Walking in Constable Country

Explore the picturesque Stour Valley and Dedham Vale made famous by the paintings of 18th-century England’s foremost landscape artist. The Stour Valley Path is a 60 mile walking route following the valley sides of the River Stour. This beautiful route takes you through the fabulous Suffolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire countryside, including Dedham Vale. If you want to explore the area in more detail, there’s also a variety of wonderful walks that will see you venture off the Stour Valley Path. Discover Flatford and Constable Country on foot, taking in the famous Dedham Vale, immortalised in the works of John Constable.

Dedham, Colchester
12°
few clouds
humidity: 62%
wind: 3m/s SW
H 12 • L 10
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The Collection


Maison Talbooth

01206 322367

A luxury boutique hotel in Essex, looking out across Constable’s Countryside and Dedham Vale.

  • 12 uniquely designed bedrooms
  • Heated outdoor pool
  • The Treatment Rooms day spa

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Le Talbooth

01206 323150

Great food and great service at this stunning restaurant beside the River Stour.

  • Riverside terrace and lawn
  • Outdoor marquee perfect for weddings
  • Private dining options available

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The Pier

01255 241212

Visit our hotel and restaurants by the coast for something a little different.

  • 14 individual bedrooms
  • All-day dining in the bar brasserie
  • Fresh sea food caught daily

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Milsoms

01206 322795

Escape from the bustle and relax at this charming hotel with bar, restaurant, lounge and terrace.

  • 15 quiet and relaxing bedrooms
  • Bar and restaurant with all-day dining
  • Two great spaces for meetings or private dining

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Kesgrave Hall

01473 333741

Charming hotel and restaurant set in beautiful grounds in the heart of Suffolk.

  • 23 en-suite bedrooms
  • Relaxed brasserie – open all day
  • Premier event venue The Hangar

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