We let you into the secret of the top places to stay and eat on the Shotley Peninsula.

Shipwreck Lofts, Shotley Marina

Boutique bed and breakfast with sparkling rooms over looking the mouths of the Orwell and the Stour. Ideal stop over for walkers, cyclists, sailors and tourists. Perfect base for anyone exploring the Shotley peninsula, or hopping on foot ferry across to harwich or Felixstowe, and returning of course.

Top notch food in the restaurant, or bar snacks in comfy seats inside the Shipwreck or take in the sun and scenery on the lawn. Book here Shipwreck Lofts

The Bristol Arms

With stunning views stretching down the River Stour the Bristol Arms is in one of the most picturesque settings in East Anglia. Food available from 11am every day from an extensive menu.Look out for the specials on the chalk boards.


Adverise your business on the site from £50 per year.

Contact Write For You or call 07284167196

The Shotley Rose

A fabulous traditional English pub set in the heart of Shotley. Sarah and Jamie will welcome you with a range of refreshing drinks, ideal after touring the area.

Breakfast is served at weekends, full English is a favourite. Cream teas are available on request and the Rose is open for main meals and snacks until 9pm.

Takeaway fish and chips are available on Tuesday and Friday evenings and lunch times.