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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the third visit where food and service have been lacking, and getting steadily worse. Shame as we have been out here many times over the years. Worst of three visits by far (other two were carverys) Probably as it resembled a youth club with staff entertaining their friends and not concentrating on customers. Order 3 lunches and only... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked are stay in the countrymann inn 6 months in advance before are planned trip to monkey land. We thought on paper it looked like the ideal place to recharge after a 5 hour drive from leeds. We checked into are room that was meant to be the family room that was surprisingly smaller than the advertised pictures and... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Welcoming, comfortable, clean. What more could you want! The restaurant offers a wide range of excellent home cooked food. Service is professional but friendly. Have visited at least once a year for 4 years now and is even better under the management of Jo and her team. Highly recommended.

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Thank Gillian W
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect location for a trip to Monkey World. The room was large and well decorated. Shower good too. 3 Ladies, stayed in Family room, so a bed each. Heating seemed to be on a timer, so the room was a little cold, But it was February and it's an old building, we just got under covers and chatted whilst waiting... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my dad for fathers day, he had a good cavery but it was a bit pricey for a pub. They don't offer a veggie alternative which is very disappointing & there veggie menu is limited. The dessert menu is vast but again a bit pricey for pub good, £5.35 for a piece of apple cake! The pub is nicely... More 

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Nicole C, Manager at Countryman Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. Just a note to say that we do offer a nut roast to vegetarians which is prepared in the kitchen and then the vegetables can be added to the plate by the guest at the carvery unit. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

A mid week break with dog. Full praise on rooms, friendly service, good honest home cooked food and attention to detail. Will make an annual event. Ideal for exploring Dorset. Have the full English breakfast you won't need to eat for the rest of day.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We had been to Lulworth Cove which was impossible to get food with it been so busy, we had stopped for a drink when I found a advertisement for this place. It was just what we were looking for a nice quiet country pub, and we were not disappointed. The staff were friendly and the food was much more then... More 

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Thank KDT7766
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

I don't normally leave bad reviews but this places food was awful. The fish cakes were bland, sweet potato fries were burnt and the garlic bread was soggy. Seriously I've had better food from McDonald's. The garden was nice, and the staff were friendly but do not eat here, you will feel robbed.

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable room....so very peaceful and relaxing.Good quality food....breakfast plentiful and enjoyable.Staff all friendly and helpful.we enjoyed our short stay....only down side is nothing much nearby apart from beautiful thatch cottages.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights in February, lovely clean comfortable room, nice varied food menu served in decent size portions, friendly and welcoming staff. Very dog friendly pub. Enjoying lunch and a glass or two in front of the fire on a cold and wet day was a great way to spend an afternoon.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Countryman Inn

Address: A352 Blacknoll Lane, East Knighton DT2 8LL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > East Knighton
Price Range: $109 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Countryman Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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