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38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My third stay at 38 St Giles and each time it gets better. This is the best place to stay in Norwich (and possibly one of the best places to stay anywhere). Quiet, immaculately clean and beautifully appointed with a fabulous breakfast. But it is the little things that give it the edge. Holly's marvellous cakes on arrival as well... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing little place, right in the heart of the city. We had the St Giles sweet for a birthday and it was simply gorgeous. The bath room is huge and the bath itself is to die for. The title of this review is what my partner said when he walked into the room. From the chandelier to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If your looking for good quality accomodation including vi sprung beds ,Egyptian cotton crisp sheets and towels then look no further This is my third visit and I am not disappointed The service is friendly and informal and professionally delivered This is a unique accomodation with lovely period features and it is located in the centre of Norwich perfect for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

38 St Giles is a special hideaway in a lovely city. If like me as a frequent traveller you yearn for a different or special experience away from home then this qualifies. I have stayed here several times over recent years but the current owners have made it even better. Spotless and true to its historical origins the house is... More 

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Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear John, Many thanks for your great review! A lot of time and effort has been put in over the last year to make our rooms and facilities that little bit more special and we strive to provide a unique, special experience for all of our guests. It was a pleasure to have you staying with us and I very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I’ve joined trip advisor specifically to review 38 St Giles – bit delayed, have been meaning to do this for ages. My partner surprised me with a trip to 38 St Giles back in March. Having never been to Norwich before I was blown away by the city and by the hotel. It was a real treat, we had the... More 

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Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Lauren and Travis, Wow! Thank you for your lovely review - we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us in both St Giles and Gurney. Our very dedicated team strive to ensure that all of our guests are well looked after and enjoy every aspect of their stay. Look forward to seeing you both again soon!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I spend my working week in some fantastic hotels and this is one of them. A real gem, I can honestly say that I have stayed in 80% of the rooms in this very eclectic boutique hotel and all are fantastic. I love a comfortable bed and each room has one and each room individually themed but not over the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

We booked this direct thankfully as all the websites that stated they offered rooms had none available, and we are glade that we did as there were a number of rooms available. We stayed in the Boudicca room on the top floor in this Georgian house which was light and airy with lovely leaning floors. The stairs give you plenty... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Really centrally located. Nice, well appointed rooms and helpful staff make this a good place to stay in Norwich ( they even carried my bags from the car the room given my bad back!). The breakfast was really good too offering the standard full English but plenty of other things to choose from. I would definitely stay again with my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

I spend alot of time in relatively characterless hotels and 38 St Giles was a refreshing change to that. The staff were kind, chatty, interesting, fun and helpful. The room was very nicely decorated and comfortable and they kindly let my dog stay with no fuss whatsoever. Breakfast was excellent and up to top hotel standards. I had a lovely... More 

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Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Thomas, Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was great to have met you and your daughter, as well as Alfie, who we are very pleased we made an exception for as he is a charming dog. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and very much hope to see you again soon when your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Such a welcome change to corporate hotels, 38 St Giles is a charming bed and breakfast in the centre of Norwich. Close enough to walk to work but also to great bars and restaurants nearby. The rooms are individually furnished with antiques, fresh flowers and L'occitaine toiletries. Breakfast is amazing, choose your perfect breakfast and have it cooked for you.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
38 St Giles is a grand house with a long and interesting history. It was built in 1700 for the Gurney family and became home to the former Lord Mayor of Norwich. Its neatly tucked-away entrance just off St Giles Street creates an intimacy and privacy that is unrivalled. We are the most centrally located boutique accommodation in Norwich, a stone's throw from the largest outdoor covered marketplace in the UK and adjacent to 'the lanes' - one of the oldest parts of this fine city and an area of national repute boasting well over 200 independent retailers of fashion, food and just about anything else that you might wish to buy. Inside the main entrance we have a grand staircase from which most of the bedrooms are accessed. From our wonderful double rooms to our two large suites you will be surrounded in comfort and a sense of history. We have chosen an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary pieces of furniture & artefacts, sumptuous throws, cushions and rugs. Our bathrooms feature oversized walk-in showers and rain shower heads, several rooms also have baths. White, fluffy towels and a range of quality toiletries help ensure that your morning ablutions are a positive experience! In selecting our bedding we have chosen simply embroidered 400 thread count white Egyptian cotton (not easy to iron but wonderful next to the skin) with goose down and feather pillows and duvets. Homemade cakes are served on arrival with a choice of teas or our specially blended and locally roasted coffee. We bake our own bread, make our own preserves and source all of our ingredients from the best local suppliers. No corners are cut in attempting to provide you with a relaxing, comfortable and memorable stay. We are happy to cater for small wedding parties, birthdays, anniversaries and other group bookings. We can even create a special meal with fine wines and champagne on arrival for that extra special treat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast

Address: 38 St Giles Street, Norwich NR2 1LL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich
Price Range: $180 - $329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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