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Ivy House Country Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ivy Lane | Oulton Broad, Lowestoft NR33 8HY, England
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Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in Lowestoft
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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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67 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I don't know why this hotel only rates itself as three star. It is a very good 4 star. Wonderful modernised clean rooms, fast free wifi, good breakfast. Cosy bar and restaurant with good food. No more expensive than the Premier Inn or Travellodge in Lowestoft but miles better. Rooms larger and cleaner. I can recommend 100%

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the warm welcome, till we left the premises, we were looked after so well. Bar staff fun and restaurant staff friendly. Ok, so the meals are a tad expensive but the food is quality. Menu good, food well presented and beautifully cooked. All made for a very good experience. I'll be making a point of returning here anytime I'm... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

The contact with the hotel was good and helpful - via phone and email. Arrived on the day, parking was no problem as there are plenty of spaces (important when two of your party are in their eighties). We received a warm welcome from the manager and staff, coats were taken, then to our table (with the options of drinks... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

A comfortable and friendly hotel. The new bar is a welcome addition and provides a more relaxed option for an evening meal. The atmospheric Crooked Barn restaurant was a great place to eat as always but the food there was slightly disappointing - possibly due to the number of large groups having Christmas meals. Highly recommended.

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6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Attended a Christmas party night as we love this venue, the staff a fantastic, attentive and always willing to go the extra mile. Disappointing as only a couple of parties in and generally lacked the traditional Christmas party atmosphere For the cost i would have expected to see coffee included rather than an extra cost. Chocolates were delicious ! The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Went to the Christmas party night on 5th December. We had a fabulous night, all of the staff were attentive, smartly dressed and polite. The food was excellent the venue is stunning and intimate we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Thank you, we will be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We felt so welcomed table booked for meal set up unexpectedly and pleasantly and above expectations - three course meal highly recommended. Waitress Louise, efficient, friendly and sense of humour - just a great dining experience in lovely surroundings - especially decorated for Christmas.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Spent one night here while visiting the area. Unusual approach to the hotel - we arrived in the dark and you feel like you are about to end up in a farmer's field when suddenly there is the hotel. The check in was very friendly and efficient, receptionist kindly booked a taxi to take us out in the evening. She... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This accommodation is in a beautiful natural area in Lowestoft. It feels like it is family owned, the staff was very friendly. The rooms are separate from the reception building. Room was very well heated, spacious and well equipped. It had a nice snack and tea and coffee making facilities as well as anything else one could need during their... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

As we got close to Ivy House, I was a little put off by the long dark private driveway which had no lighting and a lot of potholes, now puddles due to the rainfall we have had recently. The car park upon arrival didn't have a lot of lighting either which I think is much needed for guests arriving in... More 

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Address: Ivy Lane | Oulton Broad, Lowestoft NR33 8HY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Lowestoft
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ivy House Country Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Ivy House Country Hotel Lowestoft, Suffolk

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