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The Mistley Thorn

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Room & Suite (32)
Dining (12)
Certificate of Excellence

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The Mistley Thorn is located in the centre of the historic coastal village of Mistley and is two minutes walk from Mistley station, which has direct services to Colchester, Harwich and London Liverpool Street. Built as a coaching inn circa 1723, The Mistley Thorn offers award-winning dining and accommodation in tastefully designed surroundings opposite the River Stour. American born executive chef Sherri Singleton has developed a menu using the best of the area’s seasonal produce.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
HOTEL CLASS

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Full view
51Somewhat walkable
Grade: 51 out of 100
98Restaurantswithin 10 km
33Attractionswithin 10 km
329Reviews
88Photos
0Q+A
94Room tips
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Our dinner at the Mistley Thorn was excellent. I visited with locals on a Monday night, it was reasonably quiet but out the back there was a belated Christmas party going on and they were having fun. The staff were lovely and attentive and couldn't do enough for us. We had
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Lovely restaurant, lovely staff, lovely view. Room 7 has sloping walls and floor, and is just that bit too small. Had to ask for bathroom to be cleaned and then had to finish the job myself. Had I been smaller I may not have seen the cobwebs and what looked like a bogey left by
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My husband has been here several times and raves about the food, but yesterday was my first visit. All four starters were fabulous and it boded well for the main course. The vegetarian options were amazing and our two veggies thoroughly enjoyed their main course. But oh
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The staff at the Mistley Thorn are attentive and helpful. The food was good, especially the mackerel rillette. They serve later than most other restaurants and tea rooms in the area so they are a welcome sight to a hungry traveler.
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Each time I eat here I am blown away by the presentation and quaility of the food and menu. Fresh and seasonal, it’s hard to choose what to eat. My husband usually has the fish and I usually have meat. There is always vegetarian options and gluten intolerant is not a problem.
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Lovely view of Robert Adam's fountain and bathhouse
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"Unless you are 5ft or under, thin and agile, avoid Room 7 or wear a helmet."
"Just amazing"
"Ask for the apartments across the street they are rommier"
"A view over the estuary"
"Good views from the front of the hotel"
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PRICE RANGE
US$136 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the mistley thorn hotel mistleythe hotel mistley
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandMistley
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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