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Twitchers Retreat

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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   9 Beach Rd, Snettisham PE31 7RA, England
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Twitchers Retreat
Ranked #1 of 3 Snettisham B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just returned from a three night break at Twitchers Retreat, and we'd like to thank Maria and Eddie for all they did to make our stay so enjoyable. From the beautifully equipped bedroom with its comfortable sofa to the terrific breakfasts (including poached salmon with poached eggs) the B & B was a delight, and probably the best we've ever... More

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Three days spent exploring as much of Norlfolk as we could fit in made very easy by ideal location in relaxing but expertly managed accommodation. Great breakfast with added bonus of watching magnificent barn owls each evening. Would happily recommend this for a very comfortable stay!

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Eddie and I are really pleased you enjoyed your stay. You certainly packed a lot of walking into your three days. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday and appreciate you taking the time to write such a kind review. More

Wakefield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 lovely days 18th, 19th, and 20th August at the twitchers retreat, from the moment we arrived when Eddie made us a cuppa tea it was first class. We had the balcony room where each evening was spent watching the barn owls hunting over the fen and returning to the nest box with their catch. The garden has... More

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Eddie and I are really pleased you were able to see the Barn Owls. We have put the Barn Owl story with a picture the barn owl flying out of the box and also of the young owlets being weighed, sexed and ringed. You can log onto our website and look under the news/blog.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

A very enjoyable 3 days. Eat a hearty, tasty, breakfast made with good local produce whilst watching the birds on the feeders. Owls are nesting in the box at the bottom of the garden. Rooms clean and comfortable. Rooms well catered for, if its not there then Maria will gladly supply it. Packed lunches supplied and your flask filled if... More

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Eddie and I are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at Twitchers Retreat in Snettisham. The owls are busy feeding the babies and I have arranged with the Owl Trust to ring the babies at the end of August. Hopefully we will be able to adjust the camera and will be able to watch their progress on the... More

Northampton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Had 3 fabulous nights at Twitchers. Room is fabulous, ( balcony room at the back) over looking the gardens which are truly lovely, so colourful. Every little amenity is catered for in the room, including fresh milk, bottled water, biscuits and chocolates which are replenished every day, as well as shampoos and all the other usual amenities. Breakfast is excellent.... More

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

It was great to meet you, we really enjoyed having such a happy person at the breakfast table. We look forward to seeing you again in October with your mum. Keep smiling. More

Rushden, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We have just spent 4 lovely days of relaxation at Twitchers Retreat. Maria and Eddie made you feel like a member of the family as soon as you arrived. Bedroom which we had a balcony over looking a well stocked garden with a owl box on top of the garage which we were able to see on all the nights... More

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the trouble to write your lovely review. I am sorry I have not responded sooner but as you know Eddie was in hospital in Norwich and I was there nearly every day and time just disappeared. Thankfully he is now on the way to recovery. I am pleased to had a lovely stay and I hope... More

england
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Exellent accommodation & choice of breakfasts.Beautiful garden to sit in and watch for the owls in nesting box on top of the garage has camera in the owl box linked to tv in the garage.Good infomation maps and Knowledge of the area for hikers & bikers.Maria looked after us very well thank you.

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

So glad you got to Cromer and then home safely after your puncture! The pictures are great, please could you email them to me and with your permission I will use them on my web site. It was lovely meeting such fun and interesting people, I hope to see you again. Eddie is well on the road to recovery and... More

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Just returned from a lovely stay at Twitchers Retreat,it really is a bird lovers paradise.We sat in the lovely conservatory for breakfast watching all the different birds,even turtle doves,jays and woodpeckers close up.We had the balcony room which over looks the garden where we was lucky enough to see the barn owls flying around which are nesting in the garden.The... More

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for a wonderful review, I really do appreciate you taking the trouble. Norfolk and especially Snettisham with its great eating establishments and delightful village as well as the surrounding areas have such a lot to offer with historical places to visit and great shopping therapy in Holt (as you found out) and other pretty villages. We have had... More

Wellington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

If you are looking for a wildlife haven the Twitcher's Retreat is for you. Maria and Eddie will look after you with excellent knowledge of the area. The breakfast and rooms are excellent, you have your breakfast looking into the garden with a wide variety of birds, from blue tits to wood peckers and this year a visit from the... More

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Eddie and I are pleased you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk and particularly to Twitchers Retreat in Snettisham. Sorry I have not thanked you before, unfortunately Eddie was rushed into hospital when you left but he is doing well and should be home soon. I am really excited our barn owls have 4 eggs... More

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Spent a very pleasant weekend at the Twitchers Retreat which is an excellent B&B not only for bird lovers, but for anyone who can appreciate superb breakfasts, with service to match, very comfortable accommodation and the peace & quiet of the countryside.

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, Eddie and I always appreciate guests taking the trouble to write a report it helps to give a snapshot to future guests of the standards they can expect and it also keeps us on our toes! We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Snettisham and benefited from both the fresh air of the sea... More

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Address: 9 Beach Rd, Snettisham PE31 7RA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Snettisham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Twitchers Retreat 4*
Also Known As:
Twitchers Retreat Snettisham, Norfolk

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