Best Western Priory Hotel

Mildenhall Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP32 6EH, England
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Best Western Priory Hotel

Best Western Priory Hotel.

** Full risk assessment in place with constant review and retraining. Screens, social distancing and sanitising stations are all in place. **

Be our guest in Bury St Edmunds.

Best Western Priory Hotel in Bury St Edmunds, Su
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Hot Breakfast is via Room Service only, compliant with Government Guideline, available after 7am. Grab and Go Breakfast is also available. Please order before 9pm the night prior to. Dinner is also via Room Service only available from 6pm to 9pm.
Hotel staff wear PPE and face masks.
Rooms are generally maintained daily during the guests stay. This information should be provided at check in, pre-arrival email and in the guest information folder.
Breakfast is served as a buffet or table service, hand sanitiser, wipes and screens are in use. No pre-booking required for breakfast.
Evening meals are table service only, we do encouraged guest to pre-book, but we do have a large restaurant with large outdoor terrace.
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, No Lift
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets accepted
Pets in garden rooms only. £10 per dog per night.
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out14:00 | 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

Mildenhall Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP32 6EH, England
What 3 Words: leathers.bead.ourselves

Restaurants & Bars

Good food and drink are essential ingredients for any getaway and our hotel restaurants and bars don’t disappoint. From brekkies that leave you raring to go, to evening meals with the wow factor we’ve got all your culinary needs covered. Tuck in.

Chef Matthew Cooke

  • Garden Room Restaurant
  • Terrace Bar

Garden Room Restaurant

Our new Garden Room restaurant can cater to up to 100 people, perfect for all events and functions. With direct access into our walled garden our guests can enjoy the wide open space for BBQs and photos.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07.00 - 09.30
Lunch: 12.00 - 14.00
Dinner: 19.00 - 21.30
Weekend times may vary

Terrace Bar

Relaxing and casual, our lounge is the perfect place for a pint! We serve local beer from Greene King, so you can get a true taste of East Anglia.

Opening hours
Weekend times may vary


Quietly hidden behind the historic walls of an old priory, our hotel is an idyllic venue for weddings. The standards of service are second to none too, so from the ceremony, menus, wines, flowers and photography to your departure from the hotel as a married couple, we'll take care of everything and everyone!

  • Wedding Service & Reception Venue
  • Catering
  • Registrar

For any enquiries please call Kim David or Jade Callis on 01284 766181

Wedding service and reception venue

We can offer you exclusive use of the hotel! Just think, from the moment you arrive to the moment you leave, the whole hotel, its facilities, the grounds and every member of staff will be all yours!


Our Head Chef will be happy to discuss your menu requirements for your big day. All our menus are produced with the finest local produce and best quality ingredients!


Registry office:
Bury St Edmunds
St Margarets, 7 The Churchyard, Suffolk, IP33 1RX
01284 741221

Additional Information

Complimentary Honeymoon Suite - for those celebrating their ceremony & reception with us.
Complimentary place cards & table plan
Complimentary anniversary dinner - when booked in conjunction with an overnight stay, at special reduced rates

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…

  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Suffolk

Bury St Edmunds

2.2 miles away in Bury St Edmunds

Course information

  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type


Off Site






6675 Yards


No handicap required


18 holes £40.00


2.00 miles away in Bury St Edmunds

Course information

  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type


Off Site





0 Yards


No handicap required


Meetings & Events

Our hotel provides an ideal getaway from the non-stop office life, and can accommodate a wide variety of corporate events including residential meetings, conferences, product launches and exhibitions....

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

Our hotel provides an ideal getaway from the non-stop office life, and can accommodate a wide variety of corporate events including residential meetings, conferences, product launches and exhibitions. All of our meeting rooms have natural daylight, with several enjoying views of the gardens!

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Classroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape
Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Babwell 24 8 10 10 12

Reviews of Best Western Priory Hotel

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 799 reviews
Excellent 34%
Very Good 30%
Average 18%
Poor 10%
Terrible 6%

A3172WZpeterb, wrote review 20/09/2021

Afternoon tea

Lovely staff hotel in excellent easy access to Bury st Edmunds …food very good ,and although near traffic very quiet …would well recommend ….One of the best afternoon teas we have had served by a smil... more


jackiebowles, wrote review 19/09/2021

Celebration 18th September 2021

After many delays over these last eighteen months, we finally got the chance to celebrate our wedding/anniversary all thanks to the manager Frank who planned, co-ordinated and organised the venue even... more


Norma C, wrote review 18/09/2021

Highly recommend this hotel

Good value hotel and we were very thankful to be offered breakfast as an upgrade, which we accepted and were very glad we did. The breakfast was excellent. The grounds are very attractive and meals ca... more


Malcolm-Sally, wrote review 17/09/2021


We selected this hotel as we are keen members of the National Trust and this hotel was ideally situated to enable us to visit several NT properties within our stay. From the moment we arrived we were ... more


Brenda H, wrote review 12/09/2021

food and service terrible

Having stayed at the hotel before | was looking forward to a further visit, I will admit as it was so hot we did not have breakfast previously. Now for my current visit, booking in was Ok and we had t... more


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