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George Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   High Street, Wallingford OX10 0BS, England
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Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Wallingford
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Together with a friend, my husband and I visited The George for a mid week break and it was excellent. A perfect location in which to explore this very pretty and interesting town. The staff were all very helpful, friendly and professional, and the hotel had a nice atmosphere, plus a perfect base to explore places further afield, with an... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been slowly walking this footpath for the last few summers from the river source. This year we planned to walk from Dorchester to Reading and selected this hotel for its central convenience for our walk. We stayed three mid-week nights. The hotel is perfectly placed for public transport to and from almost wherever you plan... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The George has the friendliest staff. Nothing is too much trouble. The food is delicious well chosen and well cooked. I met up with a group of friends for lunch, but we've decided to come back in the winter and stay the night and make it a proper reunion!

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited The George after a days walking along the Thames path from Wallingford . The hotel is well situated on the High Street in the pretty market town of Wallingford. The effect of it's characterful building however was somewhat obscured by scaffolding that adorned the adjoining properties. On arrival the receptionist was efficient but somewhat brusque (the same person's... More

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York, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We purchased 2 Gold tickets in August 13. On the positive side the food was delicious and Ashdon and Calum, the waitress and waiter , were very efficient and very friendly. The bed linen and towels were very clean, however, the room was in need of updating, the walls were scuffed and grubby. The bathroom need refurbishment , the soap... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
24 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

Wallingford doesn't offer much choice in the way of hotels and The George shamelessly exploits this. Rooms are tatty, beds are lumpy, bathrooms are grim and it will hit your pocket hard. I've stayed here a couple of times (as have a number of colleagues) and a consistently poor picture emerges. Avoid if you can.

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GeorgeWallingford, General Manager at George Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DrWolf, I am deeply concerned to hear that your experience was below par and I would like to invite you to contact me personally to discuss the room in which you stayed. I assure you I will investigate as to the lumpy bed and grim bathroom and do my utmost to ensure that any future visits you make to... More

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

We had a family room here for one night to attend a family party elsewhere in the town (see review). The room was in the eves but had two double beds, was clean, spacious and nicely furnished, no complaints. The bathroom was a bit 'aged'. As mentioned, we didn't eat here so no review of the dining/bar facilities. However, I... More

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
30 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We chose this hotel as we wanted to stay in Wallingford and our first choice was full. Next time I will book earlier so I can get a better hotel and save a lot of money! This was a rather expensive hotel and we were expecting much better. The room had a decent flat screen TV but apart from that... More

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Burnley, Lancs
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86 reviews 86 reviews
53 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Had a delightful weekend at this hotel, nothing was too much trouble. The bedroom was in the new block, everything you would been including an iron and ironing board. The restaurant was in the original building, full of beams, good menu, food served hot and quickly. Toured the surrounding areas, went on the Chinnor Railway, which was the main reason... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

When we arrived a parking space was cordoned off for us as we had said we were disabled . We were given a ground floor room. The staff were very good and the service excellent. The package we had included breakfast and evening meals and was good value for money.

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Address: High Street, Wallingford OX10 0BS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Wallingford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — George Hotel 3*
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The George Hotel, a 16th-century Coaching Inn, is set in the very centre of this pretty, historic market town. It is close to the River Thames, The Ridgeway and Thames Paths, with Oxford and Reading each just 12 miles away, The George Hotel is the perfect base for both business and leisure guests. Whilst retaining much of its original character, The George has been sympathetically extended, and now provides every modern facility for the business and leisure traveller in 39 attractively decorated rooms. Wealh's Restaurant and Bistro offers Morning Coffees, Lunches, Traditional Afternoon Teas and Dinner whilst the Tavern Bar and central Courtyard are a magnet for more relaxed socialising with drinks and light meals served throughout the day. Ample free parking is available on site and the hotel has Wireless and Broadband Internet connectivity throughout. ... more   less 
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