Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Lowestoft

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of Lowestoft. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the beaches, theme park and lake. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Lowestoft

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lowestoft a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dip Farm Pitch and Putt (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Pleasurewood Hills (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Africa Alive! (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Gorleston Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Fritton Lake Outdoor Centre (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • The Pleasure Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Lowestoft

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 22°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lowestoft

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lowestoft. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carlton Marshes Nature Reserve (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Somerleyton Hall and Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Henstead Exotic Gardens (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Fritton Lake Country Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Gorleston Beach (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • North Beach (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lowestoft

The nearest airport is in Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), located 24 mi (38.7 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Lowestoft Station, Oulton Broad North Station and Oulton Broad South Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay near Lowestoft?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 975 holiday rentals near Lowestoft. From 522 Houses to 114 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lowestoft for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lowestoft?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Lowestoft. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Somerleyton Hall and Gardens: 1,596 holiday rentals
  • The Marina Theatre: 1,282 holiday rentals
  • Pleasurewood Hills: 1,314 holiday rentals
  • The Seagull Theatre: 1,339 holiday rentals
  • Lowestoft Maritime Museum: 1,301 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lowestoft listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lowestoft?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 522 Houses in Lowestoft. Our other popular types of Lowestoft holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 114 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 67 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 114 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lowestoft?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 218 holiday homes with pool available in Lowestoft. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.