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Sorrel Horse Inn

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Old Norwich Road | Barham, Ipswich IP60PG, England
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Sorrel Horse Inn
Ranked #20 of 38 Ipswich B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Telford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My grandson and his wife live in Ipswich and we go to visit them when we can. We've stayed in a few different place, all fairly good, but we just wanted something more welcoming and homely. We found the Sorrel Horse Inn on the Internet and thought why not it's 15 minutes from my grandson's. When we drove on to... More

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Ipswich Suffolk
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I called to see if this establishment could accommodate 4 people, one of whom would remain in her wheelchair, for Sunday Lunch. The phone rang quite some time, before a female answered with an unfriendly toned voice..and just said "hello", after I asked if they could accommodate a wheelchair user, the unfriendly voice, just said, "we can but it will... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is one of my favourite places to eat in the Ipswich area. The food is always superb.......great portion sizes and you can taste the home-cooked quality of it. I have been here with a party of 6 or more before and every single person has always loved their meal. It is always very busy here on a weekend so... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

A lovely pub to spend a afternoon with the children. A great play area, the food is always good (nothing special) Lasagne is yummy. Lots of choice on ales not so good on lagers. One of the best pubs around for us! We will definatly be back again. Worth a visit

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Wales
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We had one evening meal here after being recommended for fresh cooking. It was a Friday evening and the place was heaving and staff really pushed to the limit and working very hard, so there was an understandable wait for the food. Some other diners didn't seem so happy and said so. The food was fresh and main dishes were... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

Used this pub to stay the night before my wedding with close family and friends and was a star find. Fantastic food and rooms were clean and well equipped. Was not expecting such nice rooms for the price, friendly staff aswell. Would recommend and will be back soon.

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Frodsham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I am a 53 year old GP who last week had the misfortune to stay at this place along with my 2 young sons (12 and (14) and my 59 year old partner. We were going to Holland and I chose this place as somewhere to stay on the way out and back as we live in Cheshire. It looked... More

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matches1973, Owner at Sorrel Horse Inn, responded to this review

I have been at the Sorrel Horse for 27 years and have never had an experience like when this family stayed. Would you let your child drag the mattress and duvet into a communal bathroom and allow them to sleep on the floor? Would you let your young child play on a personal computer game in the car park past... More

Birmingham
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed overnight on Saturday, room was clean and pleasant. Had a meal there Saturday evening and food was good, breakfast the next morning also very nice. Staff were helpful and friendly. Would go again

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Myself and Sister took my mother to the Sorrel Horse, to reminisce on the area where our mother went to school and spent her early years of life. On arrival, my young hearted mother took a tumble in their busy Restaurant, this normally would have doomed our holiday, but thanks to the kindness and professionalism of both the Staff and... More

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Eye, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Having lived in the area for 5 years I've visited the Sorrel Horse many times. Probably once a month. We have never had a duff meal. The menu doesn't change very often and some people complain about this, but they are very good at what they do cook. The steak and ale pie is my favourite. A very generous serving... More

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Address: Old Norwich Road | Barham, Ipswich IP60PG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Sorrel Horse Inn Ipswich, Suffolk

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