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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can cope with the 1987 style decor but what I can not excuse is the lazy cleaning and lack of general maintenance. Only to be booked as a last resort. For only a few pounds more stay at the Premier Inn.

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Thank Paul D
Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place needs a full revamp.This place has a bar / Pub on-site that SHUTs AT 11PM ON THE DOT Paper tube holding shower rail together Bakelite Light switch in toilet that could be unscrewed to expose bare wires If you go out leave the TV so that people know your in as the lock on the door is from 1970!... More 

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Murchison, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I could see a bit of ocean from the window of my suite, which consisted of three rooms - a bedroom, a bathroom and a toilet, all very spacious. Since I figured out that I was in an isolated corner room I felt okay about doing some music practice in my room.The rest of the time I was out exploring... More 

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I did not go myself d i booked it for a friend ok Lovely place enjoyed it there, Breakfast could be better and sea views. My friend Paul Lowery wanted to see his Mum for her Birthday, as he lives in Devon. He's not been up since a year ago . Mr Lowery is Deaf and there was no Subtitles... More 

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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is located near the beach and it is only one plus. I didn't liked my room. It was different from pictures we was provided. The room had really bad smell like someone dead over there. Bathroom was really dirty. Room was dirty as well. I got room above the bar it was really annoying. Staff of the hotel... More 

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The hotel is in an excellent location, on the beach front There are kids rides across the road and mini golf just down the road Unfortunately we didn't have a sea view but some rooms did. The room was huge we had a suite. The negatives about the hotel is that it's tired, carpets aren't fitted right, wallpaper coming off... More 

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Thank Emmaburns
Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

This should not be advertised as a hotel, as it is more like a run down hostel. The place is falling apart with boarded up windows, and horrible beds. The food made myself ill was freezing cold and disgusting. By far the worse place that I have ever stayed at so grateful that I did not take the children. Most... More 

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1 Thank sarahdobbs17
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

We've stayed here twice - mainly because of it's location and lovely views. Yes, it is shabby, dated, etc. but the bedlinen has always been spotless, towels changed daily. We take our own pillows as theirs are thin and hard. We were upgraded (as we'd stayed there a couple of years ago) and had a second floor corner room =... More 

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

More like a hostel than a hotel, room was horrible would never stay again, only 2 plug sockets worked and 1 of them was hanging off the wall, TV was useless as could only watch 2 channels, music from the pub next door was unbearable, avoid this hostel at all costs, the only positive I would give was checking out!!!... More 

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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Awful awful awful! The hotel and room is old, dated, unclean and quite frankly falling apart. The glass in our window was cracked, the plug sockets were coming away from the wall, the carpet hadn't been hoovered or cleaned as there were crumbs and bits all over the floor when we arrived. The carpet also didn't go all the way... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Marlborough Hotel

Address: Sea Road, Felixstowe IP11 2BJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Felixstowe
Price Range: £56 - £60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Marlborough Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 49
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“I cannot find a good thing to say”
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“Ask for sea view. We were in 127, no noise at all.”
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“good Chinese in town - noodles. No pubs on high st. due to local council”
 of 5 bubbles hissett, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If your room is above the bar there will be some noise until it closes at 11pm”
 of 5 bubbles lindasA726WX, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you are looking for cheap and for a one night stop over then this would be the place to stay”
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