The Suffolk Countryside Specialists

Millers, Orford

Orford - Woodbridge and Orford

Fully refurbished for holiday letting, Millers overlooks fields. A quintessentially cosy, countryside cottage within short distance of the shops, castle and quay.
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Well-behaved pets allowed
  • Parking
  • WiFi available
£515 - £840 per week *


In the beautiful coastal village of Orford, overlooking the fields, Millers Cottage  in Orford is a traditional Suffolk cottage delightfully converted to provide spacious self-catering accommodation

SNAPE 5.5 miles (9 km), ALDEBURGH 12 miles (17 km), WOODBRIDGE 12 miles (19 km), SOUTHWOLD 26 miles (42 km), FRAMLINGHAM 13 miles (22 km)

Superbly positioned on the rural edge of one of the finest coastal villages in Suffolk - Orford - Millers Cottage enjoys spectacular views over farmland and beyond. 

The property:
A living room with fantastic log burning stove, comfortable sofa, a really country cottage feel. There is a tiny conservatory running the full width of the cottage, a delightful space in which to read a book or enjoy a glass of wine. Both the kitchen and bathroom have been totally refurbished for letting in 2013. Spacious and cosy at the same time.

The grounds:
A charming garden with space for children to run around and adults to relax. Some lovely views, the castle in one direction and in the other the coastal strip and the sea. Whilst you are right on the edge of the village of Orford, it is just a 5 minute walk to the shops, restaurants and pubs. Orford is a delightful coastal village, with a fascinating 12th century castle keep, once a major pillar in the defence of the English coast.
Across the estuary (just a 5 minute boat ride away) isOrford Ness(an area of historic and environmental fascination run by the National Trust). There are spactacular views from the quay along the coast to Aldeburgh to the north and Havergate Island (a RSPB bird sanctuary) to the south, all within the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Minutes from fine cafes, restaurants and lovely pubs, Millers Cottage enjoys superb views and is a wonderful base for sailing, walking and cycling.
It is a delightful location in the heart of the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, ideal for everything from a family beach holiday to an historic tour of Suffolk's finest castles and churches.

Nearest pubs:
The King's Head; The Jolly Sailor

Nearest restaurants:
The Butley Orford Oysterage, The Trinity at The Crown and Castle- all are within 2 to 5 minutes walk of the cottage.

For lots of information on the area please look at our own online guide Visit Orford.


  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Well-behaved pets allowed
  • Parking
  • WiFi available
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate
  • Freezer
  • Washing machine
  • No smoking
  • Nearest shop 0.1 mile
  • Nearest pub 0.1 mile
  • 0.1 mile from the coast


Ground Floor

  • The front door opens into a spacious sitting room with fireplace with wood burning stove, sofa and armchairs, brick flooring, TV showing Freesat, dvd player, radio/cd, bookcases with books and games, side tables and lamps.
  • There is a dining table and chairs to one end of the sitting room
  • The kitchen, newly fitted in 2013, is galley styled and well equipped with double sink, an electric hob, grill and oven, washing machine, fridge, microwave, toaster, coffee machine, kitchen table and chairs.
  • Doors lead from the sitting room to a conservatory with two chairs and coffee table and door to the rear garden..
  • Ground floor cloakroom with w.c. and wash basin

First Floor

  • There is a large landing with desk and chair
  • A bedroom with king-sized bed, bedside tables and lamps, large walk in cupboard, chest of drawers. Great views over the garden
  • A twin bedroom with two single beds, bedside tables and lamps
  • Bathroom, refurbished in 2013, with bath and overhead shower, handbasin and w.c.


  • There is a large fenced (but not dog proof) garden backing onto open fields, with garden furniture and a large out house (ideal for storing bikes, sailing equipment)


  • Central heating and wood burning stove in sitting room
  • Linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels. If using the travel cot, please provide your own bedding for it.
  • Off road parking at the bottom of the garden. Note: The parking is up a slope and directly off the road where Ferry Road becomes single track. Caution is required when exiting as visibility is limited. Alternatively, park on Ferry Road.
  • Please note the property is suitable for a maximum of 2 children
  • The Kings Head - tel. 01394 450271
  • The Jolly Sailor - tel. 01394 450243. Please note some rural pubs have closed down in recent months with little or no notice - so please do check the status if this is a criterion for your choice of property
  • An unlimited wifi connection is provided.
  • Other equipment provided includes: iron and ironing board, stairgate, hairdryer and a hoover.

Welcome Pack

  • Subject to availability; local apple juice, biscuits, apples, fudge and a pint of milk.
  • A bundle of kindling and logs are provided in the winter.



Beautifully appointed cottage with parking, a bonus in Orford. Will be backMrs Pat Gettings - 24th July 2018
We loved Millers Cottage and have had two holidays there. It is ideally situated for a 5 minute walk into Orford centre. The cottage is very comfortable and welcoming. The garden is delightful and a lovely place to sit and read on the comfortable garden furniture provided. All being well, we intend to return next year.Mrs Diana Lightfoot - 11th July 2018
We really like this place which suits us very well indeed. Each time we go there we notice the owner has added little touches. It is a home from home place for us. Ms Frances Magee - 1st July 2018
We love it!Ms Frances Magee - 11th March 2018
In general Millers Cottage was very comfortable and well equipped. Orford is a beautiful and historic village which was once an important port. There are a number of unique and interesting places to eat within the village and beyond. We return to the Suffolk Coast at least once per year, usually choosing to stay either in Orford or Aldeburgh. There is always plenty to do and see locally, no matter the weather or season.Mr Jan Szczegolski - 2nd August 2017
We loved Millers Cottage and would be very happy to stay there again.Mrs Diana Lightfoot - 18th July 2017
We have rented Miller's Cottage three times now and have just re-booked for the autumn. It has almost everything we could want from a straightforward holiday cottage. Ms Frances Magee - 5th July 2017
We really enjoyed our winter stay, very cosy and comfortable cottage.Phil and Linda S. - 15th January 2016
Nice cottage with garden, lovely locationRebecca H, London - 11th April 2015


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