stairs are steep and winding).
Bathroom: Corner bath with overbath shower, washbasin and wc.
Garden: Pretty rear garden with furniture.
Parking: Roadside (please note there is no parking directly outside the property).
Heating: Gas heating.
Notes: Wi-fi and towels provided.  Cot and highchair available to use.

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
  • 2 double beds
  • 3 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided


  • Family friendly
  • Cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden

How far to ...?

  • Pub 0.02 miles
  • Shop 0.01 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4pm
  • Check out: 10am


The family had a great week in Southwold,helped along by having a very comfortable base to return to each day..Mike and Rita Peacock. (bank of Mum and Dad)!!! Christmas Day in Southwold was wonderful. Sea swimming, pubs open and this year, fantastic weather!

Mrs B T,