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Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$84 per night from 8 Oct. to 9 Oct.
3.12 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (702 reviews)

"Comfortable, clean, staff very friendly and helpful Tea and coffee in rooms, bottled water for guest use. Would stay in the hotel again and would recommend to other. Rooms plenty of space and comfortable bed."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep. 2020

Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel
Salthouse Harbour Hotel
4 out of 5
1 Neptune Quay, Ipswich, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$202 per night from 18 Oct. to 19 Oct.
0.78 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (425 reviews)

"Fabulous stay in a very unique hotel . Very stylish and beautiful room over looking the harbour . The staff were exceptional. Everyone went out of their way to be helpful and charming . Mention to Lexi on reception in particular. Very clean and COVID friendly throughout. Even in the lift . We will ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug. 2020

Salthouse Harbour Hotel
Novotel Ipswich
4 out of 5
Greyfriars Road, Ipswich, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$70 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
0.42 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (899 reviews)

"Great central location. Clean room. Helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on 13 Sep. 2020

Novotel Ipswich

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Bridge Guest House
2 out of 5
4-6 Ancaster Road, Ipswich, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$77 per night from 2 Oct. to 3 Oct.
1.05 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (431 reviews)

"The site is very near to the train station. Clean and easy car park"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Bridge Guest House
Retreat East
4.5 out of 5
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8.86 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (12 reviews)

"Quiet location, really able to get away from it all. Beautiful barns"…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug. 2019

Retreat East
pentahotel Ipswich
4 out of 5
Ranelagh Road, Ipswich, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$93 per night from 2 Oct. to 3 Oct.
1.04 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (890 reviews)
Fantastic place to stay

"Had a brilliant overnight stay with breakfast and would highly recommend the hotel"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

pentahotel Ipswich
easyHotel Ipswich
3 out of 5
3-5 Northgate Street, Ipswich, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$40 per night from 18 Oct. to 19 Oct.
0.27 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (330 reviews)

"good customer service and nice rooms, really enjoyed our stay there. Good value for money as well."…"

Reviewed on 14 Aug. 2020

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Holiday Inn Ipswich
4 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is AU$63 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.
3.49 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (575 reviews)

"This hotel was excellent, it was lovely and clean, the staff were friendly and very hard working, they had good COVID instructions around the place , our room was spotless, the towels and bedding were very clean, our room was spacious, I can most certainly recommend this hotel, well done to all the ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug. 2020

Holiday Inn Ipswich
Holiday Inn Ipswich Orwell
3 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is AU$74 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.
5.12 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (221 reviews)

"The hotel is not modern but our room was very spacious and perfectly clean. The bathroom seemed to have been refitted and was very good, with a proper shower. The bed was very comfortable. The hotel was rather quiet and there were very few staff around, although they were always there when needed ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug. 2020

Holiday Inn Ipswich Orwell
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The Mermaid by Marston's Inns
4 out of 5
Yarmouth Road, Ipswich, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$90 per night from 2 Oct. to 3 Oct.
1.21 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (71 reviews)

"Excellent rooms - large, clean and with good Covid measures in place. Helpful staff and great air-con!"…"

Reviewed on 13 Aug. 2020

The Mermaid by Marston's Inns
Hintlesham Hall Hotel
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$243 per night from 14 Oct. to 15 Oct.
7.81 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (124 reviews)

"We took our dog. Excellent for them as there is plenty of walks, a secured patio which allowed her to roam freely and was also able to eat in the lounge with her with us. Ideal place for your dog and very clean. Loved the break and surroundings."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Hintlesham Hall Hotel
The Shipwreck Loft
3.5 out of 5
The price is AU$162 per night from 8 Oct. to 9 Oct.
13.9 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)
Delightful Surprise

"This hotel was all that we expected and more. The decor and facilities were good. The power shower was brilliant. I searched online but could find no mention of tea/coffee making equipment, which they did have. I took my own travel kettle for no reason. The breakfast, at £10 was large and well cooked ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Sep. 2019

The Shipwreck Loft
Best Western Ipswich Hotel
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$57 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.
5.92 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (416 reviews)

"Staff were very friendly and helpful and breakfast was excellent. Room was comfortable and clean. However with the exception of the new dining room extension the overall impression was of a hotel that was a little tired and needed a bit of tlc to bring it up to the normal Best Western standard."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep. 2020

Best Western Ipswich Hotel
The Marquis
4 out of 5
The price is AU$322 per night from 19 Oct. to 20 Oct.
13.1 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)

"Brilliant service and aware of social distancing. Food was superb. Rooms spotless."…"

Reviewed on 23 Aug. 2020

The Marquis
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Visiting Ipswich

History buffs will enjoy exploring Ipswich, and visitors give high marks for the lively bar scene. Culturally-rich and welcoming, this city will delight tourists with its theaters, entertainment choices, and sporting events. A top sight in the area is Colchester Zoo.

  • There are 46 hotels and other accommodations in Ipswich
  • The closest major airport is in London (STN-Stansted) 63.8 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Cambridge (CBG) 68.8 away

Sightseeing and Staying in Ipswich

Well known for its theaters, the city's cultural venues include Ipswich Film Theatre, Cornhill, and New Wolsey Theatre. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Ancient House, St Mary at the Elms, and St Mary-le-Tower. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Unitarian Meeting House and Pykenham's Gatehouse.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 46 hotels and other lodging accommodations to pick from in Ipswich. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Innocence Rooms East - With a stay at this 3-star guesthouse, guests can enjoy access to free parking and laundry facilities, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Riverside Cottage - With a stay at this 3-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and concierge services, along with an in-room coffeemaker.
  • Innocence Rooms West - With a stay at this 2.5-star guesthouse, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and helpful staff.

A popular place to see in the surrounding area is Colchester Zoo, located 19 mi (30.6 from the heart of the city.

Getting Around Ipswich

If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Ipswich Station, Derby Road Station, or Westerfield Station. Ipswich may not have many public transit options so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Ipswich

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 51°F and the nighttime average to be 33°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 68°F during the day and 38°F at night
  • July through September averages 71°F during the day and 48°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 61°F during the day and 36°F at night
  • About 0.83 inches of rain falls on Ipswich each year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 69°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 35°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Ipswich?
The Railway is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star inn offers a restaurant and free parking. Reviews from our site also recommend The Marquis and The Shipwreck Loft as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ipswich, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Ipswich.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Ipswich?
Based on reviews, Bridge Guest House is a popular 2-star guest house for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel and Carlton Hotel.
What's the best place to stay for a family trip to Ipswich?
Novotel Ipswich is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and laundry facilities. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include Salthouse Harbour Hotel and Best Western Ipswich Hotel. Also, attractions such as Jimmy’s Farm and Suffolk Leisure Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Ipswich?
Hintlesham Hall Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features 24-hour room service and a garden-view restaurant. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel and Salthouse Harbour Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Ipswich?
Novotel Ipswich is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet’s trip include The Old Times Guest House and pentahotel Ipswich.
What's the best high-end hotel in Ipswich?
Hintlesham Hall Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Salthouse Harbour Hotel and Novotel Ipswich are two other upscale options for your holiday.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Ipswich?
Hintlesham Hall Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel with our travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 32 guestrooms, a restaurant and a bar. If you’re searching for a boutique hotel, also consider Salthouse Harbour Hotel.
What's the best golf hotel in Ipswich?
Hintlesham Hall Hotel is a top 4-star hotel that has a golf driving range and features free WiFi. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Lattice Lodge Guest House and The Station Hotel. Visit Fynn Valley Golf Club, Rushmere Golf Club or Bramford Golf Centre to perfect your golf swing.
Where's the best place to stay in Ipswich that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Novotel Ipswich is a top 4-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other choices near historic sites include Hintlesham Hall Hotel and Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Ipswich Waterfront, Ipswich Museum and Custom House.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Ipswich?
Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a children’s pool and a full-service spa. A couple of other options with an on-site pool include Holiday Inn Ipswich and Cranmoor House - B&B.

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