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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We visited The Bat and Ball for a Sunday lunch in February. It is local to us and we have visited many times before and it has always been fine. Unfortunately the food and service was so appalling that we will not be returning again. There were only about 5 options actually available (from a sizeable menu), the rest were... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Here is a little gem - bijou rooms and yummy food accompanied by village ambience and so helpful staff and caring folk for whom one felt nothing was to much trouble. A delightful place altogether. Look out for smallness of room and winding staircase and say please not if not your preference.

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Kent
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Stayed in a small double 1st Floor room ("Grace" - all 7 rooms are named after cricketers), with ensuite shower room. Comfortable bed and good shower. Small fairly high window onto the street but not a problem if you'r not staying in the room during the day. Very small car park but free parking on the village street. The pub... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

Well not the best place to stay, ok for 1 night room was basic so noisy electric heaters in room dry air, staff friendly but food was not nice Cajun burger was well under cooked an was not Cajun,bar area was ok wouldn't be in me top 20 places to stay sorry

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night - were made to feel very welcome, not just by staff but by customers (regulars?) too. Enjoyed a really nice meal - tasty, hot, nicely presented, attentive waitress. Room was small but comfortable & pleasantly furnished. We had to leave before breakfast time on Saturday morning - so we were offered a tray with cereal, fruit,... More 

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

we stayed for a weekend to visit Le Manoir. easy journey down and good parking through narrow entrance. fantastic welcome from Emily the lady in the bar and she showed us to a nice but simple room, well worth the momey we paid. we went down for a drink and had really well looked after beer and great tasty food... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

We booked this Inn whilst at a conference at the Kassam stadium, and wish we hadent!! i booked a twin room for us, as my friend and i were on the same course, and were happy to have a twin rom, ground floor, however when we arrived we were shown to a family room which was accessed by an outside... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

The Inn was recommended to us as a dinner option by our hosts at Home Farm House in Holton. The food was great, especially the Bat Burger, which I just about managed to finish. My husband had an excellent chicken and mushroom pie and was very happy with the local ales on offer too!

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

I had not been back to this lovely gem of a pub for 15 years but it was still serving great food. Very welcoming staff. The service was not rushed and it was so refreshing to sit and eat and chat without waiting staff making you feel hurried and a nuisance. The lamb, battered fish and sea bass were all... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

What experiences do you want from a highly rated pub? Bar staff who are not familiar with the beers that are on tap? A resident dog that barks nay yelps every time some one moves past it? Specials off the specials board that are not available? Music playing throughout the dining area for the staff’s ear rather than the customer?... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Bat & Ball Inn

Address: 28 High Street | Cuddesdon, Oxford OX44 9HJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: $97 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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