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The Black Bear Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   14 South Street, Wareham BH20 4LT, England
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Ranked #15 of 21 Wareham B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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West Molesey, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived early evening and were shown to our room by a lovely young lady. She told us we had the room with the huge bed. It was in fact 2 single beds pushed together with, what looked like, a massive duvet over it. Sadly it was only the cover that was huge and not the actual duvet inside! Hence... More

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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On first impressions I thought, at least we are only staying one night. We were welcomed by a very nice young lady who showed us up to our room and directed me to the long stay car park near the Police station. The room looked a bit dated but was clean and tidy with towels etc. Unfortunately the hot water... More

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England
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner in the dining area. The food was freshly prepared, tasty and generous portions at a reasonable price. The service was good and quite prompt. The decor wasOK and clean but perhaps a little tired. We Would eat here again.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, myself and our little dog are looking forward to spending a few days in this historic listed building in the heart of Wareham. As it is listed, it has restrictions on the changes and updates that can be made to it but it is full of charm and the staff are friendly. So I disagree with Peter A... More

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Witham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I'd like to say I'm writing this review as I notice nearly all the positive reviews on this hotel are completely made up! We stayed here for a Friday and Saturday night just to get some sleep for a wedding & it ended up being the worst nights sleep ever. First off we had the bar directly below us... More

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Hythe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We stopped for lunch here a pleasant sandwich and baked potato. Staff were very pleasant and we enjoyed the sheltered outside seating area. We had an enjoyable drink here the previous evening but decided not to eat as a band was getting ready. We would come back, other pubs were not doing food or only serving roasts.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Following review is ONLY about the restuarant. Unusual set up when walking through the front door. Bar to your right which you can sit in, lounge dining area to the left and down the long corridor past the kitchens is a dining hall (schooldinners?) Started in the dining hall and changed to the lounge area due to excessive noise from... More

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oxford, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Dated, but that's fair enough for the price. Bathroom was quite dirty, bathroom door had been kicked in at some point and badly fixed.didnt have breakfast. Thin walls meant noise from other guests getting in until 1am. Not ideal on a week night. Ultimately can't complain as it was very cheap!

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We arrived to this hotel at 5pm, when we got to the room it hadn't been cleaned so had to go out again so it could be!when I fetched key a second time it wouldn't work as lock is hanging by a screw on the inside of the door!!?once we were in the room had been cleaned but obviously corners... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed 11 and 12 July, we arrived around 8 in the evening with the bar in full activity, the first impressions from the young woman who gave us our room key and took payment were not great, we had booked a double room but were given a twin, when we queried this the young lady said they would rearrange... More

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Address: 14 South Street, Wareham BH20 4LT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Wareham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Black Bear Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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