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Swan House Bed and Breakfast

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7 St Lucia Court | 38 Yarmouth Rd, Thorpe St Andrew, Norwich NR7 0EQ, England
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Swan House Bed and Breakfast
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We found the location of Swan House very peaceful and idyllic. The breakfast delicious, we had smoked salmon with scrambled eggs and fried eggs with very sweet plum tomatoes, served by wonderful hosts Victor and Phyllida, on the decking alongside the river. Very comfortable bed, and clean and modern en-suite, with extremely powerful shower. Victor and Phyllida have set up... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A truly unique guest house - Victor & Phyllida are hugely welcoming; they treat you warmly and personally. The room is immaculate, with an envious view of the river Yare and it's wildlife. The bathroom is clean and the shower inviting. Breakfast is cooked to a professional standard using local produce; I'm not usually a cooked breakfast person, but I'm... More

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Sidcup, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night in July 2014. What a wonderful place. One of the nicest guest houses that I have ever stayed in. The view from our bedroom window was amazing, overlooking the river Yare, breakfast was superb; every possible breakfast that you can imagine. Phyllida and victor were wonderful. All in all fantastic. Thank you. Good luck... More

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Hythe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second stay at Swan House, and it was just as we remembered - perfect hosts, very comfortable room, spotless shower, lovely breakfast and peaceful by the river. Thank you Phyllida and Victor.

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Oldenburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a very warm welcome we spent four nights at swan house. Phyllida and Victor took care , that we got any comfort we needed. We had a perfect stay with a very nice room, a great breakfast and a lot of things to do. Unfortunately Swan house will close at the end of august.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From arrival to departure, Phyllida and Victor looked after us. Advice on where to eat and the city boat idea was great, we had a fabulous arrival into Norwich by boat, Norwich is a must see medieval city. Swan House commands a perfect location on the river with great views. Our room was so comfy, spotless and the shower a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We spent two nights here. Loved the beautifully appointed room full of thoughtful touches with a glorious view of the river. Victor and Phyllida were perfect hosts, convivial with lots of suggestions of things to go and places to visit. There are three or four pubs within walking distance providing a variety of places to eat (and drink). Norwich is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We received a very warm welcome to the Swan House from Phyllida and Victor, who were superb hosts throughout our stay. The swan house is beautifully located right on the river Yare, which made it a really tranquil setting to wake up to each morning. The balcony which was free for us to use, and was the perfect spot for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This is a truly excellent B&B - well-above average service, and at a price well below others. Sadly it is closing after this summer. There is only one guest room, so book soon. The owners are delightful, & nothing is too much trouble. Mr & Mrs A.Thomas.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed recently for a two night break at Swan House. The room was spotless, and there was a lovely view over the river. The little touches were great, the Lindt chocolates, the sheets turned down at night and the filtered water in a glass carafe each. Unfortunately the weather was poor, so we couldn't avail of the decking overlooking... More

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Address: 7 St Lucia Court | 38 Yarmouth Rd, Thorpe St Andrew, Norwich NR7 0EQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich > Thorpe St Andrew
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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You are invited to share our very special secret in the village of Thorpe St Andrew, just ten minutes from the City of Norwich in Norfolk. Set right on the picturesque River Yare, Swan House Bed and Breakfast has one luxury double bedroom with modern en suite shower room. Your bedroom boasts all the comforts of home plus a picture window overlooking the river with the many types of wildlife and boating activities. Conveniently situated between the bustling City and the beautiful Norfolk Broads, Swan House is the ideal base for exploring this wonderful English county. You will love our superb award-winning breakfasts created with the best of local produce, served by your attentive and friendly hosts, Phyllida and Victor Scrivens. Come and help us feed our local swans! ... more   less 
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