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“Total relaxation”
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Condo/Apartment -
Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Swaffham, Norfolk, East Anglia, England

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Traveler7...
1 review
“Total relaxation”
Reviewed 4 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We've never felt more welcome than here. Perfect place to relax and enjoy the wonderful Norfolk countryside. The holiday apartment was exactly what we wanted, the house and gardens a real delight. The location is perfect, only about 40 minutes from the beautiful beaches and close to all the best market towns. We went shopping and swimming and then spent almost every evening relaxing in the truly lovely garden. 5 star recommendation from us. Thanks Carole,

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
12 Sep 2017
We were delighted that you enjoyed the apartment and of course the garden. Such a pleasure to see you sitting with your glass of wine in the evening. Pleased too that you had such fab weather. Hope you return one day.
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Alison T
1 review
“A Green Idyll”
Reviewed 10 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

A wonderful week in a perfect location. The studio apartment is cosy, and has everything you could want for a super relaxing week. Carole and Brian have created a stunning two acres of magnificent gardens which the studio’s patio opens out onto. All is very peaceful and tranquil and there are many beautiful walks around the lovely village. Must return!

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
11 Jul 2017
Thank you so much for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your week at The Old Rectory. You were perfect guests and a real pleasure to have stay with us. We certainly hope you return.
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Steve T
Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Perfect holiday accommodation”
Reviewed 24 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Another super week in this perfect holiday apartment. Our hosts - Carole and Brian - even arranged for us to have the hottest June day since 1976! We have booked again for later in the summer - can't wait!!

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
26 Jun 2017
Thanks for your review Steve, Brian and I are so pleased you had a great week although it was a tad hot, still you made the most of it by visiting the North Norfolk Coast with the lovely sea breeze. So pleased you are returning again in September.
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patrician...
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Great holiday”
Reviewed 30 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

What a find. Beautiful two acres of gardens which the lovely owners let you use. Spotlessly clean and well equipped for cooking. Beautiful walks and a thatched church roof in the very friendly village. Nothing two much trouble for the owners. Would love to go back. Great local pubs for food or just sit and have a drink. We liked the 20 Church wardens home cooking and fresh veg.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
2 Sep 2016
You were perfect guests who appreciated what the Brecks had on offer. Hope you return one day.
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McDowalls
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Peaceful location with fantastic garden and comfortable accomodation.”
Reviewed 14 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

An ideal base to tour the north of Norfolk and return to at the end of the day to enjoy a very private and peaceful evening in the garden. And you couldn't ask for a more friendly welcome than from Carole and Jim.

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Liked best: Sitting in the garden in the evening.
Liked least: No pub in village but garden was better anyway.
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
15 Aug 2016
Thanks for the review, you were perfect guests and thank you so much for leaving the apartment so clean, much appreciated.
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