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The Black Horse Inn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Pilgrims Way, Thurnham, Maidstone ME14 3LD, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for a couple of nights in April 2014, in the Clover room. Room is a good size and is clean, but three main downsides. First, it sounded like it was next to a large water softener/water pump/water treatment room, which makes a pretty loud and constant humming noise which makes it very difficult to sleep. Also, the bed slats... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

all perfect, thankyou- most helpful staff and lovely location. bit difficult to find but apart from that really could not find any fault in the service provided :) slept very well in the peaceful location

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hidden somewhere between the Maidstone one way system and the M20 approach roads The Black Horse is somehow in the countryside. And well worth trying to find for the comfortable bungalow rooms and exceptional pub food. It's a big operation and the staff are weary/offhand - when we got lost and in panic phoned for assistance, the chap who answered... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed on business with a large party. Firstly, all the staff were great, everyone was helpful and polite, but special mention for Sasha who looked after us in the restaurant, worked tirelessly and was very professional, and Gemma on hotel reception who was very welcoming and helpful. The chalet rooms are clean, well planned and comfortable. The Inn itself is... More

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east sussex
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

from the moment we arrived at the very friendly reception we knew we had made a good choice.we stayed in crab apple room which is like a little chalet with parking outside. the room was immaculate and decorated to a very high standard.plenty of tea , coffee etc and lovely fresh towels. we went to the restaurant and was overwhelmend... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed staying for 3 nights at the Black Horse Inn which is situated on the historic Pilgrams Way. The pub is a genuine old style English setting. Our accommodation was in a nearby cabin which was roomy, comfortable and clean. The pub has an authentic old English pub atmosphere and the meals were excellent.Would definitely stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelling around the South East I found myself in need of accommodation and found the Black Horse on a booking web site. I got a room for £58 b&b which turned out to be outstanding value. Upon arrival I met with the outstanding Sasha on reception who couldn't have been more helpful. Thank you Sasha! The accommodation is in small... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Stayed here overnight to attend an event at the Kent Show Ground. A lovely pub, rebuilt in the late 1980s following a fire. But the reclaimed timber and beams give the feel of a genuine country inn. Staff are welcoming and friendly. Decent cooked breakfast. The only slight criticism I have is the slightly naff notices to the leave your... More

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I have now stayed at the Black horse twice and would have no problem recommending this friendly and charming pub to friends or business colleges. Only 10 minutes from the motorway but a real gem of good food,good beer,good rooms and friendly service in a real village pub. I plan to now stay at the Black Horse when working in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We stayed for one night. Our booking had a few changes due to us and the staff couldn't have been more helpful in sorting it out. Pub and food was lovely . Accommodation was clean, spacious and well presented. All the staff were happy and friendly.

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Also Known As:
The Black Horse Hotel Maidstone
The Black Horse Hotel
Black Horse Maidstone
Address: Pilgrims Way, Thurnham, Maidstone ME14 3LD, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Maidstone > Thurnham
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Thurnham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Black Horse Inn 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
17th Century Pub / Restaurant with beams, hops and open fireplaces serving real ales and country wine. 27 beautiful en-suite rooms in the grounds provide a peaceful haven around the duck pond. Ideal for business or tourists. Close to Leeds Castle and only a 50 minute train journey to London. Lovely gardens and outside dining area. Also licensed for Civil Marriage Ceremonies.Fully equiped air conditioned business centre ideal for conferences, meetings and training seating up to 80 delegates ... more   less 
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