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Uckfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night it is cosy, if a little dark in the decor. The room was pleasant, the bathroom a little tired and a very shallow bath. The room was clean and a comfy bed. With a car park at the back and on the high street so easy access to visit the town A good price and a...

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place, good rooms, comfy beds, good breakfast. Very reasonable. We parked at the back which is very handy. Will book again. Very close to Silverstone race track if you are planning a track day, it is very handy.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The reason why its a 3 is the rating is based on the 400 year old bedroom building and not the room. My husband and I stopped for Valentines evening and stopped in room 19, a loft room which we were looking forward too. Firstly, we could not get the key out of the door no matter how we tried...

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Thank lisaanalan
Management response:

Dear Lisa Thank you for your review. With regards to your room key we do have several repeated incidences of guests struggling to remove the key until it is level. You have highlighted maintenance issues that we shall be addressing today. We are grateful for your observations. The cleanliness and team friendliness compliments are appreciated by all the team. Regards...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in a Monday night and it was very quite but the staff were fantastic very attentive and we only stayed for a short while but we had a lovely time and I want to eat in the restaurant next time as the menu looks great

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Thank Boothy B
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Dear Boothy Thank you for your review. We appreciate your excellent feedback regarding our tea. Please come back soon for a dining occasion as we look forward to your next visit soon. Regards David Ruck General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for lunch today (Sunday) and our meals were excellent. We both opted for fish dishes followed by the rhubarb sponge & custard dessert and we were certainly not disappointed. I wanted to have a side dish of coleslaw with my main meal and even though this was not on the menu as a side dish, the waitress that...

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Dear Helen L Thanks for a wonderful review. It is great to know you had such a fantastic meal and that the team exceeded your expectations. "A little gem" is a very complimentary quote. Come back soon! Regards David Ruck General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here Thursday night on a business trips. When we arrived there was no where to park. We rang the reception and they said we could park on the road which I wasn't too impressed with as I have a nice car. However as we were parking the man from reception came out and said he would find us...

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Dear Sxysusie Thank you for your review. It is good to know that you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate your comments regarding the accommodation. I am sorry to read that you did not like your fillet steak. We look forward to your next stay and are grateful for your comments. Regards David Ruck General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 night break must say can't fault it Room lovely and comfy. Previous review complained about heating but if you can't work out how to work a electric heater then don't blame hotel Food was lovely service very good even offered to book our taxi for Saturday evening! This was our second visit will return

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Dear Kathy F Thank you for your trip advisor review. We are grateful for your review. We appreciate your positive remarks. Come back soon. Regards David Ruck General Manager.

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

We stayed one night at the hotel it's a beautiful building with lots of character. The staff on arrival were friendly. Shame about the following on arrival back to our room it was cold and the duvet was not thick enough to keep us warm, ended up wearing several layers to bed. The breakfast the following morning can only be...

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Dear Lady Traveller Thank you for your recent review. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay. We shall be acting on your comments. Regards David Ruck General Manager.

northampton
Reviewed January 19, 2017

This was our 3rd stay here and we still highly recommend it. Rooms are clean, well looked after and very comfortable. Staff are extremely friendly, helpful and kind. The restaurant is very good and breakfast is excellent. Very good value for money

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Dear Topkat4 Thank you for reviewing our hotel. It is great to know that you enjoyed your stay and keep returning. We look forward to your next stay. Regards David Ruck General Manager

Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 19, 2017

Booked a weekend break on-line. Telephoned the hotel three times prior to arriving to book a table in the restaurant. No reply and had to leave a message. On arrival no one at reception rang number on desk and manager came and got someone to book us in. She did not know how and could not issue us with a...

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Dear Joes Bloggs Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay. I have reviewed your comments and we shall be acting upon your constructive criticisms. I can assure you that we do care and we value your observations as a guest. Yours sincerely David Ruck General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Saracen's Head Hotel Restaurant
Saracen's Head Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service

Additional Information about The Saracens Head Hotel

Address: 219 Watling Street West, Towcester NN12 6BX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Towcester
Price Range: $73 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Saracens Head Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Room facing the courtyard are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles steves_been, 3 days ago | Read review
“Please note there does not appear to be any lifts and the loft rooms face the main road so a lot of traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles lisaanalan, 1 week ago | Read review
“Think a road side room could be noisy due to the A5”
 of 5 bubbles scottonBoz, Dec 22, 2016 | Read review
“stayed in quite a few rooms - all good and no complaints with any of them”
 of 5 bubbles robinhandmj, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“As per the review, the rooms at the rear are much quieter!”
 of 5 bubbles Blakes-of-Ireland, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
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