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Crosskeys Riverside House

Bridge Street | Hilgay, Downham Market PE38 0LD, England
Crosskeys Riverside House
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gillingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cross Keys as we've always found is in wonderful surroundings, on the river, with plenty of passing boats always a cheery wave from them while sitting on the bank, Mine hosts always friendly and cheerful. The rooms clean and fresh, (no need to take toiletries they are in plentiful supply) They now do morning coffee and afternoon tea, free... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

The house was lovely, full of beams and character. The location, right along side the river, was beautiful. There is a terrace area to sit and watch the boats go by, or just sit on a seat on the grass, so relaxing. We stayed in the four poster bedroom which was just great, we loved it. Plenty of room and... More 

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Scotland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

My wife and I stayed at this riverside B&B in Hilgay just south of Downham Market in Norfolk recently and were quite satisfied with the whole experience. The house was in a lovely location, right on the river and all the facilities were more than adequate, although they were in some cases, a little tired round the edges! But our... More 

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Mary F, Owner at Crosskeys Riverside House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Firstly it is not a building site opposite as such it is an old barn being re-built into one annexe and hopefully will be finished very shortly, but naturally this is out of our control. The outside of the house is at present being completely re painted, but this has to be fitted in around... More 

Sussex
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Just spent 2 nights at Crosskeys near Downham Market visiting family. Came up from Sussex in 2.5 hours! Really easy to find. As soon as we were through the door Mary and Bob The proprietors made us feel so welcome and at home . Lovely B and B room very comfortable, attention to detail meant everything you could wish for... More 

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Mary F, Owner at Crosskeys Riverside House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, we really enjoyed having you and your cousin, and we hope you will come again soon More 

Greater Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

My 7 year old grandson and I stayed at crosskeys for a total of 16 nights visiting family, Mary and Bob are wonderful hosts, our room was great with our own front door and river views. The breakfasts were freshly cooked to order, nothing was too much trouble and all was clean and fresh. After a couple of days my... More 

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Mary F, Owner at Crosskeys Riverside House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice comments, it was a pleasure looking after you both and having you stay with us, your Grandson was a realy joy, so polite, we would be pleased to see you again and hope that you had a good flight back More 

Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights at Crosskeys. The delightful Mary and Bob own this very pleasant B &B. Our room was large very clean with a 4 poster bed, a lovely view of the river and a tv which actually worked. There was ample tea and coffee facilities and the en-suite bathroom was well stocked with toiletries and towels. Breakfast... More 

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Mary F, Owner at Crosskeys Riverside House, responded to this review

It was very nice meeting you and glad you enjoyed yourselves at our B&B More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Well we stayed 2 nights for our anniversary and had a warm and friendly welcome. We was told nothing is to much trouble just ask. View from room was beautiful looking out over the river with boats and wildlife passing by. Would love to be there on a summers day fishing and watching the world float by. breakfast was lovely... More 

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Mary F, Owner at Crosskeys Riverside House, responded to this review

Glad you found it relaxing and peaceful, we aim to please, it was very nice to meet you More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

The hosts were fabulous really kind polite and warm, happy to help with anything you need. Breakfast was really nice good selection to choose from. Added bonus was free WiFi which wasn't expected. Rooms were clean and tidy enough really would recommend for a budget hotel.

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Glad you enoyed yourselves at Crosskeys, it was very nice meeting you More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We loved our stay. Bob and Mary are a lovely couple who really made us feel at home. They suggested several walks and trips out, which were all excellent. Our room was beautifully decorated, with lots of old-fashioned and character touches. The four-poster bed was imposing and really comfortable, and the views out of the windows were great - river... More 

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It was very nice meeting you, glad you enjoyed yourselves, hope to see you again. More 

Sunny Essex
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

We've just returned from a lovely weekend at the Cross Keys. The owners are a lovely couple who made us feel very welcome. Our cottage was adequately equipped, perfectly clean and comfortable. We both slept well and the view of the river right outside the window was special. Breakfast was good too, excellent selection, freshly cooked and well presented. Tasted... More 

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Mary F, Owner at Crosskeys Riverside House, responded to this review

It was very nice meeting you, we have now had our car park re-done, now that winter is over. We do like our ornaments its true, but this is what makes it different to a travel lodge etc. glad you enjoyed your room, and the view More 

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