Local Area

Surrounded by stunning scenery that incorporates a coastline of sand and pebble beaches and miles of beautiful heathland, Mells Hamlet Retreat finds itself a short distance from some of the best natural landscapes that East Anglia has to offer.

Eat and Drink

Whether you are looking for a small refreshment or a 5-course meal, you will love the quality of award-winning restaurants and local-brewer Adnams-owned public houses, allowing you to discover delicious food and drink, sourced from local farms.

Places to Visit

With a vast amount of National Trust and local historical sites close to Mells Hamlet Retreat, you can explore the miles of coastal footpaths one day and find yourself captivated by medieval castles the next. Invigorating walks and copiousness opportunities for birdwatching can be found in most locations and for those looking for more relaxing activities, you can also discover superb art galleries and glorious concert halls.

Places to Shop

From Aldeburgh’s seemingly endless high street to Southwold’s welcoming boutique shops, you will find an abundance of purchasing options. Award winning independent bakeries, gift shops and delightful delicatessens await you as well as family owned fish and chip shops, on-site made ice cream and grocery stores with an emphasis on local produce.