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    The Fat Fox Inn

    13 Shirburn Street, Watlington OX49 5BU, England
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    • Excellent50%
    • Very good36%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “scotch egg” (12 reviews)
    “the pub” (45 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 185 reviews

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    Stopped off here for lunch, and what a great choice it proved. The staff were welcoming, the atmosphere excellent. The menu contained some great dishes, but I had to go for Shoulder of Goat, never seen it on a menu before, and the drinks list...More

    Thank KevinSadler2364
    Reviewed 25 October 2017

    Booked lunch here on the way up to stay with friends in Northamptonshire. We were badly delayed when an accident closed the M40 en route. I phoned to advise we'd be very late and wondered whether the kitchen would stay open for us. I needn't...More

    Thank Delightedordisgusted
    Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

    We booked a night here at the last minute. We had the premiere double which was a lovely room with very comfortable bed. We are in the restaurant and had an outstanding meal. Succulent scotch eggs to start, I had the lemon plaice with lemon...More

    Thank Caroline W
    Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for one night whilst walking The Ridgeway. The room was in the eves at the back of the building and could have done with another velux window or better lighting as it was very dark. The twin beds were comfortable but the room and...More

    Thank Karen B
    Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

    Echoing the comments of some other reviewers, I was disappointed (with room 1), ground floor in annexe, cars immediately outside, needed to keep curtains closed for privacy, bathroom tired, unusable wifi. BUT good and lively atmosphere in bar, excellent food, good service by young staff,...More

    Thank PeterJRoper
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$107 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Watlington
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    Response from Elizabeth W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there! We do have a dog and live locally. I agree with previous responders - give them a ring. Just wanted to say that there are some great walks to enjoy nearby, Why not try The Ridgeway and Watlington Hill as two of our... More
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