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Top Lowestoft Historic Hotels

Chiltern House Boutique Bed & Breakfast
4.9/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)
Clean with good breakfast

"Well appointed and very bright and clean - lovely decor. Breakfast offered anything that you could possibly want"…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2018

Chiltern House Boutique Bed & Breakfast
Britten House
4 out of 5
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4.7/5Exceptional! (95 reviews)
Smashing B&B -Briiten’s

"Great little B&B in Lowestoft ideal for short business trips, the rooms and breakfast is a steal at £55. Worth every penny and views in a morning are great!! Peter"…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb 2020

Britten House
Ivy House Country Hotel
3 out of 5
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The price is £140 per night from 1 Apr to 2 Apr
4.3/5Excellent! (68 reviews)

"This property has attractive gardens and the restaurant and pub opening out onto the gardens was lovely. However, our room ( 11) was rather dated (especially the bathroom), although it was very clean and the bed was comfortable. Unfortunately we arrived during a heat wave and there is no air conditioning ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2019

Ivy House Country Hotel
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The Hotel Victoria
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4.2/5Excellent! (146 reviews)
We would stay there again

"A beautiful hotel and v spacious room. Only complaint was the coughing guest in room 204. A bit concerning."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

The Hotel Victoria
Wherry Hotel
3 out of 5
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4.1/5Very Good! (269 reviews)
A room with a view

"Lovely staff made me feel very welcome. I also had a nice room upgrade. I will definitely stay here again and I hope I get the same room again."…"

Reviewed on 24 Oct 2020

Wherry Hotel
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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Lowestoft

Travelling can be more than just breaking up your daily routine, it can also be about experiencing the history and culture of an area. An ideal way to get a feel for the city's culture is to absorb yourself in its history. Touring museums or landmarks is a great kick-off, but a stay in a Lowestoft historic hotel can whisk you back to the past. Pack your luggage (no need for a time machine) as your Lowestoft landmark hotel awaits.

If These Walls Could Talk

As soon as you pass through the reception area of your Lowestoft hotel, you'll be transported to a previous era. With their unique architectures and locations infused with a colourful past, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their contemporary counterparts. While these accommodations may be historic, they have of the modern comforts that help you keep in touch or relax during your stay. You'll find your room furnished with a comfortable bed, lots of character, and about anything you may want for a marvellous visit.

After you've spent time appreciating the historic hotel property, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by checking out the art galleries and famous landmarks. Lowestoft is home to three museums. With landmarks such as the Maritime Museum, East Anglia Transport Museum, and the Lowestoft Museum you will have plenty to see and do during your visit. If you need more sights to explore Lowestoft, be sure to scan our comments section. You'll find recommendations about where to go and what to see in this region.

Your Lowestoft Accommodation Is Ready for You

Lowestoft has 7 vintage hotels that have the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous hotels are where prominent poets may have stayed. You are certain to find an accommodation that has all the in-room amenities and the characteristics you want. Be sure to reserve your Lowestoft vintage hotel soon, or you may miss out on a stay in one of these unique accommodations.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Lowestoft?
You’re likely already making plans to see the sights of historical relevance during your holiday in Lowestoft. Why not appreciate the beaches during your visit?
What's the best accommodation in Lowestoft to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Britten House is a top 4-star B&B for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and free WiFi. The Seagull Theatre is a short 14-minute walk away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include The Hotel Victoria and Ivy House Country Hotel.
How many historically relevant hotels will I find in Lowestoft?
Lowestoft is home to 243 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 7 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical places and other sights in Lowestoft?
Lowestoft is notable for landmarks like The Marina Theatre, The Seagull Theatre and Royal Naval Patrol Service Museum. Cultural venues include Merchant House Gallery, East Anglia Transport Museum and Lowestoft Maritime Museum. Additionally, you’ll find Southwold Beach in the area.
What is a historic hotel like in Lowestoft?
Guests who book a historic hotel can enjoy a holiday in a building that has a national historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel provided that it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are often found in the guestrooms or communal spaces of historic hotels in Lowestoft, giving a historical feel.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The architecture and actual building of a historic hotel tends to be the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, it’s often the cultural value along with how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Lowestoft have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you expect to find, though efforts have been made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions. Private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, free WiFi and the amenities found in a hotel will also be available in a historic hotel. When you book a historic hotel in Lowestoft, don’t worry that you’ll find yourself staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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