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School Farm Cottages

Four lovely, well equipped self-catering cottages on our family farm, surrounded by rolling countryside not far from the beautiful Suffolk Coast.

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School Farm is in a peaceful setting in Suffolk’s beautiful Blyth Valley, surrounded by open fields and rolling countryside, close to the picturesque coastal towns and beaches of Southwold, Walberswick and Dunwich. A lovely quiet spot where you can put your feet up, unwind and let your cares slip away. Our four well equipped and comfortable cottages provide a perfect base for a relaxing break for couples, an enjoyable family holiday ‘down on the farm’ or a larger get-together for groups of family and friends. Feed the chickens and collect freshly laid eggs for your breakfast, relax in your cottage or wander round the farm and watch the horses and ponies grazing in the meadows. Enjoy a great day out at one of the local visitor attractions, spend a lazy day at the beach or sit by the pond with your favourite tipple and watch the sun go down. Suffolk has a wealth of restaurants and country pubs providing fantastic meals from a variety of excellent local food producers; you’ll be spoiled for choice! Spend time with family and friends and go home refreshed with fond memories of your stay.

Our four cottages are converted from traditional farm buildings, retain their original character and provide excellent quality, well equipped self-catering accommodation. Situated side by side around a south-facing courtyard with pleasant views over two large ponds, ancient hedgerows and meadowland, the cottages provide an ideal location for a relaxing break. All cottages have a patio area and access to a large garden and play area. There’s ample space for the youngsters to safely let off steam but also lots of garden furniture in quiet corners around the grounds for you to sit and watch the world go by. Facilities include a large, secure garden, play area with play house, swing and climbing frame, games/meeting room with table tennis, pool table and table football, football pitch, garden furniture, barbeque, fishing, laundry room, secure cycle storage and EV charging point. To minimise our environmental impact, we’ve installed biomass heating, solar pV panels and LED lighting where possible.

Here’s what our guests have to say: “A lovely place to stay!” “Outstanding accommodation in beautiful countryside location” “Excellent facilities – best self-catering we have ever stayed in!” “Lovely cottage, peaceful surroundings, welcoming hosts.” “Such an idyllic setting, with views over open countryside.” “This exceeded our expectations!” “Fantastic holiday cottage, everything we needed for a perfect holiday” “Peaceful, relaxing and great for kids” “I keep going back!” “Couldn’t ask for more!”

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Family friendly
  • Highchair
  • Cot
  • Groups welcome
  • Wi-Fi
  • Electric car charging
  • Parking
  • Garden
Opening Season
Open all year round