At the Ipswich Hotel we understand that your wedding day is one of the most important days in your life and we appreciate that there’s a lot to do when planning your day. Our Wedding Co-ordinator and team are fully committed to delivering you a truly memorable experience and ensuring that your day goes without a hitch.
Whether you opt for a traditional white wedding or something less formal, we can accommodate all of your needs providing a full range of wedding services individually tailored to you. In addition, our Wedding Co-ordinator can recommend professional local companies to help you take care of many of the day’s necessary arrangements. We will help in anyway we can to ensure that your special day is an extra-special day.
We are also licensed to hold the actual marriage ceremony and Civil Ceremonies, for up to 30 guests in our Lucas Suite and up to 90 guests in our Constable Suite.
The Wolsey Suite comprises of our restaurant, bar and beautiful walled garden which offers an ideal backdrop for your photography. In the summer months it opens out allowing your guests to make the most of the warm days. This can accommodate up to 100 guests for your wedding breakfast and 150 for the reception.
The Suffolk Suite can accommodate up to 350 guests for your wedding breakfast and up to 400 for the reception. With its own entrance, car park, bar, cloakroom, stage and dance floor, it really is the perfect wedding venue and offers the option of partition walls to alter the size and feel of the room.
by Sami-Adele Jessenon Sat, 15th June, 2019
Lovely place to have a wedding, ceremony room, reception room and garden were all set up beautifully. The staff were very helpful and attentive. The food was lovely. The only downside were the hotel rooms. Our wedding party booked at least 10 rooms, some said they were good, others said they were dated and tatty. If you get one of ... Read More
by Mrs Donna Tayloron Sat, 15th September, 2018
We had looked at many wedding venues prior to choosing The Best Western Ipswich. The hotel is lovely and Gemma the wedding coordinator has been fantastic throughout the planning and on the day, she is always available on the phone or to have a meeting to discuss the plans and has been extremely helpful throughout. We had a lot of ... Read More
by C M Straughanon Tue, 31st July, 2018
Had the most amazing day at the hotel . Our wedding was perfect from start to finish. Gemma and the team were very helpful in making sure it was all how we wanted it to be. An added bonus was the other guests on the day with their amazing super sports cars and allowing me to have a ride in ... Read More
by Emma and Steven Reeceon Tue, 20th February, 2018
Well what can i say, we had an amazing weekend. From the moment we decided to use the Best Western Ipswich the wedding planning became ten times easier. The advice that was given and the organisational skills of the staff teams were fantastic. The support we both received on the day was much appreciated and the food was first class. ... Read More
by Alisa Moweron Tue, 13th February, 2018
I can thoroughly recommend The Ipswich Hotel for a wedding venue. We had our ceremony there and a sit down meal and evening reception with a band and disco. Everything was organised so well on the day and ran completely smoothly,we didn't have to worry about anything. The food was top quality and the service.Beforehand we went for a trial ... Read More