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3 Strickland Place, Southwold IP18 6HN, England
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Wellesley House
Ranked #6 of 19 Southwold B&B and Inns
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Baldock, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

A fantastic B&B, clean, beautifully decorated, comfy bed, scrummy breakfast with plenty of choice. Lovely touches in the room - fresh fruit, tin of biscuits, fresh milk in a flask. The owners are friendly, knowledgeable and endlessly patient while guests chat away to them after breakfast. The B&B is situated in a quiet part of Southwold - only a couple... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Me and my husband came and stayed here for a weekend away without the kids. Wellesley House felt like home for the 2 nights we stayed. Nice and quiet place to stay next to the common, the views from the room were stunning. Huge choice for breakfast, croissants were exceptional as they were fresh every morning from the local bakery.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

One of our favourite spots in Southwold is The Common,so I was more than knocked-out to discover that Wellesley House not only overlooks that very place,but the harbour and sea beyond.My Sister and I stayed for 3 nights,on a single-occupancy basis.My room was at the front,with the view as previously described.Super-comfy double bed,ensuite,tea/coffee/hot choc/fruit/bikkies and fresh milk for evening/morning.My Sister's... More 

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

This really is a gem of a B&B and everything you would want if staying in Southwold. Great room (amazing bed) and location, convenient parking and wonderful breakfasts. But it's the little extras that set it apart and will mean we definitely return - the shortbread and fruit as well as the fresh milk put in our room each evening.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We came to Southwold over the late May Bank Holiday weekend and had a fantastic time staying at Wellesley House. Julie couldn't have been more helpful both accommodating culinary requests and suggesting activities (including a great walk round the town). We were made to feel very welcome and would recommend to anyone visiting Southwold.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

What can I say expect Julie & Bruce exceeded expectations. The room was lovely, breakfast was outstanding, hospitality briliant. This is truly a spectacular guest house and they are so accommodating. Location wise it is perfect for the beach and town. Everything is a short walk away. The little added extras like the fruitbowl and the shortbread (never ending supply)... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

My husband and I spent a couple of days in Southwold and chose Wellesley House based on the Tripadvisor reviews and we certainly made an excellent choice. As mentioned before the guesthouse is only a short walk from the centre of Southwold, the beach and the pier. The room was comfortable and spacious with lovely views over the common out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

My wife and I wanted a few days in Southwold and because of the good Tripadvisor reviews many of the B&B's there have, we decided to try one of them. I chose Wellesley House mainly because it has car parking, but I quickly realised it has a lot more going for it than that. The welcome was warm and friendly,... More 

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23 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Stayed with Julie and Bruce for 2 nights when in Southwold to attend a wedding. We thought everything about the B&B was first class. The room was spacious, comfortable ( the bed exceptionally so) and well appointed with great views over the common and the coast. The bowl of fruit, the shortbread and tea and coffee making facilities with fresh... More 

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is a very comfortable guesthouse with friendly hosts. Everything is done to a high standard including the delicious breakfast. Situated in a quiet road with parking outside, and within a short walk of the town centre and the beach. Hope to re-visit.

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Address: 3 Strickland Place, Southwold IP18 6HN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Southwold
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Wellesley House Southwold, Suffolk

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