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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Northgate St., Bury St. Edmunds IP33 1HP, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014
Tony B Oxford, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

What a gorgeous guest house. Just a few rooms but a wonderful welcome asked nothing was too much, even early breakfast on Sunday. A beautiful room full of antiques but excellent comfort and a great bathroom with bath and nice powerful shower. Cooked breakfast was delicious. Parking is also available and free. Stay there!

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Oxford
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35 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We were staying in Bury St Edmunds as we were singing at the cathedral over the weekend. Mrs. Pott made us extremely welcome, and was happy to serve an excellent breakfast early so we could get over to the cathedral on time. Really enjoyable stay.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Fantastic place to stay. Very friendly, comfortable, clean and homely. Honesty bar available. Ideally located close to all amenities. Lovely owner and breakfast was delicious. We normally like to stay at hotels and have stayed at the Angel previously but will DEFINITELY be returning here.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Visiting Bury for the first time this was the perfect place to stay. Free parking, great room, comfy bed, close to the town centre, beautiful breakfast (including a birthday candle in my tomato) and a very welcoming host in the owner Mrs Potts. A truly great nights sleep in total peace and quiet at the back of the house. Would... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

Ounce house is just lovely, from a warm welcome as soon as you step through the door to the moment you leave. The owner is a wonderful lady and nothing is too much to ask. Although I didn't have breakfast, it looked delicious and the other patrons looked like they were thoroughly enjoying it. Smarties on my pillow was a... More

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We arrived a lot later than planned (nearly 11pm) due to traffic on the way down, however Mrs Potts greeted us warmly and showed us to our room. It was a large, comfortable room and very quiet even though it was close to Northgate Street. We had everything we needed and had a good night. Sleep was a little disrupted... More

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12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

This is a very nice family run hotel, very english! Rooms and bathrooms were starting to show there age, but at last a renovation is underway. Breakfast has always been a good experience, not as good as it was and it does feel a little like been at school. Overall very handy for centre of bury but there are now... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Warm welcome, excellent room with all the home comforts including an excellent breakfast. Easy parking and walking distance from the centre and old town (try the One Bull Public House for dinner). Great to see hotels like this surviving. Highly recommend it.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

What a lovely home to visit. A warm welcome, a most beautiful, spacious bedroom overlooking the pretty garden and lovely people. We were there only for a night and wish we had set aside more time. The beautiful centre of Bury is a very easy walk from Ounce House and there are plenty of good restaurants to choose from for... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

Beautiful spacious bedroom with large en-suit. Fabulous breakfast and very welcoming hosts. No problems with parking and everything in walking distance. A truly remarkable place. In fact a very rare gem -not to be missed!!

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Address: Northgate St., Bury St. Edmunds IP33 1HP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Bury St. Edmunds
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ounce House 3*
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