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County - Suffolk | Map
Tel code: 01284 | code search
Postcode: IP28 | code search
Population: 850
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Crown & Castle
"110 foot well!!!! Absolutely amazing , best day I've ever had ! Seriously go and amaze yourself !!!! Kept me happy for hours

Date visited: 17/7/12 ..." More

White Horse Inn
"I am a business traveler, and because I am away from home so much, I tend to stay in places where I have had positive experiences. I have stayed here ..." More

White Horse Inn
"Well what can i say but smelt damp room, was cold and had cob webs hanging off the windows. We didnt even stay the night, left without refund.

Date visited: 27/11/09 ..." More

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Risby is a village in Suffolk, located 2 miles west of Bury St. Edmunds and 10 miles from Newmarket. The Risby Barn Antique Centre on West Street is set in a 15th century thatched barn. There are 5 different companies based at the Risby Barn centre including a furniture restorer, a forge, china, glass and silverware shop, as well as a garden centre. St Giles Church is located in the middle of the village and dates back to pre-Norman times. Pubs in Risby include The Crown and Castle and The White Horse Inn. The historic market town of Bury St. Edmunds has many pubs and restaurants as well as a cinema, theatre and the Green King Brewery and visitor centre. The West Stow Country Park and Anglo-Saxon Village is an early Anglo-Saxon village that has been carefully reconstructed where it was excavated. In the Anglo-Saxon centre, objects from the original village are displayed, telling the history of this settlement and the people who lived here. The village is set in 125 acres of park and woodland. Other nearby attractions include Moyse’s Hall Museum in Cornhill, just outside Bury St Edmunds, displaying exhibits of general local and social history.

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White Horse Inn (0.74 miles)

White Horse Inn

Located by junction 41 of the A14, The White Horse features a 500-year-old coaching inn, a large car park and a large beer garden with decking and covered seating areas. The inn is located 4 miles ... More | visit website

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Highwaymans (1.16 miles)


Set in a delightfully remote rural location within close proximity of Bury St Edmunds and Newmarket, Highwaymans offers optimum comfort for a relaxing stay. Light and airy rooms with excellent en suite facilities act as a ... More | visit website

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The Suffolk Hotel Golf and Leisure club (2.81 miles)

The Suffolk Hotel Golf and Leisure club

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Suffolk Hotel Gold & Leisure has 40 bedrooms, many with great views across the golf course and woods. The redesigned 18 hole golf course is described as one of prettiest in ... More

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West Stow Hall (2.85 miles)

West Stow Hall

A unique and historic property situated just a 10 minute drive from Bury St. Edmunds in Suffolk. An ideal location from which to explore Suffolk and the surrounding areas with many attractions nearby such as ... More | visit website

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Best Western Priory Hotel (3.04 miles)

Best Western Priory Hotel

The Best Western Priory Hotel is a privately owned hotel where the welcome is warm and personal, offering good service and value for money, without compromising on quality

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The Smoke House at Culford Farm Cottages (3.14 miles)

The Smoke House at Culford Farm Cottages

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Set amidst 250 acres of gloriously peaceful and attractive farmland, these three delightful, imaginatively converted and very comfortable cottages offer visitors the opportunity to enjoy bird watching ... More

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Ickworth Hotel & Apartments (3.19 miles)

Ickworth Hotel & Apartments

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The Ickworth is arguably the sparkling gem in the von Essen Hotels' family set. Once home to the Hervey family, the East Wing at Ickworth is surrounded by 1800 acres ... More | visit website

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Clarice House (3.33 miles)

Clarice House
This new Clarice House opened for business on January 2nd, 2001 and serious pampering is the aim for all. Whether you're looking to improve your fitness levels, wishing to shed those unwanted pounds, or just ... More | visit website
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Bushel (3.38 miles)

Situated in the historic centre of Bury St Edmunds, The Bushel is just a 5 minute walk from the impressive Abbey Gardens. We endeavor to surround you in traditional comfort whilst providing quality food, fine wines, ... More | visit website
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83 Whiting Street (3.57 miles)

83 Whiting Street

83 Whiting Street, a 14th Century counting house with many historic features, offers comfortably furnished bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities and hairdryer, televisions and tea/coffee tray.

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