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The Pykkerell Inn

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38 High Street, Ixworth, Bury St. Edmunds IP31 2HH, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited the pub after a walk near the village. Nice cosy bar with plenty of staff. Sunny patio area which looked well cared for. Did not eat here but observed the food coming out. Good portions and the plates looked like they have been licked clean! Hope to return and stay the night as there are lovely places to visit... More 

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Warwickshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for just one (Saturday) night. Had booked quite late so not surprised that restaurant was full, especially following a Christening. Even so, the member of staff who booked us in managed to find a slot for us if we wanted it and, if we did not, offered to make a reservation for us at a restaurant in Bury:... More 

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Tideswell, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Stayed for one night and was welcomed by very friendly staff and shown to our very large clean room. It was lovely, however right above the bar and you can hear everything, even peoples conversations. It was like they were in the room with us. Not pleasant for a quiet night in your room and this was on a Thursday... More 

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Paul E, Owner at The Pykkerell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Firstly let me apologise for what seems like many shortcomings with your stay, we do not like to feel that any of our customers go away feeling disappointed. We have addressed many of the points that you bought to my attention in the review, but I would like to reply to some of them in... More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night. Booked at the last minute and needed a place that was dog friendly. The staff were excellent, the food better than expected with plenty to choose from. The room was comfortable and spacious and everything worked. Yes, the taps were a bit stiff and the plumbing a bit noisy but after their good beer did it matter.... More 

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Paul E, Owner at The Pykkerell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Robert and Gill for your kind review. We like to make all welcome and that includes dogs and children so I am glad that we were able to accommodate you all and look forward to seeing you again soon, Paul More 

Farnborough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Fantastic! from the moment we arrived we received a really warm welcome from all of the staff who obviously all enjoy working there,Its a beautiful old coaching Inn with oodles of character, our room was really good and very clean!, we drank in the bar and felt very comfortable and welcomed by staff and locals alike, dinner was really good... More 

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Paul E, Owner at The Pykkerell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Paul for the review. As I mentioned to Sue in the previous response it was a pleasure looking after you all and were only too glad to do the early breakfast. I appreciate the comment about the noise, it is difficult as we are a thriving local pub and they do tend to make a little noise!! See... More 

Derby
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Just arrived back after spending only one night at the pub, such a lovely warm welcome, staff very friendly and food excellent. Was abit apprehensive reading some of the reviews but needn't have worried. Even the locals were friendly. Good clean room, good supply of milk, coffee, tea and biscuits and two bottles of water, free wifi, large TV, great... More 

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Paul E, Owner at The Pykkerell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Sue for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with your friends and am happy that we managed to get your respective partners away early so you could enjoy the lie in! See you soon, regards, Paul More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Highly recommend this beautiful inn with amazing rooms and fantastic staff. Extremely good value. Definitely will be coming back! Breakfast was very well set out and made exactly how I wanted. I honestly have nothing negative to say about this establishment.

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Paul E, Owner at The Pykkerell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for you very kind review. I am pleased you liked the Pykkerell so much and look forward to seeing you soon! Regards, Paul More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Visited this lovely worldly Inn after a recommendation, the food was very average and overpriced a sandwich for £6 ish with dry Bread from a standard supermarket loaf, and whitebait served with no Bread or roll at all which is the first time for me as i always have this wherever i go. The burgers were quite greasy and rubbery... More 

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Paul E, Owner at The Pykkerell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I apologise that you felt disappointed with the food, I have passed all the comments to the Chef and we will endeavour that the food you sampled will not be repeated. We pride ourselves on the food and any constructive criticism is welcome as we like our customers to feel they have had value for... More 

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34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This traditional and charming coaching house provides individual and comfortable rooms at reasonable prices. As you would expect from Green King, this is a well managed establishment and the staff are friendly and welcoming. I would certainty stay there again when visiting friends and family in the area. With a few refinements to reception and dressing, it could be truly... More 

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Paul E, Owner at The Pykkerell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are always trying to improve the Pykkerell and will take your comments on board. We look forward to seeing you again soon, regards, Paul More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here last week on business and found it really relaxing. Clean room, nice bed, large flat screen TV and an excellent food made this small establishment really good value. Although a little out of the way, it is certainly worth a visit.

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Paul E, Owner at The Pykkerell Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Fred for your review and we look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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