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The Bowl Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Egg Hill Road | Charing, Charing TN27 0HG, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014
SUSAN M Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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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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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We neither stayed or ate here but will be back to probably do both. We called in for beer and tasted a couple that were on tap, both were perfectly kept. The old pub with its huge fireplace was charming as was the lady behind the bar. She chatted about the pub telling us about the menus, Sunday lunched etc.... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Here for a music festival - didn't eat or use the accommodation at the Bowl but sampled many pints of beer! Good range - Gadds, Rockin' Robin, Timothy Taylor's and more. All well kept and served by friendly and welcoming staff. A lovely place to imbibe!

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Echt, The Netherlands
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9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great B&B Inn with good value for your money. Friendly staff, clean rooms and good food. The breakfast is also super, with everythin on it. We stayed here during our motorcycle tour through Kent in June 2014. Unfortunately there was no parking around the back for our bikes. But hey, nobody would steal it from the front of this lovely... More 

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Aldridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

To be honest we just wanted a decently priced overnight close to relatives in Canterbury and so hadn't expected to end up somewhere we're now keen to return to. We had a beautiful four poster room, really comfortable, individual and charming. In the bar there was a good choice of real ales but the big surprise was the amazing pie... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
1,246 helpful votes 1,246 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Booked this room last minute for one night. Arrived and couldn't have been more pleased with welcome from all staff members. The room was lovely with a four poster bed and jacuzzi bath and for the money was brilliant. Had a drink in the garden then an inexpensive but wonderful evening meal. Had breakfast and once again was excellent and... More 

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Leicester England
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84 reviews 84 reviews
31 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

After a really hot day the garden was a great place to cool down in. We had a beautiful meal, large portions well cooked and served. The beer was well kept and a good selection was on offer. Excellent service with a friendly smile. Thank you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We've just come back from staying for three nights at The Bowl and had a great time. It is excellently located for a whole range of daytrips out and much of Kent is within 45 mins drive. We were made to feel welcome from the very start and nothing was too much trouble for the staff. We had a charming... More 

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London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This pub is now under new ownership and it is clear from the moment you get there. The new landlords are super friendly and appear to have just the right idea for how to bring The Bowl into the 21st century whilst retaining its rustic charm. The subtle redecoration, sensible changes to drink offerings and super revamp of the menu... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

from a local has gone down hill,beer flat what landlord never there,shame as it was one of the best as past reviews tell,Barry and Kate.We have been going to bowl for 25 years and this lot seem hell bent on ruining a great buisiness.They own pubs in canterbury aparently but this is not canterbury with little passing trade. It relies... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

After spending eight weeks at the Bowl Inn it was easy to feel part of the furniture. A beautiful pub/B&B tucked away in the North Downs, myself and my colleague, Captain Slow, were made to feel right at home. From the ambient setting to the warm welcome received from the long standing Landlord Alan and Landlady Sue, and the rest... More 

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Address: Egg Hill Road | Charing, Charing TN27 0HG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Charing
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bowl Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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