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The Bell Hotel

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Market Hill, Clare CO10 8NN England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

The Bell Hotel in Clare, Suffolk, which is now under new Management ,we now have the first time in many, many years a Hotel and restaurant which offer "Fine" dining. The re-vamped dining room with lovelu cutlery and high quality wine glasses is a really...More

Thank BaileySuffolk
Response from Bell H, Owner at The Bell HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Bailey We are glad you enjoyed your visit to The Bell Hotel and your experience in Latitude 52, we have kept the menu to large to ensure we can produce high quality dishes, the menu will change regularly every month and half to two...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

The Bell's recent refurbishment was long overdue. It was always rather sad to see an historic old hotel in a picture perfect Suffolk village looking so unkempt. The new look has certainly smarted the place up, but - caveat emptor - don't attempt to buy...More

Thank belchot1
Response from Bell H, Owner at The Bell HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Belchot1 thank you for your recent review , I am glad you like how we have restored the building back to its former glory. Its very strange that you say you were charged £6 for a pint and half of soda and lime, our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Called in for morning coffee and pastries. Coffee was so bitter we couldn’t drink it. We were charged £9 for six miniature pastries that arrived burnt. Not just a dark shade of brown, they were black. We twice said we felt they were too overdone,...More

Thank borleyghost
Response from Bell H, Owner at The Bell HotelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for sharing your feedback, we are very disappointed to hear about you experience which is not at all our usual high standard, please contact us directly at info@thebellhotelclare.com / 071787 277741 so we can apologise and make the situation right.

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed at this hotel a few years ago. Since then they have overhauled many public areas. There are various sitting areas which are clean and comfortable. The bedroom had been redecorated (the windowsill was badly needing painted!). It was basic but clean. The bed...More

Thank Janice M
Response from Bell H, Owner at The Bell HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review and comments, as you mentioned we have made quite a few changes, we took over the property on July 31st and completed renovations in the trade areas along with creating a new restaurant in the hotel called Latitude 52. I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate a truely fabulous meal in the hotels newly renovated restaurant Latitude 52. Ten out of ten for food, service and atmosphere. Well done to the new owners, wishing you every success for the future!

Thank Rebecca D
Response from Bell H, Owner at The Bell HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great feedback, we are glad you enjoyed your meal. As you know all our food is locally sourced, we will share your feedback with the team and we hope to see you again very soon.

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Nestled in the heart of the beautiful town of Clare, The Bell Hotel is conveniently located between Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds, 37 miles from Stansted Airport. Nestled in the heart of the beautiful town of ...More Clare, The Bell Hotel is conveniently located between Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds, 37 miles from Stansted Airport. Enjoy a comfortable stay in one of our 15 comfortable well appointed rooms, Enjoy a comfortable stay in one of our 15 comfortable well appointed rooms, Guests staying in our rooms will enjoy feather down pillows and duvet’s, 500 thread count sheets , luxurious white cotton towels, complimentary high speed WIFI, complimentary bottled water, Paddy and Scott's Coffee and Tea Pig's Tea's along with house made fresh shortbread cookies. The Bell Hotel features a lounge, bar and a restaurant (Latitude 52) Latitude 52 will features British Food with a twist and the lounge and bar features a wide range of dishes Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$97 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Bell Hotel
Also Known As
Bell Hotel Sudbury
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Clare
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$97 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Bell Hotel
Also Known As
Bell Hotel Sudbury
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Clare
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Traveller (60)
Dining (33)
Room & Suite (14)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"No 19, Roomy, exceptional."
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"Choose an upper floor room in the courtyard"
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"room 19 stunning"
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