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Oxford Arms

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   Duke Street | Kington, Kington HR5 3DR, England
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Ranked #5 of 12 Kington B&B and Inns
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4 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 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fred the landlord offered a great welcome and genuine friendly service during our visit of one night. What this ancient hotel lacks due to age is more than made up with atmosphere. The breakfast and dinner were well priced, very tasty and plenty of it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The Oxford Arms, Kington is hands down the most friendly and atmospheric pub in town. The food is second to none and the specials board is constantly changing meaning that there is always something new on offer. Fred and Sadie are always extremely accommodating and you couldn't meet a nicer couple. All the staff are exceptionally courteous and always at... More

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Interesting pub with very friendly landlord. Atmosphere lively and welcoming. Food reasonably priced and good quality and hearty portions Home cooking and fresh veg and proper chips or local new potatoes. Several cask beers on line are well kept. Service always with a smile and bar staff attentive. Lanlord very helpful with advice and local knowledge

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

This pub is well worth a visit, it isn't the prettiest place but the food and service more than make up for it. The home cooked food was delicious and and the portions were generous. The owners were very friendly and made us feel welcome. We will definitely be back when we visit this area again.

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Kington,Herefordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Although I live in Kington I had a house full of guests so decided that as it was my birthday I would stop here with my husband and save the walk home. Wow is all I can say. Fred and Sadie are great hosts and the rooms are fabulous. Spacious spotless and a fantastic nights sleep with marvellous breakfast even... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013 via mobile

My friend and I (two women walking Offa's Dyke) were very happy we chose this place. The food was terrific and the atmosphere was very pleasant. The pub doesn't look particularly inviting on the outside, but once inside we felt at home and were warmly welcomed by the owner. My trout was delicious and perfectly cooked.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We had a great time at The Oxford Inn - thoroughly enjoyed the pub atmosphere & delicious food. Service at the bar was always with a smile. The landlord & landlady have created a special pub - and we loved staying here. We miss British pubs now we live in the USA! The accommodation was very nice, lots of tea,... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

The Oxford Arms was a great place to stay! The manager is fantastic; he let me bring my bike inside the back room, then gave me local beer to sample :) My room was large, clean, and the bed was comfortable. The adjoining shower was excellent, with lots of hot water :) I had a great evening in the pub... More

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newcastle upon tyne
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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Ignore the shabby exterior and give this place a go! Wobbly creaky floors but a good size room with a small shower room next door. My double bed was great but my mates single was grubby, the bed linen was yucky. The landlord here is a star! He really does put the customer first. Great service and a smashing evening... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012 via mobile

When you walk in the door of this place, you might be inclined to walk right back out agin. Don't! The service is friendly and efficient and the food is very good indeed. You'll be pleasantly surprised by the bill too. Give it a go. I think you'll be glad you did.

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Address: Duke Street | Kington, Kington HR5 3DR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Kington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Oxford Arms 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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