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The White Lodge
Ranked #1 of 99 Great Yarmouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 14 June 2014

We stayed 2 nights,Jean and Eddie were the perfect host, we were made to feel very welcome. We were in room 1 which had a beautiful view of the beach and the sea. The Art Decor theme was fab,the room was very large and the king size bed very comfy, lovely soft towels and a nice touch was fresh sweet peas cut from the garden. Located only ten minutes walk from the centre, in front of the hotel is a small park nice to sit in the peace and quite. It's was our first time in Great Yarmouth and we were very impressed with hotel and the town, we would definitely stay at The White Lodge again.

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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georgeGreatYarmouth, Owner at The White Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2014

Hello"2nd Mrs P"!
Thank you very much for giving us such a good review. I am pleased you liked your room and the Art Deco artefacts that we are putting back into The White Lodge.
I am pleased that you also mentioned the lovely Green just outside The White Lodge as it is a nice place to sit and enjoy the sun (hopefully!). My sweet peas are now growing profusely in the garden so I have them all over the building. They smell lovely :-)
We would love to see you again anytime you fancy a break.
Thank you very much
Very best wishes
Jean x

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Reviewed 13 June 2014

The Proprieter Jean and Eddie were absolutely fantastic, they made us feel really welcome from the moment we first stepped in, the room was lovely tea and coffee facilities and biccys too......plenty of hot water in the ensuite shower. Breakfast was absolutely fantastic nothing was to much trouble for them. the location was a very short walk to the beach and close enough to walk to the shops, we will definately be going back there again they made it a really enjoyable holiday break

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank Stephen T
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georgeGreatYarmouth, Owner at The White Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2014

Hello there.
Thank you very much for the fabulous review. We absolutely loved having you both to stay and felt like we'd known you for years as you are so friendly.
I am really pleased that you liked your room and that you enjoyed your breakfasts!
Don't hesitate to contact me next time you fancy a break in Great Yarmouth as it would be good to see you again.
Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a nice review.
Take care
Best wishes
Jean x :-)

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Reviewed 13 June 2014

Stayed here 2 nights 4th-6th June whilst working in Yarmouth. Having stayed in many b&b's across the country this is by far my favourite seaside b&b! Upon arrival I was greeted by Jean the proprietor who is such a genuinely lovely person and can't do enough to help you. I was then shown to my room and talked through everything I needed to know about the area and the b&b which was very helpful. The room I stayed in had a breathtaking sea-view and was light and airy, very well themed with the location. It was a perfect size and very contemporary with everything I needed, a hair dryer, a long mirror, a flat screen tv, and tea and coffee making facilities with a cute jar of biscuits! The bed was super comfy and the linen smelt divine, you definitely don't get that in premier inn! The bathroom was a fair size and sparkling clean! The breakfast in the morning was spot on, there is plenty of choice and Eddie, Jeans husband is a top egg poacher, now that's a life skill! Yarmouth centre is a short walk away which means the b&b is in a perfect location as it is quiet but yet still right opposite the beach. I am so grateful to Jean and Eddie (and George the dog <3 ) for making my stay so hospitable, it really did feel like a second home and I will definitely be returning! Thank you xx

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled on business
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Thank Jade H
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georgeGreatYarmouth, Owner at The White Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2014

I am awarding you an A+ for this terrific review. You are every Guest House owner's idea of the perfect Guest in every way. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay so much and we hope you will come and stay again, for pleasure rather than work!
Thank you for your thoughtfulness in stripping the bed and leaving the room so tidy. If you ever need a job, I wouldn't hesitate to employ you !!
I am glad you appreciated your room as it makes the hard work all very much worthwhile.
Keep in touch and if you have to come back to Great Yarmouth for work, just let me know as we would always have room for someone so nice.
Look after yourself and thank you again for the amazing review.
Love Jean x

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Reviewed 11 June 2014

The bed and breakfast was lovely and clean and had everything you would need to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. We had a sea view room which was huge and could have swung a cat in and then some. The breakfast was very nice and there was a lot of choice which left us feeling satisfied and filled up for the rest of the day. Jean was very helpful and very friendly and took the time to learn your name and ask how you were and if there was anything else she could do to help our stay. George the dog was very friendly and always said hello to you when you returned to the b and b . We would definitely return again, but next time be fitter as the walk into great Yarmouth is quite a walk away ( but good for that reason as the b and b was quiet and relaxed).

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  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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georgeGreatYarmouth, Owner at The White Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2014

Thank you so much for the lovely and very comprehensive review. It was a pleasure having you both to stay and what excellent Guests you are to have stripped the bed before you left! That was much appreciated I can tell you :-)
I am pleased you liked your room and enjoyed the lovely sea view from there. We are lucky to have such an enviable location and whilst I know it is a few minutes to walk into the busy town, you do get peace and quiet here when you return. I am glad you didn't bring a cat with you to swing around as I think George would have eaten it !!!!!
Many thanks again for the superb review. Hope to see you both again
Best wishes
Jean x

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Reviewed 9 June 2014

The proprieter Jean was warm and welcoming and our room was nice and comfortable. The location was extremely handy as the beach was literally a 3 minute walk away and was a quiet spot. Prior to our arrival we received a text message from Jean asking us if we had any special requests. Accordingly my husband; a vegetarian had no complaints when he had veggie sausages for breakfast. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would return to the same place. Thanks Jean and Eddie.

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Thank pupstarEngland
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georgeGreatYarmouth, Owner at The White Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2014

Aw thank you so much for your kind review. It was lovely to meet you both and I hope we may see you again if you're visiting your friends.
We readily cater for special diet requests so vegetarian options are not a problem.
As you say, the room you had is an adequate size for a short stay but yes, maybe you would prefer a bigger room for a longer stay :-)
Thank you both for staying with us and taking the time to leave a review.
Best wishes
Jean x

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Reviewed 8 June 2014

Lovely clean and Bright , friendly , Quiet , B n B , Jean is the perfect Land lady , the breakfast menu is just fab and the breakfast matches !And for us only a short walk to the beach and Races !Well out of the hussle bustle , thank goodness !
Don't hesitate to book

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank DianeT32
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georgeGreatYarmouth, Owner at The White Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2014

Hello there,
Firstly, let me thank you for giving me the delicious box of Kendall Mint Cake! Haven't had any for years so really appreciated that mmmmm :-)
Thank you also for the great review. I am very grateful that you took the time to write one especially when you only stayed the 1 night with us. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay :-)
Good luck with the rest of the horse racing events you are attending!
Thank you again
Best wishes
Jean x

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Reviewed 8 June 2014

We have stayed at The White Lodge before and loved it, so wanting the best for mum booked again for a two night break. Jean, Eddie and George were very welcoming and friendly. Rooms are beautifully decorated, very clean and have everything you could possibly need. Tea, coffee etc were replenished and with a lovely piece of home made cake (which was free from the dining room) it made a lovely welcome back after a day out. Breakfast was superb and nothing was too much trouble. Being someone who often gets frustrated by the lack of thought given by people offering a service in general, I have to say I found everything to be perfect and exactly how I wanted it to be. I wouldn't change a thing!

  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled with family
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georgeGreatYarmouth, Owner at The White Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2014

How lovely to see you back again and to bring Mum with you too was really good. I am pleased she enjoyed her first visit to a Guest House and I hope it won't be her last stay with us.
The White Lodge team work hard to ensure the place is spotless and comfortable for our Guests and nothing is more important to us than ensuring Guests have a lovely stay.
Thank you for writing such a superb review. I hope to see all 3 of you back again soon.
Many thanks
Love Jean x

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Address: 19 Marine Crescent, Great Yarmouth NR30 4ET, England
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Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Great Yarmouth
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 99 B&Bs / Inns in Great Yarmouth
Price Range: £54 - £64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The White Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The White Lodge accommodation and food is of a standard expected in a high-class hotel but with the addition of a more relaxed, personal service. All our 10 rooms have en suite showers, televisions and tea and coffee making facilities. Some rooms have sea views whilst others have French doors overlooking the gardens. The guest house has a lovely double room with a balcony where you can sit and relax and enjoy the sunshine. ... more   less 
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