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Address: Lowestoft, Lowestoft NR32 5QQ, England
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Family Wedding

What an amazing venue for a wedding! Luckily we had great weather, so many of the pictures were taken outside in the beautiful gardens. The wedding itself was conducted in the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 October 2016
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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice gardens and a lovely spontaneous Hall but the price of entry is extortionate! Especially when don't see much of the place. If you like flowers and gardens then you will love Somerleytons garden. The maze is good too can get lost so that can be fun when you take the children. This is best to do in the warm... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit here it's absolutely beautiful with gorgeous gardens and a maze. I got very stressed though as I have a great fear of wasps and it was swarming with them.

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I've been here several times over the years with friends and family. It's a lovely relaxing place to visit. The hall is beautiful with it's splendour inside and the gardens are very well looked after. The Maze is fantastic, it's very cleverly done so you will get lost every time, which adds to the fun. The shop has some lovely... More 

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Leicester UK
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

This place was well worth a visit, different from a National Trust as the house is still lived in by the family and this gives the estate a personal touch. A lovely maze to explore and the place where the first hovercraft was tested! Worth booking on a tour to see the house rooms!

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Lovely place to go for a relaxing day walking around the gardens. Interesting plants. Café is very good. Lovely cakes.

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

It was during this summer we cycled to the hall, we had been before, but this visit was special, we had a secret agenda ( could we get married there in the garden), a lot of the gardens are naturalised which is what we like, but with other formal plots for the balance The hall is delightful with much authentic... More 

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

What an amazing venue for a wedding! Luckily we had great weather, so many of the pictures were taken outside in the beautiful gardens. The wedding itself was conducted in the Orangery which was very relaxed and informal.

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1 Thank floss372
Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I visited by myself, as a keen photographer it's sometimes easier that way! Very easy to find and large free car park. After you pay you walk through the cafe into the gardens. The house is about a 5-10 leisurely walk through the beautiful gardens. On this occasion I didn't visit the house. On my previous visit I did do... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband booked Somerleyton Hall for our Wedding which was held on 23/5/2015. We wanted a traditional English wedding within a grand setting. We hired Somerleyton hall for the whole weekend, which allowed us to start our celebrations early. We had access to the whole of the west wing of the hall and gardens. We were blown away... More 

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Cooloola Cove, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We enjoyed our visit and the tour. Although we felt the tour didn't cover very much of the house, we did like what we did see and hear. The morning tea scone was incredible, one between us was ample! The gardens are very beautiful, the sunken garden in particular, and the massive trees were very impressive. Well worth a visit.

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