The best Hotels in Suffolk

Some of the finest hotels in England are in Suffolk. This enchanting and pastoral town is filled with hotels, which are comparable to the beauty and majesty of its rural surrounding. Visitors can stay at hotels that used to be grand, old and delightful houses that have been modernized and converted into luxurious tourists’ abodes. Visitors can also stay at contemporary style hotels.

Best Hotels in Suffolk

Hintelsham Hall, Suffolk

Hintlesham Hall is a four-star hotel located in Ipswich. This 16th century elegant Georgian mansion has been refurbished with modern conveniences. All the guest rooms are spacious and chic, equipped with writing desks and a comfortable chair. The bathroom offers hot water, lush towels and toiletries. Amenities include free WiFi, DVD player connected to the TV, bath robes, toiletries and more. Shoeshine is free. An on-site restaurant serves delicious food. There is a golf course in the hotel’s beautiful estate. Reviews for Hintlesham Hall and its staff are always excellent.

The Crown & Castle, Suffolk

The Crown and Castle in Orford is happy and gorgeous. It is classy hotel that is neither stuffy nor intimidating. Everything is in exquisite good taste. For starters, all the rooms are supplied with a carafe of fresh milk, bottled water and a coffee/tea maker. The linens and curtains are stylish and made of high quality fabrics. The hotel has 21 spotlessly clean guest rooms. Five of them are dog friendly.

The staff is always cheerful and eager to help their guests. Standard amenities include a complimentary WiFi and a plasma TV with Freeview channels that is connected to a DVD player. The bathrooms are ultra-modern, equipped with power showers, fogless mirrors with fitted shaver sockets. There is DVD library filled an ample collection of films. Customers rave about their casual restaurant, Trinity, which is accepted as a Michelin Star entry and endowed with two AA Rosettes. The food is locally grown and sourced. Guests’ reviews for the hotel are outstanding.

Ravenwood Hall, Suffolk

Ravenwood Hall Hotel has a rich history that dates back to the 1500s. Horse lovers are fond of staying at this elegant hotel because of its lush and vast grounds. A rental horse riding facility is nearby. The atmosphere at Ravenwood is old style and laid-back. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Dogs are welcome. There are fourteen guest rooms with varied styles, from Tudor to modern. All are equipped with modern conveniences. Room amenities include a complimentary Internet and WiFi connection. There is a coffee and tea maker in every room, as well a telephone, desk and TV. The bathroom  has a hair dryer and clean towels. Ironing and laundry service is available upon request. An outdoor swimming pool complements the lovely landscape.

The restaurant is famous and is often used for weddings. Ravenwood Hall is perfect for people who want to relax, ride horses and take long walks. Visitors always come back.

Belstead Brook, Suffolk

The charming Belstead Brook Hotel was a hunting lodge in the 16th century. Aside from being patronized by the locals, it is also popular with tourists and business people. One major reason is the spacious and small conference rooms in the picturesque setting. Their restaurant and bar are big favourites. There is an indoor swimming pool, steam room and spa. The reception desk is open twenty-four hours daily. The guest rooms are clean and equipped with a coffee and tea maker.

Standard amenities are a writing desk, chair, phone, free WiFi and a TV. Every room has a private bathroom with a hair dryer, brand name toiletries and clean towels. Cribs and rollaway beds are available. Trouser press can be requested. Reviews for Belstead Brook Hotel is consistently good.

The Best Hotel in Suffolk

And finally in my opinion the Best Hotel in Suffolk is Kesgrave Hall Hotel. All of the above hotels have their own unique qualities, atmosphere and charm and a stay in any of these would be a wonderful experience. However the icing on the cake for us is Kesgrave Hall Hotel.

Kesgrave Hall Hotel, Suffolk


milsoms Kesgrave Hall has twenty three über cool en-suite bedrooms ranging from standard through to principal. All of our principal rooms have plenty of WOW factor, some of them even have bathtubs in their rooms and huge walk in showers. Our aim is to run an exciting yet informal hotel offering great value in a relaxed environment.


All rooms have exceptionally comfortable beds, crisp white linen, fluffy towels and are equipped with a mini bar, satellite television, tea/coffee facilities and of course, free wi-fi, is there any other way?


We have double and corporate rates – just ask! Our rates are inclusive of VAT and include mini bar and full English breakfast. We do offer ‘breakfast on the go’ which includes coffee/tea, a croissant, and a piece of fruit for you to take away with our compliments – perfect if you’re in a rush and haven’t time for a full English!


Kesgrave Hall is the perfect venue for either a business or leisure visit. Situated just off the A12 between Ipswich and Woodbridge – the Suffolk Heritage Coast with towns and villages such as Aldeburgh, Southwold, Walberswick and Dunwich are all within a 30 minute drive and well worth a visit.



The Hotels Details

Kesgrave Hall Hotel, Ipswich, Suffolk
Hall Road, Kesgrave
Ipswich, Suffolk


More Information

For more information call Kesgrave Hall on
01473 333741 or email

+Tim Capper


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