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Somerleyton Hall

Lowestoft NR32 5QQ, England
+44 1502 734901
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Somerleyton Hall Gardens

Please note this review only applies to the gardens and not the manor house. If enjoy visiting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Essex, United Kingdom
Somerleyton Hall

Magnificent old manor house full of History. Interesting guided tours of the Hall from informative... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Angie S
Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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“tea room” (28 reviews)
Lowestoft NR32 5QQ, England
+44 1502 734901
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Please note this review only applies to the gardens and not the manor house. If enjoy visiting gardens and in the area take the time to visit as I'm sure you won't be disappointed. Along with the expected kitchen garden, formal area with statuettes etc...More

Thank BigSteve85
Reviewed 1 week ago

Magnificent old manor house full of History. Interesting guided tours of the Hall from informative guides. Lovely quaint tearooms with friendly staff. Incredible gardens...truly beautiful. Had lots of fun in the maze...finally cracked it. Not to be missed if you are in the area. Worth...More

Thank Angie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a magnificent country house (Tudor/Jacobean) set in the heart of the East Anglian countryside.For me the gardens we truly superb but unless you are prepared to walk a little a bit on the extensive side. However this effort will be truly appreciated if...More

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on bank holiday weekend and were astonished at how quiet it was. You enter first into the cafe area which is very sweet. Lovely cakes on offer and a good cup of tea. We purchased tickets for the gardens and tour. We had...More

1  Thank Pitstop123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Somerleyton Hall and travelled 2 hours from where we were staying. We found the hall advertised on a leaflet at the holiday home we were renting and it didn't mention opening days or times so we presumed it was open and we didn't...More

2  Thank samroz3
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We visited to see the maze and gardens for old times sake. There is an attractive cafe which we did not use so no comment on that. The gift shop staff were pleasant. But if visitors are hoping for a garden committed to interesting planting...More

2  Thank NotaGrockle2014
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I attended a wedding at the hall and stayed in the rooms with my family. The hall was phenomenally beautiful as were the rooms and bathrooms. The wedding was unbelievable and the service from all of the staff at somerleyton was flawless. Perfect in every...More

Thank Leigh D
Reviewed 12 August 2017

As this is the private home of Lord and Lady Somerleyton, the opening times and days can change, Even during the height of Summer, the house can remain closed on certain days, as we found out when we arrived on a Tuesday. We went back...More

1  Thank johnofhornchurch
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Visited the gardens then decided to also take the guided tour of the house. It was very elegant. The tour guides were well informed. At the end of the tour a thunder storm hit with a lot of rain. As we were on foot back...More

Thank barbbe2017
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Lovely little tea room in an old orangery. I visited with my daughter and grandchildren. Very pleasant helpful staff. I had a very nice ploughmans lunch, hand carved ham, cheese, Apple and pickles etc. All freshly prepared. My daughter had a filled cheese scone and...More

Thank topsyt45
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Jackie H
21 June 2017|
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Response from Lilyland | Reviewed this property |
I think it's on gravel so you'd best phone them and see what they have to say... I have brought a child's pushchair with me before and that got round ok...
28 August 2016|
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Response from Beryl28 | Reviewed this property |
Just the maze,but that sounds good for kids