More than a century of football action at Portman Road
Located in the centre of Ipswich, Portman Road has been the home of the town's famous football club for more than 130 years. While the ground is most commonly associated with hosting matches, it has also been the venue of major concerts by artists including REM and Rod Stewart down the years. The site also boasts first-class hospitality services and can cater for events including conferences, seminars, exhibitions and private parties.
Top performances at Ipswich's theatres
Whether you're heading to Portman Road for business or pleasure, it is well worth spending some time discovering what else Ipswich has to offer. Learn more about the city's rich history from ancient to modern times at the Ipswich Museum, which is home to exhibits including a replica of a wooly mammoth. Furthermore, performing arts fans should visit both the Regent Theatre and the New Wolsey to enjoy top plays and live music throughout the year.
Explore Christchurch Park
Those looking to relax may enjoy a stroll around the beautiful Christchurch Park, Ipswich's first public park which opened back in 1895 and is home to facilities including tennis courts and bowling greens. Golf fans also have the pick of several great courses in the area, including the picturesque par-70 grounds of Fynn Valley Golf Club. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Portman Road? Travelodge Ipswich Hotel is just over a mile away, while Travelodge Ipswich Capel St Mary is another great option.