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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

De!ightful bar, super room, great pint and lovely food. Very pleasant staff, who were most accommodating and helpful, and the room was most comfortable. The location is very good; on the eastern fringe of the Cotswolds, just west of Oxford. There are only two minor crticisms, and both are in the spIrit of trying to be constructive: the bathroom could... More 

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Swanage, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food had by all, large group so we did a pre order. Starters of Camembert and goats cheese were amazing and to die for. Then sub if seared chicken on a bed of pasta was nice but quite bland needs a little more seasoning. All in all nice meal

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Cheadle, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stayed a night, but fell in love with this hotel as soon as we arrived. The Staff were superb, very friendly, and helpful. The bar area had a bit of the Welsh about it, and they certainly like their Rugby. The room was large, plenty of room, the meal we had was lovely too. We don't know the... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent another birthday meal with my friends at The Bird in Hand and as always we had a great night, the staff were warm and friendly and could not do enough for us. The food was fantastic. They never let me down.

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ludlow england
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Not stayed here before but it is such a great place Large carpark Grass and access to woods to walk your dog Rooms are located in a wing outside of the pub and the area is very tidy and very well lighted Downstairs and upstairs rooms all with own entrances We had room 9 on ground floor which was a... More 

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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

We checked in on Saturday afternoon for a 1 night stay. Check in was easy & the staff welcoming & friendly. The room was very spacious, clean & tidy, with lovely crisp white linen & towels & the bed was very comfortable. We ate in the restaurant in the evening & the food, wine, beer & service was excellent despite... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed October 14, 2016

We stayed here for one Saturday night as a stopover while walking stretch of the Thames Path walk. All the staff were really friendly and welcoming, and very nice rooms in an accommodation block adjacent to the pub, clean and spacious with good facilities. Had evening meal and the food and service were both of a high standard. Pub owner... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

Lovely meal had, Good choice on the menu and just the right amount on your plate. will definately eat here again. Made to feel very welcome and not rushed through our meal food served pipping hot so watch your fingers if you have the pie. A very good experience.

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We recently spent a 2 night B&B break at The Bird In Hand, our room was very spacious and had everything we could need, big TV and comfy chairs. The pub had a lovely bar area which we ate in on both evenings as we had our dog staying with us, the pub and accommodation is were very dog friendly... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

Not the cheapest place around but quality through all departments. Head chef is the owner, speaks for it's self when it comes to all food served from breakfast through lunch to dinner. Rooms excellent, good size, quiet, very clean and set in a garden courtyard environment. Very nice indeed.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bird in Hand Inn is a classic Cotswolds country Inn located in Whiteoak Green, Oxfordshire, near Witney on the B4022, just outside the small village of Hailey. This classic Cotswolds hotel is an ideal location in the heart of the country within a few miles of Oxford, Chipping Norton and major motorways. The Bird in Hand Inn is surrounded by the beautiful scenery and rolling countryside of the Cotswolds, this Grade II listed building is made of traditional local stone and slate and boasts beautiful original features. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bird in Hand

Address: Bird in Hand White Oak Green, Witney OX29 9XP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Witney
Price Range: $97 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bird in Hand 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Great for dog owners as you can take them in the bar”
 of 5 bubbles PAULFROMSHROPSHIRE, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs room advised.!”
 of 5 bubbles SussexFogey, Aug 12, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are away from bar and restaurant situated in a quadrangle, we had room 2, okay but would benefit from one or two comfortable chairs.”
 of 5 bubbles ChesterFew, Aug 1, 2016 | Read review
“Any room is good but ground floor if you have mobility problems as there is no lift”
 of 5 bubbles 786trevorp, Jul 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are situated around a grass 'courtyard' so all are fine”
 of 5 bubbles dickthed0c, Jul 12, 2016 | Read review
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