The Westleton Crown offers the perfect atmospheric setting for an intimate and unique wedding. Dating back to the 12th century, this traditional Suffolk coaching inn retains the character and rustic charm of its heritage but with the added sophistication and comforts of contemporary living. With a charming countryside location, quietly crackling log fires and real ales through to the 34 stylish comfortable bedrooms, creatively indulgent menus and fine wines, The Westleton Crown is undoubtedly one of the most charming hotels in Suffolk to hold your wedding reception.
The Westleton Crown can host your wedding ceremony and/or wedding reception and even offer exclusive use of The Westleton Crown (depending on availability).
When you choose you have your wedding at The Westleton Crown, every detail can be tailored entirely around your requirements to make your special day as memorable, unique and exciting as you have always dreamed.
The Westleton Crown offers a variety of areas and flexibility for you and your guests to enjoy, from the stylish garden room, cosy snug and elegant parlour through to our charming terraced gardens.
Opposite The Westleton Crown is St Peterâ€™s which is a 650 year-old thatched church, famed for its chamber concerts and annual wild flower festival and is ideal for your wedding ceremony. Or if you prefer, The Westleton Crown is licensed to hold civil ceremonies in three of our public rooms for up to 90 people.
At The Westleton Crown, we can take care of your entire day from ceremony to celebration and accommodation.
From the A12 (coming from a northerly direction), turn off at Blythburgh onto the B1125, then take the first left. This leads straight into the village, and The Ship is at the end of the road (stop when you reach the Ship or you'll end up in the sea). Alternatively, if you're coming from the south, you can turn off the A12 towards Westleton, then continue through Westleton village and then turn right towards Dunwich. In the village, turn left a short way to find us.
The nearest local train station is Darsham, approximately 5 miles from The Ship Inn. On leaving the station turn left down the hill and take the first turning on the right, follow the road into Westleton village, then continue on to Dunwich as described above in 'By car'
The nearest main line station is Ipswich, approximately 27 miles south of Dunwich via the A12.