Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Orford

Enjoy the churches and other features of Orford. Renowned for its bird watching, seaside and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Orford

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Orford a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aldeburgh Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Rendlesham Forest Centre (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Thorpeness Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Congo Rapids Lost World Adventure Golf (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Ufford Park Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • St. Audry's Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Orford

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Orford is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Orford Castle (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Orford Ness National Nature Reserve (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Rendlesham Forest Centre (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • RSPB Minsmere (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Dunwich Heath and Beach (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Felixstowe Seafront Gardens (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)

Where to stay around Orford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 567 holiday lettings near Orford. From 91 Bungalows to 400 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Orford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Orford?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Orford. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • St. Bartholomew's Church: 1,225 holiday lettings
  • Orford Castle: 1,251 holiday lettings
  • Dunwich Heath: 1,444 holiday lettings
  • Southwold Beach: 1,460 holiday lettings
  • Beacon Hill Fort: 624 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Orford listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Bungalows in Orford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 91 Bungalows in Orford. Our other popular types of Orford holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 400 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 91 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 61 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Orford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Orford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.