Make the most of your stay and really get into the heart of the beautiful areas we are situated. We have compiled just some of the many exciting experiences you can enjoy when visiting our hotels in Suffolk and Essex. Planning a celebration, a house party or a corporate event? Choose experiences that will be sure to really excite your guests.

There is always something exciting going on at our hotels and restaurants. See what events we have coming up.

upcoming events
All Experiences
The Pier
Kesgrave Hall
Talbooth Restaurant
House Party
Idle Waters
Talbooth House & Spa

Visit Lavenham

Lavenham, located in the heart of the stunning Suffolk countryside, is considered to be Britain’s best preserved medieval village and one of......

Shingle Street

A remote stretch of coastline, Shingle Street is located to the north of Felixstowe, known for it’s shingle and pebble beach. The......

Colchester Zoo

Home to around 180 species and set in 60 acres of parkland and lakes, Colchester Zoo hosts many different habitats, from the......

Redoubt Fort

An extremely impressive 180ft (60m) diameter circular fort built in 1808 to defend the port of Harwich against a Napoleonic invasion. Ten......

A touch of magic

We’ve joined up with Michael J Fitch, the award-winning Magician who has performed all over the world including Buckingham Palace for Her......

The Essex Way

“The deepest Essex few explore where steepest thatch is sunk in flowers and out of elm and sycamore rise flinty fifteenth-century towers”......