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The Bell At Sax'

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31 High Street, Saxmundham IP17 1AF England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews restaurant with rooms great food full english breakfast both nights high street market town public car park fish pie chorizo prawns small bar huge bathroom booked a table tapas prawn cocktail two night stay weekend break
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here on a one night stop over whilst working our way around the east coast. Once booked, the Bell called me to advise there was a party locally and that there maybe some noise until midnight. Good customer service, and we figured after...More

Thank NormanJRS
Response from Jonathan N, Owner at The Bell At Sax'Responded 4 days ago

Thank you for your positive comments, it is great to hear that you could't have asked for more!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a gorgeous meal at the bell, greeted with a lovely smile, for starters we had peanut satay skewers which are amazing! I would deffo go back and have as a main!, myself had the roast which was so yummy! Everything was cooked to a...More

Thank Shannon E
Response from Jonathan N, Owner at The Bell At Sax'Responded 4 days ago

Thank you for your lovely compliments, so pleased you enjoyed your meal.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Bell for one night while visiting family in the area. A really nice hotel, rooms (we had room 10) are clean and whole basic have everything that’s needed. Friendly staff and a really good quality breakfast.

Thank ianuk_1
Response from Jonathan N, Owner at The Bell At Sax'Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, that is lovely to hear. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner & I stayed here last weekend, we had Room 5, spacious & nice large bathroom. We had booked dinner for the Friday night & the food was gorgeous & reasonable prices, the portions are so large I wish I hadn’t of eaten starters...More

Thank EssexHeather
Response from Jonathan N, Owner at The Bell At Sax'Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with us. Sorry you were disturbed, we are on the high street and most evenings it's quiet, just the odd occasion that that differs.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had read the reviews of the hotel and were looking forward to staying there. The welcome we received from the staff was excellent, everyone was very friendly and we were very pleased with our choice. However, when we entered the bedroom we had been...More

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Response from Jonathan N, Owner at The Bell At Sax'Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we really appreciate your comments and we are looking to upgrade our rooms in the near future. So glad you enjoyed our food and service, we are very proud of this. We do hope to see you again.

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The Bell At Sax' is a laid-back welcoming 10 bedroom restaurant-with-rooms, in the heart of Saxmundham, surrounded by the Suffolk Heritage Coast and the stylish destinations of Southwold, Aldeburgh, More Framlingham and Woodbridge. Here at The Bell, we are all about good cooking, carefully prepared by owner & head chef Jonathan Nicholson and his team, into hearty elegant dishes, made with fabulous local ingredients from our artisan producer friends around East Suffolk. We welcome weekenders, business travellers, holidaymakers, parties and small weddings. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 102 - USD 155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Bell Hotel
Also Known As
The Bell At Sax' Saxmundham, Suffolk
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Saxmundham
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 102 - USD 155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Bell Hotel
Also Known As
The Bell At Sax' Saxmundham, Suffolk
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Saxmundham
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Traveller (50)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (8)
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Jan2cats
10 November 2016|
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Response from Jonathan N | Property representative |
Good morning there is street parking on the market place which is free from 6pm till 8am. alternativly there is the town car park two minutes walk which is £2 for 24 hours monday-saturday and free all day sunday. I hope you... More
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Malcolm H
30 August 2016|
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Response from CliveW16 | Reviewed this property |
I don't work there either so don't know for sure. There weren't any wheelchair bound residents or guests during our stay.😉 have you tried their website or even phoning them?
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"It over the kitchen"
adriangkedwards
6 Sep. 2018
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"Choose a room at the back if noise is a problem"
Peter09051946
15 Aug. 2018
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"Room9 is quirky with steps down to the room from the corridor and up to the bathroom with a bath..."
davemQ9921DG
30 Apr. 2018
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"do not choose room number 1 if you wish to sleep before 9:30pm are lie in after 8am"
gandalf2014
29 Apr. 2018
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