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3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Ansty, Dorchester DT2 7PN, England
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Ranked #26 of 50 Dorchester B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful stay at the Fox over the Christmas holidays whilst visiting family in the village. Room was well appointed, clean, warm and spacious. A great country pub with helpful and friendly hosts. Hope to be back in the summer.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent a night in one of the superior rooms which was very well appointed but could have been better cleaned; a used cotton bud poking out from under the bed hinted at a rather rushed job! Good points: The landlord was very helpful and friendly, the location is lovely and the atmosphere pleasant. The bed was incredibly comfortable as were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only popped in for a coffee as we wanted to check out the pub for a future occasion. We were made to feel as welcome and valued as if we were overnight guests. Lovely friendly landlords, beautiful setting, tastefully decorated and immaculately clean and tidy. We cannot wait to come back and try your exciting menu.

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Wareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Fox at Ansty with my husband, daughter and 2 grandchildren. What a lovely pub, very friendly and families are made to feel very welcome, but best of all one of the best carveries we have had. Excellent food with excellent service, will definitely be going back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For family reasons, we decided to eat out for Christmas dinner this year. This was a relatively last minute decision (late Nov) and I was worried that all of the good places would be booked up.We hadnt eaten at the Fox before but it was recommended to us by a friend and I was thrilled that they still had spaces... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us went to the fox for a meal on a Tuesday evening between christmas and new year. The bar and restaurant was very quiet, one other table and a few drinkers. We had a drink at the bar while choosing from the menu, food was served within 15 minutes and the gap between starter and mains was not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only used this place as a stop over having arrived on the Condor ferry from Weymouth but wished we had arrived sooner and eaten in the bar and tried a few more ales. The staff were welcoming and dispite an earlier fire in the day the lack of hot water caused by no gas was only a minor inconvenience.... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

stayed Monday night after attending a funeral nearby. Rooms are large with a king size bed, very comfortable. Had an evening meal which was very good,cheap as well. Staff were very friendly and helpfull. Overall the inn is cheap very good rooms and the food is excellent. My previous review was the Hilton in Newcastle which was garbage compared to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Going to the fox with our friends for our Christmas meal was the best choice! on arrival we were greeted by friendly welcoming staff. As we shown to our table, it was lovely to see it had been decorated all christmasy. The food was absolutely outstanding, brilliant quality and there was lots of it. everyone in our party commented on... More 

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Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Just visited The Fox for Sunday lunch with friends, we have been before and it does not dissapoint. Due to the nature of the buildings layout it can get a bit crowded whilst waiting for the carvery but the surroundings are great and so are the staff. We havnt stayed overnight as we live in a nearby town but its... 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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