Bed & Breakfast
Nestled in the AONB Dedham Vale is the beautiful village of Polstead, Suffolk where you will find Hill House. In a perfect location for walkers and cyclists with an abundance of scenic routes as well as for exploring the surrounding local villages of Lavenham, Kersey, Hadleigh, Dedham amongst just a few of the delights. Farmers markets and antiques markets for enthusiasts as well as nearby vineyards are waiting to be discovered. Return to your accommodation in a beautiful 16th Century building through your own front door into a tranquil living/dining space and through into a peaceful bedroom with comfortable beds and just birdsong for company. The Cock Inn pub is just across The Green offering delicious food and drink or mooch into one of the local nearby village pubs and restaurants to end the perfect day.
Your own front door leads you to a private sitting/dining area where you can relax and on into a tranquil
bedroom with super comfortable beds, either kingsize double or two singles and an en-suite shower room
A generous continental breakfast (vegan and gluten free options available) can be provided on request to set you on your way for the day and there are plenty of wonderful cafes where cooked breakfasts are served in nearby Hadleigh or Dedham to indulge in too
Free WiFi is available on the premises for which the pass code will be provided
There is an outside seating area with views across The Green where you can take your breakfast in the summer (or winter if you are more resilient!)
In order to keep everyone safe and well we will not enter your guest suite during your stay but we can provide clean sheets and towels on request if your stay is longer than 3 nights
Local Village Community Shop and Post Office
Local produce and crafts/gifts along with all the usual essential items can be purchased at our wonderful shop run by local volunteers for the community and it's visitors and just across The Green (Mon-Fri 9am-4.30pm Saturday 9am-1pm)
Enjoy a meal by the big open fire in the winter and in the lovely gardens in the summer at The Cock Inn across The Green (Open Weds-Sun).
There are also a number of other great dining experiences in the local villages of Stoke by Nayland and Dedham
Just a few of the many THINGS TO DO in and around Suffolk
Vineyards of Suffolk
Walking in and around Polstead
Too much to choose from whether you want to linger a while or just passing through "en route" check out these links-
Cycling in and around Polstead
There are endless cycling routes to explore all around Suffolk, including the coast but this one is highly recommended and is right on the doorstep of Hill House
The Stour Estuary
If you want to venture out a little further then this is a good place to start for birdwatching!
"We had an overnight stay here just a short while ago and would highly recommend. One of the best nights sleep we've had. Lovely meal in the pub across the road too. Also visited with our Otis for doggie walks. Beautiful area". Linda K