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The Brocket Arms

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Ayot St Lawrence, Welwyn Garden City AL6 9BT, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed one night here after flying into Heathrow from Spain before heading back up north the next day. The pub took some finding in the lanes round about but once there, we were pleased we’d chosen it as it was peaceful and relaxing. The exterior of the pub and the accommodation are charming and the room had been refurbished... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We recently went for dinner on a Friday night - we were the only guests in the dining room disappointing as no atmosphere - surprisingly service was slow, food cold and the fish slipped off the plate, the waitress picked it up and put back on the plate and carried on?!!!! The bar area was full of the managements family... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for one night whilst working in the area. Staff were very polite and welcoming. Room was really comfortable and the breakfast was just the right amount to start the day. Even got a pint off the owner which is always a nice touch

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at this beautiful traditional ye olde inn on Saturday 26th July. The weather was terrific, the beer garden perfect and the BBQ in the afternoon just topped it all off. My accommodation was excellent - the room nice, cosy, clean and had free WIFI which is always a bonus. The staff were very friendly and nothing was too... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We spent 3 nights in the brocket arms while we went to sonisphere . The staff were friendly and helpful. The hotel was just really pretty,welcoming and extremely relaxing. I would recommend anyone pay a visit for a restful and wonderful break. The food was fantastic and the area is just stunning. Well worth the journey . Thank you all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This place has a beautiful garden, which on a sunny day is great to sit out in. The pub looks ancient, is very traditional and situated in an idyllic setting. One thing we really liked is how friendly everyone was. I have not sat in a pub and chatted to so many strangers ever! Just remember to take your glass... More

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Crediton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We booked a double room which also accommodated our dog, for which we were grateful (room 7 in an annexe) The room was very basic and worn out. Bedding & towels clean, but a bit damp & dingy. The room is between the car park & the beer garden, so very noisy and unfortunately unable to leave any widows open... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This is one of my favourite pubs in England: ancient building, good beer, friendly people, a lively local crowd and a huge wood fire in winter. The restaurant used to offer a more elaborate menu. This year (2014) they have downgraded to standard pub fare, (e.g. soup, burgers, fish & chips) to suit better the many cyclists and family visitors... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We popped in here for a quick lunch before going to Shaws Corner (National Trust, George Bernard Shaw's house, nearby). Wonderful old English village, beautiful houses. Tiny, cosy little bar with big fire, small restaurant area. Lunch did not disappoint, generously proportioned sandwiches with fries and salad, tasty fish and chips and very good hot scotch egg with runny egg... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at the brocket arms for a long weekend in February 2014. Not only is it set in and around picturesque country side (an ideal break for a city boy) but their helpful, friendly and polite staff could not have done more for me. Anything I wanted all I had to do was ask and the landlady or one... More

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Address: Ayot St Lawrence, Welwyn Garden City AL6 9BT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Brocket Arms 4*
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The Brocket Arms Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

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*UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT FROM 8th NOVEMBER*Please pop in for a warm welcome, warm open log fires and great food and beers x. This delightful country inn was built in the 14th century and retains all the traditional features including inglenook fireplaces and a wealth of exposed beams. Following its closure last year we have carried out extensive refurbishment of the pub and rooms. This has resulted in us being awarded 4 star inn status by the AA reflecting the high standard of the accommodation. We have also been fortunate to find a fantastic chef who is using fresh and, where possible, locally sourced produce to create unpretentious modern dishes. We look forward to welcoming you to The Brocket Arms. ... more   less 
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