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Samphire House

Southwold - Suffolk Coast

Samphire House is a superb property tucked away from the High Street in Southwold with the benefit of private parking.
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Parking
  • Friday changeover
£1250 - £2582 per week *


Simply superb! Samphire House is just off the High Street in Southwold a fusion of period interiors mixed with contemporary style - a fabulous coastal holiday home.

This beautiful period holiday rental sits in one of the prime locations in Southwold, just a short stroll from the Suffolk coast and all the amenities of this vibrant town. Accommodation is spacious, set over two floors with a fabulous open plan family living space. The kitchen is well equipped with dishwasher, washer dryer and Smart TV, the dining area is perfect with a large table to seat 8 and French doors onto  the pretty walled courtyard garden - perfect for alfresco dining and relaxing at any time of day. There’s a separate sitting room, a lovely well proportioned room with an open brick fireplace and wood burning stove, comfortable sofas and wooden floor. This fabulous self catering holiday home has four bedrooms, two on the ground floor, one ensuite and a separate shower room. Upstairs there are two further bedrooms both with ensuites.

A holiday in Southwold is on everyone’s wish list - you can’t miss the iconic lighthouse, pier and pretty beach huts… the food is something special too with some of the best fresh fish around!

Shop: 125 yards. Pub: 175 yards. Beach on the doorstep!  

Why we love this property…  Samphire House offers the best of both worlds, tucked away yet close to the beach, pier, prom and lighthouse with stylish shops, cafes and pubs on the doorstep. Perfect for a family holiday!

Ground floor:

Sitting room: TV, DVD, woodburner. Kitchen/dining/family room: electric oven and gas hob, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, table and chairs, Smart TV and CD. Cupboard: washer dryer. Shower room: shower cubicle, washbasin and WC. Bedroom 1: king size bed. En-suite shower room: shower cubicle, washbasin and WC. Bedroom 2: Twin beds.

First floor:

Bedroom 3: twin beds. En-suite bathroom: bath with shower over, washbasin and WC. Bedroom 4: king size bed. En-suite shower room with shower cubicle, washbasin and WC.

Parking: private parking on drive for one car.
Outside: enclosed walled courtyard garden with table and chairs.
Sleeps: 8 in 4 bedrooms
Minimum hire: 3 nights. High season minimum stay 1 week.
Pets: sorry, no pets.
Heating: gas heating. Wood burning stove.
Notes: Wi-fi, bed linen  and towels provided. Travel cot and booster seat available to use. Bedlinen and towels provided. Welcome pack. Wi-fi available. (The flexible accommodation may suit less able guests)

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 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Parking
  • Friday changeover
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • No smoking
  • Detached building
  • Enclosed garden
  • Nearest shop 0.07 mile
  • Nearest pub 0.1 mile
  • 0.2 mile from the coast
  • Ground floor bedroom



Samphire House is ideally situated with easy access to beach, shops etc. The house is well furnished and equipped for our needs. This was our second stay there and we hope to return next year. - 4th July 2019
Exceeded our expectations. Lovely property, well furnished and decorated. Plenty of cutlery, crockery and glasses. Perfect property for three generations. Great to have 3 en-suite bedrooms plus one for grandchildren. Great location in Suffolk’s ideal holiday destination. - 4th July 2019
Wonderful house that suits everyone. Very well equipped . We loved the garden and the view of St Edmunds church especially when lit up at night. Susan Williams - 12th August 2018
We returned home from Southwold 2 days ago and today I booked the same property for next year - I think that says it all!Mrs Linda Pool - 1st July 2018
Southwold is a fabulous place to stay and Samphire House is excellent as 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms and superb location for everything.Mrs Sally Webster - 25th June 2018
Everything was perfect- we had a great break and are already hoping to return! Mrs Natalie Smith - 27th February 2018
This was an excellent and well appointed house - plenty of room for eight adults. We loved the central location and the secluded garden as well as the large kitchen diner. Mrs Lucy Lelliott - 14th August 2017
This property is ideal for us in every way!Mrs A Howes - 17th September 2016
It is the perfect property for 3 generations of our family. It was our second stay and it felt like coming home to a familiar, much-loved home! Southwold is a great favourite with our family and Samphire House provides the perfect place for us to stay and enjoy time together.Mrs S Mcneilly - 18th May 2016
The property was lovely and central and was clean and nicely decorated and furnished. We had an excellent time.Mr Mark Rhodes - 17th May 2016
I loved Samphire house. Apart from that, the house and all its facilities are of a very high standard.Ms Lynne Lingley - 11th April 2016
Everything as expected and excellent for a family holiday.Mr A Finlay - 3rd April 2016
Ideal for family groups and children.Mr J Dinsdale - 28th March 2016
A great holiday property, excellent service from SO Southwold. We love Southwold and the surrounding area, there is so much to do, it's like going back in time, always relaxing and never too busy even in the season. The best Pizzas and Lasagne at Enzo's Pizzeria in the High Street.Mr Barry Preston - 25th October 2015
This is one of the best properties we have stayed in with Suffolk Secrets. Ideal for families.Mrs A Howes - 11th September 2015
One of the best houses we have rented in Southwold over the last 10 years!Sir Terry Heiser - 10th August 2015
Perfect for a family of 6 adults and 2 young childrenMrs S Mcneilly - 23rd May 2015
Ground floor bedroom with en-suite excellent for elderly relative. 4 bathrooms with 4 bedrooms fantastic. Addition of WiFi a bonusMrs Sarah Penn - 18th May 2015


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