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Highwaymans Bed & Breakfast

3.0 of 5 Cavenham Lane, Risby IP28 6QP, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was recently at an event hosted in the Gallery Highwaymans and was throughly impressed. The sense of arrival somewhere very special, is apparent as you drive up the road, and ease of parking make it stress free. I have been here for exhibitions and events before, but this was beautifully catered, with an excellent sit down meal. It would... More 

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Suffolk
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place, such friendly people, amazing hidden gem in the heart of Suffolk, really close to Bury St Edmunds a delightful Medieval Town boasting the smallest pub in England 'The Nutshell' a must to visit even if you cannot get in because 5 peole are already in there!! The breakfast is fabulous, local proper sausages & bacon, free range... More 

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I stayed here for one night as I was on business near by, I got a warm welcome with an explanation of all facilities. My room was spacious clean and tidy with good Tea and Coffee facilities, biscuits, hair dryer, soap shampoo, towels etc. The bed was comfortable with plenty of pillows available and good heating (December stay). Breakfast was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Take your breath away views. The owner was welcoming the room spacious, clean crisp white sheets....yummy! Fabulous walks around this mansion house..if you want peace and quiet this will be a treat! Oh the breakfast was a feast.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Our trip couldn't have been any better. Just the remote getaway we needed. The owners were there to greet us with their 3 lovely golden retrievers. The room was massive, clean and very cosy. The whole place was amazing and swamped in history. We were made to feel very welcome and catered for perfectly!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Highwayman's owners recently kindly sponsored a night in their lovely b&b as a prize for the Risby Primary School fund raising ball. We were fortunate to win the draw and elected to use the prize close to my wife's birthday. On hearing about the occasion Juliet suggested we could invite a few friends for a small celebration as we live... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Last year three of our family, stayed at The Highwaymans and thoroughly enjoyed it, The attractive, building, the lovely location and surrounding scenery was stunning. So we decided to go back again this year. Instead of being in the main building we were given the Coachhouse upstairs. One room did not have a mirror, there were no towel rails,the TV... More 

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Juliet F, Owner at Highwaymans Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Firstly thank you for choosing to stay with us again at Highwaymans - we do get a great number of return visitors again and again. We are delighted that you enjoyed the building, location and tranquility. We do remember you staying us here at Highwaymans as it was quite some time ago you stayed to writing the review on line.... More 

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

It's funny. Sometimes things are just "right". I stayed at Highwaymans for one night on business. I just wanted a good value bed for the night and a breakfast. Some hotels can be a bit impersonal so on occasions like this I go for a B&B. My criteria for a great B&B are simple: comfy bed, decent shower, good breakfast,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Having got lost trying to find it, I was pleased to drive towards it in the dusk down towards an isolated cluster of buildings lost in time. Leaving the car it was the most perfect serene setting with the odd country noises breaking the silence. The room was large and homely and bathroom simple and classic. The door was a... More 

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Juliet F, Owner at Highwaymans Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review on our family run bed and breakfast accommodation. All your opinions have kindly been noted and the tap is fixed & the Art exhibition has now changed. More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I was recently taken on a surprise birthday weekend away to the Highwayman's by my partner and was very pleasantly surprised by a beautiful picturesque building with fabulous views. The accommodation was clean and spacious and breakfast was delicious. This turned out to be a very memorable weekend for me with a marriage proposal in the grounds of the building.... More 

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Address: Cavenham Lane, Risby IP28 6QP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Risby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Highwaymans Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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