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The Black Boy Hotel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

A trip back down memory lane visiting the family's home town and my first ever visit into the Black Boy. Loved it! Great selection of gins (from the craft gin club), great selection of real ales and the food was delicious and reasonably priced. The staff were really friendly and helpful, made the two evenings we spent there really enjoyable....

Thank Merchycoed
Dereham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We're fairly sure our 1nite stay here wud have been ok...but we parked our car in their car park, with confirmation that that was fine. We left our car 'safely' parked there whilst goin off to visit the local Natural Trust stately home. We had a super day out. We came back planning to have an evening meal @ The...

1Thank Lindy B
Ema P, Manager at The Black Boy Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Although it is a terrible thing that has happened to your car in Sudbury and we will help the police with any enquiries they have, I would like to point out that this had nothing to do with The Black Boy. You had driven through our car park and parked in a private residents parking area which is clearly...

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on the hoof for an early Sunday breakfast, never been before so took a chance. Well, what can I say, the pub itself has been renovated and is gorgeous inside, really really nice, the young lady serving us was incredibly friendly and helpful and that was all before the breakfast arrived!!!! Full English for £8!!! It was perfectly...

Thank David J
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Called in here for lunch on a quiet week day just at the cut off time for food. Our starters were good, presented well and very tasty. Both our main courses were however, plain and poorly presented, I wonder if the chef had left and our main courses were prepared by someone else who lacked the required skill, they really...

1Thank David G
Reviewed 13 March 2017

my sisters and i went to visit my father and after decided to stop where ever there was a a place to eat and this happened to be it. Omg the food was so amazing, fish and chips to die for, prawns, tortilla chips and everything was mouth watering. Cost was fantastic a 3 course meal for 3 at £55...

Thank Sanders1966
Abbots Bromley, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Chose The Black Boy over other options in Sudbury because it looked like a classic town centre old world coaching inn. Staying here was exactly like that. I was in room 5 which was cold, noisy and generally not worth the money. In summary downstairs was fine: nice pub, friendly staff and a really good breakfast. Worth a visit. Upstairs...

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to stay in Black Boy overnight, during my 10d trip visiting friends and family in East Anglia. I wanted a bit of British pub inn charm, but got poor sleep, terrible breakfast and regrets... Here is why (order non-specific): - Room was ok enough, not super clean but livable. - Beats from music, played in bar, could be clearly...

1Thank Laura N
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Well I can say very nicely decorated bar. Very nice and friendly staff and a great selection of cask ales. Was a bit of a let down with my food. Other half had the prawn & Chorizo linguine. I had the slow cooked ribs (only 4 ribs - well must of been the worst ribs I've ever had boil in...

Thank Bill R
London, UK
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Huge room (ask for room 3!) with an enormous, very comfy bed, separate seating area, fireplace and views onto the main street. Bathroom was spacious & had a great shower. Rate included a full English, which was very good value and delicious! No issues with coldness in our room as others have experienced - all in all a great one...

Thank BaddyTravels
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Booked this hotel last minute to spend New Years Eve. The room was basic but comfortable, the staff are so friendly and helpful, the bar is tastefully decorated and the breakfast was excellent. The hotel is full of character and a perfect location

Thank Kerry F

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Black Boy is situated in the heart of Sudbury overlooking the market square with easy access to the surrounding countryside. With it's seven en-suite letting rooms it is the perfect place for either a weekend retreat or a relaxing mid week stay; dog friendly rooms are available with prior arrangement. Serving the finest in traditional ales and a selection of craft beers alongside a fantastic, handpicked, wine and spirit range. The Black Boy has a classic, locally sourced English tavern menu with something for everyone. Come and stay and let our friendly team look after you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Black Boy Hotel

Address: 7 Market Hill, Babergh District CO10 2EA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Babergh District > Sudbury
Price Range: ₹ 6,617 - ₹ 9,148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Black Boy Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Don't take your car to this place”
247lindyb, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lunch visitor only and not a resident in the hotel”
backlaneme, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First impressions are not always the truth”
juliemE7696ZP, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Probably best to ask for one not at the front of the hotel”
_markdixon6, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Town centre was quiet so all rooms quiet.”
917raep, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
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