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.

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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 Classic garden rooms. £10 per dog p.n.
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

Mildenhall Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP32 6EH, England
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Restaurants & Bars

Delicious food in a gorgeous restaurant

Our food has earned rave reviews from both guests and AA judges!

Chef Thomas Theobold

  • Garden Room Restaurant
  • Terrace Bar

Our food has earned rave reviews from both guests and AA judges!

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
10.00-00.30
Weekend times may vary

Weddings

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!

For any enquiries please call Frank Queen or keturah Sesstein on 01284 766181

Registrar

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

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

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

72

Distance

6675 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

18 holes £40.00

Suffolk

2.00 miles away in Bury St Edmunds

Course information

  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

Distance

0 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

Meetings & Events

Hosting a meeting, conference or event? Join us at Best Western Priory Hotel.

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

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

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

Reviews of Best Western Priory Hotel

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 833 reviews
Excellent 34%
Very Good 30%
Average 17%
Poor 11%
Terrible 6%
Rating

kas01uk, wrote review 16/01/2022

Special two night break

We’ve just returned from an excellent VIP two night stay at The Priory. We had a great time, starting with Hannah who so kindly arranged our booking. Thanks Hannah. We decided to add an afternoon tea ... more

Owner Response
Frank Queen, General Manager at Best Western Priory Hotel, responded to this review
Good evening Karen and Steve, On behalf of the entire team, I would like to thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us here at the Priory Hotel, and for the amazing feedback. We are all so delighted to see that you had a superior stay that we promised you, and received the VIP treatment that you deserve! We always strive for 100% satisfaction and I am so pleased and proud to see that we have not only achieved this, but exceeded. Your special mentions to your afternoon tea, your room, breakfast, the 5-course taster menu and wine flight as well as our brilliant team will all be passed on to the team members, as everyone will be very happy to hear that you had such a special time. I speak for all the team when saying it was a delight to welcome you into our hotel, and we do hope that you can return soon. Kindest Regards and a Happy New Year, Frank Queen General Manager
Rating

Y4870MBemmat, wrote review 14/12/2021

Christmas Party

We booked the Priory Hotel for our works Christmas Party and were not disappointed. The atmosphere was welcoming, food was lovely and the staff were extremely accommodating. Would happily recommend th... more

Owner Response
Frank Queen, General Manager at Best Western Priory Hotel, responded to this review
Good evening, thank you for taking the time to review your function with us here at the Priory Hotel. I am so pleased to read that you and your party had a brilliant time and that you would recommend us! We strive for 100% satisfaction and it is clear to see that we have achieved this here. Your kind comments will be passed on to the team regarding the atmosphere, the food and our lovely staff. We hope to welcome you back soon! Kindest Regards and a Merry Christmas, Frank Queen General Manager
Rating

G437PSkellyh, wrote review 13/12/2021

Superb

Just spent 2 nights at the priory after being offered a vip voucher deal for £175 which consisted of Prosecco and canapés on arrival 5 course evening meal with wine flight and breakfast both mornings,... more

Owner Response
Frank Queen, General Manager at Best Western Priory Hotel, responded to this review
Good evening, thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us here at the Priory Hotel. We are so pleased to see that you enjoyed your VIP stay with us and had a wonderful experience, with a special mention to all our staff, your superior room and your delicious food! Your kind comments will be passed on to all the team as we all love hearing positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Frank Queen General Manager
Rating

328tormotron, wrote review 09/12/2021

Special time

Came here with my wife for our anniversary, we enjoyed a delicious taster menu and 5 wines to go with. The young man dark haired man who served us made us feel as if we were at the ritz! Couldn’t reco... more

Owner Response
Frank Queen, General Manager at Best Western Priory Hotel, responded to this review
Good afternoon. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us here at the Priory Hotel. I am so pleased to hear that we made your stay special, with a special mention to your 5-course dinner and wine flight, and our wonderful staff that served you. Your kind comments will be passed on to the team. We do hope to welcome you back soon and congratulations on your anniversary! Kindest Regards, Frank Queen General Manager
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Grahamstuart123, wrote review 09/12/2021

Epic staff party!

The company I work for had our staff party here. Great staff. Great food. Great disco. Great night had by all! Will get the boss to book us in again for next year definitely! Thankyou priory staff for... more

Owner Response
Frank Queen, General Manager at Best Western Priory Hotel, responded to this review
Good afternoon, thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback regarding your staff Christmas party. I am so pleased to see that you all had a great night, with a special mention to our staff, food and disco. Your kind comments will be passed on to all the team as we all love hearing positive reviews. We hope to welcoming you all back next year! Kindest Regards and a Merry Christmas, Frank Queen General Manager

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