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Kent, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in room 1 last friday..were really impressed with the venue.. the pub/restaurant had been recently decorated in a New England style.. staff couldn't have been more friendly.. we stayed overnight and our room was faultless.. at first.. Beautifully decorated and extremely bright and clean.... we ate in the restaurant.. I had pitta bread and hummus.. nice but over... More 

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Wroughton, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016

Visited on a Saturday as our first choice was full. We were struck by how few people were there for a Saturday. It did fill up later. Prices are on the high side £15 -£20 more than similar pubs who usually charge about the £10 mark. Ordered burgers as they are now available in evening at £10. They were good... More 

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Thank Jeremy W
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4 reviews
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Reviewed June 23, 2016

Meal booked for 4 on Thursday evening 16.06.16. One of the party was elderly and in a wheelchair. To gain access our taxi driver entered into the bar area after accessing the outer part of how to gain entry with a wheelchair. 2 lovely gentlemen came out and one at the front and one at the rear manhandled the lady... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed January 29, 2016

The building itself is years old and the new refurb is great! However, the menu is limiting and very expensive for what it is too be honest. Why do eateries always seem to forget those of us who have people in their party, who just like 'classic pub food'? When we did find something, it was on the Lunch menu,... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed December 19, 2015

Came for works Christmas lunch, initial impressions were excellent as impressed by decor. We were seated in a sort of extension which seemed bit like a posh shed....it had a wood burner but this seemed bit temperamental as a customer had to help get it going... Order taken in good time but then had to wait over for food (table... More 

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Thank Mike J
Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Ate here with my family for Sunday lunch and cannot fault the service. Amazing food and atmosphere, I ordered the beef and it was declicous. Was fully booked which is always a good sign when eating out as obviously very popular. The girls that work there were all happy to help and looked like they work extremely hard! With one... More 

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cardiff
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2012

had discount voucher for one night stay Rooms very basic but clean food good staff very friendly and helpful would stay again and be happy to pay ful price nice place to stay after a long days shopping

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 16, 2012

Stumbled across after a day shopping in swindon and then going for a drive. Great value and good tradional english pub grub(large portions) My wife had cottage pie but could only eat half of it.Great service and good atmosphere.If in area again would definately go back again

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed June 14, 2011

got majorly lost a few times that day, came across this place by chance or accident? made us smile and laugh at our misfortunes on the day, would recommend highly, dinner was great, cooked by the daughter, played darts, just cruised back

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Address: The Fox Markham Road, Swindon SN4 9JT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
Price Range: $69 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Fox and Hounds 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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