Sketch of Gavelcroft Bed and Breakfast, Holton

Holton, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8LY

01986 873117

Gavelcroft is a Grade II listed 16th Century farmhouse, set in its own extensive grounds of garden and apple orchard, a short distance from the small market town of Halesworth and six miles from Southwold on the unspoilt Suffolk Heritage coast.

Gavelcroft derives its name from the Dutch for 'gabled croft', and the Dutch gable-ends and dormers remain today. Sarah and Mike Hart have lived here since 1987, Sarah a former speech therapist and Mike a retired professional double bass player.

The accommodation comprises:

  • Twin Bedroom, at ground floor level, with its own entrance to the garden, en suite (large shower) easy chairs, tea and coffee facilties and colour TV. Views onto the garden and orchard.
  • Large Double/ Family Room. On the first floor with en suite bathroom, easy chairs, colour TV, tea and coffee facilties and views over the large garden, the orchard and the farmland beyond. This room also has its own entrance from the garden.
  • Both rooms are:
    • self-contained,
    • comfortably furnished,
    • fully heated,
    • have a small fridge for guests' use.
    • each room has lovely views over the garden and farmland beyond
  • No smoking in the house
  • Sorry no pets
2018 Tariff
from £75 per night (double occupation)
from £80 one night only  (double occupation)
from £45 per person (single occupancy)
Reductions for children sharing adults' room

SatNav Reference
IP19 8LY

To Book please ring Sarah or Mike Hart on:

01986 873117

or email

Gavelcroft, looking across from the orchard
First floor Family Room, Gavelcroft, Holton
Guests' Dining Room at Gavelcroft, Holton
Ground floor Twin Bedroom, Gavelcroft, Holton