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Gulls Nest

Southwold - Southwold & Surrounding Villages

Gulls Nest is a delightful self-catering cottage with private parking. This coastal cottage is positioned within walking distance to the beach and just moments from the historic St Edmunds Church in Southwold.
  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
£535 - £975 per week *


Gulls Nest is a charming Victorian red brick cottage located in the heart of the coastal town of Southwold, a real seaside gem within Suffolk. This cosy semi-detached cottage with nautical touches throughout and the bonus of private parking provides small families a great base for a self-catering break. Inside Gulls Nest there is a country-style open plan kitchen and dining area which is the perfect space for guests to socialise. The kitchen comes complete with cream kitchen units and all appliances needed for enjoying self-catering with your guests. On a warm summers day you can pop open the doors to the courtyard area providing even more space for everyone to gather together. Also on the ground floor is the contemporary bathroom which has floor-to-ceiling polished natural tiles. You can opt for a long soak in the bath or alternatively use the large rainfall shower which towers above. Up the carpeted stairs to the first floor are two spacious bedrooms. The master bedroom has a king size bed with coordinated oak furniture with plenty of storage. There is also a small but very handy En-Suite cloakroom. The second bedroom has two single beds with coordinated oak furniture and sea-themed pictures. Both bedrooms reflect their historic roots with the original feature fireplaces still present. Shop: 150 yards Pub: 200 yards.

Why We Love This Property
Gulls Nest is a great choice for holidays in Southwold all year round with its central position, private parking space and cosy woodburner perfect for winter breaks and courtyard area for enjoying the summer breeze. You can even bring a four-legged friend along too!

Sitting Room: TV, DVD, iPod dock, woodburner.
Kitchen/Dining Area: Open plan area with wood flooring and cream coloured kitchen units. There are also two skylight windows providing lots of natural light. The kitchen area as an electric oven and gas hob, large Gorenje fridge freezer, microwave, slimline dishwasher, washer dryer, dining table and chairs, doors to courtyard.
Bathroom: Bath with overbath rainfall shower, washbasin and wc, floor to ceiling large natural stone tiles.

Bedroom 1: King size bed, solid oak wardrobe and chest of drawers, feature fireplace (decorative only). En-Suite Cloakroom with washbasin and wc.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds, solid oak wardrobe and chest of drawers, feature fireplace (decorative only).

Garden: To the side of the property is a courtyard area with garden furniture and garden shed.
Parking: Private for one car.
Heating: Gas heating and woodburner.
Pets: One well-behaved dog welcome.
Notes: Fibre optic Wi-Fi, towels and a starter pack for the woodburner are all provided.

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!


  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • 2 Single beds
  • 1 King size/super king size bed
  • WiFi available
  • 4 Stars
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine



Lovely, well-maintained house. Very clean, warm and welcoming on a cold winter's day. Good location close to amenities. Parking was a bonus.Mr Adrian Stenton - 10th January 2018
Perfect for us! Clean, uncluttered and with a fantastic kitchen dining area which quickly became the hub of the cottage. Off road parking a real perk over the New Year period!Ms Jackie Holder - 5th January 2018
Comfortable, well equipt cottage in a good location.Mr Philip Lizius - 20th November 2017


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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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Aldeburgh Yacht Club 2 Hour Sailing Experience at Aldeburgh Yacht Club

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Sue Hudson Bread Making Friends & Family Bake Off

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