The Waggon & Horses

A Hotel in Great Yeldham, Essex

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

High Street
Great Yeldham

The Waggon & Horses, Great Yeldham
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Accommodation Description:

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.

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 11-9 pm Monday to Saturday; 12-7 pm on Sundays.

Prices are very reasonable and there are a variety of bar snacks available. A continental breakfast is included in all room rates The host is Carly Worrow who has over 12 years experience in the Hospitality Industry.

2 star rating

From: £22.50

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

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

Free parking
On-site parking

Business Facilities
Internet connection (wireless)

Dining Facilities
The Waggon & Horses has a 34 seat restaurant open every day of the week from 12 - 9 pm. The menu is all home cooked food with some specialist dishes at sensible prices.

Breakfast (Full cooked)
Breakfast (Continental)

Child Facilities
Children's menu

Pet Policy

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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 - 4.5 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Clare Castle - 4.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Clare Ancient House Museum - 4.8 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Clare, St Peter and St Paul - 4.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Halstead, Holy Trinity Church - 5.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cavendish, St Mary's Church - 6.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Kedington, St Peter & St Paul's Church - 6.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Sudbury, All Saints Church - 7.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Sudbury, St Gregory's Church - 7.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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