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Canvey Island, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful house in a lovely setting and in a really handy spot for all the shops,bars and beach. The house is nice and peaceful, the room itself is decorated to a very high standard and Dinka and Martin are lovely hosts and not at all intrusive. Great breakfast choices and you won't leave hungry in the morning! Recommend this place!

1Thank 157Jac
Reviewed 28 November 2015

We loved our time at Barley House. Dinka and Martin, who run it, are delightful hosts and put themselves right in the shoes of the guests, so that every need is anticipated and catered for. The decor is beautiful and everything is kept spotlessly. There is a residents' lounge, where you can relax during the day and make yourselves drinks,...

1Thank TiffanyBeaconsfield
Reviewed 4 November 2015

A brilliant B&B that's a stone's throw away from the beach. Dinka and Martin were lovely hosts - it felt like we were visiting family. On arrival, we were greeted by Dinka with tea and cake and she gave us the tour around her home. There's only two rooms so you don't feel like you're sharing with lots of people....

1Thank Olivia B
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We arrived Friday 16th Oct and was met by Martin a wonderful friendly guy who took us upto our room then invited us into the lounge and made a Hot drink for us. The room is lovely with an on suite with a fantastic modern shower powerful and hot everytime a very modern feel. Found this room to be very...

1Thank ukpse
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We can honestly say that our first trip to Southwold and our stay at the Barley House was one that we shall have fond memories . Martin and Dinka were superb hosts and nothing was too much trouble . With a warm and friendly welcome on arrival we felt instantly at home and the offer of tea and Dinka's home...

2Thank Tina M
Bourne, Lincs
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We have visited Southwold before (and love it). We decided to visit Barley House on this occasion and we were totally 'wowed'. Martin and Dinka are very welcoming, so much so, it felt like visiting family! Everything positive that has been said about Barley House on this website is true, even the smallest detail has been thought of so the...

1Thank Terrysheehan
Thurston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We went to Southwold for a wedding last weekend and stayed at Barley House because it was just round the corner from the venue (The Swan Hotel) and we had heard good reports. Those good reports were not wrong. We were welcomed by Martin and Dinka, and immediately felt at home. Our room had a GENUINE sea view (unlike some...

1Thank Neil S
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Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Hidden gem of Southwold. Beautiful view of the sea with great hospitality. Perfect little stay in this magical town. Very convenient to all attractions. Amazing breakfast in the lounge to set you up for the day's activities. Would definitely recommend Barley House!

1Thank A TripAdvisor Member
hertfordshire, England
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We stayed for a long weekend June 2015 and enjoyed our stay. Would love to return! :) Martin & Dinka are great hosts with excellent attention to detail. Free tea/coffee on arrival & delicious homemade cake - perfect to recover from the car journey. Great breakfast choices & the breakfast table has a sea view - very relaxing! We stayed...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Cosy B&B with sea view .Very friendly welcome with excellent breakfast all set in tastefully modern decorated rooms. You have your own lounge with tea and coffee facilities to use anytime and an honesty bar It is very central to everything and the owners are very helpful . Our stay was faultless.

Thank Elaine H

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Additional Information about Barley House

Address: 11 East Cliff, Southwold IP18 6JJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Southwold
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Barley House Southwold, Suffolk
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