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The Swiss Cottage

4.0 of 5 31 North Drive, Great Yarmouth NR30 4EW, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time we have stayed here as we were so pleased with our first visit,We had a room booked but on arrival were given a choice of this room or one on the front with a sea view, The hosting was again superb with Barbara being being very informative and helpful,Bob turned out yet another great breakfast... More

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay here even though one night. we know you are now settled but hope to see you around sometime. All the best Bob and Barbara More

Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located at the Northern end of Great Yarmouth seafront (the nice end), over the road is the lovely Venetian style waterways gardens and beyond this a fine sandy beach. With some sea view rooms, and plenty of options for single, families and couples, Bob & Barbara's guest house is a wonderful mix of modern and original features that reflect the... More

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for a great review and you have the essence of our place for sure. Glad you enjoyed your time here and hope to see you and your friend sometime in the future. Kind regards Bob and Barbara More

Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks again for the last minute business accommodation, even though I got the attic room, as always it was great being in your establishment, hope too be back round your way next Jan looking forward to your hospitality again. Wouldn't choose any where else when I'm In town

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for adding yet another good review for us. You know many of the rooms we have here having been in a few. Hope to see you in January for your brief visit. All the best Bob and Barbara More

Essex, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Swiss Cottage Hotel for a week and was most impressed with the comfortable beds and wonderful sea view room, which was tastefully decorated and spotlessly clean. It was pleasant to be in a smoke freeh environment. We liked the off-road parking and the fact that we could take the short walk through the gardens to the pier... More

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks for the nice review it is good to have regular guests returning and enjoying the difference of a clean atmosphere. Hope you are able to come see us again and see the changes we have put in place. All the best Bob and Barbara More

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We arrived after a long drive, tired and hungry, only to learn that we would not be allowed to stay at the "Swiss Cottage" except in a small attic room -- because my wife smokes. Not that she was going to smoke in the room, or in the B&B, or on the grounds, but because she smokes at all. The... More

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Such a shame for this couple. After travelling from Germany to arrive and hear they cannot stay must have been a shock. We always ask guests to sign the booking form on arrival which accepts the law and confirm with them they understand it. Having a number of rooms booked with guests all non smokers we could do no more... More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We have just spent 4 nights at Swiss Cottage and could not have asked for anything. Better. Barbara was very friendly helpful and welcoming. Our room was very comfortable and lovely and clean as was the rest of the B&B . We would recommend Swiss Cottage to anyone and look forward to visiting again in the future.

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks for such a nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and the Superking Room 8 has a wide view across the watergardens and dunes and if up early can see the sun rise beautiful some days. Hope to see you again soon. All the best Bob and Barbara More

Crewe, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We enjoyed a wonderful 3 night stay here recently and were extremely happy with all aspects of this lovely guest house. Barbara welcomed us and was most helpful, interested and knowledgeable about the locality. Our room was very comfortable, spacious and clean with uninterrupted views across the dunes to the sea. Each day, it was a pleasure to partake of... More

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SwissCottage, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for you kind comments and we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards Bob and Barbara More

Harlow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

From the first friendly greeting till the time you leave, nothing is to much trouble. The room, we stayed in number 7, was spotlessly clean and is very well equipped, the double bed was very comfortable. How can we describe the breakfast, perfect, well cooked, well presented. filling with plenty of choice. It is very close to the sea and... More

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review. You chose a lovely room with the views across the waterways to the dunes especially pleasant when the sun is shining and if up early enough can see the sun rise across the sea. We do hope you can find time to come and visit us again and please look out for details of... More

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We have stayed here many times and it is always the same welcome Its like going home you are looked after from the moment you arrive to the time you leave Nothing is too much trouble and we shall be going again The Hotel is well placed on the promenade facing the sea with good parking available on site Close... More

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you again for another lovely review. Always a pleasure to see you and hope healing is well under way and you able to get up to the sea view room next time. All the best Bob and Barbara More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Fromthe moment we arrived Gina and Davidwhere there to greet us with my dogs Jez & Lily ,the room was lovely so now we could relax and enjoy the holiday,this was a last minute booking,but now wish we had gone for the week instead of two nights - cant wait to book again

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bbriggs, Owner at The Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Hello I received this lovely review from you but I know it is not about our place. The Swiss Cottage in Great Yarmouth. I have been in contact with iknow who has asked about an email from you on 15th May. Not to us. So reckon they have a bit of a twist of places. If you have details of... More

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Address: 31 North Drive, Great Yarmouth NR30 4EW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Great Yarmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Swiss Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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