Lavenham is one of the finest examples of a medieval village in England.  Set in the heart of rural Suffolk, and less than two hours from London, Lavenham is the perfect destination and a gateway to East Anglian towns, villages and the surrounding countryside.

The village centre is the home to some of the finest local accommodation in Suffolk.  We have an enviable choice of award winning restaurants, cafes , wine bars and pubs.  And with over 30 independent shops & art galleries , you can expect a unique shopping and browsing experience. 

Lavenham offers the perfect backdrop with fine medieval buildings, the National Trust Guildhall and the church of St Peter and St Paul with the tallest village church tower in England. The village plays host to live events , car rallies, and has been an inspirational location shoot for TV productions and films including Harry Potter , The Deathly Hallows Part One.

To improve your stay, the village offers ample free parking, free village maps , a free downloadable app , free wifi hotspots, and a friendly welcome all year round.

This website offers links to local businesses including shops, restaurants and accommodation, helping you plan your first or next visit.

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