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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I have regularly travelled to Norwich on business over the last few years and this B&B has been my number 1 choice to stay. My company have given me the choice to stay at the various chain hotels in and around Norwich, but for me, the personal service and overall ambience of this Georgian B&B knocks spots off them all....

2Thank Sean S
Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Sean, It has been an absolute pleasure having you to stay with us and I do hope that you will return one day with your wife and children when visiting your family in Norfolk - even if it's just for a cup of tea and slice of white chocolate and raspberry cake! Our very dedicated team try to ensure...

Reviewed 19 September 2016

The room was bigger and lovelier than expected! Big TV, coffee machine, coffee capsules, hair dryer, a sofa and bathroom amenities from L'occitane! Location was great, less than 5 mins walk to the center.

Thank Saras_Jkt
Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the taking the time to leave us a review! I'm so glad that the room exceeded your expectations and that you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Holly

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The whole experience was excellent from start to finish- 2 nights in the stunning St Giles Suite the night before and of my wedding!! We are from Norwich so took our time and looked at several rooms locally but none were quite like this- beautiful traditional English decor which felt brand new, clean and fresh. The stained glass door leading...

1Thank tk1112015
Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Tini, What a wonderful review - we are so grateful! It was an absolute pleasure to be involved in you and Ollie's special day, I'm so glad that it all went well for you. I hope that you'll come in and see us soon so that we can see the pictures from your special day. Best wishes, Holly

Downham Market, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stayed because it's close to Benedicts where we dined. So location wise xcellent. My wife and I are in mid sixties and were given a room on the top floor up three flights of narrow stairs. The room was hot oversaw a nursery school (lots of joyful noise at 8 am) bed too small and facilities very cramped. Breakfast...

1Thank Martin C
Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Mr Cooper, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are disappointed that your experience fell short of expectations. I thought it might be useful to respond to your main concerns. First of all, we are sorry that your room felt cramped. It is actually our largest double room at 30m2 - we only have...

Reviewed 30 August 2016

I booked three nights in the Mancroft room over the bank holiday weekend as part of the celebrations for my partner's birthday. The service from the very fist phone call very felt friendly and personal. They were even able to organise the romance package with fruit, champagne and cake for out (very) late arrival! The room was a lovely size,...

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Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Maddie, On behalf of all of us at 38 St Giles, I would like to say a big thank you for your wonderful review! It was such a pleasure to have you both to stay with us in our Mancroft room. I very much hope that Mike enjoyed his (one of many!) birthday celebrations and that we will see...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Have thought long and hard about this review, my husband and I are well travelled and like nice and different places. We stayed in Norwich for one night on our wedding anniversary. I had researched and found this bed and breakfast, despite calling us on route, our welcome was sadly lacking, we were not offered any afternoon tea, or fresh...

1Thank charliecat4006
Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Green, Thank you for your comments. We work very hard to make sure the experience of every guest meets expectations and quite understand how our oversight tainted your stay with us. We are naturally disappointed and regret that our apologies and refund did not make sufficient amends. Please do consider returning so that we are able to put...

Spalding, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2016

With it's wonderful secluded position, 38 St Giles offers a perfect city centre setting. We were immediately made to feel very welcome and the room impressed on every front. Nothing seemed too much trouble and we look forward to the opportunity to visit again.

1Thank BellowingFoghorn
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I visited Norwich with my 2 sons to visit friends. Having never stayed there before I was at the mercy of the internet to find accomodation. I chose 38 St Giles after reading other reviews and seeing their lovely photos on the website. I also wanted somewhere central. We were not disappointed! We were greeted at the door and shown...

1Thank louiserolfe2015
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

My third stay at 38 St Giles and each time it gets better. This is the best place to stay in Norwich (and possibly one of the best places to stay anywhere). Quiet, immaculately clean and beautifully appointed with a fabulous breakfast. But it is the little things that give it the edge. Holly's marvellous cakes on arrival as well...

1Thank Victoria P
Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Victoria, We are so grateful for your lovely review. Our standards are very high and we all take a great deal of pride in what we do so it is very rewarding to receive reviews like this. It is always a pleasure to have you stay with us in the Nelson room and we look forward to seeing you...

Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This is an amazing little place, right in the heart of the city. We had the St Giles sweet for a birthday and it was simply gorgeous. The bath room is huge and the bath itself is to die for. The title of this review is what my partner said when he walked into the room. From the chandelier to...

Thank Julie C
Holly B, Front Office Manager at 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Julie, 'Wow, just wow' is what we said when we read your review! Thank you so much - the St Giles Suite is a beautiful room and perfect to celebrate your partners birthday. I'm very pleased that you enjoyed the chocolate brownies and two full english breakfasts were a great way to finish off your stay. We have also...

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38 St Giles is a grand house with a long and interesting history. It was built in 1700 for the Gurney family and became home to the former Lord Mayor of Norwich. Its neatly tucked-away entrance just off St Giles Street creates an intimacy and privacy that is unrivalled. We are the most centrally located boutique accommodation in Norwich, a stone's throw from the largest outdoor covered marketplace in the UK and adjacent to 'the lanes' - one of the oldest parts of this fine city and an area of national repute boasting well over 200 independent retailers of fashion, food and just about anything else that you might wish to buy. Inside the main entrance we have a grand staircase from which most of the bedrooms are accessed. From our wonderful double rooms to our two large suites you will be surrounded in comfort and a sense of history. We have chosen an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary pieces of furniture & artefacts, sumptuous throws, cushions and rugs. Our bathrooms feature oversized walk-in showers and rain shower heads, several rooms also have baths. White, fluffy towels and a range of quality toiletries help ensure that your morning ablutions are a positive experience! In selecting our bedding we have chosen simply embroidered 400 thread count white Egyptian cotton (not easy to iron but wonderful next to the skin) with goose down and feather pillows and duvets. Homemade cakes are served on arrival with a choice of teas or our specially blended and locally roasted coffee. We bake our own bread, make our own preserves and source all of our ingredients from the best local suppliers. No corners are cut in attempting to provide you with a relaxing, comfortable and memorable stay. We are happy to cater for small wedding parties, birthdays, anniversaries and other group bookings. We can even create a special meal with fine wines and champagne on arrival for that extra special treat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast

Address: 38 St. Giles Street, Norwich NR2 1LL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich
Price Range: ₹ 10,890 - ₹ 21,168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — 38 St Giles Boutique Bed & Breakfast 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Personally I prefer the top floor and not facing onto the street”
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