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The Bear Inn

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12 Market Place, Wincanton BA9 9LP, England
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The Bear Inn
Ranked #4 of 8 Wincanton B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here on Saturday after a cracking day at Wincanton races. The welcome we had on arrival was nice, the pub was busy and had a good selection of food and drinks with the rooms being just what we expected. Sunday morning and what a good breakfast, could'nt ask for more. What more can I say. If you want... More

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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

we had a great time at the Bear Inn. 3 of us booked in for the night, rooms were very clean and comfortable, bar staff and locals very friendly. Carol the manager couldn't do enough for us, food was excellent , cooked breakfast was 1st class, A couple came down about 11 am , I hour after breakfast had finished,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I have been coming to the Bear for many years, I know Jo and Ian well and promised I would write a review. This is very much a traditional english pub, listed building. Lrge car park and combnation of Lounge and bar area, with a large hall (sweetman) at the back, usually packed with discworld fans as the accomodating owners... More

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Wincanton, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Trad English pub with the usual hideous carpets, but....tried out the Sunday Roast - so not worth cooking it for one! All local/free range meat, perfect roast potatoes and massive Yorkshire pud [too many/much for me but very good], with a big side serving of 3 veg cooked perfectly al dente; all for £7.25. Also offer an even more 'mega'... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

that IS NOT the Bear inn wincanton in photo!!! this is not good for there business as people could be expecting something completely different,and if you were looking for this building, you are certainly going to be disappointed!!!

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9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

I have just spent Hogswatch in Wincanton, eating the splendid fare at the Bear Inn. This is a wonderful old traditional pub with a log fire, a genuine welcome, an excellent selection in ales, wines and ciders and amazing food. This was a very busy weekend with over 200 people visiting to celebrate Hogswatch (Terry Pratchett's Discworld New Year). The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We were at a car rally in the town and visited this pub for a drink. We had a very very warm welcome.from the landlady and the locals, who were interested in the old cars. Beer was excellent - even better than expected. It felt very cosy and friendly.

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Eastcote, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Came for a family wedding in Wincanton and stayed 2 nights - amazing service. Couldn't do enough for us especially as the wedding was on a Sunday and could have been quite difficult to get a taxi back in the evening but couldn't fault the willingness to help with all. Breakfast was excellent and the food in the Restaurant was... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Travelling to attend a Midsummer ball in Wincanton at the Bear Inn, we stopped over. Pre-visit communication was excellent via phone, discussing prices, room choices and food options. Arriving later than hoped Friday night, my son and I were greeted by the friendly staff and shown to our room along the quaint corridor of this Grade II listed historic coaching... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Stayed one night on our way to a nearby event. The outside of the premises looks run down and shabby but once inside it was perfectly adequate for our needs. The staff were very helpful and locked our expensive bikes away for the night and got them out when the premises was closed to the public. We had a twin... More

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Address: 12 Market Place, Wincanton BA9 9LP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Wincanton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
The Bear Hotel Wincanton
The Bear Inn Wincanton, Somerset

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