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Preston, England
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We paid £70 for a last minute bed & breakfast deal and having read previous reviews we had a pretty good idea what to expect. The hotel is in a fabulous location on Cleeve Hill with beautiful views over Cheltenham. It's well worth walking up the hill behind the hotel carpark for an even better view. Check-in was friendly and...

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Simon J, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, hope to see you again soon. Simon

Fareham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night as a birthday treat. Great views from the bar and restaurant. It was busy but we were served quickly at the bar and managed to get a table for food in the evening . Food was typical pub grub but decent value. Good choice of breakfast items both hot and cold. The room was...

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Simon J, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback, I am glad the service and food was up to standard! Simon Jones

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

6 of us went to the Rising Sun on 17 November 2016 for lunch we all had a good lunch choice of food was excellent service was very good choice of drinks were good the view from this hotel over Cheltenham & Bishops Cleeve is excellent we will book again David W

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Simon J, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback, good to here you had a good time with us. Hopefully we will see you again soon. Simon

Bishop's Cleeve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here yesterday for lunch I order ed s the sharing starter as a main the food came out in good time .On tasting it it was luke warm and taste less I left half of it !no check back was done !.My friend enjoyed her gammon .Dessert was lovely we had the choc brownie. The waitress was friendly...

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Simon J, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback, it was myself that took your desserts orders and asked if you had enjoyed your meals when I cleared the table. I am sorry you didn't feel like you could tell me this at the time. Many Thanks Simon Jones

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the restaurant on Saturday night where me and my partner decided to come in for a quick drink after watching the fireworks. The bar was very busy as you can expect on a Saturday night, however there was only two people on the bar. My partner was waiting for a very long time and in the end a...

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Simon J, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for this, I will look into the amount of sauce and cheese we put on our nachos, we were significantly busier than expected this Saturday evening which is why we were a little short on the bar. My apologies Simon Jones

Dania Beach, Florida
Reviewed October 31, 2016

Stayed the night with friends. My friends had a room with a great view out the front. I had a single looking out onto roof and what could have been heating or A/C units. My room was a single. Bathroom was large and almost as big as the bedroom. Bed was comfortable and room was clean. There was nice beer...

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Simon J, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback, I am glad you enjoyed your break with us and look forward to seeing you again. Simon

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 31, 2016

The rooms are dated but adequate and clean, staff were very helpful and the breakfast and food menu is excellent it is a very reasonable price for this area and would recommend this hotel to anybody.We will definitely return to this hotel.

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Thanks for the feedback, I will pass it on! Simon Jones

Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Called in after a walk with the dogs. Lovely welcome. Water bowls for the dogs with outside tap. Lovely views from the beer garden. Food looked lovely even though we didn't have any. Defo go back again for food

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Simon J, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, hope to see you for some food too next time!! Simon

Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Went for family birthday meal out and waited one hour for food then it came cold followed by frozen puddings. Very rude staff and manager when we complained. Won't be going back. Don't bother going! The customer is always wrong in this restaurant and the manager said the wait was the norm!!

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I have taken all this on board and have responded top your other tripadvisor post. Simon

Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The Rising Sun hotel this week for 3 nights and feel we had to take issue with the review below ours. We can't believe a guest could write such bad things especially as we didn't experience any of that. The staff were exceptionally friendly, very hard working, multi-tasking, efficient and a credit to the hotel. We were...

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Thank you for your review, I will be sure to pass on your feedback to all my team. Simon Jones

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Rising Sun Hotel

Address: Cleeve Hill, Cleeve Hill, Cheltenham GL52 3PX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Cheltenham > Cleeve Hill
Price Range: $73 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Rising Sun Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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“room with the four poster and view”
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“Ask for a room with a view!”
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“Upper floor on the front”
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“Room 12 is a good size.”
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