RIVERVIEW ACCESS STATEMENT

Introduction

Riverview is a self-catering double bedded room with ensuite facilities and a private patio area.

Pre-Arrival

  • Bookings can be made by Telephone, Letter or E Mail.
  • Our website is clear and simple to use.
  • The access statement is published on the web site and available in print.
  • The B&B is situated four miles from Norwich City Centre in the quiet village of Old Costessey.
  • The nearest railway station is Norwich Railway station and the nearest local bus stop is 200 yards away. The main bus depot and National busses are in Norwich City Centre.
  • Riverview is approximately 500 yards from the walking and cycle route of Marriott’s way.
  • There are numerous local taxi services for wheelchair users.
  • Norwich Airport is approximately three miles away.
  • The Main road route of the A47 is less than one mile away
  • The B&B is not suitable for guests confined to a wheelchair as the there is a step going to the front entrance door and the entrance is via a gravelled pathway. Guests who are able to manage these obstacles are welcome as the double bedded room and ensuite facilities are then on the ground floor.

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

  • Riverview is approached form the road via a gravelled driveway into a private courtyard with reserved private parking next to the entrance. This area is illuminated at night. Un-restricted free parking is also available on the street immediately outside the house and we are able to offer off- street for additional cars.
  • There is one door step into the room.
  • There is a coded key box outside the house to gain entry into the room.

Entrance

  • Riverview is entered via the back of the house which overlooks the River Wensum. The Entrance involves one small step into the bedroom and then the bedroom, ensuite facilities, breakfast bar area and seating area are all level access. The internal flooring is matting with carpet and rugs and a vinyl floor to the shower room and private facilities
  • Lighting is good with suitable overall lighting.
  • Guests are given the key code to access the door to Riverview on confirmation of booking.
  • All the paintwork is white.

Outdoor Facilities

  • There is a private patio available for guests. Level grass and paved patio and path to the river.
  • Benches and patio furniture are available.
  • BBQ available for guests use.
  • There is a lockable store area for two bicycles.

Additional Information

  • Smoke alarms and CO alarms are placed in all bed rooms.
  • Proprietor is trained in disability awareness.
  • Proprietors will facilitate the hire of special equipment by arrangement.
  • No Smoking throughout.
  • Special dietary requirements can be catered for with advance notice.
  • There are tea and coffee making facilities, a toaster and microwave as well as an iron and ironing boards.
  • There is a refrigerator in the room if any medications need to be stored overnight.
  • Unfortunately the room is not suited to dogs or children.
  • Luxury Breakfast hamper on arrival.