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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked a night out for eight of us at the Ivy House hotel. When we arrived we were welcomed and shown to a very welcoming bar. Once we were sitting with our drinks we were given the menus to look at. A short while later our orders taken. A short time latter we were shown through to a wonderful... More 

Thank kevy289
Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a beautiful location and has excellent standard rooms, with quality decor finishing particularly in the bathrooms. They're also very big rooms with lots of space. I have forgotten my dinner jacket for a function at the hotel and I must say the staff and the general manager went the extra mile and helped me out by... More 

Thank Oliver R
Upminster, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first room offered smelt and there was black mould round the skylight in the bathroom. The carpet was also badly stained. We moaned and was offered a 2nd room which we were not happy with. At this stage I was contemplating driving home again a 115 mile journey. Fortunately there was a third room which the plumber had just... More 

Thank Philip T
Norwich, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ambience is great and a very old pretty setting in the barn restaurant, the layout of the room was nice not being crammed together like some restaurants and the service was excellent from the staff, very attentive and polite. The food was served hot and presentation good, will definitely be back and the price is reasonable. Well worth a... More 

Thank David W
chelmsford city
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016

second stay at Ivy house, had executive room this time, excellent facilities with a lovely garden view, well worth the bit extra money, unfortunately they had a problem with the boiler in the morning resulting in a cold shower, but soon rectified and very apologetic, food as always great, staff very helpful and friendly. our daughters each had a courtyard... More 

Thank Jennifer R
1 review
Reviewed October 25, 2016

I stayed at Ivy for the first time in March/April 2015, travelled to Lowestoft for work. Since then whenever went (over 50 nights) there stayed not other than Ivy House. It was always a home away from home. Areas to improve are Breakfast is from 7:30am, for working people needs to be bit early, however staff always provided something when... More 

Thank Waseem K
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed October 24, 2016

This Hotel is a gem of a find. I have never been to a hotel where the staff are so attentive throughout our whole 2 day stay. Had a great bonus on Saturday night when attending a Comedy night in aid of Mcmillan Cancer. All 3 comedians were terrific. This hotel has lovely grounds and the rooms are more than... More 

Thank MIKEY58_12
Houston, Texas, United States
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39 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

What a great night, comedians, food & service were excellent, especially as it was in aid of the MacMillan charity, the hotel is like a hidden gem for Lowestoft. We have attended several different functions here including two weddings and we have thoroughly enjoyed them. We can highly recommend the hotel and the function rooms, we hope we have many... More 

Thank Valerina2013
Napton-on-the-Hill, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed October 20, 2016

Two night stay in this hotel with beams and thatched roof. The main thing for us was being able to bring our dog, the grounds are excellent for a stroll, with the Oulton Broads being on the doorstep for longer walks. The beach at Lowestoft is dog friendly out of silly season and lovely and clean. The hotel food was... More 

Thank Nicola T
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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356 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

The hotel consists of one central building containing the restaurant, in an original barn, bar and reception. The 20 rooms are in two groups of single storey buildings nearby. Our newly refurbished room was in the Garden Suite block, a 50yd walk to the restaurant, it was large, clean, well appointed and quiet. The bathroom had both bath and shower,... More 

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Ivy House Country Hotel

Address: Ivy House Farm Ivy Lane | Oulton Broad, Lowestoft NR33 8HY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Lowestoft
Price Range: $162 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ivy House Country Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Ivy Hotel Country
Ivy House Country Hotel Lowestoft, Suffolk
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#1 Business Hotel in Lowestoft
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lowestoft
#1 Family Hotel in Lowestoft
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“great customer service”
 of 5 bubbles oliverr578, 1 week ago | Read review
“Avoid the courtyard rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 101philipt, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“executive garden rooms”
 of 5 bubbles JenniferR455, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“Room no 3 for family, executive rooms were always my preference”
 of 5 bubbles 224waseemk, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid courtyard rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles peebee43, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
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