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The Saracens Head Inn

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Symonds Yat East, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Tamworth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A night away had been booked as a birthday surprise and the hotel and location could not have been better. We managed to get a parking spot right outside the door. A friendly greeting was waiting for us and my bag was carried up to the room. The room was fabulous with amazing views across the river. Bonus that with... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights over Easter and had a great stay. The bedroom was clean and was nice and quiet. The breakfasts were excellent. We dined twice in the restaurant and the food and service were great. I would definitely recommend a stay at the Saracens Head and we will return in the future.

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Addlestone, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just returned. Highly recommend staying here. Rooms are clean and bright, ours overlooked the river (see photo (room 8)). Staff are more than happy to help. The food is magnificent!! Some fine local ales on draught too. A beautiful part of our country, I'd highly recommend the kayaking trip as a great leisurely way to experience the area. Can't wait... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we didn't stay at the Saracens we did eat there 2 nights... Delicious delicious food great service and fab menu.the location is so beautiful and tranquil. This restaurant would not be out of place among the top eateries.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having walked the dog it was really relaxing to grab a real ale and hot baguette. Great environment and good food. Lunch from 12-2:30 and dinner from 6:30 till late. We missed lunch but the baguettes are still a filling, tasty meal.

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at the Saracen's Head at 8.30pm and luckily there was a room for us. We were welcomed with open arms, and a table for dinner was provided after a very short wait. The food was superb, both for dinner and breakfast. The portion sizes were not compromised by the beautiful presentation, and our compliments go to the chef.... More

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Cleckheaton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stay here every month and still does not disappoint, food is exceptional especially breakfast good fresh produce. Rooms are plush and very clean. Everthing is of a top grade hotel standard in an idyllic location. Keep up the good work

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stopped for lunch at this wonderful inn and basked in the spring sun while taking in the lovely views. The food was absolutely lovely but the best bit by far was that the owner offerred to drive the pregnant ladies back up the hill to our cabin as we couldn't get a taxi for love nor money! Now THAT... More

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South Wales
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Thank you once again Saracens Head Inn, for another wonderful stay. Food, drink, rooms, all fantastic. Staff, and owners couldnt do more for us. On arrival greeted like old friends, and made to feel very at home. Arrived around 1.30pm, it was very busy, but we were still served quickly by the super efficient staff, and ordered a lovely lunch,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I think we have now been visiting the Saracens for the best part of 20 years, and it still remains one of our favourite places to return to. The accomadation is excellent, with wonderful bathrooms and comfy beds. The staff are always polite, even at times in the summer when it can become very busy. Food was also fantastic. I... More

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Also Known As:
The Saracens Head Hotel
The Saracens Head Hotel Symonds Yat
The Saracens Head Inn Symonds Yat, England
Address: Symonds Yat East, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Ross-on-Wye > Symonds Yat
Free Parking Restaurant
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Ranked #3 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Symonds Yat
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Saracens Head Inn 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Saracens Head Inn has stood for centuries in its spectacular position on the east bank of the River Wye where the river flows into a steep wooded gorge, on the edge of the Forest of Dean. Popular with walkers, cyclists, canoeists, fishermen and fans of good food and real ales, the Inn has a relaxed ambiance throughout, from the flagstone bar to the cozy lounge and stylish dining room. ... more   less 
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