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The Gate Hangs High

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Hook Norton OX15 5DF, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived late in the evening as we decided to go on a whim. Able to accommodate us immediately. That said we did have to wait for our drinks for a while, which were given free. We shared a starter & I had the burger which was excellent. There was so much food we couldn't finish it all. The pudding menu... More

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Hook Norton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely pub, serving traditional pub food, cooked to a very high standard. Lovely pub dog, with friendly staff. Rooms are pleasant and very reasonably priced; excellent breakfast. Overall a very pleasant pub, that's does the basics very well. The dog adds a lovely homely feel to the place.

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Wokingham
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102 reviews 102 reviews
12 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

A warm welcome and good service. Excellent ales and wine. A comprehensive menu plus delicious extra items on the blackboard. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening meal. The chef is first class. The brandy snap that came with pudding was, in my wife's opinion, the best she's ever had ..and she's tried quite a few in her time!

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Dorset
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We arrived to an extremely friendly welcome. The pub was lovely and relaxed and the staff were wonderful and attentive. We decided to have dinner and it was truly fabulous. Only one negative and that was they need to invest in a new mattress in room number 1 and maybe jet wash the shower. As we were staying for one... More

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Ashington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

A typically good, country pub with all the amenities expected. The bar stocked three of the beautiful local Hook Norton Ales. No further need for comment as they are very good. The accommodation - there are four chalet-style rooms outside rear of pub - was exceedingly good with clean modern fittings and sufficient space. Food excellent. Both the Dinner and... More

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Popped to the Gate Hangs High for lunch, lovely atmosphere, friendly lady behind the bar. Wasn't drinking due to lunch time but had a good range of Hook Norton Ales on the bar, as well as wine. I decided to have a proper meal and blumped for the Swordfish, what a great choice cooked to perfection, my colleague had the... More

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Hook Norton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

We love the roast dinner at the Gate Hangs High ! A warm welcome from the wonderful staff, we visit regularly with 2 youngsters and are always made to feel comfortable and welcome. A roaring fire, reasonably priced roast dinner where the trimmings make a delectable treat. We Havnt experienced better in the neighbourhood ! And we are seasoned roast... More

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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

We've just stayed the night in this lovely pub with restaurant and b and b. A lovely comfy bed in the peace and quiet of the countryside. Although we had arranged to have a meal elsewhere with friends the menu looked great, and if the breakfast was anything to go by ,would have been superb! The new owners have only... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
26 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Out of the main town (village?) of Hook Norton this pub with rooms offers a full package including some excellent local real ales from the brewery up the road, good wine choice and real food. We ate in the restaurant at night and as well as a very nice meal at a reasonable price we also saw the two girls... More

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portsmouth
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

We stayed there with friends for two nights. The staff were friendly, welcoming and exceptionally helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable, and the food, both evening meals and breakfasts, was excellent. The location was perfect for our visit tot he Cotswolds.

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Address: Hook Norton OX15 5DF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Hook Norton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Gate Hangs High 3*
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