Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of Saxmundham

The ocean views and countryside create a pretty picture of Saxmundham. Well-liked for its coffeehouses, bars and zoo, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Saxmundham

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Saxmundham a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • RSPB Minsmere (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Thorpeness Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Aldeburgh Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Shawsgate Vineyard (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Easton Farm Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Valley Farm Vineyards (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Saxmundham

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Saxmundham is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • RSPB Minsmere (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Dunwich Heath and Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Heveningham Hall (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Suffolk Coast National Nature Reserve (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Southwold Beach (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Orford Castle (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Saxmundham

Fly into Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), the closest airport, located 31.2 mi (50.2 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Saxmundham Station or Darsham Station and explore the city from there.

Can I find a vacation rental around Saxmundham?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,309 vacation rentals near Saxmundham. From 912 Houses to 115 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Saxmundham for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Saxmundham?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Saxmundham. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Saxmundham Station: 1,550 vacation rentals
  • Dunwich Heath: 1,515 vacation rentals
  • RSPB Minsmere: 1,460 vacation rentals
  • Saxmundham Museum: 1,553 vacation rentals
  • Ipswich (IPW-Ipswich Train Station): 896 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Saxmundham listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Saxmundham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 912 Houses in Saxmundham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Saxmundham include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 115 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 201 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Saxmundham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 47 vacation rentals with pool available in Saxmundham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.