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10 Dreamy Places To Stay Near The Thursford Garden Pavilion

There's a thousand reasons to fall in love with the Thursford Garden Pavilion. From the spectacularly landscaped grounds to the quaint cobblestone courtyards, the huge white pavilion that can seat hundreds of guests to our Old Farm Barn for those more intimate occasions -- and that's just a scratch on the surface of our secluded countryside venue that's surrounded by a patchwork of rolling fields.

Yet, it doesn't matter how much you might have fallen in love with our unique place, there's always a question about accommodation. From suggesting places to your far-flung guests to having a boutique bridal suite to spend your first night as bonafide soulmates.

So without further ado, here is a selection of dreamy accommodation to consider when you inevitably fall in love with our wedding venue.

276 feet away

Barely a confetti throw from the Garden Pavilion is our very own Holly Lodge, a gorgeous period property dating back as far back as the 13th Century. It's a place littered with tradition, beauty, fruit orchards, and moments of wow, complete with a stunning bridal suite, not to mention the beautifully converted stable block that's able to sleep 12 guests. It's no wonder this place - once upon a time - was used as a stopover for pilgrims making their way to the shrines at Little Walsingham. It really is something very special indeed.

6 miles away

There are plenty of boutique hotels in Norfolk, but few do understated luxury quite like The Harper. Think warm oak floors, original artwork adorning the walls, four poster beds of the modern variety standing loud and proud in each bedroom, huge high-spec bathrooms that are perfect for pre-wedding pampering sessions, Negronis in the fridge and a steam room, sauna, jacuzzi and pool for good measure. This really is one of our favourite places in North Norfolk.

6 miles away

There's something enticing about The King's Head, it's grandiose Georgian exterior adding a sense of old world charm to the village of Letheringsett. Surrounded by meadows and fields, it's a place that sits in the most perfect location just a few minutes from the vibrant market town of Holt, the delights of the nearby coast and, of course, our very own venue. Yet it's the rooms in this eclectic retreat that make it so noteworthy; a mix of contemporary style and old-fashioned rusticity, with a stripped-down look that is enhanced by eclectic furnishings and knick-knacks on the walls – busts, old prints, farm implements, you name it. That's the Kings Head: traditional, grand and oh-so-funky.

7.5 miles away

Morston Hall is an intimate country house hotel that dates all the way back to the 17th century with views that look out across the salt-marshes between Morston and Blakeney. But the piece de resistance are the decadent rooms that almost will you to retreat from the hustle and bustle of coastal life and into one of the 13 individually decorated boutique guest rooms, where each is different. From charming country house style bedrooms to spacious open-plan pavilion garden rooms, Morston Hall promises to provide a peaceful retreat that will help you unwind ahead of the big day.

8 miles away

Hiding just a mile from the quayside town of Blakeney, close to the unspoilt salt marshes of the North Norfolk coast and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you'll discover the Wiveton Bell; a tranquil pub with a truly buzzing atmosphere. Known for it's delicious, award-winning food, as well as the perfect place for post-beach sundowners, this is a place that guarantees a good night's rest in what can only be described as beautifully styled bedrooms.

8.5 miles away

Occupying one of the most enviable and dreamiest positions anywhere on the North Norfolk coast, the Blakeney Hotel sits right on the quayside, giving you a truly unrivalled panoramic view across the atmospheric saltmarshes, changing tide and right out to the iconic Blakeney point. And with 60 bedrooms decorated in a contemporary country house style complete with chic fabrics, cool colours, antique furniture, beautiful bathrooms and views over the estuary, you can be sure this is a stay you'll remember forever.

7 miles away

The Feathers is situated in the middle of Holt’s bustling high street, a Georgian gem of a town that’s perfectly placed just 3 miles inland from the Norfolk coast. That's half the reason it is so popular. The other half is the vibe you get from your stay. It;s a place where you'll want to put your feet up from the moment you step into your newly-refurbished room, each one inspired by the English eccentricity. Simply put, arrive, explore, relax, sleep and arrive at our wedding venue feeling fresh and energised.

12 miles away

The Railway isn’t just a coastal escape; it’s a truly unique coastal escape. A luxury room-only hotel just a gentle stroll from the bustle of Burnham Market, the Railway is the perfect place for anyone wanting a forget-me-not room, honesty bar, secluded garden and a hot tub. And the best part: you’re barely a mile endless sandy beaches. Actually, the best part is the stylishly put-together rooms, one of which is a refurbished railway carriage that will leave you with pinch marks up your arm.

7.5 miles away

Welcome to the higgledy-piggledy world of Byfords, a Bed and Breakfast with sixteen posh B&B ensuite rooms and a self-catering apartment in the beating heart of Holt. Simply put, Byfords truly is one of the best places to stay for anyone hoping to explore the best bits of North Norfolk either side of the wedding, whether you're looking to make a long weekend of it or even extend your stay into a much-needed mini-break away from it all. And it's barely ten-minutes from our Garden Pavilion.

3.5 miles away

The Black Lion is a small hotel located in the heart of Little Walsingham village is one of those places that knows exactly how to combine an eclectic mix of original features and modern-day comfort in a place that is so rich in history. As for staying here, not only is it just a few miles from your wedding destination, but it offers six simply styled, attractively decorated rooms with everything you could ever need for a seriously relax escape.

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