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The Ugly Bug Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   High House Farm Lane, Norwich NR9 5DG, England
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Ranked #38 of 76 Norwich B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Peter B Norwich, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Norwich, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our first visit to The UB following friends' recommendations. A charming welcome from the host, a relaxed and warm atmosphere, and a comprehensive menu. The food was of good quality, well served, and the house wine was very drinkable. We would go again.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First impressions are "what a lovely looking pub", then you notice the enormous ugly green pub sign, what an eyesore to put on the side of such a beautiful building! Then we saw the list of rules and regulations on the front door! Very dark and dreary inside, no atmosphere felt at all. Made our way to the bar and,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights and had dinner both nights. Rooms clean and comfortable. Bit of a problem with TV reception in our room but this is Norfolk ! Breakfast cooked to order, dinner good choices with local meat and fish being used. It is rural but busy which says a lot.Good value. Free wi-fi in room. Will stay again.

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Croydon, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was very good , very clean and the setting very quiet . Restaurant had an excellent varied menu and generous portions, although we only ate once as they had an event night on one of the nights which we did not fancy as we wanted a quiet meal and we also wanted to try other establishments . We found... More

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Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
25 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Stayed overnight on a business trip, very warm welcome. Beautiful location and the food was amazing. Bed was comfortable so had a really good night sleep, fresh for work in the morning. Overall a good location and venue for what I needed.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We visited last night for my mums birthday but never got past the door! Would not accommodate us with my two month old daughter saying no prams allowed, they were rude and clearly stupid enough to turn away a large party. The pushchair had nothing to do with it they are just not child friendly , avoid do not give... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We visited the Ugly Bug for a meal on Father's Day, having checked the menu out online. If a little outdated and poorly presented, the Menu online seemed decent. When we arrived we were pleasantly greeted. The staff seemed welcoming, but passive-aggressive signs dotted throughout the pub regarding card payment and publicity seemed a little off-putting and quite hostile. The... More

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Adelaide, Australia
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We found this accommodation by chance, didn't book till late that afternoon, arrived about 9P.M, welcomed by the host, shown our room very nice, Comfortable Q/Bed nice size en/suite, room had Wi-Fi, T.V. and tea/coffee making facilities. in the morning a Full English Breakfast. All this for $65 per Couple/night. HIGHLY RECOMMEND to stay if in the Norwich Area

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Boston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We were booked in by our hotel however I had seen the establishment on the internet prior to the visit. We arrived and were welcomed by the very flamboyant owner who proceeded to tell us that his rooms were better than our 4* hotel !!!!! We availed ourselves of a couple of pints of the local Adnams Ale which went... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Went with some friends for an evening meal, having never been there before. We were made very welcome by the landlord, who greeted us like old friends. The decor and layout makes for a very relaxing atmosphere and wraps itself round you. The menu was quite extensive and certainly not over priced. The food was excellent, well presented and very... More

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Address: High House Farm Lane, Norwich NR9 5DG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ugly Bug Inn 4*
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