Accommodation Come and sample the fantastic range of eateries in and around the coastal town of Orford, from river cruise dining experiences to traditional pubs, aw...

Things to do

Climb to the top of the castle, visit the unique Suffolk Punch horses, or take a boat out to the stunning Orford Ness nature reserve with its iconic L...


Fine Dining In Orford

We’ve put together a list of the many restaurants around Orford that are recommended by the Michelin Guide. There is a huge variety of cuisines and settings for you to enjoy on your holiday in t...

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Orford and its Recreation Ground

Just beyond the tiny village school is the village recreation ground, a five acre field with full and half size football pitches, tennis courts, an excellent play area for children and pavilion.  In the 19th century the field was the 'Village Pound" wh...

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A Brief History of Butley

The coastal village of Butley sits comfortably between Woodbridge and Orford. On first impressions, it may appear to be nothing more than a picturesque retreat, however, the history of the site in fact speaks of a vibrant past.Butley PrioryButley Pri...

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An Autumn Walk In Orford

Born In Suffolk: Lady Florence & The Allen Gardiner Story

Jessica Johnson Visits Quay View Cottage, Orford

A Tour Thro' ... Orford, By Daniel Defoe

Orford Ness - The Great Shingle Bank

For Beams And Bombs - Work On The Shingle Spit

More Orford Articles

Accommodation Find wonderful accommodation in the centre of the lovely seaside town, in nearby villages, or in the rural expanses of surrounding countryside. See a range of hotels, Bed and Breakfasts and self-catered holiday properties here.

Mulled Cyder And Mince Pies @ The Kings Head

Tue, Dec 23, 2014 8:00 PM

Following the Pump Street Christmas Carols, head to The Kings Head for some Mulled Cyder and a mince pie or two. A great place to meet...

Buffet And Live Music @ The Kings Head, Orford

Wed, Dec 31, 2014 8:00 PM

A great way to round off 2014 with a Buffet and Live Music from Dave Taylor at The Kings Head.Why not book a table?For mor...

New Year Buffet @ The Kings Head

Wed, Dec 31, 2014 9:00 PM

Celebrate the New Year at The Kings Head, Orford. Live music from Dave Taylor.There will be a hot and cold buffet selection.&nbs...