Welcome to Best Western Claydon Hotel, Conference Centre and Weddings Venue bordering Ipswich in Suffolk.


The Best Western Claydon Hotel is handily situated off the A14 and only 5 miles West of Ipswich town centre. A spacious hotel, it offers rural character as well as modern convenience. That makes it the perfect venue for business trips and stop-overs! Small enough to ensure individual attention, yet spacious enough for a comfortable stay, this smart hotel is a real gem. A Victorian style dining room and picturesque gardens only add to the appeal! Excellent road links to Norwich, Colchester and Cambridge make the hotel a great place to do business. You'll have everything you need onsite, and you'll never be far from the area's many recreational attractions.

We have the ability to provide outstanding food and service, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere; we offer the perfect setting for most occasions; truly a hotel with personality. 

A Relaxing Stay

A spacious modern, comfortable hotel offering excellence as standard and proud to have received multiple Best Western International Quality Awards and accolades for fine food & dining.


Great Restaurant

The Crystal restaurant or Conservatory is the perfect place for a formal or intimate dining experience. Our menus reflect a taste of Suffolk, modern British & European influence featuring fresh local produce and appeals to all tastes and dietary requirements.


Ideal Location

Conveniently situated just off the A14 and only minutes away from the A12 routes. A perfect base to explore the beauty of the heart of the Suffolk countryside.


Meetings at Claydon Hotel

For exceptional meetings and conferences in Ipswich, look no further than our hotel. With versatile event spaces, state-of-the-art facilities, and professional services, we ensure a successful and productive gathering.


Don't just take our word for it....

Great stay at Best Western in Ipswich, staff very superb. Easy to book and great advise when booking on room choice. My wife had recently had a knee replacement so room selection was perfect. Thanks to all staff for our Theatre trip..
"Good overall experience. The food was excellent / Breakfast food selection was good plus the pleasant taste helpful staff. We had an evening dinner at the hotel with some friends and were impressed with the quality of the food and the service"
"The staff made this a very enjoyable stay and went above and beyond our expectations including the chef preparing a special dietary soup when my husband was under the weather. The restaurant was well presented and meals were excellent"