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Albourne, West Sussex, UK
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77 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We stayed here last month for 2 nights, in the converted coach house. The Old Rectory itself is a grand building and set in extensive grounds with a tennis court and small swimming pool. The location is beautiful and very close to Lavenham which is lovely and has some smart eating places. It is fairly expensive for what you get... More 

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Maldon
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102 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed for just one night and it was a charming experience. Beautiful hotel and grounds and small swimming pool for guest use. Large bedroom and ensuite, good quality towels and bathrobes provided. The Old Rectory did not do dinner, but there is no shortage of good restaurants in the area. This was a most enjoyable stay and merits further visits.

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

You really feel you are guests in a family home. The main house is very comfortable and spacious. Whilst our bathroom was dated it was large, well appointed with everything we could have wanted. The breakfast is very good and a range of daily papers are supplied. Tom was very welcoming and ensured our stay was very enjoyable. It would... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 7 July 2014

PERFECT! The best place you could ever find for a romantic getaway. (Gentlemen please note) The Coach House suite is separate from the main, beautifully furnished house, and is an oasis of calm. It looks out onto a lovely English walled garden with lavenders, allium, and roses set in low box hedges, where you can walk and lounge at will.... More 

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34 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

Enjoying UK's old town with the most preserved medieval cottages, it felt like we were in a different era, walking through the town was just nostalgic. The stop at the Hovis bread shop was amazing, the staff were all old and they spend talking with their customer, we were third jn the queue but we waited for 15mins. The different... More 

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Orange County, NY
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2013

The Old Rectory has lovely rooms in the main house which are quiet as the house is set back from the road with a beautiful view of the historic church across the street. Our hostess was both charming and helpful. She made dinner reservations at two excellent local restaurants. The breakfasts were delicious served in a lovely room with views... More 

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2013

I found this wonderful place online but the website was showing no availability on the dates I wanted, but on phoning, the wonderful lady on the other end of the phone told me the dates were in fact bookable - lesson to be learnt, always ring and enquire! Well worth it as is was absolutely lovely -definitely not a corporate... More 

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Dereham, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2013

My husband booked a surprise trip to Lavenham, for my birthday, in the Old Rectory. Being more of a practical person than a romantic, it was great to find he had booked us in such a wonderful place. I can truly say i couldn't have found anywhere better to stay. The accommodation was excellent, staff were very friendly and Susie... More 

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London
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

This was our first introduction to Suffolk and all its charms and we were blessed with glorious weather. We had two wonderful nights in the Gainsborough room which was very clean and spacious with great views of the garden and the beautiful church in front of the rectory. The bed was extremely comfortable and this made it difficult to get... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2013

We stayed here for a night in early March and had one of the suites in which to indulge ourselves in all things luxurious! The standard of finish is exquisite and the owners have an exceptional eye for detail with quality of service high on their list of priorities. Both the main building and the suites offer a level of... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Lavenham Old Rectory

Address: Church Street, Lavenham, Babergh District CO10 9SA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Babergh District > Lavenham
Price Range: ₹ 14,175 - ₹ 28,779 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
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Lavenham Old Rectory England
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“Modern furnishing in the Coach House suite. Traditional furnishing in the main house. Both equally beautiful and luxurious.”
 of 5 bubbles 883virginiah, 7 Jul 2014 | Read review
“If you can justify the additional expense go for one of the suites, you will not be disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles StevoFoz, 29 Apr 2013 | Read review
“I think it would be impossible to choose a bad room. Stable Suite was warm and comfortable with 2 outside areas. Truly fantastic bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles letsgoawaykids, 25 Mar 2013 | Read review
“The Coach House Suite has it's own conservatory and gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles redwood60, 5 Mar 2013 | Read review
“The Gainsborough Room is the largest in the house. Both suites are impeccable, the stable suite has a glorious bath in the bedroom and a huge wet room. The coach house suite had a larger living room.”
 of 5 bubbles lukin128, 15 Oct 2012 | Read review
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