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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and 2 friends stayed at the Pelican B&B for 2 nights, We had booked a single room and a twin room on arrival We were delighted to find ourselves upgraded to a double room each, each room was clean and tidy ideal for our stay, They have a lovely little trust bar which had a fantastic array of local...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners are very friendly and made us most welcome.The rooms are superb and very clean with a nice hot power shower, tea facility's and flat screen TV on the wall,Clean towels are provided everyday and there was liquid soap and shampoo free of charge. The Pelican is now a guest house only and the pub part is now closed...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 10, 2016

We had booked on the basis of the pub's website however after booking we found a review on here which said it was about to close. The pub was closed, but it is being majorly refurbished - it's not closing down completely and is being taken over by the owners sons. The rooms were clean, breakfast was good and the...

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nottingham
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Husband arrived this evening to be told the restaurant and bar were not open, due to the owner closing down the business in the near future, very disappointing after reading previous reviews and the description of the hotel, this is not a bad review but just to inform people not to book as all the facilities are no longer available.

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Bubba (Blue-Fronted Amazon parrot) had a Friday out at "The Pelican Inn" in Tacolneston, Norfolk. Best bit was the cheesy chips although mum and dad eat most of them. The fab barmaids were really friendly and jolly. The "Pelican Inn" was built in the 1500's and has loads of original character. Well worth visiting this warm and friendly pub and...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Dog friendly, great meadow / field out back, decked garden area, generous portions, lovely food, very friendly staff. Very cosy inside. No kids menu but staff happy to split adult option onto two plates. A great find.

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Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

A regular traveller on business pub dinners can be much the same wherever. On entering the pelican was warmly welcomed into the 16century coaching inn good menu choices and high quality food well worth a visit

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Reviewed June 22, 2016

We visited on a Saturday evening after trying a couple of other pubs and not managing to get a meal either because we hadn't booked or they weren't serving food. The staff at the Pelican were so welcoming and made us all feel at home. The food was amazing - best meal out we have had for a while, would...

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Reviewed May 8, 2016

Will visit again very satisfied with service and facilities,enjoyed our weekend stay.look forward to staying again,good atmosphere comfortable well equipped room excellent food,nice area,easy parking.

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Colchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

My fiancée and I recently stayed in this lovely pub/ B&B for the valentines weekend. We stayed in the kingsize ensuite room. We had no particular reason for booking this place just wanted somewhere not to expensive and reasonably close to Norwich but not to close. This place turned out to be an excellent choice. We were made to feel...

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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful 16th-century former free-house, full of charm, cosiness and character. Clean, friendly and welcoming, modern rooms with tea and coffee making facilities. Large licensed residents lounge area, with Now TV (box sets and films), self service honesty bar and real ale bottle shop stocking over 30 bottled local real ales. All rooms are booked on a bed and breakfast basis, offering all rooms with en-suite shower and wc facilities. Wifi free. Key safe for late checking, large extensive FREE car park. Morning coffee garden area. Breakfasts all cooked with local produce. Overnight bike storage. 8 Miles from Norwich city centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Pelican Guest House

Address: 136 Norwich Road, Tacolneston NR16 1AL, England (Formerly The Pelican Inn)
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Tacolneston
Price Range: $87 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Pelican Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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