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The Dolphin Inn

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  • Excellent60%
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  • Terrible4%
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“the pub”(25 reviews)
“shop next door”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I often visit Aldeburgh and Thorpeness when ever we can to recharge our batteries from work, We visited the Dolphin on 22nd and 23rd Feb for lunch and were warmly welcomed by the staff who always have time to make you feel...More

Thank chrispalmer0100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mum treated us to a night here after having stayed herself a couple of weeks ago. Lovely room - huge comfortable bed, spotlessly clean, lovely decor. Welcoming staff - everyone was really nice and couldn’t do more for us. Great location - Thorpeness itself...More

Thank HolidayGoer_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in Thorpeness for my 30th birthday so we booked here for the first evening. A warm and friendly welcome was received when we entered. All enjoyed hearty meals (great veggie options) and local real ale (husbands contribution). Very dog friendly which is...More

Thank Turnwood2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location. Room was very clean ,soft modern furnishings and tastefully appointed. Inviting bar and restaurant area with friendly helpful staff. We found the menu to be varied and our food-cod with peas/chips and butternut risotto well cooked ,seasoned and very tasty.Overall very happy with...More

Thank 327bowen
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Had two wonderfully relaxing days. The room was clean and atmospheric. The bed was excellent, and the shower over the bath was powerful. David and all the staff that we met couldn't have been more helpful, and Michelle at the bar is a great character....More

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lap567
14 March 2016|
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Response from Barry C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do a children's menu. We went on a Saturday and my grandson aged 10 and granddaughter aged 6 both had steak and chips which were really big portions. I am sure they would do a children's Sunday roast.
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18 February 2015|
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Believe they do but would check first
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"Rooms 1 and 2 have shower over bath."
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"This is a pub with Three rooms and not a hotel, !!"
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"All are about the same."
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"Didn't stay here"
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