Hotel The Ickworth

HorringerBury St EdmundsIP29 5QEUnited Kingdom
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About Hotel The Ickworth

Hotel The Ickworth is a luxury retreat set amid acres of National Trust parkland. It offers a wide range of activities and has its own spa.

The main building is home to 27 unique bedrooms, and there are also apartments and other rooms located in The Lodge, which is separate to the main property and ideal for families. The spacious apartments here have Wi-Fi, DVDs and other games to keep everyone entertained.

Hotel The Ickworth features a spa and wellness centre, an indoor pool and a children's play area, along with a garden and sun terrace. On-site activities include cycling, swimming and tennis, and free Wi-Fi and parking is also available.

Guests can dine in the relaxed environment of the conservatory, or opt for a more formal dinner at Fredericks Restaurant.

Hotel The Ickworth sits a few miles from Bury St Edmunds and the A14, which leads to Newmarket and Cambridge.


Horringer, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5QE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1284)735350 | Fax: +44(1284)736300 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hairdresser
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Porter service
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Massage


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Childcare / Babysitting
  • Kids' club
  • Kids' playground

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Incredibly family-friendly.

If you’re looking for a relaxing break where the kids will be well looked after and entertained while you enjoy the facilities, The Ickworth is ideal. With a children’s playground, a creche, a babysitting service and plenty of activities for the kids to d

Gorgeous surroundings.

Located in the heart of the Suffolk countryside, The Ickworth is a rural retreat set in National Trust parkland. The estate has beautiful gardens, scenic walking trails and is a great place to explore by bike, which can be borrowed on-site.

Staff are wonderful.

Most guests who have stayed at The Ickworth report that the staff are friendly, helpful and courteous. Parents like that the staff are particularly accommodating and welcoming to their kids and that nothing was too much trouble for them.

Negative Reviews

Geared too much towards families?.

Although most guests loved that the hotel is family-friendly and caters so well to children, those travelling as couples have commented that the amount of children around on weekends and school holidays disturbed their stay a bit. Crying babies at breakfa

Food was only average.

A few guests have commented that the food at Fredericks Restaurant could have been better and that the menu wasn’t what they were expecting from a restaurant at a country manor hotel. While other guests report that they enjoyed a lovely meal at the restau

Rating Overview

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8.6 out of 10 based on 443 reviews