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The Royal Oak

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The Green, Long Whatton LE12 5DB, England
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Ranked #1 of 2 Long Whatton B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Merc9SLK Scarborough, yorkshire
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Scarborough, yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I could evaluate our stay in one sentence as per the title of this review however it wouldn't make for interesting reading! Arrived Friday afternoon after a very long tedious drive stuck in endless road works on the M1 and an exhilarating afternoon at Donington Race Circuit. The village is picturesque and as soon as you catch sight of the... More 

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Castle Donington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely fantastic food, superb quality, excellently prepared and presented. Eating here is a real treat and the menu has great variety - all locally sourced where possible. As you would expect it's not cheap, but it's great value for money. Last but not least the staff have a lovely manner and show genuine, courteous and friendly attention.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 1 night and arrived at a very busy time on the Friday night, however the staff were great and the check in was good. They even managed to find a table for us for dinner and we were very glad as the food was excellent. Great atmosphere in a cosy pub. The rooms are also excellent,... More 

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York, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked two nights here to attend our daughters graduation at Loughboro Uni on a recommendation of a friend and we were not disappointed. We arrived at 8:00pm and the pub was very busy but we were checked in straight away. The room was beautifully decorated and very clean. Our room was the standard double with disabled access. We had... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a business review with our CS team in East Midlands and chose to stay local to our offices. The team had advised they would meet me for dinner here and I found out they also had accommodation. The food was first class in their restaurant, service was the best I have received in hotels in this area, very... More 

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Loughborough, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I go here regularly and have always received excellent food and service. Although the menu is not extensive it is very reasonably priced. We have never been disappointed. It is always a good idea to book as they cater for weddings and the restaurant isn't huge.

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Lincolnshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Royal Oak prior to early morning flight from East Midlands. The room was perfect with a large comfortable bed and lots of space. After a lovely meal in the restaurant we returned to our room to find the fridge full with continental breakfast ready for our early departure. The tray included Parma ham cheese cereals and beautiful... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here for the recent Download Festival at nearby Castle Donington....we're lightweights these days and can't do the camping thing anymore. This was the first time we've stayed in a hotel for a festival and were a bit nervous about it taking away from our general experience of the Download weekend. We were also a tad... More 

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Leicestershire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We came here last night with a couple of friends for my wife's birthday and I'm sorry to say that we weren't particularly impressed with the service. We had pre booked our table for 20:15 on line the week before and, despite this, we were kept waiting quite a while before our table became ready. No menus were offered for... More 

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Llantwit Major, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We stayed here for one night when visiting family locally. Impressed straight away by spacious, pleasant modern room and bathroom. Able to park just outside our door, so very convenient for taking in case etc. Dinner was very good. Steak, gammon, wood pigeon all nicely cooked and tasty. Steak came with huge onion rings and a lovely sauce. The puddings... More 

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