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The Bull Hotel

Market Place, Fairford GL7 4AA England
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Welcome to The Bull, a Grade II-listed coaching inn, gloriously situated on the Market Square in Fairford, a picture-perfect market town in the Gloucestershire Cotswolds. The Bull now offers both restaurant and private dining spaces and a traditional pub bar, with open fires, and serving local craft beers, spirits and great wines. There’s also a traditional, vaulted barn, The Bull Room, for weddings and parties for up to 50 guests. BAFTA nominated set designer, Corina Burrough and interior designer Jo Titchener, worked to create The Bull’s beautifully refurbished interiors throughout, including its 21 individually furnished, en-suite bedrooms. The Bull also has private fishing rights to a 1.25-mile stretch of the River Coln with excellent fishing for grayling and trout, making it a popular base for fly-fishing trips. Rods cost from £50pp a day for up to five people.
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SueBubblesOne wrote a review Jun 4
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom30 contributions30 helpful votes
Situated in the heart of the pretty town of Fairford, The Bull Hotel is ideally placed to explore the Cotswolds. We stayed for four nights in one of the suites. The rooms were clean and comfortable, overlooking the pretty town square. On our first evening we had a delicious meal. We also enjoyed a tasty breakfast each morning, which set us up for a day of exploring. All of the staff were friendly and welcoming. It was lovely to come back to the hotel at the end of each day, have a drink and watch the world go by.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Katrina S wrote a review Jun 1
London, United Kingdom106 contributions74 helpful votes
Came for dinner at The Bull on a Friday evening for my Mum's birthday and wasn't disappointed. Superb service; really friendly and welcoming and great food. Menu is extensive and really good quality. All beautifully presented too. Highly recommended and will come back
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
Room Tip: Book a table, it's popular!
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robbotufc wrote a review May 2021
Torquay, United Kingdom30 contributions25 helpful votes
We stayed May 2021, 100% enjoyed our 3 nights midweek stay at this hotel, our room was big and very clean , towels were changed everyday, bed very comfortable, cooked English breakfast was lush, great choices for breakfast's, had a different cooked evening meal all 3 nights all excellent, all of the staff were so very friendly and helpful, this hotel is in a beautiful village so pretty, would definitely comeback again and thank you again to all the wonderful staff who made my wife and I welcome,
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
DrDormouse wrote a review May 2021
36 contributions19 helpful votes
So lunch at the Bull on the first day we could eat in! Just as well because it tipped it down outside! Nice friendly staff. Great beer ( Gold). Non alco is San Miguel. Good food - some teething issues but these will iron out. Thanks and best wishes for the new normal !
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
Jessica Y wrote a review Jan 2021
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We spent a lovely night in December at The Bull Hotel. Our room was very spacious with a huge comfortable bed, in fact we had the biggest bathroom I've ever had in a hotel!! We enjoyed some really delicious food in the restaurant (can totally recommend the Chateaubriand!) and the staff who attended were all very friendly. We felt very safe with regard to Covid too. The following morning we had a lovely riverside walk from the hotel. We would not hesitate to stay again when we return to the area, hopefully in the not too distant future.
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Date of stay: December 2020
$75 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomEnglandCotswoldsFairford
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Bull Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to The Bull Hotel?
Nearby attractions include St. Mary's Church (0.09 miles) and Fairford War Memorial (0.07 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Bull Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at The Bull Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The Bull Hotel?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Bull Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Colosseo Ristorante Fairford, 7a Coffee Shop, and The Railway Inn Fairford.
Is The Bull Hotel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.06 miles away from the center of Fairford.
Are there any historical sites close to The Bull Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting St. Mary's Church (4.0 miles), St Michael and St Martins Church (4.1 miles), and Fairford War Memorial (0.07 miles).