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Fornham Park
4 out of 5
Fornham St Genevieve, Bury St Edmunds, Bury St Edmunds, England
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2.19 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"Just wonderful , a lovely weekend totally relaxing ."…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar 2019

Fornham Park
The Cadogan Arms
4 out of 5
The Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £90 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
4.09 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (119 reviews)

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

Reviewed on 28 Jan 2020

The Cadogan Arms
The Old Cannon Brewery
3 out of 5
86 Cannon Street,, Bury St Edmunds, England
The price is £69 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
0.33 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (47 reviews)
Excellent Experience at The Old Cannon

"First class welcome and service at The Old Cannon Brewery, on a business trip during lockdown, could not recommend it enough. It was clean, comfortable, great location near the middle of town and in these ridiculously uncertain times its good to see that local businesses are stepping up and offering ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jun 2020

The Old Cannon Brewery

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The Bell Hotel
3 out of 5
25 High Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £65 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
10.95 mi from city centre
2.9/5 (108 reviews)
Pub with hotel in great location.... But...

"In need of refurbishment, bathrooms, carpets and decor tatty, bed on the verge of collapse, heating and hot water unreliable"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan 2020

The Bell Hotel
Lackford Lakes Barns
3.5 out of 5
Lackford Hall, Lackford Lakes, Bury St Edmunds, England
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5.17 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)

"Very clean. Very quiet. Very comfortable. Great quality bedding. Just a lovely stay all round. Highly recommend it. Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Sep 2020

Lackford Lakes Barns
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 25 Oct to 26 Oct
0.19 mi from city centre
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
Best Western Priory Hotel
3 out of 5
Mildenhall Road Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £44 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
1.13 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (360 reviews)

"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 Bull Inn
5 out of 5
The Street, Barton Mills, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £90 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
10.13 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (22 reviews)

"The Bull Inn was excellent in making our stay pleasant despite applied COVID-19 measures. The restaurant food was wonderful, room cozy and spacious (had free upgrade) and overall service was excellent."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul 2020

The Bull Inn
The Fox Inn by Greene King Inns
4 out of 5
1 Eastgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £80 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
0.34 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)

"The Fox our stay was very nice staff helpful and excellent understanding of COVID safety practice felt very safe and enjoyed our stay"…"

Reviewed on 11 Jul 2020

The Fox Inn by Greene King Inns
The Northgate
5 out of 5
The Northgate, Northgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
The price is £85 per night from 22 Nov to 23 Nov
0.23 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (33 reviews)

"The staff were excellent, very attentive and looked after us very well. The room was comfortable and nicely decorated. Only downside was the stairs as we both have creaky knees. Would go back again but book a room on a lower floor."…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

The Northgate
The Bushel by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
28-29 St Johns Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £65 per night from 29 Oct to 30 Oct
0.28 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (142 reviews)
excellent value

"Easy to find and excellent communication from the hotel, ringing beforehand to see if we needed parking reserved. Staff were superb, the room was nice (Room 2), wifi good and generally quiet. 5 minutes walk into town. Dinner and breakfast were adequate portions but nicely cooked and served."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jul 2020

The Bushel by Greene King Inns
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 25 Oct to 26 Oct
0.88 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (626 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
The Angel Hotel
4 out of 5
3 Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £110 per night from 31 Oct to 1 Nov
0.1 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (472 reviews)

"Loved it. Beautiful and clean room. Staff so helpful. Thankyou for a lovely anniversary stay."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

The Angel Hotel
The Abbey Hotel and Apartments
4 out of 5
35 Southgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £134 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
0.55 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (89 reviews)

"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
Chantry Hotel
4 out of 5
Sparhawk Street 8, Bury St Edmunds, England
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The price is £100 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
0.28 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (73 reviews)

"Beautiful building. Gorgeous bathroom. Nespresso machine and decent biscuits. Nice touch. Plumbing was a little noisy at times but other than that, would recommend."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb 2020

Chantry Hotel
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Visiting Bury St Edmunds

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Bury St Edmunds, and visitors give high marks for the beautiful gardens and lively bar scene. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its entertainment and cathedrals. Top sights around the area include High Lodge Thetford Forest and Newmarket Racecourse.

  • There are 56 hotels and other accommodation options in Bury St Edmunds
  • The closest major airport is in Cambridge (CBG), 22.9 mi (36.8 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in London (STN-Stansted), 31.2 mi (50.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Bury St Edmunds

Cultural venues in the city include Theatre Royal, Ickworth House and The Athenaeum. Its historic sites and cathedrals are notable and landmarks include Bury St Edmunds Abbey, The Abbey Gate and Moyse's Hall Museum. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the gardens and these places to visit: Abbey Gardens, Nowton Park and Fuller's Mill Garden.

Top places to see in the area include Ely Cathedral, located 21.8 mi (35.1 km) from the city centre, and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, which is 25.2 mi/40.6 km away.

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.

Dressing for Bury St Edmunds

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 11°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 0°C
  • From April to June, the average is 21°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 21°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 16°C as the daytime average and 0°C as the night-time average
  • About 584.30 millimetres of rain falls on Bury St Edmunds each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 20°C, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 1°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Bury St Edmunds?
Guinness Arms is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4.5-star inn offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend The Abbey Hotel and Apartments and Chantry Hotel as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Bury St Edmunds, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer in Bury St Edmunds.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Bury St Edmunds?
Based on reviews, Dragonfly Hotel Bury St Edmunds is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include The Black Boy Public House and All Saints Hotel.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday 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 good options for your child-friendly holiday include Dragonfly Hotel Bury St Edmunds and The Angel Hotel. Also, attractions in the area such as National Stud and Banham Zoo are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday to Bury St Edmunds?
Drinkstone Park Bed & Breakfast and Gardens is a favourite 4-star B&B for couples, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Another good option for a stay with your sweetheart is The Angel Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Bury St Edmunds?
The Ickworth Hotel is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers 2 restaurants and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices to stay with your pet include The Angel Hotel and The Grange Hotel.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Bury St Edmunds?
The Ickworth Hotel is a 4.5-star hotel with 2 restaurants and spa services, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your stay is The Angel Hotel.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Bury St Edmunds?
The Angel Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel with our travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 77 guestrooms, a restaurant and a bar.
What's the best golf hotel in Bury St Edmunds?
All Saints Hotel is a top 4-star hotel that has a golf course and features a full-service spa. Another good choice is The Black Boy Public House if you’d like to stay near a golf course while in town. You can tee off at Royal Worlington & Newmarket Golf Club during your trip.
Where's the best place to stay in Bury St Edmunds to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, The Riverside House Hotel is a top 3.5-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and a restaurant. Other choices close to historic sites include The Angel Hotel and The Abbey Hotel and Apartments. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Ickworth House, Bury St Edmunds Abbey and West Stow Country Park and Anglo Saxon Village.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Bury St Edmunds?
The Ickworth Hotel is a popular 4.5-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, 2 restaurants and free breakfast. A couple of other options that feature an on-site pool include All Saints Hotel and Ravenwood Hall Hotel.

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