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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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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Harlow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've just enjoyed a 4 night stay at this very comfortable bed and breakfast. The location is excellent with several RSPB reserves close by and various historic houses within easy reach by car. The bedroom had everything you could want and items/facilities that rarely are offered at other B&Bs such as a night light, a ceiling fan and hand cream.... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the cheerful welcome of a cup of tea by Maria to the comfiest bed ever to the tastiest breakfast to the barn owl babies this was the best B&B we have stayed in. The bedroom had everything you could need with bed robes, slippers, tea and coffee with biscuits and chocolates as well as a basket of toiletries if... More

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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, it was a pleasure and fun to meet you both. It gives Eddie and I great pleasure when guests relax and feel rejuvenated after their holiday break. We genuinely feel we have made a difference. I hope you enjoyed the owlets they are still with us practicing their flying skills from box to fence... More

Altrincham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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welcome2Snettisham, Owner at Twitchers Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, I apologise for not responding earlier. Its very stressful watching your children (owlets) leaving home. 3 flew the nest on 27th September and did not stay in the area. The two smaller ones remained until the next day when the larger of the males suddenly launched off the owl house. He returned later that... More

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

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 September 2, 2014

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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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 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
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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

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Additional Information about Twitchers Retreat

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*
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Twitchers Retreat Snettisham, Norfolk

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