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...


Mother's Day in Orford

Make Mother’s Day really special this year with a little help from Suffolk Cottage Holidays! We can’t think of a better place to treat your Mum than Orford, just over a two hour drive from the hustle and bustle of London! Orf...

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by lucy | Mar 7, 2014 | 0 Comments


Born in Suffolk: Lady Florence & The Allen Gardiner Story

The Lady Florence River Cruise Restaurant, operating from Orford, Suffolk, needs no introduction throughout East Anglia. She has become an institution in her 29 years of operation.Eleven ye...

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by elizabeth | Oct 26, 2013 | 0 Comments


Jessica Johnson visits Quay View Cottage, Orford

Journalist Jessica Johnson of Coast Magazine recently spent a few days discovering the beautiful Suffolk village of Orford. When she wasn’t visiting all the little gems Orford has to offer, she enjoyed the stunning views and homely comforts of Quay View (available for holiday book...

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by tori | Sep 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

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

Orford Ness - The Great Shingle Bank

For Beams And Bombs - Work On The Shingle Spit

The Pioneering Air Station - Creating The Rfc

The Birthplace Of Radar - Orford Ness' Greatest Secret

The 1953 East Coast Flood

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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.