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The Salty Monk

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Out of season and looking for a cream tea for elevenses, we thought with a name like that they had to be worth a try. When we arrived and ebquired, they rushed off to bake us some very good scones to go with the cream...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ended up here as a last minute booking on a Thursday night and so pleased we chose to stay here. From breakfast through to dinner it was perfect. The rooms and communal areas are of a very high standard. The two very personable owners can...More

Thank Andy K
Response from 6556, Owner at The Salty MonkResponded 1 week ago

What a lovely review Andy, thank you so much for taking the time to leave feedback. It was lovely to meet you both this is a wonderful aspect of our job, we are very lucky. We are often told we undersell and maybe we do,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly and welcoming, and especially good for the dog. The food is beautifully cooked, anything from the breakfast scones to the venison in the evening. The Rose room where we stayed has an opaque glass shower/wet room which is certainly unique. Liked how the decor...More

1  Thank Colin M
Response from 6556, Owner at The Salty MonkResponded 3 weeks ago

We are delighted that you all enjoyed your stay with us, thank you, Colin, ​for taking the time to leave feedback for future customers, it can be hard to convey the old & modern mix and we are very happy that you liked it. Dinner...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We arrived cold and hungry on a Friday night. They gave us time to settle into our comfortable room. The food was excellent and very welcome. Although our room faced the main road, the triple glazing ensured a quiet nights sleep. The bath and shower...More

Thank Dave J
Response from 6556, Owner at The Salty MonkResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you, Dave, for your lovely review we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, and you are correct there is just the best walking and all on our doorstep. Lots more for you to explore next time you visit which we are...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had a three night stay with friends at the Salty Monk in early November and once again, the whole experience was a pure delight. Annette and Andy and all their staff work so very hard to provide excellent accommodation and service. The room, Magnolia,...More

Thank Norwich8
Response from 6556, Owner at The Salty MonkResponded 10 November 2017

Hooray hooray, we are still managing to exceed all your last visits! we are keeping busy planning something special for next time already and we will make sure the Lemon Tart is featured on the menu again!! Looking forward to seeing you in the springtime....More

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