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Briar Cottage

Westleton - Suffolk Coast and Heaths

Briar Cottage is a small property ideal for a small family or couple. There are beautiful walks nearby and RSPB Minsmere is very accessible.
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Pets allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Sorry, no Private parking
£325 - £770 per week *


Briar Cottage has been tastefully decorated and furnished by the owner and offers good comfortable accommodation in this pretty village just a stone's throw from the Heritage Coast. The cottage is perfectly situated for easy access to beautiful coastal walks and bird watching at nearby Minsmere. Shop: 200 yards Pub: 200 yards.

Sitting Room:
 TV, DVD, CD radio, coffee table which converts to a dining table and chairs, woodburner, door to cupboard housing washing machine.
Kitchen: Electric oven and hob, fridge, microwave, dishwasher.
Bathroom: Bath, shower cubicle, washbasin.

Stairs from the kitchen to
Bedroom 1:
Double bed.
Bedroom 2: Single bed.
Cloakroom: Washbasin and wc.

Garden: Enclosed with furniture.
Parking: On grass verge opposite the cottage.
Heating: Electric heating.
Pets: Two well-behaved dogs welcome.
Notes: Wi-fi and towels provided.

Westleton is a pretty village midway between Aldeburgh and Southwold, with the coast at Dunwich only two and a half miles away. Centred around a large green, Westleton is one of the most popular places to stay on the Heritage Coast. It is an ideal base for the beach or for Minsmere, as well as the coastal heaths and forests. There are two good pubs, a restaurant and well-stocked village store/post office - all in the village centre. Much of the area around the village is accessible open heath or mixed woodland.


  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Pets allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Sorry, no Private parking
  • 1 Single bed
  • 1 Double bed
  • WiFi available
  • 3 Stars
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a washing machine


Band Date Range 7 night price *
2nd June 2017 - 14th July 2017 £545.00
14th July 2017 - 21st July 2017 £620.00
21st July 2017 - 8th September 2017 £685.00
8th September 2017 - 15th September 2017 £620.00
15th September 2017 - 22nd September 2017 £545.00
22nd September 2017 - 20th October 2017 £410.00
20th October 2017 - 27th October 2017 £545.00
27th October 2017 - 3rd November 2017 £410.00
3rd November 2017 - 22nd December 2017 £325.00
22nd December 2017 - 6th January 2018 £685.00
22nd December 2017 - 6th January 2018 £685.00
6th January 2018 - 9th February 2018 £330.00
9th February 2018 - 23rd February 2018 £420.00
23rd February 2018 - 23rd March 2018 £330.00
23rd March 2018 - 13th April 2018 £555.00
13th April 2018 - 25th May 2018 £420.00
25th May 2018 - 1st June 2018 £700.00
1st June 2018 - 13th July 2018 £555.00
13th July 2018 - 20th July 2018 £630.00
20th July 2018 - 7th September 2018 £700.00
7th September 2018 - 14th September 2018 £630.00
14th September 2018 - 21st September 2018 £555.00
21st September 2018 - 19th October 2018 £420.00
19th October 2018 - 2nd November 2018 £555.00
2nd November 2018 - 21st December 2018 £330.00
21st December 2018 - 28th December 2018 £700.00
28th December 2018 - 6th January 2019 £770.00

* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.


I will stay here again. Property is warm and comfortable.Miss M Mear - 13th March 2017
Very cosy and comfy. Well suited for walks and an excellent evening meal. Thanks for the welcome pack, much appreciated. Mrs M Hooper - 15th February 2017
Cottage was warm, secure and well fitted with all required amenities to a high standard. Excellent for walking right from the back door. Great location and will be back.Miss G.D. Palin - 6th November 2016
The property well furnished with home comforts and the garden is so peaceful and well keptMrs D Holmes - 28th August 2016
Lovely little cottage for a holiday any time of the year. Booking was simple and staff at Suffolk Secrets were really helpful. Definitely want to come back again and would recommend it to everyone.Mrs C Cutler - 30th July 2016
Good holiday in a fabulous area. This is our 3rd or 4th time in this area and would come again. Service was excellent. Would book through yourselves again.Mr JOHN Beecroft - 18th April 2016
This was a local short break for us, we only live in Lowestoft! But it was so nice not to drive back and forth and we walked in areas we don't usually get to when we park at Dunwich Heath NT. Also The Crown in Westleton was suburb, again no driving. Would love to go back, ideal local break.Miss S King - 9th March 2016
A very good base for the holiday.Miss M Mear - 28th February 2016
Great location would return to the property.Ms M Szpak - 21st February 2016
Lovely cosy cottage in a fabulous location, ideal for walks and sitting by the fire! We'll definitely be back!Mr PETER Larman - 7th January 2016
Wonderful holiday, have known Suffolk over many years. Cottage was in a perfect situation for walking straight onto the heath and common. Westleton was delightful, shop and post office staff very friendly. a very good holiday, Thank you.Mr T. W. Gilbert - 11th October 2015
Well equipped cottage, great location with lots of walks direct from the doorstep. Ideal for the dog! Westleton is a very pretty village and has a couple of lovely pubs and a nice village shop.Mr S Hales - 5th July 2015
I love Suffolk and its people - cannot praise yourselves enough. I am guaranteed a great holiday and wherever I do I am treated like a local. Thanks.Miss D Bell - 22nd May 2015


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