We have also listed our recommendations for suitable accommodation in the area, should your guests need to stay overnight. If you would like any more information on these properties, then please call the wedding coordinators office on 01787 460261.
Castle Hedingham, CO9 3DL (0.2miles)
Tel: 01787 462484
Only a stone’s throw from the Castle, Anstey Cottage is a self contained detached property, located behind a private house, comprising one double bedroom with en suite shower room, a spacious living area with double sofa bed, kitchen facilities and use of a garden and patio area. There is central heating throughout and off road car parking. The price per night for up to two people is £90 and includes chocolates, a fresh home baked cake on arrival and basic breakfast provisions for the following morning (to include cereals, milk, bread, butter, eggs, tea and coffee.) The property is non smoking and no pets are allowed.
1 Bayley Street, Castle Hedingham, CO9 3HG (0.5 miles)
Tel: 07775 564005
A comfortable and contemporary bed and breakfast situated in the heart of Castle Hedingham. This property offers one double bedroom with ensuite and a single bedroom with access to a shared bathroom. Room rates are inclusive of breakfast. Unfortunately no children are allowed in this property. Room rat £80 per night.
Castle Hedingham, CO9 3DU (0.5 miles)
Tel: 01787 827341 / 07778 704688
Castle View Rooms is a luxury detached home set in a small courtyard in the heart of the village. This large property features two superior double bedrooms with en suites, another double room and one twin room, both with use of a shared bathroom, accommodating up to 8 in total. There is parking for up to 6 cars on the front driveway and a large garden for guests to enjoy. Room prices start from £79. A hearty breakfast can be provided for an additional fee.
Phoenix Road, Haverhill, CB9 7AE (11.2 miles)
Tel: 01440 716950
Preferential rates are given when quoting “Hedingham Castle” upon booking. The Days Inn is conveniently situated in Haverhill, 11 miles from Hedingham Castle and boasts 80 large bedrooms, a mix of doubles, twins, family rooms, executive rooms etc. 24 hour bar licence. There are 12 ground floor rooms and a large lounge area. Rates on application.
Panners Roundabout, Notley Cross, Braintree, CM77 7AB (12.2 miles)
Tel: 01376 332420
Located in our nearest town, Braintree, the Holiday Inn Express has recently been rebranded and renovated. With 76 bedrooms and with early/late check ins/outs available, this hotel is perfect for those travelling from the South of Essex. Braintree Freeport is only a couple of minutes drive away and offers a 24 hour MacDonalds, KFC and other restaurants. Please quote “Hedingham Castle” when booking for preferential room rates. Advanced purchase rates available as well as group booking discounts.
Long Fen, Great Maplestead, CO9 2RJ (1 mile)
Tel: 01787 460473
Long Fen offers modern, relaxed and stylish self-contained luxury accommodation, decorated and furnished to a high standard, for two people. Includes a fully fitted kitchen and large lounge. Benefits from a quiet rural setting on the Essex/ Suffolk border with lots of charming footpaths for walks. Continental breakfast included.
London Stansted Airport, CM22 1PP (27.4 miles)
Tel: 01279 683500
A 3-minute walk from the central terminal at the Stansted Airport, this hotel’s site is also within walking distance of train and bus transportation. Our 500 cheerful rooms and suites with vibrant colours offer travellers an invigorating haven with convenient amenities like Free high-speed, wireless Internet, coffee and tea provisions and 24-hour room service. On-site dining includes a contemporary take on Italian at Filini, an upscale steakhouse at New York Grill Bar and aerial acrobatics by the servers at the unique Angels’ Wine Tower Bar, whose glass Wine Tower houses more than 4,000 bottles. The on-site fitness centre and spa provide guests with the perfect opportunity to unwind at the hotel.
22 Callis Street, Clare, Suffolk, CO10 8PX (8.3 miles)
Tel: 01787 277834
Ship Stores in the picturesque and highly popular village of Clare is has room for up to 7 couples. There are four double/twin rooms situated behind the house in the converted stable block and a further two bedrooms in the annexe of the house. All rooms have their own bathrooms, tea/coffee making facilities and mini bars (at an additional cost.) This property is only 8 miles from the Castle grounds. Rates start from £70 for double occupancy.
Braintree Road, Wethersfield, CM7 4BX (6.8 miles)
Tel: 07505 241237
For larger parties, Six Apples is the ideal property. A newly refurbished 18th Century Coach House in an acre of private gardens with an open outdoor swimming pool (available May-Sep). With accommodation for up to 8 people, the property is ideal for families. Price on application.
Castle Hedingham, CO9 3AD (1.1 miles)
Tel: 01787 463127
Recently converted Grade II listed property accommodating up to 6 guests over 3 luxury bedrooms, all with en suite bathrooms and under floor heating. Super king size beds with Egyptian cotton bed linen. Complimentary Wifi and flat screen TV’s with freeview per room. Continental breakfast included. No children allowed. Beautiful rural setting for a peaceful and comfortable night’s stay.
100 Swan Street, Sible Hedingham, CO9 3HP (1.2 miles)
Tel: 01787 460360
The property recently underwent an extensive refurbishment in which all B&B rooms have been completely refitted and decorated. Each bedroom has a newly fitted en-suite shower room, TV and tea/ coffee making facilities, providing comfortable accommodation in the heart of Sible Hedingham.
37 St James Street, Castle Hedingham, CO9 3EW (0.5 miles)
Tel: 01787 582168 / 07710 285737
A newly renovated property only a few minutes walk from the Castle. This idyllic bed and breakfast comprises of two double ensuite rooms (one is able to convert into a twin room) and one single bedroom (only available as a group booking.) A Full English breakfast is included in the room rates. Rates starting from £90.
Audley End, Church Street, Gestingthorpe, CO9 3AU (3 miles)
Tel: 01787 465010
The boutique hotel at the Pheasant in Gestingthorpe opened in July 2011 and now provides a beautiful and tranquil place to stay. Each room has been finished to an extremely high standard. Two rooms are on the ground floor with a further 3 upstairs and all rooms are named after local legends. Rates are variable depending on which is booked but all rates include a full breakfast, cooked or continental.
High Street, Lavenham, Suffolk, CO10 9QA (14 miles)
Tel: 01787 247477
The Swan at Lavenham is an AA rated 4 Red Star historic hotel, set in the magnificent medieval village of Lavenham in Suffolk. Lavenham has been described as the finest medieval town in England and has more than 300 buildings listed as being of architectural and historical interest. The Swan has a 2 Rosette Gallery Restaurant, Brasserie, luxury spa, garden and famous Airmen’s Bar (full of WW2 memorabilia and signatures from US & UK forces). The Swan is perfect for an overnight stay, Afternoon Tea or you could book a relaxing treatment in the ‘Good Spa Guide’ 5 Bubble Rated, Weavers House Spa, which opened in March 2015. From Lavenham, you take a pleasant 14 mile drive to Castle Hedingham via Sudbury in Suffolk.