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Best Western Claydon Country House Hotel.

Enjoy an idyllic break near Ipswich

The Best Western Claydon Country House Hotel is handily situated off the A14 and only 5 miles West of Ipswich town centre. A spacious country house hotel, it offers rural character as well as modern convenience. That makes it the perfect venue for business trips and stop-overs! Small enough to ensure individual attention, yet spacious enough for a comfortable stay, this smart hotel is a real gem. A Victorian style dining room and picturesque gardens only add to the appeal!Excellent road links to Norwich, Colchester and Cambridge make the hotel a great place to do business. You'll have everything you need onsite, and you'll never be far from the areas many recreational attractions.

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Location

16-18 Ipswich Road
Claydon
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP6 0AR
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6151*
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Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Chef Frankie Manners

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Crystal Room

Our restaurant is a delightful combination of traditional and modern styles, our cooking reflects British trends and has a European influence acknowledging the passing seasons.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:00
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 19:00 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary
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Main Bar

Our residents bar is a welcoming informal area which borders onto the conservatory. Perfect for taking a break or relaxing after a days meeting or networking!

Opening hours

07:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Fynn Valley

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 0 Yards
No handicap required

Location

5.00 miles away in Witnesham, Ipswich

Prices

9 holes Yes

Weddings

If you're looking for the perfect wedding venue, the Best Western Claydon Country House Hotel is the one. Whether youre planning a traditional reception or a civil service, you'll have a team of experts to help you every step of the way.

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Wedding service and reception venue

We have a number of contacts, from DJs to live bands, which must be music to your ears! Whatever you want us to organise, we'll make sure your evening entertainment gets a great reception.

Catering

We'll give you plenty of food for thought when the time comes to choose your wedding food. From simple buffets to AA Rosette standard 3 course meals, we can cater for up to 120 without compromising on quality!

Honeymoon Suite

After your vows, it's time for the wows! Our exquisite, newly refurbished honeymoon suite with canopy bed and large flat screen TV is the perfect place to spend your special night.

Registrar

Registry office:
Gipping & Hartismere Register Office
Milton House, Milton Road South, Stowmarket, IP14
01449 612054




Get in touch with Heather Billing on 01473 830382

For any enquiries please call Heather Billing on 01473 830382

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type IP6 0AR

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Nearest motorway: A14, J52, 0.20 miles
Nearest train station: Ipswich, 5.00 miles
Nearest airport: London Stansted, 52.00 miles
Free parking on site (80 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Address
16-18 Ipswich Road
Claydon
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP6 0AR
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Ipswich Football Club (5 miles)

  • Ipswich Speedway (5 miles)

  • Newmarket race course (40 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Suffolk water park (2 miles)

  • Christchurch park and Mansion (5 miles)

  • Museum of East Anglian Life (8 miles)

  • Suffolk Owl Sanctuary (5 miles)

  • Icksworth House & Abbey Gardens -Bury St Edmunds (20 miles)

Shopping

  • Ipswich Shopping Centre (5 miles)

  • Norwich Shopping Centre (25 miles)

  • Bury St Edmunds (20 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Most of our guests are here on business. However, our meeting rooms and conference suites make working out of office a real pleasure!

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Crystal Room 1 30 30 20 24 20
Crystal Room 2 30 30 20 24 20
Gipping Valley Suite 1 100 30 40 40 100
Oak Room 25 15 20 20 20
Gipping Valley Suite 2 30 16 16 16 20
Gipping Full Suite 130 40 40 40 100
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 205 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 83
Rating: 4 69
Rating: 3 40
Rating: 2 10
Rating: 1 3
Rating

Clayon best western oustanding

19/01/2016 slimjesus, Folkestone, United Kingdom

Outstanding service especially from the manager David, stayed here over 1 month, would not to hesitate to come back. The food is superb along side the complimentary prices. The staff are friendly and ... more

Owner Response
BWClaydonHotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel and for your very positive feedback, we are delighted you enjoyed your time here and hope that you will return in the future. Kind regards Heather Billing Operations Manager - Claydon and Gatehouse Hotels.
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Some of the best food in Suffolk

20/12/2015 ann w, Ipswich, United Kingdom

I live in Claydon and have on several occasions visited the hotel restaurant. The food is the best in the area. Always well presented with a great taste. Prices are reasonable. The service is always g... more

Owner Response
BWGatehouse, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your comments, we are delighted you enjoy your visits to the restaurant and hope you will continue to support us in the future. kind regards Heather Billing Operations Manager - Claydon and Gatehouse Hotels
Rating

An ideal location for those needing accommodation near Ipswich.

14/12/2015 Magster433547, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom

From the moment I chose to investigate the Claydon Country House Hotel and make a reservation to the moment I checked out after staying 2 nights, the staff were brilliant. The reservation process was... more

Owner Response
BWGatehouse, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to review our Claydon hotel, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope you will use our services again in the future. Kind regards Heather Billing Operations Manager Claydon Country House and the Gatehouse hotels/
Rating

Clean and very comfortable

11/12/2015 Catherine P, Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom

I stayed here for 2 nights on a work trip. Lovely hotel, spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The bed was huge! Only do was that we had to wait ages for breakfast and we were in a rush. However, bre... more

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Christmas get together

03/12/2015 malcolm w, Ipswich, United Kingdom

My first Christmas meal this year was at this hotel with my wife and 46 friends who either belong to the Bixley Ramblers or are friends of. To a person all our meals were very good and the service ex... more

Owner Response
BWClaydonHotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for this lovely review, we are delighted you enjoyed your event and look forward to welcoming you back next year. Kind regards Heather Billing Operations Manager