Southwold Destination Guide

Explore / United Kingdom / Suffolk
Explore Southwold (Suffolk) Coast and Beaches

Southwold is a small seaside town on the Suffolk Heritage Coast with easy access to the larger towns of Lowestoft and Ipswich. Southwold retains much of its character with a working harbour, lighthouse, beach huts, pier and of course the beaches. In Southwold's town centre, you have a great selection of places to eat and interesting independent shops, selling crafts, antiques and gifts, as well as a variety of art galleries and boutiques.

Southwold Suffolk Coast Map


Want some ideas on where to visit?

Every favourite location must be visited for the first time. Want some ideas, why not check out the below small selection of coastal locations, including beaches, activities, things to see and do, and places to stay and eat:

Southwold pier

Place Tags: Piers

Southwold Beach

Southwold Lighthouse

Place Tags: Lighthouses

Walberswick Beach

Place Tags: Beaches

Southwold The Denes Beach

Place Tags: Beaches and Dog Friendly

Southwold lifeboat station

Place Tags: Lifeboats