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The Old Pear Tree Bed & Breakfast

Whepstead, Bury St. Edmunds IP29 4UD, England
The Old Pear Tree Bed & Breakfast
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Geisenheim, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Old Pear Tree is a wonderfull B&B with very friendly hosts. We had the conference bedroom, which is very large and comfortable. Everything was very clean and nice decorated. The breakfast was unique and very very tasty. Perhaps the best one we ever had in the whole UK. It was a suberb stay!!! Many Thanks!!! Arne & Marén from... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We visited the Old Pear Tree when coming to Bury St Edmunds (it's about 10 minutes drive away). It's on the A road, but traffic is minimal at night time. It's a lovely B&B, nicely laid out and well appointed. There is a garden which would be beautiful to sit out in in the summer, and plenty of countryside around... More 

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Ripon, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This is our second stray here and both times we have rated it the best accommodation we have ever stayed in. The rooms are superbly appointed and meticulously clean, looking as though spring cleaning has just finished. The breakfast provides everything you could wish for including lovely fresh fruit (blueberries, strawberries, raspberries etc.) even in December, and the most flavoursome... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Absolutely beautifull B&B really good atmosphere from the building and top class service from our hosts.Superb breakfast along with an excellent choice of options for it.Extremely comfortable beds!Superb room with unlimited supply of hot drink options and fresh milk and bottled water for the kettle to boot! We will definitely return, an excellent experience that left us wishing that we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We sadly only had a 1 night stay here, would love to go back. Bedroom was a great size, and right next door to the twin, where our children were staying. Had The Most amazing breakfast with more food than you could want. Very friendly owners who made us feel very comfortable, love touch was the dressing gowns in the... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We booked to stay here so we could go to a family wedding nearby. The Trip Advisor reviews are very accurate. Jenny was so helpful when we arrived late and nothing was too much trouble. In the rooms, everything has been thought of from wifi access and small torches in case you need them through to bottles of water. The... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My wife and I stayed one night in July and enjoyed a very warm welcome. My wife was on crutches as a result of a recent, unforeseen accident and because of this we were offered a larger room for easier manoeuvrability. The following morning Jenny informed us that she had been in contact with the Red Cross and if we... More 

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london
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed here just one night on a weekend away. Lovely b&b, immaculately clean, great old building very tastefully done. Friendly hosts, felt nice & homely . Very good breakfast, very comfy bed! Great location for Bury St Edmunds, Lavenham etc.

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Sheffield
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for one night on business and it was a very nice place. The owner made me feel at home and offered me use of her kitchen so I could warm my dinner up. The room was clean and comfortable with an ensuite bathroom and had a good range of refreshments with fresh milk, much nicer than the... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

My daughter had booked us a nearby spa as my 60th birthday gift and she chose the Old Pear Tree as an overnight stay before as an extra surprise! A lovely find, very clean and cosy with every thing you could wish for provided. We shared a twin room that had it's own private bathroom with shower along the landing... More 

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