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The Fountain House and Dedham Hall

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Brook Street, Dedham, Colchester CO7 6AD, England
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The Fountain House and Dedham Hall
Ranked #1 of 3 Dedham B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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essex, england
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking for a new destination to celebrate another birthday/anniversary/our good fortune.This restaurant was suggested , and I had to admit that I didn't know it actually existed although it is only a short drive from home. We were warmly welcomed into a very old farmhouse/countryhouse by a quite relaxed young casually dressed man.You are in someone's country home which is... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

This review is on behalf of my mother and her friend. They enjoyed their stay immensely - excellent service, food and atmosphere. Comfortable, clean rooms with lovely linen. They would highly recommend staying there except for people allergic to cats.

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England
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I was attending an event at Milson's La Maison and was looking for a room for one. My friends' (I shall call the Smiths) stayed too. Charming rooms, views, hospitality, super breakfast and immaculately clean. The gardens were so pretty and evidently they do art classes there too. I can only draw stick figures but would consider doing the beginners... More

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Danbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Had a wonderful break at the Fountain Hall. Beautiful country style house, quirky and individual. Lovely countryside location. Super friendly owners and helpful in every way. Can't wait to visit again.

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Harwich, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

Second year, spent two nights last year with freind, came back this week, nothing changed, fantastic rooms, same ones which was great, friendly welcome from Wendy, very relaxed atmosphere, as last year made to feel completely at home, fab gardens, hope to go back next year fingers crossed,

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London
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113 reviews 113 reviews
18 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

I teach watercolour courses at Dedham Hall and I am always impressed with the professional management and warm welcome everyone recieves on arrival. The setting is charming and nothing is too much trouble for Wendy and Jim, the owners. The meals are superb. Fabulous breakfasts are hard to resist and the fine evening dining is a real treat. I can't... More

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30 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

What a jewel for travellers. Friendly staff,comfortable room and lounges. Then a real surprise --gourmet supper in the dining room with many choices. Excellent food and service. Delicious breakfast. Quiet and comfortable room

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

We travelled to Dedham for a family wedding and myself & my partner spent one night here. The owner was very friendly , accommodating & hospitable. The room was big and comfortable and had an enormous bathroom. It was lovely decorated. Breakfast was provided.The location was ideal in in the centre of Dedham. My only complaint is that I did... More

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London
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

One of the nicest UK hotels we have ever stayed in. Amazing village, beautiful B&B and brilliant food. The owners have put so many little touches into this place which makes you feel at home and very well looked after. They also have an incredible wine list! Will certainly return.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We enjoyed a 50th birthday family celebration dinner at this restaurant - it was return visit for all of us having previously dined here. My father in law visits three to four times a year. Once again , the food was very good, and well presented but not a wow! For example the avocado and smoked mackerel starter was good,... More

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Address: Brook Street, Dedham, Colchester CO7 6AD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester > Dedham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Fountain House And Dedham Hall Hotel Dedham

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Dedham Hall is a family run Guest House set in 6 acres of fields adn gardens in the heart of Constable Country. Set back from the road at the end of Dedham High Street it is a 2 minute walk into the centre of the beautiful and historic village or a 20 minute walk along the river Stour to Flatford Mill immortalised by John Constable. The Fountain House restaurant is open to residents and non residents alike and is well known for its great cooking and atmosphere. ... more   less 
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