Accommodation in Felixstowe, Suffolk
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A Hotel in Felixstowe, Suffolk
Accommodation Description:From: £60.00
The Orwell Hotel is located near the town centre of Felixstowe which is in Suffolk on the south-eastern coast of England. For short breaks or longer holidays the Orwell Hotel offers comfortable accommodation excellent cuisine fine wine great service and a friendly atmosphere all provided by our highly trained staff. The hotel is a Victorian house dating back to 1898.
The spacious public areas are traditionally decorated and have a wealth of charm and elegance.Felixstowe is a family seaside resort with a Victorian atmosphere. Bathing huts seafront gardens and red shingle beach with pier. Ipswich is less than 20 kilometres away by car.
The hotel is just metres away from Felixstowe Railway Station which runs a service to Ipswich. This service departs approximately once an hour.The town of Felixstowe has retained much of its Edwardian character and appeal. The town has had an interesting history being both a fortress town and a busy port.
Golfers can enjoy a round of golf surrounded by picturesque seaside scenery at the Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club.The Spa Pavilion Theatre has been open since 1909 and continues to stage popular plays and concerts. There is also a well-known bar and restaurant here..
Accommodation Rating: 3 (about ratings)
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Landguard Fort - 2.1 miles (Historic Building)
Felixstowe Museum - 2.2 miles (Museum)
Harwich Redoubt Fort - 3.1 miles (Historic Building)
Harwich Maritime and Lifeboat Museums - 3.5 miles (Museum)
Bawdsey, St Mary the Virgin Church - 4.2 miles (Historic Church)
Alderton, St Andrew's Church - 4.9 miles (Historic Church)
Naze Tower - 7.4 miles (Historic Building)
Sutton Hoo - 8.9 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Ipswich, St Mary's Church - 10.3 miles (Historic Church)
Butley, St John the Baptist Church - 10.5 miles (Historic Church)
Nearby Towns & Villages to Visit
Alderton - 4.6 miles away
East Bergholt - 14.5 miles away
Dedham - 15.2 miles away
Aldeburgh - 16.7 miles away
Framlingham - 17.8 miles away
Kersey - 19.6 miles away
Colchester - 19.8 miles away
Boxford - 21.4 miles away
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low to exceptional) on historic interest
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