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Kings Head Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Square, Wimborne Minster BH21 1JG, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
fastandred Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel provided us with everything we needed, as we had a family wedding to attend nearby. The accommodation was well maintained and some of our rooms were very spacious. Breakfast was excellent with a great choice. The thing that struck us most though, was how happy and helpful all the staff were. There was not one member of staff... More

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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Enjoyed our stay. Spotlessly clean very welcoming and friendly staff. Good food at a sensible price. My only gripe would be a rattly sash window which the manager took on board and was very apologetic. Thank you all for a very enjoyable stay. I would stay here again and recommend it to anyone.

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Bury St Edmunds
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75 reviews 75 reviews
48 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed 3 nights on business. Lovely old hotel which has been sympathetically refurbished to quite a high standard. Room (no. 26) was through a warren of corridors and stairs in keeping with the historic nature of the building, and was very quiet and comfortable with a fantastically comfortable bed. Bathroom had a strong and large shower and everything was very... More

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Chelmsford Essex
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has been refurbished and is pleasant. The situation on the square is ideal with many shops and restaurants nearby. The food in the hotel was typical bar food but quite good. The room we had was up numerous stairs which would not be suitable for more elderly people, especially carrying cases. Breakfast was good with fresh cooked food.... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from another enjoyable stay at the kings head...all staff on hand and helpful...as always. Unfortunately the male member of staff serving on the bar in the evenings... who we later found out to be the Bar manager was not at all happy or welcoming during our stay ... His lack of enthusiasm stood out ...which was a shame

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights over the weekend.. Our room was a really good size with a huge bed. Shower was good. Everything was very clean. The breakfasts were lovely. The staff are all really friendly. They seem to be always working so hard. Unfortunately the lift was out of order when we were there and so I wouldn't recommend... More

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Cardiff
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We enjoyed our short break very much. The hotel has been well refurbished, the décor is good and our superior room was tastefully decorated, spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Its a nice location, right on the Square and just 50 yards from the Minster Church. The young team of staff are friendly and attentive, and the bar was used by... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

been their for meal with kids twice, FIRST VISIT....... all staff very welcoming & very frendly, food a lot not too say very poor for price,asked for salad a few lettice leaves smothered in garlic-powder+ oil-! a bit of diced tomato/ ie; less than 1 slice that was it. when paying nearly £6 for sandwich. children meals well no quality... More

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We stayed here for two night in feb, We had a lovely stay, the staff were all welcoming and friendly. Our room was at the front of the hotel (no 10) It was spacious, comfortable and stylish. Would definitely stay here again.Meals were delicious and ample.

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We visited the hotel this weekend having previously stayed in it (before the refurb). As we were visiting family and not going to be in the room for very long, we went for a cheaper room option. Our room was right above the kitchen and there is no sound proofing - to the extent, you can actually hear what the... More

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Additional Information about Kings Head Hotel

Also Known As:
Kings Head Wimborne
Kings Head Hotel Wimborne Minster, Dorset
Address: The Square, Wimborne Minster BH21 1JG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Wimborne Minster
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Wimborne Minster
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kings Head Hotel 3*
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