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5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   126 West Street, Marlow SL7 2BP, England
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The Hand and Flowers
Ranked #7 of 17 Marlow B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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South of England
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57 reviews 57 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited the Hand and Flowers as a birthday treat for my husband. It was a fabulous meal and the staff couldn't have been nicer. You are given a complimentary whitebait and sourdough bread when you are seated. We both found the whitebait quite chewy, but still tucked in! My husband had the lovage soup to start with and said... More

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london
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a meal here for my husband birthday in august. I booked it about 8 months in advance and it was well worth the wait! We had a fairly late booking (9.15) so it gave us a bit time to have a look round lovely Marlow before getting ready for dinner. On arrival we were taken straight through to... More

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My neighbour and friend sent me a text .....a year ago....saying he was booking the hand and flowers for his wife's birthday.....within 2 minutes I had texted back...saying myself and my wife be joining them. We have been looking forward to it since then !....the reason I say.......who cares about the stars is because it doesn't matter whether there are... More

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a pub landlord in Henley myself I felt compelled to write this. It was our first year anniversary and the staff we met on popping by for a drink managed to fit us in today (Saturday lunch). It was not disappointing and I disagree virtually wholehearted with the previous review. Food stunning, service impeccable. Loved the reserved seating in... More

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Cookham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have tried this restaurant twice now both times very disappointed. Cramped seating, too dark I needed to use the torch on my phone to read the menu! , food good but service appalling. I left feeling 'had' no idea how they got 1 Michelin let alone 2!

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Hook, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a family lunch here yesterday to celebrate my wife's birthday. Couple of subtle birthday touches from the super friendly and helpful staff included a birthday card and a happy birthday message written in chocolate on her desert plate. Food is exceptional we shared two starters between 4; the artichoke and the deep fried pigs head both excellent and... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This trip was an early birthday present for my partner... remember to book further in advance! The bar area upon entering was very nice and were made to feel valued from that point. Had the opportunity to relax with a drink before being taken through to the table. Once at the table the setting was very nice and relaxing. The... More

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London
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for my husbands birthday, with my mother in law. Despite booking well in advance the table wasn't ready. The good was good but for a lunch the overall service took 3.5 hours!! Very happy to be leisurely but there isn't much of an atmosphere and listening to the staff tell others how lucky they are that they... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took our son for lunch for his 13th birthday. We eaten in a lot of places round the world and this has to be in the top 3. Could not fault the food, drink or service. Worth every penny, not cheap but excellent value for money

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The quality of food at the hand and flowers is excellent , I had the crispy pig starter followed by the grouse for main course both we're packed with flavour , the service was friendly and efficient . The rest of our party were all impressed with the food and although the prices are above average the food certainly reflects... More

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Additional Information about The Hand and Flowers

Address: 126 West Street, Marlow SL7 2BP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Buckinghamshire > Marlow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Hand and Flowers 5*
Also Known As:
The Hand And Flowers Hotel Marlow

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