The Maids Head Hotel in Norwich

The Maids Head Hotel

Official rating:

Customer rating: 8.5/10

Accommodation type: Hotel

The Maids Head Hotel
20 Tombland,
Norwich,
NR3 1LB

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Description

Located opposite the famous Norman Cathedral in the heart of the city centre with free on-site parking The Maids Head is the perfect place to stay when visiting the historical city of Norwich. The hotel offers FREE parking and wifi. The Maids Head Hotel has been welcoming travellers to Norfolk for centuries and epitomises the very spirit of hospitality in the heart of Norwich Located in the heartbeat of the city adjacent to the Cathedral. It is the perfect place to stay when visiting the historical city or to explore the many local attractions such as the Norfolk Broads and nearby Sandringham. The Maids Head Hotel dates back to the 13th century. Originally owned by the early Bishops in the day of William the Conqueror it is rumoured that Elizabeth I slept here in 1587. Norwich Airport is just 5 miles away and Norwich main line station is in walking distance. The hotel has its own resident s car park which is FREE to residents. The bedrooms are furnished in a warm welcoming contemporary style and offer modern comforts and amenities. All have an en- suite bath and shower facilities duvets satellite TV hair dryer and hospitality tray of teas and coffees. The character rooms are beautifully decorated and have hosted influential characters such as Queen Elizabeth I The Black Prince and Catherine of Aragon throughout time. The newly created WinePress Wensum offers simply prepared delicious comforting food paired with unstuffy service. The restaurant is unique in offering 40 wines by the glass and an opportunity to savour expensive and rare wines in affordable portions. The Jacobean oak panelled Maids Head Bar surveilled by Norfolk famous sons and daughters including Horatio Nelson and Edith Cavell serves a choice of real ales beers and lagers. The Yard Bar specialises in lighter meals matched with a glass of wine and The Snug a perfect Captain s table for a special occasion. Centrally located in the old Tombland area of Norwich The Maids Head Hotel is a great base for a walking tour of the historical city. The city skyline is highlighted by two cathedrals a Norman castle medieval churches the grandeur of Victorian architecture an Art Deco City Hall and the 21st-century landmark The Forum. Norwich is famous for having a Church for every Sunday in the year and a pub for every day of the year. Walking tours start and finish at the Cathedral next door.

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Local points of interest:

The following music venues, bars, clubs and restaurants are near to The Maids Head Hotel:

  • Norfolk Norwich Festival 94 yards away
  • Take 5 (Bar/Pub) 94 yards away
  • Maids Head Hotel 95 yards away
  • Maids Head Hotel (Bar/Pub) 95 yards away
  • Farmer Browns (Bar/Pub) 103 yards away
  • La Tasca Norwich (Nightclub) 103 yards away
  • La Tasca, Norwich (Nightclub) 106 yards away
  • Shine (Bar/Pub) 106 yards away
  • Tak 5 (Bar/Pub) 129 yards away
  • Reeds Restaurant + Bar (Bar/Pub) 130 yards away

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