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Houndshill Inn

3.0 of 5 Banbury Road | Ettington, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7NS, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
40 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped off here for a meal... Wouldn't want to stay here !! The bar area was cold and unwelcoming. When the food eventually arrived, the chips looked burnt and greasy. The ham, instead of being off the bone, was more like pre packed ham thinly sliced from a supermarket. When we complained, the woman behind the bar said "well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights last week. Extremely friendly, welcoming, family run business. Good food and drink in the evening. Lovely open fire in the bar. Comfortable room directly above but no noise from the road or below. We enjoyed our stay and will be going back.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here last night with family & colleagues as was attending a wedding reception in Ettington. Charmless and freezing cold best describes it. Breakfast Mon - Sat 8am - 9am Sun 8:30am - 9:00am! Check out 10am. Only consolation is that the whole hotel is so cold that you are happy to escape as soon as possible. Heating (what little... More 

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Carlton in Lindrick, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

After a very friendly reception, we were accommodated in a spacious room for my wife, our dog, and least importantly, me. The room was comfortable but a bit tired. There was a flat screen TV on the dresser and a very large (likely unnecessary) telephone which took most of the space on the central bedside locker. The beds were very... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Spent two nights here in late Sept. If you were to ask what lingers in my memory of this hotel, the word "Pine" would be foremost in my mind. It sits on the Stratford /Banbury road fortunately with good sight lines either way when exiting the hotel since it is a fast stretch of road. We arrived at 4pm to... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Went there to stay close for a family wedding. Some of us arrived in the evening and two the next day. We had a meal in the evening which was tasty with a good choice. Portions were generous and cooked perfectly. Next morning there were 5 of us for breakfast and we all had different requests as to what we... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Had a very enjoyable stay at the Houndshill. It was in lovely grounds and very quiet and peaceful. It was nice to get out of the bustle of Stratford. The room was spacious and had an excellent bathroom. The meal in the evening was a bit mediocre with not a great deal of choice but ot was ok. The breakfast... More 

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Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We came here as a family to celebrate a birthday, and found service excellent and the entire demeanour of the place welcoming. The room ceiling caved in from a broken sewage pipe from upstairs and went everywhere but was dealt with efficiently, we had a full discount on our room so everything from the drinks to the room were complimentary... More 

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Stayed overnight whilst visiting stratford (only 4 miles away). Large room at top of several flights of stairs, my bag was carried up for me. Very comfortable bed and good shower. Great breakfast and friendly staff.

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Conwy,North Wales.UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

My friend and I ( both Kiwis) found the Houndshill Inn very friendly, lovely food ( the owner is the chef so you'll always get good meals) a good room and excellent service. Only setback was the lack of reception in our room but I think most of the others were ok. A good place to make for if you... More 

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Address: Banbury Road | Ettington, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7NS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Warwickshire > Stratford-upon-Avon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Houndshill Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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