Ipswich Cottages

Located on the picturesque banks of the River Orwell, Ipswich is a vibrant town with a rich history, and a natural beauty that makes it a compelling destination. Steeped in maritime history, Ipswich boasts a historic waterfront area that offers a captivating blend of old and new, with its marina, pubs, and waterfront cafes. History buffs will be enthralled by Ipswich's heritage, with its medieval buildings, historic churches, and museums, including the Ipswich Museum, which houses a diverse collection of art, artefacts, and natural history specimens. Nature lovers will find plenty to explore here, with nearby parks, gardens, and nature reserves offering serene escapes. The Ipswich Waterfront is a popular spot for leisurely strolls, while the nearby Orwell Estuary and Alton Water provide opportunities for boating, sailing, and wildlife watching. Discover this area at your own pace from the comfort of one of our Ipswich cottages.

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Inspiration of things to see and do in our cottages in Ipswich

This historic town is known for its maritime heritage, cultural attractions, and charming waterfront. With the largest collection of Suffolk holiday cottages we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top 5 things to see and do from our cottages in Ipswich:

Christchurch Mansion

Explore Christchurch Mansion, a Tudor mansion turned museum. It houses an impressive collection of art, artefacts, and historical exhibits, offering insights into Ipswich's history.


Visit the Ipswich Waterfront, a vibrant area with restaurants, bars, and cultural venues. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the quays, take a boat trip, or simply soak in the views.

Ipswich Museum

Discover Ipswich Museum, which features diverse exhibits ranging from natural history and archaeology to local culture. It's a great place for families and those interested in learning.

Customs House

Experience live performances and arts events at the Ipswich Cornhill and the nearby Customs House. The Cornhill hosts markets and gatherings, while the Customs House offers theatre and music.

Ipswich Transport Museum

Step back in time at the Ipswich Transport Museum, dedicated to the history of local transportation. Explore vintage vehicles and learn about the town's links to transport.

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