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The Running Horses

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“the pub”(63 reviews)
“roast beef”(10 reviews)
“fish cakes”(9 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Pool
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4 Star Hotel
The Running Horses is a perfect country inn at the heart of picturesque Mickleham village in the Surrey hills. Step inside and you’ll discover one of the most charming places to eat and stay in Surrey. Dating back to the 16th century, it was once a coaching house. Back in those days...
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Running Horses Old London Road | nr Dorking, Mickleham RH5 6DU, England
10 miles to Gatwick Airport View nearby attractions and restaurants
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked a table in the bar as we had dogs with us. Get to the pub to be told they don't take bookings for tables in the bar by a very curt young lady. Luckily the 'manageress' came to our rescue who was very helpful....More

Thank Lairhope
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lunch menu looked good. However, the food was very average. My pasta was swimming in oil, tasteless and prawns barely cooked. We ate lunch at tables in front of the pub and experienced several buses stopping immediately outside the pub in both directions interrupting...More

Thank SanibelGirl6033
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked 2 nights in a superior room for my boyfriends birthday after we came across the pub on a winter walk a few months previously and loved it. The room was lovely, comfortable bed, gorgeous bathroom with huge standalone bathtub. The breakfast was lovely...More

Thank jenniferhelen92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a one night stay. We had lunch and dinner at the running horses and the food , service and room was all excellent. We walked up to the top of box hill and back via Denbies vineyard which is a couple of hours stroll...More

Thank brettalligan
Reviewed June 14, 2018

I had a wonderful time at this picturesque pub, just across the street from a church. The chalk line trout was superb, on a plate of pasta with squid-ink, and a cocktail they made especially for that day: gin, cucumber, --can't remember the details, but...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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$103 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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BlueDobie
May 6, 2018|
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Response from Kathy P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know. We had our car.
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susie312eg
August 17, 2017|
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Response from Eagle6869 | Reviewed this property |
parking around on nearby road and might have to walk or get dropped off and driver walk.. on country road
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Roisin1111
February 1, 2017|
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Response from AshtdMan | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The Pub/Inn is approximately 7 miles from the Downs. There are two routes, one via the main road and one the scenic route but both about the same distance and travelling time - about 15 minutes (allow 20 for traffic and... More
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"I didn't stay overnight, but plan to do so"
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"Look for another place if you want a beer"
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"The Gatehouse is away from the pub so is very quiet, and it also has a lounge area which is very comfortable..."
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"Stay for dinner"
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