The Blog

Maids Head Hotel Spring Babies’ Celebration

13th April 2018

Six hotel staff have had babies in recent months. The new arrivals, parents and siblings were invited to the hotel for a special afternoon tea celebration on 12 April, hosted by General Manager, Christine Malcolm. Read more »

The Watts Family

The Watts Family Returns to Palace Street

8th March 2018

In February we were delighted to welcome 13 members of the Watts family for Sunday lunch, all descendants of Arthur and Mary Ann Watts who ran a bakery, and lived in what is now the Maids Head’s Palace Street wing, during the early decades of the 20th century.Read more »

New Maids Head Mugs Feature City College Student’s Illustration

15th September 2017

Hannah Barnes won a competition earlier this year, run in conjunction with City College Norwich Art and Design students, for an illustration of the Maids Head to be printed on new mugs, which are now in the hotel’s 84 bedrooms, as part of the tea and coffee making facility. The mugs are also on sale in reception. She is pictured with the new mugs, featuring her illustration of the front of the hotel.Read more »