Project Description

The Old Rectory Country House
Great Waldingfield
CO10 0TL

01787 372428

Gold Award VisitEngland

Breakfast Award VisitEngland, Quality in Tourism

The Old Rectory Country House is a 5 star rated, Grade II listed historic country house offering bed and breakfast in the style of a boutique hotel, situated just minutes from the centres of Lavenham, Sudbury and Long Melford in Suffolk.

A member of The Historic Houses Association, with accolades from Sawdays, Wolsey Lodges and Charming Small Hotels (amongst others), we are located in a conservation area surrounded by thatched cottages. We offer large, luxuriously decorated double ensuite bedrooms with all the trimmings you might expect including high-speed WiFi, HD TVs and minibars plus toiletries from either Penhaligons or Gilchrist & Soames. We have been rated “Excellent” in 2015 by both Tripadvisor and Trivago for our luxury accommodation in Suffolk, .

Extensive gardens with a swimming pool and tennis court create the perfect setting to unwind. Enjoy the personal attention of our in-house butler and relax in the drawing room by a roaring log fire where you will also find an honesty bar and stack of good reading material. *Chosen by Tatler as one of the 12 smartest B&Bs in the country and recommended by Country Living.

Facilities include a tennis court, swimming pool (heated to 28’c from April to September), heatwave sauna, croquet, drawing room, honesty bar, in-house butler, minibars, beautiful gardens, log fires, “anytime access” with high security electronic tags.

Check in 4pm-9pm | check out 10.30am.

Price from £85 to £245 per room per night, based on two people sharing. A full English breakfast is included.

Cot available

Children welcome

Television in all bedrooms

Tea/coffee making facilities in all bedrooms

Ground floor bedroom

Suffolk breakfast

Licensed establishment

Evening meal available (for larger groups)

May be suitable for people with a physical disability


Dogs accepted

Garage or off road parking

Secure storage for cycles

Outdoor pool




Tennis court

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