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The Fountain House and Dedham Hall

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

With a beautiful setting, fantastic garden and that rare quirky feel, this is guesthouse that could (just about) justify the high cost if all of these benefits could be combined with an attentive welcome. Although our initial greeting was simple enough, (the tea and cake were a nice touch), it was a surprise to be just shown to our room... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a girls' night away, staying overnight at the Dedham Hall. Fantastically welcoming, relaxed place. Made to feel welcome from the minute we arrived. A perfect place for a recharge. Loved it, and will be back!

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Thank aitch_wright
Bristol, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Quirky hotel. Lovely and friendly. Great food - both evening meal and breakfast. Lovely tea and cake. Nothing was too much trouble - even gluten free delicacies. Lovely room and great hosts. Characterful rooms - very cosy

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

I have just returned from a wonderful art residential course at Dedham Hall. Each day we were treated to breakfast, lunch and dinner and were served beautifully prepared and presented home cooked food. The breakfasts were fantastic - freshly cooked bread, local marmalade and eggs from chickens in the garden. The accommodation provides everything you need and is so convenient... More 

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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Fabulous Setting , Great food and a Lovely welcome Always a pleasure to stop here and the food is to die for Jim & Wendy do tremendous work and cant be any more helpful Meat or Fish all brilliant ,and save room for a dessert

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

The hospitality here is a little fractured as the owners seem very busy with the painting activity that goes on there. The room was big but showing signs of wear and tear. There were plenty of cobwebs. The location is stunning but it's the breakfast that wows. The mushrooms and homemade bread were gthe stand outs.

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2 Thank HofH999
Stoke by Nayland, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

We arrived at this restuarant by walking through the door with no greeting, even though we had booked our table a week in advance. We had to call out for the attention of someone, to which we were placed in a small lounge and asked what drinks we wanted without even seeing a drinks menu! We then sat in this... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

My family and I stopped over at Dedham for a day and we found Dedham Hall by chance. We had a great time in and around the village and surrounding area, even taking a boat ride down the river and walking through beautiful fields. Abby and her family running the place were friendly and easy going. We arrived in the... More 

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Thank Nicholas W
Harwich, England, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

We were taken here by our friends for a get together meal the first time we had visited this restaraunt. Very attentive staff very good choices on the menu and the food served up was very good it did feel like feel like being in a large family home more than a restaraunt which was nice and would recommend to... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Great food and lovely garden setting in inspiring painting location. Country house atmosphere with very helpful owners. Bedrooms serviced well and all their staff work hard to please. Dedham itself is a delightful village within easy walking distance of the river stour.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dedham Hall is a family run Guest House set in 6 acres of fields adn gardens in the heart of Constable Country. Set back from the road at the end of Dedham High Street it is a 2 minute walk into the centre of the beautiful and historic village or a 20 minute walk along the river Stour to Flatford Mill immortalised by John Constable. The Fountain House restaurant is open to residents and non residents alike and is well known for its great cooking and atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fountain House and Dedham Hall

Address: Brook Street, Dedham, Colchester CO7 6AD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester > Dedham
Price Range: $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
The Fountain House And Dedham Hall Hotel Dedham
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