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The Porch House

5.0 of 5 Digbeth Street, Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1BN, England (Formerly The Royalist Hotel)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a weekend away to the Porch house for our anniversary having never been there before and not knowing what to expect... I literally cannot fault it at all!! We stayed in room 9 which is one of their feature rooms. We had a spacious room with beautiful wooden beams and stand alone bath which was perfect for our... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked The Porch House for a weekend with friends on a ‘deal’ with reduced room rates. We checked in at 12:00 & were prepared to go for a wander but the really helpful guy in the bar where you check in advised our rooms were ready – we were in the ‘add on’ bit, so very small room but... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved The Porch House! A cosy one night weekend stay. Worth a visit even just for a drink - great selection. High quality food - enjoyed a celebratory birthday meal and delicious breakfast the next day. Really comfortable night's sleep. Fab atmosphere and great surroundings for example feature furniture - in our room a singer sewing machine table, exposed beams... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped over for 2 nights for our Honeymoon trip and really enjoyed it. Stow on the Wold was also the perfect village as a base. We loved the dogs and their owners stopping in for a drink in the evenings and the fireplaces kept everything cozy. Highly recommended, breakfast top notch as well .....order the tea and toast in bed,... More 

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UK
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67 reviews 67 reviews
31 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub is full of charm and provides a good base for exploring and walking in the Cotswolds. The breakfast was good, hot items cooked to order and plenty of choice. Dinner also was excellent and the staff looked after us well. The 'standard' room was very small, as was the shower room - larger people would definitely have a... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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30 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They claim to be the oldest pub in the region (and it wasn't named "The King's Arms"?) but it does serve up great, wholesome meals. A lot of "comfort food" on the menu which also featured a large selection of sea foods which we enjoyed (not fried). Cozy, old-world feel. I would recommend this to anyone in this area looking... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed recently for two nights with our three month year old baby. From time of booking until checkout the staff were very friendly, in particular Laura. We went for a standard room. #7 was very spacious with lovely decor. Nice touch having an espresso machine. There was still enough room with the travel cot and a lovely view out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed and dined here and loved it. Great rooms good price, good food. Totally recomnend you stay in the Oldest Inn in the UK. Make sure you try out the snug and have the full english in the morning. Great!

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
8 hotel reviews
323 helpful votes 323 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for one night just after new year and very much enjoyed it. There is limited parking but I managed to get a space. The interior is very nicely decorated with antiques and lovely old books to create a really unique atmosphere. The snug was great to relax by the real log fire and enjoy a book or... More 

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Whidbey Island, Washington
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64 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, myself, & our 2 adult children stayed here for, sadly, only 1 brief night on Boxing Day (see separate restaurant review). We found this inn to be superb, in every way except parking. This is the Cotswalds, so we understand we can't have everything! They did let us park in one of their few spaces reserved for checking... More 

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Address: Digbeth Street, Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1BN, England (Formerly The Royalist Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Stow-on-the-Wold
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Porch House 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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