The Station

2 Burrell RoadIpswichIP2 8AJUnited Kingdom
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About The Station

The Riverside in Ipswich is conveniently located for either business or tourist travellers as the Ipswich rail station and bus stop is directly across the street.

The 14 bedrooms, some of which overlook the river, are a combination of en-suite and shared bathrooms with choices in single, double, twin, and triple. All rooms come with free Wi-Fi, free view TVs, a work desk, and tea and coffee making facilities. Some room rates do have breakfast included.

The Riverside Ipswich has a beer garden and free parking. There is wireless in all public areas and room service is offered.

The restaurant has service all day with both English and international choices.

The hotel is a five minute walk to the town centre and to the Ipswich Town Football Club grounds. Guests may choose to visit the Jerwood Dance House, or the many bars, shops, theatres, and restaurants located nearby.


2 Burrell Road, Ipswich, IP2 8AJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1473)683622 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

A basic, but clean, stay.

The basic accommodations are clean and comfortable and provide a good value for the money spent. Some areas have been recently refurbished and provide for a better value. The affordable rates give a spacious room with free perks like Wi-Fi and even plasma

Friendly staff.

The staff at reception are welcoming and friendly. When concerns are brought to their attention, they are very accommodating and work hard to fix the issue.

Good grub in the pub.

The pub downstairs is a bit better than just ordinary pub grub. Instead, the breakfast and dinner choices give a good variety and the rates are very reasonable. In addition, the food is nicely prepared and served.

Negative Reviews

Dated décor.

The furnishings and features of the hotel are outdated and need to be updated. The bedding and carpeting look old and faded and are of substandard quality. In addition, many items in the rooms and bath just don't work, such as lamps, heaters, and cold and

Good for trains, bad for cars.

While the location of the hotel is great for those catching a ride from the Ipswich station, those with a car aren't quite so lucky. The adjoining car park looks dangerous with little safety lighting and the area around it appears broken down and abandone

Communal baths.

Be aware that this hotel does not have ensuite bathrooms in all the units. Instead, most guest have to share a single bathroom located at the end of a hallway. While the bath is spacious, the accommodations are of low quality. The water temperature doesn'

Rating Overview

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5.2 out of 10 based on 406 reviews