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The Saracens Head Hotel

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4.0 of 5
High Street, Great Dunmow CM6 1AG, England (Formerly Saracens Head Hotel Great Dunmow)
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a wedding, nice room although the hot water when showering was extremely temperamental had to fath around so much in the end ended up havingg a cold shower, morning are extremely noisey crashing and banging from the cleaners starts around 7.30am. Braekfast was nice although the service could have been better organised.

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Rainham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for my daughters wedding, the location was excellent as it was only about 15 minutes from the wedding venue. Rooms were clean and comfortable, they were well equipped and of good standard. There was a very large party of family and friends staying after the wedding. The staff were friendly and very helpful. I stayed... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have family in Dunmow so sometimes need to stay overnight. Have eaten and drunk at the Saracens many times. This was our first overnight stay. The room was small but clean and comfortable. The bath was chipped and the extractor did not seem to work. The toilet seat was broken. A complaint led to a £41 discount on bill.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 4 nights with family to attend a wedding nearby. Friendly staff, rooms comfortable, food lovely. The hotel bar has a welcoming atmosphere. The hotel is located in an interesting, quaint little town. Hotel has a carpark and is very close to Stansted Airport.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in the middle of a charity night. But were made to feel welcomed and wanted. We were shown to our room in a converted building at the back of the pub. It was big and tastefully furnished. It was however cold and even though we were equipped with a plug in radiator it did 'spoil' the overall effect... More 

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Brigg, North Lincolnshire
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and three colleagues stayed here for one evening. From the moment we arrived we had ample parking spaces and a good reception. My female colleage and I were upgraded to the suites because we were females staying in the rooms alone. I was, quite literally, blown away by how impressive the suites were. A huge bed, a separate lounge... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for one night with husbands family for a special occasion. We booked 5 rooms (3 doubles and 2 singles). All were a good size and the beds were large and comfortable. We ate in the restaurant and the food was very nice with excellent service. Breakfast the next morning was also very good. The pub is over 500 years... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

If you need a place to stay in this area - then look no further. Beautiful pub, beautiful room, great breakfast and very accommodating and friendly staff. I would almost call this place "boutique" I would definitely stay here again

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Stayed for just one night whilst in the area. Room was of a good size and clean and tidy generally. Had a meal in the restaurant below,rather limited menu and the drink prices were steep.However food was hot and the service very good. Breakfast in the morning was great and the service in particular from one young man was very... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Stayed here two nights - to/from Stansted flights Good location for the airport. Staff were very friendly & welcoming. Room & bed (both times) were very comfortable. Breakfast was good with a fair selection.

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