Making memories to last a lifetime

The Best Western Claydon hotel provides the perfect setting for your special day. The hotel will add style and charm to any event, while our convenient location, just four miles from Ipswich town centre, makes us easily accessible for all your guests. You can be sure that our hotel is not only perfectly located but convenient for guests travelling from all over. 
Whether big or small, the friendly and professional staff of Claydon Hotel are willing to work to create your dream wedding day and make their couple feel like royalty on their wedding day. With an in-house wedding coordinator and the choice of choosing any theme, you have full control of your wedding. Fully licensed for civil ceremonies for up to 60 guests. We have a range of packages to suit every budget. We can tailor packages to each event - We want you to have Your Wedding - Your Way!

Our Rooms

The Crystal Room holds a Civil license, which hosts up to 60 guests. Along with the spacious Gipping Valley Suite for the evening event which caters up to 120. We have 36 Ensuite bedrooms for all your wedding guests to get comfy and relaxed before the wedding, share you special day, get a good night sleep and to enjoy a continental breakfast the morning after. 


Choose from one of our three fantastic menu choices or, if you fancy something a different for your day, don’t hesitate to ask – we’re more than happy to explore other exciting options with you.

We also have special package rates which include the wedding breakfast, buffet menu and drinks package based upon a minimum of 50 people.

Our drinks packages have been designed with you in mind and we have created them in a way that allows you a variety of choice, and you get to decide how much you wish to spend.
For a bespoke choice just speak with the wedding team.

Suggested Suppliers

Through our contacts of local suppliers, we can arrange flowers, cake and chair covers, wedding favours etc. Preferential accommodation rates for your guests that wish to stay the night. A complimentary stay in one of our premier rooms for the bride and groom (subject to package deal), to include a continental breakfast depending on the type of package you choose.
Contact us today

Please do enquire with our Wedding Coordinators about arranging a show around of our venue or if you have questions regarding special rates for family and guests or any other particular detail. We'd be happy to help. Call our team on 01473-830382 and we'll look forward to welcoming you soon.

Wedding Brochure

Wedding Brochure

Approved Venue Information

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