Tudor Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich

Tudor Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich

Ipswich Waterfront & Marina

Ipswich Waterfront & Marina

Historic centre Ipswich has a distinct market town feel and this Suffolk capital is also a chic and lively centre with cutting edge museums and galleries and a spectacular heritage waterfront lining the River Orwell.  Ipswich also makes the perfect base for touring nearby Constable Country just to the south around Dedham Vale. Christchurch Mansions in the heart of the town centre is home to one of Britain's best collections of John Constable's artwork so you can browse this premier collection before heading off into Constable Country. Ipswich accommodation includes a wide choice of hotels, from modern budget chains to unique waterfront hotels around the stunning waterfront. Heritage pub B&Bs also feature around the centre. Alternatively opt for a holiday cottage in surrounding countryside or a budget hotel just off the A12/A14 near Ipswich.

The town centre won't fail to wow any first time visitor with its wealth of ancient and modern architecture including what has to be one of Britain's most spectacular Victorian town halls situated in central Cornhill Square and the ground breaking Grade listed modern marvel the Willis Building designed by architects Foster & Partners and featuring a roof top garden.

Relax in a waterfront inn, chic cafe or fine restaurant around Neptune Marina. You can pick up boat trips here and soak up heritage buildings like the old Custom House dating from 1845. Entertainment is also plentiful including a large 11 screen cinema, a cutting edge waterfront Dance Centre and discover great shopping in Ipswich centre with its diverse mix of Cornhill markets, unique specialist shopping around Tavern Street and stylish modern shopping centres Buttermarket and Tower Ramparts.

Ipswich also boasts great transport links including fast train links to London Liverpool Street via Stratford. Nearby international ferry services are at Harwich and Stansted Airport is a mere 50 miles to the south west. Find a place to stay in Ipswich and book accommodation now.

Accommodation in Ipswich Town Centre

  • Suffolk   (2.9 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
    Sleeps 8
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    £795
    Per week (seasonal) sleeps 6-8
     
    Beautifully presented family bungalow in the heart of Suffolk. Ideal for a large family or group of 6-8. Indoor pool. Hot tub. Disabled facilities. Wi-Fi and parking. Games room.
     
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  • Bramford   (3.1 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
    Sleeps 4
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    £282
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 4
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    This bright and spacious bungalow in the Suffolk village of Bramford can accommodate up to four people in two bedrooms, and is just two miles from the amenities of Ipswich.
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  • Bentley   (3.8 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
    Sleeps 2
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    £246
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 2
     
    Sleeping two people in one bedroom, this single storey cottage is set next to the owners' home near Bentley in Suffolk, and enjoys use of a outdoor swimming pool.
     
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  • Witnesham   (4.2 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
    Sleeps 2
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    £810
    Per week (seasonal)
     
    Self- catering annexe at Witnesham Hall in an idyllic location near Woodbridge. Period features. Use of pool and tennis court. Free WiFi & ample parking. Conservatory & garden.
     
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  • Ipswich   (0.4 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
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    £41
    Per room per night
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    Modern Travelodge hotel in Ipswich with ensuite double & family guest rooms. Limited free parking, bar/ cafe, optional early check in/ late check out. Chargeable Wi-Fi.
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  • Ipswich   (1.0 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
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    £103
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    With a stay at Ramada Encore Ipswich in Ipswich, you'll be minutes from Portman Road and close to Cornhill. This hotel is within close proximity of Christchurch Mansion and Ipsw...
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  • Capel St Mary   (6.4 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
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    £25
    Per person B&B (2 sharing)
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    Budget family friendly hotel near Ipswich & half a mile from Capel St Mary with free parking, Little Chef Restaurant & WIFI service. Online booking available
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  • Ipswich   (3.1 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
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    £124
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    Located in Ipswich, Holiday Inn Ipswich Orwell is close to Holywells Park and Ipswich Waterfront. This hotel is within close proximity of Suffolk Leisure Park and Ipswich Regent...
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  • Ipswich   (0.2 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
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    £94
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    With a stay at Novotel Ipswich in Ipswich, you'll be minutes from Custom House and close to Cornhill. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Ipswich Waterfront and Unive...
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  • Ipswich   (7.1 miles from the centre of Ipswich)
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    £25
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    Well known budget hotel near Ipswich with free parking, Little Chef & Burger King restaurants, petrol station & WIFI. Book online for great advance rates.
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