There’s so much more to explore in Bury St Edmunds – a Jewel in the Crown of Suffolk
Rich in history, visitors have lots to discover in Bury St Edmunds.
Find out about Bury St Edmunds’ role in the Magna Carta, the story of Saint Edmund, and where a French Tudor Queen rests.
Visit the Abbey ruins, the site of one of the most important medieval monasteries in Europe, and wonder at Suffolk’s only cathedral.
Explore medieval streets and architecture, Georgian squares, Britain’s last remaining regency theatre, and the town’s literary links to Shakespeare, Charles Dickens and Norah Lofts.
Eat and drink at award-winning restaurants, gastropubs and cafés. Shop ’til you drop at independent boutiques, leading high street stores and weekly street markets which are almost as old as the Abbey itself.
Indulge in a wealth of leisure activities, including spas, swimming, golf and tennis. Walk or cycle through picturesque parks, woodland and meadows and enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of open spaces.
Take a drive out into the countryside to the pretty medieval wool towns of Lavenham, Long Melford and Clare.
Bury St Edmunds is an ideal base for exploring the rest of the East of England too. Newmarket is just 20 minutes away, Cambridge 35 minutes, Ipswich 35 minutes.
If you want to combine a trip to Bury St Edmunds with a visit to the seaside then the Suffolk coast can be reached in just under an hour, and if you are exploring the UK, the journey to London is less than two hours.
With so much to see and do in Bury St Edmunds and the surrounding area, you’ll want to stay longer.
Boutique hotels with history, charming bed and breakfasts, sumptuous rural cottages, country houses, and luxury apartments, there is an abundance of choice.
Whether you fancy splashing out on a high-end luxury break or fancy a quick, value-for-money getaway there are plenty of options
From the historical to the unique and from couples to groups there is a place to stay and a very warm welcome in Bury St Edmunds and Beyond. Find out more at the official tourism website for the Bury St Edmunds area Bury St Edmunds and Beyond www.burystedmundsandbeyond.co.uk/placestostay
Suffolk Secrets have a range of quality self-catering holiday cottages in Suffolk which are available Christmas Fayre Weekend
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The Dell Caravan Park
Conveniently located just 5 miles from the centre of Bury St Edmunds The Dell Caravan Park welcomes both Traders and Visitors to the Bury St Edmunds Christmas Market. We have large, clean shower and toilet facilities and hard standing pitches to accommodate caravans and motorhomes. Rates from £18 per night for two people with electric hook up.
With only a short walk from the Christmas Fayre, Dragonfly Hotel Bury St Edmunds is the perfect base for your Christmas break. Enjoy a comfortable night’s sleep with a hearty cooked breakfast in the morning. Free parking for all residents or only £5 per car (or free if using our bar) for non-residents.
Symonds Road, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP32 7DZ
Free All Day Parking – when you purchase any drink from our bar
£5 All Day Parking
Credit Card Payments Accepted
Car Park Fitted with CCTV
Registration plate numbers must be entered on our tablets at reception
Available for all four days.