Lime Tree Cottage is perfectly situated for exploring the surrounding area…

Wrentham is a village just off the A12 London/Lowestoft Road and is conveniently situated within easy access to the quaint Suffolk seaside resort of Southwold, the market town of Beccles and the beautiful beach of Covehithe. Its history stretches back to Saxon Times. Its perfectly placed for exploring the beautiful area and beaches. There is a convenience/post office shop a few doors away from the cottage, which is handy for everyday basics and a newly opened Black Dog Deli, a 5 min walk away, selling bread, pizzas and serving lunch daily.   There are also 2 local pubs that serve food and drink.  The cottage benefits from a designated car park space.

The closest beach is the lovely and unspoilt Covehithe beach which is about  5 mins by car 1.5 miles/2.4km or a 35 min walk away. Covehithe is a sandy beach and is the closest you get to a desert island beach.  there are no cafes or shops, but a lovely church St Andrews  and hence is very untouristy.  there is a 10 min walk on a made path through some cliff top woodland before you can drop down to the beach.  one of the secret beaches of suffolk.   You can sometimes see seals swimming in the sea too.


Southwold  is a charming sea side town on this heritage coast;  less than 10 mins by car 4.6 miles, it offers sandy beaches lined with beach huts, lots of good quality restaurants, cafes and shops.  there is a working harbour with great fish and chips, and local food shops selling meat and local provisions.   there is a lovely pier with cafes and a few antique shops to browse.

Walberswick 16 mins by car

Yoxford  16 mins by car

Halesworth 18 mins by car

Dunwich 20 mins by car

Beccles 17 mins by car

Snape Maltings  30 mins by car

Aldeburgh 34 min by car

Orford 35 min by car

Gorleston Beach 30 min by car