Top 14 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Ipswich, Great Britain - Updated 2024

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Ipswich is a non-metropolitan district that remains a town but is nowhere far from having the cleanest surroundings and culturally rich sites. Known as the county-town of Suffolk, it’s also one of the oldest towns in the UK, with a legacy that spans more than 1,500 years. It’s no wonder why you’ll find many historic monuments and attractions everywhere you look.

Aside from significant landmarks, you will also not want to miss their famous port, which played a crucial role in England’s history. Some famous artists lived in Ipswich, which is why the town can consistently and successfully hold art and music festivals yearly in its many galleries and theaters. You’ll find a ton of great things to do while in town, especially during the festive season.

Events to lookout for:

  • Thomas Wolsey 550, until September 30, 2024: Celebrate the life and legacy of one of Ipswich's most important figures with art exhibits, walking tours, and an upcoming Tudor-themed Christmas event.
  • Dick Whittington and His Cat, until January 20, 2024: Watch the titular protagonists make their way to stardom as they deal with crazy antics, funny moments, and spectacular song numbers at New Wolsey Theatre.
  • Animals in the Art Gallery, until April 14, 2024: This free exhibit showcases artistic depictions of British wildlife in its many forms - a top choice for animal lovers everywhere.

If you’re an artist or just a curious traveler, pack your bags and head on to Ipswich. You plan your itinerary while we help you with your accommodation! Search nowhere else and check out our list of top Airbnbs in Ipswich, Great Britain.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 14, 2024.

1. Newly refurbished stable-turned-vacation home (from USD 100)

Located a few walks from Ipswich’s town center, this accommodation sees an old farm stable turn into a modern, light, and homey vacation rental. Having been used for farm work and other various purposes, such as an art studio for one of the town’s local artists, its latest reincarnation is an idyllic retreat spot for guests who wish to receive the best of both worlds - the countryside and the vibrant town life.

It comes with its own private garden, which has been furnished with furnitures to lounge on during the daytime. The bedroom on the ground floor has two twin mattresses that can swiftly link up into a double bed, while the upper mezzanine offers lovely views of the surroundings at sunset. To get across other places beyond Ipswich, you can easily reach the Derby Road train station a few blocks down from here.

Recommendations from the host, Jude:

  • The Fat Cat Freemouse, located just close by offers a great range of ales, beers, and other alcoholic drinks.
  • The Suffolk Coast and Heaths, a designated AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty), can be reached eastward. The Coast and Heaths' organizers have put up a comprehensive walking guide, which will come in handy as you make the most out of the protected area.
Stayed at this property?
Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
5.8 km (3.7 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
105 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a really fast broadband wifi connection too which is useful to find things in the area
shower is great along with a fast and reliable wifi
there is a lovely place to sit in the garden and have breakfast and afternoon tea
the beds are great with crisp linens
Cleanliness:
the barn is so clean and tidy
the house was very clean & well equipped
beautiful property clean and a great base for touring the suffolk county
clean modern and equipped with all the essentials
everything is so clean and fresh and bright
Host:
jude and jason were great hosts
jude was a wonderful and gracious host
jude and his wife are awesome hosts
jude is a great host quick to respond
jude was a great host communicated well and was attentive throughout the stay
Location:
ideal location to travel the area
location was perfect for our needs
be prepared to travel away from ipswich to some very good locations
great location for the local shops and marina
very nice accommodation in a convenient central location for ipswich
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2. The Giraffe House (from USD 126)

Welcome to The Giraffe House, an accommodation that cleverly fits stylish interiors, functionality, and notable giraffe motifs into a small guest cottage. Surrounding the cottage is a patio that’s perfect for teatime, as well as a garden and a courtyard that features parking facilities for bicycles.

If you’ve brought in an electric car, the host lets you use the built-in EV charger at a nominal fee. Underfloor heating facilities will come in handy during the winter season, while insulation properties help make the structure as soundproof and weatherproof as possible. As its outstanding amenities will make you feel at home, you’ll get to enjoy your stay even more with its proximity to Ipswich’s town center.

Recommendations from the host, Cathy:

  • Entertainment choices: Regent Theatre (3 St. Helen's St), DanceEast (Jerwood DanceHouse, Foundry Ln)
  • Leisure spots: The Ipswich Waterfront (Neptune Quay), Orwell Lady River Trips (Orwell Quay Wet Dock)
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Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
5.2 km (3.3 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
117 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the ameneties met our needs but were quite basic with a lovely bathroom and kitchen
the beds were really comfy and a lovely patio to catch the sun
spacious and warm with a well equipped kitchen
we had a very comfortable stay at the giraffe house
Cleanliness:
it is very clean and well appointed
the accommodation is clean comfortable and well appointed
very nice flat very clean very comfortable
very spacious and clean
this is an absolutely amazing place to stay - the house is adorable extremely clean and very well-equipped
Host:
responsive and communicative host
the host met us when we arrived and there was happy to show us around the property
a beautiful place and a wonderful host
cathy has been an amazing host to us and accommodated us according to our needs
she was very communicative and the little garden area in the sun was ideal
Location:
the location is great walkable to the waterfront and central ipswich
the location is fab it being only a 10-15 minute walk to the main sites
great central location comfortable well equipped and excellent value
a friendly welcome very comfortable accomodation and a great location close to town and the docks
an outstanding host who has created a rare gem of a place so close to ipswich town system
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3. Spacious apartment with private hot tub (from USD 129)

This spacious apartment is a modern-industrial rental located in Churchman’s Lofts on Portman Road. With this Airbnb’s large, open-plan kitchen and living space, it radiates an airy feel despite the timber-like flooring and cabinetry, leather furnishings, and large flat-screen TV. The floor-to-ceiling windows and two patio doors brighten up the space even further.

With two bedrooms, furnished with a double and single bed respectively, three guests can comfortably relax here. The kitchen has a dishwasher, double oven, microwave, refrigerator, and utensils for guests’ convenience. Outside the apartment is a private balcony with a hot tub and a table with seating—a bonus for guests who want to lounge outdoors. The closest train station is 200 meters (656.17 feet) ahead, while the town center can be reached in 10 minutes.

Recommendations from the host, Matt:

  • The property is a five-minute walk from Ipswich Waterfront. Matt's favorite cafe in Ipswich, The Grazing Sheep, is located within the area.
  • Christchurch Park, one of his top places to take a stroll, is located just across the apartment.
  • Cardinal Park features a cinema, a gym, and a wide selection of restaurants, and is a few steps from the property.
Stayed at this property?
Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
4.05 km (2.6 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
292 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice spacious apartment with a very enjoyable hot tub experience
aswell as the hot tub they had different entertainment - board games tv cd player
nice apartment had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable accommodation
apartment is lovely very clean and spacious
his place was really clean; everything was great quality and plentiful
great apartment lovely and clean
clean tidy and beautiful open apartment that heats up and cools down easily
Host:
great stay and very responsive host
matt & charlotte were lovely hosts and enjoyed are stay very much
matt and charlotte were very helpful and quick in responding to our pre-visit queries
matt and charlotte were lovely hosts and were easy to contact both before and during our stay in ipswich
communication from hosts was very good & helpful highly recommend :)
Location:
good location for the town and quay
good location with approx 5 minute walk to shopping places and resturants
brilliant stay in a great location
good central location great for friends get together
a great apartment in a brilliant location
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4. Riverside accommodation with nautical-themed details (from USD 120)

Have a wonderful stay at this nautical-themed apartment that comes with a parking space. The rental sits within a Grade 2 listed building, which has the potential to have its style preserved for generations to come.

It is thoughtfully sprinkled with maritime details banked from its ideal riverside location. It has an open-plan living space that is interestingly trimmed with oak beams. The kitchen and bathroom are complete with everything you need. The host ensures that the space is supplied with goods, necessities, and nice touches—so much so that a little instruction book was made for guests to easily navigate through the appliances such as the digital fireplace and remote.

There are two comfortable bedrooms in this Ipswich Airbnb that can sleep up to four guests. Wake up to the sun every morning and enjoy the quiet moments from its balcony facing Orwell River. If you’re seeking more action, the town center is 10 minutes away, while the Ipswich Waterfront is only close by.

Stayed at this property?
Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
4.18 km (2.6 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
230 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi and tv with netflix/prime all worked really well
very comfortable with lots of thoughtful details
comfortable living room with large tv with netflix etc
lovely apartment - the photos don’t really do it justice
the apartment was clean and had everything we needed including tea coffee bread milk etc
Cleanliness:
very clean neat and tidy
it was spotlessly clean and really comfortable
spotless nice touches of bread milk etc in the fridge when we arrived
the airbnb was lovey very clean and comfortable
i aboustly loved this apartment had everything you could think of it was spotlessly clean
Host:
lovely apartment with friendly hosts
cindy is a wonderful host
cindy was a fabulous host
outstanding hosts and a great flat
thank you for hosting us
Location:
nice location and stylish place
excellent location equidistant from marina town centre and station - all 10 mins walk away
good location for town and marina
lovely property situated in a lovely place
really lovely apartment in a great location on the waterfront in central ipswich
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5. Jenny's home space in Suffolk, UK (from USD 33)

A home sweet home packed with everything you need is how we will describe this place. It is literally and figuratively a home from the structure, the interiors, the design, and the ambience it gives. It is a semi-detached house situated in a quiet neighborhood.

There are two bedrooms that can fit up to four people, a living room, and a separate bath and toilet. The house is shared with the host and her son. You’ll have access to your designated room/s, and will share the dining room, kitchen, lounge, and back garden with the host.

The garden is a perfect place to relax in if you like to have a country feel as you sip your coffee or take your breakfast on the patio table. The host is flexible in terms of check-in and check-out times, and you can reach her anytime through mobile and she works from home.

More information from the host, Jennifer:

  • Ipswich's town center is located a bit further from the property. It may take around 30 to 40 minutes to walk from here.
  • For alternate options, the local taxi is available to take you there. The fare usually costs around 6 GBP (7.59 USD).
  • The nearest railway station, Derby Road, is a few blocks down. There are several trains that service passengers to the coastal town of Felixstowe, as well as other nearby areas.
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Ipswich, Suffolk, United Kingdom
5.99 km (3.8 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
485 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a warm-hearted and friendly atmosphere with a lovely prepared room and great breakfast
lovely host with a very warm welcome breakfast included is great plus
in the garden jen has 3 chickens which give fresh eggs for breakfast
brilliant host the room was peaceful and quiet there was a huge spread for breakfast in the morning
easy to find and breakfast included
Cleanliness:
space was clean comfortable and quiet
the room was nice and clean quite during the day
the room was clean and bed was very comfortable
her house was very clean
the bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was clean
Host:
jenny is very generous as a host
good price lovely host
host is very welcoming and considerate
jen was very welcoming host
jen was a superb host
Location:
excellent location near the hospital
well positioned location for local attractions
good location walking distance from good turkish restaurant and pub
perfect location and a very comfy bed
good location especially if you work at the hospital
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6. Medieval and spacious apartment (from USD 157)

Restored in 2007, this two-bedroom apartment has a rich historical background. It was built in the 15th century and now features beautifully preserved architecture. Hence the description, medieval apartment. It has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a large sitting room.

There is plenty of space to move around the house. All corners are clean and tidy, organized, and functional. The entire apartment occupies the first and second stories of the Curson Lodge building. You can rent and privately move around the whole property. Food is available in the fridge because the hosts also live in the house from time to time.

More information from the host, Mary:

  • The Curson Lodge structure has seen a ton of uses throughout its long-standing history. Aside from being an inn, it may have also been used as a merchant's house in the past.
  • Curson Lodge has deep connections to Cardinal Thomas Wolsey, among Ipswich's most significant figures. It was where he spent much of his childhood, and also where he planned to live out his retirement in later years.
Stayed at this property?
Ipswich, Suffolk, United Kingdom
4.34 km (2.7 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
254 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a well-appointed kitchen good wi-fi and a powerful shower upstairs too
we enjoyed seeing inside this ancient building and the apartment was well kept and nicely furnished
master bedroom access via narrow steep curved staircase but lovely room exposed beams etc
very clean as advertised lovely kitchen for sitting to have breakfast overlooking a fabulous medieval square
it was amazing very lovely and comfortable flat at the center of the town
Cleanliness:
comfortable clean flat with lots of thoughtful touches
the beds are very comfortable the bathrooms clean
the place was very clean well equipped and a delightful space
it was extremely clean and homely with everything that you could need
the house itself was clean spacious and a real treat to enjoy in the town center
Host:
mary is a lovely host who made sure we arrived without any hiccups
mary was kind and helpful
mary is a great host very helpful and responsive
mary was a very relaxed host having left everything we needed for our stay
mary (the host) was very responsive and quickly answered all of our questions
Location:
great place close to the centrum
pretty close to the town center and main accesses (train station bus station)
the property is interesting & in a great location
it is ideally located with bars shops and restaurants within walking distance
great location in centre of town
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7. Lovely bright eaves room in cheerful house (from USD 42)

This lovely, bright room is in the eaves of a cheerful, modern three-storey townhouse with skylight windows and modern facilities. It is close to the town centre and local shops. You can take advantage of the free Wi-Fi connection, TV with Chromecast, and on-street parking nearby. This Airbnb in Ipswich, Suffolk, rests in a peaceful neighborhood. You will enjoy quiet nights and sunny afternoons.

Please note that there are two flights of stairs going up to the room. You may request assistance with your bags if needed. The hosts will be more than happy to share recommendations on where to go and things to explore. At the same time, they will respect your privacy and alone time.

More information from the host, Kate:

  • The house where the room sits is part of several Victorian-era structures that surround the neighborhood. Sightseeing tourists will enjoy every minute of their stroll along residential streets.
  • Some notable attractions nearby are an Art Deco library, Christchurch Park, and a handful of local establishments.
  • The town center of Ipswich can be reached either by foot or by a short cab ride.
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Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
5.35 km (3.4 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
209 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast croissant were delicious
this is a fantastic comfortable affordable air b&b hosted by an easy going organised kind hearted owner
everything was great and just as described and the bed was super comfy
a light and pretty room with a hot shower
an excellent well equipped room and private shower
Cleanliness:
a lovely spacious clean room
spotlessly clean with all needed facilities
quiet and superbly clean
extremely clean and tide place
lovely place clean and as described
Host:
lovely place and lovely host
kate is a wonderful host
kate is a great host
fantastic host and great value
kate is a really lovely host
Location:
beautiful cute room in a great location
a comfortable stay in a central location
the house is an excellent location for walking into ipswich and surrounding areas
brilliant stay lovely room and very friendly location good
5 min taxi / 20 min walk from centre of ipswich nice quiet road with on street parking
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8. Self-contained flat with twin beds

This one-bedroom flat features one bed, two TVs, a living room, a small kitchenette, and kitchen essentials. Breakfast is not included but there are plenty of options for restaurants and dining hubs. The flat has standing heaters available to keep the whole place warm and cosy. In 20 minutes or less, you can reach the town centre and explore the Suffolk countryside. You may also take a short ride to the seaside to feel the breeze. You’ll have your own separate front door leading to the front driveway and parking is available in front of the flat.

Stayed at this property?
Ipswich, United Kingdom
5.94 km (3.7 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
131 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
even an iron and a board fantastic
bedroom has lots of cupboard space and comfortable beds
the flat is even better than the photos and made our stay very comfortable
a well equipped and comfortable studio ideal for both business and leisure and exploring suffolk and norfolk
the apartment's interior was lovely and well equipped
Cleanliness:
it is clean and tidy
lovely clean apartment plenty of space and comfy beds
accomadation is clean and met our needs
the place is very clean and tidy
kathy's flat was clean comfortable and private
Host:
kathy was a wonderful host
kathy was a wonderful host
kathy was a lovely host
the host did make us feel welcome and was very helpful
a lovely place and a great host
Location:
great location for access to ipswich
location great for ipswich town centre
the flat was easy to find close to the town centre and bus routes
very close to some of the good restaurants and entertainment
great private apartment in a great location
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9. House with a chantry park view

This house is a perfect place to stay for couples or a pair of guests who are looking for an overnight stay or a long-term stay. The entire house can be accessed, and an additional room may be rented for a 3rd guest at a discounted rate. The host may also allow up to 2 small dogs. There’s free and reliable Wi-Fi connection, fresh linen and towels, and a 40-inch TV inside your bedroom. The bathroom is shared, but has a state-of-the-art shower - perfect after a long day. You may also request for shampoo, shower gel, and toothpaste. There’s a garden and a patio where you can drink coffee, and the Chantry Park is nearby which is an ideal place for jogging. Breakfast is also available upon request.

Stayed at this property?
Ipswich, United Kingdom
3.76 km (2.4 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
111 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely park view and colors in the room
lovely quiet neighbourhood and wonderful view from the room over the park
great bathroom with power showergreat bed and mattress
very clean linens and airy room with a great view to the chantry park
we were glad that our daughter who came with us also had a lovely little room
Cleanliness:
a very clean and tidy accommodation
room clean tidy and warm
friendly clean warm great bed and shower would book again
judy provided me clean bed linen and towels every week
the place was very tidy and clean
Host:
david and judite are fantastic hosts
and pleasant hosts
very sweet hosts made us feel at home
hosts are very friendly
she was very friendly and welcoming
Location:
great location within walking distance of ipswich town centre
great location for visiting chantry park
easy walk to the station to town to the stadium to beautiful parks
a great place to stay if you wish to explore or visit ipswich
great location right next to chantry park; perfect for my morning runs
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10. Quayside apartment overlooking Ipswich Marina

There’s nothing more authentic and unique than staying in Ipswich overlooking its famous Marina Quay. This waterfront apartment will give you a view of this famous spot every single day. It is surrounded by the vibrant quayside and is near value-for-money restaurants, bars, and other shops. The town centre, train and bus stations are also accessible from the property. You may dine in the fully-equipped kitchen. Of course, the highlight is found in the balcony which shows a spectacular view of the port with boats made more beautiful by the sunset.

Stayed at this property?
Suffolk, United Kingdom
4.47 km (2.8 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
70 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with great views
fantastic apartment lovely view of the marina from the balcony spotless and everything was provided for if needed
very nice apartment with best views on ipswich
good views great apartment for a single or a couple exactly as described
wow what a view perfectly sized light and bright apartment overlooking the marina
Cleanliness:
the flat was spotless spacious and very comfortable
great apartment; modern clean and neat
it was spacious for the two of us and very clean
he was very generous with the things in the fridge – and the flat was immaculately clean
great location great views and spotless well-appointed apartment
Host:
andrew is a wonderful host who made us feel right at home
he is a great host and would recommend his place
andrew was a great host very organised and efficient
good facilities and very warm and friendly host
andrew was a great and flexible host ensuring our first visit went without a hitch
Location:
easy walking distance to town centre
fantastic location in ipswich with easy walking distance to shops and town centre
great flat in good location
beautiful apartment in excellent location
the location is lively and close to everything we needed
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11. Central and bijou double room

This single bedroom is part of a house owned by a lively and very accommodating family. They will ensure your stay will be worthwhile by helping you with your itinerary, giving ideas for running routes, and even lending you a bike so you can go around the area. Their house is just 5 minutes away from the main bus station, 20 mins from the train station, and a 3-minute walk away from the town centre. Nightlife is within your reach, too! Local pubs and bars are on nearby sites. Guests can access the dining room and lounge on the ground floor. If you want to use the kitchen, you may arrange for it prior to your arrival for a minimal fee. The other bedrooms are off limits. The hosts are available for a chat, but will definitely respect your privacy. You can comfortably move around like you’re in your own home.

Stayed at this property?
Ipswich, Suffolk, United Kingdom
4.96 km (3.1 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
107 reviews  
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

12. Ipswich basement apartment

This cosy basement apartment is the perfect nest for couples or solo travelers. It is compact but functional and has a separate entrance for your security and privacy. The apartment is clean, organized, and has space-friendly furniture. What you need is what you get. Guests also love the location of this apartment - close to the Ipswich Waterfront and Town Centre, parks, art and cultural hubs, restaurants, and cafes. The host, Erin, is friendly and very accommodating. She definitely knows what any traveler needs.

Stayed at this property?
Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
5.45 km (3.4 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
149 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable and nice furniture
the room is small with low ceilings but it's perfect for a short stay
exactly what it said on the tin - basement apartment with good facilities great value for money
erin is a great host - she communicated well & provided all of the amenities for a comfortable stay
cozy apartment with thoughtful touches/extras
Cleanliness:
very clean comfortable and warm
very nice clean and tidy self-contained basement rooms
warm clean comfortable and homely
it was easily found and warm and clean
the house was really nice and warm clean and tidy
Host:
the host was kind too:)
erin is a lovely host
the host erin was lovely thank you for letting out your home
great to have separate entrance and erin was a fantastic host
very friendly and welcoming hosts
Location:
set in a nice location
the location is great for ipswich town centre & the hospital
lovely basement flat a short walk from the town centre
free parking on street; about a 20 minute walk into town
however this place is ideal if you like to have some privacy
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13. A sunny room in a friendly house

This rental is a Victorian-inspired, newly-renovated house which offers a bright living room with a comfortable double-sized bed. Egyptian cotton sheets and pillowcases are provided. The bedroom is ideal for 2 guests. It has a writing desk and a speedy Wi-Fi connection. You’ll have access to all the areas in the house except the hosts’ bedrooms. There’s a large and chic Victorian-style bathroom (shared) with a slipper bath and a walk-in shower. You can also eat your meals in the communal dining table or just relax in the comfy living room. There is a wide range of books and artwork available for you, as well as a TV. You are free to use the kitchen anytime you want. There’s tea and coffee available as well.

Stayed at this property?
Ipswich, United Kingdom
5.38 km (3.4 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
121 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
homemade porridge and coffee for breakfast were delicious
another very comfortable and enjoyable stay with ian and naomi
the next morning i got a lovely breakfast with home made soda bread
the room is adorable with very thoughtful touches and comfortable bed
the bathroom and kitchen are excellently decorated and really homey
Cleanliness:
place is clean and tidy
lovely clean and bright bedroom
the room was clean and the bed was very comfortable
the house was immaculately clean and tastefully decorated
the room was clean and the bed comfortable
Host:
the hosts are very welcoming and made us feel at home
they were very welcoming and hospitable
lovely place and very friendly hosts
absolutely wonderful hosts as always
wonderful room and delightful hosts
Location:
great central location 10 mins walk to the waterside
it's a good location a short walk into town and near christchurch park
good location if you want to walk in to town
perfect place and so close to town
the room was in a great location very comfortable and cute
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14. Cosy, rustic rural house near coast (from USD 785)

This family-owned property has 6 beds that can accommodate up to 16 guests. All bedrooms have a double bed, wardrobe, and drawer space. There is a spacious lounge where you can hang out with the whole family. It has a TV, a DVD, and an open fire. You can also feel the morning sun by staying on the patio and garden. Or how about a night of stargazing in the conservatory? This Airbnb in Ipswich offers a perfect night under the stars during cloudless days.

If you’re looking for something unique, relaxing, and romantic yet adventurous, this property is for you. It is an hour and a few minutes away by train from London and just 6 miles (9.66 kilometers) to the coast.

More information from the host, Sally:

  • Frinton-on-Sea, Walton-on-the-Naze, and Clacton-on-Sea are exciting seaside destinations, all located just a few miles away.
  • Colchester, nestled 15 miles (24.14 kilometers) from the property, is Britain's first city and a must-visit place for history buffs everywhere.
  • The town center of Thorpe-le-Soken is a short drive from the home. It is generally a tight-knit commune, as dense trees match the number of establishments and residential structures.
Stayed at this property?
Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex, United Kingdom
17.16 km (10.7 mi) from Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park
290 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 14 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was ok for simple internet use and covered all the areas of the house that we used
comfortable and with plenty of space for 13
it is a charming rustic cottage made practicable with a large conservatory joining all rooms together
the rooms were all lovely comfortable and warm
there's lots of space downstairs with a huge (and well-equipt) kitchen a fab conservatory and a lovely living room
Cleanliness:
clean and fresh beds
the rooms were all very clean and the house had everything we needed
as for the house it was a lovely clean home and perfect for a group booking
beautiful clean homely space gorgeous scenery no restrictive rules
the farmhouse is very nice clean and at a good location
Host:
she was kind and considerate
sally was a great host
home from home so helpful excellent stay
fantastic home with an exceptional host
sally was a charming host
Location:
location good for local pubs and short drive to the seaside
a perfect birthday weekend in a lovely location
the location is perfect as it is a 15 minute drive from the beach
sally's house is a perfect location for a great retreat for a good group of friends
perfect location for a get togeher with a big group of friends or family
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Beautifully modern Ipswich

Ipswich is a haven for all kinds of travelers - historians, curious ones, and wanderers who like a taste of modern yet classic neighborhoods. In these properties and other Airbnbs near Ipswich, you’ll find a hint of the past while getting the convenience brought by modern times. Are you ready to take your pick? These houses are waiting for you!

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Carmela Ann Santos is a freelance writer and a licensed teacher from the Philippines. Her top destinations would include any place with a clear view of cloud formations and peaceful waters. She...Read more

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