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Wensum Guest House

3.5 of 5 Guest house   |   225 Dereham Road, Norwich NR2 3TF, England
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Ranked #28 of 76 Norwich B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed her for one night, booking three rooms in total as we were two families of four (four teens) attending the Sundown Festival at the Norfolk Showground. The four teens were allocated the family room which was large with a double bed and two single beds. We (adults) had a double en-suite each, one located on the first floor... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wensum Guest house was very well priced for the location and size of the room. We were sharing a bathroom which was bright and spacious, and despite everyone having breakfast at around the same time - we didnt have any issues when it came to using the shared bathroom Really comfortable beds and good range of accessories/amentities available in the... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The host was friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good. Beds very comfortable. The rates were reasonable. The rooms were clean and pleasant. Although it was on a main road the hotel is set back and not noisy. It is not in a particularly pleasant area but there is a good bus service into the city centre

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hong kong
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really easy to find on a main road into the city, with on-site parking and around 20 minutes walk into town and the many eateries. The room was clean and comfortable and we were made so welcome from the very start. The breakfasts were fantastic and I cannot gush enough about the bacon: fantastic. I enjoyed my stay so much.

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Mid-Ontario
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70 reviews 70 reviews
18 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A perfectly acceptable B&B , very comfortable beds, the room as clean as can be,reception desk closed part of the day, not much of a guest sitting area sans tv (good tv in room). Eight or eighteen rooms, I can't remember, we were able to share a triple room very conveniently with a teenage granddaughter as it had a spacious... More

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely modern guest house just 15 mins walk from Norwich city centre. The rooms were clean, well presented and comfortable. They were rather hot, but fans were provided...though once I'd opened the velux roof window, it soon cooled down...I slept well so it wasn't a major problem. The girl on Reception also did everything else!!! Shes a whirlwind and very... More

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Brasschaat, Belgium
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Rather basic, outdated, but clean little hotel . It is very well located for visiting Norwich or UEA. It has a good price/ quality. The owners are very friendly and helpful. They serve a good breakfast!.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We booked the place for a couple of nights. We enjoyed our stay there, nice bathroom and big room for the 3 of us, with comfy beds :) The breakfast was really good as well. It was nice that the owner, Nick remembered our request from the day before and asked if we wanted the same, which added a personal... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We booked Wensum as we were off to see at band at The LCR. Very pleased that we did - it has ample parking, friendly faces, comfortable modern rooms and shower pressure to die for! On the advice of the staff we walked up to The Reindeer gastro pub for a fabulous meal before our gig. On our return from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed traditional English breakfast after sleeping on the comfortable beds in our clean, quiet room. Nick & Tina were incredibly accommodating, even changing our room so our niece who is studying abroad could stay with us. Really great all around.

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Address: 225 Dereham Road, Norwich NR2 3TF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Wensum Guest House 3.5*
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We are a friendly Bed and Breakfast, well located for all the attractions in Norwich. All our rooms are spacious and brand new with comfortable beds. We have 13 en-suite rooms and 8 rooms available on the ground floor. We have a large secure car park, and we're on a good bus route into the city centre and railway station. ... more   less 
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