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The Orwell Hotel

Hamilton Rd, Felixstowe IP11 7DX, England
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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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SouthofEngland
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90 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Been staying here since 1994 and this Hotel never fails to impress. All the staff engage with you and treat you well- nothing is too much trouble. Huge free car park , and the suite was lovely. Breakfast in the week is cooked to order and you wont get better any where, and is inclusive in the room price, some... More 

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for two nights room was a nice size however it was extremely hot and the rooms my friends were in had the same issue. Maybe putting fans in them would be an idea or even having the option of just a sheet to sleep under rather then a thick duvet. Also beds are small doubles so quite tight... More 

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Midlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A big thank you to The Orwell Hotel for making my fathers 90th birthday meal so special. We had a private room " his Lordships Library" every thing was ready for us and looked impressive. The meal was excellent the staff were really professional and made us feel so special, nothing was too much trouble. We also stayed overnight ,... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This visit was a real treat.Plenty of parking spaces on arrival and a friendly welcoming staff at the front desk.Our room The Harry Richards suite was clean,spacious and with the usual complimentary beverages etc.The television was up to date and with a great flat screen picture and choice of channels.The bathroom was spotless and once again contained a good supply... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is likely the best place to stay in Felixstowe aside from the beachside resorts. The service was decent and welcoming and the hotel itself presents very well. The restaurant is nice with a good selection of local food. The rooms are definitely in need of updating and that is the reason for the 3-star review.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arriving at mid-day on Tuesday this week, at The Orwell Hotel's enormous " Free " car park, I asked a fellow Hotel guest who was unloading his Luggage, If this were his first stay at the Hotel, He laughed, and replied, " This is our Fifth stay this Year " we Always stay here when visiting our son and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights to attend a friends wedding. The hotel is a grand old building opposite the train station & within easy walking distance of the town centre. The staff are friendly & helpful & the food is superb. Wi fi is free & there is plenty of free parking. We read trip advisor before staying & were warned... More 

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Laxfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at the Orwell Hotel for 2 nights at the end of July. It's easily found at the end of the main high street on a roundabout. The car park is large although not secure. On arrival the entrance is grand and leads through to reception. Unusually this hotel requires full payment for the whole stay up front. We... More 

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Ottershaw, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travelled on business this week, I knew things were going to be a little dated but that's fine. The staff were very pleasant indeed, the orginal part of the Hotel is really nice, full of History. Food is very good although I only had room service and Breakfast. My room was excellent, I had the Deben Suite, only £100,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this hotel for our wedding and took 24 rooms for guests. From the Friday evening we enjoyed Excellent and friendly service. Nothing was too much for the staff. The breakfast both days was awesome, All the usual buffet cooked breakfast items, continental and fresh fruit options plus eggs benedict and other speciality items cooked immediately. The canapes and... More 

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OrwellHotel, Front Office Manager at The Orwell Hotel, responded to this review

It was an absolute delight for everyone here at the Orwell hotel to host your wedding. We are thrilled to hear that we made the day so special for you and your husband. We are presently reviewing the situation with some of the bedrooms being warm and have already made significant changes to rectify this situation. We look forward to... More 

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