Thornham Rooms at the Chequers
“Smartly presented bedrooms offer a comfortable night’s sleep” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
This lovely 16th-century inn is ideally situated for exploring the north Norfolk coast with its lovely beaches. The RSPB reserve at Titchwell Marsh, and Holme Dunes National Nature Reserve are just a stone’s throw away. The individually designed bedrooms are stylish and equipped with modern facilities, while public areas feature a traditional bar with an open fire and low beams. There is also a restaurant to the rear and a lovely outdoor area with individual, heated pavilions allowing dining all year round.
- Children welcome
- Children's portions or menu
- Open all year
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About the area
The North Norfolk Coast is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and probably the finest of its kind in Europe. Here you’ll find a string of quaint villages and small towns – Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea and Cley next the Sea are 21st-century favourites, while Sheringham and Cromer are classic examples of a good old-fashioned seaside resort where grand Victorian hotels look out to sea. Further round the coast you'll find Great Yarmouth, one of the most popular resorts in the UK and packed full of amusements, shops and seashore entertainment. And let's not forget Norwich, the region's only city.
Norfolk prides itself on its wealth of historic houses, the most famous being Sandringham, where Her Majesty the Queen and her family spend Christmas. Many of Norfolk’s towns have a particular charm and a strong sense of community. The quiet market towns of Fakenham and Swaffham are prime examples, as well as Thetford, with its popular museum focusing on the TV comedy series Dad’s Army which was filmed in the area.
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