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

Whether it is the Buttery or the Parlour in Freston, or somewhere over the rivers or even a little further afield, Suffolk Secrets has the ideal holiday cottage for you and your family and guests.


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.

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Orwell View Barns

A stay at Orwell View Barns is ideal for a family self-catering cottage holiday, a reunion with friends, a short break or a honeymoon.
Our eco-friendly barn conversions, developed sustainably in 2010 to create superb self-catering holiday cottage accommodation, all feature excellently equipped open-plan living / dining / kitchen areas with vaulted ceilings, and every bedroom has an en-suite shower or a family bathroom.

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.

From its delicious and unique tasting bacon jam, original, chilli and with harebenos, to its sensational Scotch eggs and Posh Pork Pies, Syms Pantry offers a distinctive and delightful culinary experience.
Now you can use Syms Pantry to make your own special produce as the unit based at the Cookhouse, next to Suffolk Food Hall, in Wherstead, is available to hire by the hour or day.