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Bell Hotel

3.0 of 5 King Street, Thetford IP24 2AZ, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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104 reviews 104 reviews
24 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This must once have been a fantastic old coaching inn but I don't think my heart would leap at the thought of staying here again. We had a room at the very top of the hotel at the very far end of the furthest corridor, through innumerable fire doors. It was a perfectly pleasant room that had been recently renovated,... More 

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northampton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a very nice stay at this hotel, the room was dated but ok, the food was good and the bar man was very pleasant but always had to go to find him when needing a drink. The only down side was Sarah the receptionist, she seemed to have a personality failure, no greeting, no smile seemed like we were... More 

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here 1 night as near to were we was visiting. There were smells as you walk in from smoking. We did have friendly service as we checked in. Room was nice floor sloped bathroom needs updating. Bed was very comfy. Breakfast we waited 20mins for tea and toast then a further 25 mins for cooked food when this... More 

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Brackley, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time I have stayed here so it isn't that bad. I parked in the carpark next to the river. Check in was straightforward with a very nice lady looking after the reception desk. It was efficient as usual. I stayed in room 31. The only observation was that when using the shower a lot of water... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel is situated next to the river. The room we had was overlooking the river. The room was in need of a bit of T.L.C., but on the whole was lovely. The Hotel is in keeping with its atmosphere.There was a ghost hunt on within the Town, which didnt affect us at all. The Meal was, a very good... More 

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Hawkinge, Kent
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes my review is prejudiced by the great deal I got but I have enjoyed may stay and can only recommend staying here to others. It is an old hotel with a 1960's extension and like most hotel chains it has make overs so there will be periods of wear to contend with. Nice bar and a large lounge -... More 

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Thetford, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was invited to a friends wedding at the Bell Hotel and got there early with another friend we went to the bar and there was only one barmaid on, we weren't impressed as we waited nearly half an hour to get served, the wedding was great and the room that was used for the actual ceremony was lovely, we... More 

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Spalding, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The town-centre and riverside Bell Hotel has been our preferred stop-over location twice in Thetford while visiting friends, once in 2012 and this visit, last summer. Both times have been excellent, with friendly and helpful staff, a lovely room, clean and well-equipped, and splendid bar meals and breakfasts. On my last visit a room rate had been agreed for the... More 

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Deal, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With some trepidation, I booked to stay the night at this hotel. Linda on Reception was professional from the pre-booking stage to arrival and during our stay. We arrived early evening Friday. Had a superb bar meal at very good value. The hotel room was maybe dated, but it was clean, well equipped and everything you could need was there.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wouldn't reccomend this place. The staff had a discussion about the previous shift being incompetent & leaving the place dirty the night before. We were forced to listen to their unprofessional conversation, whilst we were waiting 45 minutes for food (in an empty pub that is). The food eventually came with missing scampi from the surf & turf, missing... More 

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Address: King Street, Thetford IP24 2AZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Thetford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Bell Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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