We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Sutherland House Hotel & Restaurant

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Sutherland House Hotel & Restaurant
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

757 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 756: English reviews
Start your review of Sutherland House Hotel & Restaurant
 Click to rate
London
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked this hotel for a two night mid week stay with my husband. We were treated to a free upgrade and weren't disappointed at all. The room was lovely with a good tea and coffee making facilities with a good selection of tea and freshly ground coffee with either shortbread or truffles. The bathroom was sumptuous with a huge bath....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank MrRuffkin
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went as a group of 4 having looked for a good option locally on TripAdvisor and all felt the food was exceptional quality with beautiful flavours. I particularly loved the scallops with black pudding and roast pork accompanied by fantastic purees. All the food served at our table and others was well presented and all the empty plates spoke...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Claire R
Kelvedon, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here on 20th March for my husband's birthday. We had also booked two further rooms for family to celebrate. The rooms were all lovely and the beds probably the best we have ever slept in. Breakfast was all good with lots of choice. All of our party were quite surprised and shocked to hear another woman complain about...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ClareSimpson24
Harpenden
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visited Sutherland House Restaurant on our first evening in Southwold. Food was great - have never tasted scallops and black pudding so good! Local English white wine was amazing too (Giffords Hall). Great atmosphere & decor too. Very good service & friendly host. Would definitely recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Penny L
Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Southwold last week and decided to treat ourselves to special lunch. We saw Sutherland House with all it's stars and walked in. A warm greeting and shown to a table, we were given a leather bound wine list, and a lunch menu on a rather flimsy scrap of paper. We were rather taken aback! A few uninteresting starters and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Stephen B
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love Southwold and wanted to stay somewhere special and near to all the amenities. Sutherland House Hotel ticked all the boxes. We stayed in the Earl of Sandwich room which was lovely. The big wow moment was seeing the bath ! Although be warned it takes about 40 mins to fill. The owners were really welcoming. The breakfast superb...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rebecca M
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first stay at the Sutherland and we loved it, everything was just perfect for us. The staff were just lovely, very friendly and accommodating. The restuarant is a must, absolutely delicious. Location perfect, only a short walk to the shops and sea. I will be recommending this hotel to friends and family and hope to make another...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank sac0e
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed last weekend some six years after our last visit. This time we took the second floor suite - obviously going up in the world. Sometimes you don't want to return to somewhere special in case it doesn't live up to the memories but Sutherland House was just as good the second time. Quirky and old fashioned in a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank KCandJC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for the one night in their garden room.Lovely Room,massive bed,quality furnishings and fittings.Room has its own little private garden which is a nice touch.Dined in Restaurant for evening meal.Very good quality food and great attentive service without being intrusive.Again the breakfast was excellent quality. You can see why Sutherland House has won so many awards.Andy and his Staff...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Grizser
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having had several enjoyable stays here in the past we booked a short break in the recently opened garden room, and were not disappointed. The room is comfortable, well equipped and tastefully decorated. The lighting is excellent - often hotel rooms have wall lights only, but residents in the garden room have the choice of wall lights and/or ceiling lights....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LeithBeth

96 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (86)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (19)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (11)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (39)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (10)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Southwold
1.3 km away
Randolph Hotel
Randolph Hotel
#1 of 4 in Southwold
314 reviews
0.1 km away
The Crown
The Crown
#3 of 4 in Southwold
380 reviews
0.4 km away
Blyth Hotel
Blyth Hotel
#4 of 4 in Southwold
750 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 km away
The Swan Hotel
The Swan Hotel
#2 of 4 in Southwold
598 reviews
6.4 km away
The Ship at Dunwich
The Ship at Dunwich
#1 of 1 in Dunwich
644 reviews
20.6 km away
The Brudenell Hotel
The Brudenell Hotel
#2 of 4 in Aldeburgh
954 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A boutique hotel set in a medieval building in the beautiful seaside town of Southwold. Included in THE TIMES; 30 coolest hotels on the coast. April 2016 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sutherland House Hotel & Restaurant

Address: 56 High Street, Southwold IP18 6DN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Southwold
Price Range: $149 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sutherland House Hotel & Restaurant 5*
Number of rooms: 3
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Booking.com, Agoda, Travelocity and Expedia so you can book your Sutherland House Hotel & Restaurant reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sutherland House Hotel And Restaurant
Sutherland Hotel Southwold
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Sutherland House Hotel & Restaurant staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Essex, United Kingdom
2 months ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Sutherland House Hotel & Restaurant staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Suite is lovely especially if you want to have a separate room to sit and watch tv, etc. But all the rooms are fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles ClareSimpson24, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Earl of Sandwich room is lovely however you can hear the occupants walking around - creaking floorboards! Not a problem though.”
 of 5 bubbles 687rebeccam, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Duke of York room was very spacious”
 of 5 bubbles sac0e, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Garden Room has its own small private courtyard with seating”
 of 5 bubbles LeithBeth, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“they are all good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles saraburge4, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
5 of 5