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The Pelican Inn

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136 Norwich Road, Tacolneston NR16 1AL, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the fourth time i have stayed here in the last 16 months. It is a very relaxed atmosphere the rooms are clean and have free wi fi as usuakl i had a lot of stuff to do on ghd laptop following business metings during the day. that finished i went down to the bar and had a very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would like to thank you very much for our Eastern Bloc vehicle group visit for lunch at the Pelican last Sunday, 7th June 2015, as part of the SALT (Soviet Auto Luxury Tours) car rally weekend in Norfolk. The food was really excellent, your staff very welcoming and it was lovely to sit outside on your deck, enjoying the... More 

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Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a couple of rooms for two couples at The Pelican on a Sunday in May as we were attending my Granddaughters christening in the next village of Bunwell. We were able to collect our keys early as the church service was at 2pm. The rooms were spotless and very nicely presented. As we spent most of out day and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Great place to stop, good food and a nice balanced menu cover a wide range of tastes, the draught beers on sale are excellent and varied being a freehouse. Comfy rooms nothing special but more than adequate. Plenty of parking. Not forgetting the beer shop next to the bar for the odd bottle of special boutique brewed ale, good local... More 

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Hucknall, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We stayed here for a couple of nights and really enjoyed ourselves. The accommodation was clean and comfortable and the staff could not have been more helpful. We have a problem finding food due to Coeliacs disease and were looked after very well, even to changing the menu for us. Thank you Pelican

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Family run pub with accommodation. This is a retreat in Norfolk where you get a flag stone bar with roaring fire in winter, but all through the year, a warm welcome. Good food, comfortable rooms, lovely setting

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Lincolnshire, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This Hotel has been Family owned by Derrick (Del) and Jackie for more than fifteen years. We were welcolmed on arrival on Sunday afternoon by their son Matthew and shown to our accomodation in an attached building with a separate entrance. Our upstairs room was clean, well-appointed and our home for the next three days and nights. Our main view... More 

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London, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Stayed March 2015 for one night. £60 B&B Not wishing to be too unkind, but since they say it so prominently on their website, I really have to take issue with the idea that this a luxury establishment because by anyone's standard it is not. That said, it is an extremely welcoming pub/hotel and a bit above average for its... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

I travel a lot with my job,and this place is one of the best that i have stopped at A really home from home stay, nothing is to much trouble for the staff, the rooms are clean and warm, the breakfast is pleanty and wholesome,

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Recently visited the pelican for a birthday evening meal. I had not been for a number of years and was very happy with the meal and service. Had tempura beef strips to start and was really good and would recommend. Had the burger which was very meaty and the 'proper' chunky chips were spot on. Would only go for 2... More 

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