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We are Open! Pool & Hot tub Open Too! And Come and Meet our Pygmy Goats!
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3.18 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Wonderful weekend at Heath View

"Four generations of our family, ranging from 2 years to 84 years, have just returned from the most wonderful weekend spent at Heath View. The bungalow is in the loveliest position with light and sunshine coming in every window and the garden is just fantastic, so much space. It is so peaceful and ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2020

We are Open! Pool & Hot tub Open Too! And Come and Meet our Pygmy Goats!
The Old Rectory, Kettlebaston
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £100 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov
13.19 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Excellent host

"Excellent host. Very spacious room and quiet and safe location. The garden is magical."…"

Reviewed on 4 Jul 2019

The Old Rectory, Kettlebaston
Star Apartment
3 out of 5
8 Angel Lane, Ipswich, England
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0.39 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (9 reviews)
Hard to find but overall apartment is peaceful and clean

"Could done with exter fan as place does get hot though night"…"

Reviewed on 2 Aug 2020

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Toothbrush Apartments Ipswich Waterfront
4 out of 5
68-69 St Edmund House, Rope Walk, Ipswich, England
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0.49 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Good studio

"Very comfortable studio, clean and well furnished for self-catering and within walking distance of the town center. The weather being what it is right now made it very hot and stuffy, but a little electric fan is provided and it helped a little bit. Will surely recommend for short-medium visits."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2018

Toothbrush Apartments Ipswich Waterfront
The Station Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night from 28 Nov to 29 Nov
0.53 mi from city centre
2.4/5 (189 reviews)

"I rented a suite key didnt work properly, squeaking floor, the carpet was dirty, bathroom ceiling paint was peeling of, bath tub broken, toilet basin water tap was slow, tv pixels was poor, food was horrible my steak was cold. The only thing good was the bar service and convenient right outside the ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Feb 2020

The Station Hotel
Bridge Guest House
2 out of 5
4-6 Ancaster Road, Ipswich, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £44 per night from 28 Nov to 29 Nov
0.65 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (435 reviews)
y regular Ipswich hotel.

"My regular Ipswich hotel. Always outstanding value, efficient management comfortable rooms."…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2020

Bridge Guest House
The Marquis
4 out of 5
The price is £159 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
8.13 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)

"Brilliant service and aware of social distancing. Food was superb. Rooms spotless."…"

Reviewed on 23 Aug 2020

The Marquis
The Railway
3 out of 5
The price is £70 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
1.78 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)

"Comfortable room, well appointed and thoughtfully equipped, staff were attentive and friendly."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

The Railway
Lower Brook Mews
3.5 out of 5
Flats 2, 3 and 4, 8-10 Lower Brook Mews, Ipswich, England
The price is £129 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov
0.18 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (2 reviews)
Good Accomodation

"Excellent , Very Close to the town centre , Ease of Navigating round the town . Close to shops , restaurants"…"

Reviewed on 25 Aug 2020

Lower Brook Mews
Retreat East
4.5 out of 5
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5.5 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (12 reviews)

"Quiet location, really able to get away from it all. Beautiful barns"…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2019

Retreat East
Saurden Guest Apartment
The price is £72 per night from 13 Dec to 14 Dec
3.88 mi from city centre
Saurden Guest Apartment
Hintlesham Hall Hotel
4 out of 5
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The price is £123 per night from 28 Dec to 29 Dec
4.85 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (124 reviews)

"We took our dog. Excellent for them as there is plenty of walks, a secured patio which allowed her to roam freely and was also able to eat in the lounge with her with us. Ideal place for your dog and very clean. Loved the break and surroundings."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Hintlesham Hall Hotel
The Shipwreck Loft
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £90 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
8.63 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)

"Just the small fridge in the room which was making quite a noise - everything else was spot on - great views from the balcony."…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct 2020

The Shipwreck Loft
Traveller’s Choice Inn
3 out of 5
55-61 Wherstead Rd, Ipswich, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £52 per night from 28 Nov to 29 Nov
0.65 mi from city centre
Traveller’s Choice Inn
Hillbrow Farm B&B
The price is £79 per night from 28 Nov to 29 Nov
3.59 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (36 reviews)

"Barbara and Len, hospitable hosts. Bedroom large with comfy bed and pillows. Has a little fridge with fresh milk and nice selection of teas. Breakfast tasty"…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep 2020

Hillbrow Farm B&B
The Bungalow
3.5 out of 5
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3.83 mi from city centre
The Bungalow
Best Western Ipswich Hotel
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £38 per night from 28 Nov to 29 Nov
3.67 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (430 reviews)

"Staff were very friendly and helpful and breakfast was excellent. Room was comfortable and clean. However with the exception of the new dining room extension the overall impression was of a hotel that was a little tired and needed a bit of tlc to bring it up to the normal Best Western standard."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2020

Best Western Ipswich Hotel
Beaumont Guest House
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1 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (54 reviews)
Avoid if you can

"Only if there is no option any where else."…"

Reviewed on 6 Feb 2020

Beaumont Guest House
Best Western Claydon Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £34 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
3.78 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (116 reviews)
Great comfort

"A great place to stay in a lovely location. This was our third visit in 2 months and each one a joyful experience."…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2020

Best Western Claydon Hotel
Limes Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £67 per night from 28 Nov to 29 Nov
8.03 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (65 reviews)

"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Limes on Tuesday night. Our bedroom was lovely, clean and spacious. We enjoyed a few drinks in the bar and Neil was very welcoming and helpful. Would thoroughly recommend and will definitely return when we are next back in Suffolk. Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on 22 Aug 2020

Limes Hotel
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Visiting Ipswich

History buffs will enjoy exploring Ipswich, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Cultural and welcoming, this city will delight tourists with its theatres, entertainment and sporting events. Top sights in the city include Ipswich Waterfront and Chantry Park.

  • There are 83 hotels and other accommodation options in Ipswich
  • The closest major airport is in London (STN-Stansted), 39.6 mi (63.8 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Cambridge (CBG), 42.7 mi (68.8 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Ipswich

Well known for its theatres, the city's cultural venues include Ipswich Waterfront, Ipswich Museum and Ipswich Regent Theatre. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Custom House, Ipswich Film Theatre, and Cornhill. The city's natural beauty is on display at Chantry Park, Trinity Park Conference and Events Centre and Alexandra Park.

One of the top places to see in the surrounding area is Colchester Zoo, located 19 mi (30.6 km) from the city centre.

Getting around Ipswich

If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Ipswich Station, Derby Road Station or Westerfield Station. Ipswich might not have many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Ipswich

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 11°C during the day and 1°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 20°C, whilst the average at night is 3°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 22°C with night-time averages of 9°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 16°C and night-time averages of 2°C
  • About 21 millimetres of rain falls on Ipswich each year
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 21°C, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 1°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Ipswich?
The Railway is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star inn offers a restaurant and free parking. Reviews from our site also recommend The Shipwreck Loft and Hintlesham Hall Hotel as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ipswich, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Ipswich.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Ipswich?
Based on reviews, Bridge Guest House is a popular 2-star guest house for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel and Carlton Hotel.
What's the best place to stay for a family trip to Ipswich?
Novotel Ipswich is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and laundry facilities. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include Salthouse Harbour Hotel and Best Western Ipswich Hotel. Also, attractions such as Jimmy’s Farm and Suffolk Leisure Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Ipswich?
Hintlesham Hall Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features 24-hour room service and a garden-view restaurant. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel and Salthouse Harbour Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Ipswich?
Novotel Ipswich is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet’s trip include The Old Times Guest House and Hintlesham Hall Hotel.
What's the best high-end hotel in Ipswich?
Hintlesham Hall Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your stay is Salthouse Harbour Hotel.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Ipswich?
Hintlesham Hall Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel with our travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 32 guestrooms, a restaurant and a bar. If you’re searching for a boutique hotel, also consider Salthouse Harbour Hotel.
What's the best golf hotel in Ipswich?
Hintlesham Hall Hotel is a top 4-star hotel that has a golf driving range and features free WiFi. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Lattice Lodge Guest House and The Station Hotel. Visit Rushmere Golf Club, Fynn Valley Golf Club or Bramford Golf Centre to perfect your golf swing.
Where's the best place to stay in Ipswich that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Novotel Ipswich is a top 4-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other choices near historic sites include Hintlesham Hall Hotel and Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Ipswich Waterfront, Ipswich Museum and Custom House.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Ipswich?
Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a children’s pool and a full-service spa. A couple of other options with an on-site pool include Holiday Inn Ipswich and Cranmoor House - B&B.

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