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    The Lifeboat Inn

    Ship Lane, Thornham PE36 6LT, England
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    Reviewed yesterday

    What a lovely hotel especially for dog owners, beautiful surroundings, excellent rooms, fine dining and excellent service from all members of staff, don't know who was made to feel most welcome the DOG or us!!

    Thank Matthew E
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We went to the Lifeboat for a family meal on a Saturday night. The meal was excellent, the restaurant was lovely and the staff very nice and friendly. Beautiful food and excellent service. We also went for lunch one afternoon, which wasn't so good. It...More

    Thank Peter P
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This pub used to be my teenage haunt 40 years ago and it was wonderful to see that, despite the renovations, it has not lost it's original character and pub atmosphere. The bar still looks exactly the same whilst around the rest of the building,...More

    Thank sks20152015
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We have dined at The Lifeboat on numerous occasions and booked for dinner in the restaurant on Saturday evening. My husband ordered the meat platter as a starter the meat was tasty but sufficient for a week, he then asked to change his main course...More

    Thank tidg2703
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We have been visiting the Lifeboat now for the past 16 years & have always had good service & food. Unfortunately on this occasion it was so bad I felt compelled to write this review. We sat in the alcove off the bar area so...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • $183 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • The Lifeboat Inn Thornham, Norfolk
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    May 9, 2017|
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    Response from James G | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question All the bedrooms are dog friendly so we cannot guarantee that there won't be a reaction. We do extensively clean each bedroom after a dog has been in there though. There are additional cleaning... More
    Georgina C
    August 27, 2016|
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    Response from Nellybucket | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do serve food all day.
    May 9, 2015|
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    Response from Lesley C | Reviewed this property |
    You can take dogs anywhere. Generally dogs and owners eat in the conservatory which is lovely. If not in the conservatory than in the restaurant in the bar area. We met a young couple that had a dog and they advised that... More
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    "Well worth picking a room with a sea view"
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    "Service was good at night, not in the day."
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    "Only ate food."
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    "Room with a view, at front of hotel"
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