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3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Ansty, Dorchester DT2 7PN, England
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Ranked #26 of 49 Dorchester B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice getaway. Great food and atmosphere, comfortable rooms, highly recommend the Sunday carvery! Very friendly and helpful staff, lovely owners. Had a lovely time, will defiantly be visiting again soon!

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent two nights at this small hotel in the peaceful countryside of Ansty near Dorchester. The bedroom was very comfortable and the en suite shower room was spacious and spotlessly clean. All the staff were helpful and friendly and we must commend our waitress on the second evening. Apparently it was Amber's first evening working at the Fox but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rented a cottage in Ansty and was pleased to find that The Fox Inn was extremely friendly not just to us but to our dog as well. Good choice of beers and wines and the food was good as well. Not only is the Inn dog friendly, (dogs allowed in all areas except restaurant), they have a jar of dog... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and what a lovely place,tucked away in the countryside of ansty we were welcomed by Alex check in was fast and our room was lovely,really clean and spacious towels changed the two days we were there,a lovely relaxed place to stay dogs were welcome there which didn't bother us ,the meal that evening was... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful very Dog Friendly Inn set in the beautiful Dorset countryside. We spent 2 nights over our anniversary and went to visit some well loved haunts. the staff were all lovely the service was excellent, The food from breakfast to dinner was delicious. We loved it and so did our two dogs who were both welcomed as part of... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Loved the Fox, went for two nights with friends to re-visit old haunts. In the area! Very comfortable bed and decent size rooms, spotless. Great cooked to order breakfast nice bar meals and great bitter (beer) which my husband appreciated. Staff were friendly and helpful.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

We came down for a brewery tour and wanted a b&b for a night away. We found the Fox on the Badger brewery website and thought it looked fab. We boxed for 2 nights and found the landlord friendly and wanted to help us settle in. It's a dog friendly place which we loved as we grew up with dogs... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Just fancied a night away and found The Fox Inn on Trip Advisor. Arrived in the afternoon and staff were very welcoming. Its way out in the middle of nowhere, but just what we wanted. Sat outside in the gardens when we arrived and could not get over how quiet it was. Bliss! Stayed in room 15, which had everything... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful, great to be away from home but well at home with our 3 dogs, very relaxed, great staff, service, lovely rooms where dogs allowed, second visit and will definitely be back!! Julie, Alex, the owners and all the staff are so accommodating, couldn't have wished for more. Great surroundings for dog owners too. Food great! A little tip to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Where to start complaining about a dog friendly hotel.Owners and Their team far to friendly , food by chef nick a pure treat,build your own pie,ham hock and the Sunday carvery an experience not to be missed and as an extra our dogs are know having a rest because of the superb walks in the area . Anyone who can... More

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Address: Ansty, Dorchester DT2 7PN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Fox Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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The Fox Hotel Dorchester
The Fox Inn Dorchester, Dorset

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