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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a ridiculous day of getting used to left side driving and roundabouts, we ended up at this oasis of awesomeness. From check in to check out we had an amazing stay which reenergized us for our 3 week road trip. James and Harry were the best bartenders. I recommend their pub (which is frequented by locals) for some good... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was excited to see this place when we arrived, and, generally, it was fine. (I had booked it some time before, and had seen a lot of good reviews.) We were shown to our room by a member of staff, and given brief details about breakfast times, etc. Immediately, I felt the room was a little chilly, so checked... More 

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Essex
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

My husband and I stayed for one night, on booking I thought it slightly expensive, and on reflection it probably still is, the room was compact but nicely accesorised, and the bathroom had an overbath shower, and again on the small size. HOWEVER, we had such a lovely time I would happily stay again. The rooms were cozy , the... More 

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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Just returned from The White Horse Inn,We'll what can I say a Excellent stay,The Accomadation was really good had a comfortable nights sleep,The food was absolutely great and the staff were very accommodating couldn't ask for more .

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Frome, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Nice traditional English foodie type pub, but yet again, the one vegetarian meal on offer leak pie (quiche) comes with a dressed salad (lettuce) and that's it! No chips or potatoes. All the other meat based dishes I see on tables around me are piled high with food. There is an assumption that someone eats vegetarian because they're on a... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

I recently took my family for a meal at this traditional styled pub. Received fantastic service; prompt and very friendly. Superb food, where medium-well done is cooked medium-well done! If in the area, I strongly recommend eating here.

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Daventry
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Warm friendly staff. Very pretty quiet pub - lovely room. Lovely bedding and towels. Very helpful - arranged a taxi for us to and from a wedding. Dinner was nice - would have preferred fatter chips! We were in a hurry as we were late and the pub were very quick when they knew our situation and supper was served... More 

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Thank Sarah M
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely old pub, fantastic staff, good accommodation and the food was great Would definitely go there again Quite village but good striking distance for loads of places The owner is very genial and recommended another great pub to eat in ( Unicorn in Deddington)

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Birmingham England
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

What a lovely little pub friendly staff could not of been more helpful fantastic home made food lovely romantic setting great place to eat the steak was amazing as well as the ice cream would be coming back here next time we're in Oxford perfect place to visit

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Berkshire, UK
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Very warm welcome on arrival, which actually I was expecting having communicated via email a week before. I'd chosen to stay here based on the reply I got from an email enquiry and I'm pleased I did. The room was an OK size with room for a chair as well as the really comfortable double bed. Tea, coffee, shortcake, water... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The White Horse is a quintessential 17th century English coaching inn set on the eastern side of the Cotswolds in the charming village of Duns Tew. With original flagstone floors, beams and real fires. The White Horse has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere making it the perfect place to enjoy a drink or meal with friends. Our south facing terrace is perfect on warm days. Well behaved children and dogs are welcome.The White Horse has greeted travellers for the last three hundred years. Little is known of the early history of this late 17th century hostelry, but there was certainly an Inn here. Inn keepers are recorded here up to the present day, with its own brew-house run by a Maltster, in the early 17th century. The brew-house is now the site of the gents' loo.Towards the end of 1981 The White Horse was remodelled with the addition of a dining room, but it was still a true Inn as there was stabling and fodder for a traveller's horse as well as Bed and Breakfast for the rider. In the last decade of the 17th century the White Horse was again developed to the arrangement seen now, with a new Kitchen, Dining Room and Bar, in a traditional style, and extended bedroom accommodation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Horse Inn

Address: Daisy Hill, Duns Tew OX25 6JS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Duns Tew
Price Range: $139 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The White Horse Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“We were upstairs - I think downstairs room may be a little bigger but plenty of room for us for an overnight stay”
 of 5 bubbles sarahm305, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“in rooms over the pub, no noise issues from the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 186bridgetb, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for ground floor room ( which I think are larger!)”
 of 5 bubbles Violet250951, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor is lovely as long as you can sleep through foot steps every now and then!”
  • Our room the next day! It was ALOT tidier when we arrived!
 of 5 bubbles TeamChed11, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles timaF2194PQ, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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