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Essex, United Kingdom
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The Abbey is exactly what it says - a hotel in buildings that were once part of the abbey. The rooms are comfortable, luxurious and exceptionally clean. The staff are friendly welcoming and kind. This is more like staying with a relative than a paid for hotel. Extremely easy access to Bury St Edmunds - great for a short break

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Needingworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've just returned from a weekend break with family in Bury St Edmunds. We were made to feel really welcome by everyone at the Abbey hotel- especially Clare who was so great at dealing with all our requests. The accommodation itself was really cosy and the buildings have been carefully restored to maintain it's original charm. Breakfasts were really good...

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Thank hsirot-smith
Consett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely small hotel. Room was comfortable and contained everything we needed. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful, and such a bonus to have on site parking. Conveniently potion ed for all Bury St Edmunds has to offer. Would definitely return.

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Thank Michael M
Holyhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Pleasant room with all the facilities you would expect. Bathroom shower was rather awkward as was the parking. Quite a struggle to get the car out as I was the first to leave. Breakfast was good and the staff helpful - rather missed not having a bar although it is not a long walk into town.

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Thank Michael R
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Super location with excellent reviews here and in hotel visitor book. BUT we had several issues with housekeeping, I felt the breakfast was good but not excellent. Maybe we were unlucky but not worth the 4* rating/price in my opinion.

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Thank David R
Chepstow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

An historic building with aged wall ceiling and floor contours but a modern helpful service from a staff for whom helpfulness came naturally. We had a lovely stay there for a few days while visiting the area. Car park has a narrow gateway and care is needed coming in off the street but then, it was built before anyone thought...

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Thank BobShepherd
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Overnight stay here whilst working in Bury. The hotel is in a good location, not far from the town centre. The hotel is on a medium sized residential street so it was quiet overnight. There was a really warm welcome and very friendly staff. The room was clean and had coffee and tea facilities, basic toiletries, TV and an arm...

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Thank A9889
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

A lovely family-run hotel close to the centre of the historic market town. Wonderful venue, full of character, good food and friendly staff. Would definitely stay again and gladly recommend to others.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night here while attending a wedding. The staff were all very friendly. The rooms are comfortable and come with a good power shower to blow away the cob webs. Tasty breakfast with plenty of choice and served quickly. Convenient location not too far from the town centre and restaurants. Would have no hesitation staying again if I...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Abbey Hotel is really a very superior B&B. No evening meal but superb breakfasts. The owners are delightful and really put themselves out for us. I am sure we will return. The building is historic and modernisation has not spoilt the atmosphere. While there we went one night for dinner to the Angel Hotel. The food there was poor...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Abbey Hotel

Address: 35 Southgate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 2AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Bury St Edmunds
Price Range: £111 - £154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Abbey Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“all rooms are lovely - there are annexe rooms”
 of 5 bubbles dmcsignup, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Expect an ancient building dating back to 1500s with modern a helpful intelligent staff.”
 of 5 bubbles BobShepherd, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The main road can be noisy although secondary double glazing is very effective.”
 of 5 bubbles dave20144, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“For 2 couples or 2 individuals wishing for separate roo Loved our stay in annex. 2 double en-suit bedrooms and private sitting room. .”
 of 5 bubbles winter1813, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The junior suite (room No 3) is fine, even with a fairly compact shower.”
 of 5 bubbles B5181TYandys, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
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