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The Horse and Groom

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40 Lynn Street, Swaffham PE37 7AX, England
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The Horse and Groom
Ranked #2 of 7 Swaffham B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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
    5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were an extended family group in town for a funeral. We stayed over on a Friday night after the funeral, we had dinner on the Friday and breakfast on Saturday. The welcome is wonderfully warm from Trudie - even the locals using the bar are very welcoming. I can vouch for the quality of the Guinness too. We had... More 

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Swaffham, United Kingdom
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55 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This personal experience is as a pub and restaurant, rather than as a hotel, due to living locally. The simple establishment offers a true personal welcome, with good ales and generous portions for the meals. Popular locally for Sunday Lunch, at a very fair price and the option for 'steak on a stone' meals (subject to advance notice) is an... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

often pop in here for some food and it is always warm and friendly and trudie is a gem always a pleasure to be served by..food is always of a good standard..the b and b is always popular and a great breakfast..very well priced.......

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We were guests at a wedding at the beginning of October at Narborough Hall, just a few miles from The Horse & Groom, so it was in a perfect place for us. Having stayed there I now don't know why I was a bit dubious, probably because it was so cheap, or should I say in-expensive? My family (3) were... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Second time we have eaten here the food is good honest food not covered in herbs and spices to make it tast of something it isn't , the portions are big so make sure you are hungry and no mortgage needed. We chatted to the owners and all the veg are home grown at there allotment. We will go back... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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137 reviews 137 reviews
83 hotel reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Not a great place to stay but okay for one night, which is about all. The first hurdle is to check in; the pub only opens during the lunch period and from 6.30pm at night and not at all on a Monday ; so to check in you need to call them and then wait on the pavement outside whilst... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Came here as a last minute booking through Expedia. The photos online do not do the place justice as it looked old and frumpy advertised online but it's clean, tidy and well kept to see in person. We arrived and they didn't actually have a booking for us but sorted a room straight away (I think because we only booked... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The owners advertise this as no frills accommodation. That's just what you get. I stayed for one night in room 7. It was plenty big enough as was the en suite. Everything was clean and tidy. Hannah, the landlady, couldn't have been more friendly or helpful. Although the room overlooked the main road, by 10pm there was hardly any traffic.

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Hampton, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Attracted by the good reviews I had supper here. Friendly pub good service and the food was wholesome, good value and very large portions. However, it lacked any real style or quality, very ordinary really. Don't know what the B&B was like because I just came for dinner.

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Old Hunstanton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

What a fantastic place too stay.easy to find and a very helpful and pleasant land lady.the room was clean tidy and perfect for a nights stay.as for the breakfast you can't beat it lovely.will defiantly stay again.for the money I paid and a what I recieved no worries what's so ever .well done trudy xx

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Address: 40 Lynn Street, Swaffham PE37 7AX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Swaffham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
The Horse And Groom Hotel Swaffham
The Horse And Groom Swaffham, Norfolk

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