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5.0 of 5 Inn   |   Lower Green, Ilmington CV36 4LT, England
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The Howard Arms
Ranked #2 of 2 Ilmington B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had visited the Howard Arms once before for lunch and made a mental note to come back and stay. We're glad we did. We were complicated guests (two vegetarians travelling on bicycles - sounds like the start of a joke) but we had a really warm welcome. They made some space for our push-bikes in the store cupboard to... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here before and thought it was very good,sadly this time we were disappointed by the service. Firstly we had booked weeks in advance,two days before going there we received an email from them 'confirming our cancellation'....they then said they had no idea why this was sent!!!! Our table we booked for dinner for the two nights had... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

On the way back from a long weekend in Devon we decided to treat ourselves to a hotel stay after surviving the brunt of Hurricane Bertha after camping for Friday and Saturday. We picked Statford-upon-Avon as our destination as it wasn't too far from home, and went about looking for suitable lodgings. We came across The Howard Arms as one... More

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Bromley, Kent
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

On Friday we stayed for the second time at the Howard Arms. Again we had the Summer Room which is spacious and comfortable.. Dinner and breakfast faultless. Staff polite, warm and friendly. The boiler failed on Saturday morning so we could not shower when we got up. These things happen and it is how they are dealt with that matter.... More

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
31 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Lovely ambience, timeless setting: mix-match wooden furniture, big old fire place . Sufficient window seats were vacant, service was fast and amiable. We choose the à la carte lunch menu, though the fixed price one was tempting, also intriguingly served from 6 - 6.45 pm. Starters chosen were an excellent 'beef strips' dish, and a disappointing squid ink coloured gnocchi... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

This is our second time at the Howard arms, we came go celebrate my husbands birthday, we love it here you are made to feel welcome the moment you arrive by Grant and all his staff. It is set in beautiful cotswolds countryside. If you are looking for somewhere tranquil this is definitely the place to come the restaurant has... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

On the weekend of the 26th July my partner and I booked a weekend break In the lovely village of Ilmington of which we both agree to be a very pleasant place to stay. We decided to book for evening dinner at The Howard Arms on the Saturday for my partner, our 4 month old daughter and myself. We had... More

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Hythe, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the Howard Arms. Unfortunately it let itself down on some basic items. 1) The A/C didn't work. 2) There were pubic hairs in the bath (and a spider but I don't think that was their fault). 3) The right hand tap was very loose as was the spout. 4) The spout allowed a discharge of... More

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Beautiful village and excellent meal today. After a long hot walk we enjoyed beers in the lovely garden then moved inside for a late lunch, good menu choices. Great food, enjoyed the afternoon , hope to be back soon !

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My husband and I were married in Cuba earlier this year without telling anyone, but, when we broke the news to family and friends, we were able to say that there was to be a blessing in the Cotswold village of Ilmington, followed by a reception at the Howard Arms on 6 June. After the service, together with our 50... More

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Address: Lower Green, Ilmington CV36 4LT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Ilmington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Howard Arms 5*
Also Known As:
The Howard Arms Hotel Ilmington

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