Aldeburgh & Thorpeness

A short drive away (approx 30 mins) is the seaside town of Aldeburgh, home to The Aldeburgh Festival, The Literary Festival and Maggi Hambling’s scallop sculpture on the beach. A seaside town with plenty of character, independent shops, restaurants and excellent golf course. We recommend:

The Aldeburgh Bookshop

The Aldeburgh Cinema

Munchies Cafe

The Aldeburgh Market Cafe & Shop

The Country Club in Thorpeness for tennis and golf

The Mere, Thorpeness, hire boats to explore Peter Pan Island

The Aldeburgh Carnival in August

The Thorpeness Regatta & Fireworks in August