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The Kensington

4.0 of 5 29 North Dr, Great Yarmouth NR30 4EW, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chesham, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed over for one night, had one room booked for my inlaws, who were given the disabled room near reception. which they didn't need as both are very mobile, and we didn't request it. The room was clean and newly refurbed, but was noisy being next to reception, door banging creaky floorboards etc. Our room was on the first floor,... More 

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this hotel to anyone, me & my partner had an amazing stay. The room was modern, very clean & comfy, with everything you would need. We couldnt have asked for better service with every member of staff looking after us so well. We ate in the restaurant in the evening & had a delicious 3 course meal... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I asked for a disabled room. If I had been in a wheelchair then it would have been near impossible to navigate entry and exit. The bed was very worn and noisy. The storage facilities were rickety. The room could have be cleaner. Had to use carrier bag to maintain satisfactory shower head angle and was very hard to shower... More 

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Great Yarmouth
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six of us went there for our Xmas evening out. The food was really fantastic. I had never tasted such a great white choc cheese cake. We did not really appreciate the disco would have prefered back ground music. But the food I recommend to go and try. m

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

perfect location,right on the sea front,opposite the pretty venetion waterways and sandunes,a short flat stroll great i nto great Yarmouth itself,its a busy traditional holiday town,every thing you could want,however the KENSINTON HOTEL,is not your usual holiday B nd b, its total quality, in the past we have stayed in summer,and very pleased with it,but this year we went for... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I stayed here for one night while working in the area. It's good value for money and I will be staying again. I didn't try the food but the specials board looked appetising. A group of locals were dining there which i thought was a good sign. I had a drink in the bar area which was comfortable with leather... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We have been staying at the Kensington whilst working in Great Yarmouth a very accommodating hotel with excellent staff. They have made our stay extremely comfortable. The food is good and all of our workers have said how accommodating the hotel is.

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Berkhamsted
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I had to make a quick business trip to Great Yarmouth, and decided to stay at the Kensington as I had driven past it a few times and it looks interesting. I am delighted I did stay in this nice family run establishment. The value for only is exceptional. The rooms are very comfortable. An excellent breakfast as well that... More 

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Borehamwood
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We have just got back home from a lovely weekend at the Kensington Hotel. Everything there was just perfect. The room was excellent, the food was amazing and the staff were all friendly and helpful. We brought our two little dogs with us too and this was a real treat, as there are not many hotels that will accept dogs.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This hotel was really nice and my only complaint is the room size. It wasn't too much of a problem though as its just somewhere to sleep. Breakfast was lovely and so was the dining area. We stayed 3 nights and on the last morning there was one guy serving breakfast and he was doing an absolutely terrible job of... More 

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Address: 29 North Dr, 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 Kensington 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Kensington Hotel Great Yarmouth
The Kensington Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

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