Come and enjoy the comfort we’ve created just for you in one of our seven comfortable guest rooms.
Hello and welcome to The Old Times Guest House situated in lovely Ipswich! A vision was born to create this guesthouse when the historic landmark property, formerly known as the “Lion’s Head”, captured our hearts. We have lovingly restored this beautiful building to feature seven guest rooms, a tearoom, dining room and bar. Read more
We are situated within easy reach of Ipswich Town Center (1.8 miles), the Derby Rd. Train station (0.4 miles), Sir John Mills Theatre (2.2 miles), the Regent Theatre & Corn Exchange (1 mile) and New Wolsey Theatre (1.8 miles).
The beautiful Neptune Marina (1.5 miles) is an easy eighteen-minute walk down hill while the Ipswich A & E and Maternity Hospital (Heath Road - 0.5 miles) is an easy fifteen-minute walk, making The Old Times an ideal location for visiting loved ones.
For sports enthusiasts, the Foxhall Stadium (1.8 miles) and Ipswich Football Stadium (2 miles) are easily accessible. The Suffolk Ski Centre is a short fifteen-minute drive away (3.5 miles).
University Campus Suffolk is 1.5 miles from the guesthouse, an easy eighteen-minute walk.
You will find numerous wonderful restaurants, bars and cafes all within easy driving and walking distance of the Guesthouse. Local buses run directly past the guesthouse as well as the surrounding main roads allowing for easy access in and out of town.