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Top Bury St Edmunds Family-Friendly Hotels

Drinkstone Park Bed & Breakfast and Gardens
4 out of 5
Park Road, Drinkstone, Bury St Edmunds, England
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5/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)
Great find

"Do visit this lovely b & b , it’s outstanding in a beautiful area , peaceful and picturesque . You with be made to feel very welcome by Michael and Christine they are great hosts. Do book you will not be disappointed ."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug 2019

Drinkstone Park Bed & Breakfast and Gardens
The Old Pear Tree B&B
4 out of 5
A143 Bury-Haverhill Road, Whepstead, Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds, England
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4.9/5Exceptional! (50 reviews)
Home from Home

"From the moment we arrived we had the most enjoyable stay from home made cake and fresh coffee to the super comfy and clean room to the next days amazing breakfast. Jane and Garry go out of their way to make their guests feel at home. Surrounded by Suffolk countryside - windy and chilly but well ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

The Old Pear Tree B&B
Box Bush Cottage - B&B
3 out of 5
Bury Road, Brockley Green, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £80 per night from 22 Sep to 23 Sep
4.8/5Exceptional! (133 reviews)

"I am a solo female traveller, mainly on business. I have stayed here several times now. Can’t recommend enough!"…"

Reviewed on 9 Nov 2019

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The Abbey Hotel and Apartments
Great for families
4 out of 5
35 Southgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £118 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
4.7/5Exceptional! (89 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Like the actual property and the owners were very nice people. Breakfast was excellent and a lovely outside arena with comfortable chairs to sit and have a drink. Nothing really to dislike."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

The Abbey Hotel and Apartments
The Ickworth Hotel
Great for families
4.5 out of 5
Bury St Edmunds, Bury St Edmunds, England
The price is £129 per night from 13 Oct to 14 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (257 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, kids' club, playground, babysitting
Travellers say...

"The location is beautiful and facilities at the hotel are very good, especially the swimming pool, which is wonderful. Breakfast is excellent and restaurant is very good overall. We stayed in the lodge which offers big rooms. The condition is ok but could be upgraded/modernised so that it meets expectations ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Aug 2020

The Ickworth Hotel
The Riverside House Hotel
3.5 out of 5
17 Mill Street, Mildenhall, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £95 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (166 reviews)
Great Homely Hotel!

"I have stayed at this hotel several times and the staff are so friendly and it always gives me a homely feel. This is my number one hotel i look for when staying in this area."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar 2020

The Riverside House Hotel
All Saints Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Fornham St Genevieve, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £60 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.4/5Wonderful! (80 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cots
Travellers say...

"Lovely clean hotel with friendly staff. We stayed for 1 night during September. Although the bar and restaurant were closed we still had a good stay. The hotel was clean. The staff were really friendly. We used the pool which was also clean and felt very safe. The hotel is in a good location just ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2020

All Saints Hotel
The Cadogan Arms
4 out of 5
The Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £90 per night from 21 Sep to 22 Sep
4.4/5Wonderful! (119 reviews)

"Stayed there before. The twin room `Gerald' - mattresses too soft."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan 2020

The Cadogan Arms
Highwaymans Self Catering Guest House
Great for families
3 out of 5
Risby, Bury St Edmunds, England
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4.4/5Wonderful! (65 reviews)
Families like: playground, babysitting, indoor tennis court
Perfect

"This is the second stay at Highwaymans Accommodation, easy check in process, clean facilities and a great shower and comfortable bed which are essential!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr 2020

Highwaymans Self Catering Guest House
The Angel Hotel
4 out of 5
3 Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £127 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.3/5Excellent! (468 reviews)

"Beautiful old elegant building, in a prime position/location. A bit tired could do with a bit of sympathetic decoration. We thought that the company could have been more welcoming for example a complimentary bottle as it was the night of our wedding of which they were aware. There wasn't sufficient ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Sep 2020

The Angel Hotel
Six Bells
4 out of 5
The Green, Bardwell, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £75 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
4.2/5Excellent! (68 reviews)

"The property was clean, comfortable,quiet and in a lovely location. The staff members I met only briefly were welcoming, friendly, efficient and the breakfast was very good. The lady who served it was particularly friendly."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Six Bells
Best Western Priory Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Mildenhall Road Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £47 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
3.9/5Good! (356 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Good hotel location, parking and grounds. Manager and staff doing a good job under current difficult conditions. When business improves further investment in bedrooms would be good."…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2020

Best Western Priory Hotel
The Black Boy Public House
4 out of 5
Guildhall Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £95 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
3.7/5Good! (250 reviews)
A great pleasure!

"Everything was perfect! Thank you very much."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

The Black Boy Public House
Dragonfly Hotel Bury St Edmunds
3 out of 5
Symonds Road, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £53 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
3.7/5Good! (624 reviews)

"Good clean hotel very conveniently situated. Only points are: Understaffed - had to wait long time for meals and queries on room Shower needs checking, difficult to get the right temperature & flow. Overall, happy with stay"…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2020

Dragonfly Hotel Bury St Edmunds
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Where should we stay in Bury St Edmunds?

You may want to consider the historic destination of Bury St Edmunds if you've been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The entertainment, museums and parks are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Take to the air and fly into Cambridge (CBG), which is located 22.9 mi (36.8 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where to stay in Bury St Edmunds, you might want to consider one of the 18 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:

The Black Boy – Offers a restaurant and free full breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 4-star inn.

The Cadogan Arms – Features a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 4-star inn popular with guests.

The Pykkerell Inn – Offers a restaurant, free parking and free English breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort at this 4-star inn.

Highwaymans Rooms and Self Catering – Features free parking, free breakfast and laundry facilities. This 4-star bed & breakfast is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

When should we visit Bury St Edmunds?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the children and head to Bury St Edmunds.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and May, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February and March, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Driest months: March, February, November and January, with an average rainfall of 1.50 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, January, June and December, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

What should we see and do in Bury St Edmunds?

While you are visiting Bury St Edmunds, you may want to round up the youngsters and make time to see interesting attractions such as Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery, Moyse's Hall Museum and The Athenaeum. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Theatre Royal and Suffolk Regiment Museum.

Bury St Edmunds is also well-known for the:
  • Gardens
  • Historical sites
  • Theatre
  • Entertainment
  • Museums
  • Parks

Getting around Bury St Edmunds

If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Bury St Edmunds Station, Thurston Station or Elmswell Station. Bury St Edmunds might not have many public transport options so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Frequently asked questions

What's Bury St Edmunds like for family-friendly holidays?
The historic destination of Bury St Edmunds is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your children. The entertainment, museums and local tours are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Arrange a flight into London (STN-Stansted), which is located 31.2 mi (50.1 km) from the city centre.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Bury St Edmunds?
The Ickworth Hotel is a top 4.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a free children’s club. Other choices to stay with the children include Dragonfly Hotel Bury St Edmunds and The Angel Hotel.
How many family-friendly hotels will I find in Bury St Edmunds?
Expedia has 14 family-friendly hotels and other accommodation options in Bury St Edmunds.
What's the seasonal weather like in Bury St Edmunds?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual precipitation for Bury St Edmunds is 584 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Bury St Edmunds?
Ickworth House, The Athenaeum and Theatre Royal are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Bury St Edmunds. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Nowton Park and West Stow Country Park and Anglo Saxon Village.
What's the best way for us to get around Bury St Edmunds?
If you want to see more of the area, take a train from Bury St Edmunds Station, Thurston Station or Elmswell Station. Bury St Edmunds might not have many public transport options to choose from, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

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