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The Black Lion, Long Melford
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0.44 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (41 reviews)

"Great place to stay but on a busy corner. Service was excellent and so was dinner"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jan 2020

The Black Lion, Long Melford
Bridge Guest House
2 out of 5
4-6 Ancaster Road, Ipswich, England
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The price is £38 per night from 9 Dec to 10 Dec
17.81 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
Long Melford Swan
The price is £90 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
0.26 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (69 reviews)

"Really lovely stay :) gorgeous room and staff your fab x"…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep 2020

Long Melford Swan
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George Inn
4 out of 5
The price is £80 per night from 5 Dec to 6 Dec
0.45 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (84 reviews)

"Amazing! However would have loved a cooked breakfast this morning. But food was spot on"…"

Reviewed on 13 Sep 2020

George Inn
The Mill - Long Melford
4 out of 5
Hall Street, Long Melford, Sudbury, England
The price is £119 per night from 10 Dec to 11 Dec
0.21 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
excellent 5 stars

"Very friendly and helpful. Top quality accommodation with great breakfast. Would not hesitate to recommend the Mill to anyone wishing to stay in this area, I will be returning!"…"

Reviewed on 14 Jul 2020

The Mill - Long Melford
The Marquis
4 out of 5
The price is £159 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
11.01 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
Marks Tey Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
4 out of 5
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The price is £49 per night from 1 Jan to 2 Jan
14.07 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (683 reviews)

"Regular short stay. Convenience of location."…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2020

Marks Tey Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
3 Tudor Cottage - One Bedroom House, Sleeps 2
3 Tudor Cottage, Hall Street, Sudbury, ENG
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0.36 mi from city centre
3 Tudor Cottage - One Bedroom House, Sleeps 2
Long Melford Grade II Listed Meadowview Cottage
Little St Mary's, 11, Sudbury, ENG
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0.62 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (50 reviews)
Perfect stay in Long Melford, Suffolk

"A 5 nights stay at in Long Melford. The cottage was spotless and very comfortable. We chose this cottage because of the location. I wanted something close to a number of tourist activities and where I didn't need to drive anywhere in the evening. There are multiple pub/restaurants, Chinese take away, ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2020

Long Melford Grade II Listed Meadowview Cottage
9 Gate Cottage - Two Bedroom House, Sleeps 3
9 Westgate Street, Sudbury, ENG
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0.49 mi from city centre
9 Gate Cottage - Two Bedroom House, Sleeps 3
Pink Cottage - One Bedroom House, Sleeps 2
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0.5 mi from city centre
Pink Cottage - One Bedroom House, Sleeps 2
Stone Cottage - Two Bedroom House, Sleeps 3
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0.33 mi from city centre
Stone Cottage - Two Bedroom House, Sleeps 3
Hollycombe - Two Bedroom House, Sleeps 4
3 Pedders Court, Sudbury, ENG
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0.5 mi from city centre
Hollycombe - Two Bedroom House, Sleeps 4
The Swan Hotel
4 out of 5
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The price is £128 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
3.68 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (256 reviews)

"Fantastic stay in this hotel full of history and character. Service and food was amazing. Really felt spoilt staying here."…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2020

The Swan Hotel
Hintlesham Hall Hotel
4 out of 5
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The price is £105 per night from 3 Jan to 4 Jan
13.48 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (125 reviews)
Great stay

"Lovely stay in this historic building. Very nice evening meal and attentive staff. It's a lovely place but it could do with a bit of an update in places."…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2020

Hintlesham Hall Hotel
The Mill Hotel
3 out of 5
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The price is £31 per night from 13 Dec to 14 Dec
2.87 mi from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (250 reviews)

"What a beautiful hotel in stunning surroundings. Staff were friendly and although a few hiccups, it was understandable in these present times. One comment, no lift as it’s a listed building but maybe a porter could be on hand. BUT we would recommend The Mill. Food was excellent. It was lovely and ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Sep 2020

The Mill Hotel
Best Western Ipswich Hotel
4 out of 5
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The price is £41 per night from 7 Dec to 8 Dec
15.5 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
Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa
4 out of 5
Bury Road, Newmarket, England
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The price is £121 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
17.64 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)

"Lovely stay at a very well equipped hotel. Breakfast was nice but considering the standard of the hotel (very good!) the breakfast could have perhaps been a bit nicer (cold, hard pancakes unfortunately and only one sausage with a full english). Jacuzzi, sauna and pool lovely. Would highly ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Nov 2020

Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa
easyHotel Ipswich
3 out of 5
3-5 Northgate Street, Ipswich, England
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The price is £21 per night from 3 Jan to 4 Jan
18.36 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (336 reviews)

"good customer service and nice rooms, really enjoyed our stay there. Good value for money as well."…"

Reviewed on 14 Aug 2020

easyHotel Ipswich
The George and Dragon Inn
The price is £62 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
0.46 mi from city centre
3.4/5 (54 reviews)

"We have had a really good time at The George and Dragon Inn. We stopped for 4 nights. The room was very spacious and the On suite was nearly as big as the main room. Time hosts were very friendly and would always have a conversation with you to make you feel welcome. The food was very good and a ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Aug 2020

The George and Dragon Inn
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Visiting Long Melford

History buffs will enjoy exploring Long Melford, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Welcoming and cosy, this city also attracts tourists with its bars. A top sight in the area is Colchester Zoo.

  • There are 8 hotels and other accommodation options in Long Melford
  • The closest major airport is in London (STN-Stansted), 23.7 mi (38.1 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Cambridge (CBG), 24.9 mi (40.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Long Melford

The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Melford Hall and Holy Trinity Church. Additionally, you might want to add Long Melford Heritage Centre to your agenda.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 8 hotels and other lodging options available to choose from in Long Melford. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • The Black Lion, Long Melford - This 4-star inn features a restaurant, free WiFi and free parking. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its helpful staff and comfortable beds.
  • The Bull Hotel Long Melford by Greene King Inns - Our customers like the breakfast and proximity to shopping at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • The George and Dragon Hotel - This 3.5-star inn features free breakfast, a restaurant and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its convenient parking and helpful staff.

A popular place to see outside the city is Colchester Zoo, 15.7 mi/25.3 km from the centre of the city.

Dressing for Long Melford

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 11°C and the night-time average to be 1°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 20°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • July to September averages 22°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 16°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • About 21 millimetres of rain falls on Long Melford each year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 21°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 1°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Long Melford?
George Inn is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4-star guest house offers a restaurant and free parking. Reviews from our site also recommend The Bull Hotel Long Melford by Greene King Inns and The Black Lion, Long Melford as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Long Melford, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review top deals in Long Melford.
What's the best place to stay for families in Long Melford?
The Bull Hotel Long Melford by Greene King Inns is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other choices for your family trip include The George and Dragon Inn and The Black Lion, Long Melford. Also, attractions in the area such as Colchester Zoo and East Anglian Railway Museum are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Long Melford?
The Black Lion, Long Melford is a top dog-friendly inn, and offers a restaurant and a bar/lounge for its human guests.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Long Melford?
Long Melford Swan is a 5-star guest house with a restaurant, and a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a luxurious stay.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Long Melford?
Long Melford Swan is a favourite guest house with our travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 3 guestrooms, a restaurant and free breakfast.
Where's the best place to stay in Long Melford to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, The Bull Hotel Long Melford by Greene King Inns is a top 3-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other choices close to historic sites include The George and Dragon Inn and The Black Lion, Long Melford. Also, Melford Hall and Holy Trinity Church are a couple of local landmarks worth a visit.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Long Melford?
Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel: 3-star hotel located near Ipswich Waterfront. Offers an indoor pool, a children’s pool and a full-service spa.

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