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The Compasses Inn

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“leez priory”(21 reviews)
“the pub”(64 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a planned stop off here on a visit to Pleshey, wanting to revisit ‘The Huffer Pub’ after 15 years away. We were so pleased that the Huffer rolls were just as delicious as we remembered and other food we saw being served looked amazing...More

Thank franceswhitehead
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Had to find somewhere to stay near to stansted, what a find ,fabulous food real ale and lovely cider too. Great genuine country pub atmosphere pity we had a short and stressful stay only due to snowfall before our flight! I loved the roaring fire...More

Thank Heidigirl23
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

The compasses is becoming popular with our North Essex meet up. The pub has a lovely country local feel to it, the staff are welcoming and always helpfully. The food is excellent and always freshly made. There is always a good selection of real ales....More

Thank FBtwo
Reviewed November 29, 2017

Our annual pilgrimage to this pub never disappoints. Excellent selection of beers (mostly local) I would definitely recommend the Bishop Nick. The choice of the now famous huffers makes for a difficult decision. We had the ABC (Avocado, Bacon and Cheese -Stilton) and Sausage with...More

Thank jh0llingsw0rth
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

This is a gem hidden deep in the Essex countryside. The pub is traditional and serves an amazing range of real ales and cider. We sat by a window looking into the cellar which showed the care given to all the barrels. We also stayed...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Restaurant
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Price range
$102 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
$102 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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IrisPuce
January 19, 2017|
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Yes there is a sizable garden
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"Stayed in old Bob a fantastic room"
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"This is not a large hotel and it would be difficult to single out a particular room."
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"As this is a pub not a hotel and I have not stayed there I cannot comment"
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"All rooms are quiet and have new bathes and are about the same size"
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