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The Dog & Gun Country Inn

Cooper Lane, Potto Dl6 3HQ, England
The Dog & Gun Country Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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North Yorks
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40 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This pub used to be smart, tidy and a nice place to visit. The staff are lovely, and it were not for them, score would be 1 star. Food was edible, apart from chips which were burned. Outside is so scruffy and dirty it actually left me feeling a bit queasy knowing I had just eaten there. Just needs a... More 

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Dog_and_Gun_Potto, Manager at The Dog & Gun Country Inn, responded to this review

Hi I am really sorry to hear you did not enjoy your visit to us, however i am really surprised at your comments as the latest comments we have had by word of mouth and on TripAdvisor is how nice the outside area is. We only have a small decking area and a small patch of grass which is looked... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Having just been to an engagement party, we came to the dog & gun - to the most beautiful surroundings, decor, bedrooms, comfiest and biggest beds. Best nights sleep in a long time, very high standards! With both of us working in hospitality, I would not hesitate to highly recommend this place, to anyone visiting the North East. One of... More 

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Stockton on Tees
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Stayed overnight last weekend, not for any other reason than to relax and enjoy a quiet weekend with my husband. Couldnt fault anything from the initial welcome to the final goodbye. Standards throughout were first class: decor, cleanliness, food (lunch/dinner/breakfast), customer service. Well done, loved it :)

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Guisborough
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

As a family we like to go out on Christmas eve for a nice meal and this is the start of our Christmas celebrations, upon a recommendation we booked a table for 4 here and researched on the website the menus ect, when I telephoned to book I specifically asked if the menu would be available on the night and... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

I'm not one to post things on here but due to the response received from the owners today I feel it I'd only right that I share my experience. We booked to spend Christmas Day at The Dog and Gun as previous experiences here have been brilliant. However, our most recent experience on Christmas Day did not live up to... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Have to confess that we found this place completely by accident in the summer when we were looking for lunch. Very impressed at the time so decided to try the B n' B offer the next time we were in the area. Based upon the current tariff (Sept 2014), this is excellent value for money; The room we had was... More 

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We stayed for two nights to visit friends in the area. We originally booked for one night but later rang to ask if we stayed a second night could we have the second night slightly cheaper, this was refused. However, the bathroom shower gel and shampoo used on the first night were not replaced for the second, nor were the... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Just perfect. Very clean, friendly, spacious - decent food too. Stayed for business only because a little south of Teeside and I was travelling late so wanted somewhere easy to get to. Would go out of my way to stay there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We have stayed at this pub in the past but this was the first time under the current ownership. We stayed after being in a luxury country house hotel and the Dog and Gun was easily up to the same standard. The room was clean and well-appointed with a very comfortable bed. The bathroom was clean and had a good... More 

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Stockton-On-Tees
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Rooms are very modern and very clean. They have iPod docks and play stations. The bathrooms are done to a high standard. The pub downstairs is great and often has music on. The staff are very friendly and accommodating. Breakfast was fantastic, especially the service from Rita who went out of her way to make sure we had everything we... More 

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