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The White Horse Inn

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Compton Bassett, Calne SN11 8RG, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights here as it was close to Avebury Stones and Lacock Abbey. The rooms are quiet as they are in a seperate building to the pub. They are clean and well appointed, even down to having home made biscuits provided. The food in the pub is excellent. We had lovely meals on both evenings. Couldn't manage three... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My husband and I and two friends regularly enjoy dining at the White Horse and last night was no exception! There was a good choice of dishes on the menu - delicious pub grub if you want it or 'a la carte' which we chose from. Tasty chilli prawns, spinach and ricotta tortellini and a scotch egg with gruyere cheese... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I stayed here for 3 nights as part of a wedding party. My arrival ended up being far later than scheduled and I called ahead to make arrangements and see what the options were, if any. Tara assured me that it wouldn't be a problem and arranged a self-check in, leaving me her home phone number in case of anything.... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We booked a table for my husband's birthday last night via email, having already seen the excellent reviews on Tripadvisor. They were quick to respond to my messages and accommodating of changes in our booking. On arriving it was quiet and we were warmly welcomed both by the host and the lovely wood fire in the bar area on a... More 

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36 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Our last 2 visits to the White Horse were for Sunday Lunch. However, 6 of us ate there last Saturday night. It was, quite simply, a fantastic meal. As always we had a great welcome from the staff and the service was first class (indeed, at one point we had to ask them to wait 10 minutes between courses). The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This was one of the best roast dinners i have had,cooked to perfection,would strongly recommend a visit and a meal. The landlady Tara was so lovely and welcoming,will deffently be returning :) thank you for such a lovely meal experience

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

We have not been here for a while mainly just because our lives don't involve being in the area much anymore but traveling to deliver pressies gave us the idea. We were lucky to get a table just before the arrival of a big party in a perfect spot in the restaurant. One can eat in the bar but this... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

DELICIOUS FOOD, FRIENDLY AND HELPFUL STAFF ALL WITHIN A BEAUTIFUL PUBLIC HOUSE. Myself and my family 13 of us in totally ranging from 85-3 years old visited The white Horse Inn at Compton Bassett today to celebrate my grandmothers 85th Birthday. The whole experience was second to none. Initially the landlady Tara could not be more helpful in booking the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Had a lovely Christmas meal at the White Horse, again. Enjoyed a delicate starter of scallops and a venison main. This is really top-draw cuisine. Christmas pudding was gorgeous with a perfect brandy sauce that was luxuriously rich. I've eaten this month in some of London's Michelin-starred restaurants including the Ledbury, Landau and Galvin at Windows and the cuisine at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed a really delicious mid-week lunch and everyone in the party were very happy with their food. The sausages & mash was scrummy followed by the christmas pudding. The waitress service was perfect and everything was sparkling clean too. We will be back soon.

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