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Best Western Gatehouse Hotel

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Room & Suite (28)
Dining (9)
Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence
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 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.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Charming
HOTEL CLASS
215Reviews
89Photos
1Q+A
50Room tips
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Last week I stayed for 3 nights along with a colleague (who had made the reservation) and 3 clients. We were all impressed and would be happy to return. My room (8) was spacious and attractive, with a feature sleigh bed. The mattress may have been firm for some tastes but was
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We stayed here for two nights with friends in rooms 1 and 2. We had a warm welcome from Marianne and we were given room 2. Whist it was a large room the old sash windows are in desperate need of repair. They were both open ( a hint of damp smell in room) and were incredibly
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My first time stopping at this hotel while in the area on business for three nights. The staff are very friendly, a welcoming smile and happy to spend a few minutes having a chat. Breakfast is cooked to order which is always a plus. Evening meals in the restaurant was
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Response from Claydon I, Manager at Best Western Gatehouse Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for the great review; lovely to receive positive feedback,we look forward to your return, many thanks. your sincerely Frankie Manners Operations Manager Property 83676
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Group of friends (6 Couples) met for a belated New Year Get together. Rooms were spacious and comfortable. Chef was superb to the extend of creating food for 2 vegans in our party. Staff were friendly, efficient and happy. The house itself is superb with wonderful original
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Response from Claydon I, Manager at Best Western Gatehouse Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to review the hotel, your feedback is extremely important to us and we are thrilled that you had a wonderful stay. We do hope you will visit again and we look forward to welcoming you back, many thanks. Kind regards Frankie Manners Operations Manager
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My first visit and yes I will return. A good deal direct for my meals and stay. Pleasant greeting from Marianna, very helpful throughout this stay. Susan,Heather and Head chef can't remember his name and the rest of the crew here very obliging. I spoke to other guests over
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Response from Claydon I, Manager at Best Western Gatehouse Hotel
Responded 5 Jan 2019
Thank you for taking the time to fill in the customer response review; it is encouraging to receive positive feedback from our guests, i have passed on your comments to the staff mentioned including Jason the our chef. We look forward to your visit again in the future, many thanks. your sincerely Frank Frankie Manners Operations Manager
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Bright lights. A revelation in hospitality.
Biscuits - you dont even get this at the hilton anymore.
Proper fireplace
Nice comfy bed with a bit of a squeak
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"Apart from rooms in the main house also have purpose built outside rooms with all modern conveniences"
"I was happy with room 9 ground floor. Quiet road."
"any in main house"
"Ideal for a couple of nights stay or just coming through ipswich."
"Back of the hotel is quieter"
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PRICE RANGE
US$74 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western ipswichipswich best western
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandEast AngliaIpswich
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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