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4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Ansty, Dorchester DT2 7PN, England
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Ranked #26 of 46 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family and I stayed at The Fox Inn for 2 nights, the rooms were immaculate and had everything we needed. The breakfast was lovely as was the food in the restaurant. We would definately stay again next year.

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Perth, Western Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay at the Fox Inn. Two nights on a Friday and Saturday. First of all a fantastic location with visits to Thomas Hardy's birthplace and house and TE Lawrence's house as in Lawrence of Arabia fame. The day trip to Lyne Regis is only an hour away. Absolutely excellent. The Inn itself has been totally renovated... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a large pub in a beautifully quiet spot. We walked here as part of a 5-day walk through Wiltshire and Dorset, so had a few other inns/B&Bs to compare it to. Our super kingsize room was large and quiet, clean and comfortable. Bathroom plain but clean, with a bath and excellent shower. But at £100, a little pricey.... More

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Newton Solney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 2 nights at the fox with 3 other couples in June. We had a wonderful time, walking, food and local real ale were all excellent. The staff were very attentive to our needs, bringing menus into the garden, taking our order and letting us know when the starters were ready (even topping us up with drinks as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was very quiet and in a beautiful surroundings, when we arrived we were a little early and was seen to very attentively by a waitress who took us to our table and got us some drinks while we looked at the menu. We ordered one of the sharing starters which was lovely and worked really well. The food... More

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Cognac, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

booked to stay here 3 nights only stayed 1, first impressions room large,not very clean, what are supposed to be blue cushions on the bed were yellow,the long seat at the end of the bed stained and dirty looking, marks on bathroom wall and a dirty toilet that we cleaned!! no fan in room so i asked the landlord he... More

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had meal here and it wasn't worth the money. It was a salad which was dry and didn't seem fresh, the pesto sauce was non-existent, roasted peppers minimal, the haloumi was four very large very salty pieces and it was served in a bowl. If they got a good chef in it could be a gold mine.

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had heard about the Fox Inn at Ansty, in Deepest, Darkest Dorset. Did not have a reservation when we went last week. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Food was lovely and reasonable, good service, nice, clean rooms, new bathroom and recently decorated rooms and nice bed linens. Can't say enough about our lovely stay. Wished we could... More

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london, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 days (2 nights) with my wife, in late May. Staff efficient, friendly; room meticulously clean inc bathroom which was of a good size. Good comfortable bed. Food in the restaurant was of good quality with varied enough menu without being too extensive. Service excellent. Generally a laid back, quiet, comfortable feel to the building - siuated amongst... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Came for a Sunday Carvery today and thoroughly enjoyed the food. Skipped starters and went straight for the Carvery, good job too as there's so much to choose from, one down-side would be I was quite looking forward to the end part of the previous beef sat behind a new joint, however before I could ask it was whisked away... 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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