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Norwich Street, Dereham NR19 1AD, England
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Dereham
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Norfolk
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Went for a Sunday carvery, £10 for two courses, seemed very reasonable. Choice of 3 meats, two of us had turkey and one of us had beef, couldn't fault it - but the rest of the food was shockingly poor. Inedible Aunt Bessie's Yorkshire pudding and raw roast pototoes and parsnips. Rock hard slice of stuffing; very minimal selection for... More 

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Grantham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
24 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My very senior father in law regularly has lunch at this pub, and is always made to feel very welcome, and he enjoys his food greatly. My wife and I occasionally eat there with him and the menu at lunch time is very good, and even offers OAP specials, if required. This is a very old building and is perhaps... More 

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Chipping Ongar, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I went to Dereham to visit relations and they had booked a table at this place. It wasn't great it was a Sunday so they were only serving Carvery (no other choice) after being shown to our table I headed to the bar to get the drinks and I was told that I had to pay for the meal, that... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We went for lunch on Sunday, and had a lovely carvery. We sat outside in the garden, and it was very peaceful. We had a 2 course meal, which was a nice roast (chicken, beef & pork) with all the trimmings, and a nice gravy. Also they had a variety of desserts and a lovely choice of ales. We spent... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Stayed there last Saturday night (30.08.14). Allocated to room 11 by a friendly lady behind the bar. The steps up to the 1st floor were very steep & I would certainly advise elderly not to think about booking to stay here. Our room was like a sauna with the radiator & towel heater on full blast. The window open half... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
20 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Arrived East Dereham around 8.30pm on a Friday needing some food and a friend had recommended trying the Kings Head, so this review is NOT about staying at the hotel. Well, sorry to upset anyone but a pub with a restaurant on a Friday night should be fairly busy I would have thought.......? Apparently not. In this instance, as I... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We had booked somewhere else but when got there was so bad that we left and then found the Kings head down the road, was made to feel very welcome and our room was warm and clean, the bedding was very clean and bed very comfortable, decor a little tired but from speaking to the new owner he is aware... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Came to stay with my sister, arrived at the hotel to be greeted in a friendly but unprofessional manner. Led to our rooms which were horrible in the out building next to the car park. They had done a good job of cleaning them, but everything seemed old and manky... the bathroom could have been a bit cleaner though. Toilet... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

This accom was booked by work for a 5 day course. It is an old building, so don't expect all glass and chrome. The rooms were warm, comfortable and clean. The staff were fantastic, nothing was too much trouble. We had intended to eat here on the first night and then try different eateries of Dereham, however the food was... More 

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north yorkshire
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135 reviews 135 reviews
84 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Booked the Kings Head Hotel simply for it's good location for my work the following day. I am not a picky person who examines every nook and cranny so I found the Kings Head as a good pub with rooms, ample car parking, friendly check-in service, room was fine with comfortable bed, old style tv with freeview box, usual frills... More 

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Additional Information about Kings Head

Address: Norwich Street, Dereham NR19 1AD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Dereham
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Dereham
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Kings Head Dereham, Norfolk

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