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111 High Street, Desborough, Kettering NN14 2ND, England
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The Kings Arms
Ranked #2 of 2 Desborough B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Derby
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My family stayed for one night this great pub and we all felt as if we were regulars there. Our group of six adults and one child was very warmly welcomed. Monty couldn't have done more to make our stay any better. We were warned that the rooms were basic but we found them adequate. Monty procured an air bed... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Would most heartily recommend the Kings Arms to stay. Welcoming with genuinely friendly and lovely staff, great Landlord and barmaid. Nothing was too much for them, just wish we could have stopped longer. Will definitely stop again. Thank you for a lovely stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Was driving though Desborough, when i noticed the kings arms was re-opened. Noticed a board outside, now serving food 12-9 Monday-Saturday & 12-5 Sunday. popped in for something to eat with my wife and child. We ordered 6oz steak ( cooked perfection as requested) and my wife ordered fish & chips. both meal was beautiful and would recommend going. i... More

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England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

Had a meal at the Kings Arms in Desborough, the prawns were like rubber, the beef was very very chewy, vegetables were rock solid and roast potatoes had been reheated then fried in a roasting pan on top of a gas cooker. absolutely awful. would not recommend to my worst enemy. I complained about it to the landlord he never... More

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8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

Very cheap indeed, at the price the cheap lumpy beds, thin old pillows, mean towels, grotty carpet etc were what I expected. What was not acceptable was the poor cleanliness, ie scummy sink, rings from previous teacups and worse of all, skid marks in the loo! The "free WIFI" did not exist, and the walls were extremely thin - the... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Paying only £30 for a double room for the night, I wasn't expecting much, but it was better than expected. Double bed was comfy, heating effective, bathroom clean and functional. It was also remarkably quiet, except for the noise of the room upstairs and someone banging to be let in at midnight and out again at 6am. Downside--bottom sheet didn't... More

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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012 via mobile

For a short stay this is great value basic and clean have stayed on several occasions now , car parking ame landlord and lady friendly and helpful breakfast great and Sunday lunch amazing value no stress sime filling and value on the doorstep worth a stay :)

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
18 hotel reviews
623 helpful votes 623 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

At £25 a night i didnt know what to expect but was pleasantly suprised. Room was clean and tidy with a double bed not two singles pushed together and a en suite. The only problem i had was they wasnt doing food that night or breakfast in the morning as manager was going on holiday and decided to close the... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

Pub just been refurbished food was excellent has changed name now the kings arms. Really enjoyed my stay here

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pen y bont
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2010

Plus points Staff friendly. negative points, rooms not cleaned for 4 days, showers , toilets not cleaned, no soap available in en suite, one towel for 5 days, bins not emptied,, beds not made or clean linen supplied, smoke alarm covered with plastic bag, dirty carpets in rooms and not cleaned during 5 day stay. one parent family living a... More

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Address: 111 High Street, Desborough, Kettering NN14 2ND, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Kettering > Desborough

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