Reception Venues

Wereham House Hotel (pictured above)

At the Wereham House we can offer you a bright, spacious, flexible space comfortably accommodating guests in a variety of layouts.

Refreshments can be taken in the Lounge or served in the function room itself. Catering can be tailored to meet your requirements, and to reflect your budget.

As we are not open to the Public, you will generally have exclusive use. In warm weather, breaks and even lunch may be taken on the patio.

Thomas Paine Hotel (pictured above)

If you like buildings that tell a story, the Thomas Paine Hotel has wooden beams and floors, stained glass, high ceilings and uneven floors. Built from three, Eighteenth Century cottages with a Victorian frontage it changes from the grandeur of high ceilings and stained glass windows to beams and pamment floors. Reputed to be the birthplace of Thomas Paine the celebrated free thinker and campaigner of the 18th century who wrote the Rights of Man, on which the American Constitution is based.

If you want excellent locally sourced food, staff who want to help you make your experience a memorable one, great beer selection and fabulous surroundings you’ll love the hotel.

Now refurbished and under new private ownership since 2012 The Thomas Paine Hotel offers a high level of comfort and service for Boutique hotel accommodation and dining in Thetford.Situated within walking distance of many of the town’s attractions and just 10 minutes from the station.

The Bell Inn (pictured above)

A charming tavern, dating from the 15th century, The Bell is a characterful hotel retreat in the heart of Thetford. Retaining many of its original features, the hotel offers a warm and welcoming ambience, with authentic attributes complemented by modern furnishings. The Bell has separate bar, restaurant and lounge areas for you to choose your style of dining to suit your occasion and enjoy the delicious seasonal menu.With the large restaurant and lounge area the Bell can accommodate all your needs for a truly traditional reception.


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