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The Orwell Hotel

Hamilton Rd, Felixstowe IP11 7DX, England
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  • Location
    4 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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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are regular visitors to the hotel and have stayed regularly for over 30 years. It never disappoints. Friendly staff, great service and food is excellent value for money. We have recommended lots of friends to stay here, and they also love the charm of the place. The restaurant is especially lovely. We also stay at other hotels, often costing... More

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a very nice lunch at the Orwell Hotel, two courses for £10! Beautifully served in pleasant surroundings, white linen cloths and napkins, fresh flowers. A good selection of dishes, I had fish and he had lamb, followed by a delicious and beautifully presented dessert. Excellent service! Can recommend! Will revisit soon!

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Thousand Oaks, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has been part of my childhood memories for years and was looking forward to my first stay here. Pluses are the friendly staff, the elegant reception/library/residents bar. Good rate available at the last minute. Location at the top of the town. And rooms were very quiet. My minuses: bathroom plumbing required a visit to the front desk, however... More

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Leicestershire
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76 reviews 76 reviews
53 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ok so the hotel is aged, that to me was part of its charm. The staff were really helpful and the food outstanding. Where else can you get at two course meal for £10 and a three course for £13? I must admit the bed was a bit hard but, everything else made up for that. I loved the large... More

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My partner and I stayed at the Orwell weekend of the 4th October, When we arrived we were greeted by a pleasant young lady on reception and checked in without a fuss. The hotel is very grand, or could be . This is where we started to put some belief into the past reviews we had read on here. The... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The biggest frustration was the fact that the hotel was unable to create room key cards, so you kept having to find and ask a member of staff to let you in to your room! Okay problems happen but apparently this has been going on for over a week! The food was actually pretty good, and the service in the... More

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We meet for lunch once a month and have been meeting at the Orwell four the last 5 months, we have had problems with the bill and drinks and meals that arrived that we didn't order, the female waitress was understanding and corrected the problem in a very professional manor. On the July 6 2014 our group met, we ordered... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

after 6 long hours travelling i came across this hotel and walked in to see if they had any rooms available, which they did.They had a wedding on,which in the reception area was very noisy- i dreaded to think what the noise would be like in my room! I asked the young lady on reception to put me away from... More

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Swaffham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My wife and I had stayed over the last few years a few times but each time it was failing just a little more.but we would chance another stay. Sadly it will be our final stay as the hotel seems to have failed to improve . On checking in we were informed that the key code machine had broken and... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed in the Orwell Hotel last weekend and we were very impressed by the quality, price and service received during our stay. Taking into account the presentation of other hotels we have stayed in the UK we were very satisfied with our decision. We loved the decoration of the hotel and the room, the service was excellent as well... More

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Address: Hamilton Rd, Felixstowe IP11 7DX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Felixstowe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Elizabeth Orwell Hotel
The Orwell Hotel Felixstowe, Suffolk

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