Sandy Castle

Southwold, Southwold & Surrounding Villages

  • 4 Star
  • A unique property in central Southwold, Sandy Castle is a great choice for a self-catering Suffolk break.

You can book this property from:

  • £682 per week
  • £97 per night
  • 4 Star


Sandy Castle is an award-winning modern house, quietly tucked away in the centre of Southwold. It was designed and built by the same company who constructed Southwold Pier. There is emphasis on light and space throughout the property, with a secluded south-west facing terrace with walk-on glass floor! The property incorporates modern technology to create comfortable and well-appointed accommodation ideal for a couple or small family. Shop: 70 yards Pub: 75 yards.

The following comments are from the jury of the RIBA East 2009 Ingenuity Awards who voted this property the winner of the home award -

"An ingenious and airy house shoehorned into a tiny backland site. The building might have been there for years and has an ageless quality - we could all learn lessons from this sophisticated design and the high quality execution."

Entrance Hall leading to
Bedroom 1: Super king size bed, TV.
Bedroom 2: Double bed, door to garage.
Bathroom: Luxurious bath, overbath shower, washbasin and wc, heated towel rail.
Garage: Pool table, dart board, games, iPod dock.

Open Plan Room with Sitting Area: TV, Blu-ray DVD, iPod dock, Wii games console and games, Jotul gas fire, ceiling fan. Dining Area: Table and chairs, French double doors to terrace. Kitchen Area: Electric oven and gas hob, fridge with ice box, microwave, dishwasher.
Study Cupboard: Small desk and chair.
Small Shower Room: Shower cubicle, washbasin and wc (low level, sloping ceiling).

Terrace: Unique walk-on glass terrace with seating.
Parking: Roadside nearby.
Heating: Gas heating and underfloor heating.
Notes: Wi-fi and towels provided. Travel cot and highchair available to use. Washing machine available to use in the garage.

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
  • 1 double bed


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Balcony

How far to ...?

  • Pub 0.04 miles
  • Shop 0.03 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Games room
  • Welcome pack


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am


Absolutely fantastic property. Everything about it was perfect. Excellent location.

Mrs O,

Great property that matched all our needs. Very comfortable and the standards of everything in the property were excellent

Mr S,