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Abbot's Fireside Hotel

3.0 of 5 High St, Elham CT4 6TD, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Derby, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a really nice old inn with tonnes of character. We had a very pleasant dinner in the evening. All in all a nice place to stay in a picturesque village. The only slight negative was the quality of the breakfast which didn't quite live up to expectations but could quite easily be improved. I would recommend and would... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
29 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a fantastic two day stay here in the elham valley, we were travelling round england and wales from our home in Glasgow and booked this place for two nights as it looked as though it was full of charecter and history and it certainly hit the mark with us. Elham itself is a lovely little village with close... More

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Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
32 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful olde world hotel & restaurant. The place is so full of character.The staff are warm & friendly, the rooms are nice & clean with exposed beams everywhere, the food is excellent & the wines & beer are are very good. This is tucked away in the Elham valley but not too far from either Folkestone or... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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103 reviews 103 reviews
10 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to stay if you are wandering about in Kent. We stayed here with elderly parents and had a wonderful time. Good meals, clean rooms, more English character than we could have imagined. Between the meals at the Fireside and the "other" place across the street - we had more wonderful dinners than we ever expected... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Joe and myself were visiting the village of Elham and came upon this beautiful hotel, absolutely beautiful from the outside and even nicer on the inside, we thought wed pop in for lunch and were greeted by the lovely manager called John, I cant say how friendly and helpful he was and he filled us in on all the villages... More

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UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We booked American friends into this hotel, they were thoroughly enchanted with both the ambiance of the hotel and the village itself. Nothing was too much bother for the hosts, the continental breakfast was excellent and we were all able to eat together in the restaurant of an evening, we would thoroughly recommend this hotel.

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Gloucester, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

What an utterly beautiful village and lovely hotel to stay in. Abbots' host, John, was genial without being overbearing and very attentive, as were his staff. The room (newly converted loft) was clean and roomy (with low ceilings at side but plenty of space in the middle main part of room). Only had bath, no shower though. Comfy large bed.... More

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romford
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This is a particularly attractive building with hardly a right angled wall or level floor in sight! You need to be aware of little steps waiting to catch you out all over the hotel! We were given room 'Top Right' which is a room under the eaves at the top of the hotel - obviously newly converted and with a... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Lots of character & history, staff very friendly and helpful. Food good, generous, but cooked extras not cheap. Rooms well kept. Has free wi-fi for guests. Restaurant on ground level very popular in daytime and doubles as breakfast room. 15C character maintained well.

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Kent
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We had an overnight stay at the Abbot's Fireside. The hotel is absolutely delightful and full of character. The service was excellent and staff genuinely helpful and friendly. The host, John, was extremely welcoming and made the stay feel very relaxed. We didn't have our evening meal in the restaurant but tried another local pub, so are unable to comment... More

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Address: High St, Elham CT4 6TD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Elham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Abbot's Fireside Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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