The Ickworth Retreat exudes traditional country house style and is set within the magnificent estate grounds of the world renowned National Trust property Ickworth House. Nestled amongst four acres of private manicured gardens and secluded from the main house the imposing Retreat welcomes your party of up to forty guests whilst offering you the facilities of a hotel.
Ickworth Retreat itself makes a quintessential location for a celebration with large private lawns to spill out onto from the imposing lounge in the evening and a dining room that can seat 40 where you will be served your breakfast each morning. What better way to start an activity filled day in your private retreat?
After a long and leisurely start to the day the Retreat’s many activities will keep you entertained, why not take a swim in the indoor heated swimming pool, experience on of the treatments in the onsite spa, play a game of tennis or take out one of the fleet of mountain bikes with friends. You will never have a bored moment at The Retreat, not unless you want to unwind with a book of course!
The large interconnecting rooms make the perfect spacious suites for family groups across the generations, the suites offer generous living space with their own sitting rooms and even a kitchenette if you want to escape the merriment.
The Garden Room is the ideal location to host a drinks reception or private dinner and with dedicated staff and catering available you will have everything you need for your luxurious stay.
Additionally the adults can relax with the peace of mind that the crèche is also happy to lend a hand, there is baby and toddler equipment available such as push chairs and baby carriers - there’s even a Bugaboo! Your little ones will love the creche and variety of activities on offer.
A stay at The Retreat really does provide all with an idyllic stay whether you want to relax in the spa or play in the gardens, treat your loved ones to a celebration to remember in glorious Ickworth.