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The Thomas Paine Hotel

33 White Hart Street, Thetford IP24 1AA, England
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Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Thetford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stamford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved every minute, again another great stay, thank you all at the Thomas Paine hotel. I would most definately recommend to others and all staff made us feel wecolme. Look forward to visiting again soon.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Quite a good experience...but spoiled by the lack of hot water in the Bathroom ! Let the hot water run and run for more than 20 minutes to the basin and bath but it never became anything more than lukewarm. Also avoid the poached eggs for breakfast....first lot were rock hard and sent back...and the replacements raw and sitting in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

"Everything about this hotel was spot on. My family & I enjoyed every bit of our stay. Catered for every age, We have stayed several times and once again we were not disappointed. Lovely setting, friendly staff, lovely food, clean and spacious room. Well done!

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Middleton, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place has always been one of our favourites, since over a year now we pop over to see our grandchildren and treat them to dinner and enjoy the staff,ambience of this wonderful little hotel. Lately our favourite has been their afternoon teas our grandchildren love them and we equally enjoy this too, today we went over and it was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful stay here over the August bank holiday weekend. The hotel was filled with interesting stories about Thomas Paine; the room was lovely and the staff were very warm and welcoming. This comes highly recommended and if you get a chance to participate in one of the Murder Mystery evenings, it's well worth it!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here with my girlfriend for 2 nights, we played 75 pounds a night and got given a reasonably small room with the worst shower I have ever used, there was no water pressure and some very stiff taps, I was expecting housekeeping to come in overnight and replace our towels and make our bed which did not happen. Also... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night 23rd Aug after our visit to dad's army museum. It's a nice place but here is the bad & the good; Good Large rooms with comfy bed Nice location in thetford Authentic oldy worldly interior Clean & nice atmosphere Good value for money Nice food although some problems see bad list Uncrowded pleasant bar &... More

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Suffolk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife found this hotel advertised on Groupon and after researching it further, bought the Groupon voucher. We hadn't any specific dates in mind as to when we would use it, but felt we could tie it in with another activity. Well, it so happens we reserved our room for use last Friday, once we arrived we discovered the car... More

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Heacham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely room friendly staff and a good location. ate in the restaurant which was very good and excellent value for money. nice comfy room and a good full English in the morning. cant fault anything.the bar was kept open until we left so we had a few before going to bed. the hotel is reasonably small but finished and decorated... More

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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This planned at the last minute and what a lovely place it was. Decor was elegant with lovely touches like flowers and candles on the tables. We started with drinks in the bar,then the waitress took us to our table and carried our drinks, nice touch. Lobster bisque soup had a lovely depth of flavour. Followed by Roast Beef and... More

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Address: 33 White Hart Street, Thetford IP24 1AA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Thetford
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Also Known As:
Historical Thomas Paine Thetford
The Thomas Paine Hotel Thetford, Norfolk

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FREE WIFI througout the hotel in all of our totally refurbished bedrooms.If you want excellent local meats and seafood then you should visit this ambient restaurant and boutique hotel,our new sizzling dishes tantalite all taste buds, whether you want indian,Chinese or Mediterranean its all here,efficient and friendly service, good local ale and fabulous surroundings you’ll experience this hotel. Recently totally refurbished and under new management, The Thomas Paine Hotel offers a new level of comfort and service. Situated within walking distance of many of the town's attractions, it makes an ideal base for exploring the area or for the businessman needing a good night's sleep. Steeped in history having been the birthplace of Thomas Paine who wrote the Rights of a man, come visit history in its making. Only 30 minutes from Cambridge and 20 minutes from Newmarket excellent for the races. Plenty of free car parking. ... more   less 
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