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The Bay Horse

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The Bay Horse

3 out of 5

3.6/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Business services
  • Bar
61 Melford Road, Sudbury, England

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHedingham Castle13 min drive
  • Popular LocationClare Castle Country Park18 min drive
  • Popular LocationWattisham Station Heritage Airfield Museum31 min drive
  • AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)47 min drive

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About this area


The Bay Horse is located in Sudbury. Gainsborough's House and Melford Hall are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Lavenham Falconry and East Anglian Railway Museum. Looking to get your feet wet? Windsurfing and fishing adventures can be found near the property.

What's nearby

  • Gainsborough's House - 9 min walk
  • Great Cornard Country Park - 7 min drive
  • Hedingham Castle - 13 min drive
  • Clare Castle Country Park - 18 min drive
  • Wattisham Station Heritage Airfield Museum - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Sudbury Station - 13 min walk
  • London (STN-Stansted) - 47 min drive


  • Grover and Allen - 4 min walk
  • Caffè Nero - 6 min walk
  • Weavers Tap - 7 min walk
  • Prezzo - 8 min walk
  • Painters Of Sudbury - 9 min walk

About this property

The Bay Horse

3-star inn with bar/lounge and outdoor tennis court
A bar/lounge, an outdoor tennis court and an indoor tennis court are available at this smoke-free inn. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a computer station, barbecues and a picnic area are on-site. This inn has 5 rooms.
The Bay Horse offers 5 forms of accommodation.
Recreational amenities at the inn include an outdoor tennis court and an indoor tennis court.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Indoor tennis court
  • Outdoor tennis court


  • No lifts

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Computer station


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area


  • Smoke-free property

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM


Dogs welcome

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 47 out of 206 reviews
5 - Excellent 23%
Rating 4 - Good. 88 out of 206 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 34 out of 206 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 20 out of 206 reviews
2 - Poor 10%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 17 out of 206 reviews
1 - Terrible 8%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The room was cold , tv did not work , there was holes in the wall , dirty walls , pillow had marks on so not properly washed . Lamp didn’t work . Shower was cold , smelt of damp . Very noisy when a delivery or pick up came at 7.30 am Would not recommend this gif the money . Bathroom very old and outdated and not up kept well at all . The door had only a single mortise lock on and glazed panels any one could have broken in not secure at all . Over all quite dis satisfied . Wouldn’t stay there again .
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Room was clean and tidy. Basic but everything you need for an overnight stay. We always stay here when visiting family and will continue to do so. Thanks
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020