Cottages by the Sea in Norfolk & Suffolk

Welcome to our selection of holiday cottages to rent by the sea in Norfolk and Suffolk.

Explore the beautiful rivers and lakes which make up the Norfolk Broads, head to some of the most beautiful beaches in the UK at Great Yarmouth, Waxham, Cromer and Holkham bay and enjoy activities such as cycling, birdwatching and canoeing or explore the historic city of Norwich.

Alternatively, discover the quaint fishing villages along the Suffolk coast or historical sites such as Ickworth House, the famous Anglo-Saxon royal burial site the Sutton Hoo, or Framlingham Castle where Mary Tudor became the first ruling Queen of England.

Featured Accommodation

Lighthouse Cottage

Happisburgh, nr. Cromer, Norfolk.

Sleeps 5. Built in 1791, this listed former lighthouse keepers’ cottage stands in a superb coastal location adjoining Happisburgh’s working lighthouse. With extensive sea views to enjoy, it offers well-equipped, comfortable holiday accommodation. Cottage Code: CWD.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

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The Mistress’ House

Hunstanton, Norfolk.

Sleeps 7. A short stroll from the beach, this unusual Arts and Crafts property features a quirky turreted staircase. It is rumoured to have had some interesting connections to the Le Strange family, who developed the resort of Hunstanton in the 1800s. Cottage Code: CBBV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Beech House

Corton, nr. Lowestoft, Suffolk.

Sleeps 8. Just a stroll away for a stunning beach, the Beech House has been fully equipped to ensure a happy holiday is had by all. With spacious reception rooms and cinema on the inside, outside there is a private swimming pool and 7-seater hot tub. Cottage Code: UKC274.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Creek Cottage

Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk.

Sleeps 4. Very comfortably and carefully furnished throughout, this attractive whitewashed cottage boasts lovely sea views from most rooms. Across the road from Wells-next-the-Sea’s picturesque quayside, it lies just a mile from its sandy beach. Cottage Code: CHE.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century