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The Pier Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Harbourmouth, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6PL, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Steve T Maldon, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Maldon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just stayed at The Pier Hotel again, probably my fifth visit. Once again my room was spotless and was generously supplied with toiletries, tea and coffee. I overlooked the beach and sea and had plenty of room. The bed was comfortable and there were no slamming doors to disturb me. The evening meal in the restaurant was excellent, as was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here in july for a meal with a few of the girls from work. The food was great, could not fault it! But the service wasn't brilliant. The waitress didn't warn us that the plates were hot when she passed them to us over the table, and just gave the impression that she wasnt bothered about being at work.... More

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the pier hotel for a special occasion lunch on Sunday, found the service was slow and unhurried. Waited over an hour for our mains, in the mean time all we had was one starter, a bowl of soup! terrible time, dirty plates and lack of attentive staff. Very disappointed indeed. took over three hours for a simple two... More

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night in August but would have stayed two if the room was available and will visit again. Upgraded room free of charge, great food, staff and management very friendly, a nice comfortable atmosphere and fantastic position overlooking beach and sea view.

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essex
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

bit of a ghost town on arrival, not as expected, hotel looked a bit tacky, not like on the website, could do with loosing the neon signage. Free parking though, booked in, room was ok smaller than expected for £90! But newly decorated, nice bathroom ,flat screen TV, comfy bed. Not really anywhere else to go in the area, good... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Great welcome from the staff, then shown to a great comfortable room. Burgers from the menu were fantastic and the service was very quick and polite. I have stayed here a couple of times and the rooms are of a high quality. Bar staff very friendly and helpful especially Laura, Charlotte,Albert and Bob the night porter. I would recommend anyone... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 hotel reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stayed for just a night passing through, on spec, in late July. We would have stayed 2 if we could but the room we liked was booked. First , service was excellent. We emailed whilst on the road to ask about rooms, price etc, and the Pier was the only hotel to respond within 12 hours (!!). In fact... More

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Midlands. UK
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Wanted to rake wife and daughter to the beach for a few days and using tripadviser booked this. Very happy with choice. Situated right on the beech which was great. Hotel is fine, we only ate for breakfast and that was good. We had the family room which was ok and most of the rooms have been refurbished and look... More

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Hethersett, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Cannot review the hotel but the restaurant was terrible. Food was poor, service was average. I had lasgne which tasted like a frozen value pack from a cheap supermarket. The 'bread basket' consisted of 2 slices of plain white bread

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We stayed here on a Friday & Saturday to celebrate my husband's birthday in early June. The Hotel is in an excellent position overlooking the wonderful Gorleston Beach on one side and the River Yare on the other. It's quite a small hotel with an even smaller car park, I think there is 1 space per room but this doesn't... More

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Address: Harbourmouth, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6PL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Great Yarmouth > Gorleston-on-Sea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Pier Hotel 3*
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