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The Dog Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   37 Hedingham Road, Halstead CO9 2DB, England
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Ranked #3 of 5 Halstead B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
nicoworld Devon, UK
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Devon, UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was great to receive such a warm welcome. Just stayed the 1nt in a small twin room. It was fine for our needs, comfy beds and clean. Spent the evening in the bar having a few drinks and chatting with the friendly locals, it was a fun evening with great music!! Great breakfast too. Thank you to Rachel and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I have known this pub and B&B for many years. It is just recovering from a period when it was allowed to run down. Happily, the trend is now reversed and it is now immaculately clean and the service is excellent. The breakfast is first class, a real full English of the old fashioned type. During the working week the... More

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ufford, suffolk
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My wife and I stayed one night in order to attend a nearby wedding. The welcome from the lady staff member was excellent, she could not have been more helpful. However, the good experiences ended here. The room was TINY, there were no wardrobes, no hooks anywhere to hang our clothes, the furniture was non existent, the shower worked intermittently,... More

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hampshire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We stayed only one night thankfully! We felt it was more for working men than couples as the notice on the door to the rooms read "please take your work boots off before entering!" The room was clean but tired and our television was black and white and it kept making strange popping noises! We had no heat except for... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

The single room is very tired looking and needs attention. I can cope with dated decor but it would be simple and inexpensive to provide a decent (non lumpy) bed and a new (non sticky) carpet. I got several bites on the lower leg by something during my stay. The plumbing in this room was interesting and completing my shower... More

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neil r, Owner at The Dog Inn, responded to this review

Hi Karen, I'm sorry to hear that your stay wasn't quite what you expected, we do reflect the fact that the rooms are in need of updating in our very reasonable prices and I'm happy that we have the balance correct. The rooms have been fully checked and there is nothing in there that could cause you to be bitten... More

Jersey, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Stayedtwo night room five family room for weding in close by topesfield Great mNager Rachel housekeeper bed food breckie best stay ever very close to village shops central no noise even as on top pub great can't wait to come back x

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neil r, Owner at The Dog Inn, responded to this review

Hi Joan, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback, great to hear that you enjoyed your stay, I hope the wedding was fun! More

Brixham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Had a lovely stay at the Dog Inn. Nice warm welcome on arrival and very helpful staff. Only stayed for one night en route to a wedding nearby. Room was lovely and quiet and clean. Nice ensuite and tea and coffee making facilities ( and biscuits too !). Fabulous breakfast the following morning,full English, plenty of toast and huge pot... More

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neil r, Owner at The Dog Inn, responded to this review

Hi Nikki, Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much, customer service (and a hearty breakfast) is very important to us and I'm delighted to hear that you were so well looked after. Hopefully we'll see you again soon for the next wedding! Best regards, The Dog Inn team. More

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We stayed for one night on the 1st February 2014. Really warm welcome from the staff. We had a family room, which consisted of one double bed and two single beds. We had on en suite bathroom which had a bath and a shower. The shower was ok but ran hot and cold and the sealant on the bath was... More

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neil r, Owner at The Dog Inn, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your review, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us. The bath repair is scheduled for this week and we have refurbishment plans that include tv upgrades planned and are reflecting this in our current room rates. All in all it sounds like you had a nice stay with us and we hope to see... More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

A warm welcome. It is a great friendly pub. Room was fine, bathroom small but it does the job. Lovely filling breakfast. Enjoyable stay will visit again. Halstead is an interesting town and plenty to do locally

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neil r, Owner at The Dog Inn, responded to this review

Hi Deb, Thank you for your review, i'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the team's hospitality. We never like to see anyone go home hungry so I'm pleased you enjoyed our breakfast! Hope to see you again soon. Best regards More

Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

My father and I have been staying here regularly for many years now, its a good & friendly place to stay, excellent choice of beers, and a hearty breakfast! Halstead is a nice town and The Dog Inn is only a two minute walk from some restaurants on the high street (the Thai light and the curry cottage being our... More

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neil r, Owner at The Dog Inn, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for taking time to post your review of the Dog, I'm delighted that you think we offer value for money and very happy that you like the beers we're so proud of! See you again soon. More

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Additional Information about The Dog Inn

Address: 37 Hedingham Road, Halstead CO9 2DB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Halstead
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Halstead
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Dog Inn 3*
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