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4.7 out of 5 Exceptional
49 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Breakfast Available
Room service


Explore the area

Popular LocationWatton Clock Tower7 min drive
Popular LocationChurch of St Peter and St Paul8 min drive
Popular LocationSwaffham Golf Club8 min drive
AirportNorwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.)53 min drive

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  • Executive Double Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 107 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 118 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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About this area


The Olde Windmill Inn is located in Thetford. St. Martin Cathedral and Oxburgh Hall are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Wayland Wood and Gooderstone Water Gardens. Melsop Farm Park and Go Ape Thetford are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Watton Clock Tower - 7 min drive
  • Church of St Peter and St Paul - 8 min drive
  • Gooderstone Water Gardens - 8 min drive
  • Swaffham Golf Club - 8 min drive
  • Wayland Wood - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Brandon Station - 13 min drive
  • AirportLondon (STN-Stansted) - 70 min drive


  • Twenty Churchwardens - 6 min drive
  • Express Fish Bar - 7 min drive
  • The East Garden - 7 min drive
  • Babaco - 7 min drive
  • Mother Hubbards - 7 min drive

About this property

The Olde Windmill Inn

3.5-star inn in Thetford with free parking
Along with 3 bars/lounges, this inn has a meeting room and wedding services. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free manager's reception are also provided. Other amenities include a garden. All 15 rooms offer free WiFi, room service (during limited hours) and TVs with digital channels. Egyptian cotton sheets, coffee/tea makers and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Olde Windmill Inn offers 15 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. Televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and hairdryers.

This Thetford inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: GBP 7.50 per person
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 1 meeting room


  • Garden


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities


  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating


  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels


  • 32-inch TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water


  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 5 per pet, per night

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for GBP 5 per night

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: GBP 7.50 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 5 per pet, per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 5 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds

Property is also known as

Olde Windmill Inn Thetford
Olde Windmill Thetford
Olde Windmill Inn
Olde Windmill
The Olde Windmill Inn Inn
The Olde Windmill Inn Thetford
The Olde Windmill Inn Inn Thetford

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Olde Windmill Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Olde Windmill Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Olde Windmill Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Olde Windmill Inn pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of GBP 5 per pet, per night.
How much is parking at The Olde Windmill Inn?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Olde Windmill Inn?
Check-in begins at 2 PM.
What time is check-out at The Olde Windmill Inn?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does The Olde Windmill Inn provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is The Olde Windmill Inn located?
Situated in Thetford, this inn is within 6 miles (10 km) of Watton Clock Tower, Swaffham Museum and Market Square. Church of St Peter and St Paul and Wayland Wood are also within 6 miles (10 km).
49 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
very pleasant rural setting with good sized parking area. located on the outskirts of the villiage.over priced beers and wines. £8 per large glass of white wine. other local pubs were cheaper. same brewary chain.
Stayed 6 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Highly recommend!
It was a wonderful stay! Thank you to the brilliant staff. We had a fantastic time!
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff very helpful and friendly, excellent food and really enjoyed our stay.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019

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