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The Rising Sun Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cleeve Hill, Cleeve Hill, Cheltenham GL52 3PX, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
JohnS47Otis Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on business any times in the 5-7 years of 2000. Fantastic view, pleasant staff, and management was friendly. Situated on on the Land Trust pathway, there was room for a good, sometimes hilly walk. Dining could be bit spotty but great English breakfasts and a pleasant pub. I miss the quaintness of this place which seems from another... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had just spent 10 hours walking the Cotswold Way and arrived exhausted. When I arrived I was told by the General Manager that the company I had booked all my accommodation through had gone bankrupt and I would have to pay the accommodation upfront (again) As it turned out, his assertion was fabricated and he used a customer (me)... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must say I was very dissapointed with the room here at the Rising Sun. The staff were all lovely and very helpful but the room we had (No22) was very poor. It looked like it hadn't been decorated since the 80's and just did not match up to the pub / restaurant. I would not recommend this place as there... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival no one on reception eventualy found someone. Room 16 needed urgent refurbishment. Stained wall,stained carpet, stained ceiling. The first hotel I have refused to stay in a room. Another room was found with in an hour despite being told the hotel was full! Breakfast was good as was our waitress. Booked in for Dinner that night expecting to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't stay but we have moved to The area recently so went for an early dinner to see the sunset and the beautiful views. We sat outside with our dog, had good food and met lovely people. Will definitely go back!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Positives: Lovely views, staff and food. Weather and company was good. On the not so good rooms are very tired looking, decor and furnishing throughout need an overhaul! Bathrooms, I don't wish to think about, but please please in general teach your 'cleaners' how to clean, dusting would be start.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed on the 23rd of August while visiting friends in Carlton kings. We ate in the restaurant for lunch which we Both agreed was pretty good, nice bar area, clean food good, service polite and quick. We stayed in room 10, which had a nice view, the room however was a little tired but the real let down was... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

had take our 2 grandchildren for a short walk on cleeve hill and dropped into the rising sun for a drink our 2 grandchildren said they were hungry and as it was late afternoon we bought them a beef burger each. when the burgers arrived one of the grandchildren opened up his bun to put some ketchup on, within was... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Stayed here last weekend as we attended a wedding at Ellenborough Park. It is a great location for doing this as it is about half a mile down/up the hill and alot cheaper !! but only 5 mins away in the car or taxi. The hotel was easy to find and the lady on reception was very welcoming. We were... More

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Maitland, Australia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Nice pub with a view to die for. Food is ok, but you'll enjoy the view more to be honest. We ordered 6 meals between us, and at least half were very (very) marginal. The prices suggest to you that it's going to be a lot more desirable than the reality. Good deserts though, if you like that sort of... More

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Address: Cleeve Hill, Cleeve Hill, Cheltenham GL52 3PX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Cheltenham > Cleeve Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Rising Sun Hotel 3*
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