Sea Wisteria

Bawdsey, Woodbridge & Surrounding Villages

  • 4 Star Gold
  • Sea Wisteria is the ideal base to explore from. With wonderful walks directly from your doorstep and heaps of history surrounding. 

You can book this property from:

  • £788 per week
  • £113 per night
  • 4 Star Gold


Sea Wisteria is a charming cottage located in the tranquil Suffolk village of Bawdsey, which lies on the estuary of the River Deben in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This sleepy coastal village is full of history with its four Martello Towers standing proudly on the seashore and nearby Bawdsey Manor was the location for top secret missions to create RADAR during the Battle of Britain!
This property is the ideal escape for four guests looking to explore the magnificent Heritage Coast in all its glory!

Beautifully renovated to create a warm and welcoming home, Sea Wisteria boasts all you could need for a fantastic stay. The open plan ground floor is an ideal spot to enjoy quality time together. Sit back and relax in front of the roaring open fire, rustle up a fantastic feast in the gorgeous kitchen or throw open the patio doors and enjoy a delicious breakfast with the sea breeze trickling in. Upstairs is equally as welcoming with its 2 generous bedrooms with views either across to the church or over the garden with the sea in the distance. This idyllic escape awaits to help rest and recharge those batteries in this wonderful region of Suffolk.

For those who love the great outdoors, Sea Wisteria is the ideal base to explore from. With wonderful walks directly from your doorstep, RSPB Minsmere and Sutton Hoo just a short drive away and good pubs and restaurants in nearby Woodbridge and Orford, you will be spoilt for choice!

Why we love this property: The perfect place to enjoy the wonderful Heritage Coast.

Entrance Hall:
Coats and boots storage.
WC and washbasin.
Open plan room with: Living Room:
Soft seating, smart television with access to streaming services and open fire. Kitchen: Fully fitted modern kitchen with oven, induction hob and dishwasher. Dining Area: Dining table with seating for four guests, French doors leading to patio and garden.
Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer, sink, ample storage, and door leading to garden.

Bedroom 1:
Double bed, bedside tables with lamps, built in wardrobe, chest of drawers and dressing table.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds, bedside tables with lamps, hanging rail, dressing table and chest of drawers. Views across garden, fields, and sea in the distance.
Bathroom: Large walk-in shower, wc and washbasin.

Garden: Enclosed garden to front of property. Enclosed garden to rear of property with seating and shed for storage. 
Parking: Private parking for up to 2 cars.
Pets: 2 well behaved dog’s welcome. 
Heating: Oil fired central heating.
Notes: WiFi, towels and bedding provided. Please bring your own beach towels.  

Bawdsey lies on the estuary of the River Deben, where walkers, cyclists and weekend sailors make leisurely use of the pubs, pine forests and heathland of the Bawdsey Peninsula, while taking in the magnificence of the big skies. Nearby, Bawdsey Manor was where radar was developed and there are lots of historical sites to visit around the area, including Sutton Hoo. Bawdsey Quay is only two miles away, from where you can take the foot ferry to Felixstowe Ferry and walk or cycle to Felixstowe town.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Combined fridge/freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 1 mile
  • Pub 3 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Smart TV
  • Countryside views
  • Sea or coastal views
  • No mobile signal

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Bird watching
  • Cycling


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am


Lovely cottage, which was deceptively spacious in a very quite location but with easy access to local coastline. Ideal for visiting Snape Maltings and Aldeburgh

mrs F,

Very comfortable cottage well designed and equiped. The owners have thought of everything to make our holiday memorable. The welcome box was full of goodies for humans and dogs alike.

Mrs E,

Gorgeous, well-equipped cottage in the perfect spot to explore the beautiful Suffolk coast

Mrs F,

We really enjoyed our stay at Sea Wisteria. The cottage was beautiful, very comfortable and had everything we needed. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend this cottage.

Mrs M,

Very well equipped and excellent location.

Mr B,

The cottage was very well equipped there was not a thing the owners had not covered. It was in a lovely location for sight seeing. Garden and cottage very dog friendly. Never been to that area before we really enjoyed it. We will be back.

Mrs B,