The Brudenell Hotel in Aldeburgh boasts a stunning seafront location on some of the finest coastline in the UK. Privately-owned, it typifies all the elements of a luxury four-star seaside hotel. With 44 stunning bedrooms, many with beautiful sea and country views, and a fabulous AA two rosette restaurant with panoramic sea views, The Brudenell is a must for anyone coming to the beautiful county of Suffolk.  Tel: 01728 452071, email  website

The Wentworth Hotel An independently-owned country house hotel overlooking the sea. 35 bedrooms, many with sea views. Elegant and comfortable lounges with open fires, antique furniture and paintings. Sunken terrace garden in which morning coffee, bar lunches and afternoon teas are served. Restaurant awarded 2 AA Rosettes. Private car parking. Always open to non-residents Tel: 01728 452312  email  website

The White Lion Hotel is a stunning beachfront hotel in Aldeburgh which prides itself on its relaxed and informal atmosphere, where the emphasis is on comfort, fantastic food and outstanding hospitality. Seasonally-inspired menus are served in the vibrant setting of the Bar & Brasserie, with produce sourced locally from the land and sea. Open for morning coffee, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner.  Tel: 01728 452720 email  website

The Crown and Castle, Orford 10 minutes drive from the concert hall at Snape. 21 en-suite bedrooms offer either distant sea views or semi-private garden terraces. The lively, highly rated Trinity restaurant offers pre-concert dinners (local fish & shellfish a speciality). Tel: 01394 450205 email  website

Thorpeness Golf Club & Hotel is a short drive from Aldeburgh, positioned between the Meare and its heathland golf course. The hotel itself has 36 comfortable ensuite bedrooms. Ogilvie’s Grill House restaurant within the hotel serves stunning grill classics specialising in steaks sourced from the local butchers. Tel: 01728 452176  email  website  

Ufford Park Hotel is located in 120 acres of parkland close to Woodbridge and less than 10 miles from Snape. Offering The Park Restaurant, Thermal Suite Spa and an award-winning Golf Course. Tel: 01394 383555, email  website

The Westleton Crown A traditional Suffolk coaching inn nestled between Southwold and Aldeburgh, offering guests 34 fabulous bedrooms and an AA two Rosette restaurant whose seasonal food and drinks menu celebrates the best of the region’s provenance.  Tel: 01728 648777 email  website