Whether you’re looking for a place to enjoy a festive meal with loved ones during advent, a venue for your office Christmas party or somewhere special to celebrate the big day itself; The Angel Inn provides a perfect setting for the festive season.

Discover our Christmas party, Christmas Day, Boxing day menus and our Christmas packages.

An historic inn & restaurant at the heart of Constable Country


A 16th Century coaching inn in the historic village of Stoke by Nayland, the Angel offers boutique accommodation in the heart of Constable Country.

With open fires, original brickwork and oak beams, this country pub boasts fantastic food in a traditional setting and six bedrooms for a country escape. 



Book a stay and relax in our beautiful accommodation.  At the heart of the pretty Suffolk village of Stoke by Nayland, The Angel Inn offers six individually styled bedrooms full of history, character and, of course, a wonderfully comfortable bed.

Our award-winning breakfast cooked from fresh, local produce will set you up for your day and whether staying for business or pleasure, our team are here to ensure you have a relaxing country break.



Contemporary COMFORT in an historic setting

Crisp white bed linen, plump soft pillows and wonderful comfort.  The Angel Inn with its roaring log fires and quintessential charm makes for the ideal country bolthole.

Each of our six bedrooms has its own character thanks to the original features that shine through and the Angel Team are here to ensure you have a relaxing stay.


The heart of the dedham vale

Stoke by Nayland is a perfect starting point to discover the Stour Valley and Dedham Vale AONB.  In this beautiful part of Suffolk, there are green lanes, idyllic villages and country towns waiting to be explored.

If you’re out for the day, request a delicious packed lunch full of treats to keep you going until you return to the Angel in the evening.


Packed full of character, The Angel Inn is a traditional Grade II 16th century Suffolk coaching inn with open fires, original brickwork and oak beams.  A typical ‘Old English’ country pub offering fantastic food in a stunning setting.

A relaxing and friendly atmosphere complete with regional cask ales, wines from around the world and gin and whiskey bar; the Angel is everything you would expect of a traditional English pub.

The Angel Kitchen serves a delicious, seasonal à la carte menu changing daily to take advantage of the best ingredients available to our chefs. Our kitchen is open every day and serves breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner as well as delicious Sunday lunches.


Chairman's Wine Cellar

An exclusive selection from our chairman's private collection

Our Chairman has sourced and bought wine directly from the cellar door in France for decades. 

Lovingly stored, guests have the opportunity to explore this unique cellar of superb French wine.

Private Dining


The Angel Inn offers an exclusive and intimate area for private dining & bespoke entertaining in our beautiful, timbered dining rooms. 

From elegant afternoon teas and five-star dining, to a banquet under the beams of the ancient coaching inn, The Angel Inn offers a beautiful setting for private events and celebrations.