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BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   16 - 18 Ipswich Road, Ipswich IP6 0AR, England
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Ranked #8 of 22 Hotels in Ipswich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Paul T Cardiff, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
21 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

8 people in 6 rooms in our group. Easy to find location, bedrooms pretty small but adequate - ours needed the bedroom blind fixing, the shower screen wasn't sealed properly and the bathroom shelf was loose. On the first morning 2 out of four breakfasts on our table weren't quite as ordered and that day several rooms were not made... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We loved The Claydon Country House Hotel. The staff were efficient and very friendly, sorry didn't get all your names and Sarah thank you for your attention. Our room was situated at the back of the hotel and was a little on the dark side (due to large conifer trees) but this is only a minor grumble. For us the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights in July. Hotel is a standard British 3 star nothing too fancy but does a good job. Room was nice, air con was great as the weather was very warm Shower was terrible (you were lucky "happyfamilyWalesUk") - no power at all! The food was very good; breakfast was plentiful and we had one evening meal... More

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed with my 13 year old son, and we both really liked the unpretentious atmosphere and kind friendly staff. The room was quite large enough, the twin beds comfortable. The bathroom included a bath, which was really welcome after a tough afternoon's playing football for my son. We did not want the whole 'fine dining' menu so they suggested... More

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in the Ipswich area for a Family get together and Claydon was just a few miles away. Arriving very late on Friday evening it was refreshing to find very helpful and welcoming staff at Reception. Our room was large and very clean, with a bed the size of the Wirral. A good nights sleep was punctuated by the... More

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BWGatehouse, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review about your recent stay at Claydon. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope that you had a fabulous time at the wedding too., Kind regards Heather Billing Operations Manager More

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just back home from a 2 night stay in the Claydon Country House Hotel. Staff were excellent, restaurant staff just as good. Room clean and tidy. (2nd floor) The main problem we had was the shower, it would have been just as effective to stand under a dripping tap, It took ages to get properly washed and rinsed. . The... More

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BWGatehouse, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and the feedback regarding irons and ironing boards. I can only apologise on behalf of the hotel and thank you for bring this to my attention. I am pleased that some your stay at Claydon was enjoyable and I hope we can make these small improvements to ensure these things don't happen again in the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although we live only a short distance from Claydon Country Hotel we often take advantage of the Fine Dining and did so again this evening. As usual the food is 10 out of 10 but as experienced on other occasions their front of house needs addressing, would be nice to see them in a uniform and definitely more friendly, and... More

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BWGatehouse, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to tell me about your fine dining experience at Claydon. I am so sorry that you had these issues and I do take the feedback seriously. I will certainly be looking at the team, providing some extra training and making improvements. It is a shame when the food is always excellent and I am... More

Guildford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I stayed here for two nights on a weekend break to Suffolk. The staff were very welcoming and helpful, and the room was clean and comfortable, with good air conditioning to regulate the temperature. The food in the restaurant was excellent on both nights I stayed there. I would certainly stay there again if I was in the area.

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BWClaydonHotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Lovely review, thank you so much. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Heather Billing Operations Manager More

Burry Port, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had 2 comfortable nights when using this hotel to visit Suffolk. The hotel is very convenient with good road links to surrounding areas. We asked for a quiet room and were given very quiet accommodation at the rear of the hotel - a few banging doors from those going to work in the morning. The room was adequate but... More

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BWClaydonHotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review

We really appreciate that you have taken the time to leave your feedback and are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay. Kind regards Heather Billing Operations Manager More

Northampton, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Large comfortable room with all that you could expect. Shower curtain badly stained and needs replacing. Apart from that, very good. Well positioned near A14. Friendly helpful staff at reception. We ate at pub across the road. Dinner on Sunday at hotel only available between 7-8!! Even then choice of roasts only. So can't make any comment re:food. Hotel clean,... More

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BWClaydonHotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am so sorry that your shower curtain was not acceptable and I will address this issue straight away. I am pleased that overall you had a good stay and hope that you will continue to support the Best western brand Kind regards Heather Billing Operations Manager More

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Address: 16 - 18 Ipswich Road, Ipswich IP6 0AR, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Claydon Country House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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