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The Suffolk Collection: in an English Country garden

8 June 2021

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Suffolk is a quintessentially English county of gentle rolling farmland, thatched cottages and moated halls that have famously inspired and been encapsulated by native artists Thomas Gainsborough and John Constable.
  • Delve into the rich history of Crowe Hall 
  • Explore the stunning family garden of the Old Rectory at Nacton 
  • Enjoy an exclusive tour of Helmingham Hall with Lady Xa Tollemache
  • Visit Columbine Hall with garden designer George Carter 
  • See the gardens at Wyken Hall & Pykards Hall
  • Spend time wandering the gardens at Polstead Mill and enjoy a special lunch 
Enjoy a rare chance to visit fine private gardens in this pastoral haven accompanied by experts Stephen Anderton and Sophie Piebenga. We are accommodated for the three nights at the iconic Swan Hotel, a half-timbered, fifteenth-century building set in the heart of Lavenham, the county’s most beautiful medieval village: a stylish, comfortable hotel with fine food and peaceful ambience.

Your Accommodation

The Swan, Lavenham

A 15th-century coaching inn in the heart of picturesque Lavenham, The Swan combines the historic charm of timber beams, leaded windows and mediaeval wall hangings with luxurious contemporary comfort. An innovative restaurant and bar offer delicious, seasonal British cuisine and an elegant spa, with sauna, steam room and vitality pool, is also open to guests. 
Room Facilities & Amenities
  • En suite bathroom
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Safe 
  • Ironing board