We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

The White Horse at Hitcham

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Hitcham
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
The White Horse at Hitcham
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 21: English reviews
England
Reviewed July 10, 2015

I am staying here regularly due to work commitments, wow, what a treat! There are three separate rooms to choose from, each with their own 'front door'. My room is a double which is big enough, has comfy bed, good TV, tea / coffee making kit and an ensuite shower room. The price includes breakfast, don't miss that, it's marvellous,...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank HappyWandererEngland
Grackle1234, Owner at The White Horse at Hitcham, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words. Very pleased you are enjoying your stay with us. We are always pleased to hear our guests are happy as we do try our best to make everyone at home.

Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

Not the first time we've stayed here and as always we were made very welcome. Room was warm & cosy even through a cold February weekend. Breakfast was good and the evening menus tempted us on to the dessert As it was winter there was only one beer available, but it well kept. Will be happy to stay here again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MJBMike
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 4, 2015

I booked a table for a family lunch at The White Horse, we felt very welcome and the service was very friendly. There was a good choice of freshly cooked food, very tasty and well presented. We all enjoyed a very pleasant lunch and would highly recommend it to others.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 97Jen
Rochford, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 8, 2014

My family were organising a surprise party for my cousin. It was his 80th birthday. Hitcham is about an hour and a half's drive from here and we didn't know the area at all. It was therefore decided to find a local inn for an overnight stay so that we could enjoy a drink to celebrate. Someone found us The...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank carole n
Ann L, Owner at The White Horse at Hitcham, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. We are always so pleased to read our guests reviews - it makes all the hard work worthwhile. We are happy that you felt at home. Hope you have a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed at The White Horse very recently and the welcome by Richard was lovely. He heard our motorbike and came out to open the gates so that we could securely park it. The service by Richard and his colleagues was brilliant. We had dinner and breakfast and both meals were good, tasty, local produce, home cooking. The accommodation is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank mushah2014
Grackle1234, Owner at The White Horse at Hitcham, responded to this review

HI - Many thanks for your kind comments. We do appreciate the time you have taken to write this testimony for us and hope you will come back and see us again soon. Kind regards Ann and Richard

Henley, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 21, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at The White Horse. Ann and Richard gave us a warm welcome and the room was was lovely and very good value for money.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Liz879
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 7, 2013

We had a lovely break here for our Anniversary, the owners Richard and Ann were most accommodating even when we had to change our dates. Everything was very clean, the food was lovely and plentiful, and the hosts were very welcoming. Even though it was quiet, to us it was the perfect break. Thank you both very much....we will be...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Donna E
Hampshire, England
Reviewed October 31, 2013

What a great find. My wife and I wanted to see Lavenham and explore Suffolk. We stayed four nights but only wish it could have been longer. It was spotlessly clean, comfortable and the hosts Ann and Richard were very friendly and obliging. We decided to have dinner in the pub every night and it was excellent. Great choice and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Frampers
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 27, 2013

We stayed for a short break while visiting Suffolk. Both Richard and Ann the proprietor and his wife were most helpful and friendly. The accommodation was well appointed with all you could need for a short break. The meals that are served in the pub,and cooked by chef Richard are to a high standard.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Pamela B
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 18, 2013

We stayed at the White Horse in order to attend a friend's wedding. We enjoyed 2 nights stay in spotless, comfortable rooms, ate delicious local food and enjoyed the company of Richard & Anne (& Toby). Our hosts could not have been more helpful to us in organising and chasing up taxis - and even lending us cash when we...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank catherine d
Ann L, Owner at The White Horse at Hitcham, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We do appreciate feedback from our guests especially when they have enjoyed their stay with us. We in turn enjoyed your company and hope you will be back to see us again soon. Kind regards. Richard and Ann

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

6 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Other (5)
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Inn is a 4* Guest Inn and is situated in the peaceful Suffolk countryside perfect for a relaxing break. Our detached accommodation is situated on the site of the original stabling. We have one single, one double and one twin bedroom each with en suite facilities. All rooms have TV's, radios, tea-making facilities and hair dryers and are furnished to a high standard. An iron, use of the phone, a cot and high chair are also available. Two rooms have an adjoining door for family use. Free wi-fi is available in the main pub. The Inn is a freehouse and stocks real ales from local breweries. The White Horse Inn is an ideal base for exploring East Anglia. We are within easy reach of the historical towns of Lavenham, Long Melford and Bury St. Edmunds, close to Newmarket racecourses and Constable County. The unspoilt seaside towns of Aldeburgh, Dunwich and Southwold are well worth a visit. Walks round the surrounding fields are also available to anyone who wishes to enjoy the countryside, together with cycling round the quiet lanes. Hitcham is approximately 7 miles from Stowmarket station with trains direct to London (4 stops), Peterborough, Cambridge, Ipswich and Norwich. We offer a SHORT BREAK PACKAGE(breakfast and evening meal)from January to March 2015 (excluding Valentine's). The cost for this is £150 for 2 people sharing a twin or a double room for 2 nights. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Horse at Hitcham

Address: The Street, Hitcham, Babergh District IP7 7NQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Babergh District > Hitcham
Price Range: $50 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from The White Horse at Hitcham staff and other travelers.
1 question
Ask a question
Glendale, California

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from The White Horse at Hitcham staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“All rooms comfortable and cosy.”
 of 5 bubbles carolen104, Dec 8, 2014 | Read review
“This place only has three rooms, one single, one twin and one double. If the double room is anything to go by, the others will be spotless, comfortable and warm too. Fabulous and realistically priced.”
 of 5 bubbles mushah2014, Nov 11, 2014 | Read review
“all in good positions”
 of 5 bubbles johna649, Sep 11, 2013 | Read review
“There are only three rooms as covered in my review. They are very similar and are situated in a row behind the main pub building in a converted stable block. Although simple and a little small they are nicely presented and more than adequate for a few nights stay. We enjoyed a peaceful nights sleep with little noise from the nearby road.”
 of 5 bubbles flyer, Jun 24, 2013 | Read review
“they have 1 single, 1 double and 1 twin - so you need to be quick!”
 of 5 bubbles Nahzidog, Mar 2, 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question