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The Fox Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Great Barrington, Burford OX18 4TB, England
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Ranked #11 of 16 Burford B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Painswick, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have not been to the Fox for a while. It used to be an unspoiled Cotswold pub with character. It must have got new owners who have spent a lot of money turning it into something else. The setting is lovely, but the interior has been opened up and it was cold and no longer cosy. The plastic flowers... More

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ESSEX
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is such a lovely old pub in a beautiful location.......BUT..... it could be so much better, if a little TLC was taken. I agree with other comments, it is grubby and really needs a good scrub in places, when you walk down the back stairs from the accommodation to the breakfast room the staircase and corridors are in desperate... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not one to complain but felt really disapointed with our experience. We live in the Cotswolds and have been to high standard pubs and restaurants but have never had to pay over £13.00 for a roast dinner. The Fox charge a whopping £17.95. When you pay this you expect high quality and lots of it. We had 2... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous country B&B - clean spacious room with superb views. Friendly staff and excellent food served in the pub. Breakfast was also great with a good variety of options, from cereal, fruit to the full English! Ideally located for Blenheim Palace and only half an hour by car to Oxford.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have just returned after a 2 night stay at the fox with my mum and my 10month old puppy and highly recommend anyone to stay there. We booked the stay on a groupon deal and can't get over what good value it was. Our room was beautiful and you could tell money had been spent on it. Although not... More

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Bristol
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on the 4th April for a weekend on a KGB voucher. Our room was clean and spacious. We ate in their restaurant on our second night and as some people have said the food was expensive, but we found the prices on par with the area. The standard of the food was excellent with friendly and helpful... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I, along with her brother and his wife booked a mini-break at this hotel through KGB deals. We booked two rooms paying the same for both. When we arrived on Friday 4th April we were shown to our rooms and my wife and I were told "This is your room" and her brother and his wife were... More

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you enjoy an English Country Pub, set in a wonderful location, excellent food and delightful accommodation then The Fox is for you. A warm friendly welcome and lots of local knowledge is all you need to start a Cotswold adventure. We will be back.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 2 nights here and thought the place was great. It's position, right beside the river, is fabulous. Watching the pheasants, buzzards (or kites) and other wildlife from the dining area was a real treat. Our 'beamed' room was spacious and spotless with coffee/tea making facilities and the pub had that warm, cosy, English pub feel to it that the... More

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esher
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9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can see that many reviewers have commented on having some difficulty sleeping if you have a room over the bar at the front. We stayed in such a room for 2 nights last week and slept perfectly. Admittedly they were Monday and Tuesday nights, in March, but we were happy to stay in the pub till closing time one... More

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Additional Information about The Fox Inn

Also Known As:
The Fox Hotel
The Fox Hotel Burford
Address: Great Barrington, Burford OX18 4TB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Burford
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Burford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Fox Inn 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A traditional 17th-century Inn, The Fox Inn is set in the prettiest pub setting in the Cotswolds, on the Banks of the River Windrush, just a minute from the A40. It offers a traditional pub bar with Log fire as well as s gorgeous riverside Dining bar with Wood burner. The Fox has 7 en-suite Letting rooms, 3 pub rooms and 4 Riverside Mews Rooms which have been completely renovated, to create 4 fabulous individual rooms including a Large Bridal Mews Room. Each room comes with exclusive fishing rights for a private area of the river.(free Wi-Fi and free private parking). Guests at the Fox Inn can enjoy accommodations with breakfast included with locally-sourced, home-cooked food and real ales. There is an eating area in the bar, a riverside dining bar, and an outdoor riverside heated patio. Just 4 miles from Burford, the Inn is set in the heart of the Cotswolds. It is only 5-10 miles away from Burford, Bourton-on-the-Water and Stow-on-the-Wold. Oxford, Cheltenham and Stratford-upon-Avon are all just a 40-minute drive away. ... more   less 
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