We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Old Neptune

31 reviews
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Manor House -
13 Bedrooms , 9 Bathrooms , Sleeps 26
Ipswich, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
A unique and exciting opportunity to exclusively hire a magnificent 15th Century Grade II* listed, Medieval House for your own personal use. The Old Neptune offers luxurious and spacious self catering accommodation in a spectacular setting. Steeped in history and painstakingly restored over recent times, the interior decor has been stylishly updated to complement the historic architecture. The house features superb entertaining space together with 13 double bedrooms (several featuring Indonesian teak 4 poster beds) and 9 bathrooms, all set around a beautiful Italianate courtyard within yards of the thriving Ipswich Marina. Further details can be found on The Old Neptune website. Please e-mail for confirmation of the address.
About the Owner, Peter C
Languages spoken: English, Italian
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 67 reviews and 2 properties
Contact Owner | See more properties
Listing #HL83893
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 31 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
English first
English first
Reviewed 1 February 2018 for a stay in January 2018

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
124 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

This house made more people say 'wow' than I have ever heard before. We filled the house for a 60th birthday party and everyone immediately settled right in, astonished at the character, comfort and space. The dining hall was such a beautiful candlelit setting for us all to eat in comfort, enhanced by balloons for our self-organised murder mystery evening....

Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We hired this house (26 of us) over a weekend for a joint 40th birthday and it was truly outstanding. It is not only a beautiful building, but the rooms were spacious, comfortable and offered everything we needed. The kitchen & bathrooms stocked the basics, towels were provided and the outdoor space was excellent for the BBQ available to use....

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (26)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(13)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (7)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (26)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Full baths
    7 Attached (ensuite)
    13 Fulls
    2 Twins
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 16 320
R 28 874
£1 725
R 87 878
£5 250
23 Dec 2018 -
26 Dec 2018
4 nights
R 22 798
£1 362
-- --
27 Dec 2018 -
29 Dec 2018
3 nights
R 18 128
£1 083
-- --
30 Dec 2018 -
1 Jan 2019
3 nights
R 30 414
£1 817
-- --
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Booking fee: R 2 511 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 8 369 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Weekends = £3,100 Oct-Mar, £3,250 Apr-Sep.
Please email for clarification of rate and period as automated rate for weekend is often incorrect, thanks.
Hide Rates
About the neighbourhood
The Old Neptune is in the heart of the picturesque Marina in Ipswich where many luxury yachts and power cruisers are moored and the excellent bars and restaurants give it a ‘St Katherine’s Dock’ type feel.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Stansted: 50.0 km
Railway: Ipswich: 1.0 km
Ferry: Felixtowe: 20.0 km
1 hour from J28 of M25, A14 links to Midlands and rest of UK.
1 Hour train service from Central London
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
If the owner has provided contact information, you may contact him or her directly. If not, you can contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to check if the property is still available. If the owner has listed a phone number, you can also call to follow up. send enquiries to other properties. \n If you still don't hear from the owner, TripAdvisor recommends that you send enquiries to other properties.
How do I pay?
If the owner approves your stay, he or she will let you know which forms of payment are accepted. \n This owner does not currently accept payments via the TripAdvisor inbox.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
R 16 320
Make Enquiry
30 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.