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The Bear

4.0 of 5 71 High Street, Esher KT10 9RQ, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Guildford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic game and wine tasting evening at the Bear - food, wine and service all really good. Champagne and canapes to start, then courses of smoked salmon, pheasant, venison and British cheeses. Excellent value at £27.50. Bring on the next one and we will invite our friends!

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Kingston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We won a voucher for Sunday lunch at the Bear and it was delicious! We had the pigeon breast starter, which although we had to wait half an hour for, tasted scrummy! We then had the beef and chicken roast dinners which did not disappoint. It all tasted great, it was not as hot as we liked but it was... More

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York, United Kingdom
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91 reviews 91 reviews
32 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed for one night at The Bear. The room was spacious and well equipped and of a good clean standard. Although it faced the main road noise was minimal. The bar was pleasant and fairly popular with a good outdoor area also. Breakfast was decent with a reasonable choice available. Close to shops and bars and restaurants.

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the The Bear last Saurday with a friend for a drink, and having bought 2 large glasses of wine, we went to sit outside on the high tables and bar stools. As I went to climb onto the stool, I leant on the table, which tipped, causing my drink to fall over. A bar attendant came and tried... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We have just returned from The Bear after staying there whilst we did a 3 day show at Hampton Court Palace. The rooms are lovely, clean and big. Food in the bar is pleasant and the pub garden was lovely on a hot evening. BUT be warned, if you are staying here for an event at Hampton Court Palace the... More

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Bristol England
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed the night last night, had a good nights sleep, but woken up by the traffic. I did have the windows open so it was my fault. Plus the pub is on a main road so what do you expect ??? Breakfast was nice and service good

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Visited with a work colleague, we had 30 minutes for lunch, we both ordered Wraps, such a sile meal, after a 35 minute wait we asked the bar girl where our food was, the pub was empty. We finally received our food after 40 minutes, this caused us to be late for work, which wasn't the plan

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Bear H, Manager at The Bear, responded to this review

Hello Paul Thank you for your comments we have investigated the issues with our restaurant and kitchen teams regarding the delay with your food. It was very unfortunate the order for your food arrived into the kitchen at the same time as the order for a table of 18 people seated outside and a small party in our main dining... More

Kyrenia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My husband & I have just returned home from a 19 night stay at The Bear. We had a lovely big room ( 7 ) which we had requested because of a lot of baggage & it was light, airy, clean, comfortable & very quiet considering its age & potential creakiness. The residents car park was a bonus as The... More

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Bear H, Manager at The Bear, responded to this review

Hello Lynn Many thanks for you wonderful review, We will make sure they are passed on to the team More

Swansea, Wales
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

A comfortable and friendly place to stay for a wedding nearby. No racing at Sandown and so the place was very civilised. A warm welcome from reception and a clean and well appointed room with decent bath and shower. Real milk, water and fresh fruit in the minibar are included and breakfast was good. Car parking on site with a... More

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Bear H, Manager at The Bear, responded to this review

Hello Cilybebyll Thank you for your positive comments, we will cetainly pass them on to the team. More

Paris, France
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53 reviews 53 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This pub should be called The BearPit- when I went it was full of loud drunks(young men and women spilling their drinks all over the place at the bar) who were on the way to 'watch' the races at Sandown Park. Apparently this is a favourite stop for racegoers so be warned! It feels like some sort of drinking den-it... More

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Address: 71 High Street, Esher KT10 9RQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Surrey > Esher
Amenities:
Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bear 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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