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Dog & Bear Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“the pub”(34 reviews)
“pretty village”(10 reviews)
“nice village”(4 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

Stayed at this lovely hotel prior to a cruise from Dover. Everything about the stay was great and the breakfast was superb. Lenham is a lovely village and the hotel is ideally located on the square. Wouldn't hesitate to stay there again.

Thank barnsfield
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have stayed here off and on for the last 2 years. Always assured of a warm welcome, rooms are great and a good restaurant. Wifi is the cloud so not brilliant but the phone service is now better. Always good value in a lovely Kent...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I popped in for a drink after afternoon tea at a nearby coffee shop and wished we hadn't bothered. I always check the rim of the glass for lipstick marks as this is what I sometimes find in pubs and unfortunately that...More

Thank misslambx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The only downside was that we were put on 2 separate tables. Other than that the food was lovely the waiter and waitresses were friendly efficient and welcoming. Everyone was served promptly and they had the savvy to serve the children first and one waitress...More

Thank foxpeter18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plusses. Old and pretty hotel well situated in delightful village. Pleasant helpful young waitress. Good car park. Room clean except for toilet and well appointed with tea tray and biscuits, tables,, chairs, wardrobe, mirrors. Fish and chips for dinner was reasonable. Menu choice sensible. Minuses....More

Thank Jenny B
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
$97 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$97 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (69)
Dining (10)
Room & Suite (6)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Willy C
May 18, 2018|
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Response from LMO0902 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed in the pub, unsure about staying over, give them a call if not. Brian, Ann and James always on jand to help and other staff to.
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Lizzie W
July 19, 2017|
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Response from Tom L | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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jamesnsallyp
February 7, 2017|
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Response from Alan J | Reviewed this property |
you will need to contact reception
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Room Tips
"Rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter but after 10:00 there was no noise at all"
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"Look for better options - this hotel is not for families or those who need quiet rooms."
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"There are no lifts (elevators)"
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"We had room 9. Very big - have to say better than many 4* hotels I have stayed in."
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