Best Western Ipswich Hotel and Spa

Old London Road, Copdock, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP8 3JD, England
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Best Western Ipswich Hotel and Spa

Be our guest in Ipswich.

Best Western Ipswich Hotel and Spa, is set snuggly in its quiet countryside surroundings, but we're also just a stone's throw from the A12 and A14, meaning easy access to all major routes (and just far enough away from the hassle of parking in town). show more

Breakfast is is a self serve buffet. Evening meals must be pre-booked upon check in.
Hotel staff wear PPE and face masks. Guests are asked to wear face masks on arrival and in public areas. NHS check in signage at hotel entrance.
Due to COVID-19 we give guests the choice how frequently they would like their room to be serviced. This information should be provided at check in.
Please note that guests will need to pre-book slots for use of the pool. Please call 0147 320 4604 to arrange a pre-booked slot.
24 Hour Room Service, Bars, Free WIFI, Indoor Pool, Lift to some floors, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Spa Pool
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets accepted
On request, chargable at £10.00 per pet per night.
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out15:00 | 11:00

COVID Safety

We have taken extra steps to ensure your health and safety during your stay at our hotel. Click here for further details

Old London Road, Copdock, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP8 3JD, England
Sat Nav Directions: IP8 3JD
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Restaurants & Bars

Dining & Bars.

The Wolsey is our main restaurant & bar, serving up a big helping of home from home style English cuisine. Choose from our a la carte or table d'hote menus. Our brilliant chefs source the very best local ingredients and all meals are cooked to order. Enjoy.

  • Wolsey Suite
  • Wolsey Bar
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Wolsey Suite

The Wolsey Suite is our main restaurant & bar, serving up a big helping of home from home style English cuisine. Choose from our a la carte or table d'hote menus. Our brilliant chefs source the very best local ingredients and all meals are cooked to order. Enjoy.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 06:30 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary
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Wolsey Bar

Our retro style public bar serves up fabulous food all day long, with Sky TV for the big matches and more. We also offer an enticing sandwich and snack menu.

Opening hours
10:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Weddings

Big or small, we have it all. The events team at the Best Western Ipswich Hotel and Spa are always on hand to help you make all your arrangements before and during the big day itself.

For any enquiries please call Philip Noel on 01473 209988

Registrar

Registry office:
Suffolk County Council
St Peters House, 16 Grimwade St, Ipswich IP4 1LP
0345 6072050

Golf Off Site

Whether you’re dedicating your full getaway to the green or just want to sneak in a few holes in between sightseeing, we’ve got you covered. Just don’t forget to pack your lucky club…

  • Brettvale
  • Fynn Valley

Brettvale

5.8 miles away in Noaks Road, Ipswich

Course information

  • Practice ground golf facilities
  • Putting green golf facilites
  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Park Land

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

70

Distance

5877 Yards

Handicap

Handicap required

Prices

18 holes £20.00
Trolley hire £3.00
Buggy hire £5.00
Tuition £40.00

Fynn Valley

7 miles away in Witnesham Road, Ipswich

Course information

  • Driving range
  • Putting green golf facilites
  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Open Ground

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

70

Distance

6391 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

9 holes £16.00
18 holes £28.00
Trolley hire £2.50
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition £39.50
Driving Range £5.00

Spa & Leisure facilities

Hands up who needs a pamper? We’ll provide the top-notch facilities and relaxing atmosphere, and you just turn up and enjoy. Deal?

  • Spa Facilities
  • Treatments

Spa Facilities

  • No. of treatment rooms: 2

Opening Times

Monday: 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday - Saturday: 09:00 - 20:00
Sunday: 09:00 - 17:00

Treatments

Health & Beauty
From £35.00 / Treatment
Massage
From £38.00 / Treatment
Mind & Body
From £40.00 / Treatment
Facial
30 mins
From£38.00
Manicure
60 mins
From£35.00
Pedicure
60 mins
From£35.00
1 Hour Full Massage
60 mins
From£65.00
30 minute Full Massage
30 mins
From£38.00
Head Massage
30 mins
From£38.00
Flotation Tank
60 mins
From£40.00

Make the most of our leisure facilities and enjoy some down time

Please note that guests will need to pre-book slots for use of the pool. Please call 01473 204604 to arrange a pre-booked slot.

Meetings & Events

Our venue really is the business for meetings and events - as well as smaller gatherings and interviews in an impressive setting.

The eight meeting rooms at Best Western Ipswich Hotel and Spa all offer an array of facilities, with The Suffolk Suite presenting a 'one stop shop' solution for a large banquet or conference being one of the largest venues in East Anglia, catering for up to 500 guests in style as well as comfort.

Available Room Set Ups

The below information shows the capcity of each meeting room based on the room setup type.

Room Name Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Suffolk Suite 600 200 80 35 350
Wolsey Suite 0 0 0 0 120
Constable Suite 90 40 35 40 80
Constable Suite 1 50 30 25 30 30
Constable Suite 2 30 20 15 20 30
Lucas Room 40 16 20 20 30
Portman Room 0 0 0 24 24
Orford Room 20 10 0 12 0

Reviews of Best Western Ipswich Hotel and Spa

Traveller Overview:
3.5 Rating: 846 reviews
Excellent 33%
Very Good 25%
Average 17%
Poor 11%
Terrible 12%
Rating

John G, wrote review 11/04/2022

Strange cancelled booking

Booked a one night stay months in advance only to be phoned up with a month to go to tell me booking has been cancelled leading to a load of wedding guests needing a last minute booking. The whole exp... more

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KarenC7654, wrote review 12/02/2022

Any bookings before 4th April 2022 are cancelled least I will let you know, clearly the hotel can’t manage it !

Booked the hotel a few months back, due to go on Thursday 17th February 2021 today if the Saturday 12th February, this hotel knows it is closed for bookings until the 4th April due to a government con... more

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sach1978, wrote review 06/01/2022

Shocking service!

Had multiple bookings for Feb and March for both spa and hotel which was booked in November last year. Both bookings for birthday surprises, one of these is for an 18th Birthday present next week. R... more

Owner Response
Kate Sewell, General Manager at Best Western Ipswich Hotel, responded to this review
Dear sach1978 I apologise for the late notice in cancelling your bookings unfortunately this was unavoidable Kind regards Kate Sewell General Manager
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230271, wrote review 06/01/2022

Disappointed!

Booked an afternoon tea & a spa afternoon to find out it had been cancelled as the hotel have taken on a bigger contract. Was left a voice message stating I could receive a refund or rebook but after... more

Owner Response
Kate Sewell, General Manager at Best Western Ipswich Hotel, responded to this review
Dear 230271 I apologise that your booking was cancelled at short notice but this was unavoidable. Kind regards Kate Sewell General Manager
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Savvytraverller402, wrote review 04/01/2022

Book your spa break elsewhere.

Booked a 2 night spa break, the spa was closed when we first got there. 2nd day we spent a bit of time in the spa in the morning but explored the area. We were then intending on spending all the next ... more