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Square & Compass Inn

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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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All reviewsthe barnthe pubwet roomstable blockwalk in showerrooms are largebreakfast was includedowners and staffhuge bedgreat place to staywedding venuenew ownershipexcellent musicseparate shower and bathwindmill hillquiet rural locationsouth coast
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place to stay, beautiful views over the country side. The Rooms in the Stables (new) are very nice. The hosts and staff could not have been more pleasant and more helpful. Would stay there again.

Thank ThorM5
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 4 days ago

Hi ThorM5. Thank you for your kind review and we hope to see you again soon. I shall pass on your compliments to the staff. Buddy

Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a local to this pub for many, many years, we visited recently on 2 occasions for the first time under the new management. The first time was a bank holiday Monday and we ate lunch in the beer garden. It was nice to see...More

Thank Nicole D
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 6 days ago

Dear Nicole, thank you for your kind compliments of our food and beautifully renovated interior. As you know Rome wasn't built in a day, ( I wonder who said that?) anyway since we bought this business 5 months ago we have vastly improved the building...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the square and compass to stay overnight as close to a family event. The place was perfect, lovely big room, comfy bed, great facilities and plenty of light and power points, the latter being normally a real problem but not here. The staff friendly...More

Thank Andy B
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 4 days ago

Hi Andy B. Thank you for kind review. The management team would like to also thank the staff for all their hard work and efforts especially the chefs Nicu and Bogdan and Monica, head of hotel rooms.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with friends for their anniversary as we had good meals previously, now under new management was very disappointed with a small over priced meal won't be going again . Our chicken was tough and tasteless , stake overdone and the stake pie was very...More

Thank Rose6107
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rose. I am also very disappointed that as a local you could not have approached us as share your feedback with us. 100's of pubs are closing a week because some customers visit them with the sole purpose of reviewing them. There is a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights as we were attending a wedding in the barn on the same site. The location is beautiful with wonderful countryside views. Rooms are large and comfortable with enormous beds and excellent bathrooms with bath and walk-in shower. Food in the pub...More

Thank Jacqueline S
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$102 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$102 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Don't bother - go elsewhere"
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"All eight rooms are modern doubles, on the ground floor and overlook the small yard opposite the pub."
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"all seem to be ok but have not stayed"
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"Room fine but don't recommend the breakfast"
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