The Chequers Inn - hotel, restaurant and bar in Thornham on the North Norfolk coast

Dating back to the 16th century, this pretty village inn on the North Norfolk coast is a welcoming sight for visitors wanting somewhere enticing to stay, relax and enjoy a great meal in comfort. Combining rustic charm and contemporary style, The Chequers Inn has a compelling atmosphere making it popular with both locals and visitors from further afield.

Inside you will find a traditional bar with a warm country feel, a vast open fire and low beamed ceiling. Enjoy a pint of real ale and a pub meal by the crackling fire, or try the a la carte menu with daily changing specials in the contemporary dining room. If you are looking for a unique setting for a group gathering, celebration or party our charming courtyard with two cedar wood pavilions offers one of the best al fresco dining experiences on the Norfolk coast.

There are also 11 stylish bedrooms, recently refurbished with a coastal theme. The luxurious rooms and en-suite bathrooms offer contemporary 21st century comfort and style to relish in.

The Chequers Inn in Thornham is perfectly placed for exploring the subtle beauty of the North Norfolk coast. The stunning beaches of Brancaster and Holkham are close by, as are the nature reserves at RSPB Titchwell and Holme or visit numerous historic houses, including the royal estate at Sandringham. Try the art galleries and delicatessens of Burnham Market or the craft shops and local food stores of Wells- next- the- Sea. 

WHETHER YOU'RE SEEKING A ROMANTIC WEEKEND, A WALKER’S PARADISE, VISITING THE AREA ON BUSINESS OR JUST A RELAXING HOLIDAY BREAK, THE CHEQUERS INN, THORNHAM, IS A PERFECT COASTAL HIDEAWAY

Latest offers

Up to 50% off in winter

Stays from £75 per couple, including breakfast.

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Lazy Sundays & Mondays

A relaxing break from £149 per couple, including dinner and breakfast.

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Latest News

Head Chef, Shayne Wood talks about his food, his passion and his team

22nd June 2017

“I chose The Chequers Inn as a new challenge for myself, it was exciting to start something completely new and build a reputation working for a great company” says Shayne. Together with his team, Shayne continues to develop menus and food reputation at The Chequers.

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Our guests' favourite places to visit in North Norfolk

12th June 2017

Our team here at The Chequers Inn, hotel and restaurant in Thornham, often get asked for recommendations of things to do in the area, so we decided to share tips from our guests' who have recently been exploring the area.

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Meet the maker: Stanhoe Pottery

26th May 2017

We visited Geraldine Clark, the lady behind our unique and wonderful coffee and tea pots, cups and plates at The Chequers Inn to discover more about her pottery, her passion and her techniques.

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