Suffolk

Swanky coastal towns with casual boutiques, microbreweries and music festivals and landscapes straight from Constable and Gainsborough paintings. This is a county to see and be seen. If Newmarket has given you the horsey bug, saddle up to explore heaths and farmland on miles of bridleways. Kids love Suffolk for the wildlife parks where lions and zebra make themselves at home in the East Anglia countryside. Great halls hung with masterpieces, guildhalls and windmills make great browsing for rainy days. Hire a pastel-coloured beach hut for exhilarating days on the North Sea coast.

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Suffolk's Oulton Broad

Suffolk's Oulton Broad

If you’re looking for inspiration about where to go with the family this summer, might we suggest the rather lovely town of Oulton Broad.

Location: Oulton Broad, Suffolk

Wildlife and Nature Reserves
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Maggi Hambling’s The Scallop

Maggi Hambling’s The Scallop

The Scallop, this iconic image of the Suffolk Coast arrived on Aldeburgh beach in 2003, courtesy of local artist, Maggi Hambling.

Location: Aldeburgh, Suffolk

Outdoor art and sculpture
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Beach huts, breweries and barmy arcade games

Beach huts, breweries and barmy arcade games

Take in Southwold’s iconic sights on a coastal stroll along Suffolk’s Heritage Coastline, from brightly coloured beach huts to homemade arcade games.

Location: Southwold, Suffolk

Beaches
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Discover, explore, taste and enjoy at the Suffolk Show

Discover, explore, taste and enjoy at the Suffolk Show

Take your family on a weekend break in Ipswich and enjoy hours of fun, stimulation and entertainment at Suffolk’s biggest and barmiest event in May.

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk

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Holiday amongst the clouds

Holiday amongst the clouds

For a fairytale holiday on the Suffolk Coast, drop your bags off at The House in the Clouds, a weird and wonderful holiday home.

Location: Thorpeness, Suffolk

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Stay in an eco-lodge at Somerleyton Estate

Stay in an eco-lodge at Somerleyton Estate

Wake up surrounded by nature in an eco-lodge on the banks of tranquil Fritton Lake.

Location: Lowestoft, Suffolk

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Immerse yourself in art, music and culture in Bury St Edmunds

Immerse yourself in art, music and culture in Bury St Edmunds

Enjoy a great cultural holiday in the historic town of Bury St Edmunds, this year celebrating 800 years since Magna Carta was signed.

Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Culture
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Ride off into the sunset in Suffolk’s horseracing country

Ride off into the sunset in Suffolk’s horseracing country

Pamper yourself with a relaxing romantic break at The Bedford Lodge Hotel in Newmarket, right in the heart of Suffolk’s horseracing country.

Location: Newmarket, Suffolk

Rural and Coastal Escapes
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Tuck into artisan baked goods at the Pump Street Bakery

Tuck into artisan baked goods at the Pump Street Bakery

Visit Orford’s award-winning bakery and indulge in homemade breads, perfect pastries and handmade chocolate.

Location: Orford, Suffolk

Regional specialities
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Discover a glamping oasis in the heart of Suffolk

Discover a glamping oasis in the heart of Suffolk

If the thought of camping conjures up images of screaming kids and collapsing tents, then relax, have a cup of tea and check out Suffolk’s Alde Garden.

Location: Saxmundham, Suffolk

Food and Drink
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Enjoy a budget break on the Suffolk coast

Enjoy a budget break on the Suffolk coast

Low on cost, rich in outdoor fun – Suffolk has plenty to offer holidaymakers on a cheap weekend break.

Location: Lowestoft, Suffolk

Coast
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Heed the thunder of galloping horses at The QIPCO Guineas Festival

Heed the thunder of galloping horses at The QIPCO Guineas Festival

Jump into the grandstand for the chance to watch Europe’s top racehorses compete for victory at Newmarket’s highly anticipated racing event in May.

Location: Newmarket, Suffolk

Festivals and carnivals
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A coastal break with a unique twist

A coastal break with a unique twist

Swap a standard double for a balancing barn or geometric house, both are worthy of spot on Grand Designs.

Location: Thorrington & Thorpeness, Suffolk

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Explore Ipswich, Suffolk's county town

Explore Ipswich, Suffolk's county town

Suffolk's county town may not be a city by definition, but it certainly has just as much to offer.

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk

Coast
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Experience Somerleyton Hall’s romance, history and grandeur

Experience Somerleyton Hall’s romance, history and grandeur

Step back in time with a visit to one of Suffolk’s best-preserved stately homes and gardens, near the town of Lowestoft.

Location: Somerleyton, Suffolk

Castles and Historic Properties
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Enjoy Suffolk’s scenery from the saddle or high up in the treetops

Enjoy Suffolk’s scenery from the saddle or high up in the treetops

Enjoy one of the UK’s most thrilling outdoor activities at the original Go Ape! in Thetford Forest then hop on your bike for a cycle tour of Suffolk.

Location: Brandon, Suffolk

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Fall for Lavenham’s medieval charm on a romantic winter break

Fall for Lavenham’s medieval charm on a romantic winter break

Cobbled streets, great shopping and quaint buildings make this village one of the most romantic places in the UK.

Location: Lavenham, Suffolk

Rural and Coastal Escapes
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Gruesome goings on at Landguard Fort

Gruesome goings on at Landguard Fort

Mix ghost hunting with bird watching along an unspoilt stretch of Suffolk’s coastline.

Location: Felixstowe, Suffolk

Coastal landmarks and Islands
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Saxon Heritage at Sutton Hoo

Saxon Heritage at Sutton Hoo

One of the greatest archaeological discoveries of all time.

Location: Woodbridge, Suffolk

Archaeological sites
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Get close to the deer at the Red Deer rut

Get close to the deer at the Red Deer rut

The majestic red deer is our largest land mammal: a beautiful creature, from hoof to antler, whose iconic silhouette has captivated us for centuries.

Location: Minsmere, Suffolk

Zoos, wildlife and safari parks

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