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Last minute autumn getaways

Enjoy country walks, great food, shopping and cosy pobs and plan an autumn getaway in Bury St Edmunds & Beyond...

If you're in need of a little rest and relaxation this autumn, then head to Bury St Edmunds & Beyond! With miles of countryside to explore, welly walks a' plenty, boutique hotels, cosy cottages and great food - it's the perfect place to escape the everyday and enjoy an autumn getaway.

We've picked a few great autumn offers to you to take advantage of!

Lazy Suffolk Sunday at The Black Lion, Long Melford

A 15th century inn complete with roaring log fires, an award-winning restaurant a cosy drawing room and 10 luxury bedrooms, a weekend at The Black Lion in the village of Long Melford is just what you need this autumn.

The Black Lion's ‘Lazy Suffolk Sundays’ package is the ultimate experience for two and includes a Sunday night stay, £60 allocation towards a delicious lunch or dinner for two, takeaway breakfast for you to enjoy in your room or as a picnic, and a late check out for a relaxing lie in.

Find out more at https://www.visit-burystedmund...

October Half Term Fun at The Ickworth Hotel

If your idea of relaxing is a fun few days away with family, then The Ickworth Hotel is perfect for you! 

Enveloped in rolling Suffolk countryside on a National Trust estate there are plenty of adventures to be had! Climb trees, ride bikes and spot deer in 1,800 acres of parkland, then chill out with delicious cuisine, country views and child-friendly facilities on tap. 

And if you fancy a little me-time, the offer includes 1 hour of complimentary childcare on each night of your stay including games, crafting, listening to Fairy tales and singing well-loved Nursery Rhymes or a game of tennis for older children and teens.

Find out more at https://www.visit-burystedmund...

Spa Recovery Break at The Swan Hotel, Lavenham

If you're looking to treat a loved one, catch up with a friend or treat someone special then how about the spa recovery package at the historic Swan Hotel in Lavenham?

This spa package includes a Recovery treatment for each person, a dinner for two and a stay in one of The Swan’s fabulous rooms including breakfast. 

You spa treatment includes an aroma-therapeutic treat with gentle palm pressures over the back of the body, stretching and pressure points. A soothing foot massage to ground your senses and release tension then sweeping over the legs and working on where you need it most on the back neck and shoulders. Completing your spa time with a tranquil scalp massage. 

Find out more at https://www.visit-burystedmund...

Autumn Indulgence at The Northgate

Just a short walk from the centre of historic Bury St Edmunds, The Northgate is a stylish boutique hotel with award-winning restaurant and individually designed, luxurious rooms - perfect for a weekend of shopping, eating out, welly walks and exploring all  that Bury St Edmunds has to offer.

Choose to dine in the restaurant, with menus including a hearty Suffolk breakfast to the Taste of East Anglia lunch menu or for something extra special, book your place at the Chef's Table where you can witness first-hand the mastery of Head Chef Greig Young  and his team at work. Take your taste buds on a culinary journey around East Anglia with the Taste Of East Anglia five or seven-course menu. Each course celebrates the fresh, seasonal produce from a specific area in the region and Greig will be on hand to talk you through your culinary tour.

Find out more at https://www.visit-burystedmund...

Decadent Getaway at The Angel Hotel

View in Bury St Edmunds don't get much better than this! Situated on historic Angel Hill with views of the Norman Gate at St Edmundsbury Cathedral, The Angel Hotel is a boutique hotel and restaurant, with everything you need on your doorstep for a weekend of decadence.

Explore winding, cobbled, shop filled streets and a plethora of ancient architecture on the doorstep. Once inside, the Angel Hotel is a curious contrast of comfy contemporary design with touches of exotic grandeur. 

The package includes a bottle of chilled champagne, luxury hand-made Belgian chocolates and an indulgent Temple Spa treat selection waiting for you in your room on arrival.

Wander down for Afternoon Tea, followed by a delicious dinner in The Angel's Eaterie before heading up to one of their decadent bedrooms, for a night of luxury. After a relaxing night wake to a glorious full Suffolk breakfast the following morning, and enjoy a late check out at 12pm.

Gourmet Getaway at Bedford Lodge & Spa

Located in Newmarket, the ancestral home of British horseracing, Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa has all you need to relax and recharge this autumn; this luxury hotel provides the perfect blend of old and new in a beautiful country setting.

The weekend package starts with a complimentary bottle of wine on the terrace, where you can unwind whilst admiring their beautiful gardens.

You will stay in a luxury king bedroom and enjoy a 3-course meal in the hotel's award-winning Squires restaurant. After a peaceful night's sleep in the Suffolk countryside, tuck into a hearty English breakfast before checking out and heading into Newmarket, where you could visit the National Horse Racing Museum.

Find out more at https://www.visit-burystedmund...

Lovely Lavenham Experience at The Great House

Offering an exclusive stay, with time to yourself, The Great House in Lavenham is perfect for those wanting to get away from it all. A stunning 14th century building, The Great House is situated in the beautiful, medieval village of Lavenham. Boasting one of the best restaurants in the East of England, there are also five elegant rooms, each with a French twist.

Start your stay with a six-course Experience Menu – a dining journey like no other. You will have the chance to taste local and fresh ingredients that Lovely Lavenham has to offer. 

Spend the night in one of the beautiful rooms, with vaulted ceilings and high beams and after a peaceful slumber, you can enjoy a continental breakfast delivered to your room or head to the restaurant for a cooked breakfast. 

Before heading home, be sure to take a wander in Lavenham, taking in the quirky Suffolk architecture and surrounding Suffolk countryside.

Find out more at https://www.visit-burystedmund...

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