To provide you with the best experience, cookies are used on this site. Find out more here.

Allow cookies

Otley Hall

Type:Historic House / Palace

Hall Lane, Otley, nr Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 9PA

Add Otley Hall to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01473 890264

Otley Hall

Book Tickets Online

About

A 15thC moated hall of outstanding beauty, set in 10 acres of gardens. Rich in architectural detail and history. Family home to the Gosnolds for 250 years from c1454, the most notable of whom was Bartholomew Gosnold who voyaged to the New World in 1602, named Cape Cod and Martha's Vinyard, and returned in 1607 to found the Jamestown Settlement, the 1st English speaking settlement in the US. Links with Shakespeare's Tempest. The gardens include re-creations of a medieval knot garden, designed by leading garden historian Sylvia Landsberg.


Suitability for the Disabled: Partial. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement.

Directions

Road Directions

By Road:
Once in Otley, turn into Chapel Road at post office/village stores and follow brown tourist signs.

The nearest railway station is Ipswich, which is 11 miles away.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled Accessibility
  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Catering

  • Café
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant/catering
  • Refreshments Available

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for Corporate events
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs on Lead Only
  • Event venue
  • Licenced for Weddings & Civil Partnerships
  • Open all year
  • Wedding Venue

Parking & Transport

  • Parking

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided tours
  • Guided tours by arrangement

TripAdvisor

Opening Times

Gardens & Cafe 2019 Opening Times (1 May 2019 - 30 Sept 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday11:00 - 17:00
Thursday - SundayClosed
Bank HolidayClosed

What's Nearby

  1. Haughley Park Barn

    Haughley Park Barn

    13.04 miles away
  2. Gainsborough's House

    Gainsborough’s House is the birthplace of Thomas Gainsborough RA and shows an outstanding...

    22.84 miles away
  3. Ickworth House, Park and Gardens

    A taste of classical Italy in Suffolk. Situated at the heart of 4 square miles of...

    24.49 miles away
  1. Raveningham Gardens

    Large herbaceous borders, a working walled kitchen garden, herb garden, an arboretum and...

    27.6 miles away
  2. Alderford Watermill

    One of the most complete historic watermills in Essex with most of the original machinery...

    29.71 miles away
  3. Paycocke's House & Gardens

    Built in the 16th century, this attractive half-timbered house is a grand example of...

    30.73 miles away
  4. Mannington Gardens

    Beautiful gardens with lake, trees and shrubs surround a medieval moated manor (not open)...

    47.14 miles away
  5. Ingatestone Hall

    Tudor manor house and grounds containing furniture, pictures and memorabilia accumulated...

    49.59 miles away
Previous Next

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss