For a relaxing getaway from hectic city life, try a couple of nights’ accommodation in one of Suffolk’s many fabulous Inns. Ranging from comfortable and simple lodging to elaborate boutique bed & breakfast establishments, each pub has its own unique atmosphere and character. Here are some of the Suffolk Inns and Pubs with Accommodation available – just click on their names for more information and booking.
The Black Lion (Long Melford)
The Black Lion in the historic village of Long Melford was reopened in November 2017 after an extensive refurbishment. It now features ten bedrooms which include a luxury suite and family room plus roaring log fires in the bar to keep you cosy in the winter, a drawing-room, and a delightful conservatory leading out onto the large terrace, which is perfect for al fresco dining in the summer months. The 40-cover restaurant offers seasonal menus, including gluten-free and vegan options. Find out more about Long Melford.
The Angel Inn (Stoke by Nayland)
The Angel Inn is the type of Inn that everyone dreams of – picture-postcard pretty, delicious pub grub, friendly atmosphere, log fires, local Ales… what more could you ask for? Yes, it’s in the stunning countryside (Constable Country, no less) and is packed full of character in a traditional Grade II 16th Century Suffolk coaching Inn way. There are six beautifully styled boutique bedrooms and breakfasts to set you up all day, so what are you waiting for? Check it out here – The Angel Inn, Stoke by Nayland
The Dolphin Inn (Thorpeness)
The Dolphin Inn, on the other hand, is on the Coast in Thorpeness, and it offers three beautiful four-star bedrooms, a world-class restaurant with a passionate chef, and a bar that offers a wide variety of ales, whiskeys, a fantastic wine list and boasts a large, cheerful beer garden. This family-friendly resort is a great place to escape to any time of the year, and the cosy bar and excellent food make it ideal for a short break for two or a family holiday For more information, see: Dolphin Inn, Thorpeness
The Kings Head Inn (Orford)
Further along the Suffolk coast, past Aldeburgh, is the delightful town of Orford which is a foodie paradise. Here you’ll find the legendary Pinneys Smokehouse selling local smoked fish & Butley Orford Oysterage, an unpretentious restaurant serving top quality oysters, smoked delicacies, fresh local fish and shellfish; Pump St Bakery selling freshly baked pastries & cakes, and the Crown & Castle, a comfortable Hotel offering top quality food. In the middle of all this is the Kings Head Inn which is a historic 13th Century pub offering the freshest food, ales (Adnams), spirits & wines, plus three cosy and comfortable guest rooms to retreat to when you’ve eaten and drunk all you can! Book your escape to foodie paradise here – The Kings Head Inn, Orford
Star Inn (Wenhaston)
For a back-to-basics break with plenty of fresh air, camp beside the wonderful Star Inn, Wenhaston. This welcoming village inn offers great food, a large selection of ales and wines, open fires, bar games and a large garden with a boule pitch! Camping is by prior arrangement only.
The Cadogan Arms (Bury St Edmunds)
We are a pub nearby Bury St Edmunds, just four miles from Ingham. We belong to the independently owned Gusto Pronto family, and we are dedicated to providing excellent food, drinks, and service. Enjoy a good cup of coffee, indulge in a delicious meal, and sup a Brewshed pint. Bring along your friends and family, do some business, or just stop by for a beer. Our award-winning restaurant offers fine dining and fine wines, perfect for a bit of relaxation before resting your head in some of the most comfortable rooms in Suffolk.
The White Horse Inn (Eye)
This charming 17th-century coaching inn set in the quiet village of Eye focuses on good food prepared with fresh, seasonal produce, stylish rooms, and attentive service. The White Horse is a lovely old inn that offers a classic pub atmosphere and a popular restaurant with rooms that boast all the original features of years long past while still having all the modern amenities for comfortable lodging. With free wifi and Freeview TV, you are guaranteed to be drawn to this inn and the warm welcome the local community brings.
The Sun Inn (Dedham)
Set in the beautiful Suffolk countryside, this coaching inn offers guests seven comfortable rooms containing four poster beds and stunning views. The rural location where the Sun Inn is found is the ideal spot for a romantic getaway filled with relaxation.