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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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the Dog and Bear for the weekend of my daughter's wedding along with members of our families. We cannot fault the hotel in any way- the rooms were lovely, as was the food on Saturday evening and the breakfasts were superb. However it was the quality of service which really made our stay. The staff could not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night , very welcoming host, beautifully appointed room (no 21) with large comfortable bed and lovely en-suite. Had dinner and breakfast in the quaint dining room. Both meals were excellent with very attentive and friendly staff. Have booked for lunch on Christmas Eve with our family we enjoyed it so much.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely room, the bed was huge and the most comfortable bed ive ever stayed in! The food was lovely we had an evening meal and the breakfast there is plenty to choose from and the staff can't do enough for you, we have stayed their twice now and will be returning.

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Dover, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a typical double fronted Kent pub. Bar in the middle, and areas to both sides. One side as is very typically 21st century, has the area dedicated to dining. The other side is more of a traditional pub with a wall mounted tv and games area. Perhaps not contemporary, but it is offering function over form, and does... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 November 14, 2014

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
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

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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13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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36 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 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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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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