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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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Reviewed November 19, 2015

Lovely room as advertised, great bed and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay, meals were excellent and service was spot on. We found everything to our liking and got a warm welcome when we arrived, choice of beers was excellent.

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Thank colintomo
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Reviewed May 9, 2013 via mobile

Visited over the may bank holiday, after noticing the food offering advertised. Wasn't the quickest to arrive but we were warned. Nice fish and chips for £5 represented good value for us, adnams beer on draft was excellent. Only shame was it was a limited menu!

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1 Thank LindaHolt
Bedford, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed May 8, 2013

I have been to Southwold on dozens of occasions and tried every hotel and pub except this one until Bank holiday Monday just gone. We were walking past the fish and chip shop and thought about joining the long queue(wish we had) when over the road we spotted the Kings Arms offering Adnams Beer(excellent) and a sign for fish and... More 

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Reviewed January 20, 2013

Kings head southwold good choice for news drink with family there was14 of us a baby and 2 dogs bar staff brill James the barman looked after us all very polite good service thought he was the manager cos he had good knowledge of pub and area family were from holland and South Africa so they found him interesting... It... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed January 10, 2013

Mixed personal feelings over last few years, the pub is tied to Adnams which is the home town brew. Interior has been updated, looks more modern and fresh. Didn't eat there as just passing on way home from the shops! Pleasant staff, big telly which you don't have to look at. Accommodates children well. Menu looks worth a try, as... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2012

I needed to overnight in Southwold and selected the Kings Head based on price. The room was clean and bright. The sheets smelled fresh and everything worked. The full English breakfast was made with quality food and nicely presented. I would stay here again, the young couple running the pub are friendly and obviously hard working and enthusiastic - all... More 

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Woking
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed November 6, 2012

We stayed at the same time as the last reviewer and all the say is true. However, we feel there was more good than bad in our own personal experience. This little pub could be a gold mine for Adnams, it's location is perfect for brewery tours and is in the price range of most ( unlike the two Adnams... More 

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Thank Taranic
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed November 5, 2012

For the first time ever I feel duty bound to comment on a hotel. Having stayed in many pubs, you expect a certain level of noise, but in every other case, we have received good service, a clean room and a good hearty breakfast. Sadly, the Kings Head is the worst place I have ever stayed in and I would... More 

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2 Thank Sybil_71
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed October 29, 2012

The hall stairs and landing smelt very bad, with exposed consumer box on the wall with cover on the floor. The carpets throughout the upstairs is filthy. We stayed in room one, and we had an Irvin stain in the carpet. We had blinds at the three windows, with the side windows having curtains. The main window did not have... More 

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Thank Tennis1957
Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 9, 2012

Enjoyed a wonderful meal at the Kings Head Southwold. Would highly recommend the food. Staff are friendly, service was really good. Lots of improvements being made so it's better each time we visit. Try the new italian restaurant!!

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Restaurant

Additional Information about The Kings Head Hotel

Address: High Street, Southwold IP18 6AL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Southwold
Price Range: $64 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Kings Head Southwold
The Kings Head Hotel Southwold, Suffolk
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“A different hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Sybil_71, Nov 5, 2012 | Read review
“Don't bother they are old and grubby"”
 of 5 bubbles Tennis1957, Oct 29, 2012 | Read review
“If the pub food is this bad how bad can the accommodation be? Go figure!”
 of 5 bubbles Nicksanton, Sep 9, 2012 | Read review
“Pack rubber gloves,bleach and dusters.”
 of 5 bubbles marilynf665, Aug 31, 2012 | Read review
“room three bed is really comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles barryd410, Jul 28, 2012 | Read review
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