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Acle
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed 1 night in this great place , very good location , from arrival to leaving the friendly but professional staff could not of been better , rooms have been refurbished to a high standard, very comfortable with everything you need . Had dinner , food is of high quality , good menu and presented beautifully ,after a good nights...

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback, your comments are testimony to the efforts my Team make to always try and exceed expectations, we're so pleased we got this just right for you. Thanks again and we all look forward to welcoming you both back soon. MartinGM

Norfolk
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I have to say that having eaten here twice in the last week the overall experience has been exemplary. Quality of the food and service has been exceptional. Front of house top class. Will not hesitate to return.

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

A great review, thanks for sharing and indeed coming to see us twice in a week! Very pleased that we did exceed your expectations. We all look forward to welcoming you back soon. MartinGM

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked a 3 night stay having seen a special offer in the Daily Telegraph for half board. We were not disappointed. The room was quite small but well appointed with a very good shower. The food was top class, with local specials. The staff were all very friendly and made us feel welcome.

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

Sincere thanks for sharing your comments, it great that you came and had a wonderful time. Thanks again and we look forward to seeing you soon. MartinGM

Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nicely decorated, clean hotel in a great location on the North Norfolk coast. Nicely positioned to get to all the nearby coastal towns. We stayed in their Best Room "Whitebeam". Nice bathroom and facilities in the room especially the bath tub and toiletries. However it is above the kitchen and you get a lot of noise early in the...

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, it would appear that on the whole you had a great time and will return which is wonderful news. I'm sorry that you may have been disturbed buy the hustle and bustle, rest assured our intentions are for everyone to visit and leave feeing thoroughly energised, I will monitor this as it is the first...

Flackwell Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights and had a fantastic experience. Very Friendly staff and lovely accommodation. Including sloe gin in the room as complementary. Went on second night to sister hotel for dinner at The Lighthouse which was just as good. Great area to visit beautiful beaches and pretty villages .

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words and indeed sharing them. I'm very pleased that you had a great time in both our properties in Thornham. Thanks again and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. MartinGM

Leicester
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for a night in March which we thoroughly enjoyed. I'd been a bit concerned as I knew we were not in the main pub and I often do not like the annex experience. No need for concern - the room was great (The Aspen) immaculate, beautifully decorated in contemporary style with a big bath tub as well as a...

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

Such a fantastic review, thank you for sharing! We're all very pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us, and we all look forward to your nest visit. MartinGM

King's Lynn, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to pop up for a little birthday food and when for the amazing value 2 pizza and a bottle of wine for £25 We booked and arrived and greeted warmly and had a table by the newly reinstated fire. which was great on a cold evening. The food came and was just divine pizza with Norfolk crab how...

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

We're very pleased you decided to pop in, and thank you for your positive feedback. The pizza & wine deal has proved to be very popular, thanks again and we look forward to seeing you soon. Martin GM

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely lunch of tapas following by a really nice "Black Forest" dessert. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. Can't wait to try the pizza with seafood and samphire. The dining area and restaurant are comfortable and dog friendly. You can book a covered seating area in the garden which would be great for groups.

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

A great review, thanks for sharing. The Crab and Samphire pizza is well worth returning for.... thanks again and we'll see you soon. MartinGM

Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

helen and steve have really turned this place around; real ales in tip-top condition, a cool selection of gins, 3 excellent little tapas for a tenner, great pizzas and a good little menu of quality local food - lifeboat take note! excellent

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

Sincere thanks for sharing your feedback, we're all very pleased you had a great time. hope to see you again soon. Martin GM

Reviewed 20 February 2017

Stayed at Chequers last week for a night , our check in was good , young man assistant manager very helpful, we also got upgraded to a lovely room . Ate dinner there which we had done a month ago lovely food well presented. We also meet the new manager who was very professional and very keen , all the...

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MartinEGM, General Manager at The Chequers Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent visit. We’re so pleased that you had a wonderful stay, and of course the mention! We all very much look forward to welcoming you both back soon. Martin GM

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dating back to the 16th century, this pretty village inn on the North Norfolk coast is a welcoming sight for visitors wanting somewhere enticing to stay, relax and enjoy a great meal in comfort. Inside you will find a traditional bar with a warm country feel, a vast open fire and low beamed ceiling and a contemporary dining room. You can also enjoy al fresco dining in our charming courtyard or one of the pavilions, which are perfect for groups, private dining, parties and celebrations. There are also 11 stylish bedrooms, recently refurbished with a coastal theme. The luxurious rooms and en-suite bathrooms offer contemporary 21st century comfort and style to relish in. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Chequers Inn

Address: High Street, Thornham PE36 6LY, England (Formerly Old Coach House)
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Thornham
Price Range: $176 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Chequers Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Old Coach House Hotel Thornham
Old Coach Hotel
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Def go for a Best room but maybe avoid whitebeam due to the noise from the kitchen!”
 of 5 bubbles Gfunk44, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Aspen was very good.”
 of 5 bubbles cathos62, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Worth checking prices on booking websites that we noticed came up cheaper”
 of 5 bubbles jamesbowyer26, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Not the ones near the kitchen if you want a lie in”
 of 5 bubbles davidcK2134YV, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Aspen Suite stood aside from the main Pub building”
 of 5 bubbles HorsfordAC, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
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