The Smokehouse Cottage

Southwold, Southwold & Surrounding Villages

  • 3 Star Gold
  • The Smokehouse Cottage is a hidden delight but just moments away from the beach, pubs and shops in Southwold.

You can book this property from:

  • £445 per week
  • £64 per night
  • 3 Star Gold


The Smokehouse Cottage is a hidden gem in the fabulous seaside town of Southwold. Located only a short walk from the Sole Bay Inn and beach, part of The Smokehouse Cottage dates back to the late 19th century when it was customary for many households to smoke their own fish. It is perfect as a cosy getaway for two. In addition, there are small bunk beds for an extra child or two if mentioned at the time of booking.  The cottage, which is set back from the road, has a private courtyard at the back of the property. Shop: 50 yards. Pub: 50 yards.

Sitting Room/Dining Area: SMART TV, DVD, electric fire, dining table and chairs, door to garden.
Kitchen: Electric oven and induction hob, fridge with ice box, dishwasher, microwave.

Bedroom 1: Open plan double bedroom at top of stairs, with a glimpse of the famous lighthouse
Bedroom 2: Space-saver bunk beds 2ft 6 wide only suitable for small children and must be requested at time of booking.
Bathroom (accessed through Bedroom 2): Bath with overbath shower, shaver point, washbasin and wc, cupboard housing washing machine

Garden: Courtyard garden with potted plants.
Parking: Roadside.
Heating: Gas heating.
Pets: One small, well-behaved dog welcome.
Notes: Wi-Fi and towels 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!


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • Bunk bed to sleep 1


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided


  • Family friendly


  • Garden or courtyard

How far to ...?

  • Pub 0.4 miles
  • Shop 0.4 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 7:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


A beautiful little cottage, very comfortable and cosy. The bed was really comfortable and the shower was excellent, we had a brilliant time, thank you Very professional customer service from Suffolk Secrets, we will definitely book through you again.

Mrs L R,

Ideal quiet location lovely cottage. Overall a superb place to stay

Past Customer,

Really lovely property.

Mrs Deborah H,