The Finest Holiday Homes

The Elms Mews

Southwold - Suffolk

  • Saturday changeover day
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
£465 - £795 per week *


Southwold's bistros and boutiques may be just a wander away, but step into this blissful holiday bolthole and you'll feel as if you're in a different world. Set within the walled garden of the owners' period home on a quiet side street, it's the ideal hide-out for guests who want to enjoy a fuss-free getaway.

Bedrooms and bathrooms
Embracing all the benefits of studio living, The Elms Mews has one large open plan living space, elegantly furnished and with warm wooden flooring throughout. To the rear the spacious sleeping area has a double bed and built-in wardrobe, while the adjoining shower room continues the property's peaceful colour scheme and features a fully-tiled power-shower cubicle.

Cooking and dining
Food - whether being prepared or enjoyed - is a social event here. Compact but cleverly designed, the kitchen area has an electric cooker and small hob, fridge with ice box, microwave and Nespresso coffee machine... whether you're serving freshly-made savouries from the local deli, or cooking up a feast of locally-caught seafood, everything you need is provided. A window-side dining table sticks to the studio principles of sociable living.

Stylish furniture set within your own gravelled and planted garden area provides somewhere to sit out and enjoy the fresh air, and if you're planning an active holiday there's bike storage available here also. Private parking - much sought-after in the central location - is provided too.

This beautifully-presented first floor studio has gas-fired heating, a Sky HD plus package and free Wi-Fi, and there's a washing machine and tumble dryer available in the garage below for guests' use.


  • Saturday changeover day
  • Sleeps 2
  • Bed linen included
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • 1 Double bed
  • WiFi
  • 4 stars


Date Range 7 night price *
22 Jul 17 - 9 Sep 17 £715
9 Sep 17 - 16 Sep 17 £670
16 Sep 17 - 23 Sep 17 £625
23 Sep 17 - 21 Oct 17 £535
21 Oct 17 - 28 Oct 17 £625
28 Oct 17 - 4 Nov 17 £535
4 Nov 17 - 23 Dec 17 £465
23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £715
23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £715
6 Jan 18 - 10 Feb 18 £455
10 Feb 18 - 24 Feb 18 £525
24 Feb 18 - 24 Mar 18 £455
24 Mar 18 - 14 Apr 18 £525
14 Apr 18 - 26 May 18 £525
26 May 18 - 2 Jun 18 £640
2 Jun 18 - 14 Jul 18 £640
14 Jul 18 - 21 Jul 18 £710
21 Jul 18 - 28 Jul 18 £750
28 Jul 18 - 11 Aug 18 £770
11 Aug 18 - 8 Sep 18 £750
8 Sep 18 - 15 Sep 18 £710
15 Sep 18 - 22 Sep 18 £640
22 Sep 18 - 20 Oct 18 £525
20 Oct 18 - 3 Nov 18 £525
3 Nov 18 - 22 Dec 18 £455
22 Dec 18 - 29 Dec 18 £750
29 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £795

* Please note: The prices displayed are guide prices and do not include optional items such as pet charges.


Have never stayed in a better equipped and more convenient property.Mr Peter Sykes - 4th April 2017
It's just perfect, with the added bonus of the garden, parking and superb hosts.Mrs J Skinner - 27th March 2017
The most helpful team I have dealt with regarding booking a cottage. The cottages are to a very high standard.Mrs J Skinner - 21st November 2016
Perfect apartment for two. Location and parking facilities are first class.Mr L S Hunt - 26th October 2016
The fact that we come back every year says everythingMs Rose Johnson - 29th August 2016
Delightful property, great hosts and wonderful location. We have been 6 times now and it is perfect.Dr D Watson - 9th August 2016
We had a fantastic stay. The owners were just wonderful and made us feel so welcome.Mrs A Stringer - 9th May 2016
Excellent apartment for two. The private parking is a bonus.Mr L S Hunt - 3rd May 2016
Perfect in every way with very high standards. A friendly and highly efficient company with an excellent standard of properties and customer service. I look no further for holidays in Southwold.Mrs J Skinner - 21st March 2016
Brilliant location and great place to relax in.Mrs J Guyott - 15th December 2015
Lovely flat, well furnished out and perfectly placed. Excellent service all round. Would recommend Elm Mews for a wonderful, relaxing holiday, well placed for both beach and town.Mrs J Skinner - 23rd November 2015
Cosy and comfortable.Mrs Jan Cleveland - 16th November 2015
We have stayed in other properties in and around Southwold and this is easily the best. We are very fond of the area around Southwold and also the arts activities it offers: Aldeburgh Music, Summer Theatre, Electric Picture Palace.Ms Rose Johnson - 10th September 2015
It is absolutely superb. The Drummond's are lovely people. The property is fantastic, they've put so much thought into it.Mrs C Wain - 24th August 2015
We really enjoyed our stay and would return often but distance is a problem - brilliant location. Ian and Joyce made us very welcome.Mr M Davis - 15th June 2015
Ian is a great host and we love staying there.Mr N Evans - 15th May 2015


Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras

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Valley Farm Vineyards Vineyard Tour and Tasting

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