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The Star Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   24 Hall Quay, Great Yarmouth NR30 1HG, England
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Ranked #14 of 17 hotels in Great Yarmouth
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A very clean, comfortable hotel. Everyone from the night porter to reception staff to those who served in the restaurant could not have been friendlier or more helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. This was a business trip but will definitely stay again when in the area, and hope to take my wife there too.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where to start - this is the worst hotel I have ever stayed in, never ever again!! Filthy, dated and all the downstairs areas smelt of the gents toilets - disgusting. The staff (with one exception - the receptionist) were either very rude (breakfast) or drunk (serving in the bar). I requested quiet rooms and we were above the function... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had meal in upstairs restaurant for a party of 20 great meal and value for money x staff excellent worked very hard ! Then had a large 18 & 21 party in downstairs function. Room Great decor / buffet great value food very fresh / staff again worked hard always happy to help Overall great evening had by everyone x... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at this hotel about 5/6 times before over the past few years, but still come back for more, as it offers value for money. We paid £75 for a double room, which included a cooked breakfast. Good location overlooking the river, and close to the town centre. One of the downsides is the noise of the traffic... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Star on a bed and breakfast rate (£75.00 per Night) over the first weekend in August. We were given a nice twin room on the second floor. First thing to say is the old fashioned lift is an experience in its self, real old world probably pre-war I’d say but with a real... More

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Cambridgeshire
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for a weekend away. The room was way over priced and not what we paid for or what we were expecting. Very noisy and you can hear every step people take because of the creaky floorboards. Room was basic, small and wasn't overly clean either. We paid for a double suite at 80 quid a night and got a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

As a rail worker, I work nights and if the company wasn't paying, I would have walked out. First problem when returning from our night shift the night porter disappeared and we were stuck outside for 1h30m, then cleaners ignored my DO NOT DISTURB sign on my door, despite it being in 10 languages and tried to enter my room... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

we went for a meal as a family on mothers day. to which was advertised as a 3 course meal with male entertainer. we entered the hotel to no welcome what so ever and weren't really sure where to go, we were told to wait in the hallway until they found a table( even though we had booked ). The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We arrived on the 8th of June ;14.staye until 13th. We had nothing but courteous staff to help with whatever was required by us, Reception==Spot on. Room ==fantastic good view. Dining Room==Absolute spot on. Choice of menu==Good choices Food == good home cooking Chef==Darryl was outstanding diets was no problem with him, He came and spoke to the diners, my... More

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Leek, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Stayed 2 nights at the Star last week with friends. 1st night we had a superior room at the front of hotel. Room was very spacious & bathroom large & well equiped. Hotel dates back to 17th century & supposed to be haunted - no ghosts this time. Due to a problem with the bike we stayed a 2nd night... More

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Address: 24 Hall Quay, Great Yarmouth NR30 1HG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Great Yarmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Star Hotel 3*
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The Star Hotel, a family-run hotel, welcomes you in to a warm friendly atmosphere. Enjoy breakfast in our dining room, and lunch and dinner in either our dining room or haven bar. Come for a few drinks in our nautical themed, pub-style Nelsons Bar, or enjoy a coffee or tea in our lovely old-fashioned lounge. Enjoy a nice read in our library area packed with old books! Only 5 mins, from town and the famous Regent Street, packed with quirky shops and souvenirs leading straight down to the seafront! Our famous seafront has lots of attractions for all ages, and 15 miles of stunning sandy beaches. With 3 piers to choose from you'll never be bored! Go for a ride on a horse and carraige along the seafront or take a leisurely stroll in our famous dunes. Take the children to play pirate mini-golf, or a fun donkey ride on the beach! Our hotel is truly unique, come see for yourself, for an unforgettable experience! ... more   less 
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