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The White Bear Inn

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Room & Suite (11)
Dining (10)
Certificate of Excellence


#2 of 2 hotels in Shipston on Stour
Certificate of Excellence
The White Bear Inn, under new management by Emma (since 23rd October 2017), offers 7 en-suite rooms, two bars, restaurant, private dining room and a function room. Consisting of: Lounge Bar with open fire serving Cask Ales, Quality Draught Beers, Lagers and Wine Sports Bar with two large Screen TVs which show Sky Sports and BTsport content; you are unlikely to miss any live sporting event. Restaurant serving home made food, using local produce. Private dining area for that special occasion or informal get together with friends. Functions are catered for in a separate room, has a separate entrance and can cater for up to 80 people, depending on the type of event. Also available Crib Boards, Dominos and our Aunt Sally pitch to the rear of our free private car park. There are fabulous walks in the local area together with local shoots (in season), Falconry Centre and a short drive to Stratford upon Avon, Warwick (Castle), Banbury, Oxford and Stow on the Wold.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
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Full view
51Somewhat walkable
Grade: 51 out of 100
18Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
4Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
14Room tips
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Stopped into the pub for lunch after a walk and was surprised at how delicious the freshly cooked food was. The beer battered fish in a baguette was gorgeous and the onion rings just melted in my mouth, the batter was so light, the chips weren't greasy at all. The puddings
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Has a one night stay in April 2019 - very friendly and obliging staff, great room and excellent food (both Dinner & Breakfast) Would recommend as a good stop over - we were visiting the Cotswold distillery and was ideally placed
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We stayed at the White Bear Inn in late June 2018, the night of a huge street festival. The staff were so welcoming and helpful; they lent us a fan, which was a life-saver (it was a very hot night, and we were on the top floor). The breakfast was the best one we had during our
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Great food, amazing service, value for money. The food was delicious and the staff were friendly and welcoming. Absolutely worth every penny. Definitely an absolute must if you are in the area. Welcomed by the locals as well.
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We had a family party to go to in Shipston over Christmas and there were too many of us to stay over with the family. We booked the White Bear through expedia and really had no idea what to expect. On arrival, parking was fine (at the back of the Inn). Check in is at the bar
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$103 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
the white bear pub hotel shipston on stour
United KingdomEnglandCotswoldsShipston on Stour
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