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Blacksmiths Head
Ranked #5 of 5 Lingfield B&B and Inns
Reviewed April 2, 2013

We stay for two night whilst visiting relatives. Lawrence, Ellie and all the staff made us very welcome. Homely, recently decorated rooms, nice comfortable beds and nice and warm which was great as it was soo cold outside in February.
The chef would come in when requested to make our lovely full English breakfast other meals we had were also very good.
We would definitely stay here again and would recommend to friends.

Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
Thank Shez S
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Reviewed October 9, 2012

Unfailingly helpful staff make this pub what it is. I stayed for a night during a diving course at the scuba school opposite. Perhaps a little rough around the edges, but perfect for our needs. Well put together burgers, good range of beers, and decent room with space for a camp bed. There was a birthday function on the night we were staying, with a band booked until the small hours, but the owners warned us about this before we booked. Good customer service all round.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled with friends
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Thank StevenJohnBarnes
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Reviewed June 20, 2012

My girlfriend and I did a weekend at London Scuba and stayed here, which could not be a more perfect location for the scuba center. We had room 5 which was in the back so no traffic noise and didn't really hear the planes but if you're a light sleeper you may hear them. Obviously this is not the pub's fault and anywhere you stay in the area will have this. We were having an active weekend away so treated ourselves to the King room which was nice and clean, big bed and bathroom, only downside was no door on bathroom. Massive rainfall shower was amazing after a long day in scuba gear though. Towels and sheet very nice and the food, as others have mentioned, was very good. Breakfast is included in the price as well. Overall very quaint friendly pub atmosphere but not really destination spot unless going to Gatwick or Scuba.

Room Tip: Room 5 King size, in back so quieter, but no bathroom door
  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank ZanderC13
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Reviewed June 19, 2012

We stayed here last weekend, as we were doing a diving course at London Scuba (which is just opposite and very convenient for us). They are very nice and friendly. The room was basic but spacious and clean. The bathroom was also big with lots of natural light though it only had a bath, no shower.
Everyone seems to know everyone in the pub. The food was nice, lovely burgers, pies and bangers and mash. Breakfast was also good.
Beds were comfortable but it was a bit noisy with music in the pub one night and the planes flying to/from Gatwick woke us up a couple of times.

All in all they were very friendly, which made our stay a lot nicer, the food was good and the room was basic but very clean.

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank Daquito
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Reviewed April 16, 2012

The pub has plenty of potential but needs a lick of paint and a bit of elbow grease - has the feel of a managed pub. Food fine, decent value, but not top notch

  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 13, 2011

we stayed here on the 1st july before we flew out of gatwick the next day found it to be good valve for money. the locals make you feel welcome. the room we had faced the road as we are not used to road noise at home we found it hard to get used to, not the pubs fault. how ever when you got to sleep it was a good nights sleep.the breakfast is very good and plenty of it,

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 11, 2011

I stayed here because it's a friendly place that I had had a drink in previously. The beer is excellent and the food is no nonsense pub-grub; and what's wrong with that I ask you?

Nice beer garden at the back, friendly locals and a clean and tidy en-suite room, with no noise at all from the bar. It's dog friendly as well.

I'd happliy stay again.

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled on business
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Thank KnightGuest
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Additional Information about Blacksmiths Head

Address: Newchapel Road, Lingfield RH7 6LE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Surrey > Lingfield
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Lingfield
Price Range: $40 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are a local newly refurbished Lingfield Pub and are proud of our new restaurant. We have five spacious B&B rooms ideal for a weekend getaway or the night before flying from Gatwick, as well as those wanting to get out of London to have a bit of space and country. We are a free house pub and have run things since November 2008, we pride ourselves on providing you with a warm, relaxed and friendly atmosphere that we hope you will find welcoming. During the good weather we are very proud of our beer garden at the rear of the pub which Lawrence maintains himself, you won't find better in Surrey.Pets are welcome both in the pub area and in the B&B rooms. ... more   less 
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