Black Lion Hotel

Long Melford, Suffolk

Luxury room

Snug room

Long Melford

Family room

Long Melford

A stylish boutique Georgian hotel in rural Suffolk

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The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 36% off. Our discount is calculated by reference to the hotel's own prices or by reference to an appropriate source reflective of the hotel's own prices.

The discount above was checked on 22 January, 2020.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

A cosy, boutique Georgian hotel with elegant interiors in rural Suffolk - breakfast and dinner included

  • Overlooking Long Melford's charming village green and church, the refurbished Black Lion is a traditional village hotel with heart. If you like your bedrooms boutique and bespoke, your gardens picturesque and your restaurant dining award-winning, then this boutique Georgian bolthole is most certainly the place for you.

  • The guest rooms are spacious, individually styled and unique, with classic yet upscale amenities. Each offers country-chic decor, a flatscreen TV, Wi-Fi and an en-suite bathroom with bathtub, overhead shower and Bramley amenities. This charming village hotel was recently named Best Place to Stay in the East by the Sunday Times

  • The restaurant is a popular choice for guests and local villagers alike, with its lavish country breakfasts and elegant mains crafted by Head Chef Steve Angier. You can also treat yourself to afternoon tea or contemplate life with a post-dinner glass of your fancy, or perhaps a cocktail, in the Melford Bar.


- Wi-Fi
- Restaurant
- Bar
- Afternoon tea

How to get there

Black Lion Hotel is located off the A134 in Long Melford, about 45 minutes' drive from Colchester and Braintree. We recommend arriving by car to make the most of this region.
The Green, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9DN

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