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Great Fosters

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Stroude Road, Egham TW20 9UR, England
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We got married here two years ago and came back to spend our anniversary. We have stayed in most of the different types of rooms. My preference is the historic room but this time we stayed in the coach house junior suite vis vis as we had heard that it had a steam room in it and it did and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is overall a lovely hotel. Beautiful historical building with friendly staff. Rooms are nice and spacious. The grounds are beautiful and there's a big heated pool. The restaurant needs some work. Some of the food was overcooked, bland and not very inventive. The service was friendly, swift but disorganized.One of the waiters had such a bad cold that the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was a birthday surprise, just one night, and what an exceptionally special experience. The really wonderful part was the delightful staff, everyone was kind, charming, concerned and professional. Yes the huge and characterful 1550 building with its tiny front door within a huge door was quirky, creaky, wonky and beautifully polished. Yes, the flowers were grand, elegant but also... More

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Looking for a hotel to stay for one night before taking a flight from Heathrow, we settled on Great Fosters. A great choice. The building dates back to 1550 as a Royal Hunting Lodge. It is very luxurious from the moment one enters the reception area at the front. Our room was in the old stables across the courtyard and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed one night in August. Our room in The Cloisters was pretty and spotlessly clean although quite a walk outside from the main hotel. Would not want to do it in the rain! Gorgeous Molton Brown toiletries in the bathroom and a Bluetooth radio that could play our own music. Lovely cups with the tea tray! Pimm's on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It being my wife's 'significant' birthday we chose to have a luncheon on a Sunday at the end of July at Great Fosters, being local for us. Having been there on many occasions over the yearrs we were confident that it would be good, but this time they really excelled themselves for us. We had the Mowbray Suite which is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful building, rooms and setting. Welcome and service amazing. Food and ambience in The Tudor room wonderful. When they found out it was our anniversary we were presented with a slate with Happy Anniversary piped in chocolate and a beautiful box with chocolates at the end of our meal. A thoughtful touch that shows the attention to detail. Loved it... More

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Chislehurst
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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for a weekend,it was lovely from the moment we arrived.Beautiful hotel,with such character.We walked the grounds,lovely setting,saw the pigs and bees,which the hotel cultivate.The hotel oozes history with the oak panelling and inglenook fireplaces.We stayed in a room called Corridor all oak panelled but on opening the door to the bathroom it' was real state of the art.Very... More

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21 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 3 of us stayed here for 3 nights this August. The room was large enough for all of us and the decor, with lots of dark wood, fit the style of this 1550s hunting lodge. We had an ultra modern marble bathroom with violet accent lights, a rain shower, and a beautiful modern stand-alone tub. This was nice, but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have stayed here over the past 18 years on different occasions and still love the place. The hotel just oozes character and if you stay, be sure to go for a feature room as they are really, really special. Each one one has a charm of its own. Try not to get a hotel in the new building as they... More

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Address: Stroude Road, Egham TW20 9UR, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Surrey > Egham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Great Fosters 4*
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Probably built as a Royal Hunting lodge and very much a stately home since the 16th century, Great Fosters is now a prestigious hotel. Set amongst 50 acres of gardens and parkland, the hotel is a Grade One listed building blessed with the grandeur of 16th century England and luxurious modern facilities. Its past is evident in the mullioned windows, tall chimneys, fireplaces and brick finials, while the Saxon moat, crossed by a Japanese bridge, surrounds three sides of the formal garden. All the suites and bedrooms are individually decorated. The bedrooms in the Main House are adorned with tapestries and antiques, whilst the bedrooms in The Cloisters are more contemporary in style. The Coach House, refurbished in 2008, offers luxurious accommodation with the latest plasma screens, i-pod docking stations and fabulous bathrooms. The hotel offers a choice of two restaurants, The Estate Grill and The Tudor Room at Great Fosters. The Estate Grill is less formal and serves a simple and seasonal menu with many of the dishes cooked on a Josper grill. The Tudor Room at Great Fosters is an intimate, more sophisticated dining experience with just 24 covers set in a lavishly decorated dining room. ... more   less 
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