We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Mistley Thorn

Traveller (73)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (12)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
High Street, Mistley CO11 1HE England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
27 Jan28 Jan
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 155.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Mistley hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0ba62caeaef645c7b83a9c22e3410a8c", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":549677,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[114994943],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":1,"year":2019},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":1,"year":2019},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":155,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"0ba62caeaef645c7b83a9c22e3410a8c","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":155,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":155,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"The Mistley Thorn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjBiYTYyY2FlYWVmNjQ1YzdiODNhOWMyMmUzNDEwYThjIiwiQUlLIjoiY2E3OWU3OWVhYjAwNGYzYzg1MmY1MTkyNDY1NzAxZDgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "27/01/2019", "checkOut": "28/01/2019", "lowestPrice": "US$ 155", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"114994943":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (325)
Filter reviews
324 results
Traveller rating
206
82
27
4
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
206
82
27
4
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews mistley thorn mussels stour estuary dedham vale homemade biscuits large bathroom top floor cheesecake varied menu north essex breakfast and dinner poached eggs comfortable rooms enjoyable stay cooked breakfast wisley flatford
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 324 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unpretentious and really good, interesting menu of much locally sourced quality ingredients, and an excellent value well selected wine list. There is a cooker school here too and no wonder it's a popular venue. Book well ahead for a weekend table or room for an...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Oldungrey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Thorn before, as it's convenient for the ferry at Harwich, and we were not disappointed this time. The bedroom was thoughtfully equipped, with a lovely hot shower for recovering from the foul weather which coincided with our weekend. In winter,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank GehrysWhale2
Reviewed 9 December 2018

We went with some friends who stay there couple of months ago and they recommend mistley thorn for dinner on Sunday, my experience was second to none,the food was so fantastic I had the roast beef it was so nice I could have eaten it...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank MarkMarkMark1963
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Had Sunday lunch with friends it was just amazing food was lovely as was the staff We stayed in September for 2 nights that was lovely Re bad reviews I’m shocked. But defo no the case We will be back The roast beef was lovely...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Gary7891
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Having had a wonderful first time experience at The Thorn, I was eager to return. Despite having made a lunch booking we were waved vaguely towards an unset table with bench seating. Our waitress wasn't welcoming or particularly friendly. I had the impression that she...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank jools656
View more reviews
About
Description
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. More 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. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$ 133 - US$ 199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Mistley Thorn Hotel Mistley
,
The Hotel Mistley
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Mistley
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$ 133 - US$ 199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Mistley Thorn Hotel Mistley
,
The Hotel Mistley
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Mistley
Photos
Traveller (73)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (12)
Pool & Beach (2)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Travelodge Ipswich Capel St Mary
167 reviews
6.69 km away
Maison Talbooth
356 reviews
6.87 km away
Milsoms Hotel
252 reviews
7.47 km away
The Court House
137 reviews
7.68 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6 nearby restaurants
The Mistley Thorn Restaurant
442 reviews
.00 km away
Lucca
614 reviews
.97 km away
Riverside Fish & Chips
100 reviews
1.57 km away
The Tea-House at Mistley Quay
129 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3 nearby attractions
Mistley Kitchen
14 reviews
.14 km away
The Red Lion
55 reviews
1.04 km away
Flatford Mill
803 reviews
4.64 km away
Essex Cut Price Airgun Firing Range
5 reviews
5.64 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Mistley Thorn staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Just amazing"
Gary7891
9 Dec 2018
Read review
"Ask for the apartments across the street they are rommier"
517Dissatisfied
31 Oct 2018
Read review
"A view over the estuary"
131christophers
30 Jul 2018
Read review
"Good views from the front of the hotel"
405RichardB405
20 Oct 2017
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing