Getting here

Snape Maltings is located in the village of Snape, Suffolk, 5 miles from Aldeburgh on the Suffolk coast.

Our address is: Snape Maltings, Snape, Suffolk, IP17 1SP

Travel information

By car

From the A12, take the A1094 signposted towards Snape Maltings. Turn right at Snape Church onto the B1069, then continue through the village of Snape before turning left into Snape Maltings (postcode IP17 1SP). There is lots of free parking available on site.

By bike

Trains on the Ipswich to Lowestoft line can accommodate a limited number of bikes free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis. On the London – Norwich intercity train line you will need to book a cycle reservation. Bike hire is available from SaxVelo.

By train

The closest station is Saxmundham (4 miles) which is on the East Suffolk Ipswich - Lowestoft train line.

By bus

Unfortunately, there is currently no bus service to Snape Maltings. However, you can contact CATS (Coastal Accessible Transport Services), which operates an on-demand service in the area.

Find us

Snape Maltings is most easily accessed by road - located five miles inland from Aldeburgh, and approximately 30-40 minutes from Ipswich. Free parking is available on site
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Opening hours

Box Office
Monday-Saturday, 10am-5.30pm
Sunday, 10am-4pm

Monday-Saturday, 10am-5.30pm
Sunday, 10am-4.30pm

Visitor Centre
Monday-Saturday, 10am-5.30pm
Sunday, 10am-4pm

River View Café & Bar
Monday-Saturday, 10am-5pm
Sunday, 10am-4pm

Takeaway Hut
Monday-Sunday, 10am-4pm

River View Restaurant
Re-Opening Soon