New rooms unveiled at Norfolk boutique hotel after £675,000 investment

PUBLISHED: 14:25 07 June 2018 | UPDATED: 11:08 09 June 2018

The Globe Inn, Wells. Picture: Ian Burt

The Globe Inn, Wells. Picture: Ian Burt

A boutique hotel has been renovated as part of a £675,000 investment project.

Plans to introduce 12 new bedrooms at the Globe Inn, The Buttlands, Wells, were revealed last October, alongside a new-look restaurant and courtyard with traditional Italian wood-fired pizza oven.

The new rooms are part of the transformation of the former 19th century coach house and 1900s touring theatre and cabaret into 12 new rooms.

The new rooms will be launched at an evening event on June 21 and Stephen Bournes, who owns the hotel/restaurant/pub with wife Antonia, said: “This is a hugely exciting chapter for us and the future of The Globe Inn. We always knew we wanted to invest long-term in this lovely building and we’re very proud to have achieved all this in six months.”

The couple bought the hotel in 2013 and won Best Independent Hotel at the EDP Visit Norfolk Tourism Awards in 2015.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Fakenham and Wells Times. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Latest from the Fakenham and Wells Times