Gift Voucher Guide!

Support local business and give yourself something to look forward to with gift voucher to spend in Bury St Edmunds & Beyond!

Whether it's a meal out, a weekend away or a fun day out, accommodation providers, restaurants, shops and attractions in Bury St Edmunds & Beyond may be closed for now, but why not give yourself, a family member or friend something to look forward to with a gift voucher!

Bury St Edmunds Town Centre Gift Card

Shoppers in Bury St Edmunds can find the solution to all their gift purchases this year with the brand new Our Bury St Edmunds Town Centre Gift Card.

This initiative from the Business Improvement District (BID) organisation works in the same way as buying a gift card for any individual retailer, but can currently be used in more than 50 different outlets in the town centre from jewellers to cafes and gift shops to galleries, with more businesses signing up every week.  It’s the first town centre card of its kind in Suffolk.

As well as giving a vast selection of spending options the card is Mastercard-based allowing users to purchase with confidence.  And not only does buying an Our Bury St Edmunds Gift Card take the uncertainty out of present buying, it’s also helping to support all the businesses that make Bury St Edmunds a unique shopping or eating out destination.  It’s additionally an ideal way for businesses in the town to reward their staff at Christmas, while continuing to support the local economy.

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The Angel

The stylish and historic Angel Hotel offers gift vouchers that can be redeemed for a range of luxurious experiences. Simply choose the amount you’d like to gift and the lucky recipient can use it to cover an overnight stay in one of the beautiful rooms, or for a meal in the opulent Eaterie restaurant. There are also vouchers that can be exchanged for a luxury afternoon tea, including a glass of champagne, sweet and savoury delights and traditional scones with jam and cream.

The Ickworth

Anyone would be thrilled to receive one of the many vouchers on offer for The Ickworth Hotel and spa. From massages, body scrubs and twilight spa sessions to special treatment packages for mums to be, the options are imaginative, thoughtful and fun. Beyond the spa, you can purchase vouchers redeemable for Sunday lunch, afternoon tea or even a one- night dinner, bed and breakfast stay. Relaxation and restoration await.

Bedford Lodge

Bedford Lodge Hotel and Spa have a wide range of luxury gift voucher options for you to choose from. Fabulous afternoon tea experiences and rejuvenating overnight stays in one of the many sumptuous rooms as well as decadent champagne dinner for two and even a voucher for a whole year’s membership to the lodge’s gym and fitness centre. Vouchers can be personalised with a message of your choice.

Suffolk Cottage Holidays

The perfect gift for the family or couple who like to have adventures in the countryside- why not contribute to an exciting trip away later in the year? Suffolk Cottage Holidays are the top choice for unusual and unique self-catering holiday accommodation in this most picturesque of regions. Each holiday home is distinct, possessing its own rustic charm and with everything a family or couple would need for a comfortable stay.

West Stow Pods

‘Go green’ and gift someone a fantastical holiday in a hobbit inspired glamping pod. West Stow Pods offer a unique and tranquil glamping experience in the heart of Suffolk’s scenic countryside. The range of accommodation available range from cosy mega pods and magical forest lodges among the trees to ‘Pod Hollow’; a subterranean dwelling complete with quirky furnishings - the perfect gift for any Lord of the Rings fan! Vouchers are available for midweek and weekend stays and a two-night weekend stay even includes a complimentary bottle of prosecco.

The Northgate

The Northgate Hotel, restaurant and cocktail bar is located in a stunning townhouse just a few minutes walk from the iconic Abbey Gardens. They have curated a whole range of indulgent and thoughtful experiences that you can purchase for a loved one. For the foodies, consider the ‘Taste of Anglia for two’, a five course tasting menu for two celebrating the freshest seasonal produce from a specific area in the region. You might also choose the ‘Lazy Suffolk Sunday for two’ and treat the lucky recipients to an overnight stay, dinner and a mouthwatering breakfast, with a newspaper of their choice and to top it all off- a late checkout.

Black Lion Long Melford

This 15th century Black Lion inn in the picturesque village of Long Melford boasts a charming and comfortable setting perfect for a laid back break away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. As well as their vouchers for treats such as afternoon tea for two and dinner, bed and breakfast they also offer the more unusual ‘Dog lovers stay for two’ which invites the lucky couple to bring along their four-legged best friend for a special stay for them all. Perks include gifts for the dog in question including paw oil, natural dog treats and a cosy blanket. Your furry friend can also join you for breakfast with their own doggy meal specially prepared for them.

The Swan at Lavenham Hotel and Spa

The 15th Century Swan at Lavenham luxury hotel and spa sits in the quaint village of Lavenham with its half timbered medieval cottages, narrow streets and impressive marketplace, making it the perfect choice for a relaxing mini break. The list of gift voucher experiences is seemingly endless, with a whole range of spa treatments so you can choose the perfect option for your loved one. Highlights include the ‘Power breakfast facial’, which utilizes the nourishing properties of oats, honey and fruit, and the ‘Turkish delight’, which combines exfoliation, aromatherapy and hot steaming towels to recreate an authentic Turkish spa experience. There are also a selection of vouchers which can be exchanged for afternoon tea, Sunday lunch or even a culinary master class where participants can learn to cook like a professional and then sit down to enjoy the fruits of their labour.

Dragonfly Hotel Bury St Edmunds

The Dragonfly Hotel is a well-located and friendly place for a short break. The range of vouchers include a very competitively priced afternoon tea, with finger sandwiches, scones with cream and jam and also cakes. There are also vouchers for ‘gin club’ entitling the recipient to four cocktails of their choice and even vouchers towards an overnight stay and lunch or dinner.


Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds

Give the gift of theatre with vouchers for the fantastic Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds. With a wide and varied programme including drama, comedy and ballet there really is something for everyone and the memories will last for a good time to come. You can choose to buy tickets for a particular show, vouchers that can be redeemed for a show of their choice or even for a theatre membership which gives members a discount on all tickets, priority booking and invitations to exclusive season launch events

The Apex

The Apex
is a cultural hub with lots to see and do for everyone in the family. Vouchers can be redeemed against a whole host of events including live music, comedy, workshops and shows. Tribute acts pop up regularly on the programme and include ‘Oasish’ and ‘Think Floyd’ and workshops allow participants to learn the harmonica or enjoy a night of prosecco and painting, all perfect for the person who wants to try something different.

Red Lodge Karting

Perfect for the adrenaline junkie in your life, Red Lodge Karting is an extensive outdoor karting circuit with a range of races on offer and computerized lap timing. The track can even be floodlit for nighttime racing for nocturnal thrill seekers. Gift vouchers allow you to choose the type of kart and the duration of your time on the track and there are even t-shirts for sale – just right to complete the gift. 

Discover Newmarket Tours

No visit to Bury St Edmunds is complete without experiencing the nearby town of Newmarket, the Home of Horseracing! There are a variety of tours available for you to experience during your time in Newmarket. Popular options include: National Stud Tour, Taster Tour, Newmarket Experience and Ultimate Newmarket Experience.

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Abbeygate Cinema

Movie-lovers will love a night at the cinema to see the latest blockbuster or classic at the historic Abbeygate Cinema. Make the most of the night out and also enjoy a meal at No4 Restaurant - ideal for date night, an evening with friends or a family activity.

Gift vouchers are available to buy online at https://abbeygatecinema.us10.l...

Giffords Hall Vineyard Tours

Giffords Hall Vineyard is a beautiful place to visit throughout the year, situated in the heart of the Upper Stour valley. Hartest is one of Suffolk’s prettiest villages, with a hump backed bridge, thatched and painted houses and a large green. It has a smashing pub, The Crown, and we are surrounded by picturesque places of interest such as Long Melford, Lavenham and Bury St Edmunds (an Historic cathedral town boasting many splendid places to eat).

The tour gift vouchers provide a wonderful way of enjoying the vineyard's informative, entertaining tours, either for yourself or as a great gift for friends or family and something to look forward to later in the year!

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Greene King Brewery

The ideal gift for ale-lovers, the historic Greene King Brewery in Bury St Edmunds offers tours of their state of the art brewhouse, including the chance to sample some of their famous beers! The tour includes a trip up to the roof for one of the best panoramic views of our market town and finishes with a tutored beer tasting in the Greene King Beer Café.

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Explore 4x4

After staying indoors for a while an outdoor adventure with Explore 4x4 will be much needed and appreciated! There's a huge range of outdoor activities on offer including archery, clay pidgeon shooting, off road driving, cross bows and boot camp experiences.

Gift vouchers can be redeemed towards any activity so make the perfect treat for a birthday or as a day out for the family! Buy gift vouchers online at

Food and Drink

Maison Bleue

Experience modern French fine dining featuring the finest local seasonal delicacies, lovingly crafted into artistic dishes by owner- chef Pascal Canevet and his team. 

Award winning Maison Bleue offers an understated elegance with a relaxed and welcoming ambiance. Many of the period features have been retained including oak beams and an original fireplace. In contrast the private dining room has an intimate feel with deep luxurious tones and modern features.

Owner-chef Pascal serves a spectacle of seasonal dishes, meat, fish, vegetarian and superb puddings, including updated renditions of French classics as his signature dish. You can expect a top-notch Lunch, Dinner and A La Carte menu. Maison Bleue serves a gastronomic delight - it's a foodie heaven.

Old Cannon Brewery

Beer-lovers will love a meal at Old Cannon Brewery on Cannon Street, where huge stainless-steel brewing vessels create a striking feature in this Victorian brewpub and restaurant. As well as Old Cannon Best Bitter and Gunner’s Daughter, visitors can try changing seasonal brews alongside a range of guest ales.

Give the gift of a future meal out to friends and family! Best still, if you buy a £50 voucher now, it will be worth a £100 in the first month of re-opening! The £50 voucher, if not used when the restaurant reopens, is worth full face value and will be valid for your use on high days and holidays for two years.

Harriets Cafe Tea Rooms

Treat yourself or a loves one to a mouthwatering selection of finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream & jam, pastries and cakes! Harriets Cafe Tearooms offer a range of gift vouchers, which make the perfect gift to be used later in the year. Choose from the 'Special Afternoon Tea Experience' or 'Miniature Afternoon Tea Experience'. You can also buy a range of their delicious products online for delivery including cream tea gift box, Harriets Macaroons, Signature Tea caddies or Harriets Royal Blend Ground Coffee. 

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Weeping Willow

The Weeping Willow is a listed Suffolk Pub is one of the oldest buildings in Barrow and dates from the early sixteenth century - so it makes the ideal setting for a romantic meal, family feast or get together with friends.

You can purchase £25 gift vouchers to put put towards a meal or for a special gift treat someone (or yourself!) to afternoon tea for two!

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