Destination guide

Travel to rustic Thorpeness

Come and experience Thorpeness and its culture, monuments and history. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Thorpeness

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Thorpeness a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Thorpeness Golf Club (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Aldeburgh Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • RSPB Minsmere (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Rendlesham Forest Centre (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Shawsgate Vineyard (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Easton Farm Park (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Thorpeness

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Thorpeness. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • RSPB Minsmere (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Dunwich Heath and Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Orford Castle (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Orford Ness National Nature Reserve (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Suffolk Coast National Nature Reserve (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Rendlesham Forest Centre (9.9 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Thorpeness

The nearest airport is in Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), located 36.4 mi (58.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Thorpeness?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 646 vacation rentals near Thorpeness. From 117 Cottages to 450 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Thorpeness for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Thorpeness Windmill: 1,349 vacation rentals
  • Southwold Beach: 1,504 vacation rentals
  • Sutton Hoo: 1,091 vacation rentals
  • Trimley Station: 976 vacation rentals
  • Saxmundham Station: 1,502 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Thorpeness 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 Cottages in Thorpeness?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 117 Cottages in Thorpeness. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Thorpeness include:

  • Houses: 450 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 117 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 49 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Thorpeness?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation rentals with pool available in Thorpeness. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.