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The Lifeboat Inn

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
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All reviewssausagenew ownerscalamariroaring fireformer gloryribsoverlooking the seathe main dining rooma lovely place to staythe pubmini breaklounge areabiscuitslong walkstaff were attentivewhilst on holidayreturn visit
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just spent 2 nights at the Lifeboat, stayed in the "Captains" room which is great, lots of space and a large en-suite with a bath and separate shower. Nice attention to detail with fruit basket, bottles of water, proper coffee and bath robes. The friendly...More

Thank Suffolksailor
Response from EwenT77, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded yesterday

Dear Guest Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review for us, its great to read you enjoyed your stay, the food and the service. I do hope you will be back to see us at the Lifeboat again some time....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like to read the reviews on Trip Advisor, but all a bit subjective and of course down to people's expectation. So no surprise that on the same day someone slates it, whilst another has a pleasant experience ... This was our 1st visit to...More

Thank Mad_Maggs
Response from EwenT77, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Maggs Thank you for leaving you feedback on trip advisor for the community to read, its great to read that you had a pleasant experience when you stayed with us. Just to clarify your room grade was a "good" room and the type was...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a lovely sunny Sunday in the May bank holiday so we decided to go out for a drive. My partner, his mother and myself decided to stop at The Lifeboat Inn for a drink. Well we soon noticed the amazing looking roast, so...More

Thank Duncan P
Response from EwenT77, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Duncan Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback following your bank holiday trip to the Lifeboat, I'm so pleased that you decided to stay with us and have lunch rather than just a drink - its great to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having had many visits to The Lifeboat Inn, all of which had been faultless, my wife and I were very disappointed to find fault with our visit on Tuesday. I will skate over the inability of our waiter to distinguish between my order of a...More

2  Thank Graham W
Response from EwenT77, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Graham Thank you for your feedback, please accept my sincere apologies that the Peter's pie was not up to our usual standard on Tuesday, I will of course speak to Peter regarding your disappointment on this occasion, if you would like to return in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a couple of nights here as it's ideally located for Titchwell RSPB reserve. I booked a "good" room with sea view and there was indeed a view of the sea beyond a large field in which we saw a hare and a muntjac...More

Thank Dinah W
Response from EwenT77, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Dinah Thank you very much for your feedback, its great to you found the location of the lifeboat to be so good and its nice to hear you saw some of the local wildlife in the field outside. I will review the fish options...More

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US$168 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$168 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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sophiejane83
9 May 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
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Georgina C
27 August 2016|
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Response from Nellybucket | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do serve food all day.
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diddy41
9 May 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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