Japonica Cottage

Wenhaston, Southwold & Surrounding Villages

  • 3 Star
  • The perfect base to explore the countryside and Suffolk coast

You can book this property from:

  • £466 per week
  • £67 per night
  • 3 Star


Japonica Cottage is a quaint holiday home set within the quiet and sleepy village of Wenhaston, in the Suffolk Coasts and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This cosy bolthole is ideal for romantic getaways to this gorgeous part of the county with plenty of walks directly from your door and the wonderful coastline just a short drive away.

This bright and beautiful property has undergone a complete transformation to create a welcoming home for you to enjoy. The open plan ground floor has everything you could need during your stay to relax and unwind. Here you will find a fully equipped kitchen with views over the garden, a dining area to enjoy some home cooked meals and a lovely sitting area perfect for retiring to after a day exploring the local delights. Upstairs boasts a generous bedroom with a kingsize bed and a bathroom.

Early mornings can be spent in the garden watching the birds dance in the sky with a cup of coffee and come the evenings, you can dine al fresco. The delights of Dunwich and Southwold are just 6 miles away so you can be walking along the sandy shores in no time This lovely holiday home is ready and waiting for your next Suffolk staycation.

Why we love this property: A romantic retreat for two in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Fully fitted kitchen with electric oven, induction hob, dishwasher, and fridge with ice box. Dining area with table and seating for four.
Sitting Room: Comfortable seating, cupboard with games and books and a smart TV with access to streaming services.
Cloakroom: WC and washbasin.

King-size bed, bedside tables with lamps, built in storage and dressing table.
Bathroom: Bath with overhead shower, wc, washbasin and heated towel rail.

Garden: Garden laid to grass with small patio area and bistro table and chairs.
Parking: On street parking directly outside property. Further parking up lane.
Pets: 1 well behaved pet welcome.
Heating: Underfloor electric heating on ground floor.  Electric storage heater in bedroom.
Notes: Bed linens and towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels. The garden has a shared access point across the garden with neighbouring property. Laundry facilities shared with next door property Spindrift Cottage and located in their garden.

Wenhaston is a pretty village, with an excellent country pub within walking distance of the cottage, which serves food and local ales. There are also three lovely areas of common within the parish which are ideal for local walks. There are coastal resorts and nature reserves within easy reach. Wenhaston is only six miles from Southwold and Walberswick, with Minsmere approximately 8 miles away. The Norfolk Broads and many beauty spots can be found within half an hours drive. Halesworth, four miles away, has a regular train service from Norwich and London. There is a regular bus service through the village to Southwold and Lowestoft.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Garden or courtyard
  • On-street parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 4.9 miles
  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 1 mile

Special Features

  • WiFi

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • There is an outbuilding with a laundry room, containing a washing machine and tumble dryer. This is shared with Spindrift Cottage next door.
  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am


Perfect! The 3 star rating belies how good this property really is.... equipped well and an ideal space for 2 people. Simply and comfortably furnished with quality and practicality. Street parking was easy, though a car is essential to visit the coast.

Previous Customer,