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BEST WESTERN George Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Arlington Lane, Newmarket Road, Norwich NR2 2DA, England
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Ranked #31 of 52 Hotels in Norwich
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Shabby and a little basic, The George is nevertheless a perfectly decent place to stay. While the beds could be more comfortable and the decor and bathrooms certainly need updating, the staff are excellent, as are the breakfasts, The hotel is also well located for quick access to the city centre. As with most hotels these days, wifi is provided... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First class food, comfortable and clean rooms, while not the most up to date nothing was lacking. Very friendly staff made this a memorable stay for all the right reasons. We'll positioned with easy access to the city centre.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I arrived at the hotel and was instantly nervous. The front of the building looked in bad nick, however it was dark and I didn't want to judge on first impression. I was checked in by a lovely member of staff and given directions to my room. As I walked through the corridors to my room I became a little... More

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ArlingtonNorwich, Manager at BEST WESTERN George Hotel, responded to this review

Really sorry to hear your review. We will speak with the housekeepers regarding the hidden remote and will ensure that this room is listed for redecoration. More

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

stayed here for the second time this year,small hotel just outside the city but on a main link into the city ,best to catch the buss in as car park is dear and traffic heavy,the hotel is easy to find ,rooms are good size and clean but internett is poor,good bar and food is ok,staff are helpful and id stay... More

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ArlingtonNorwich, Manager at BEST WESTERN George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for you review. we are pleased you are happy with the hotel and that you will be staying with us again in the future. I am also pleased to let you know that we are having a new wifi system installed very soon, so hopefully that will be of benefit to you and all our guests in the... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed one night at this hotel after seeing some good reviews. The room I had was a very good size with a good sized bed and desk area etc. Service from the staff was very good and they were all really helpful and friendly. Only downside I had was that the shower didn't run hot water in the morning... More

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ArlingtonNorwich, Manager at BEST WESTERN George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay in hotel and appreciate all your comments. Your total understanding of the type of hotel we run is refreshing, so thank you once again for your feedback. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Garden suite at the hotel is a contemporary scandinavian style accommodation which we appreciated enormously. The hotel is conveniently situated close to the fine city of norwich and unexpectedly even closer to the very agreeable pub "The Eagle" which was the venue for my retirement party (unfortunately this meant we were unable to sample the cuisine at the Hotel).... More

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ArlingtonNorwich, Manager at BEST WESTERN George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It is great to hear we exceeded your expectations and look forward to welcoming you back to the BW George Hotel again in the future. More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast great, have given up ever getting the shower to work, dinner service good, however from a business perspective the wi fi did not work in the rooms and hardly in the restaraunt , the corridors are not so much of an issue as they are circular

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ArlingtonNorwich, Manager at BEST WESTERN George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are trying our best to improve water pressure for the showers and have recently installed a new upgraded boiler which has made improvements. We are waiting to hear back from BT regarding our wifi as yes it can be difficult to get a signal in some areas of the hotel. But please be assured... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a great stay unfortunately, it's very old and dated, masses of stairs across the building, small corridors and unfortunately my room was right above the restaurant and the noise was so high. There is parking however and it's convenient for Norwich.

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ArlingtonNorwich, Manager at BEST WESTERN George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We know we are not the most modern hotel, and we do have a few corridors and stairs to negotiate for some rooms, and the hotel is an old Victorian building, but never-the -less it does have a huge amount of character and charm and most of all very caring and friendly staff. We would... More

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Address: Arlington Lane, Newmarket Road, Norwich NR2 2DA, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN George Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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