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Dundas Arms

53 Station Road, Kintbury RG17 9UT, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Annie P Newbury, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Newbury, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As other reviewers have noted, the Dundas could be so much more. It has an amazing location, next to a canal in a picturesque village, but it does not meet expectations. The food is average and overpriced at best, and the service is variable. It seems to have a never ending roster of staff - some are pleasant and knowledgeable... More

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Dundas Arms improved greatly a couple of years ago, at last making the most of the setting and enhancing the restaurant, so we chose it for our special anniversary celebration which took place three weeks ago. It is also a lovely 2 hour walk through beautiful Berkshire from our house in Newbury, which ticks our boxes nicely. There were... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've stayed a couple of times and both times the rooms were charming, clean, very well appointed and homely. I love the humour of having a gun safe in each of the hunting themed rooms. Well recommended and now the place I will try and stay in each time I visit.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Judging from what is suggested in other reviews and what we found out during our visit, this place has had difficulties living up to the promise of its excellent location and attractive building. From what we experienced, it seems to have turned a corner. We stayed two nights for a large celebration and enjoyed one of the downstairs rooms which... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub/hotel is a lovely building in a great setting. Unfortunately the service/facilities provided are not good enough for the prices charged. Booked 2 rooms in June. Encountered five members of staff during our stay. Staff 1- shown to one room and given one key, even though on arrival we told him we had booked 2 rooms. When shown to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here in June - Hotel is situated on the Kennet/Avon canal and has a very pretty garden. Our room - I believe was called a 'Cottage room' overlooked a side canal and we were treated to visits by ducks/moorhens and garden birds. However, our room was disappointing in that there was not any finishing touches - no fridge,... More

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Met with 2 friends for a meal.Went to order at 7.50,as sat outside and told to come back at 8 as the Chef was too busy.! They wouldn,t take our order and keep it to pass onto the chef until 8.We couldn't,t see any logic to their answer.Went back at 8 and ordered 3salads.took 45 minutes for the food to... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Unfortunately arriving at the beautifully set Dundas Arms was the best part of the visit as it went rapidly downhill from there. Having chosen a seat in the pleasant but overgrown garden we were disappointed to be told that there was a 30 minute wait before we could at least place an order. We bought some drinks and returned to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

How can this only have 3.5 stars!! They claim to be a pub with rooms so I was unsure what to expect other than not much to be honest. How wrong was I? A group of us came for a day fly fishing (less than 5 minutes away) and stayed here the night prior. We started with drinks and dinner... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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27 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Stopped off here for the night on a cycle tour and what a welcome break it was. We sampled the pub, the food, the rooms and the brekkie in the morning. All were pretty damn good and overall made for an excellent stay here. They've got a great big beer garden out the back, which captures the summer evening sun.... More

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Address: 53 Station Road, Kintbury RG17 9UT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Kintbury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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The Dundas Arms is a country dining pub perched on a sliver of land sandwiched between the River Kennet and the Kennet and Avon canal. we offer 8 beautifully appointed en-suite rooms where home from home comfort with a modern twist is our philosophy. Each of our rooms features stunning Barnaby Gates wallpaper, lavish curtains, country house style furniture as well as luxurious en-suite bathrooms with toiletries by Branche d'Olive. Many of the rooms also come with their own private terrace overlooking the canal. The pub is filled with nooks and crannies complete with an antique penny bar, large fireplaces and nicely decorated dining rooms.You will find traditional pub classic dishes sitting alongside finer dining a la carte dishes in the restaurant. Our Chef uses the best quality ingredients locally sourced. ... more   less 
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