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Holiday homes in the premier coastal town of Southwold

Founded in 2015, So Southwold was created to showcase the very best properties that Southwold has to offer. A handpicked selection of the very finest cottages, apartments, Georgian townhouses and beachside retreats, So Southwold is a Luxury Holiday Home provider.

The portfolio was chosen by us to inspire you to enjoy the most beautiful, cared for and luxury self-catering properties in this special Suffolk coastal town. The properties that are invited to be part of this portfolio are without doubt some of the best holiday letting properties available not just in Southwold but in the whole of Suffolk and in the UK. We also have a stunning selection of beautiful homes just over the bridge in the nearby village of Reydon and across the harbour to Walberswick, a coastal village surrounded by natural beauty and charm. 

We are passionate about providing a range of exceptional, privately owned holiday homes with a combination of excellent, efficient, personal service. Our small team of dedicated customer service professionals operate from Southwold Market Place at No. 19 in a Grade II listed building and are experienced in handling and exceeding the expectations of our holiday guests. You’ll have the reassurance of knowing that we are close by in Southwold during your break.

We meet every one of our property owners and visit every one of our premium properties to ensure we have a great understanding when it comes to matching a luxury self-catering property to your Southwold holiday requirements. All of our properties are available to book online through our website but we would love to discuss you holiday if you would like more information. We have properties suitable for couples getting away, families looking for a luxury family holiday and large groups of friends desiring a substantial Southwold home.

Staying with us

Waking up in one of our luxury self-catering cottages is special. An overwhelming sense of relaxation is bound to strike you as you appreciate the unique and very special seaside town of Southwold. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the bustling Victorian high street with a wide range of independent retail shops, a delicious variety of traditional, artisan bakeries and delicatessens and some of the county’s finest restaurants and eateries. Explore the eclectic mix of antique sellers and visit some of the town’s famous Adnams pubs with their traditional wooden interiors and enviable positions dotted around the town. 

The golden sands of Southwold beach are broken only by the dramatic and attractive traditional seaside pier. Restored recently this fantastic attraction hosts some unusual and wonderful entertainment. Stand at the very end and look back to the special vista of Southwold with its pastel coloured beach huts and large Victorian houses.

Walk to the south end of the beach and watch the promenade disappear into the sand as the dunes towards Walberswick appear in front of you. This dreamy seaside village is full of nostalgia and charm and with a dune-backed beach surrounded by acres of protected heathland as well as a picture-postcard village green, Southwold's peaceful neighbour provides the perfect, restful retreat.

Your time is precious and your holiday should be relaxing, inspiring and special. At So Southwold we understand that helping you enjoy your time away is the most important thing we can do.

Customer Reviews

Chelsea Villa

"We found So Southwold informative and pro-active in all ways. They clearly work well with their owners and ensure a hassle free experience."

Mrs Jones, Chelsea Villa

White Point

"Completely wonderful house, I have already recommended to friends. Southwold is, of course, completely magical and perfect for a weekend break. Very impressed with So Southwold."

Mr Ball - White Point

Sandy Castle

"Really impressed with the local team. Very friendly and helpful and made me feel very welcome... We absolutely loved Southwold and would definitely use So Southwold again."

Mrs Reep - Sandy Castle

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