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Marlborough Hotel

Sea Front, Felixstowe IP11 2BJ, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

just returned from a short break at Felixstowe which I must say is fabulous. We stayed at the Marlborough hotel on the seafront. The room was dirty with stained carpets dusty grubby sideboards etc. In the evening we went to the restaurant and was told we had to pay 15.95 for a three course meal unfortunately nothing on menu was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my family go to a lot of hotels this has to be the one of the bad ones It felt like a bed site it was too hot upstairs and it needs updating of the decorating and in the dining room that who's the best part of the stay. That was nice and cool food was terrible not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon arrival at the Marlborough, my partner and I were somewhat perturbed at finding a decent establishment. After reading reviews, we were convinced we would find incontinent tramps adorning the entrance, spraying us with urine. This was not to be. All we found was plentiful parking, pleasant staff, a stones throw from the very clean beach. There were few other... More 

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brandon, suffolk,UK
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

although the food was very good service was very slow considering how few where in restaurant, although told that lift was small we could not get 2 of us in there with wives walker. most of hotel needs decorating. I think you need to think twice before booking this hotel

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ufford, suffolk
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Wife and I booked this hotel not realising that it was carnival weekend in Felixstowe. Upon arrival, there were many unsavoury characters lurking outside the entrance, drinking. We had to side step them to enter the hotel. We found it very worrying. Reception was confused, the hotel extremely tired, horrendous room, worst of all, the mattresses on both beds were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

My family and i stayed here last night we had 2 twin rooms and i must say how very comfortable they both were nice furniture and deco lovely comfy beds and lovely fresh clean linen and towels and nice clean bath toilet and sink. The room had tea and coffee facilities a telly and both were spacious. I did find... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I booked to stay here as The Fludyers and The Brook were both fully booked. It's been there for ever, so I though it can't be that bad, but it was. My double with sea view, had peeling wallpaper, an old electric pull cord heater in the bathroom, and a door lock that looked as if it had been forced... More 

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Worthing, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We booked a last-minute to stay here before reading any reviews as it seemed to be the only hotel in the area with a family room available. After reading the reviews, I was a little anxious. Yes, the hotel could certainly do with some renovation and re-decoration, but aside from that, we found it to be comfortable and clean. For... More 

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Polegate, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I booked this hotel last minute without looking into it properly. Wish I had taken more time! The entire hotel is in serious need to refurbishment and is literally falling apart. I stayed for three nights, on the second night I was awoken by extremely loud water noises, I soon discovered the noise was coming from outside my door, it... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

First impressions were not too bad when we walked where we were met by a very friendly receptionist. After that it all went downhill, the general areas are dirty, threadbare carpet, loose carpet on stairs, chipped paint, dirt and grime. The bedroom was cold, unclean especially the bathroom which was vile. The sheets were clean which was something and the... More 

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