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The Marlborough Guest House

8 Trafalgar Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 2LD, England
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Ranked #50 of 103 Great Yarmouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

upon arrival we nearly walked straight out again as the smell was just disgusting, can only be described as stale old people and cigarette smoke, when we went up to our room we were not surprised to find the same stench, the decoration is very dated and the wallpaper must have been put up by a child, very unprofessional finish.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Very warm welcome. Lovely, comfortable, en suite room with TV, wifi and drink making facilities. Great standard, reasonably priced. Highly recommended. Very clean and quiet. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay and will be looking out for rooms here in the future.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We arrived at 6 and were given our keys very friendly staff told when the latest we could come back from going out and given information on things in Yarmouth we could do. Room was lovely and a nice size very clean and towels provided and child friendly my daughter loved it! Breakfast was lovely full English and croissants selection... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Me my wife n 2 young daughters stayed at this place July 2014. Outside Yarmouth station my 6 year old fell whilst sitting on a bike stand (terrible parenting I know!) and fractured her arm. On arrival at Marlborough guest house the owner Sheila was as caring as u could have hoped for. She got some frozen peas and put... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Just returned from a three night stop and we were very happy with our choice of B & B. Location is absolutely ideal as it is a short walk into town and to all main seafront attractions. We received a lovely welcome and the parking permit was brilliant and room very clean, thank you. Added extras like cartons of juice... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I booked a family room for me and my son 18 and daughter 15 and do under stand that's not the best of arrangements but hey it was for one night only, it wasn't until after I booked that they phoned me to say I could have the room as my daughter was to old as a child? for the... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Only stayed for one night but received a really friendly welcome. The room was spacious and comfortable, it had tea and coffee making facilities with biscuits and fruit and bottled water. We were given a parking permit which lasted for the duration of our stay. The location is perfect for all of Yarmouth's attractions. The breakfast was the best I... More 

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Harlington, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Stayed for one night with our 11 year old son, in a family room, right at the top! (Room 6) Room was basic but clean, fruit in room and tea / Coffee and a 30p black currant carton ( which was a nice thought) 3 custard creams and 2 fruit biscuits, Shower was ok, although shower in tray mat needed... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We booked to stay here on the 21st aug 2014 for the one night, of a party of 4, which was myself, my husband, and 2 children, perfect localtion and very close to beach, and the sea front. Warm welcome from shelia who gave us our parking pass, when we got into the room, i was amazed just how inviting... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Perfect location, lovely friendly owners, very clean and comfortable. The breakfast was a delight with plentiful of quality food served with a smile. The area is very quiet at night considering this is only just minutes away from the seafront.

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