The Queens Head Inn

High Street, Littlebury


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About the hotel


Check-in Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Check-in Special Instructions

Guests wishing to check in early may contact this property in advance to inquire about the availability of their rooms. Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


General description

In the small medieval village of Littlebury the family-run Queenshead Inn offers free on-site parking and en-suite rooms with free WiFi. The property also features a restaurant serving home-cooked meals. The Imperial War Museum at Duxford and Quendon Hall are just a 10-minute drive away while Audley End House is just over a mile away. Stansted Airport is 20 minutes away by car.All rooms at Queenshead Inn come with a flat-screen TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Each room also has a bathroom with a bath or shower and free toiletries.This 15th-century coaching inn boasts a traditional bar area with a fireplace and large beer garden with children's play area. A variety of classic British and international dishes are on offer along with a full English breakfast each morning.Queenshead Inn is located around a mile and a half from the market town of Saffron Walden famous for its colourful timber-framed cottages. Scenic walks and bike rides can be enjoyed in the local area and the historic university city of Cambridge is just 15 miles away.


With a stay at The Queens Head Inn in Saffron Walden, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Audley End House and Fry Art Gallery. This inn is 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Bridge End Gardens and 1.9 mi (3 km) from Market Square.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Audley End House - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Fry Art Gallery - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Bridge End Gardens - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Church of St. Mary - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Market Square - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
The Common - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Sawston Hall - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Imperial War Museum Duxford - 13 km / 8.1 mi
Mountfitchet Castle - 15.6 km / 9.7 mi
House on the Hill Toy Museum - 15.6 km / 9.7 mi
Wandlebury Country Park - 16.8 km / 10.4 mi
Addenbrooke's Hospital - 19.9 km / 12.4 mi
Bishop's Stortford Golf Club - 20.2 km / 12.5 mi
Rhodes Arts Complex - 21.5 km / 13.4 mi
Our Lady and the English Martyrs - 22.4 km / 13.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (STN-Stansted) - 20.5 km / 12.8 mi
Cambridge (CBG) - 26.8 km / 16.6 mi
London (LTN-Luton) - 59.4 km / 36.9 mi

The preferred airport for The Queens Head Inn is London (STN-Stansted).


At The Queens Head Inn, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.


Stay in one of 6 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.

Business, and other amenities

The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Front desk

  • Non-smoking hotel

  • Restaurant

  • Parking


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Picnic area
Front desk services
  • Front desk
  • Garden
  • Non-smoking hotel
Food & drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
  • Does The Queens Head Inn offer free breakfast?

    No, The Queens Head Inn does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does The Queens Head Inn have non-smoking rooms

    No, The Queens Head Inn doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does The Queens Head Inn provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does The Queens Head Inn have a swimming pool?

    No, The Queens Head Inn does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does The Queens Head Inn have free Wi-Fi?

    No, The Queens Head Inn does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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