Muthu Belstead Brook Hotel

Ipswich, United Kingdom

1.9 K reviews
Good hotel for solo travelers. Close to the city center with easily acessible parking. Fantastic service. Great pool.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Radio
    • Central Heating
    • Internet Access
    • King-size Bed
    • Lounge
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Wheelchair access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Bicycle Cellar
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • 24-hour check-in
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Bicycle Hire
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • Special Diet
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Special Offers
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Continental Breakfast
    • All inclusive
    • Set menu dinner
    • Children's Pool
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Tanning Studio/Solarium
    • Cycling/Mountain Biking
    • Swimming Pool
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Sun terrace
    • Indoor Pool
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
    • Heated Pool(s)
    • Beach Umbrellas
Belstead Road Ipswich Suffolk IP2 9HB
0 ft to downtown


The hotel is located in south Ipswich, just off the A12/A1 and on Belstead Road which is 5 km from the town centre and all its shopping and dining opportunities. The North Sea coast is about 30 km away at Felixstowe. Ipswich train station is 3 km away while London’s Stansted Airport is 80 km away and Norwich International Airport is 83 km away.


Travellers can feel at home in one of the 88 rooms. Most of the storeys can be reached by lift. Services such as a cloakroom and a safe ensure a comfortable stay. Wireless internet access in public areas allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. There is also a garden. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the establishment. Travellers can also use the for a fee bicycle storage facilities. Additional services include room service and a laundry service. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service (for a fee) to explore the surrounding area.


Each of the rooms is appointed with central heating, a living room and a bathroom. The basic features of most rooms include a balcony. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a king-size bed. Cots are available for younger guests. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. Further amenities include an ironing set and a trouser press. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a DVD player and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms have a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The accommodation offers family rooms and smoking rooms.


A refreshing dip in the indoor or outdoor pool is an enjoyable way to cool down on hot days. A sun terrace, sun loungers and parasols are also available. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. Those wishing to enjoy sports whilst on holiday can enjoy biking/mountain biking on-site. Guests of the hotel can enjoy indoor activities, including a gym. Various wellness options are available at the establishment, including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon, massage treatments and a solarium. In the evenings, travellers can unwind to live music.


Catering options available at the accommodation include bed and breakfast, half board and all-inclusive. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner. Staff are also happy to provide special dietary cuisine. The hotel also offers special catering options.


The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: American Express, VISA and MasterCard.


  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Swimming pool exceptional. Lovely swimming pool area. Great swimming area.

    "Clean pool area."

  • Wellness Area
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Fantastic spa facilities. Leisure Club brilliant. Leisure facilities excellent.

    "Clean and nice sauna area." "Good fitness area."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Delicious buffet breakfast. Beautifully cooked breakfast. Breakfast was delicious.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Plenty of car parking. Fantastic location. Peaceful location.

    "Great location." "Parking is average, and car access is inconvenient." "Affordable parking."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Exceptional staff. Excellent people on reception. Pool Staff Excellent.

    "Professional and warm service and acceptable housekeeping." "Decent management, reception, and restaurant service." "Room service is average."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Not so much character. Bathrooms very old. Old looking shower.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Hotel could be more stylish." "Pleasant entrance area." "Suitable for solo travelers."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Peeling off window. Wall paper peeling off. Carpet badly stained.

    "Outdated rooms with complaints about minibars, A/C, and cleanliness." "Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Rooms lacking maintenance, with poor quality kitchenettes, furniture and TV's." "Spacious rooms." "Shower can be a problem." "Average view."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Wireless broadband unreliable. Poor signal. No wifi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Free internet."

  • Cleanliness
    "Could use a good cleaning"

    Carpet badly stained. Stained bedding. Hotel room dirty.

    "Rooms, bathrooms and dining area all need more cleaning." "Hotel facilities could use a good clean." "Clean pool area." "Clean wellness & sports facilities."