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    The Lifeboat Inn

    Ship Lane, Thornham PE36 6LT, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “fish pie” (20 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The food was excellent and the beer well kept. We had a room overlooking the coast which was comfortable and clean. I did find the free standing bath difficult to get in to but fortunately we also had a large and powerful shower in the...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The food is great but avoid eating in the conservatory unless you want your meal disturbed by barking dogs. Being dog friendly is fine but non dog owning guests should be waned that the dogs are in the conservatory.

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    Thank Alastair K
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stay here several times over the years for short walking breaks in this lovely bit of North Norfolk. Great pub. Dog and walker friendly. Great food and beer. Rooms are lush. Will continue to return year after year!

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    Thank merlot201
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Not been to the lifeboat for ages,used to go years and year's ago then stopped after a bad meal and service when it was part of the Marco Pierre white group. But a return on Friday in Norfolk restaurant week and I will be returning....More

    Thank mr1972s
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Not been here for years and the food was excellent. Olde world charm on marsh flats off the main road. Excellent drinks served by friendly staff. There is a conservatory terrace too but the log fire attracted us to the bar lounge. The mussels were...More

    Thank Lesley H
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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
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$157 - 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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    • Thornham
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    sophiejane83
    10 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
    28 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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    "Sea view is great"
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    "We only saw our own room, which was extremely comfortable, but rooms at the other end of the hotel may have..."
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