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The Hatfield Hotel

The Esplanade, Lowestoft NR33 0QD, England
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Ranked #6 of 8 Hotels in Lowestoft
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had gone for a walk along the seafront. My husband announced we would have dinner out & as we were passing The Hatfield we decided it would do nicely. We had a carvery, it was really lovely. I did feel however that the staff could be a little more welcoming, a smile here or there but all in all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a brilliant night table was set up with ballons and party poppers (i provided) food was amazing, staff were very helpful and polite a special thanks to jade stubbs and manager gav will deffo recommend to friends and other family and i will be returning myself thanks again guys :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location on the seafront, superb food, good selection of beers, wines,and real ales, not forgetting the even better selection of tea's and coffees . Thanks to Gavin Kirsty and Troy for looking after us so well

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff very nice but the suite we had badly needed updating. The bedroom must have been nice in the 1980's but fitted carpet in bathroom is a no no now. The tiles and bath were old and grubby. Worse of all no hot water for 7.15 am shower or bath for child at 8pm. Front desk did apologize every day... More 

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked to eat on New Years Eve, The staff were very good, it was a bit busy so the wait was a little bit longer than normal. We had a discount voucher from the local paper so that helped things. The food was very good and the portion sizes were also good. For a New Years Eve you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used this hotel in the early new year with young family on the way to our destination. Clean and welcoming by staff on front desk, quick and speedy check in process, easy to park despite being in busy part of the town I imagine. Family room with sea view was just that!-plenty of space ,fantastic view, so close to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have just returned from spending Christmas week at the Hatfield. Where we had a fantastic week, every thing went well from arrival to departure, the Christmas dinner was fantastic the service was first class considering the amount amount of guests to be catered for. The room was sea views and very clean and done daily, the bar was well stocked... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

My parents and family members went to this hotel for Christmas lunch They paid up front for the meal When they got they meal everything was cold They complained to the staff and manager but they did nothing about it They didn't offer them a refund nor another meal This is outrageous after paying £50 per head and paying up... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

We've had many meals here at the Hatfield, but this Sunday the roast was terrible, vegetables mushy and roast potatoes were impossible to cut, the meat was also tough and fatty. Normally the steaks and burgers ect are very good., but we won't be returning for a roast though. However there is a man called "Gav" the manager I think... More 

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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We go to mortons bar and grill here during week for a lovely car very for 4.95 and decided to give it a try on a Sunday. There is a choice of 2restaurants one at 9.95 and another at 5.95 for 2 courses so we chose the cheaper. It was very nice beautifully cooked beef with choice of potatoes and... More 

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Address: The Esplanade, Lowestoft NR33 0QD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Lowestoft
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 33
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