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The George Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Market Street, Hatherleigh EX20 3JN, England
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Hatherleigh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We stayed overnight on13/6/15 In room No 1 Fantastic room, great food, We would definitely stay again in the future. Couldn't fault anything. Power shower in the en suite, bath (big) in the room, four poster bed, very clean, Wonderful stay.

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Alton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Rooms were great, service was excellent, food was disappointing (evening meal and breakfast). The scrambled eggs looked and tasted like they had been made the night before and reheated in the microwave!

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We have just returned after staying 3 nights to attend a Wedding in the village. On arrival we were upgraded to a better room than we had booked on late rooms at no extra charge. Room was immaculate, beautiful furniture and decor.Excellent choice of food at breakfast and of a high standard. Evening meal was again excellent and value for... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

This should be a wow hotel. Full of history and character but it lacks something. The bar was empty by 9pm on a Friday and Saturday night. We stayed for 2 nights and went to another bar for drinks and to eat as it had no character in the bar. The building had character but the atmosphere does not. It... More 

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Lincs
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We traveled to Hatherleigh for a family birthday celebration and were booked into The George sight unseen. It turned out to be a very pleasant surprise. The hotel looks and feels authentically old but the bedrooms are modern, comfortable and clean. The bathroom was huge and a complete contrast to most English hotels. The bed was gigantic and very comfortable.... More 

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Portsmouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Wonderful old Inn, beautifully renovated. Bedroom was lovely, staff fantastic and a great location to visit the stunning Devon countryside. Food good and hearty. A real English gem that I hugely recommend! Will be back ourselves for sure!

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We stayed here again because the staff were so welcoming the last time we were here. Our room, number 5, was beautifully decorated, very clean and tidy, hairdryer, spacious bathroom with a powerful shower, lots of storage space. Rooms very private and quiet. Bar area can get quite lively but couldn't hear anything from our room, we were directly above... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I'm so impressed with the George - considering it was burnt to the ground in 2008, and rebuilt over the following two years, it still has the appearance of an authentically old building, with its thick stone walls and beams riddled with woodworm! That's true of the bar and restaurant area anyway. But when you enter one of the bedrooms,... More 

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Nottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

From the moment we arrived it became obvious we were going to enjoy our stay. The bar and restaurant had just the right feel about it that made you feel comfortable. This hotel has been refitted following being destroyed by fire a few years ago, and what a lovely job they have done. All the staff were extremely friendly and... More 

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South Hams, Devon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This was our second time staying at The George and we were not disappointed. The hotel is very ably run by a team of staff who are friendly and helpful. The rooms are smart, clean and warm with a very comfortable bed. There is ample parking behind the pub. The restaurant serves well priced, beautifully cooked food and the choice... More 

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