Win a fantastic 2-night break for 2 in historic Bury St Edmunds – a jewel in the crown of Suffolk

Bury St Edmunds and Beyond is offering one lucky reader the chance to win a two-night break for two in the beautiful town of Bury St Edmunds.

Indulge yourself with two nights at the luxury 4-star boutique Angel Hotel and wake up to a full English breakfast. The hotel is situated in the heart of Bury St Edmunds on Angel Hill opposite St Edmundsbury Cathedral, the award-winning Abbey Gardens and historic Benedictine abbey ruins where you can discover the story of St Edmund, the original Patron Saint of England.

Surrounded by countryside with 1,000 years of history to explore, Bury St Edmunds offers visitors historic and award-winning venues in which to enjoy the arts, fantastic annual festivals, and stunning parks and gardens.

The Angel Hotel

To get your break off to a fantastic start, the prize also includes a 90-minute walking tour of Bury St Edmunds with the town’s official guides - find out about the legend of St Edmund and the wolf, Bury St Edmunds’ connections to the Magna Carta, where Charles Dickens stayed, and the final resting place of a French Queen and Henry VIII’s beloved sister. Hear about the story of the great Abbey -  once one of Europe’s most important pilgrimage sites whilst visiting the ruins and see the oldest Norman building in the country and the second oldest building in England.

St Edmundsbury Cathedral - photo courtesy of Shawn Pearce

There’s also tickets to the town’s medieval Moyse’s Hall Museum, which houses rich and eclectic collections and changing exhibitions and tickets to one of England's great archaeological sites West Stow Anglo Saxon Village. In addition, you can explore the beautiful wool towns with two tickets to visit Kentwell Hall, a romantic, moated, mellow red brick Tudor mansion in a tranquil parkland setting. All this plus the prize also includes £100 of shopping or restaurant vouchers to spend in the town. Indulge in some fantastic retail therapy with Bury St Edmunds’ unrivalled mix of independent and High Street brands and enjoy the delights of a real foodie town with a wonderful collection of award-winning restaurants to choose from.

With the beautiful medieval wool towns of Lavenham, Long Melford and Clare on the doorstep and Cambridge just 30 minutes away, Bury St Edmunds is a quintessentially English market town where you can truly unwind.

Win a fantastic 2-night break for 2 in historic Bury St Edmunds – a jewel in the crown of Suffolk


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By entering you are agreeing to our terms and conditions

- Competition closes on 7th December 2018 at 12pm.

- The winner will be contacted by email.

- Entrants to this competition agree to Bury St Edmunds and Beyond using their details in post-competition publicity. Your details will not be used for any other purpose, or passed onto any third parties, unless specified.

- No cash alternative will be offered; the prize is not transferable.

- Only one competition entry per person.

- Bury St Edmunds and Beyond reserves the right to amend the competition end date at any time.

- This competition is being run by Bury St Edmunds and Beyond: BSE DMO Ltd, 2nd Floor, 2 Woolhall Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1LA.

The Angel Hotel Terms & Conditions:

- The prize includes a two-night stay for two adults aged 18 or over at The Angel Hotel, sharing a standard room and includes breakfast. Excludes travel costs and all other beverages, additional meals, activities and other charges which must be settled on departure. Dates are subject to availability.

- Prize must be taken between January 2 and December 31 2019.

90-minute walking tour of Bury St Edmunds with Bury St Edmunds Tour Guides Terms & Conditions:

- Booking dates subject to availability.

- Walking tours of the town run April to October.

- Prize must be taken between January 2 and December 31 2019.

Two tickets to Moyses’s Hall Museum, West Stow Anglo Saxon Village and Kentwell Hall Terms & Conditions:

- Prize must be taken between January 2 and December 31 2019 subject to availability.

£100 shopping or restaurant vouchers Terms & Conditions

- The prize winner can choose £100 of shopping or restaurant vouchers from a shop or restaurant in Bury St Edmunds town centre, subject to availability.

- Vouchers must be decided upon in advance of the trip and will be posted to the winner.