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The Saracens Head Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   High Street, Great Dunmow CM6 1AG, England (Formerly Saracens Head Hotel Great Dunmow)
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Great Dunmow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner and I recently stayed here as we had a wedding close by. I thought it looked a nice place to stay after looking at their website. From the outside it looks really nice and the bar and restaurant area are really well maintained and furnished. The rooms however let this place down. Firstly the pictures on the website... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to stop off here for lunch whilst visiting friends. It was a bank holiday Monday and lunch time. We decided to sit in the bar area rather than the restaurant but there was space in both. Service was good. The food was delivered promptly and our orders were correct. My wife had a chicken dish... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great if you are just stopping off. Really helpful to wedding parties. The room was well decorated with a touch of Essex bling. The staff couldn't have been more helpful, especially when I left the key in the room! Breakfast included was good, but veggie sausages not available.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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110 reviews 110 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Only ate here on a Tuesday night. Drink order mixed up - got vodka and orange instead of orange juice, but this was easily fixed. Food looked fancy, but wasn't. Stew wasn't stewed - everything was cooked separately and "artfully" arranged on the plate. Desserts were better.

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for four nights week commencing Mon 28.7. Positives Good Gym cardio and weights reasonable well maintained equipment. Rooms clean and refreshed daily. Location. Front of house staff helpfully and pleasant. Quality of food good to very good breakfast and evening meal. Negatives/Niggles. Shower pressure low heads need replacing/cleaning. Room ventilation due to heat having to open window onto rear... More

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Cottingham, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

Booked last minute so we could meet friends in Bishops Stortford. Hotel rooms are very clean and well presented with very comfortable bed! We also booked in the restaurant for dinner with our friends and had an excellent meal, which was extremely well presented, tasty and impressive. Would definitely recommend ! Well done.

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

First the positives. The staff at this hotel are really helpful. Next , the rest. The rooms are not that great, nor is the food. Do not visit on the last Friday of the month as it is party night and very noisy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Recently myself and my partner stayed at the hotel and upon booking we were greeted by pleasant and helpful receptionist Olivia. Upon arrival we were greeted by another receptionist by the name of Deborah, she insisted on carrying our bags and nothing seemed to be too much for her. The room itself was plushly furnished and boasted a boutique standard,... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel twice now and I really love the accommodation. The rooms are always clean and well presented, try and get one of the rooms outdoors near the car park as they are lovely. I haven't eaten at the hotel but there's a lovely Indian and Chinese restaurant nearby. I would definitely stay here again, it's... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Poorly managed on arrival of a large pre wedding evening party, Already with confusion over the rooms even though this had been clearly stated in an email. Then we find out its party night with extremely loud music till the early hours which was never mentioned before booking as we would never had booked if been told!!! They were unable... More

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Address: High Street, Great Dunmow CM6 1AG, England (Formerly Saracens Head Hotel Great Dunmow)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Great Dunmow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Saracens Head Hotel 4*
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