Best Western Priory Hotel - Bury St. Edmunds

Tollgate, Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom, IP32 6EH  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Priory Hotel - Bury St. Edmunds

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The 3-star Best Western Priory Hotel boasts central location not far from Go Ape at Thetford, Flatford and Hedingham Castle. This hotel dates from 1800 and was refurbished in 2008.

Just 20 minutes from the center of Bury St. Edmunds.

Just 55 minutes from London Stansted airport.

Rooms

All 35 non-smoking guestrooms feature modern facilities. They also have family bathrooms with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat

At the award-winning restaurant guests can enjoy British cuisine.

Services

Internet access, a meeting room and a photocopier and such hotel facilities as a lift and free parking are available on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   40.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Indoor parking
  • Free parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • No wheelchair access
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Golf course
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • No disability-friendly bathroom

Media

  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Tollgate, Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom, IP32 6EH

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City Center
  • Bury St. Edmunds
    1.5km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    40

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBury St. EdmundsBest Western Priory Hotel

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Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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    hotel Best Western Priory Hotel - Bury St. Edmunds Bury St. Edmunds location
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    Hotel Address:

    Tollgate, Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom, IP32 6EH

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    City Center
    • Bury St. Edmunds
      1.5km
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2008
    • Number of rooms:
      40

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBury St. EdmundsBest Western Priory Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • The Bury Framing Centre - 1.4km
    • Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery - 1.8km
    • Hatter Street Picture House - 1.9km
    • Wildwood Gallery - 2.0km
    • Ottewill Art Gallery - 2.0km
    • The @ The Drawing Board - 2.1km

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 1.4km

    Places of interest

    • Bury Town Football Club - 1.6km
    • Abbey Gardens - 1.8km
    • Diocese of St. Edmundsbury & Ipswich (Church of England) - 1.8km
    • Constitutional Club - 1.9km
    • United Reform Church - 2.1km
    • West Bury Social Club - 2.2km

    Amusement

    • Cineworld Bury St. Edmunds - 1.7km
    • Pot Black Club - 1.8km
    • Odeon Cinema - 1.8km
    • Winners Bingo - 1.9km

    Museums

    • Moyse's Hall Museum - 1.8km
    • Manor House Museum - 2.2km
    • The Accessible Art Company Ltd - 2.4km

    Parks

    • Nowton Park - 3.4km

    Theaters

    • Theatre Royal - 2.4km

    Local Attractions

    • Dad's Army Museum - 17.1km
      Cage Lane, Thetford
    • Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life - 17.3km
      Whitehart Street, Thetford
    • Lavenham Falconry - 19.0km
      Brent Eleigh Road, Lavenham
    • Go Ape at Thetford - 17.1km
      Nr Brandon, Thetford
    • Little Hall Lavenham - 17.9km
      Market Place, Lavenham
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2008
    • Number of rooms:
      40

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBury St. EdmundsBest Western Priory Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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    Best Western Priory Hotel Reviews

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    Individual guest reviews

    • Single
      7.4

      The breakfast was excellent - all freshly cooked to order rather than these mediocre breakfast buffets that seem to prevail in hotels these days. Service at breakfast was very good. The location of the hotel was convenient for both city and countryside. The rooms were spacious and quiet - mine was in a separate block outside the main hotel building.

      The room was very stuffy and smelt a bit damp and musty, the decor was a little bland and dated. It felt a bit like a sheltered housing unit! The tv was incoveniently located in a shelving unit and the doors of the unit when opened meant that the tv was partly obscured - no use if you wanted to watch tv in bed! Opening the window to air the room was spoilt by guests in the block opposite smoking outside their room. There were cobwebs in the bathroom.

    • Single
      7.4

      Room Service

      Tv - could only get three channels in room - staff said it was due to digital switch over - no point advertising freeview channels however when you could only watch three (bbc).

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      The service and the breakfast were both excellent.we arrived very late and the staff member who checked us in was very efficient.

      There were not enough covers on the bed the weather had turned cold and only 1 blanket.i was also sursprised to see blankets on the bed still as most hotels I stay in now supply duvets.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The simplicity of the facilities and helpfulness of the staff. The Hotel does exactly what it says it will do.

      We found the room extremely warm even without any heating on.

    • Single
      7.8

      The food was lovely as were the staff - something that is hard to find these days!

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Staff were friendly and room and breakfast were OK.

      Evening meals were not up to standard and some compensation was freely made.Hotel was almost empty over Easter weekend

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Nice grounds, and the staff were very helpful and polite. The english breakfast was disappointing - 0bviously had been pre-cooked, was overdone, and had sat around for a while. Bed extremely hard, though the room was a good size. Nice quiet location.

      Nice and quiet and in nice grounds.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Quiet, relaxing, good food

      poor choice of beers in an area noted for them - but that's just being fussy!

    • Single
      5.0

      Size of room, tripping over things like TV & Chair. Walk from room to main hotel in rain - get soaked!!

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      This was my third visit to the Priory Hotel and again I found it excellent. The service is good and the staff put themselves out to be friendly . If you want something you get it! I found the resteraunt staff attentive and helpful.

    • Single
      7.4

      Nice friendly staff, quiet well appointed rooms, some being bungalow style in the gardens and excellent food in the restaurant.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      It would have been nice if the weather had been better so that we could have sat out in the gardens but going this time of year you can't expect it to be.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Pleasant staff and an ideal location.

      The bathroom was looking a bit worn and needs some attention.

    • Older travelers
      5.4

      Staff and service

      Bathroom floor not clean (couldn't walk in bare feet); room got cold in the night; pathways to garden rooms uneven and dangerous, poorly lit

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Spacious room. Good food especially breakfast.

      Grounds not as spacious as I expected. What a pity the coffee did not match up to the excellent breakfast. It was dreadful (like hot water). Waitress happily replaced the first lot but the second lot was just as bad.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Priory Hotel - Bury St. Edmunds Bury St. Edmunds location
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    Hotel Address:

    Tollgate, Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom, IP32 6EH

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Bury St. Edmunds
      1.5km
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2008
    • Number of rooms:
      40

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBury St. EdmundsBest Western Priory Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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