A 14th Century counting house with many historic features right in the heart of town.


83 Whiting Street, a 14th Century counting house with many historic features, offers comfortably furnished period bedrooms with modern facilities. Single occupancy is available at a reduced price, please add in the promotion code SINGLE when booking to receive the reduced rate.

The house is centrally located in the heart of bustling Bury St Edmunds and is walking distance to restaurants, pubs and cafes. The town offers historic attractions as well as more modern additions such as a new cinema complex and shopping arcade. All within an easy walk from the house. Parking vouchers are available upon request to ensure town centre parking.

History to the present day

A post Medieval Hall type house, probably a counting house, (a place for storage of valuables and money associated with commercial undertaking).

In the Dining Room there is a wall painting dating back to 1530, possibly the best of its kind ever to be found in England.

Food and Drinks

Breakfast is served in the Dining Room Monday - Friday 7am - 9.30am and 8 - 9.30am at weekends. Full English breakfast is offered with a variety of cereals, and lighter options available upon request.

Other facilities

Each of the spacious bedrooms is equipped with an ensuite bathroom and has a television, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities. In addition, Wi-Fi is available to all guests, free of charge.


No disabled access

14th century buildings

Breakfast Included

Public parking nearby (free)

No smoking

Historic Property


Free broadband access (wired)


Book library

Iron/ironing board

Hair dryers

Central heating

Food and Drinks

Continental breakfast (included)

Cooked breakfast (included)

Nearby Recreations

Recommended walks

Pub (walking distance)

Museums (walking distance)

Historic houses


Golf course (a short drive)

Tennis courts (walking distance)

Recommended restaurants (walking distance)

Theatre (walking distance)

83 Whiting Street, B&B, Bury St. Edmunds - Reviews


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Arrival Info

Address: Gordon Wagstaff, 83 Whiting Street, Bury St Edmunds, SuffolkIP33 1NX, United Kingdom

Check In: flexible  Check Out: flexible


By Car:

From M11 Southbound Take exit 9 toward Newmarket/Norwich Continue on A11. Take the ramp onto A14. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto Compiegne Way (A134) At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Cannon St. Turn slight right at Northgate St. Turn right at Mustow St. Turn right at Churchgate St. Turn right at Guildhall St. Turn right at Abbeygate St. Turn right at Whiting St.

By Rail: Bury St Edmunds railway station is a short taxi ride from 83 Whiting Street.