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Family-Friendly Hotels in Sudbury, England

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Top Sudbury Family-Friendly Hotels

The Case Restaurant with Rooms
4.9/5Exceptional! (75 reviews)

"A beautiful well presented room that was spotlessly clean and had the most amazing landlady , great service and a great breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan 2020

The Case Restaurant with Rooms
The Black Lion, Long Melford
The price is Rs9,452 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (41 reviews)

"Great place to stay but on a busy corner. Service was excellent and so was dinner"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jan 2020

The Black Lion, Long Melford
The Bridge Street Historic Guest House
2 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs8,050 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (13 reviews)

"The Garden suite was a garden shed at the end of the driveway with a minute bathroom and constant noise from the busy road. Certainly not worth the money we paid. We were then moved to the Forge suite which was located through a cluttered kitchen and a very untidy overgrown garden. Less noise but ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jun 2019

The Bridge Street Historic Guest House
The Bull Hotel Long Melford by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs5,120 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (175 reviews)
pleasant stay, good value

"All good value and an interesting historic hotel, very central for suffolk and essex and would make a great base to tour the surrounding areas, breakfast staff very helpful and pleasant...."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

The Bull Hotel Long Melford by Greene King Inns
Long Melford B&B
2.5 out of 5
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4.1/5Very Good! (22 reviews)
Nice

"Lovely large room and comfortable, the bathroom could have been bigger given the size of the room just found it a bit tight. Biscuits, fruit and porridge left in room for breakfast which I was not expecting as no breakfast offered but you can go to The Bull for £6.95. Overall I would recommend and ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Jul 2019

Long Melford B&B
The Bell Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
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4/5Very Good! (95 reviews)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"Old building with character and good size room in annexe. A bit creaky and not very soundproof but suited us. Service was rather hit and miss - room was prepared for one although booked for two, room not cleaned on second day (new towels etc provided after request), and no food available on day of ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug 2019

The Bell Hotel
The Mill Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs5,103 per night
3.9/5Good! (235 reviews)
Bar food More reasonably priced than restaurant

"This is the second time I have stayed in this hotel and I have always found the staff friendly and helpful. As this was a business trip I am on an allowance for food and drinks and when dining in the restaurant on the first night could only afford a drink and main course to stay within my budget ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

The Mill Hotel
The Bay Horse
3 out of 5
The price is Rs3,151 per night
3.7/5Good! (197 reviews)

"Good -3rd time I have stayed there and will continue to do so"…"

Reviewed on 17 Dec 2019

The Bay Horse
Bulmer Tye House
Great for families
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3.5/5Good! (6 reviews)
Families like: outdoor tennis court, extra beds/cots, free breakfast for the whole family
what a horrible place

"what a horrible hotel, weird people that run it and come to your bedroom in there night gown ??? no kettle in room, no kettle or coffee in room, no heating in room no TV in room...... just a horrible place to stay Its not a guest house its a big house with old people owners that try and make a few ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2020

Bulmer Tye House
The George and Dragon Inn
Great for families
The price is Rs4,916 per night
3.3/5 (53 reviews)
Families like: playground, games room
Nice stopover

"Very friendly welcome on a very wet, very cold evening. Extremely long day on the road, I needed a clean, warm room, good shower and a decent meal. That’s what I got. Ok, it’s not 4 star, it’s an inn, and it was 1 mile away from my first appointment next morning. It has free parking, Wi-Fi and food ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2020

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Where Should We Stay in Sudbury?

The welcoming destination of Sudbury is a great choice if you've been considering a vacation with the kids. The horseback riding, rollerskating, and adventure tours are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Fly into London (STN-Stansted), which is located 22.4 mi (36.1 km) from the city center. Sudbury has 9 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where you should stay.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

The Bell Hotel: Offers a restaurant, free parking, and free English breakfast. Guests like the comfy beds and clean rooms at this 3-star inn.

Bulmer Tye House - Features free parking, free full breakfast, and an outdoor tennis court. This bed & breakfast is rated 2 stars.

The George and Dragon Hotel - Offers a restaurant, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the clean rooms and helpful staff at this 3.5-star inn.

The Mill Hotel - Features a restaurant, free parking, and free WiFi. The overall comfort and breakfast options make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

When Should We Visit Sudbury?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family vacation. Use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Sudbury.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average temperature of 69°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average temperature of 35°F
  • Driest months: March, September, February, and August, with an average rainfall of 0.05 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, April, May, and October, with an average rainfall of 0.08 inches

What Should We See and Do in Sudbury?

While you and your family are vacationing in Sudbury, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Long Melford Heritage Centre and Kentwell Hall. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Gainsborough's House and Little Hall Lavenham.

Sudbury is also known for its:
  • Historical sites
  • Rollerskating
  • Countryside
  • Horseback riding

Getting Around Sudbury

If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Sudbury Station. Sudbury may not have many public transit choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

Frequently asked questions

What's Sudbury like for family-friendly holidays?
The welcoming destination of Sudbury is a great choice if you’ve been thinking about a holiday with the children. The horse riding and roller skating are just a few things that make this an attractive holiday destination for families. Take to the air and fly into London (STN-Stansted), which is located 22.4 mi (36.1 km) from the city centre.
What's the best hotel when travelling with children to Sudbury?
The Bell Hotel is a top 3-star inn on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good options to stay with the children include The Bay Horse and The Bull Hotel Long Melford by Greene King Inns.
What's the weather like in Sudbury?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual rainfall for Sudbury is 584 mm.
What's there to see and do with your family in Sudbury?
While you are visiting Sudbury, you may want to round up the youngsters and make time to see interesting attractions such as Gainsborough’s House and Long Melford Heritage Centre. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Newmarket Racecourse, Ickworth House and Colchester Zoo.
What's the best way for us to get around Sudbury?
To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Sudbury Station. Sudbury may not have many public transport options to choose from, so consider renting a car to explore more.

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