Independent Co-Educational Day & Boarding School for Ages 2 - 18. The Best of British Boarding by the Sea.

Our Location

Saint Felix School is set in 75 acres of safe and secure grounds in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within walking distance of Southwold, located on the Suffolk Heritage Coast. 

Southwold is renowned as one of the UK's favourite seaside towns. Miles of coastal, heaths and countryside walks surround the town along with nature reserves including RSPB Minsmere, while the bustling city of Norwich is less than one hour away. 

With its sandy beach and beach hut-lined promenade, Southwold offers a wonderful environment for holidays and weekends away, as well as a vibrant market town atmosphere. 

This picturesque seaside town is the perfect year-round destination. The town has a thriving arts scene including concerts, literary and art festivals, theatre productions and its own independent cinema as well as a bustling high street packed with independent shops, public houses and restaurants. Food and drink are an integral part of the Southwold experience. 

The town centre is within easy walking distance of the school, offering a convenient base for parents visiting their children at Saint Felix, with an array of restaurants, hotels and holiday rental cottages.  

East Anglia is one of the UK's most popular tourist destinations and Southwold is close to many other attractions across the region. Visit The Suffolk CoastVisit Suffolk or Visit Norfolk for more information. 

Nearest stations: Darsham (DSM) - 8 mile away with frequent trains to London Liverpool Street (2hrs 15 minutes)
Nearest city: Norwich (approx 31 miles to the centre, 1 hour)
Nearest airports: Norwich (38 miles 1hr 10 minutes) Stansted (85 miles, 1hr 15 minutes) Gatwick (135 miles, 2hrs 35 minutes) Heathrow (145 miles, 2hrs 45 minutes)
Main road routes: M25, A12