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Heart in Hand

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   43 High Street | Blunsdon, Swindon SN26 7AG, England
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Ranked #14 of 32 Swindon B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Overnighted with a late booking- cracking supper, outstanding breakfast. Must be one of the last remaining bastions of proper pub. Comfortable , clean - a classic. Owner and all very friendly even to Yanks :) Don't bother with the chain hotels nearby stay at this pure gem in the heart of the UK countryside.

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Herne Bay, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

This is going to be a quite negative review, and that's a big shame. We were so impressed with our double room on first viewing; it was spacious, well furnished, clean and comfortable. The view from our room at the front of the pub was amazing. Even though the room was directly over the bar, we found it quiet and... More

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Isfield, null, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

This is a proper pub. Don't be put off by the Sky Sports in the bar, or the healthy drinking trade at evening opening time - it's what a pub ought to be - packed with atmosphere, with an outgoing friendly landlord, and decent pub food. The accommodation is clean and comfortable, of a good standard. It's not a restaurant... More

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Cheam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Popped into the Heart in hand for lunch whilst staying at the Blunsdon House Hotel. I would echo the previous reviews; we could not have been made more welcome. The landlord was great - really chatty and friendly and genuinely pleased to have us there (even though we were really noisy!). Lunch was great, just nice pub food, tasty, piping... More

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Bristol
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

We have just returned from a lovely stay at this cozy friendly hotel. The room was spotless and the owners were so welcoming. Beautiful breakfast prob the best we have had. Will defo be returning. Had drinks downstairs in the pub in the evening and all the locals were also really friendly and the landlord had a cracking voice.

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Witney, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

First time we have stayed in a pub over night, usually hotels. loved this place,very friendly,food great, very clean, really good value for money, fantastic atmosphere from both licencee and customers , would highly recommend this one,

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Preston, Lancashire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

It is many years since I experienced the warm welcome received in this gem of a local pub. From the minute my friend and I walked through the doors there was a friendly rapport from the staff and customers alike so that we felt like we'd always known them. Sadly the cloning of pubs and indifferent management has contributed to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

We stayed in this little village pub for two nights, We were made very welcome by the owners and its customers. The room was very clean and the food was excellent. We would not hesitate to stay here again when we re-visit the area.

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Peterborough, England
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79 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2011

The road layout has changed in recent years so my somewhat older satnav led me on quite a merry dance trying to find this place! Follow the signs for the village of Blunsdon and you'll get there a lot quicker! From the outside it looks like a typical village pub. Indeed, it is a village pub, but that's no bad... More

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Address: 43 High Street | Blunsdon, Swindon SN26 7AG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
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Ranked #14 of 32 B&Bs / Inns in Swindon
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Hotel Class:3 star — Heart in Hand 3*
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