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The Fairway, Barnsley

3.0 of 5 Elmhirst Lane, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 4LS, England (Formerly New Country Inns - Barnsley & The Bluebell Inn )
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I read the reviews a few days before we were due to go even though we had already booked a few weeks earlier and considered cancelling and going elsewhere I wished I had!!!! the room was very tired and dated with a tiny tv. The breakfast was a joke. we ordered only to see other tables who had ordered after... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is fab! 2 4 1 on meals weekdays!!! And the food is lovely. Gorgeous homemade pub grub :-) will be coming back! However ordering at the bar is abit of a pain, when your half way through your meal and have to get up and go to the bar to get another drink

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Noisy hotel room, average food quality. I needed to change some euro to sterling to catch a cab and the staff at the reception said we don't accept euro!! What a joke, where are these people leaving? In a world of their own. I will definately not be staying in this hotel again and neither any of the Maltese people... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The catering in this place is out of this world. Excellent food, great value for money, great portion sizes and quite well served. The staff are friendly and reasonably competent. The accomodation is very poor. The floors creak badly, any movement next to or above your room will keep you awake. The kettle would only work if you held the... More

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Liverpool
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11 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed one night for a birthday party in the ballroom. Rather basic but all fairly straightforward. A faulty TV remote got sorted out immediately. The single bed (in a twin room) really was very narrow and could be a problem for some people, though I personally had a good night's sleep. As someone else has said, the floorboards were remarkably... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at The Fairway for 1 night whilst attending a tribute night - which was a good night excellent value for money. The room was dated with creaky floorboards, no shower gel in the container on the wall in the bathroom, and a very poor shower, at best a mere dribble !! We didn't eat so cant comment on the... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was working at nearby vets and my agency booked me in to the Fairyway. I was greeted immediately at the reception and given a large spacious family room with a lovely comfortable bed, coffee and tea facilities, good size bathroom and a tv with large variety of channels. I stared work at 9 so left about 8.30;. there was... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Booked in at 1900hrs on Sunday 10th August - the receptionist was the laziest I have ever come across in my life. After 4 attempts to gain entry to my booked room because she was incapable of giving me the correct key - I left and returned to my cousin's house 49miles down the M1 to Matlock. This receptionist has... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

this was my first visit to the fairway my wife had been many times the day was Wednesday so it was two for one what a treat we had fish & chips they where best and mushey peas huge portions less than £10 for both the setting was great and the drinks very good it gets my vote looking forward... More

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Peterborough
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The staff were very helpful and friendly. However, the bed squeaked every time either of us moved, the smoke alarm was flashing all night, the door let a lot of light in from the hallway all night, the kettle looked a bit limescaly inside and the tv remote didn't have a cover over the batteries. It looks like it was... More

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Address: Elmhirst Lane, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 4LS, England (Formerly New Country Inns - Barnsley & The Bluebell Inn )
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > South Yorkshire > Barnsley > Dodworth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Fairway, Barnsley 3*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
New Country Inns - Barnsley And The Bluebell Inn
New Country Inns - Barnsley & The Bluebell Hotel Barnsley
Barnsley Country Inn
The Fairway, Barnsley Dodworth

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