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    The Lifeboat Inn

    Standard Road, Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1UJ, England
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          Overview
          • Excellent58%
          • Very good15%
          • Average13%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible6%
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          1 - 5 of 44 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          A genial host welcomes you on arrival. The breakfasts are excellent for a B&B. The property is shabby and the room was very small, with tiny bathroom. The B&B is well positioned centrally in Wells within a short walk of the quay. Overall: expensive for...More

          Thank TennisMadBognorRegis
          Reviewed 11 April 2017

          Sooo dog friendly, rooms have little welcome pack for your dog. Dog treats and welcome note to say that at breakfast they provide a sausage for the dog. Rooms were spotless, location beautiful Norfolk coast, staff very helpful. So cosy in Winter as real fires...More

          Thank Pearl S
          Reviewed 14 February 2017

          First visit to wells and can't wait to go again. The owners were very welcoming and friendly and so were the staff. A great place to stay, not far to walk to the main shops and quay. The breakfast was excellent and the evening meals...More

          Thank clare W
          Reviewed 4 January 2017

          I've jjust returned from a wonderful winter visit to the pretty coastal town of Wells-Next-the-Sea, Norfolk where I stayed at the Lifeboat Inn, run by the welcoming Sue and Carsten. The charming top floor room was clean and comfortable -- indeed, I looked forward to...More

          1  Thank galontheroad
          Reviewed 28 November 2016

          A warm welcome from the start. The rooms are clean and have everything you need. Great little pub downstairs with Adnams on tap.....lovely. Nothing was too much trouble and the breakfast was wonderful. Would definitely come again

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          The Quay B&B
          34 reviews
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          The Globe Inn
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          The Crown Hotel
          664 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in Wells-next-the-Sea
           
          YHA Wells-next-the-sea
          81 reviews
          #1 of 6 Speciality lodging in Wells-next-the-Sea
           
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          • USD 122 - USD 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Wells-next-the-Sea
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          "Rooms with sea view are lovely"
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          "My room on the top floor was lovely and quiet."
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