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The Old Gymnasium

Southwold - Suffolk Coast

The Old Gymnasium is an exceptional property which is furnished and equipped to a high standard with a contemporary finish. This spacious property offers generous living areas which allow guests space to gather together yet also have their own space when required.
  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Parking
  • Saturday changeover
£1699 - £3163 per week *


An outstanding coastal holiday home in Southwold - The Old Gymnasium is exceptional, in a prime location close to the beach, harbour, stylish shops and amenities.

Beautifully furnished and well equipped, this Suffolk holiday property is finished to an extremely high standard with oak floors and a spacious open plan living space. The layout is perfect for a family get together or friends looking to holiday on the Suffolk coast. Accommodation is over three floors with coastal style interiors in a pale palette of whites and greys with splashes of colour. The Old Gymnasium has four ensuite bedrooms, two with balconies, configured for flexible living. There are two sitting rooms, both beautifully furnished, one with access to the first floor balcony and the large kitchen diner is well equipped with everything you need for your self catering holiday in Southwold.

This exceptional 4* bolthole is perfect for ten guests with plenty of space to gather together yet allowing privacy when needed. Shop: 0.1 miles. Pub: 0.1 miles. Beach: 0.3 miles. 

Why we love this property… awesome coastal style living in the heart of Southwold - stroll along the prom, head to the harbour or picnic on the beach, it’s all on the doorstep!

Sitting Room: TV, DVD, door to small room with fridge, kettle, sink and oak flooring.
Cloakroom: Washbasin and WC.

Cylindrical staircase leading to
Open Plan Room with Sitting Area: TV, iPod dock. Dining Area: Table and chairs, desk and chair. Kitchen: Electric oven and five burner hob, large fridge freezer, dishwasher, granite worktops and oak flooring.
Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer.

Bedroom 1: King size bed and En-Suite Shower Room: Large shower cubicle with dual shower head, double inset washbasin and WC.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds, bunk beds and En-suite shower room: shower cubicle with dual shower head, bath with shower attachment, washbasin and WC.

Sitting area: sofas, fridge, kettle, sink, bi-folding doors to balcony.
Bedroom 3: King size bed, door to balcony. En-Suite shower room: large shower cubicle with dual shower head, washbasin and WC.
Bedroom 4: twin beds, door to small balcony. En-Suite Shower Room: shower cubicle, dual shower head, washbasin and WC.
Cloakroom: washbasin and WC.

Balconies: Balconies with table and chairs.
Parking: For one car in the garage.

Pets: No pets permitted at this property.  
Heating: Gas central heating.
Notes: WiFi, bedding and towels provided. Welcome pack. Check in: 4pm. Check out: 10am

Southwold Central - The properties located in central Southwold are all within minutes of the market place, with the elegant Swan Hotel, an excellent range of small shops including a greengrocers with fresh local produce, family butcher and delicatessen. The upper promenade is ideal for a peaceful stroll at any time of the year and provides quick access to the beach and of course, the lighthouse in the town is a good landmark. There is also easy access to the common and a nearby footpath takes you down to the harbour with the foot ferry to Walberswick (summer only). Don't forget that the beach is never very far away!


  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Parking
  • Saturday changeover
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • No smoking
  • Detached building
  • Nearest shop 0.1 mile
  • Nearest pub 0.1 mile
  • 0.4 mile from the coast



We loved it . Mr Alec Burrows - 1st January 2018
Roomy, good location, lovely and warm and plenty of hot water.Mrs Wendy Adamson - 12th January 2016
Very efficient service and very approachable staff.Mr Rob Mainwaring - 26th August 2015
The Old Gymnasium had plenty of room and was very tidy and comfortable. Thank you I will certainly be using Suffolk Secrets again.Mr Dave Sherman - 17th June 2015


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