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The Norfolk Guest House

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1 & 3 Holland Road, Felixstowe IP11 2BA, England
The Norfolk Guest House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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alloa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

my husband and i stayed here before and it was just as good this time as it was before we were sadly let down at the last gasp with another place so we went round to see if they had a spare room and we landed lucky it was a very busy weekend we didnt hold out much hope we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just booked out of the norfolk guest house this morning we had a brilliant stay rob and dee made us feel very welcome and made the experiance all that much better from the animal towels on the bed down to making sure my eggs were prepared correctly for our bump even after having no prior knowledge of our... More 

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Really enjoyed my recent stay at the Norfolk Guest House. The place has a real ' homely' feeling to it, and very welcoming atmosphere. My room was immaculately clean and fresh and everything was beautifully presented. I was made to feel incredibly welcome and both Rob and Dee were extremely attentive, and very warm and friendly. The cooked breakfast was... More 

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TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Great review, thank you so much. It makes all our hard work worthwhile when we receive feedback like yours, it makes our day. We are really pleased you felt at home while you were here as that's our aim with each guest. We look forward to seeing you again next time. All the best, Rob and Dee More 

Worcestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Rob and Dee are to be congratulated. Exceptionally clean, and made to feel very welcome. Clearly a lot of effort is p experience at this Guest House. I wouldn't hesitate to make the very highest recommendation.

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TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Graham for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay, we try to give you home from home while you are away on business. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are down this way. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I am an engineer and my job requires me to travel around England. This hotel is just what you need after a busy day of work. It is very relaxing, clean, impressive service, fast, excellent and cheap. You will experience 5 star service in this beautiful well kept and well organised place. Also the sea view in front is amazing.... More 

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TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review of our Guest House. We understand that sometimes, when people work away from home, it makes it easier if where you're staying gives you the homely touch. Several of our regular guests have told us they feel right at home here and we are so pleased you did too. It was lovely... More 

Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

A big thank you to robin and dee. We just stay 2night at the Norfolk guest house which was spotless clean and they were very friendly and helpful really good hosts and love the towels make into animals on the bed really good lovely breakfast would stay there again next time I go back to felixstowe once again thank you... More 

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TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments which we very much appreciate. It was super meeting you and have you stay with us for your short break. We do try to make it clear to our guests that we are not directly on the seafront but are the first building just off it. Some en-suite double rooms do have balcony access... More 

Peebles, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My wife and I spent three nights at the Norfolk and have to admit it was one of our best experiences of any accommodation. The guest House is run by Robin and Dee Northcut and they seem to have understood what travellers want and like. Although a small guest house there is everything you would need and the service is... More 

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TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you both for such a lovely review about our guest house. We are so pleased you found everything to your satisfaction, especially our breakfast. Although we ask guests to pre-order breakfast they can of course change their mind in the morning, it's only to give us a rough idea and reduce any potential waste to a minimum. Thank you... More 

Teignmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

What a lovely second stay i have just come back from after visiting relatives in Felixstowe, the Norfolk is a real home from home with Robin and Dee mine hosts eager to satisfy and rectify any problems i had. This was the second time i have stayed in the Norfolk and will not hesitate to book again. Thank you both... More 

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TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Nigel for your lovely review, it is really appreciated. We're pleased to see you were on the mend and hope you visit next year, perhaps even on your beloved motorbike ;) More 

Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I have just spent four days staying here and it was absolutely fantastic,. The house is clean and bright and Rob and Dee are kind, considerate and nothing is too much trouble. They both have a wonderful sense of humour and I looked forward to breakfast times immensely. I did a lot of walking and these were enough to sustain... More 

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TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and an extra big thank you for the box of chocolates you gave us, these have been happily devoured. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We stayed at our No.1 choice of Guest Houses in Felixstowe in early July for 4 days. We were visiting family in the area. It was our second visit to The Norfolk and it equalled our first for being exceptionally clean and well appointed, the towel designs made us laugh especially the monkeys! The breakfast was once again delicious. Rob... More 

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TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, it was great to see you both again. Thank you for the lovely hand-crafted card you sent us, it was wonderful. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

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