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Southwold - Southwold & Surrounding Villages

  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • WiFi available
£785 - £1530 per week *


Woodpeckers is an ideal choice for those wishing to be close to Southwold's Blue Flag beach, with all other amenities within an easy stroll. This airy, spacious bungalow features a quality finish and offers everything you need for a seaside getaway. With the luxury of private on-site parking, flexible accommodation on one level, a lovely sheltered garden, two bathrooms and a fantastic location, this really is the ideal year round self-catering cottage for those wishing to enjoy the beach, walk, putt, explore or simply relax. Shop: 0.3 miles Pub: 0.3 miles.

Spacious Hall opening to
Sitting Room: Smart TV, DVD, Bose speaker, gas fire, dresser stacked with books, local guides and games.
Dining Area: Table and chairs, door to garden, through to
Kitchen: Newly refurbished painted kitchen with high quality appliances (Neff, Miele, Liebherr, Bosch) including electric oven, combi microwave, induction hob, warming drawer, fridge freezer, dishwasher, washer dryer and Magimix Nespresso coffee machine.
Bedroom 1: King size bed and newly refurbished En-Suite Shower Room with shower cubicle, grab rail, washbasin and wc.
Bedroom 2: Zip and link twin beds which can convert to a super king size bed (please specify your preference at the time of booking).
Bedroom 3: Single bed with truckle bed underneath (please note space is restricted when using the truckle bed).
Bathroom: Bath with overbath shower, washbasin and wc.

Garden: Wrap-around garden with garden furniture and secluded seating area.
Parking: Private for up to three cars.
Heating: Underfloor heating.
Notes: Wi-Fi and towels provided. There is an additional utility room in the garage with washing machine, tumble dryer and sink for beach laundry. All bedrooms feature bedside radios, duck down and feather pillows, and seasonally adjusted duvet weights.
Security Deposit: A £150 security deposit is required four weeks prior to your holiday.

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!


  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • 2 Single beds
  • 1 King size/super king size bed
  • 2 Single zip & link beds
  • WiFi available
  • 4.5 Stars
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine
  • All on one level



I've been coming to Southwold for 40 years and I must say this is the best property we have ever stayed at. Superbly clean, wonderful facilitlies and the 'Dyson' hoover was a lovely touch during the normal Southwold weather. We will be back and thanks for a wonderful break in your beautiful house. Ian Amos and familyMrs Claire Amos - 31st July 2018
Our return to Woodpeckers for the second time was as enjoyable and well equipped as the first. Full marks to Suffolk Secrets too - a minor issue with the basin pop up waste was fixed within two hours of being reported! Fabulous holiday home in a fabulous setting. Thank you Sue Hinton, mother and friendMrs S Hinton - 31st July 2018
We stayed at Woodpeckers a few years ago and we are very impressed with the upgrade/refurbishment.Miss Selena Hurford - 27th May 2018
A lovely property which was very clean and well equipped. Mrs Claire Amos - 17th April 2018
Owners have supplied everything for the comfort of their guests. Couldn't think of a single thing they had missed. We had a great time.Mrs Patricia Allen - 10th October 2017
Very comfortable beds. Excellent facilities.Mrs Annabel Wharton - 16th August 2017
Very pleased with the standard of the property. Excellent eating out places in Southwold and some very good local shops. Looking forward to booking again next year!Mrs A Stokes - 12th June 2017
We had a great holiday bungalow was lovely. Quality holiday properties with all the comforts of home.Mrs F Rogers - 17th April 2017


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