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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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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chrissyrose Saxmundham, United Kingdom
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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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Saxmundham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we took my elderly mother in law for an overnight stay for her birthday, it was almost perfect we had beautiful rooms next to each other all ground floor, and no steps to the restaurant . Which was perfect as mum is disabled. Dinner was very good but would have preferred to have been able to mix menus and to... More

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

I took my elderly mother to the Ivy House for a long weekend. Many good things to say about this hotel - very friendly, knowledgable and courteous staff, truly lovely grounds from which Oulton Broad itself is easily accessible in less than a minute, clean and spacious rooms, and mum's room, adapted for use by the less mobile, was just... More

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Essex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was great, rooms were nice, food was tasty and breakfast was lovely, polite staff very pleased we stayed here. Cannot fault anything about the hotel or bar. the grounds are beautiful and its very peaceful.

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cornwall
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13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

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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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

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
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

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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England
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14 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

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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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

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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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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