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Bear of Rodborough Hotel

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Rodborough Common, Stroud GL5 5DE, England
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Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Stroud
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend got married here and I was best man. They seemed well organised and were extremely helpful when it came to setting up a projector and board for my speech. The food was excellent and the rooms were lovely. However because my room was on a corner on the top floor the celing was very low and curved, because... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner booked this for a couple of days escape. It sits on a common with cattle grazing around the hotel & is very attractive & convenient for Bristol, Gloucester & the Forest of Dean etc. We had a bed & breakfast deal & ate dinner in the library restaurant both nights. The room was adequate with a big comfortable... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was bought a 'sublime Sunday' voucher for my 50th and chose to use it for my wedding anniversary. What a fabulous place. This hotel is impressive. I had no problems booking this break. All staff were polite and hard working. Our room was spotlessly clean and nicely decorated. The room contained a safe, hair dryer tv and complimentary bottle... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the 'Summer Sparkle' package which includes a glass of bubbly on arrival, one night in the hotel and dinner. We were welcomed with a room upgrade from great reception staff. The room was beautiful! Spotless, big, comfortable bed, romantic, full of character, yet modern where it matters. The dinner was delicious! I can't state enough how flavourful, plentiful... More 

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

Stayed here for a stopover after a concert . It was excellent throughout. Rooms were clean comfortable and very spacious the facilities and lay out of the hotel make this an interesting place to stay .Would recommend to anyone .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is beautiful in idyllic settings and the rooms are amazing, shame I was only staying one night. Only downside was the heat in rooms at night was a bit much but I could've opened the window! Breakfast was full continental and service was great. I would definitely stay again and the cows blocking the road were very entertaining!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this hotel as a stopover on way back from Padstow and have to say it was a gem of a place.A lovely quirky old hotel in the middle of a large common with cows grazing freely.The hotel has lots of surprising indoor and outdoor spaces and was pleasantly busy . We had the dinner, bed and breakfast option which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third visit The staff make you feel very welcome and valued. We didn't want to leave our little dog in the bedroom while going for breakfast in the dining room. So a table was set for us in a very attractive area of the bar. Our room has always been in the Country House area of the... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in room 24 and had wonderful views over Rodborough Common, which is a great place to walk. We enjoyed a fantastic dinner in the restaurant and the staff were very attentive and friendly. There is a croquet lawn and lots of outside tables and chairs to relax and enjoy the sun and a drink or snack. We were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This would be our second review of this place; the first alittle over 12 months ago... Thankfully, the mix of ancient and sympathetically added-to place hasn't changed, indeed a few areas have been spruced up since then both in terms of fabric and service, and one hopes the small chain's offerings at their other venues is similarly consistent. If you... More 

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