Approached by a sweeping drive through well-preened grounds, this blue-blooded Tudor pile…
Seckford Hall Hotel
“Manicured grounds, impressive façade and friendly staff.” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
Seckford Hall is an elegant Tudor manor house set amid landscaped grounds just off the A12. It is reputed that Queen Elizabeth I visited this property, and it's retained so much of its original character that it's easy to believe. Public rooms include a superb panelled lounge, a cosy bar and the intimate 1530 Restaurant. The spacious bedrooms are attractively decorated, tastefully furnished and thoughtfully equipped.
Facilities – at a glance
- En-suite rooms annex: 10
- En-suite rooms: 32
- Family rooms: 4
- Bedrooms Ground: 7
- Broadband available
- WiFi available
- Children welcome
- Cots provided
- High chairs
- Children's portions or menu
- Indoor Pool
- Private fishing
- Gym available
- Spa Available
- Christmas entertainment programme
- New Year entertainment programme
- Night porter available
- Outdoor parking spaces: 100
- Accessible bedrooms: 1
- Walk-in showers
- Steps for wheelchair: 1
- Single room, minimum price: £75
- Double room, minimum price: £110
- Open all year
- Holds a civil ceremony licence
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About the area
Suffolk is Constable country, where the county’s crumbling, time-ravaged coastline spreads itself under wide skies to convey a wonderful sense of remoteness and solitude. Highly evocative and atmospheric, this is where rivers wind lazily to the sea and notorious 18th-century smugglers hid from the excise men. John Constable immortalised these expansive flatlands in his paintings in the 18th century, and his artwork raises the region’s profile to this day.
Walking is one of Suffolk’s most popular recreational activities. It may be flat but the county has much to discover on foot – not least the isolated Heritage Coast, which can be accessed via the Suffolk Coast Path. Southwold, with its distinctive, white-walled lighthouse standing sentinel above the town and its colourful beach huts and attractive pier features on many a promotional brochure. Much of Suffolk’s coastal heathland is protected as a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and shelters several rare creatures including the adder, the heath butterfly and the nightjar. In addition to walking, there is a good choice of cycling routes but for something less demanding, visit some of Suffolk’s charming old towns, with streets of handsome, period buildings and picturesque, timber-framed houses.
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