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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't recommend 'Old Thorn Barn' enough. Danny (the owner) is welcoming and friendly and the staff are likewise - big thanks to Julie for her infectious enthusiasm too ! The rooms are lovely and the ambience is peaceful and mellow. Lots of Lotus related memorabilia which is good as so close to Hethel. The breakfasts are magnificent too. Superb... More 

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Thank MarcoRossi46
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56 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Stayed here with my boyfriend for one night when attending a wedding at Kimberly Hall in Wymondham. Booking was quick and straightforward, finding the place was easy to find and the room had everything we needed. Plenty of parking on site, and you get a massive, tasty full english breakfast included in the price. wifi worked very well which is... More 

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Thank Mary W
United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2016

We attended a wedding nearby and this B and B was ideally situated to the venue. Beautiful from the outside and equally beautiful from the inside. The room was cosy and well equipped. Very friendly host and staff and an excellent breakfast was served each morning. I wouldn't mind staying there in winter to enjoy the lovely lounge. Personal drawback... More 

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Thank Bibibear
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 8, 2016

Fantastic accommodation, very comfortable, clean and beautifully furnished. I used to work as a Rep around Norfolk and regularly used Old Thorn Barn as my base for business purposes. Always looked after by the warm and caring owner, various breakfast options, cooked etc, always to a high standard. Has great facilities such as WIFI etc and off-street parking. I can't... More 

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Thank TomFromNotts
Newbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

Large room and functional en suite in a courtyard setting. Breakfast in the main building a short dash away, was really good with a large selection of choices. The Lotus factory is about half a mile away if that's what your there for otherwise a car required to visit Norwich about 6 miles away. Clean and tidy overall, again a... More 

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Thank DAMcL
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed July 11, 2016

The Old Thorn was booked for us by a business contact Our welcome was perfect and immediately we felt welcomed The rooms were clean and everything worked, although there is no bar or restaurant there is a good pub just down the road No restaurant but they do serve breakfast and what a breakfast, it was delicious and plenty of... More 

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Thank Danny M
Williamsburg, Virginia
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Reviewed June 22, 2016

I have stayed in this lovely B&B hotel three times now, and each time loved it. I originally chose The Old Thorn Barn because it is close to Mulbarton, where my niece and her family live. The room rate is unbelievably good for all the amenities provided. Each time I return, I am given my spacious room with its own... More 

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Thank Berkeleytraveler
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed on a buissnes trip and where met with a friendly and welcoming greeting they have comfortable clean spacious rooms. Not to far from Norwich about 20 minutes drive. It's a pleasure to stay somewhere with a breakfast as good as this.

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Thank Justin F
Redditch
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53 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed April 24, 2016

This was a pre-booked overnight stay to attend a 30th wedding party, but would have been more than happy to stay much longer. reception. fast and helpful, room/s. clean, warm and welcoming with on suite bathroom with lots of soap. shampoo etc. even radox for the bath after a strenuous day. breakfast. great selection of cold cereals, yogurts, and one... More 

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Thank alyukon
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 18, 2016

The room although I had booked a single was a twin so plenty of room and well equipped with television, wi-fi and beautifully furnished including venetian blinds as well as curtains, so a good nights sleep was assured.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old Thorn Barn offers a warm welcome, to this Seventeenth-century barn which over looks beautiful Norfolk Countryside. The barn has been carefully restored to retain all its original features. The bedrooms are all cosily furnished and have private facilities. Breakfast is served in the long barn where a wood burning stove and a lounge area combine with the dining room to form a casual and relaxing atmosphere. In the summer a stoned courtyard (off the lounge) with tables and chairs will be available for guests and friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Thorn Barn

Address: Old Thorn Barn Wymondham Road | Hethel, Norwich NR14 8EU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich
Price Range: $86 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Old Thorn Barn 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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