A true historical gem with something to offer for everyone
One of Suffolk’s prettiest villages, Orford is a true historical gem with something to offer for everyone. Orford Castle is a fascinating discovery, one of England’s most complete and unusual keeps. The unique polygonal tower stands besides the pretty town and former port, which Henry II also developed here. Explore the maze of the passages, view the hall display or embark on a historical journey around the castle.
Along the coastline, Orford Lighthouse can be found arguable one of the most iconic buildings along the Suffolk coast. Seen from miles around, it has for centuries guided sailors safely into the shores. Holding magic and nostalgia that appeals to us all, the remote unspoilt lighthouse reaches high into the Suffolk sky. Orford offers a fantastic array of eateries- there is something for everyone.