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    The Lifeboat Inn

    Ship Lane, Thornham PE36 6LT, England
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    having not been to this inn for over twenty years I decided to take my wife out for dinner for a birthday treat as we had been told my friend that it was excellent . they were not wrong . it is one of the...More

    Thank tyja
    Response from James G, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you so much for such high praise. This is a great reward for the hard work we are doing at The Lifeboat to elevate our standards and offer high quality cooking at reasonable prices The recommendation from your friends is appreciated; please pass on...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Lovely place to stay and eat at the coast. Great location. Rooms were great with biscuits and surprising touches. Food was also very nice. No bad things to say at all. We would highly recommend and we intend to book again.

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    Response from James G, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Your comments are greatly appreciated. Your intention to book again is the really pleasing part and we look forward to having you

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This is a superb place to stay / lovely room with giant bath Loads of parking really nice food Lovely spot miles and miles of walking a along the coast line Would definitely recommend a stay here and will definitely come backMore

    Thank tb1966
    Response from James G, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you so much for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay here. We are working hard to ensure our guests have the best experience possible. It's an ideal base for the coastal walks and to explore the area I hope the...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The old original bar still feels like it might be the haunt of smugglers on a wild wet and windy night, but this is now a small part of the hotel. The rest is warm and comfortable and has been transformed over recent years into...More

    Thank Jeff1903
    Response from James G, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review. The Lifeboat offers a real mix of opportunity - from the open beams in the bar to the historic vine draped conservatory, through to the comfortable lounges and stylish restaurant. It is becoming increasingly popular for guests to visit, and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed mid-week on a rather cheeky relatively short notice get away. We arrived in time for lunch and had a lovely sandwich lunch (and Rhubarb gin and tonic!) service was friendly and quick - we sat in the conservatory area which was bright and...More

    Thank 49bonkers49
    Response from James G, General Manager at The Lifeboat InnResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave such a comprehensive review. It is obviously disheartening that you had such a mixed experience with us. We work hard to strive towards good standards every time. I have taken many positive from your review so thank...More

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    Additional Information about The Lifeboat Inn

    Address: Ship Lane, Thornham PE36 6LT, England
    Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Thornham
    Price Range:US$186 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 3 star
    Number of rooms: 13
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$186 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • The Lifeboat Inn Thornham, Norfolk, England
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    sophiejane83
    9 May 2017|
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    Response from James G | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question All the bedrooms are dog friendly so we cannot guarantee that there won't be a reaction. We do extensively clean each bedroom after a dog has been in there though. There are additional cleaning... More
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    Georgina C
    27 August 2016|
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    Response from Nellybucket | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do serve food all day.
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    diddy41
    9 May 2015|
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    Response from Lesley C | Reviewed this property |
    You can take dogs anywhere. Generally dogs and owners eat in the conservatory which is lovely. If not in the conservatory than in the restaurant in the bar area. We met a young couple that had a dog and they advised that... More
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