The hotel is extremely well placed, being a few minutes drive from the centre of Ipswich and the A14, connecting Felixstowe, Bury St Edmunds and Cambridge.

From the A14 there is easy access to the A12 leading north to the beautiful Suffolk Heritage Coast and south to London. With so much on offer we look forward to welcoming you soon.

Best Westerm Gatehouse Hotel
799 Old Norwich Road,
Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 6LH

Telephone: 01473 741 897
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How Many rooms does the hotel have?

The hotel has 16 rooms for guests to stay in, each traditional, charming and full of character. Many of the rooms have had a recent renovation for your extra comfort. View our rooms.

Is there FREE WIFI in the hotel?

Yes the hotel has FREE WIFI available to guests

Are there hair-dryers and ironing boards available?

Yes, hair-dryers are provided in the rooms and iron and ironing boards are available on request.

Are there televisions onsite?

Yes, each room has its own terrestrial flat screen TV available for your entertainment.

Is the Restaurant open to the public?

Yes, our fantastic restaurant is open to the public. We welcome everyone into the restaurant, as if you we’re a guest. Everyone in the restaurant is free to try everything from the same tasty, value for money, traditional menu. Find out more.

Is parking onsite and free?

Yes, the hotel has 20 onsite parking spaces with additional space for overflow purposes – all guests to the hotel park for FREE. If you need help getting your luggage from your vehicle, feel free to come into the hotel and ask for assistance.

What's in the area of Ipswich?

Ipswich is fast becoming a star of the east of England. With fantastic english countryside and a revamped modern docklands nearby. Christchurch park and mansion (2 miles), Ipswich waterfront development (3 miles), Ipswich museum (2 miles), Suffolk ski slope (4 miles) and Aldeburgh Suffolk coastal town (28 miles).

How many meeting rooms do you have?

We have just the one meeting room which is available for hire to the public. Please contact us for more information, as we can accommodate seating and refreshments for your requirements.

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Best Western
Gatehouse Hotel
799 Old Norwich Road