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The Bird in Hand

Certificate of Excellence
B4022 Hailey, Witney OX29 9XP, England
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Ranked #8 of 14 Witney B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015
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  • Location
    4 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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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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18 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We stayed here for three nights, and to say the staff and service was "second to none" would be an understatement. they do actually make this B&B what it is. We only ate there one evening and the food was excellent, as was the breakfasts. Unfortunately a couple of things let things down, otherwise our stay would have been superb:... More 

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Witney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Three of us ate last night & can't fault the experience. The staff & the service were great & the meals, well, they were absolutely superb. We will be back very soon & will most certainly be singing your praises to everyone we know... thank you !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We booked to stay here on New Years Eve with friends. We have 4 children between us ranging from 2 to 10. We both had family rooms which we both said wow to as we walked into the room. It was very clean and well maintained with a powerful shower and comfortable beds. We didn't stay for the special New... More 

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Oxford
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14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Booked a table for 10 of us. On arrival table was laid out ready for us, Lovely atmosphere with log fire. Took a while for waitress to take our food order. Once taken we were told no Fishcakes left, so 2 of us choose something else. 10 minutes later waitress came back and told us only 2 beefburgers left -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Having stayed here previously, we decided to drop in for some lunch. The place is a rugby player's dream with all sorts of Welsh rugby union memorabilia on the walls. It is also very much a country pub too with lots of exposed brick and wooden beams. The food was superb, freshly cooked and great taste. As it was lunchtime... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We recently stayed at this hotel. We've stayed there a few years previously and it was fine but standards seem to have slipped. The room we had was very tired. There was wallpaper peeling off and damp which was not ideal when my toddler suffers with asthma. The chest of drawers had 2 tubs of mini pies in one of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Visited here for a wedding in November and can't say a bad word. Family room massive, great shower and large screen tv. Food outstanding with very large portions and the staff were incredibly helpful from morning till night. Would recommend to anybody!!!

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mid wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

nothing at all bad about it, staff, breakfast good, room, always clean, most other places we have stayed have had a small television, about 30 inch screen in our rooms...like i said .....cant fault it, paid paid £80 vat included,, good price too

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Really looking forward to staying here as the web-photo's were fab, bright modern rooms. Unfortunately on entering the room no. 4 I was disappointed, almost had a sulk, was looking forward to a night away and a bit of luxury, the room was very hot, the carpet very tired, very dark and the bathroom circa 1980 ish, horrible looking bath... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

My partner and I stayed for just one night whilst touring the Cotswolds. Our room was excellent (plenty of room, very clean, comfortable bed & quiet). The food in the restaurant at dinner was superb (I can recommend the shoulder of lamb) and we were served a delightful breakfast (we had the scrambled egg & smoked salmon). Difficult to find... More 

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