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 rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Laundry
Elevator
Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The budget Best Western Priory Hotel is a 3-star property placed near Ickworth House, Ipswich Institute and Bury St Edmunds.

The city center is 20 minute walking distance from the hotel.

Guests can reach Best Western Priory Hotel by car from London Stansted airport in 55 minutes.

Rooms

There are 38 guestrooms featuring standard twin room, standard triple room and superior double room equipped with coffee/tea makers, ironing facilities, a closet, a work desk and a private toilet. Best Western Priory Hotel offers rooms with the courtyard view. The non-smoking rooms feature bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

At the restaurant British dishes are served.

Services

The on-site conveniences include an elevator, a car park and a luggage storage.

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:   36.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

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. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Bury St. Edmunds
    5000 ft
Airports
  • 32.9 mi
  • Norwich International Airport (NWI)
    37.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    36

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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Rooms and availability

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Standard Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 110 sq. feet
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[NON-REFUNDABLE]-1 Single Bed( Non-Smoking, Standard Room)

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    King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
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    1 King Bed( Non-Smoking, Courtyard View)

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      Standard Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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      Superior Non-Smoking Room with One Double Bed

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        Executive Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed
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        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
          5000 ft
        Airports
        • 32.9 mi
        • Norwich International Airport (NWI)
          37.5 mi
        • Bus stop
          700 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          36

        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 - 4600 ft
        • Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery - 1.1 mi
        • Hatter Street Picture House - 1.2 mi
        • Ottewill Art Gallery - 1.2 mi
        • Wildwood Gallery - 1.2 mi
        • The @ The Drawing Board - 1.3 mi
        • Chimney Mill Galleries - 3.0 mi

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 4600 ft

        Places of interest

        • Bury Town Football Club - 1.0 mi
        • Abbey Gardens - 1.1 mi
        • Diocese of St. Edmundsbury & Ipswich (Church of England) - 1.1 mi
        • Constitutional Club - 1.2 mi
        • United Reform Church - 1.3 mi
        • West Bury Social Club - 1.4 mi

        Amusement

        • Cineworld Bury St. Edmunds - 1.1 mi
        • Odeon Cinema - 1.1 mi
        • Pot Black Club - 1.1 mi
        • Winners Bingo - 1.2 mi

        Museums

        • Moyse's Hall Museum - 1.1 mi
        • Manor House Museum - 1.4 mi
        • The Accessible Art Company Ltd - 1.5 mi

        Parks

        • Nowton Park - 2.1 mi

        Theaters

        • Theatre Royal - 1.5 mi

        Local attractions

        • Dad's Army Museum - 10.6 mi
          Cage Lane, Thetford
        • Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life - 10.7 mi
          Whitehart Street, Thetford
        • Lavenham Falconry - 11.8 mi
          Brent Eleigh Road, Lavenham
        • Go Ape at Thetford - 10.6 mi
          Nr Brandon, Thetford
        • Little Hall Lavenham - 11.2 mi
          Market Place, Lavenham
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          36

        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

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Priory Hotel

        Average guest rating

        7.0out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 40 reviews

        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
          5000 ft
        Airports
        • 32.9 mi
        • Norwich International Airport (NWI)
          37.5 mi
        • Bus stop
          700 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of rooms:
          36

        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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