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The Bell At Sax'

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The Bell At Sax' is a laid-back welcoming 10 bedroom restaurant-with-rooms, in the heart of Saxmundham, surrounded by the Suffolk Heritage Coast and the stylish destinations of Southwold, Aldeburgh, Framlingham and Woodbridge. Here at The Bell, we are all about good cooking, carefully prepared by owner & head chef Jonathan Nicholson and his team, into hearty elegant dishes, made with fabulous local ingredients from our artisan producer friends around East Suffolk. We welcome weekenders, business travellers, holidaymakers, parties and small weddings.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Centrally Located
Full view
45Car recommended
Grade: 45 out of 100
12Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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60Room tips
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My wife and I had a fab two night break from 4 jan to 6 th the breakfast and the evening meal were really nice and filling We stayed in room 5 it’s was nice yes some of the finish needs finishing but it was comfy and warm and plenty of hot water the hotel Is dead centre in the
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Visited The Bell at Sax' twice for breakfast over Christmas, excellent fare well cooked. They had no problems in catering for ten of us. On the Saturday they even stayed open beyond their normal time. We had a variety of breakfasts and can recommend them all, especially "The
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Response from jonathann2806, Owner at The Bell At Sax'
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you, we do pride ourselves in doing a great breakfast and very pleased you all enjoyed it.
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I was fortunate enough to return to the Bell last weekend to try out the carvery with my parents my sister and her husband While there is not much space for the servery what they do, they do well. The meat offerings were beef, turkey, shoulder of pork and ham. I selected the
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Response from jonathann2806, Owner at The Bell At Sax'
Responded 2 weeks ago
That is great to hear, so pleased you enjoyed your meal. We do use the best possible local ingredients which are all freshly cooked and feel it makes a huge difference. Look forward to seeing you back again.
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This is one of the best value for money hotels I have stayed in for a long time excellent food and staff are great, not a lot to do in sax but central for other places to visit. Thanks From rooms 1,2 and 6 23/25 November
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Response from jonathann2806, Owner at The Bell At Sax'
Responded Dec 2, 2018
Thank you so much for your lovely comments, how good to hear. We do hope to see you again soon.
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We have just enjoyed the most beautiful lunch in this hotel restaurant, the menu was very extensive and difficult to choose, but I choose the chicken escalope on a bed of tomatoes, advacado and mozzarella- it was delicious.
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Response from jonathann2806, Owner at The Bell At Sax'
Responded Nov 18, 2018
How lovely to hear that you enjoyed your meal so much, thank you.
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Our twin room
Steps up to room door and bathroom
Headroom? What headroom?
Where is the best place to park if staying at this hotel?
Good morning there is street parking on the market place which is free from 6pm till 8am. alternativly there is the town car park two minutes walk which is £2 for 24 hours monday-saturday and free all day sunday. I hope you have found this helpful. Thomas
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Do you cater for wheelchair users in your rooms
I don't work there either so don't know for sure. There weren't any wheelchair bound residents or guests during our stay.😉 have you tried their website or even phoning them?
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"Did not stay there."
"It over the kitchen"
"Choose a room at the back if noise is a problem"
"Room9 is quirky with steps down to the room from the corridor and up to the bathroom with a bath &shower. Mind the sloping roof!"
"do not choose room number 1 if you wish to sleep before 9:30pm are lie in after 8am"
$89 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomEnglandEast AngliaSaxmundham
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