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Prince of Wales

Certificate of Excellence
Woodham Road, Stow Maries CM3 6SA, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely Sunday lunch here. A refreshing change from the usual Sunday roast that is offered in most other pubs in the area. I had a delicious whole grilled sea bass with salad and chips. Hubby had a humongous double burger with haggis, which he rated highly. Best thing about this pub is that they have a stunning selection... More 

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this lovely little pub on a nice bright sunny day...greeted and welcomed by very friendly staff..good range of traditional ales...good selection on the food menu and all prepared to a very high standard.

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Maldon, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We often go to this pub for food and real ale, I do not drink at all so always have a soft drink. My husband ordered me a fizzy water the young lady bar person disappeared out of sight and came back with a half pint glass of water with a slice of lemon, I am normally given a bottle... More 

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chelmsford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Spent last night at this charming character pub which serves great real ale and provides a superb Full English breakfast. Rooms are adjacent to pub and are clean, bright modern and comfortable. Run by friendly husband and wife team.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We have visited the prince of Wales on several occasions particularly as they have had Belgian beer both on hand pumps and in the bottle, however they are no longer stocking it. The range of real ales is still excellent and the food very good, especially the desserts. It is a real pub and that makes it a great place... More 

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Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We visit this pub as often as we can especially in the summer when we walk there anf back from South Woodham Ferrers. Had spent the weekend in Norfolk with my parents where we found if difficult to find a pub which served proper food everything seemed to be to fancy which is what we didn't want. We left Norfolk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

I concur fully with the review by Mr Creosote ! I frequented this fine establishment over many years, and still visit when I can, now living further away. No fruit machines, no pool table, no darts, and no children in the main bar ! Can you imagine the fuss if a child got burned touching the Victorian oven, which is... More 

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Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Firstly this is a public house. Furthermore, this is a public house that focusses on selling great beer. Additionally, this is a public house that serves good quality and interesting pub food and has four well appointed rooms. In that order. Because it is a free house, that means that the landlord can decide to serve who he likes, when... More 

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Leigh-on-Sea
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62 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My wife and I had lunch at this pub today, as we do frequently. It is not our local, but we always try to eat here at least once a week, and have been doing so for some years. It is simply the best pub I have ever come across, and well worth the 34 mile round trip from Leigh-on-Sea.... More 

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Burnham-on-Crouch, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Got too be the best pub in the area , the real ales are great and the food well what can i say the best pub food around,the staff are great and always made to feel welcome , the open fires are a real treat just wish it could be closer too me , my wife went with our kids... More 

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