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The Orwell Hotel

Hamilton Rd, Felixstowe IP11 7DX, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Pleasantly surprised when arriving at hotel.looked lovely and was til we went in our room. Although the bedroom was quite tired with old wallpaper and carpet was pleased with room size and nice clean sheets. However the bathroom had cracked tiles, missing hand rail in bath and the most atrocious and unhygenic ceiling tiles which looked as tho they had... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were surprised at how nice this elegant hotel was, and what good value. The room was fine and the service was excellent. The downstair lounges were an unexpected bonus. The 2 course evening dinner in the beautiful restaurant for £10 a head was great value, and the breakfast was fine.

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wolverhampton
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed a single night here at £76 for B & B for me and my wife. My younger wife prefers modern minimalist type hotels, this was fine for me and I thought it oozed character and charm, but with wooden panels and hallways and brown leather chairs it can appear a bit dark. The staff are clearly in the main... More

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Cadiz, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have just stayed here recently. Staff were very friendly and hardworking trying to please me with all my needs. Wifi was very good and fast. The hotel style is ancient but at the same time charming. Needs a touch of modernity. but in fairness all was good and very clean. The gardens are well kept. And parking was great.... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite a pleasant hotel mixing an old wing with a new addition. We were bed and breakfast so did not spend much time in the room which was spacious and reasonably appointed, if a little tired in decor. But it was adequate for the price. But the breakfast service ( the only element of our stay there we were looking... More

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England
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the outside, a traditional welcoming hotel. Downhill from there. The young man at the desk said that he couldn't honour the price of the room as the person I booked it with had left, even though I had an email confirming the price. A chat to the manager sorted this out quickly. Unnecessary if you have staff who know... More

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Tiptree Essex
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is amazing .Its an Edwardian hotel with all its original features. A Beautiful staircase lovely old fashioned atmosphere and lovely staff. We stayed here by accident and in fact got the last available room in the hotel. The room was a little 'tired' but it was part of its charm. Lovely old bamboo furniture and very comfortable beds.... More

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Western Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked in advance before leaving OZ and got a fantastic rate. Booked a Suite Room and it was massive. Great comfortable bed and big bathroom. Free parking and plenty of space right at the entry to hotel. Easy to find via SatNav. Overall a good stay for us

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh dear this is going steadily downhill since the last time I visited. I paid a premium price for the St. Julian suite which was really nothing like a suite at all. Just a bedroom and a bathroom with shower and toilet . The window frames were rotting and we overlooked a roof area tatty and littered with pipes,cables and... More

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I went to the hotel restaurant for an evening meal with friends who live in Felixstowe at their recommendation. The hotel was quite old fashioned but with character. Food was above average. Staff was friendly. Overall quite a relaxing meal to unwind the day after a long drive from M25!

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Address: Hamilton Rd, Felixstowe IP11 7DX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Felixstowe
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Also Known As:
Elizabeth Orwell Hotel
The Orwell Hotel Felixstowe, Suffolk

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