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The George Hotel

Swaffham Road, Dereham NR19 2AZ, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here on business. The room... Plus points... Huge room Spotlessly clean Warm Negatives..... Worn bedding The smallest TV ever! Mirror too high so when sat at the dressing table I couldn't see into it! Quite noisy as on a main road The bathroom Plus points..... Large freestanding bath Very clean Negatives... The toilet worked with a macerator which was... More

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Norwich
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The majority of bar and waiting staff here are very hospitable but should you get the tall, dark haired female waitress - no name badge, beware of her attitude! After eating in here last night she almost smacked one if our party in the head with a plate whilst leaning over - now this was not intentional but her distinct... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We purchased afternoon tea through Groupon, when coming to book (didn't read voucher) the lady on the other end of the phone refused to help and said it had to be booked on line.. my mum went online and it said everyday was fully booked!! my mum rang back speaking to another lady and she was so rude, she replied... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I am just back from an afternoon tea with my daughter which I purchased through Groupon, well worth what I paid, although a bit trickier to book! I rang the hotel to book and was told I would have to book inline through Groupon, with several weeks left on the voucher it was showing nothing available, so I rang the... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My boyfriend and I bought a voucher for Afternoon Tea at The George and we were not sure what to expect. We were so pleasantly surprised; everything was home made, from the superb sandwiches to the scrummy scones, cakes and biscuits. It was very indulgent and very tasty, we were thoroughly full by the end and very content. We sat... More

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superchefnorwich, Owner at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We are so glad that you enjoyed the afternoon tea that you had with us. At the George we insist on preparing all our food ourselves. Its great to know that our customers enjoy it :) Rebecca. More

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We went here for a meal there was 4 in the party we all had different and it was all cooked to perfection. Everything is fresh herbs are grown in the garden also strawberries tomato and cucumber. The bread I had with my mussels was made there as well. I can not fault this hotel the rooms are beautiful and... More

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superchefnorwich, Owner at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review, We are glad that you enjoyed the meal you had with us. Thank you for noticing that we are growing what we can on site and preparing all the food we serve ourselves. Hope to see you again soon :) Rebecca More

Norwich, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Had heard a few good things about the food at The George, so thought I'd try it for Sunday lunch with a friend as the only other places in Dereham serving a roast are guaranteed to use frozen food! So glad I made the choice, best roast I've had in a very long time and reasonably priced too at £8.95.... More

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superchefnorwich, Owner at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time and writing such a great review. We are glad you enjoyed your Sunday lunch. As you could tell all our food is fresh and where possible locally sourced, Everything (apart from ice cream) is made from scratch in house. Its great to get positive feedback from a customer who has noticed this... More

Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I've eaten at the George Hotel on several occasions, although I have no stayed in the hotel. The food is usually to a very high standard, however the menu does not always seem to have a huge range of foods. The last time I went there wasn't much that caught my fancy. On previous occasions the menu options have been... More

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superchefnorwich, Owner at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We do not have a huge menu at the George as we only prepare and serve fresh food. We order all our ingredients to arrive on a daily basis and prepare all dishes from scratch. For this reason we have a smaller menu than other restaurants that buy in... More

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We stopped by chance on way home from holiday and enjoyed wonderful steak and lobsters meals in the bar accompanied by great beer and wine. Staff were friendly and efficient. Menu was varied and catered for most tastes will be going back.

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superchefnorwich, Owner at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. Its great know know when we are getting it right. Hope to see you again soon :) Rebecca More

Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We had a lovely stay at The George. Rooms lovely and nothing too much trouble for the staff. We ate in the restaurant twice and the food was great all sourced locally and really good value. Overall we had a great stay and will definitely stay here again.

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superchefnorwich, Owner at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We are glad that you enjoyed both your stay and the food. We hope to see you again if you are in the area. Rebecca More

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Address: Swaffham Road, Dereham NR19 2AZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Dereham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
George Hotel Dereham
The George Hotel Dereham, Norfolk

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