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WE ARE OPEN FOR THOSE GUESTS WHO ARE PREMITTED TO MAKE ESSENTIAL JOURNEYS, OFFERING ROOM SERVICE OF BOTH FULL ENGLISH BREAKFAST AND SUPPER

Sending warmest wishes for a happy, healthy and safe 2021 from all the team at the Maids Head

Following the latest Government announcement on Wednesday, 23rd December, we will continue to stay open to support all those guests who are permitted to travel for essential purposes. For the comfort of our guests, we will also be providing room service of both full English breakfast along with a hearty supper menu, all delivered safely to your bedroom door. Call 01603 272007, or email reservations at [email protected] if you have any concerns, or if indeed if you would like to make a reservation. We will keep you updated and let you know as soon as we are able to throw open our doors once more.
Rest assured we have put into place all the Government’s COVID-19 Secure health and safety measures to ensure the well being of all our guests and staff.  We have also been awarded the Good to Go mark. We are continuously updating our risk assessments as the Government guidelines change.

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Celebrating Norfolk Day with Paston Footprints

Edmund Paston (Dr Rob Knee)

We joined forces with the Paston Footprints project to celebrate Norfolk Day at the hotel today with Edmund Paston’s Tombland Tales. Dr Rob Knee, dressed as Edmund Paston, gave a very entertaining talk about the Pastons, using excerpts from the letters, which brought to life the family’s ups and downs in 15th century Norwich and Norfolk.

Edmund Paston (Dr Rob Knee) and Norfolk Day guests in the Wine Press restaurant, former courtyard of the 15th century Maids Head Inn, which Edmund Paston would have known well

The Maids Head has a special link with the Paston Letters, as a letter dated 22 November 1472 features the first written mention of the Maids Head, confirming the name change of the inn from the Murtel Fish.

To celebrate this anniversary, the hotel and Paston Footprints are staging an evening with John Paston, Head of Household on 22 November 2018. The event at the Maids Head will feature a three-course dinner, poetry readings and music. Tickets are £35. For more information t. 01603 272007.

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