The Old Neptune
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Manor House | 13 bedrooms | sleeps 26
A unique and exciting opportunity to exclusively hire a magnificent 15th Century Grade II* listed, Medieval House for your own personal use. The Old Neptune offers luxurious and spacious self catering accommodation in a spectacular setting. Steeped in history and painstakingly restored over recent times, the interior decor has been stylishly updated to complement the historic architecture. The house features superb entertaining space together with 13 double bedrooms (several featuring Indonesian teak 4 poster beds) and 9 bathrooms, all set around a beautiful Italianate courtyard within yards of the thriving Ipswich Marina. Further details can be found on The Old Neptune website. Please e-mail for confirmation of the address.
|Size||Sleeps up to 26, 13 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Aldeburgh 20 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Stansted 50 km, Nearest railway: Ipswich 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||13 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 7 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (13), Dining seats for 26, Lounge seats for 26|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The East Anglia region
Ipswich is less than an hour from J28 of the M25 and is the county town of Suffolk, perfect as a base to enjoy the Suffolk countryside and Heritage coast.
The Old Neptune is in the heart of the picturesque Marina in Ipswich where many luxury yachts and power cruisers are moored and the excellent bars and restaurants give it a ‘St Katherine’s Dock’ type feel.
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26 Nov 2014
I hired the Old Neptune for a mid-week business trip and it ticked all the boxes.First impressions on arrival were great. What a beautiful house with bags of charm and charater. It has great living/co… More
19 Aug 2014
Hidden away right in the middle of Ipswich Marina is this amazing 15th Century house. Every room is amazing and there's so much to explore. The house is really well kitted out with modern applian… More
Many thanks for taking the time to write a review – your host emailed us that you all had a fabulous weekend. Sorry to hear about the hot water; one of the boilers had been set to a low temp which meant the water in 2-3 of the bathrooms was warm rather than hot - all the others were fine.
The whole heating and water system was upgraded 2 years ago to hotel standard so it was a real shame we only heard about it from the review as it was very simple to fix and we have a plumber and handyman who are always willing to come out if called.
5 Jun 2014
"Great for a family reunion"
20 family members (15 adults and 5 children) stayed for 3 nights over the 2nd May bank holiday weekend. I can honestly say I had the most wonderful time, the company of course was fantastic but was b… More
28 May 2014
"Perfect venue for a special event with lots of people"
We stayed at the Old Neptune for my 50th birthday in May. We have a large family and in total accommodated 16 adults (from 35 - 75 years old) and 11 children (from 6 months to 8 years old). The ven… More
2 May 2014
"Best party house EVER!"
We stayed at The Old Neptune for my hen do last month. There were 20 of us in total and we stayed from Friday-Monday. The house is absolutely stunning with plenty of room for everyone to spend time t… More
9 Sep 2013
"Absolutely Amazing!! Can't Wait To Go Back!"
I stayed here for 2 nights, 31st July and 1st Aug 2013, the night of my wedding and the night after. Me and me new husband wanted to prolong the celebrations with our closest friends and family and st… More
15 Aug 2013
"Amazing, historic and comfortable"
Old Neptune HouseHouses that offer a dozen comfortable bedrooms for our family holiday are not easy to find, particularly ones a splendid as this. I think everyone gasped fountain, Tudor beams and wh… More
Thank you very much for taking the time with your review. Just in case of any confusion regarding the dining room, we would like to highlight that it comfortably seats 24 and can easily seat 28 on 2 long tables.
8 Jul 2013
The Old Neptune – what an great find! We had a university re-union here and arranging it from New York i was a bit skeptical about whether you'd find a great place in IPSWICH but we were a lar… More
27 Apr 2013
"Another fabulous Hen Weekend at The Old Neptune"
We came back to The Old Neptune for my second daughter's Hen Weekend and it lived up to all our expectations yet again. This time the weather wasn't so great, so we took full advantage of th… More
21 Mar 2013
"What an excellent Finale to my 50th Birthday Celebrations"
Arrived last Friday evening - March 15th 2013 - for three nights at the Old Neptune House. It is a beautiful house and very well equiped to accommodate large parties. The kitchen comes with two dish… More
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