Contact Us

The Bildeston Crown

104 High Street

01449 740510

Ample free car parking is available on site.

Opening Hours

We are open 7 days a week with food orders taken from 12pm to 2pm, and 7pm to 9pm.

Bar nibbles are available from 6.30pm to 9pm everyday.


Situated in Bildeston in the heart of Suffolk, The Bildeston Crown is located 6 miles from Lavenham and 5 miles from Hadleigh. Home to many original timber-framed buildings, it is the ideal place to stay to explore our beautiful county.

Travelling by car

Bildeston is situated on the B1115 about 10 minutes driving from Hadleigh from the south and Stowmarket from the north east.

Travelling by Rail

The closest train stations to Bildeston are:

Stowmarket9 miles
Ipswich14 miles
Manningtree15 miles
Colchester20 miles

All are on the main line from London Liverpool Street Station with regular trains throughout the day.

Fly in

The Bildeston Crown is just 6 miles from the privately owned Elmsett airfield where guests can fly in and leave their plane overnight on grass parking.

For further details about flying in to Elmsett airfield, please see their website: