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Wensum Lodge Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bridge Street, Fakenham NR21 9AY, England
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Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Fakenham
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
meltonpieman Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

From the receptionist who welcomed us and showed us to our rooms, to the cleaners, everyone was friendly here. The building is an old one and so the rooms are not the largest and have squeaky boards, etc. However, it was a good stay. Our room overlooked the mill pond and the main road. However, even with only a single... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel could be a gold mine but it is sadly lacking in many areas! A visit from TV's Hotel Inspector might shock them into improving things. It is in a great spot for touring North Norfolk but the couples we spoke to were not impressed. Reception was poor, the public areas smelly and in need of decoration, food unimpressive... More

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was booked this hotel by work. I wouldn't recommend it unless your looking for basic. The corridor and rooms smell of damp and sweaty body odur, the rooms are dark and dreary, in much need of updating, and a thorough clean. There are other hotels a short drive away that are more shall i say comfortable.

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Small, cramped, smelly room, my lady is allergic to smells and became itchy and unhappy. No window in room only skylight thus no view and room stuffy. No telephone, TV did not work (although receptionist fixed by total reprogramming). No remote control, room clock defective could not set morning alarm. Wanted a double bed room but given twin beds room.... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We popped here only because of the riverside signage outside And yes outside there is a river but that's it The inside is dull , dullish and duller Lovely chap on reception button first view the whole place needs an overhaul We drank up quick and left !!!!

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Watford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

A very nice overnight stay. Room very comfortable and quiet. Staff very helpful and polite. An excellent freshly cooked full English breakfast was supplied. Certainly set us up for the day! A very pleasant evening meal was had. Staff very thoughtful and as it was a very warm evening sat us by open French window overlooking the garden. A slight... More

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Alton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

Staff friendly and helpful. Room clean and tidy. Food very variable. Breakfast satisfactory but minimal if you want continental style. Evening meal (only one taken) presented good whitebait but the following steak was poor. It seemed to have been slow cooked so was pale and not tender although it was medium rare as requested. But it was served on bed... More

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

After a 3 day stay with a large group of 20 plus very happy, Good breakfast , plesant evening meal, catering was pre arranged for our party, great friendly staff , this is not a modern every room the same clinical hotel but a converted malt house next to the mill with character maybe needing a little paint on the... More

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Norwich
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Stayed here after a wedding as did a lot of the wedding party, hotel is tired looking and scruffy our room was very dated and ive not seen a bathroom like that since the 1970's lots of rust marks and poor gruby grouting The worst was when my partner dropped a charm off her neckless which rolled under the bed... More

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I have been unwell over a long period of time, and Did not feel 100% when driving thru Hempton last week, & stopped at the Wensum for a comfort break. What I got was a good breakfast (although not a guest), staff who were v. helpful & understanding of the fact I wasn't well. Back today for a cuppa &... More

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Address: Bridge Street, Fakenham NR21 9AY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Fakenham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Wensum Lodge Hotel 3*
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Wensum Lodge Hotel Fakenham, Norfolk

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