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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sydling St Nicholas, Dorchester DT2 9PD, England
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The Greyhound Inn
Ranked #4 of 9 Hotels in Dorchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a long and hungry trip across the country, we were given directions to this place after stopping at a pub on the main road who had stopped serving food. We were already impressed with the well presented exterior when we walked in at just before 9pm. The very friendly barman said we could eat if we ordered in the... More

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We returned to the Greyhound for only one night and wished that it was a week. Teresa and Wayne are doing a great job with the B&B as well as the pub/restaurant. Chef Scott prepared a fabulous meal for us of smoked haddock for my wife and wild mushroom rissotto for me. We are returning for lunch this week. Don't... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

Fantastic food. Great ambience. Friendly staff. The food here is to die for. We celebrated our little boys birthday and the staff was very nice. Highly recommend. Don't forget to take a walk with very picturesque stream flowing right behind!

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Winchester, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I cycled through this lovely village and stopped here for lunch. Great omelette and friendly staff, with a sunny picnic table to top it all off. I had the misfortune to leave my money and ID card here but they called me and sent it back within 48 hours. Great stuff.

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Kent, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Our third night stay we arrived here. Pub opens at Six so had a bit of wait. shown to room opposite. very clean room & bathroom, with tea a coffee & TV. Had Home Made fish and chips for evening meal as fish is a speciality here, which was very nice. Good selection at breakfast. Staff friendly

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London, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
29 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A nice inn in a small village in Dorset.. Would def recommend staying here to anyone looking for a place to stay in and around Weymouth. Cute little villages also nearby, with some very picturesque country lanes to drive down as you navigate your way around the area. The Inn itself was well appointed and the managers very friendly and... More

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Went several times a few years ago and stopped because of declining standards. Tried again for Sunday lunch. Bills itself as the 'best pub food in Dorset'. It isn't. Starters OK, not more. Roast beef tough over cooked and flavourless, yorkshire pudding huge dark brown edifice of cardboard, Cold. Obviously made a long while earler. Potatoes rock hard, appeared to... More

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13 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

A pub with rooms in an adjacent building. The room was well appointed and being in an old building had odd corners and ceilings. We had a skylight looking onto other roofs - disappointing view The lobby has wellies and umbrellas for guests to use Breakfast is in the dining room of the pub - it was good with very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We had a great lunch here - fish and chips twice followed by an Eton Mess for two to share. Food beautifully presented and tasted good too. Service with a smile and biscuits for our puppy. We have been several times when on holiday and this has always been a reliably good place to come.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Came upon the Greyhound by chance, sadly it was closed that evening but decided to go back with friends the following day. Wonderful food, well worth the trip back. Would go again. The slow roast belly pork was wonderful!

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Additional Information about The Greyhound Inn

Address: Sydling St Nicholas, Dorchester DT2 9PD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Greyhound Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
The Greyhound Hotel Dorchester
The Greyhound Inn Dorchester, Dorset

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