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Baileygate Bed & Breakfast

Marcon House, Bailey Street | Castle Acre, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, Castle Acre, King's Lynn PE32 2AG, England
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Baileygate Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #2 of 7 Castle Acre B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a lovely house in a beautiful village. The hosts were friendly and welcoming without being intrusive. If we weren't about to move to the area we would stay there again and again. Highly recommended.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Baileygate B&B as we had a party to go to in the village. Jim and Liz could not have been more welcoming (and understanding as we returned back a little late!). We made the booking at short notice and we stayed in the second B&B bedroom in the main house which was nice as we felt part... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this B&B whilst walking the Peddars Way and after a hard days walking I was very glad of my choice. Refreshing tea (with fresh milk straight from the fridge) and biscuits topped up my sugar levels, a stretch out on the sofa catching up on the news on the HD TV helped me rest before I popped... More

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York, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival we were greeted by Jim, who immediately made us feel very welcome. The room (downstairs at the rear of the house) has its own entrance, which is a definite bonus. The beds were comfortable and the breakfasts excellent. The bathroom is modern and in very good order. The village is lovely and boasts two tea rooms (though only... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at this B&B recently while we were walking Peddars Way. The room was comfortable, everything worked in the en-suite, and it has its own entry/exit with use of the back garden if you want to sit out. The B&B is within easy walking distance of the Ostrich local pub (good meals, by the way) which... More

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Baileygate, Owner at Baileygate Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We are always happy to help with small emergencies, such as described above, and are amending the breakfast menu to include scrambled eggs with smoked salmon for those that like fish with their breakfast. More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
66 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We had a spacious room with our own back door and a comfortable settee. The hosts made us welcome. Breakfast was delicious and was served in a lovely room decorated in Victorian Style. It is a shame that the house was in the process of being sold when we were there. It is well situated for those who wish to... More

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Baileygate, Owner at Baileygate Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind comments. We are pleased to confirm that our house is no longer for sale and we look forward to welcoming guests, visitors to Castle Acre and walkers on the Peddars Way for a few more years yet. More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
49 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

A unique place to stay in a unique village. Arriving after a harder day walking on Peddar's Way than I expected, I was whisked away from the front doorstep by the hosts to be made comfortable as soon as I arrived here. This is a very large significant historic house within this very old village. I was shown to basically... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

I stayed at Baileygate while cycling the Peddars Way. I was given a ground floor room at the back of the house and was able to keep my bike in their secluded, and very nice, garden. Baileygate is very pretty much in the middle of Castle Acre and is an easy walk to the pub and other sights. The room... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Stayed one night in a twin with my son walking the Peddars Way. Welcoming hosts Jim and Liz. Comfortable clean room with an excellent en suite. Room also had a separate private entrance which was handy with access directly to a path leading a few yards to the Castle. Big and fluffy heavy weight white towels, quality duvets with crisp... More

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We stayed at the Bailey Gate B&B to attend a family wedding, and we enjoyed the whole stay. Booking the room was very quick and easy and Jim and Liz were fine to accomidate our changing arrival times. The room had its own entrance with private parking space, which was very conveniently placed close to our door. The large double... More

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Address: Marcon House, Bailey Street | Castle Acre, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, Castle Acre, King's Lynn PE32 2AG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > King's Lynn > Castle Acre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Baileygate Bed & Breakfast Castle Acre, Norfolk

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marcon House was built in 1884 for the village doctor and we have lived here for over 20 years and have been in Castle Acre since 1983. It is a five bedroomed property and, now that our children have fled the nest, we can offer an en-suite bed and breakfast (B & B) service and Peddars Way accommodation. We have two rooms. Room 1 is en-suite ground floor accommodation (private entrance) with the option of a single, twin or double bed with Egyptian cotton sheets; Welcome Tray; sofa for watching the Freesat HD TV; complimentary WiFi; an en-suite shower room with luxurious towels and Molton Brown toiletries; sumptuous breakfast options include our own free range eggs (when the chickens are laying) and locally-sourced bacon and sausages. Room 2 is a first floor double bedroom with private bathroom; Welcome Tray, armchair for watching Freesat HD TV, free WiFi and the same breakfast options. Single Occupancy - £50 a night Double/Twin Occupancy - £70 a night There are good local pubs but guests are welcome to use the dining room if they prefer to bring back a take-away. ... more   less 
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