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Best Western Gatehouse Hotel.

Ideally located in Ipswich.

The Best Western Gatehouse Hotel is a charming and secluded country house retreat on the outskirts of Ipswich. A real hidden gem, built in the Regency style, the hotel offers peace and tranquillity in over three acres of beautiful, mature gardens.

A small yet perfectly formed hotel, our home away from home is perfectly placed to offer a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. The surrounding conservation area certainly adds to the air of relaxation! On the edge of town, the Best Western Gatehouse Hotel is ideal for a weekend getaway in the heart of Suffolk.

The small, friendly nature of the hotel, with its extensive gardens, also offers the perfect venue for those guests wanting to stage intimate weddings or private celebrations!

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Location

799 Old Norwich Road
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP1 6LH
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6264*
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Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, 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

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Chef Frankie Manners

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Gatehouse Restaurant

Come in, make yourself at home. The relaxed and sociable atmosphere in our restaurant inspires our Chef to create dishes full of flair and imagination - not to mention award-winning flavour!

Opening hours

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

Weddings

This beautiful hideaway hotel is set in 4 acres of gardens and is perfect for the smaller wedding.

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Wedding service and reception venue

However you want to celebrate your big day, we'll help you arrange the entertainment. You can even provide your own if you prefer!

Catering

We'll cater for up to 50 guests, with fine dining and a number of buffet options on the menu!

Registrar

Registry office:





For any enquiries please call Heather Billing on 01473 741897

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: A14, J53, 2.00 miles
Nearest train station: Ipswich, 4.00 miles
Nearest airport: London Stansted, 40.00 miles
Free parking on site (20 spaces)
On site disabled parking (1 spaces)

Address
799 Old Norwich Road
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP1 6LH
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Ipswich Football Club (2 miles)

  • Ipswich Speedway stadium (3 miles)

  • Norwich Football club (30 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Christchurch park and mansion (2 miles)

  • Ipswich waterfront development (3 miles)

  • Ipswich museum (2 miles)

  • Suffolk ski slope (4 miles)

  • Aldeburgh Suffolk coastal town (28 miles)

Shopping

  • Ipswich Shopping Centre (3 miles)

  • Bury St Edmunds (25 miles)

  • Norwich (30 miles)

Our meeting room is situated in the grounds of the hotel. It's suitable for small boardroom style meetings, so you and your colleagues are more than welcome to join us here in Ipswich.




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 168 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 52
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Rating: 1 4
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Disappointing

20/04/2017 LaCoquillette14, Guernsey, United Kingdom

From the outside, the venue is lovely. The reception and restaurant/bar looked quaint. My room was small but I didn't need any bigger as I was on my own. However the bathroom was a massive downer. The... more

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Out of the way, incidental convenience

18/04/2017 Alexandra C, London, United Kingdom

BOOKING: (source, service, experience) Recommended as a close accommodation location to a wedding venue at which I would be a guest. As the only nearby chain, it was an automatic choice. Originally ... more

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Good size room and friendly staff

17/04/2017 TaniaNwmn, Bristol

We stayed in a deluxe double room. We had a friendly welcome and the room was a good size. Bed was comfy. The only downside was the bathroom. The toilet cistern dripped loudly overnight and in the mor... more

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The staff here are very approachable, friendly and helpful.

08/04/2017 D C, Cambridge, United Kingdom

This was a very comfortable hotel in a really useful location. The staff were great, welcoming, friendly and helpful. Our room was very well appointed and well kept. I have had more comfortable beds. ... more

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Gatehouse Restaurant Revisited

05/03/2017 Tim M, London, United Kingdom

This hotel is in a nice quiet position and has a large car park behind the property. It is an interesting mixture of architectural styles but maintains it's essentially Regency feel both inside and ou... more