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Best Western Gatehouse Hotel

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Overview
799 Old Norwich Road, Ipswich IP1 6LH England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews western hotels quiet position georgian house old trees cul de sac lovely quiet hotel rabbits running around the main hotel building large garden prunes good size nice grounds dead end road oak panelling minutes drive away evening meal bar menu
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here on business for two nights. The staff were very friendly and breakfast was freshly cooked and delicious. The restaurant food was very tasty and good value and the Addams beer in the bar was most welcome

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what a charming hotel, oak panneling in the public rooms . clean through out and cared for. have stayed several times in different rooms in the main house and all have had a comfortable bed and refurbished bathrooms. evening meals off the bar menu are...More

Thank sbccolin
Response from Claydon I, Manager at Best Western Gatehouse HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure to have accommodated you at Best Western Gatehouse Hotel and we look forward to your return hopefully sometime in the further. I will pass on your compliments to Marina Yours Sincerely Frankie Manners - Operations Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived late and the staff waited up for us (felt a bit sorry for her as she was waiting to go to bed). Very welcoming. I could not fault any of the staff in anyway but the room we had (an outside annexe) was very...More

Thank Deb4658
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

My mum and I enjoyed an extremely pleasant overnight stay at The Gatehouse Hotel. We were impressed with the interior of the hotel including dinky bar area and oak panelling throughout. Our bedrooms were immaculate and finished to a most desirable standard. The bed and...More

Thank _ellecooper431
Response from Claydon I, Manager at Best Western Gatehouse HotelResponded 10 October 2018

Wonderful; delighted you enjoyed your stay; I will commend the team for their hard work and we hope you will return in the future. Many thanks. Kind regards Frankie Manners - Operations Manager

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night and if I had off been staying any more I would have checked out. Staff were not at all friendly and definitely not helpful. My room was not one of the new rooms, no air conditioning, plastic shower curtain and generally the...More

Thank NLocke
Response from Claydon I, Manager at Best Western Gatehouse HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Please accept our sincere apology for the experience you had to endure; we thank you kindly for bringing this matter to our attention, we intend to investigate your grievance and offer further training to our staff where necessary. We hope you will continue to support...More

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Description
Situated with a rural outlook on the northern edge of Ipswich, the hotel can be easily reached from the A12/A14. The regency style building is refurbished to very high high standards of comfort with sumptiously More furnished bedrooms. The hotel's facilities include; colour TV, free wireless internet connection, tea making facilities, etc. Breakfast and an excellent dinner menu are served in the small intimate restaurant. The Gatehouse Hotel is the perfect place for a relaxing stay. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$67 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Ipswich
,
Ipswich Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$67 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Ipswich
,
Ipswich Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
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Dining (9)
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"any in main house"
sbccolin
3 weeks ago
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"Ideal for a couple of nights stay or just coming through ipswich."
gazza8888
16 Sep 2018
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"Back of the hotel is quieter"
Wiltstraveller66
07 Aug 2018
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"One over the garden is nice."
MikeTittensor
14 Apr 2018
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