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The Dukes Head Hotel

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The Duke's Head 5-6 Tuesday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 1JS England See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
30 Sep1 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for two nights , on arrival we were greeted with having to pay £25 downpayment in case we had anything in hotel , £20 for 2 nights parking, internet didn’t work which we asked about at reception but no...More

Thank Milo060606
Response from Laura D D, General Manager at The Dukes Head HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Milo060606, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at the Dukes Head. I am sorry that we did meet your expectations during your stay. I appreciate the feedback. The room trays are there for your convenience, However, if you...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely entrance and layout looks very posh that’s what you think you are paying for,breakfast is lovely to,then the was no where to park and the room was big but dated ,bed was hard ,no extracting fan in the bathroom so you couldn’t see in...More

Thank Barry A
Response from Laura D D, General Manager at The Dukes Head HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Barry A, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your stay at the Dukes Head. I am pleased you enjoyed our beautiful public areas. I am disappointed that you were not happy with your room. I am please that you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

So sorry for the late review - we visited in March 2018 as a surprise for my husband's retirement. There were 19 in our party and 2 tables were set up in a separate room for us. The food was delicious and the service was...More

Thank bizyboz
Response from Laura D D, General Manager at The Dukes Head HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear bizyboz, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. I am very pleased that you enjoyed you experience with us. I will pass on your lovely comments to Becky & James. I do hope that we will see you again soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have always wanted to stay here. So booked online and understood that they would preauthorise my card so didn't expect them to do again when i checked in. Ok i should get it back but thats not the point. The room smelt very musty, even...More

Thank baz65204
Response from Laura D D, General Manager at The Dukes Head HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Baz65204, Thank you for taking the time to rewview your experience at the Dukes Head. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We only pre authorise cards on checking rather than on booking. I do hope you will try...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rooms are ok, very clean but the WiFi is either poor or nonexistent. Breakfast very good, friendly staff and pretty good bar too. Close to many bars and restaurants and as usual with all hotels, frequented by morons who slam their doors at all times...More

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Response from Laura D D, General Manager at The Dukes Head HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tim G, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Dukes Head Hotel. I am pleased that you found the rooms clean & the staff friendly. The wifi issue has now been addressed. I do hope you will visit us...More

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Located in the heart of King's Lynn old town and overlooking the historic market place, the Duke's Head is perfect for discovering what Norfolk has to offer to the business and leisure traveller. Since Georgian ...More times, this impressive classical building has welcomed visitors including Princess Victoria and Sir Robert Walpole (generally considered to be the first Prime Minister of Great Britain) in considerable comfort and style.Its location overlooking the ancient market place in the centre of King's Lynn would have denoted its importance in a town peppered with fine historic buildings. The Duke's Head is located walking distance away from King's Lynn station, nightlife, restaurants, bars and leisure club. Kings Lynn is serviced by regular trains to London and serves as an ideal location for discovering Norfolk. North Norfolk is an ideal tourist destination. Whether you enjoy the lively atmosphere and entertainment offered by traditional seaside resorts, the tranquility of the small fishing villages, which spring to life at high tide, you can't help but be impressed by the beautiful coastline and the fascinating history of its towns. The Hotel has recently benefited from a 3 million pound refurbishment. Less
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Also Known As
Elizabeth Dukes Head Hotel
Dukes Head Kings Lynn
United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > King's Lynn
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7 April 2017|
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Response from noxid1 | Reviewed this property |
At the Dukes Head they do have parking which is at the rear of the hotel but there are a limited number of spaces. Last time I used the parking facilities it was free to guests but you may need a code to exit once you depart.
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19 November 2016|
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Response from jennysweeney67 | Reviewed this property |
They never respond , Debbie. Management doesn't care judging by the responses to Feedback. I feel the tactic is that it just looks good responding to Customer Feedback on TripAdvisor rather than taking the actions required... More
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"Never rooms 101 or 201. Rooms at the back quieter & some overlook either the pub beer garden or the car..."
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"Be aware there is no air conditioning"
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"The car park is round the back of the hotel ."
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"If you tall, ask for a lower floor room and if the weather is warm, take a portable fan"
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