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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 #2 of 8 Hotels in Lowestoft
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks 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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English first
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One Night to enjoy the lovely Norfolk Broads. The location could not be better. The welcome was good and the room was very comfortable. We booked a table in the restaurant and liked the look of the menu. Maybe I'm spoilt living in Cornwall but the crab cakes are definitely something to avoid, very bland and seemed to be made... More

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Gamlingay, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here once previously for work and was so impressed have been waiting for a chance to go back with my family which is what we did. We had a family room which was just enormous. A Double bed with two singles, as well as table for working at and sofa and chairs for watching TV and an... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten in their wonderful stylish restaurant and have also stayed at the hotel. The hotel is wonderful and the grounds are beautiful. The food has been constantly amazing. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The room was very clean, comfortable and provided us with the relaxing break we so needed. Breakfast was probably one of the best... More

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We planned to spend 2 nights 21st and 22nd August but were so disappointed with the level of service in both the Restaurant and 'Eve's Bar' for breakfast in particular. Ordered Fried Egg, well done Bacon and mushrooms for myself and Porridge, Boiled Egg and Toast for my wife and pot of Tea for two ----- 10 minutes later my... More

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Great Dunmow, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only stayed one night but would definately have stayed longer. The hotel was in a lovely setting with Oulton Broads to the back, we stayed in one of the rooms set in a courtyard. The room was spacious, clean and very well maintained. Even with a spare bed added to the room for a 9 year old there was... More

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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a light lunch recently with friends in Eve's Bar which was very good with a lovely view of the extremely well kept gardens. The bar is light and airy with good decor and the service was also very good. We were able to enjoy a leisurely time chatting and were not hurried out as is often the case... More

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Corby, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
41 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night on business. For a three star hotel this place, is a welcome overachiever, in B and B land of Lowestoft. Positives: 1.The grounds are lovely. 2. the rooms are spacious and very clean. I had a suite which was £99 for one night. Bargain. 3. The staff were all really friendly, when I walked through... More

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Lowestoft, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

We visited ivy farm for a birthday Sunday lunch. The food was very good, and was bought out very promptly. But for us it was the staff who made the whole experience special. Nothing was too much trouble, and service with a smile makes such a difference. We would definitely visit again, thanks to all.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We spent 2 nights at the beginning of August. We were impressed by the standard of fittings in the hotel and the dining room appeared to be a beautifully converted barn complete with rafters. Unfortunately dinner on on the Friday night was a big disappointment. I had overcooked fish accompanied by even more overcooked vegetables and lumpy potatoes, my daughter's... More

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North Waltham
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We arrived to a wonderful flower bedecked car park. Our room was large and faced out on to the garden. We could walk into Oulton Broad and also walked along the edge of the broad from the hotel. The gardens are a delight with room for drinks and relaxation. We had drinks in Eve's Barn which is a delightful oak... 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*
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