The Waggon & Horses

A Hotel in Great Yeldham, Essex

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Great Yeldham

The Waggon & Horses, Great Yeldham

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The Waggon & Horses is a family owned country pub hotel restaurant in North Essex close to the Suffolk county border halfway between Colchester and Cambridge. Featured in the CAMRA Best Beer Guide.

The Waggon & Horses is a family owned country pub hotel restaurant in North Essex close to the Suffolk county border half way between Colchester and Cambridge near to Halstead, Braintree, Sudbury and Haverhill. A good stopping off place for Stansted Airport, Constable Country and Hedingham Castle. Colchester, Britain's oldest recorded town, is only 20 miles away and the University City of Cambridge only 30 miles.

The Norman Keep built in 1140 at Castle Hedingham is only 2 miles away. The Waggon & Horses is a handsome XVIth century inn standing on the main road at Great Yeldham close to the Essex/Suffolk border. We are a freehouse featured in the CAMRA Best Beer Guide.

The restaurant is open every day from 12-2 pm and 7-9pm; all day on Sundays. Prices are very reasonable and there are a variety of bar snacks available. The host is Mike Shiffner who claims to be the best looking landlord in North Essex.

2 star rating

From: £22.50

Room Facilities
Wireless internet connection
Trouser press
Tea and coffee making facilities
Ironing board
Colour television

Lock-up facility for bicycles
Ironing facilities
Internet access (wireless) in public areas

On-site parking
Free parking

Business Facilities
Internet connection (wireless)

Dining Facilities
The Waggon & Horses has a 34 seat restaurant open every day of the week from 12 - 2 pm and 7 - 9 pm. The menu is basically home cooked food and speciality dishes at sensible prices.

Breakfast (Full cooked)
Breakfast (Continental)

Child Facilities
Children's menu

Pet Policy
Other small pets

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Nearby Historic Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Hedingham Castle - 2.2 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Clare Priory - 4.2 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Clare Castle - 4.4 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Clare Ancient House Museum - 4.5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Clare, St Peter and St Paul - 4.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Toddington Castle - 4.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Halstead, Holy Trinity Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Kedington, St Peter & St Paul's Church - 6.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Gainsborough's House - 7.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Sudbury, St Peter's Church - 7.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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