All in-house guests have a complimentary pass to enjoy the Ickworth National Trust.
Stroll in one of England’s finest Italianate gardens and explore the intriguing Stumpery. See how one man’s passion led to the creation of this remarkable house and its renowned collection of treasures
. Through the Ickworth Lives project, learn about the servants and workers who kept this country estate running and share their memories.
On the edge of the village of Horringer, and close to Bury St Edmunds and the River Cam
, the Ickworth Hotel is surrounded by verdant countryside. Stay local or enjoy days out in Cambridge, Colchester and Newmarket.
Just beyond the hotel grounds is an array of fantastic family days out.
A few miles north is the Anglo-Saxon Village and Country Park of West Stow, with family activities, nature trails, farm animals, living history events and galleries.
Animal lovers won’t want to miss out on Colchester Zoo – considered to be one of the finest in Europe
, with over 260 species and 60 acres of parkland and lakes. Petrol-heads looking for fast-paced fun can zoom to the Wild Tracks Off Road Activity Park for quad biking, motocross, four-wheel driving and target activities from clay pigeon shooting to archery.