Traditional English country house
Secret Garden Spa usinghome-grown herbs
Congham Hall Country House Hotel is Norfolk's finest hotel with a spa and an award-winning restaurant. A traditional English luxury hotel, it's refurbishment is in keeping with the Georgian period of the building. Just a few miles from Sandringham, it is surrounded by parkland, manicured gardens and orchards and is famous for its specialist Herb Garden which features over 700 herbs. Spring and summer months are gorgeous with an abundance of wild flowers, horses grazing in the park and bees enjoying the Herb Garden. During the cooler months log fires burn and the aroma of home baking finds its way to every room. Long stretches of beaches with sand dunes and big blue skies make Norfolk one of the most popular counties to visit, and this family and dog friendly hotel is the perfect base from which to enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Enjoy invigorating walks along the stretches of sandy beaches (your family dog is welcome to join you!), visit the nearby stately homes or simply watch the abundance of wildlife on your doorstep. Holkham Hall with its pine-fringed shoreline, and Houghton Hall, built by Sir Robert Walpole, are both nearby as is the Queen's royal residence Sandringham. The charming market town of Burnham Market is close by and definitely worth a visit as it has some great shops and restaurants. The Secret Garden Spa is nestled in the herb garden, and the freshly picked herbs are used in a variety of the treatments offered here. It has a swimming pool, thermal suite and outdoor hottub among other fantastic facilities, and offers some truly relaxing treatments. Children are welcome to join their parents at certain times. Babysitting can also be arranged by the hotel if adults wish to spend a romantic evening alone in the restaurant or a few hours unwinding in the spa.
Herbs, salad leaves and vegetables are picked daily from the kitchen garden infusing the food with wonderful flavours. Whatever the occasion, dining at Congham Hall is a memorable one. Seasonal, local produce is used to create mouth-watering dishes. The wine list is just as outstanding with a fine selection of rare wines and vintages for special occasions or simply a treat. Leading directly onto the terrace the light and spacious restaurant enjoys a quintessentially English view of grazing horses and parkland. One of the best afternoon teas we have come across can be savoured at Congham Hall, don't leave without enjoying this tantalising experience. This Chic Retreat can accommodate food intolerance, allergies and diets such as coeliac and lactose free as well as vegetarian or vegan. A high tea is served for young children at 5.30pm. Booking is recommended.
Congham Hall, Grimston, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, United Kingdom
By Car Congham Hall is located off the A148 6 miles north-east of King’s Lynn and 100 miles from London. At the interchange of the A47/A149/A10 on the outskirts of King’s Lynn, follow the A149 (sign-posted Hunstanton) to the interchange with the A148 (Cromer/Fakenham/Sandringham)and take the 3rd exit at the roundabout onto the A148. Follow the A148 for approx 300 metres and turn right. it is sign-posted ‘Grimston and Congham Hall Herb Gardens’. After approx 2.5 miles, you will see the entrance to Congham Hall on your left as you enter the village of Grimston. NB. Do not go into the village of Congham, the hotel is located in the village of Grimston, satellite navigation systems will often try to take you to St Andrews Lane which is located at the rear of the estate, the hotel is on Lynn Road, Grimston. By Train 110 minutes from London King’s Cross to King’s Lynn. By Air 45 minutes from Norwich Airport, 125 miles from London Heathrow, 155 miles from London Gatwick. Heli-pad on site. Helipad The hotel can provide you with our helipad coordinates, which is located at the back of the hotel.
Norwich, 45 minutes by car
Heathrow, 2 hours 30 minutes by car
There 15 rooms and suites at Congham Hall and another 11 Garden Rooms each with their own private garden. All of the en-suite rooms are decorated to the very highest standards in a traditional English style, with luxurious fabrics, comfortable beds and period furniture. The rooms at the front have views into the walled garden and cricket pitch and those at the back look across lawns and parkland. Egyptian bed linen, fluffy bath robes and home made pot pourri using flowers and herbs from the gardens are just some of the personal touches guests can enjoy during their stay.
A debit or credit card (Visa, MasterCard) is required to charge the deposit to
Check-in time: 3pm
Check-out time: 11am
The ability to accommodate requests for early check-in or late check-out is based on hotel occupancy. The hotel will try to be as accommodating as possible; however, there are some days when flexibility to the normal times simply cannot be achieved. Please notify us of your request as soon as possible if you require an early check-in or a later departure. The hotel are of course happy to store luggage and you are more than welcome to arrive early or stay later and use the hotel facilities.
Dogs are welcome to stay in one of our dog friendly rooms, we make a nominal charge of £10 per dog, per night.
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Special benefits only guests booking through Chic Retreats obtain.
If you find your stay cheaper elsewhere we will give you £50 towards your next stay with us.