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The Mill Hotel
The Mill Hotel

Walnut Tree Lane, Sudbury CO10 1BD

3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (56 reviews)

Situated in the historical district, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Gainsborough's House and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from …

£45
The George and Dragon Hotel
The George and Dragon Hotel

Hall Street, Sudbury CO10 9JA

3.5 out of 5.0
2.5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Located in Long Melford, this inn is within a 15-minute walk of Long Melford Heritage Centre and Melford Hall. Holy Trinity …

£55
The Crown Hotel
The Crown Hotel

Long Melford, Sudbury CO10 9JL

3.5 out of 5.0

Located in Long Melford, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Long Melford Heritage Centre and Melford Hall. Holy Trinity …

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Newmans Hall
Newmans Hall

Little Waldingfield, Sudbury CO10 0SY

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Sudbury, this bed & breakfast is within 6 mi (10 km) of Lavenham Falconry, Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul …

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The White Hart Hotel
The White Hart Hotel

Poole Street, Halstead CO9 4HJ

4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (47 reviews)

Located in Great Yeldham, this inn is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Hedingham Castle and within 6 mi (10 km) of Clare Castle Country …

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Holbecks House B&B
Holbecks House B&B

Holbecks Lane, Ipswich IP75PF

4.0 out of 5.0
5 out of 5 (3 reviews)

Situated in Hadleigh, this bed & breakfast is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Wolves Wood RSPB Reserve and within 9 mi (15 km) of …

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Holiday Inn Colchester
Holiday Inn Colchester

Abbotts Lane, Colchester CO6 3QL

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (161 reviews)

This family-friendly Colchester hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Colchester Zoo and Manifest Theatre. Castle Park and Colcheste …

£49
Hintlesham Hall Hotel
Hintlesham Hall Hotel

Hintlesham Near Ipswich, Ipswich IP8 3NS

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (45 reviews)

Located in Hintlesham, this golf hotel is 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from Wolves Wood RSPB Reserve and within 6 mi (10 km) of Chantry …

£85
The George of Colchester
The George of Colchester

116 High Street, Colchester CO1 1TD

4.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (199 reviews)

Situated in Colchester, this inn is steps from Xtreme Gaming, Colchester Castle Museum, and Lion Walk Church. Colchester …

£56
The Marlborough Head Inn
The Marlborough Head Inn

Mill Lane, Colchester CO7 6DH

3.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (26 reviews)

Located in Dedham, this inn is within a 15-minute walk of Bridge Cottage and Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum. RSPB Flatford …

£50
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Pocket Guide: Sudbury Gainsborough's House Hotels

Gainsborough House is a museum and birthplace of Thomas Gainsborough, located in the town of Sudbury, Suffolk. Thomas Gainsborough is one of Britain's most famous artists, a master of landscape painting - and this charming museum exhibits many of his most famous works, including the Portrait of Harriet, Viscountess Tracy and the Study for Diana and Actaeon. Gainsborough House is a great place to visit, whether you have a love for art or are staying in a Suffolk Hotel and wish to explore a fascinating 16th-century residence.

Discover the Birthplace of a Famous Artist from Suffolk Hotels

Gainsborough house was initially built in the 1520s and became the residence of the Gainsborough family in 1722. This beautiful building was under private ownership until the early-20th Century but was then converted into a museum and art gallery. Today, Gainsborough House is one of the top attractions in the market town of Sudbury. Alongside a rich collection of Gainsborough works, there are paintings by other renowned artists and a selection of museum objects, such rare books, and Gainsborough memorabilia including a studio cabinet, pocket-watch and paint scraper.

Easily Reached from Hotels in Sudbury

Gainsborough House is open seven days a week, and as well as an art gallery and museum, visitors can enjoy the recently refurbished shop and house gardens. Keep a look out for the Mulberry Tree, which was planted way back in the 1600s and is practically as old as the house itself! There are lots of quality hotels and guesthouses in Sudbury, all of which are within walking distance of Gainsborough House, including Clay Hall House Bed & Breakfast, Long Melford Inn and the patriotically named George and Dragon Hotel.

The market town of Sudbury in Suffolk is perhaps most famous as the birthplace of Thomas Gainsborough, and there is even a statue of the artist proudly standing on Market Hill. There's more to the town than Gainsborough, however, and it boasts many lively pubs, retail outlets, and leisure facilities. The town is easily reached via Sudbury Railway Station, which links to Colchester and London, and by car, served by the A131 and the A134, and is well worth stopping by if you're staying in nearby hotels in Suffolk.

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