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Wensum Lodge Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bridge Street, Fakenham NR21 9AY, England
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Carrie190463 Watford, 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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Watford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW 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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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
6 helpful votes 6 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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Swaffham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I live locally to this hotel and have watched it change owners. The room we had was really nice and recently obviously updated. I personally did not like all the laminated signs in the bathroom but I assume they are there because of previous guests. We ordered room service and the chips were bowls of soggy soft chips - not... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Poor reception area, limited staff who do their best. Room ok, clean and tidy but noisy pipes, extra rails needed for hanging wet towels, toilet seat needs to be securely placed. Slamming doors. Shelf needed in shower for toiletries. Awful soap dispensers. UHT milk disgusting. Gluten free options non-existent. Coffee at breakfast strong, stewed and cold. If you could have... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Organised sandwiches and chips for 30 long distance cyclists. The owners were friendly, helpful and efficient and put on a great spread for us all. Really nice fillings and top chips! If any other cycling groups are doing the Norfolk Cycle Route 1 this hotel is bang on the route and I can strongly recommend them for a lunch stop.

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Aylesbury
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Very hungry, we drove into Fakenham and stopped at the first place that looked good from the outside - first mistake. We walked into the restaurant attached to the Wensum Lodge. When we walked in - there were two warning signs that we had made a mistake: the place was virtualy empty and the decor was 20 years+ out of... More

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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Small comfy, clean room. A group of visitors up until1.30am was a slight disturbance, then woken at 6am by alarms BUT no evacuation. External door not secure as latch jammed open with a leaflet. Sign in shower 'Very hot water' though was only just warm. Lovely cooked breakfast, friendly efficient staff.

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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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