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The Fox Inn

Ansty, Dorchester DT2 7PN, England
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Stroud, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here overnight prior to attending the local Point to Point Meeting. This location was chosen as it was dog friendly and close to the Event, a general requirement. However, what a joy! On arrival a quick bite followed by a long walk with our two dogs in the surrounding countryside. Returning to The Fox, it was straight into the... More 

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Wareham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many pubs are closed on a Monday so it was good to find one open for lunch! My Fox burger was very good my we both felt the chips and cod had been fried in old oil so the food was tarnished which was a pity. Nevertheless, it is a friendly, polite pub and fitted in perfectly with our sunny... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

The wife and I stayed here NYE 2015/2016, lovely room which was very clean. Lovely bar area and the restaurant looked cracking too although we didn't eat. Owners were very welcoming. We will definitely be returning. Only recommendation I would make would be some slightly dimmer bulbs in the bathroom - nearly lost my retinas at 4am!!!

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Thank Tom B
Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We visit The Fox regularly, we have made so many friends there. The food is excellent and plenty of it. The rooms are very clean and tidy we would definitely recommend The Fox to any of our friends. There are also plenty of walks in the area for dogs as dogs are welcome in The Fox, with a shower area... More 

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Thank Bev F
Sturminster Newton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

I booked a table for six oclock. I actually went into The Fox to do it in person. The booking was taken and written in their diary while I stood and talked to the barman about the booking. When we arrived on the night at 5.30 we were told no booking had been made. They eventually found the booking on... More 

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South Petherton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

Lovely clean, comfortable room, with fantastic shower! Dinner and breakfast both excellent value too. Nothing too much trouble for the staff, great walks nearby apparently but we didn't venture out! Wine too good!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Nice food, clean room, but hardly any sleep due to the thin walls, so could clearly hear people up and down stairs and people in the adjacent room, who kept us awake all night with the unbelievable snoring. Food in restaurant was good and the breakfast was very good

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Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

A warm friendly welcome and a wonderfully clean room. Lovely bedding and great fluffy towels in a sparkling clean shower room. The shower itself was great, powerful with plenty of hot water. Good location if you want a quiet retreat but not far away from the larger towns. Great place to stay if your taking your dog which I will... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We had a wonderful 3 night stay with our two dogs. The staff are really friendly and helpful. We are in the bar every night and the food was fantastic. Good dog walks straight from the front door, and a doggy wet room for muddy paws. The rooms are spotless and cleaned every day. There is a good selection for... More 

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miltonkeynes
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

we got such a friendly welcome. B & B was great.. Clean rooms and bar./restaurant area. Comfy beds good quality sheets. fluffy towels. Good shower. It is dog friendly but that is not detrimental to cleanliness. Our room was not big but we did not pay for a big room. We got value for money and some. Breakfast was good.... More 

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