Idyllic escapes in the heart of Suffolk


Escape to the heart of the Suffolk countryside, where we have reimagined the Good Life at our sustainable retreat, regenerated from a former dairy farm. We would love to welcome you to our site. We offer 26 beautiful barns and rooms that can be booked either individually or as part of a package for events such as weddings and corporate retreats. Indulge at our award-winning restaurant, relax with our rejuvenating spa treatments or recharge with several fun activities. Our activities include cycling, axe throwing, archery, gym, nordic walking, yoga and more.

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Barns & Rooms

Our collection of eco-luxurious barns, together with our stunning spa, gym and restaurant, offer all you need to do as little or as much as you wish during a perfect rejuvenating stay at Retreat East. Our stunning barns, converted from an original 16th-century farm to luxurious accommodation, are perfect for a romantic weekend getaway or for larger group retreats. We offer barns for 1 guest to 8 in our larger four-bedroom barns. Browse our collection of gorgeous barns and rooms, or treat yourself to one of our seasonal packages.

Private Events

If you are looking for a stunning event venue in the heart of the East of England then Retreat East offers the perfect backdrop for your event. We welcome events of all sizes for all occassions including weddings, product launches, team days and away days, private events and corporate events. Retreat East has great connections to London and Stansted Airport making experiencing a rural-chic atmosphere a breeze. We take care of everything from catering to accommodation so you can party stress free.

Food and Drinks

Our organic kitchen garden provides seasonal inspiration to our head chef to create delicious and nutritious menus. These are complemented by award-winning Suffolk produce from our favourite local artisan suppliers. We offer breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea and cocktails. We also host special events and seasonal food events. We are open seven days a week so come and join us for some delicious dishes made with local produce, created by our head chef & team.


Unwind with a rejuvenating treatment from our in-house therapists. Our bespoke treatment menu has everything you need to truly rebalance. Wellbeing is at the heart of Retreat East and in today’s hectic world it has never been more important to focus your mind and soul to allow yourself to truly unwind. We offer body, face, hands & feet treatments as well as a range of other experiences such as spa days, bespoke spa occasions and packages. We also offer in-barn experiences for our guests staying on site.


Our store offers a range of gifts for your cherished friends and loved ones. Shop a selection of our most popular packages from spa treatments, afternoon tea and much more. Our spa range from Loggique is also available for purchase including diffusers, scented candles and moisturisers. If you are not sure what to get someone special, why not treat them to a luxury gift voucher which can be used for accommodation, spa treatments or our restaurant.


Located in the heart of Suffolk, Retreat East is the perfect wedding venue for your special day... Surrounded by 35 acres of organic countryside & wildflower meadows, our beautifully restored dairy farm provides a quintessentially English setting. Whether you’re looking for a small intimate venue or a big wedding, Retreat East is all about creating bespoke experiences. We cater for your special day like no other, as our team will personalise every aspect of your day.

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Afternoon Tea is back!

Our delicious afternoon tea is back with a brand new menu.

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In-barn dining menu launched!

We have just launched our in-barn dining menu at our retreat in Suffolk. Perfect for weekend breaks in the countryside.

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Looking to book your stay at Retreat East? Browse our collection of eco-luxurious barns and rooms and take a look over our seasonal packages.

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