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Rowan Villa

Southwold - Southwold & Surrounding Villages

Rowan Villa, a Gold Award property situated in the same road as the famous Lighthouse, has been refurbished to a high standard. Situated in central Southwold, it is close to the promenade, pier and town, so the perfect location for a family holiday.
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
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Rowan Villa has been refurbished to high standards, blending period features with modern amenities and has been awarded a Four Star Rating which is accompanied with a gold accolade by Visit England.. Rowan Villa is situated in the same road as the famous Lighthouse and is close to Southwold's characteristic beach huts, promenade and historic pier. It was thoroughly renovated a couple of years ago to create a warm, homely and welcoming retreat. It has been stylishly decorated using the best names such as Fired Earth, Ian Mankin and The Period House. Rowan Villa has a high standard of quality and comfort. Shop: 175 yards  Pub: 175 yards.

Sitting Room:
TV, DVD, CD, iPod dock, DAB radio, Nintendo Wii.
Kitchen: Electric oven and gas hob, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine.
Wet Room: Shower, washbasin and wc.

Bedroom 1:
King size bed.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds.
Bathroom: Roll top bath, shower attachment, washbasin and wc.

Bedroom 3:
Double bed and En-Suite Shower Room with shower cubicle, washbasin and wc.

Garden: Enclosed front garden with patio and furniture.
Parking: Private for one car, additional parking on roadside.
Heating: Gas heating.
Pets: One well-behaved pet welcome.
Notes: Wi-Fi and towels provided. Telephone for incoming calls, books, games, high chair and travel cot 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!


  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • 2 Single beds
  • 1 Double bed
  • 1 King size/super king size bed
  • WiFi available
  • VisitEngland Gold Award
  • 4 Stars
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Travel cot available
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a washing machine



A lovely property- fabulous location for beach shops and pier. Such an asset having a parking space. A very friendly efficient and helpful service from Suffolk secrets a pleasure to book with them. We love Southwold and holiday here annually it has something for all the family from children to grandparents.Mrs Claire Holland - 24th July 2017
We like Roman Villa very much. It is well-placed for the beach and town and we are likely to stay there again.Mrs Barbara Green - 12th June 2017
Rowan Villa is a well equipped and comfortable house which we have rented for two years now. Mrs Mo Brown - 5th June 2017
Excellent service from So Southwold very professional and super friendly. Mrs Linda Lomas - 21st February 2017
Great cottage in the perfect location and with the added bonus of parking which is rare in Southwold. Very clean with good bedding/pillows/towels.Mrs Pam Wickham - 14th September 2016
This is the second time we've stayed at Rowan Villa - great location and good size for our family of four.Dr Deborah Rathbone - 14th August 2016
Rowan Villa has a brilliant location point and is a very lovely house to stay in. We enjoyed our stay and will be back.Ms C Taylor - 22nd June 2016
Lovely comfortable Victorian property and very central. Beautiful restful decor throughout and well equipped.Mr Birch - 19th June 2016
The house was a good size and well equipped for 6 people. As we have been coming to Southwold for 10 years for a whole family holiday I think you can take it that we like the town and area!Mrs Mo Brown - 6th June 2016
An excellent family property with a very good range of equipment and quality furnishings. Brilliant location for the beach and shops.Mrs Sally Woodward - 14th April 2016
We loved Rowan Villa, and will be back again for sure. Very well equiped, with everything you needed to hand. Having off-road parking is great too.Miss Nicola Bates - 5th April 2016
The welcome pack was brilliant - what a lovely touch!Mrs J S Hughes - 21st February 2016
We had a lovely long weekend and Rowan Villa was ideal; plenty of space and a great kitchen for cooking and socialising in. Thank you for the goodies at the start of our stay.Mrs C Hammond - 2nd December 2015
I thought it was absolutely lovely. A great deal of thought had obviously gone into the choice of furnishings and equipment (particularly in the splendid kitchen). We all agreed it was a perfect holiday home. Your staff really were helpful in dealing with a couple of maintenance issues - nothing was too much trouble.Ms Jane Rayson - 11th October 2015


Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras

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Cretingham Golf Club Unlimited Golf Packages - Cretingham Golf Club

These fabulous value packages provides unlimited golf for either 3, 5 or 7 days during your holiday. Prices from £65.

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Attractions & Experiences

Nick Catling Photography 10% Discount on Beach Photography Workshop

Capture beautiful images on film to help keep the memories of your Suffolk cottage holiday alive with this full day photography workshop with Nick Catling.

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Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Classic Wine Selection

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Aldeburgh Yacht Club 2 Hour Sailing Experience at Aldeburgh Yacht Club

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Brasserie Bleue Afternoon Tea for Four

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