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Somerleyton Hall

Lowestoft NR32 5QQ, England
+44 1502 734901
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Lovely house and gardens, maze is good fun, not as easy as it looks! Some beautiful mature trees in... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Sandra G
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
via mobile
Somerleyton Hall and Gardens

Somerleyton Hall ,and its extensive gardens, is very much a family home. Dating from Jacobean... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Milton Keynes
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Lowestoft NR32 5QQ, England
+44 1502 734901
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely house and gardens, maze is good fun, not as easy as it looks! Some beautiful mature trees in gorgeous grounds. Nice coffee shop too.

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Somerleyton Hall ,and its extensive gardens, is very much a family home. Dating from Jacobean times, the guided tours of the Hall are first class, explaining the history of the Hall and its owners. The tour covers the ground floor only and seating is available...More

Thank MiltonKeynesDaisy
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Lovely gardens, large maze, lots of dragonflies, butterflies and bees. The house is domestic in style and the guides who showed us round seemed very fond of the house and the family. No photography was allowed in the house and there is no guide book...More

Thank KAW687
Reviewed 23 September 2017

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 15 September 2017

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 September 2017

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

1  Thank Barry S
Reviewed 30 August 2017 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 28 August 2017

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

3  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

2  Thank Leigh D
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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...
29 August 2016|
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Response from Beryl28 | Reviewed this property |
Just the maze,but that sounds good for kids