For those with leisure interests in mind, the area abounds with opportunities such as Dunwich Cliff Nature Reserve, to the south of which is the Internationally renowned RPSB Minsmere Bird Sanctuary.

For music lovers the Snape Maltings Concert Hall offers a wide variety of performances taking place throughout the year. The unspoiled seaside towns of Aldeburgh and Southwold are delightful places to visit and are 8 miles and 10 miles respectively. Halesworth is a charming market town within easy reach and offers lots of shopping. It is equally accessable to the attractions that lie further inland, such as the Otter Trust at Earsham, Framlingham Castle, the Norfolk Broads and a host of magnificent churches to be discovered amids the beautiful country side.

For ramblers, horseriders and cyclists, there are numerous paths and bridleways to be enjoyed in Dunwich Forest and the immediate surrounding area. Darsham Cycling Centre is only a half mile away, where all types of bicycles can be hired.

For golfers there are first class golf courses in nearby Halesworth, Aldeburgh and Thorpeness.

For sailors the rivers Alde and Ore combine some of the prettiest sailing waters on the east cost.