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4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Ansty, Dorchester DT2 7PN, England
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Ranked #27 of 46 Dorchester B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 1 night at the beginning of August. Was underwhelmed on arrival - and inside things only got worse, dark, dirty and although there were quite a few staff floating around, and only 1 table taken in the restaurant, it still took us over 15 minutes to get the key to our room. The room, which we had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We are not from these parts (stay off the moors and all that) but I took the plunge and went South with my girlfriend for a couple of nights to visit some good friends of ours in the area. We stayed in the amazing and hospitable Inn called the Fox Inn (Ansty-Dorchester). This is barr none our favourite place in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night along with our dog after a trip on the ferry from Jersey and ahead of a long drive north. We had a very warm welcome (by all the staff) excellent ales and a good meal. The locals were as welcoming as the staff and we will definitely be back in the future. A word... More

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we stayed in the campsite across the road the food was really lovely . i had the venison in blackberry sauce it was amazing . what a great pub really welcoming and dog friendly . will be back when on the site again

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Susssex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were staying at a local campsite whilst in the area for a family get together. On a VERY wet Bank Holiday Monday we called at The Fox to have some breakfast before leaving for home. We arrived just after they had stopped serving breakfast, but seeing 7 bedraggled campers they kindly agreed to serve us. The staff were very... More

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Shillingstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Travelled through some lovely countryside to visit what is a local pub to us. Greeted by friendly and helpful staff, offering a warm welcome and pleasing atmosphere. We ate early when the pub and restaurant were quite empty, but when leaving it had started to fill with a good mix of clients of all ages. One of the nice things... More

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On holiday in the area and popped in for coffee. Staff couldn't have been more helpful and we were looked after very well. Fantastic little gem off the beaten track. We will definitely be returning soon for a meal.

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Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Long drive off the main roads,very rural, which the Fox Inn do state on there web site. But the drive is well worth it, the room was great, we had three great meals and breakfast. Staff were very helpful, locals were friendly.Many thanks for a nice 3 day stay......

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A pleasant evening meal for four. It has had quite a checkered time recently by all accounts. Food prices have dropped a little and they offer 20% discount on Food if you are able to show your membership ID card - NHS/Forces etc: a tremendous incentive. Thus the bill dropped substantially. Clean and tidy outside, and the usual mix of... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked very late in the day while working away, the inn is in a very rural, quiet location and took a bit of finding. The welcome was friendly and informative and the room very clean and spacious, I also had a meal in the bar/restaurant which was excellent and all the staff I met where brilliant. Breakfast was also very... 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:4 star — The Fox Inn 4*
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