No 5

Wenhaston, Southwold & Surrounding Villages

  • 4 Star Gold
  • Special Offer10% off all remaining stays to 10th June

You can book this property from:

  • £475 per week
  • £68 per night
  • 4 Star Gold


Nestled in the charming village of Wenhaston, No. 5 is a characterful 1800's cottage which is brimming with period charm. Situated in the heart of Wenhaston, opposite St Peters Church, a self-catering stay here will have you situated just 3 miles from the market town of Halesworth and just six miles from the popular seaside favourite that is Southwold. Ideally located to explore both Suffolk coast and countryside, there is so much to do nearby to this cottage. Beautiful walks can be found on the doorstep and just a short drive away and you can be exploring the sandy shores of Walberswick beach, Dunwich with its forest walks and interesting history, as well as the RSPB Minsmere Nature Reserve.

Ideal for families or couples looking for a little extra space for their stay, No. 5 is an great bolthole for your next Suffolk stay. Sympathetically refurbished to retain the charm and character, the property offers a beautifully furnished space with welcoming open fire making this a comfortable and relaxing place to stay whatever time of year you choose to visit. The pretty garden is the cherry on top and offers a delightful space to wind down after a long day exploring. Shop: 1 mile Pub: 0.5 miles.


Sitting Room: Smart TV, soft seating, open fire.
Kitchen: Ceramic hob and electric oven, fridge with ice box, dishwasher, microwave, table and chairs, stable door which leads to the rear garden. (Washing machine is located in the laundry room along with a freezer)
Steep and winding stairs to


Bedroom 1: Double bed, bedside tables and lamps, dressing table, wardrobe
Bedroom 2: Zip and link beds can be super king or twin beds, bedside table and lamp, wardrobe and dressing table
Bathroom: Bath, Mira shower, washbasin and wc.
Garden: Pretty cottage garden mainly laid to lawn with pretty borders. Shed containing garden furniture and barbecue. Summerhouse with heating and electrics at the bottom of the garden with outdoor woodburner near the seating area
Parking: Roadside
Heating: Electric panel heaters and open fire. A starter pack is provided for the fire. Kindling, logs and coal are available locally at Halesworth.
Notes: Wi-fi, bed linen and towels provided.

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, Lowestoft and Aldeburgh.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds
  • 2 single Zip&Link beds (combine for king/super king)


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • On-street parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 4.7 miles
  • Pub 0.4 miles
  • Shop 1 mile

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Smart TV
  • Welcome pack

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Climbing

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Fridge has an ice box
  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am


Lovely property, fully equipped couldn’t have asked for anymore. Gorgeous garden in a quiet village.

Mrs M,

Fabulous little cottage in a lovely, friendly village with proper village pub serving great food. The owners have made good use of small spaces and the garden is amazing.we will return in the warmer months to take advantage of the summer house and outdoor fire/bbq. The owners were excellent with communication. We would recommend this cottage without hesitation, you won’t be disappointed.

Mr M,

Impeccable, a beautiful cosy country cottage for a romantic short stay.

Mrs P,

No 5 was a cosy cottage in a beautiful village. It was well equipped throughout and had comfortable beds. Particularly appreciated the maps left by owners and used them most days. Would be very happy to return.

Miss A,

Lovely cosy cottage, newly refurbished in excellent style, with delightful small garden. We spent 4 nights in July 2021 and found it very comfortable, Well placed for visiting Southwold, Dunwich and Aldeburgh. We ate out well at inns in Bramfield and Blythburgh.

Ms E,

It is a lovely cosy cottage.

Mrs Sue W