From the broad itself, boat hire is available, as well as river trips, speed boat racing and the opportunity to sit and watch the waterborne world go by. The Barnacle is very well placed to visit the many attractions in the area, including beaches at Lowestoft, which is just 2 miles, or family fun at Pleasurewood Hills theme park. Southwold, with its popular summer theatre, pier and famous Adnams beer, Aldeburgh, Dunwich, RSPB Minsmere, the lovely Suffolk coastline and pretty market towns are all within an easy drive. The train station is within walking distance of the property, so why not hop on the train and spend the day in the medieval city of Norwich, with its castle, cathedral, museums, fine shopping and restaurants. Beach 2 mile. Shop, pub and restaurant 1/4 mile.