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Dog & Bear Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Square, Lenham ME17 2PG, England
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Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Lenham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
mattvinyl Ipswich, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here quite by mistake, I meant to book is into somewhere in Maidstone but I was glad it happened this way. We had a lovely evening and meal and the room was excellent. Breakfast was top notch and the staff were lovely, nothing was too much trouble. We will definitely staying there an extra time we are in... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

what a pleasure to stay in such a welcoming Hotel. We were only staying one night but found all the staff to be so helpful and friendly. Nothing seemed too much trouble for them. Well done, hopefully get a chance to go back again some time.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night on a Saturday, the car park could have been easier to find. maybe there should be instructions on the website on how to find it. we paid £80 b&b, in a standard room, which isn't unreasonable but then again I don't think it was entirely justified. Our room, no.4 had the smallest door and... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for two nights in Oct 2014,we stayed in the best room in the hotel which had a four poster bed and was spotlessly clean. We had a meal in the restaurant on Saturday night and it was very good as was the breakfast. The staff are very polite and efficient, and we wouldn't hesitate... More

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Perhaps, unusually, I arrived by train, just 33 mins from London's St Pancras International on the HS1 to Ashford International where a slow train was conveniently waiting on the adjoining platform to take me back 2 stops (10 mins) to Lenham station and a leisurely 10 min stroll to the Dog & Bear in the village centre. (By car, Lenham... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
36 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a really tradtional old beamed inn with cosy bar areas. The bedrooms are comfortable and quite spacious, including both bath and shower. The room was very quiet at night. There is a large free car park at the back. The staff were solicitous and efficient. The breakfast was copious with lots of choice. My only complaint was that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Decent pub that has rooms. Don't go in 21. Though as there is a water pump in a cupboard behind it that is very loud and once hear it you will find it hard to sleep. Clean rooms with nice decor, food in restaurant ok and good choice for breakfast. Free Cloud wifi.

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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

didn't read enough reviews before booking so writing this review whilst the revellers in the bar downstairs talk into the evening. Not ideal for business meetings the next day. The rooms are clean but smelt very musty, the pillows in the room were most unpleasant and smelt as if they had not been washed for a while, the same as... More

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Stayed for 1 night for a wedding in Lenham, most of the hotel was booked out to the wedding party. Greeted within seconds on arrival and directed to room. Rooms spacious and plenty of tea and coffee. Furniture could do with update to match modern wallpaper but slept well and room had everything needed. Breakfast was lovely, choice of cooked... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We recently stayed here on route home from the Eurotunnel. We were booked elsewhere but we stayed 'elsewhere' on the way down 5 days earlier and following a bad nights sleep we decided to try and find another place. Lenham itself is a nice village and the dog and bear is pretty much in the middle . There is a... More

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Address: The Square, Lenham ME17 2PG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Lenham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Dog & Bear Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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