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Standard Road, Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1UJ, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I booked short four day break for my wife and I at the Lifeboat - what a fantastic, warm and friendly reception our hosts. We were immediately made to feel welcome and at home and we left as good friends. Sarah and Phil could not d o enough to make our stay comfortable and what amazing breakfasts!!! Enough to feed... More

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sarah j, Owner at The Lifeboat, responded to this review

dear marie and karl thank you so much for your kind words you was both an amazing couple and a pleasure to have staying with us I really do hope we get to see you both again take care both of you love and best wishes sarah and phil More

Leicester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Overpriced basic accommodation offering the bare minimum for a high price.The place smells (agree with a previous review) and the room which we were in is in need of an upgrade the owners need to put some effort into this place and not just open the door give you a key and leave they should perhaps use there free time... More

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sarah j, Owner at The Lifeboat, responded to this review

Im sorry you felt in the end to pass comments on tripadvisor but and has been duly noted and duly forgotten im very surprised that if we are as bad as you said then why stay like I said to you in the morning why did you stay ??? you could have walked in and walked out but you chose... More

Lowestoft
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here with my partner for a long weekend and I have to say wht a lovely place it was, the owners couldn't be more helpful and friendly, we was made to feel very welcome..great breakfast in the mornings, great all round experience!! We shall defo come again :)

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

As soon as arrived I was greeted with a warm and welcoming smile so i knew this was the place I wanted to spend my holiday the staff was second to none and so helpful the rooms were lovely and clean and there choice of breakfast was a good start to anybodys day The place has its own parking and... More

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Senior Reviewer
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We arrived at the lifeboat inn with hopefull expectations after reading reviews , the whole place smelt of chip fat even in our room on 3rd floor , no toilet roll and the owners are off site after 11pm so no chance of toilet roll , we left 6 hours after arriving , the thought of all that horrible fat... More

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Mickleover, Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay here. The owners, Sarah and Phil, were friendly and made us welcome. There was ample parking and the hotel is close to the seafront and pubs. The room was clean, comfortable and well priced. We had the breakfast each morning which was delicious and set us up for the day! Couldn't fault any of it.... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Made to feel very welcome. Everything explained well. Decent room and very good breakfast. Plenty of off road parking and close to all ameneties .Staff helpful and friendly. Would definitely stay again.

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15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We had a tiny room which was a bit scruffy and £90 pn seemed a bit expensive, but the breakfast was huge and very nice and the owners very friendly. Our friend has a single occupancy room and his room was a lot nicer and they charged him less even though it was a double room. Also it was one... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We needed accommodation for 8 ladies on a sponsored walk. After 25 miles walking we reached The Lifeboat. Sarah and Phil couldn't have been more helpful or welcoming. Our rooms were spotless. We ate huge hearty dinners and breakfasts. We had a wonderful stay. Thank you Jacqui and the girls

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Beaumont de Lomagne, France
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Stayed two nights. Very good value for money. A very warm welcome from the owners. One of the best breakfasts of any hotel or guest house I've stayed in. Would definately book again. My single room was not en-suite, only shower and wash basin but the toilet was right outside the door so no problem.

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Address: Standard Road, Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1UJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Wells-next-the-Sea
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Ranked #18 of 25 B&Bs / Inns in Wells-next-the-Sea
Also Known As:
The Lifeboat Wells-Next-The-Sea, Norfolk

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