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The Great House Restaurant and Hotel

Beautiful small boutique hotel on Lavenham Market Place in Suffolk with luxurious en-suite accommodations & a wonderful award-winning restaurant. One of the highlights of Suffolk for the last 30 years with chef/owner Régis Crépy.

Opening Season

The Great House Hotel is a small luxury ’boutique hotel’ in the middle of medieval village of Lavenham in Suffolk, next to National Trust Lavenham Guildhall. This 15th century building with an imposing 18th century façade offers some of the best accommodation in the county.

The five bedrooms, each with its en-suite bathroom and four with seating or a separate lounge are light and elegant still retaining the wonderful charm of the house. A multitude of hidden delights include a mini-bar, espresso machines, plasma screen television, Wi-Fi, HiFi, hair dryers and ironing boards and the complimentary fruit, bottle of water and decanter of sherry offer a welcoming touch.

The Great House has received numerous accolades and awards over the 30 years that it has been owned by Regis and Martine Crepy lately the 2016 AA Inspector’s choice Award and AA three rosettes.

The service is with a smile; knowledgeable and friendly, the all French team effortlessly ensure that customers thoroughly enjoy their stay.

Lavenham is described as “England’s finest medieval Town”.

Fine Tudor town houses mingle with small crooked cottages. Visit the magnificent “Wool Church”, the famous National Trust Guildhall and the Little Hall Museum. Wander around the little streets with its shops, antiques, art galleries.

Places to visit from Lavenham include: Cambridge, Newmarket, Bury St Edmunds, Colchester, Long Melford, Constable Country, the Wool Villages, Suffolk Heritage Coast, Norfolk

  • Parking
  • Family friendly
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Wi-Fi
  • Garden
Opening Season
Closed January, Open at Christmas