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Top Thetford Family-Friendly Hotels

Grange Farm House
Great for families
3 out of 5
Euston, Thetford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £84 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Families like: playground, babysitting, indoor tennis court, laundry
Travellers say...

"Stayed for one as we were meeting friends. The farm house was beautiful and very comfortable. We thoroughly enjoyed chatting to the owners and listening to their knowledge of the surrounding area. They had contacted us earlier in the day to find out if we needed supper, they put extra radiators in ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Feb 2020

Grange Farm House
Brick Kiln Farm - Campground
Great for families
2 out of 5
Swaffham Road, Ashill, Thetford, England
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4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, playground, games room
Great overnight stay!

"We stayed in a camping pod for one night and really enjoyed it. The shower block was clean and very close by. The pod has power sockets, kettle, fridge and tea/coffee provided. Wendy was very helpful and we’d highly recommend staying here."…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep 2018

Brick Kiln Farm - Campground
The Olde Windmill Inn
3.5 out of 5
Waterend, Great Cressingham, Thetford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £60 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.7/5Exceptional! (51 reviews)

"Very comfortable room and facilities.Food was very nice and the staff went above and beyond.They were genuinely caring and provided a first class service"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

The Olde Windmill Inn

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Elveden Inn
5 out of 5
Brandon Road, Elveden, Thetford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night from 15 Nov to 16 Nov
4.6/5Exceptional! (282 reviews)

"I literally stayed here for 16hrs - not venturing out of my room. A pit stop between meetings and what a pit stop. The hotel staff were very friendly on arrival, and attended to getting my room key sorted immediately. A shirt flight of stairs, led to a very pleasant room - Brown Hare. Very well decorated, ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2020

Elveden Inn
The Willow House
3 out of 5
2 High Street, Thetford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (128 reviews)

"Very deceptive from the outside - spacious comfortable rooms, clean bathrooms and friendly staff. The included breakfast was rated by one of our group as “the best I’ve had in a very long time” - would definitely stay again"…"

Reviewed on 16 Feb 2020

The Willow House
The Crown Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Crown Road, Mundford, Thetford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £86 per night from 11 Nov to 12 Nov
4.4/5Wonderful! (200 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travellers say...

"Just wonderful! The surrounding area is so beautiful."…"

Reviewed on 3 Oct 2020

The Crown Hotel
Hilborough Swan Inn
2 out of 5
Brandon Road, Hilborough, Thetford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night from 25 Oct to 26 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (113 reviews)
Adequate, but not blown away

"Small "double bed" made for a not particularly comfortable nights sleep (we were informed at check-out that if we'd paid more we could have had a larger bed!!!!). Otherwise adequate accomodation for the 3 nights stay, but not blown away."…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct 2019

Hilborough Swan Inn
The Bell Hotel Thetford by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
King Street, Thetford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £55 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
3.6/5Good! (251 reviews)

"Nice pub / restaurant near a great scenic walking path near the river. Rooms were outdated, but clean, comfortable, and priced accordingly."…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2020

The Bell Hotel Thetford by Greene King Inns
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Where should we stay in Thetford?

If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the welcoming destination of Thetford is a good choice. The forests, gardens and coffee shops are just a few of the things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Take to the air and fly into Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), which is located 26 mi (41.8 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Thetford, you might want to consider one of the 10 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Families on holiday have good things to say about these types of accommodation:

Elveden Inn – Offers a restaurant, free parking and free full breakfast. Guests like the clean rooms and quiet location at this 5-star inn.

Hilborough Swan Inn – Features a restaurant. The clean rooms and central location make this 2-star inn popular with guests.

Grange Farm House – Offers free parking, free full breakfast and babysitting services. Guests like the breakfast options at this 3-star bed & breakfast.

The Olde Windmill Inn – Features a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. This 3-star inn is popular with guests for its central location.

When should we visit Thetford?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family holiday. Use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Thetford.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Driest months: September, March, February and May, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: May, April, December and August, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

What should we see and do in Thetford?

Charles Burrell Museum and Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life are interesting attractions that you and your family may enjoy exploring while you are staying in Thetford. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Dad's Army Museum and Thorpe Woodlands Adventure Centre.

Thetford is also well-known for its:
  • Forests
  • Countryside
  • Gardens

Getting around Thetford

To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Thetford Station. Thetford might not have as many public transport options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Frequently asked questions

What's Thetford like for family-friendly holidays?
If you’ve been thinking about a trip with your children, the welcoming destination of Thetford is a good choice. The forests, gardens and coffee shops are just a few of the things that make this the ideal place for a family holiday. Fly into Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), which is located 26 mi (41.8 km) from the city centre.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Thetford?
The Bell Hotel Thetford by Greene King Inns is a top 3-star inn on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good choices to stay with the children include Elveden Inn and Brick Kiln Farm - Campground.
How many family-friendly hotels will I find in Thetford?
Expedia has 9 family-friendly hotels and other accommodation options in Thetford.
What's the seasonal weather in Thetford?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual precipitation for Thetford is 584 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Thetford?
Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life, Thorpe Woodlands Adventure Centre and Charles Burrell Museum are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Thetford. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Dad’s Army Museum and Knettishall Heath Country Park.
What's the best way for us to get around Thetford?
To see more of the larger area, take a train from Thetford Station. Thetford might not have many public transport options to choose from, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

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