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The Bull

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We booked this hotel for our wedding anniversary as we had stayed here many years ago and had fond memories of it. On arrival, we were shown to room number four, which is located above the bar in the front of the hotel. We were initially quite pleased with our room, it was very quaint and had a large bathroom...

1Thank Helen T
Haverhill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had a very enjoyable stay at this hotel , we booked a premium double and we're lucky enough to get the four poster Suite ,which was for my birthday so was fabulous The hotel had a very unique and historical feel to it , history was oozing from within the place with a need to find out what the...

1Thank Julie G
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Stayed at the Bull 4 years ago and wasnt over impressed with the deco,but decided to give it another try.Its really gone downhill since our last visit,very drab and worn.Really needs a major refurb.,Green King obviously are only interested in the bottom line profit. I also paid well over the going rate because I paid with vouchers.

Thank ken h
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Thank so much to Sally who managed to accommodate me on two occasions at the last minute.... spotless accommodation fab food, fantastic staff and a thank you also to Jerome.... I am sure I will be back xx

Thank Toni R
Reviewed 31 July 2016

On arrival we were greeted by Sally who was extremely friendly and helpful. We were impressed by the room in general however the Melford Suite is in earshot of the busy main road and right above the bar (which we heard a lot of on the first night). We ordered food in the bar which was good and arrived quickly....

Thank Elliekadams
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Amazing, wonderful made our special day perfect From the moment we went to look at the hotel to the big day gary the manager could of not done more regular meetings with him, attended to our every need before and during the day, all guests were as happy, evening dj was brilliant food was excellent, staff friendly and very helpful,...

Thank Cara T
cathy p, Guest Relations Manager at The Bull, responded to this review

Hi Cara & Michael, Thanks for your wonderful review. I am so pleased to hear that your Wedding Day with us could not have been any better, it was a pleasure looking after you all. See you again soon Regards Gary and everyone at the Bull

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 20 July 2016

My friend and I were supposed to attend a show at Long Melford Hall and when we arrived we found out the show had been cancelled. We made the most of our weekend by visiting antique shops, old churches, reading about the history of the town and driving around the countryside. We were booked at The Bull which is a...

Thank cherylbajan
cathy p, Guest Relations Manager at The Bull, responded to this review

Your kind comments are really appreciated by us all, thank you so much for reviewing us. It’s great to hear your visit was enjoyable and we look forward to welcoming you back Regards Gary

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to The Bull. The place is gorgeous, and being a hot day, we decided to dine outside. We shared a sharing platter starter which was very nice. When it came to the main courses, we were a little disappointed. The food was ok, but we didn't enjoy it as much as we had anticipated, and...

Thank Beril2k99
cathy p, Guest Relations Manager at The Bull, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear your Main Meals with us were disappointing, but pleased to hear that Katie was professional and rectified the situation quickly for you. I do hope you will visit us again Kind regards Gary

Welshpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here whilst attending a family wedding. Room as a decent size including bathroom,Tidy on arrival. Food was okay, decent variety of breakfast option.. Decent place to stay if you are in the area. Staff was friendly.. Would stay again if i was ever in the area.

Thank ChelseaP96
cathy p, Guest Relations Manager at The Bull, responded to this review

Its great to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and would return if you are ever in the area again. Many thanks Regards Gary

Knutsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Friendly check-in staff occupy an old quaint building with a certain character. Don't expect the most modern comforts as this place dates back to the 15th century. Parking easy - just outside the front door off the road and Wi-Fi adequate but could be better. Room comfortable and reasonably equipped. Stay a little spoilt at breakfast - my place setting...

Thank Julian4242
cathy p, Guest Relations Manager at The Bull, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear that your stay with us was spoilt by the service you received at Breakfast. I will discuss the points you have raised with the team. Kind regards Gary

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Bull Hotel Restaurant
Bull Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service

Additional Information about The Bull

Address: Hall Street, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Babergh District > Long Melford
Price Range: ₹ 5,936 - ₹ 10,140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bull 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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The Bull Hotel Long Melford
Bull Long Melford
Bull Hotel Long Melford
The Bull Long Melford, Suffolk
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