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Emsworth House B&B

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Harwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I stayed at Emsworth House while walking the Essex Way. Accommodation for walkers in the area was limited which steered me into booking this particular venue. Clean bedroom with good view of the River Stour and large garden to wander around in the evening which helped loosen up after several miles of walking, friendly owner and sufficient breakfast for my...

Thank Martin K
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

In a lovely picturesque setting. Nice clean spotless rooms, no complaints there at all. Overpriced as the breakfast was a letdown. Weird colourful cups etc down to owners eclectic artisty taste. The cheapest of the cheap cereals such as supermarket own brands. Nice bread but overall not at good as the Mistley Thorn.

Thank Chopalina
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We booked to stay three nights, sent a deposit of £120.. when we arrived we were greeted by the owner and taken to be shown our room we weren't there two minutes and we were asked what we wanted for breakfast and what time and the lady disappeared... My other half went to find her to ask for the bedroom...

Thank beforeyou
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

This has to be one of the best and most genuine B n B's around. Situated on the edge of the small village of Bradfield and over looking the river Stour, Emsworth house is an excellent place to base yourself for a few days to explore the local sights and sounds. The rooms clean, the beds super comfy, the sheets...

1Thank Nigel B
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 July 2016

landlady is penny...very nice lady very helpful.....rooms spotless and very comfy..tea and coffee in rooms and free wi-fi in room and breakfast cooked as u like it.....even gave us a lift into town ..saved on taxi lol

1Thank zzaawwaazz
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

It is interesting that other reviews rate this b&b quite well,but I have to say I cannot agree. Having spent 5 weeks travelling through the Sth east and nth east of England ,I have stayed at a fair few b&bs and this was the most disappointing. It is at the upper end of pricing ,especially for the area. Whilst our...

1Thank dmarbeck
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Penny was so welcoming and accommodating. The house is spacious and full of curiosities and artwork. The room was beautiful, overlooking stunning gardens and the Stour estuary. Fabulous breakfasts at whatever time you request. Highly recommended.

1Thank Kclifford72
East Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Visiting friends n the area, we came by chance upon this place on Trip Advisor. Penny was a lovely hostess, the house is full of interesting things and interesting art. It has a real family atmosphere, from meeting the grand daughter to the lovely welcoming dog. Room was clean and spacious and the views stunning. Will definitely stay again when...

1Thank HolidayBird5
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Emsworth House is a real find. Penny was very welcoming and made us feel very much at home. The room was really comfortable and cosy and the river views were quite simply breathtaking. The walls are bursting with art, much of which is the work of Penny herself. They also have musical instruments on hand including a really warm-sounding piano...

1Thank charlesdavidcassidy
Banbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 March 2016

My partner and I visited the area for the night for his Aunts birthday, we found this B&B on Trip Advisor and also as a recommendation from his Aunt who lives locally. We enjoyed the family atmosphere very much. We had a large bedroom with an excellent view of the river and the surrounding area. We were asked what time...

1Thank francesca1112016

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Emsworth House is situated in a beautiful countryside location over looking the River Stour. Excellent for romantic weekends, walking & relaxing it is also, if travelling on business or to the continent, within easy reach of Colchester, Ipswich and the port of Harwich. This B&B is special with a welcoming energy and comfortable beds you are sure to feel rejuvenated after staying a few days. All rooms are fitted with TV & tea/coffee facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emsworth House B&B

Address: Emsworth House Station Road | Bradfield, Manningtree CO11 2UP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Manningtree
Price Range: $99 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Ask for river views, although they might all have them...”
charlesdavidcassidy, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Go for the room that has the bath in it - my sister bagged that one. It also had a double bed in!”
U3852CMmikes, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Room with a view over the Stour”
mckad, 16 Feb 2015 | Read review
“I had a corner room, double en-suite. It got a lot of light - must have been to the east as the sun was shining through the curtains giving a beautiful pink glow to the room in the morning.”
samr773, 6 Oct 2013 | Read review
“En-suite corner double room had lovely views overlooking fields and estuary. Would suit regular visitors as well as those on holiday.”
FionaMTait, 28 Jul 2013 | Read review
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