What to Do

There’s heaps of local information in each property but this list (by no means fully comprehensive)  may help in advance:

LOCAL ARTS SCENE – theatre, cinema, art galleries, festivals, music etc


Waveney Valley Sculpture Trail  August/September

Friday Street Car Boot Sale & The Barn

Yoxford Antiques Centre

Beccles Antiques Market

Bungay Antiques

Halesworth Antiques inc. Black Dog Antique Centre

Annual Halesworth Antiques Street Market,   every August

Monthly Halesworth brocante

Family Activities in the area – check opening times on web sites. Also see Young Families

KIDSDAYOUT is also a useful website.

Being sporty:


  • Halesworth & District Museum


Churches & Architecture:

  • St Andrew’s Church at Westhall is definitely worth a visit . In a beautiful setting down a winding country lane, this church of Norman origin has a celebrated roodscreen and font.
  •  Blythburgh’s “Cathedral of the Marshes” –Holy Trinity  is wonderfully illuminated at night.
  •  The nearby Balancing Barn is viewable from a public footpath
  • Halesworth and other local market towns have wonderful examples of medieval buildings
  • Somerleyton Hall & Gardens


Farmer’s Markets, Breweries & Vinyards:  see Foodie Heaven

  • Produce Market, Halesworth – 2nd Saturday morning of the month in town centre
  • Farmers Market, Southwold every Friday 9 – 12.30
  • Snape Maltings’ Farmers Market, first Saturday in the month (AM only)