As the county town of Suffolk, Ipswich offers a wide range of accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets. From the four star boutique Salthouse Harbour Hotel on the Waterfront, with its renowned modern art collection, right through privately run and national chain hotels, serviced apartments and holiday lets for those preferring to self cater and well regarded privately run B&Bs and guest houses, there will be something to suit you.
There’s always plenty to do in and around Ipswich, from sporting events, theatre shows, festivals and outdoor events, so whether you’re visiting for business or leisure, do visit our events calendar to see what’s on, and consider adding a night or two to the start or end of your trip.
Ipswich is also a great place to stay if you’re visiting wider Suffolk and even venturing for the day into Norfolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire. For those visiting Ipswich from overseas, London is just over an hour away on the train.
To search for places to stay in and around Ipswich, scroll through the directory below.