The Best Large Holiday Homes In Suffolk

On this page I’m going to show you the best large holiday cottages in Suffolk, along with things to do nearby.

All the properties are of an excellent or exceptional standard throughout.

5 Best Large Houses to Rent in Suffolk

Sleeps 8

Watermill Granary Barn

Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 2 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | WiFi 

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This delightful riverside detached cottage is in a wonderful rural location, on the outskirts of the village of Wortwell in Norfolk.

Things to do: Guests are able to enjoy the Lay-Z-Spa during their stay, or you can enjoy some wild swimming in the river. Spend a day at Great Yarmouth where all the family can enjoy a visit to a spectacular water show at the Hippodrome.

Sleeps 9

Rio Vista

Sleeps 9 | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 2 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | WiFi 

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Rio Vista is a stylish ground-floor holiday home, set in the village of Brantham, Suffolk.

Things to do: Take a trip to Alton Water, a large reservoir, with nature trails, cycle hire, sailing, and footpaths. Jimmy’s Farm, is also very near. The property lies equidistant between the towns of Ipswich and Colchester, with Colchester famed for its Norman Castle, Roman remains and zoo and Ipswich for its historic centre, 

Sleeps 12

Moat Cottage

Sleeps 12 | Bedrooms 6 | Bathrooms 6 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | Swimming pool | WiFi | Open fire

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Stunning restored Tudor farmhouse surrounded by a moat (complete with rowing boat), set amongst 4,500 acres of parkland at the top of a hill.

Things to do: Check out the Victorian pier and beach huts at Southwold. Take a wander around Aldeburgh, the location for the Aldeburgh Festival, which is a celebrated cultural event. 

Sleeps 18

The Skyscraper

Sleeps 18 | Bedrooms 9 | Bathrooms 6 | Pets No | WiFi | Games Room | Cinema Room | Hot Tub

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Once a disused water tower, this Suffolk Sky Tower/Skyscraper is now a luxurious holiday home split over 7 floors (Don’t worry there’s a lift).

Located on the Shotley Peninsula which is between the River Orwell and the River Stour in Suffolk. The highlight is the roof garden, at 80 ft it offers amazing views. 

Things to do: Numerous walks and cycle rides in the countryside close to the water. Suffolk Food Hall provides lots of local produce with a restaurant next door overlooking the River Orwell.

Jimmy’s farm and wildlife park is great for kids with plenty of play areas running popular events throughout the year. Explore the Heritage Coast. Take in the culture among the museums and theatres of Norwich, Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds.

Sleeps 20

Reydon Grove House

Sleeps 20 | Bedrooms 10 | Bathrooms 9 | Pets No | WiFi | Hot Tub | Games room

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Located 10 minutes from the seaside town of Southwold, this stunning country house estate has three newly-renovated properties set in tranquil rural grounds.
There is a play room, games room, tennis court and much more to entertain large groups and families.
Things to do: Visit the lighthouse and museums. Take coastal walks, head to the beach or try crabbing.

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