We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

pentahotel Ipswich

Traveller (218)
Room & Suite (163)
Dining (64)
Overview
Visit hotel website
E-mail hotel
Ranelagh Rd, Ipswich IP2 0AD England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
4 Star accommodation
Additional information
Visit hotel website
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Reviews (627)
Filter reviews
612 results
Traveller rating
224
196
100
55
37
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
224
196
100
55
37
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pool table free movies bar area wet room train station limited parking the hotel reception football ground business stay quirky hotel per night the hotel car park town centre enjoyed my stay room rate walk in shower comfy bed
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 612 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

when checking in staff were very rude. waiting to be served at bar for food and drink were too long as it took 2 people to serve 1 person. no clear signs for alternate parking in the dark as it was dimly lit.More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank Happiness34276734310
Response from gsmipswich, Manager at pentahotel IpswichResponded yesterday

Dear Happiness34276734310, I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us here at Pentahotel Ipswich. Feel free to email me on gsm.Ipswich@pentahotels.com to discuss further, as I want to reinstall your confidence in us that we can provide an excellent...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really funky hotel, great bar reception combo area. Loads of lounge area space with quiet corners to chat. Free pool table and a great looking restaurant. Didn’t eat but menu looked good. Make sure when you book that you make it clear you want a...More

Thank Scott F
Response from Serhani24, Manager at pentahotel IpswichResponded 5 days ago

I’m so glad that you had an enjoyable time during your stay. I hope we can welcome you back to Pentahotel Ipswich in the near future. Kind regards, General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First impressions the staff were very polite and helpful. The louge area had a lovely vibe and chilled atmosphere, room was fairly basic for an over night stay although very warm couldnt turn AC down it only turned down after leaving the room, no spare...More

Thank Shannon E
Response from Serhani24, Manager at pentahotel IpswichResponded 1 week ago

Dear Shannon, Thank you for your comments and for taking the time to review our hotel. We always take our guests feedback on board and continually work to improve our service. We hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Sincerely, General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here with a group of friends for the St Joseph’s rugby tournament. Eleven couples and some children. Late nights in the bar and a good meal on the Saturday night for 32 of us. Food all excellent but struggled slightly to cope with so...More

Thank BowdenLad
Response from Serhani24, Manager at pentahotel IpswichResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for posting your comments. We appreciate all feedback very much and the team and I look forward to welcoming you back at Pentahotel Ipswich. Kind regards, General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable enough hotel with nice room but ultimately trying too hard to be unique. The airplane-style TV/movie selection menu was slow and annoying. And had dinner at the restaurant, while the food was fine felt it was a bit expensive for what it was (OK...More

1  Thank willm368
Response from Serhani24, Manager at pentahotel IpswichResponded 1 week ago

Dear Will, Thank you for your comments and for taking the time to review our hotel. We always take our guests feedback on board and continually work to improve our service. We hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Sincerely, General Manager

View more reviews
About
Description
From an ideal location on Ranelagh Road, pentahotel Ipswich really is the perfect base for a relaxing stay, business meeting or conference as well as being a great launch pad for exploring loads of many local More attractions or historic nearby towns like Colchester or Felixstowe. We're just five minutes on foot from Ipswich's central rail station, Ipswich Town Football Club and Ipswich Town Centre as well as the award-winning Water Front Marina and its busy bars and restaurants being close by too. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
126
Price range
US$56 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ramada Encore Ipswich Hotel Ipswich
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
126
Price range
US$56 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ramada Encore Ipswich Hotel Ipswich
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Photos
Traveller (218)
Room & Suite (163)
Dining (64)
Amenities (16)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 nearby hotels
Novotel Ipswich
977 reviews
.86 km away
The Carlton Hotel
121 reviews
1.14 km away
Shipwrights Arms Hotel
68 reviews
1.15 km away
Premier Inn Ipswich Town Centre (Quayside) Hotel
909 reviews
1.22 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 475 nearby restaurants
Trongs
570 reviews
.88 km away
ASK Italian - Ipswich
282 reviews
.69 km away
Miller's Fish & Chips
117 reviews
.72 km away
Mermaid
743 reviews
.75 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 228 nearby attractions
New Wolsey Theatre
739 reviews
.88 km away
Red Rose Chain Theatre
60 reviews
.26 km away
Portman Road Stadium
109 reviews
.41 km away
Cardinal Thomas Wolsey statue
36 reviews
.89 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
N723PFians
4 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from operationsipswich | Property representative |
Hi Ian, The Restaurant is great! Our Pentalounge is the perfect place to spend your birthday with your family and of course the grand dogs are welcome too! Please contact me directly at the hotel or send over your details... More
2
Votes
JasminThurston
9 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Carol H | Reviewed this property |
I had a double bed so not sure if they do a family room
0
Votes
Samantha K
5 November 2015|
Answer
Response from Ahmed S |
Yes you can bring dogs, please call the hotel for more information about the extra cost.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Insist on River view"
AndrzejW561
28 Aug 2018
Read review
"Ask for a view of the river, the other side are flats"
katyaliciax
14 Aug 2018
Read review
"ask for 2nd floor, overlooking river."
H4ppycu5t0mer
23 Apr 2018
Read review
"Ask for a room, which is not on ground floor and directly at the main street"
289steffenk
22 Mar 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing