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The Norfolk Guest House

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Reviewed 17 September 2012

I stayed with friends at the Norfolk w/e 14-16th Sept 2012. This is an excellent little B&B, I have stayed in many B&B's over the years both here and abroad and this really is one of the best. It is very well kept, immaculately clean, all rooms not just the main ones. Each room is en-suite with a brilliant shower.There...

4Thank denniss918
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words and entheusiastic review. Pleased to hear the reunion went well.

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2012

Arrived for 2 days stay at the norfolk guest house. Rob and Dee was very friendly and showed me and my partner around, the place was very clean and tidy. the room was excellent, the breakfast was lovely. dee is a good cook and rob makes a very good waiter. we loved the towels that Dee did and we will...

4Thank angela c
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you so much for your kind words. See you again soon.

Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2012

Stayed here yet again and every bit as good as previous times. Rob & Dee are fantastic hosts, providing a very warm welcome. The place was spotless as always and the breakfast excellent! Dee is very clever with the towels as well, she did us a crocodile this time:-)

4Thank georgygirl55
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Once again we would like to thank you for your super comments. Although you didn't know it was the carnival weekend we are glad you enjoyed it. We still have our photos of you both waving your flags as the procession passed by on the seafront so close to our guest house :)

Reviewed 29 July 2012

out of this world from the word go the lady of the house made us feel more than welcome nothing was to much bother for either of them the room its self was very clean comfy and like home from home everything the traveller needed was at your finger tips even a little sewing kit in the bathroom its all...

3Thank janetstephens
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments. It was great having you both here and look forward to seeing you again soon.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2012

We came up to Felixstowe for just one night and were made very welcome. After reading the reviews here, we thought it would be good but it was even better. The bed was very comfortable, there were many lovely little touches such as fresh flowers, chocolates and beautiful origami style swans made from the towels as in the photos on...

2Thank Cowbananas
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Your kind words are very much appreciated, thank you. We would love to welocme you back to our home again soon.

Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2012

My partner and I, stayed at the Norfolk Guest House for two nights , whilst staying in Norfolk for our friends wedding. We had a warm welcome and nothing was too much trouble for our kind and friendly hosts....even when I got fake tan all over the bedding!! Feeling very guilty, I explained what had happened and I was instantly...

2Thank Kathryn L
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Our heartfelt thanks for your warm words. It was lovely to meet you both and a huge surprise when we discovered you live in Dee's old home town. Pleased the wedding went well for all. As for the fake tan, accidents happen and our memory has faded ;)

Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2012

We spent two nights at the Norfolk Guest House. We were given a warm welcome and shown the facilities on arrival. Our room was on the first floor and had a balcony from which you could see the sea. Our twin room was en suite with a bath. Everything was clean and neutrally decorated with some nice arty touches -...

2Thank NickALondon
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your super review. We look forward to seeing you both again sometime.

Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 June 2012

This B & B is super clean (even when we retrieved our newspaper from on top of the wardrobe it was dust free). Our room was lovely and the balcony gave a view of the beach. Perfectly placed for town, seafront and day trips in the lovely countryside. Breakfast delicious and hosts friendly, helpful but didn't crowd us or hurry...

2Thank Caroline H
Management response:

We really appreciate and thank you for taking the time to review our guest house. We are pleased you found everything to your satisfaction and look forward to seeing you both again.

Reviewed 28 May 2012

I was so impressed I bought hubby this time. My wonderful nick name "Of Troy" will be special forever. Again...a wonderful stay. I will work my way round your accommodation. Room 8 beautiful. Very, very clean. Didnt even have a shower. Could not be responsible for de sparkling your shower door. Lovely to see you both again and hubby was...

1Thank Helen S
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you H for your lovely review. We had to smile when we read you didn't use the shower to keep it clean. You know Dee just lives for polishing the showers every day :) We are pleased your husband enjoyed his stay as much too and look forward to seeing you both again soon.

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2012 via mobile

From the moment we arrived Bob and Dee were very friendly and helpful. Room and hotel beautifully decorated with great attential to detail. Delicious breakfast with local produce. Cyclist friendly with lock up store.

1Thank Grapevine2
TheNorfolk, Owner at The Norfolk Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased you liked our guest house, the breakfast and of course, the secure cycle shed. We wish you both well on the rest of your cycling tour.

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A homely, warm welcome for all guests at our Visit Britain 4* Silver Award winning quality accommodation. Just 25 metres from the seafront and a short stroll along the promenade to Felixstowe town centre. There's free secure Wi-Fi internet access. All rooms are either en-suite or have a private bathroom, each is comfortably furnished, has fluffy white towels and has Freeview TV, a hospitality tray etc. A guests lounge is available for your use throughout the day. No smoking throughout. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Norfolk Guest House

Address: 1 Holland Road, Felixstowe IP11 2BA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Felixstowe
Hotel Class:4 star — The Norfolk Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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