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3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   9 Nelson Road South, Great Yarmouth NR30 3Jl, England
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Ranked #39 of 99 Great Yarmouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days 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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Superb cleanliness, huge comfortable bed, soft thick towels every day, piping hot full english breakfast and good choice of cereals and juices in a bright dining room with fresh flowers on the table. Huge selection of DVDs. Quiet location but only 2 minutes walk from the sea front. Excellent base location for exploring Norfolk. Great hosts Mary and Ray were... More

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Mary - Ray B, Owner at Taunton House, responded to this review

Hi Sue & Leo Thank you so much for your lovely comments. This was our first summer season as you know and having you both as our guests was a delight. Really looking forward to your next visit. Take care Mary & Ray More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is my second stay here and both times ray and Mary have been great they make u feel very at home this time they even catered for my three children they was made so at home and can not wait to go back the rooms are all lovely and clean with beautiful decor would always stay here they make... More

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Mary - Ray B, Owner at Taunton House, responded to this review

Hi Molly thank you so much for such a lovely review:-) it was nice to meet your family and your children are just so adorable and a were a pleasure to have stay here at Taunton House. Looking forward to seeing you all at Easter. Take care Mary & Ray More

Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a Great (if but short stay) at Taunton House. Ray and Mary made us feel very welcome and at home. Breakfast Excellent!! Great location as only short walk to sea front etc. Parking available which is a bonus. Will stay at Taunton House again when in Great Yarmouth.

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Mary - Ray B, Owner at Taunton House, responded to this review

Hi Pamela thank you for your lovely review:-). It was lovely meeting you both and we look forward to seeing you again when you are next in Great Yarmouth. Thank you again Mary & Ray More

Normanton,United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Ray and Mary made us feel very welcome from the beginning and were always helpful when we needed guidance on places to go and best way to get there etc. Rooms were very clean and had everything you needed. The only problem been the showers that had a gentle flow from them but we were on the top floor so... More

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Mary - Ray B, Owner at Taunton House, responded to this review

Hello Stuart & Gemma Thank you for your fabulous comments, it was a pleasure meeting you all and we look forward to your next visit. Kind regards Mary &Ray More

Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Had a lovely stay at taunton house! Ray and Mary were very welcoming right from the start, always asking if we were okay or if we needed anything to just ask. The room was very clean, and the bed was really comfortable, as well as the shower and toilet clean. With car parking we found a spot quite easily near... More

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Mary - Ray B, Owner at Taunton House, responded to this review

Hi Rachel & Matt Thank you for such lovely comments, we really appreciate getting feedback on how we are doing an what we can improve. It was so nice meeting such a genuinely lovely young couple. Hope things are going well an we look forward to your next visit. Take care Mary & Ray More

Dagenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

very impressed with Taunton house, Ray and Mary could not do enough for us to make our stay enjoyable, the room was clean and the bed was soft but comfortable, we were a short walk from the town centre (idle location), the fried breakfast was very nice and well presented.we had no problems with parking near Taunton house (might be... More

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Mary - Ray B, Owner at Taunton House, responded to this review

Hello Keith Thank you for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure meeting you and Wendy. Ray asked how is life in Dagenham! Keep in touch it would be lovely hear from you. Kind regards Mary & Ray More

Dunstable, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A pleasant and friendly welcome and helpful information about the area and things to do when we first arrived. Rooms very clean. Tea making facilities but bring your own biscuits if you feel you going to need it. Breakfast fine if you a traditional breakest eater, but juice limited to a small glassful at your table. Cereals available but no... More

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elaine_law, Owner at Taunton House, responded to this review

Hi Sharon, when you made your booking it states that a full english breakfast is included in the price. There is a special request section that you can fill in asking for any dietary needs,you made a comment about a small glass of juice on the table Graham will always ask if you would like any more juice ,toast,tea or... More

Skegness, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

just home after spending a weekend at the taunton and i have to say its a lovely place. spotlessly clean warm and comfortable, our room was big and bright and airy. the breakfast was very nice and well presented. the owners were very friendly and helpful. just one small niggle that the mattress was not too comfortable but not enough... More

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Mary - Ray B, Owner at Taunton House, responded to this review

Hi Pamela thank you for your lovely review:-). It was lovely meeting you both and we look forward to seeing you again when you are next in Great Yarmouth. Thank you again Mary & Ray More

London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Taunton house is a great family run guest house, it is situated in a perfect location away from the noise but only a short walk away from everything. Graham and Elaine were very welcoming and helpful in recommending places to eat. Room was spotlessly clean had everything we needed e.g towels, tea and coffee making facilities and a very comfortable... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Taunton House is situated in a great location two mins walk from beach and promenade. Our room was very clean with a nice comfortable bed. The friendly owners were always willing to please and satisfy. Breakfast choice and quality was first class. We thoroughly enjoyed our two days stay at this establishment and when next in Yarmouth will definitely stay... More

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Additional Information about Taunton House

Address: 9 Nelson Road South, Great Yarmouth NR30 3Jl, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Great Yarmouth
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #39 of 99 B&Bs / Inns in Great Yarmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Taunton House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Taunton House Hotel is a family run and owned business with a warm and friendly atmosphere. Graham and Elaine proprietors take pride in their attention to detail and they invite you to enjoy a relaxing stay at Taunton House Hotel for one or more nights.We are a newly refurbished small Hotel. We have been here since April 2007 and have changed it tremendously. Phase three has now been completed with a new face lift to the front of the Hotel also decking area for guest to use. ... more   less 
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Taunton House Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

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