Wave goodbye to the warm months of summer and welcome russet coloured leaves, chunky knits, bracing walks along the beach and roaring fires with an autumn getaway on The Suffolk Coast...
We've picked a few of the best autumn getaway offers and packages for you, so all you have to do is pack your wellies and woollies and head to The Suffolk Coast!
1. The Ship at Dunwich
The Ship at Dunwich is a great base from which to explore the beautiful coast and countryside in autumn. The inn has a selection of cosy rooms with view across the sea or marshes, plus a bar and restaurant, serving some of the best fish and chips on the Suffolk Coast and Adnams ales.
Their Autumn Escapes package is just £349 for two guests in a 'best' room plus a welcome bottle of house red or white wine, dinner on your first night (£25pp allocation) and hot chocolate and marshmallows on your second day - the perfect way to warm up after a walk along the beach and nearby Dunwich heath!
The offer is available Sunday to Thursday from 1st October to 8th December.
For more information and to book, visit https://www.shipatdunwich.co.uk/autumn-escapes
2. Blackberry Way
Snuggle up this autumn with a romantic break in a retro 1970’s caravan! Complete with shabby chic interior, set in your own private site with hot tub, campfire and kitchen shack with all creature comforts. Situated in the village of Westhall, Blackberry Way is close to Southwold and just a short drive from the market towns of Beccles and Halesworth which are home to a fantastic selection of pubs, cafes and independent shops.
Book a two night stay for just £180 in the autumn/winter months and you will receive a complimentary breakfast pack including the farm's own Gloucester Old Spot sausages and bacon, farm eggs, orange juice, yoghurts, milk, tea, coffee, toast and jams. Firewood for the fire pit is also included so you can snuggle up in front of the fire and enjoy Suffolk's night sky.
For more information and to book visit https://blackberrywayvintagecaravan.co.uk/ or call 07884165445.
3. Hippersons Boatyard
Wake up to the sounds of the river with a stay in a floating glamping pod at Hippersons Boatyard! Located on the River Waveney in Beccles, which is home to a number of eateries and bars.
For the month or October, you can take advantage of reduced prices on "Secret Water", of just £150 per night, minimum 2-night stay. Alternatively, you could choose one of the cosy houseboats and enjoy a reduced price of £95, minimum 3-night break.
Both accommodations come with a row boat dinghy and the opportunity to try out a basic sail pack during your stay - the perfect opportunity to discover the beautiful Waveney Valley and some of Suffolk's rare birdlife and wildlife.
To take advantage of this offer please call 01502 712166 during office hours.
4. Milsoms Kesgrave Hall
Enjoy a luxury hotel stay at Milsoms Kesgrave Hall and take advantage of the "Dinner, Bed and Bubbles" package.
Set in 40 acres of lawns and woodland, the 23 rooms at Kesgrave Hall are all individual in size, décor and style ranging from standard through to super deluxe (think bathtubs in rooms and huge walk in showers). Super comfy beds, complimentary WiFi and great products come as standard (of course!) The hotel has a contemporary brasserie where head chef Stuart Oliver champions all that is great about Suffolk produce.
The overnight stay package is priced from £230 for 2 guests sharing a standard double room plus a delicious three course dinner with free choice from the full menu, bottle of Prosecco in your room on arrival and breakfast on the morning of your stay.
The package is available throughout September, October and November excluding Saturday nights, subject to availability and based on two sharing.
For more information and to book visit https://www.milsomhotels.com/dinner-bed-bubbles-in-suffolk/
5. Gypsy Hollow
Snuggle up with your loved one and enjoy a romantic glamping experience sleeping in an original gypsy wagon! Located on a farm in it's own exclusive private site with campfire, summerhouse with wood burning stove, Gypsy Hollow
comes with fully equipped kitchen, perfect for rustling up a hearty supper after a day of exploring and jacuzzi bathroom. The original gypsy wagon sleeps two adults and there is a summerhouse, campfire and a swing to sit and watch the local wildlife.
2-night autumn/winter stays are just £180 and include a complimentary breakfast pack including the farm's own Gloucester Old Spot sausages and bacon, farm eggs, orange juice, yoghurts, milk, tea, coffee, toast and jams plus plenty of firewood for the fire!
6. Adventure this Autumn with The Hotel Folk
Looking to whisk your loved one away to a boutique hotel this autumn? The Hotel Folk are offering 15% off stays during October and November at their Suffolk hotels including The White Lion
and The Brudenell
in Aldeburgh, The Crown and Castle
in Orford and further afield, The Swan at Lavenham.
The offer is for two-night stays with dinner, bed and breakfast. You will also take away an exclusive free gift bag, including gifts from destinations across Suffolk.
7. Wardley Hill Campsite
Enjoy a night under the stars whilst snuggled up in your own Shepherds Hut at Wardley Hill Campsite
in the Waveney Valley and take advantage of 40% discount on stays until Christmas!
The cosy hut sleeps up to three on a double bed and single bunk bed. The beds are supplied with 100% cotton sheets, pillow cases and duvet cover. The hut has a real vintage charm, but also has plenty of modern conveniences including eco-friendly hidden solar panels and USB sockets to charge your phone. The authentic wood burning stove will keep the hut snug at night and can also be used to heat a camping kettle. There's also a fire pit outside to keep you warm whilst toasting marshmallows!
For more places to stay this autumn, take a look at our 'Where to Stay' guide!