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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 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the Inn for an early evening meal following a visit to the area. Having arrived early we took the opportunity to have a drink whilst sitting in the sun in the rear courtyard, admiring the old world setting. We entered the dining room at 6.00pm, for the start of service, where our reserved table awaited. Waiting staff... More 

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here due to working in the area. On arrival staff were organised and polite , I was shown to my room and everything was explained. The rooms are clean , have huge double beds although on closer inspection it was in fact two single beds bolted together. The en suite was fairly nice however some will not enjoy the... More 

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Wales Uk
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39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very convenient for Bury St Edmunds, with plenty of parking. Staff very helpful, restaurant good with mainly fish based dishes on the menu. The room we had was comfortable and clean and there were no problems with the hot water in the shower. We would be happy to stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Went on a Saturday lunchtime and the service was excellent and the food even better. Definitely recommend the goats cheese and mushroom penne pasta or the fish and chips. Heavenly. Lovely old pub in a popular village.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Recently spent a night at this wonderful B&B. The room was huge and very comfortable, with great amenities and I can’t commend the staff enough! The service we received was astounding and the staff alone were enough to give this 5 stars. We had a meal in the restaurant in the evening and the food was amazing, such high quality... More 

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

Thank you Griffin for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again in the not too distant future, regards, Paul More 

Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

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

Thanks Chrissy for your review. We would be delighted if you stayed in the future and you can then enjoy a meal for yourselves to sample!! Thank you again, Paul More 

Warwickshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

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

Thank you for your lovely review and we're glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I have taken note of your comments on the breakfast condiments and we are in the process of replacing them. See you soon, Paul More 

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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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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 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 

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