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Bear and Ragged Staff

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28 Appleton Road | Cumnor, Oxford OX2 9QH, England
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Situated within easy distance of Oxford and just off the Oxford by pass this Pub offers a good standard of Accommodation if our room was representative and a decent breakfast. The room was well clean appointed with a good quality bed. Although in a pub the room was also nice and quite. Lots of parking and all the advantages of... More 

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was a great find, we were 4 couples visiting Oxford for our annual weekend away. The hotel has great character and the rooms are spacious and have an individual feel, not like many modern chain hotels, a bonus for myself was the inclusion of a cafetiere and ground coffee. We ate a snack lunch and an evening meal... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Not been here for a while took advantage of a offer off local radio station Lovely sharing platter chosen from quite a list favourite was the Duck spring rolls Kids as usual chose the fish and chips and they loved the chips especially Wife chose the chicken and I went with the Venison burger and no one was disappointed No... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A real old country pub with good food choices and friendly staff. Well recommended. The rooms are very well presented, good outdoor decking eating as well as a great restaurant and original pub bars for an atmospheric beer.

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Redditch, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit twice a year but this time things have changed , menu seemed more limited , no specials on offer . we had one excellent waitress and another that was grumpy and seemed to roll her eyes at every request . Twice a member of our party was left waiting for food , once with starter , once with main... More 

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bodø
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Building combines traditional and modern style with a relaxed atmosphere. Clean, well run with pleasent staff. Excellent dinner & english breakfast. Rather limited continental breakfast. Stayed two nights in annex. Nice, comfy room.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here on a Sunday night earlier in the year - it takes me some time to remember to do a review!! The accommodation was in an upstairs, outside room which was stunning. Great sized room, comfy bed, fridge, kettle and everything else you can think of. The bathroom was very contemporary but works very well built into the... More 

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Nottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with a small group of friends visiting Oxford for the weekend. Clean and well presented rooms, nothing was too much trouble and the food and service in the restaurant was excellent. Despite the weather we had a great weekend at the Bear and Ragged Staff.

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

A clean and comfortable Inn close to Oxford. We were in room 9 at the top of the main building which has character and an excellent bathroom, but the room is only suitable for guests below 5ft 8ins! Excellent welcome and meal on the Friday night, but service on the Saturday evening not so good and we felt a bit... More 

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Shanghai
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Great place with loads of character. Been modernized but just enough to make it comfortable and not lost its period charm. Also modernized its menu so unlike alot of places stuck in the 1970's that just have 'Chips and Greasy' on the menu. Great location and really good place to stay if you are arriving or leaving from Heathrow and... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Not only does the Bear and Ragged Staff serve fantastic food throughout the day, its conversion to a Country Inn is complete with the opening in December 2012 of the last five of nine rooms. The Bear is now in a position to offer a full suite of services to the discerning traveler whether on business or just looking for a home away from home for a few days.Our food ethos can be summed up very simply, local where possible, absolutely fresh, prepared in our own kitchen. The Bear's food offering can best be described as eclectic, mainly British food, prepared with loving care and attention in well equipped kitchens, beautifully presented and served by well trained floor staff. And all this with a wine list carefully selected for quality and value. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bear and Ragged Staff

Address: 28 Appleton Road | Cumnor, Oxford OX2 9QH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: $166 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bear and Ragged Staff 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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