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Church Gate Bed & Breakfast

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Willow Cottage | Stocks Green, Castle Acre, King's Lynn PE32 2AE, England
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Ranked #3 of 7 Castle Acre B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Don C Lewes, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lewes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Castle Gate B&B was recommended to us and we had a lovely stay there (3 nights). The owners, Frank and Sheila, were very welcoming and we found their local knowledge very useful. The B&B is an ancient and characterful building - just what we like! Breakfast set us up for the day - high quality, just the right quantity and... More 

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for 2 nights while attending a wedding in West Lexham. I would highly recommend this lovely B&B. Perfect in fact. Every part of my short stay there was excellent and I would not hesitate to return.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I understand other reviewers comments about cramped room. I found it ok for the one night stay that I had. At least the shower worked well which is not always the case, the bed was comfortable and breakfast delicious. My only criticism is ,at my time of arrival, there was no notice to advise that you have to walk into... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Wonderfully comfortable bed at end of a long day walking. Wide selection for breakfast which was well cooked. Room was quiet and cosy, had everything I needed and a television.Staff were kind andreally knowledgeable about the area.

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I have repeated Helen K's review made a week ago titled cramped b&b. and made changes according to my experience. - It goes -The room was extremely small. The shower door opened into the bedroom so no privacy. It had a large toilet so space was not well used. My comments - The breakfast was fine with fresh fruit etc.Being... More 

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Frank M, Owner at Church Gate Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

I have been doing this B&B & tea room for 15yrs. We have had thousands of people stay. We have had a four star standard from English tourism for 14 of those years. No one has ever described this as extremely small, or badly designed or cramped. We have many many repeat customers. We have 12 years of visitor books... More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The room was extremely small. The shower door opened into the bedroom so no privacy. It had a large toilet so space was not well used. Also it was not particularly clean. The breakfast was okay but staff attitude was not the best.

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Frank M, Owner at Church Gate Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

I didn't recognise our B&B from your review, as you can see from our other reviews and we have consistently been No1 of 7 for some time. We have also in the same week as your stay received a certificate of excellence from trip advisor. We have been operating this premise for 15 years. We have had thousands of visitors... More 

Bourne End, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We popped in on the half chance that they had any rooms for the night. The owner said he only had one room, which was his smallest, but it was fine for us for the night. The owner was very helpful, informing us of the local pub that served food. The breakfast was excellent, enhanced by a selection of fresh... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Really nice little place .. small rooms but comfortable, good shower and all facilities provided, more or less across the road from Ostrich Pub where you can get a good meal, cosy fire in breakfast room and fantastic cooked breakfast, nice hosts, wouldn't hesitate to recommend

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Cambridge, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Lovely b and b with what was the best breakfast I've ever eaten! All cooked perfectly ;) we had our 2 yr old son with us and nothing was too much trouble. Had a lovely comfy z bed for him to sleep on and extra milk etc. Will definitely be back and would definitely recommend to anyone ;) thanks for... More 

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Purley, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

A lovely B and B above the teashop in the very pretty village of Castle Acre. Very quiet and beautifully clean. Friendly owners with great local knowledge. Excellent breakfast, nothing was too much trouble. Delicious fruit plate to start and then a choice of cereals and fruit juice. I opted for porridge which was rich and creamy. Full English breakfast... More 

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