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The Plough Inn

Coldharbour Lane | Coldharbour, Dorking RH5 6HD, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My partner and I stopped off for lunch and had one of the most fun, memorable meals out we have had in quite a while. As we arrived at 2.30pm we weren't sure the pub would still be serving hot food, but Ed the publican was very happy to oblige. We put in an order for a roast beef and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked The Plough for a colleague who was facilitating our awayday at Denbies. It should have rung alarm bells when I asked to pay in advance and have the receipt posted to me. This seemed to be a huge inconvenience as I had rung early in the morning (but not that early) and I still haven't received the receipt,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to the Plough on several occasions, due to the location and the excellent Biddendens cider kept here. Personally, I have always been served in reasonable time and in a couth fashion, and I have not witnessed any unpleasantness going on. Apart from the high prices the only personal cause for complaint I have encountered was a period about... More 

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12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I had a solo lunch at The Plough Inn on Saturday and enjoyed it so much I returned the next day with the family! This is a basic sort of pub - wooden floorboards, damp dogs, open fire, good beer and decent food - just what I wanted - along with many other walkers on Leith Hill on both days.... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I visited the plough for Sunday lunch with a group of fellow walkers, 11 in total. We had booked in advance and had also pre-ordered our meals at the Pub’s request. On arriving I was greeted by a member of staff. There were 2 log fires burning in the bar area which was welcoming. As the pub was quite busy,... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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61 reviews 61 reviews
28 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We chose this hotel as it was fairly close to Hampton Court where we were visiting the next day. It was in a quiet area, near Leith Hill, the highest point in SE England. The hotel was quite old, but well appointed, with its own brewery. Beer tasting was the evening's entertainment before dinner and the barmaid was very generous... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I stayed for two nights with my boyfriend over the Christmas period. The location is perfect from a countryside break with beautiful but manageable walks on the doorstep. The staff were exceptionally welcoming and helpful and the food was great - especially the burgers. We stayed in Room 3 which was comfortable and amazingly quiet. The log fire and real... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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208 reviews 208 reviews
63 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Headed here for a 'pub lunch' on a dismal, misty day in rural Surrey. After a few hours walking on Leith Hill, a hearty pub lunch and a roaring fire would have fitted the bill. Plus points - pleasant but run of the mill service from our bar / waitress, pleasant Irish brogue. Microbrewery beer, homemade burger. Minus points -... More 

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Booked this place online for a two night stay. On arrival we found the hotel was nothing like the pictures on it's website. Very tired furniture and decor, the bed looked so dirty we refused to stay the night. Be careful booking online. If your ever in the area pop in and see for yourself before booking.

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127 reviews 127 reviews
15 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I have stopped for lunch and a pint at this pub on many occasions when walking in the local area. they have a good selection of local beer, they have a fairly standard pub menu and also an extensive handmade burger menu, which I would recommend. The location next to the green in Coldharbour has a traditional english village feel.... More 

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