We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Doves Barn

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Ipswich
14/05/2017 15/05/2017
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

20 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 20: English reviews
Start your review of Doves Barn
 Click to rate
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this barn for a week away with 4 other couples and their children, 22 of us in total and we were all amazed at the space, facilities and how it suited our needs down to the ground. We stayed Friday to Friday during the April school holidays and were blessed with some very good weather for April, which...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Badger0252
Hitchin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

What a fantastic place! Its is a stunning building with clean and comfortable amenities. We were welcomed by the Owner Nev and he was friendly and very helpful. The hot tub is now in a soundproofed shed and is very hot and very clean. The 15 minute walk to the local Neddham Market was enjoyable and had a few interesting...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Omg what can I say.... I cannot recommend Doves Barn highly enough. The perfect place for a Christmas gathering, the barn was made for this as far as I'm concerned. I actually got very emotional as I first came in through the kitchen as it was better than I ever imagined. The Barn caters for both young and old with...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I went there for my birthday and it was luxury I loved it !!!!!!!!!!!!!! they have karaoke and an awesome hot tub , and a bouncy castle . the beds were very comfortable . the surroundings were lovely with a big countryside

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Luis d
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous Weekend Break   We decided to book a large property for friends and family to celebrate my joint birthday party with my twin brother in September. Doves Barn looked spacious on the website and on facebook but it is so much bigger and the images does not do it justice, what you see in real life is far superior....

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Lisa R
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Booked this place for a family weekend away for around 22 of us. When we got there have to say the place is really big and spacious and was very clean. There were enough bedrooms and bathrooms to cater for all of us. The outside space is really good however have to point out the pond is a big downfall...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank realfoody1
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Visited Doves with a large group of family and friends to celebrate a milestone birthday. Lydia, Eleanor and Neville couldn't have been more helpful. The barn is beautiful and spacious. It's extremely clean and perfect for large group gatherings.

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank Calvins M
London
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Just returned from a brilliant family gathering at Doves Barn celebrating our Golden Wedding. A beautiful building full of character, lovely outdoor spaces, well equipped with plenty of "extras" for all the family, including a hot tub, karaoke, pool table, table tennis, chess and many other games. The many rooms are all tastefully decorated and all done with much thought...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank rambler41
Rayleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I came to this beautiful spacious and well equipped house with 15 (mixed age 18-56) other women for a hen weekend. The house was beautifully set out in a rural location with bedrooms both upstairs and down. These included some with en suite some Double and some twin . One bedroom had a double bunk bed which was interesting !...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Virginia B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I was surprised how lovely and clean everything was and impressed by the number of bathrooms there were. Some of the rooms are en suite and there are extra other bathrooms at both ends of the house in addition to that. There are several downstairs bedrooms and bathrooms (one with cot) for those who struggle to get up stairs, there...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Starfish1753

33 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (33)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (14)
14/05/2017 15/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Ipswich
1.8 km away
The Cedars Hotel
The Cedars Hotel
#1 of 2 in Stowmarket
140 reviews
2.1 km away
Limes Hotel
Limes Hotel
#2 of 2 in Needham Market
86 reviews
16.1 km away
Belstead Brook Muthu Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
9.2 km away
Premier Inn Ipswich North Hotel
12.7 km away
Hintlesham Hall
Hintlesham Hall
#1 of 1 in Hintlesham
963 reviews
3.5 km away
Bays Farm Country B&B and Kitchen
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
Room types
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi

Additional Information about Doves Barn

Address: Doves Barn Stowmarket Road, Ipswich IP6 8RJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Hotel Class:4 star — Doves Barn 4*
Number of rooms: 1
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Doves Barn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“the four poster bedroom is great”
Q8256TSluisd, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms a bonus for the over 65's”
274DaveP, 25 Jun 2015 | Read review
“self catering - avoid the gallery rooms if you like peace and quiet:)”
gerifc, 16 Dec 2014 | Read review
3 of 3