In 7 acres of scenic grounds, Ravenwood Hall Hotel boasts period features, free parking and free Wi-Fi. Just 10 minutes’ drive from Bury St Edmunds, the hotel has a traditional restaurant. Historical bedrooms at Ravenwood are beautifully decorated with sumptuous fabrics and antique furniture.

All rooms have a private bathroom with free toiletries, tea and coffee facilities and a work desk. Some have four-poster beds and garden views. The intimate restaurant serves a traditional British menu, and features original oak beams and cosy open fires.

The bar offers cream teas, light meals and beverages, and features an elegant terrace beside the outdoor swimming pool. Cooked breakfasts are also served daily. Set in Suffolk countryside, Ravenwood Hall is just off the A14 motorway, providing easy access to Ipswich, Newmarket and Cambridge.

Thetford Forest can be reached in just 20 minutes’ drive, and Newmarket Racecourse is 30 minutes away.