Suffolk is truly one of the most stunning parts of the UK. With beautiful coastlines, stunning scenery and an array of tourist attractions to show off our rich heritage, there really is something for everyone. Thanks to our wide range of accessible holiday cottages we have a lot of visitors with varying physical abilities who are keen to get out and explore what our county has to offer. Here are just a few of our recommendations of places to visit which are easily accessible to everyone … Continue reading Accessible Farm Stays – Get Out & About During your Suffolk Holiday
Things to do in Suffolk
Business Accommodation with a difference Suffolk farm accommodation isn't just a chance to sit back and relax. They can also be a fantastic option for those travelling to the Ipswich area on business. Located just 15 mins away from Ipswich train station, our cottages are an affordable yet homely alternative to traditional hotel rooms or B&Bs and can offer weary travellers a peaceful retreat to switch off from the stresses of corporate life. Being somewhat 'out in the sticks' doesn’t … Continue reading Getting to down to business in the heart of Suffolk
Suffolk isn’t just about stunning scenery, fish and chips and a famous football club. It’s also home to some big star names and the set of some of your favourite TV and movie moments. Here are just a few of the famous faces and places that you might like to visit on your next Suffolk farm holiday... We watch the sunset over the castle on the hill OK, we’re not just singing Ed Sheehan for the sake of it – our local superstar has literally put Framlingham on the world-wide map! Thanks to his … Continue reading Visiting Suffolk’s Hall of Fame – putting a place to the name
Leave your pre-wedding jitters behind... It’s a known fact that wedding planning can turn even the most relaxed of brides into a nervous wreck! That’s why Damerons Farm is the perfect location for a relaxing Suffolk farm break in the lead up to your nuptials. Whether you are getting married in the centre of Ipswich or hosting your wedding reception locally (perhaps you’ve chosen our neighbours at Manor Farm?), our easily accessible and relaxing surroundings make us the perfect base for … Continue reading Wedding Breaks at our Suffolk Farm
Whilst you may be visiting the farm to enjoy a relaxing break away from the hustle and bustle of city life, Suffolk is full of family attractions which are sure to entertain the kids this summer. With activities ranging from classic car fairs and steam museums through to theme parks, fun runs and falconry fairs, you really will be spoilt for choice... Fun for all the family... Suffolk is a great place to relax with the kids – thanks to our beautiful beaches, nature trails and parks, there … Continue reading Suffolk Family Attractions to Enjoy this Summer
Ah the British Summer! It's a fact that as soon as there is the slightest hint of sunshine, us Brits will immediately fire up our barbecues. Whether you have a traditional coal barbie or a gas-powered variation, there is something undeniably British about the smell of burgers, the sizzle of the sausages and the sound of drinks being poured as family and friends gather round for a relaxing afternoon of good food and great company. At Damerons Farm Cottages, we know the humble barbecue can … Continue reading It’s BBQ season at Damerons Farm!
If you’ve read our blogs, you’ll know how much we love our local food and drinks. From stunning Suffolk pork through to delicious farmhouse cheeses (not to mention our world-renowned beers, ciders and fruit juices), our county really does have something for every taste bud. Over the next few months Suffolk is showcasing some of its best local produce, so if you’re looking for something to do on your next farm holiday, why not visit some of the upcoming food fairs? We’re sure you’ll come … Continue reading Local Suffolk Food and Drink festivals
A trip to Suffolk isn’t complete without tasting some of the amazing local produce that our county has to offer. Whether you are looking for some delicious Suffolk Pork sausages (and we would definitely recommend a trip to the Swiss Farm Butchery in nearby Ashbocking), or you want to sample some of our finest farmhouse cheeses, there is definitely something for everyone here! To browse the best of the county’s local produce, it’s definitely worth visiting the Suffolk Food Hall in … Continue reading Feeling hungry? Sample Suffolk’s best local produce!
Just like in many places across the UK, cycling in Suffolk became even more popular after the 2012 Olympics. Luckily the whole county is criss-crossed with wonderful cycling trails, routes and off-road tracks through woodlands and reserves, so it's easy to get out and about on two wheels. We've listed a few popular cycling routes that we know of, along with a couple of places locally where you can hire bicycles for a few hours and explore. Cycle through the heart of Suffolk The Heart of … Continue reading Get on your bike – cycling trails & routes in Suffolk
It doesn't matter how old you are, animals will always hold a special place in many of our hearts. It's no surprise then that some of the questions we get asked the most are related to where to find the best local wildlife, where the nearest zoo is and where the kids can get up close to their favourite farmyard animals? As well as our four legged friends here at Damerons Farm, including the dogs, geese, chickens and Shetland pony, there are no end of places you can visit for the day to get an … Continue reading Get Wild at Suffolk’s Zoos, Farm Parks and Nature Reserves