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“Yet Another Pleasant Trip”
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Furzedown Hotel
Ranked #5 of 21 Hotels in Great Yarmouth
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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“Yet Another Pleasant Trip”
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Revisited the hotel for yet another fantastic trip with my Grandson over the Easter weekend.

All the staff continue to be very hospitable and nothing is too much for them. The rooms and facilities are great and the location of the hotel is great for a walk to all that Yarmouth has to offer.

Thanks again, Paul & Harry

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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Maldon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 April 2014

Great location very pretty front garden, excellent hosts, family friendly, well maintained and comfortable bedrooms and public lounges, good breakfast. I would definitely recommend this hotel and will stay here again on our next visit to Great Yarmouth.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We chose this hotel due to its tripadvisor reviews and ratings and were not disappointed. We had a top floor room with a dual aspect sea view which was lovely. The room was a good size, very clean and the beds were very comfortable. My only criticism is that the bathroom although very clean and perfectly serviceable could do with a bit of tlc. The staff were very helpful, friendly and courteous and could not be faulted. The view of the sea from the breakfast table was fantastic. I would definitely stay here again if we were visiting Great Yarmouth in the future.

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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 April 2014

Had an overnight stay over Easter and everything we had read about this hotel was true. Very friendly owners and great hospitality. The room was homely and beds comfortable and you were made to feel very at home in the bar lounge. Rather than eat at the restaurant although the menu looked amazing, we decided to stroll into town which was a 10 minute walk. Breakfast the next morning, you were greeted and shown to your table which was your room number and set up for however many in your party with highchairs already placed if a toddler included. Breakfast was a helping yourself to juice or cereal and then with the option of an English Breakfast or Kippers..extra tea/coffee/toast also provide and was all delicious.
The courtesy of the owners and staff and comfort of this hotel will not disappoint and will go back again!

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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York, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 April 2014

I picked this hotel, after reading several reviews, for a few days away as a birthday treat for my friend. We can't fault the hospitality and courtesy of the staff from the owners down to the restaurant staff and talking of the restaurant the food was fantastic...we did intend to only eat the first night in the hotel but ended up eating there every night and one of the chef's desserts was to die for!!!! Attention by restaurant staff couldn't be faulted...they had a big birthday party on one of the nights but staff ensured we didn't lack attention. Rooms were serviced every day and very comfortable, bathroom, although small, was spotless. We had a room with a sea view and there was no noise from traffic but was only about 10 mins walk from town centre. Good car park at hotel...
Infact we enjoyed our stay so much we've already booked for my birthday next year. Well done to everyone at the hotel...thanks.

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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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Lincolnshire
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Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

I have stayed in this hotel many times and tonight I have been staying in Great Yarmouth but in another hotel. I decided to walk up to the Furezdown but was so disappointed with the reception I received from one of the brothers behind the bar. Needless I won't be paying them a visit anymore .

  • Stayed March 2014
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Reviewed 26 March 2014 via mobile

Four day short break made very welcome on arrival. Told all information required, had a sea view room it was bright,clean and comfortable room. Room serviced every day all you required. Bar and dining area very comfortable food excellent and plenty full. Ideal hotel to visit all attractions including the broads. Very happy stay would recommend to all. Thank you Paul & Linda and all the staff and especially Steve thank you.

Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Furzedown Hotel
Address: 19/20 North Drive, Great Yarmouth NR30 4EN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Great Yarmouth
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Great Yarmouth
#4 Family Hotel in Great Yarmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Furzedown Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Furzedown Hotel as been owned by the Garrod family for over 50 years. We have 20 newly refurbished bedrooms. All bedrooms have en-suite with bath & shower. All bedrooms have freeview flatscrren tv's, tea making facilites, direct dial telephone and free wifi. ... more   less 
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