We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 8 Lowestoft hotels

Ivy House Country Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ivy Lane | Oulton Broad, Lowestoft NR33 8HY, England
Hotel amenities
Ivy House Country Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Save Saved
You added Ivy House Country Hotel to your Saves list
Ranked #2 of 8 Hotels in Lowestoft
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
ericashutts Essex, United Kingdom
Write a Review

136 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (23)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Essex, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gamlingay, England, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Great Dunmow, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Corby, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
41 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 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

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
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

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Do you own or manage Ivy House Country Hotel?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Ivy House Country Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Ivy House Country Hotel

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
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Ivy House Country Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Ivy Hotel Country
Ivy House Country Hotel Lowestoft, Suffolk

14 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (15)
Dining (2)
Hotel & grounds (5)
Bathroom (1)
Other (7)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Ivy House Country Hotel