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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Visited this hotel for a business meeting and an overnight stay. The room was clean and tidy with plenty of room to conduct business as there is a desk and chairs. The shower room is a spacious room and are modern with a light air feel to it. Clean and adequate for use, just what you need for a good...

Thank flash_gordy
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Arrived 22.15 tired after a long drive to find one has to pay for parking for the privilege of staying at this hotel!! When I raised my concerns to the young receptionist, she was arrogant and with a smug smile and said incredulously 'you are upset because you have to pay for parking? You have to pay for parking in...

Thank femaletraveller_11
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Friendly staff central location for shops and waterfront also parking on site. Would recommend breakfast as lots of choice including fresh fruit and a pancake machine. Only down part is there is not a lot of wardrobe space in the bedroom and our room had a separate toilet from the bathroom which was unusual.

Thank SueSpongeBob
Serhanilker, General Manager at Novotel Ipswich, responded to this review

I’m very grateful that you could take time to leave us your thoughts and write a review. I’m so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see you again in the very near future. Kind regards, Serhan Ilker General Manager

Walton-on-the-Naze, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed hear a couple of nights ago and woke up in the morning to fine there was no running water. I had to water with the bottled water in the fridge. I informed reception and they said sorry we know..... wow as long as they know shame the guests had no idea and I was charged £2.50 for the bottle...

Thank DigbeLegend
Serhanilker, General Manager at Novotel Ipswich, responded to this review

Apologies that on this occasion you were disappointed with your stay at Novotel in Ipswich. I'm sure you were informed by the receptionist on duty that water problem was NOT from the hotel it was Anglia Water!. Our water tank was full however obviously it was not enough. We here in Novotel Ipswich Centre did our best for our guest...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an "Executive Room" which to me implies it was one of the better rooms (I could be wrong). The room was very tired as were the common areas of the hotel. The bathroom was reasonably well equipped. The standard of cleaning was at best satisfactory - there was no evidence that my room was hoovered in the 3...

Thank Philippa G
Serhanilker, General Manager at Novotel Ipswich, responded to this review

I’m so sorry that you were disappointed by your experience saying with us at Novotel in Ipswich. I appreciate the feedback and rest assured that we take all comments very seriously. We are looking into the matter, but feel free to contact me on 01473 232400 or email me on H0995-GM@accor.com to discuss this further. Kind regards, Seran Ilker General...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked online direct with Novotel a few months ago, which was easy. Paying £7 to park direct to hotel during stay. Secure parking with barriers. Lobby is bright and welcoming with great choice of seating areas and different chairs. Good facilities for kids Xbox, large touch screen for games. Large room with wardrobe, coffee/tea facilities, separate toilet to bath/shower &...

Thank Missk_blogger
Serhanilker, General Manager at Novotel Ipswich, responded to this review

We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Novotel Ipswich Centre. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you...

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Basic, tired room. Tiny window. Requested room with a bath but was given a shower. Only freeview channels, no pay per view movies which was disappointing. The sheets were scratchy and the carpet was stained. Generally very unimpressed and I felt the room was seriously overpriced.

Thank Faye B
Serhanilker, General Manager at Novotel Ipswich, responded to this review

Apologies for not living up to your expectations. We’ll look into things, I believe there was no Superior or Executive room available on the day your arrival and also just to let you know that we don't provide Pay TV at any Novotel in UK. I hope we can welcome you back to Novotel Ipswich some time in the future....

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Cannington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Novotel in Ipswich for 4 nights, and thououghly enjoyed it, the hotel is very clean and tidy, we had a superior room on the 4th floor, everything worked, the hot water and shower worked well, the room was comfortable and spacious, the room was well insulated as we could not hear any noise...

Thank 763barryl
Serhanilker, General Manager at Novotel Ipswich, responded to this review

So glad you had an enjoyable time at Novotel Ipswich! We very much appreciate the feedback and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Serhan Ilker General Manager

Reviewed 2 November 2016

Really injoyed the hotel staff very frendly and helpfull.Location was spot on Ipswich being a good place to visit for many different reasons and a central base to see great places in Suffolk.want some thing different try it . Try Southworld on the coast wonderfull place and a great brewery called Adam's.

Thank davidbradley2016
Serhanilker, General Manager at Novotel Ipswich, responded to this review

Many thanks for the review. We always welcome feedback and my team and I are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at Novotel Ipswich. I hope we can be part of your future travel plans. Kind regards, Serhan Ilker General Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Novotel Ipswich is ideally located in the thriving town centre of Ipswich. Offering 101 newly refurbished rooms including 10 Executive and 15 Superior rooms, the hotel is perfect for a business trip or conference in Ipswich with a business centre, Six meeting rooms as well as Free high speed WiFi Internet access. At the end of an eventful day, relax in the hotel bar and enjoy a meal in our Elements restaurant, which also offers 24 hours room service. Onsite pay parking for your convenience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Ipswich

Address: Greyfriars Road, Ipswich IP1 1UP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Price Range: ₹ 3,807 - ₹ 9,430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Ipswich 4*
Number of rooms: 101
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Novotel Ipswich Hotel Ipswich
Ipswich Novotel
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#1 Green Hotel in Ipswich
#4 Business Hotel in Ipswich
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