Beales Hotels set to take over The Bell Hotel, Saxmundham

Beales Hotels, the family-owned hotel group founded in 1769, is set to open a hotel in Suffolk this Spring following the first phase of a significant refurbishment. The Bell Hotel in Saxmundham is perfectly placed to access The Suffolk Coast and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, as well as tourism hotspots like Aldeburgh, Snape and Southwold.

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Meet the designers behind the Bell Hotel Saxmundham’s incredible new look

Meet the designers behind the Bell Hotel Saxmundham’s incredible new look

Meet the designers behind the Bell Hotel Saxmundham’s incredible new look. With refurbishment work on the Bell Hotel well underway, we’re excited to sit down with Rebecca and Ele...
Dartford warbler is welcomed back from near-extinction

Dartford warbler is welcomed back from near-extinction

The distinctive sight and sound of a Dartford warbler singing from the top of a sprig of gorse in the May sunshine is making a welcome comeback after the bird almost became extinct...
Meet the Bell Hotel Saxmundham’s star chef Garry Cook

Meet the Bell Hotel Saxmundham’s star chef Garry Cook

When you join us for food at the Bell Hotel, you can expect spectacular dishes created with fresh, local and quality ingredients. And that’s thanks to our head chef, Garry Cook. He...
Discover Suffolk’s rich bounty of fresh, local produce

Discover Suffolk’s rich bounty of fresh, local produce

How far did your last meal travel to reach your plate? The reality is, many of the ingredients we eat are shipped hundreds and even thousands of miles, from all over the world. And i...
What’s so special about the Suffolk coast? A lot, actually

What’s so special about the Suffolk coast? A lot, actually

The Suffolk Coast is one of the most extraordinary places in the UK. Along countless miles of picturesque coastline you’ll find bustling seaside towns, sleepy fishing villages, acr...
Dog-friendly weekend breaks at the Bell Hotel Saxmundham

Dog-friendly weekend breaks at the Bell Hotel Saxmundham

One of the best things about the great British holiday is that we get to take our beloved pooches with us. After all, our loyal companions have spent the last two years sharing lockd...
This underrated county is the best place in England for a spring walk

This underrated county is the best place in England for a spring walk

Link to article by Sarah Baxter – 26.02.22 With its wild spaces under threat from development, explore this beautiful patch of England while you can. Woodbridge on the River De...