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Highwaymans Bed & Breakfast

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Cavenham Lane, Risby IP28 6QP, England
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Ranked #1 of 2 Risby B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Newmarket, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Highwaymans for the first time yesterday. I had been meaning to visit sooner, having heard great reveiws, and I was not disappointed. The location is idyllic, reminding me very much of a French Domaine set amongst gently rolling fields of vineyards. There's so much to see with the gallery and a number of local Artisans who use the... More

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London
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

What a hidden gem - Needed a place to stay for a business meeting, near by. I was unable to arrive until 0100hrs in the morning due to a Flight delay. Owners/staff were very accommodating, leaving a personalised message for me, with instructions on where my room was. I was required to leave early the next morning, but was impressed... More

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Juliet F, Owner at Highwaymans Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Anthony, We very much thank you for taking the time to write a review for us here at Highwaymans. It means an immense amount that our guests really enjoy their stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to our slice of heaven when you are next in the area. Many Thanks Juliet & Adam More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

We needed a venue to do a wine tasting and a place to stay the night. Highwaymans was able to fully accommodate this easily with their gallery and B&B. Its a fantastic size, modern and clean and provided us with a great place to do the tasting. We needed two rooms for the night and had a very comfortable stay... More

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013 via mobile

Great welcoming place to stay away from the 'rat race'. Clean comfortable room, great shower (a pet hate of mine is a poor shower) which always a good start. Lovely countryside setting. Had a lovely traditional breakfast. Would definitely stay again. Thanks

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We had a truly wonderful time at Highwaymans; from the moment we arrived until the moment we left. Coming from London our stay was just what we needed, stunning walks, lovely food and endless space for our 3 children to explore. The owners of Highwaymans couldn't have been more helpful, we were made to feel so welcome (we didn't want... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

A beautiful little B&B tucked away in the fields of Risby. The owners, Adam & Juliet, were welcoming and very knowledgeable about the area. The room was clean and comfortable and the breakfast was fantastic. I couldn't recommend it more.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

My partner and I recently visited the Highwaymans and feel it met our needs entirely. The grounds were beautiful, the owners were polite and welcoming and the food was delicious. I highly recommend this B&B to any Bury newcomers. It's a great base to learn about the historic surroundings.

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Brandon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Stayed at the Highwaymans for our anniversary. The setting of the B&B which is tucked away on acres of farmland was so peaceful & relaxing. Stepped out onto the patio around 3 a.m. and I couldn’t believe how many stars I was able to see. Even though I was only 30 minutes from home, I felt like I was a... More

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Cheltenham
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013 via mobile

Position of B&B. Other guests. Breakfast was acceptable. Room quite a good size as was the bathroom. Quantity of towels good. Owners away. Shown to our room by a young man from the gallery? Not very clear about things. Cleanliness not that good. Certainly not crisp bed linen on bed,to the point we were not sure if the bed had... More

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Juliet F, Owner at Highwaymans Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our Bed & Breakfast home. We truly value the opinions of our guests and we truly are sorry that we did not meet your expectations. Providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service has always been our top priority. We want you to know that we truly enjoy sharing our... More

London, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

On a rainy day. Truly a pleasure to arrive and to receive a warm welcome from Juliette and Adam, the owners. I stayed just one night, slept well in a lovely room with beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. The room and ensuite bathroom was spotless and so very comfortable. All amenities provided including TV and hairdryer, shampoo etc. I... More

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Address: Cavenham Lane, Risby IP28 6QP, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Risby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Highwaymans Bed & Breakfast 3*
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