Top Local Dog Walks : Pt 1 Beaches

Dog walks on the Suffolk coast - dog friendly holiday cottages near Southwold

If you’re looking for the perfect spots to take your furry friend for a walk, you’re in luck! Suffolk’s stunning coastline offers some fantastic beaches that both you and your dog will love. Here’s a guide to some of the best local dog-friendly beaches where you can enjoy the fresh sea air and beautiful scenery. […]

Discover Pakefield Church: A Historical Gem on the Suffolk Coast

Pakefield Church | Suffolk Coast | North of Southwold

Nestled on the cliff overlooking the picturesque Suffolk coast, Pakefield Church, or All Saints and St. Margaret’s Church, stands as a living testament to the rich history and community spirit that defines the charming village of Pakefield.  In this blog, we’ll delve into the historic roots of the church and its significance to Pakefield. Unearthing […]

Old Hall Southwold Café & Walks

Old Hall Southwold Cafe and Walks \ Holiday homes near Southwold Suffolk coast

Introduction Old Hall Southwold is located on the Reydon Road just outside Southwold. Originally a working farm, the family owned business decided to diversify in 2005 and created a Maize Maze, which turned into a popular summer attraction with both locals and visitors. The farm enjoyed welcoming visitors to the farm so much they decided […]

The Norfolk Broads

The Norfolk Broads | within easy reach of Pakefield | Luxury dog-friendly self-catering accommodation on the Suffolk Coast

Introduction The Norfolk Broads, often referred to as “Britain’s Magical Waterland,” has a fascinating history. Probably the most surprising fact about the Broads is that they are man-made. Medieval peat diggings created areas that gradually filled with water due to rising sea levels. This created the unique and picturesque network of rivers and Broads we […]

Dunwich to Eels Foot Inn circular walk

Eels Foot Inn | circular walk from Dunwich | quality dog-friendly accommodation

Introduction This is one of the many fabulous walks that crisis cross the National Trust reserve at Dunwich and neighbouring RSPB Minsmere reserve. It’s one of our family favourites, especially in the summer when you can enjoy the pretty beer garden and if you are lucky have a woodfired pizza! The Eels Foot is an […]

Discover Lowestoft

Lowestoft's golden sands | dog friendly holiday homes near Lowestoft

Introduction Welcome to Lowestoft, the seasisde resort that proudly claims the title of being the UK’s most easterly point. Nestled on Suffolk’s stunning shoreline, this coastal town offers a fascinating blend of history, heritage, and exciting regeneration projects. Join us as we delve into the story of Lowestoft, exploring its unique attractions and recent recognition […]

Southwold Lighthouse Tour

Southwold Lighthouse - Suffolk Coastal Escapes - Luxury dog-friendly holiday homes on the Suffolk coast

Explore Southwold’s Iconic Lighthouse The Suffolk coast is home to a host of stunning landscapes, charming villages, and historical landmarks. None more so than Southwold’s iconic Lighthouse. Southwold, just 10 minutes south of Pakefield s a picturesque town known for its quaint streets, and golden beaches. For those seeking a unique and memorable experience of […]

RSPB Minsmere

Unveiling the enchanting RSPB Minsmere, my favourite place on the Suffolk coast. Introduction Nestled along the picturesque Suffolk coast lies a hidden gem of unparalleled beauty – RSPB Minsmere. This is my personal go-to place to really connect with nature and truly relax and recharge my mind, it’s also a firm favourite with my family. […]

The best local beaches to explore during your stay

Pakefield beach | dog friendly self catering accommodation on the Suffolk coast

Introduction The Suffolk coast is home to some of the most beautiful and unspoilt beaches in the UK. Here are the top eight beaches to explore during your stay in one of our holiday homes. From the family-friendly resort of Southwold to the remote and rugged Covehithe, these beaches have their own unique charm and […]

Where to eat and drink in Pakefield

Jolly Sailors on the Suffolk coast, close to all our holiday homes | Suffolk Coastal Escapes | Luxury dog-friendly self-catering accommodation on the Suffolk coast

Introduction Pakefield is an unspoilt village on the Suffolk coast, popular for its stunning beach, and charming countryside. But what about the food and drink scene in Pakefield?  In this blog post, we will explore some of the best places to eat and drink during your stay in one of our holiday cottages. The Jolly […]