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pontardawe swansea
Reviewed 17 July 2015

went there for a meal ,food was fab ,couldn,t fault it staff were really nice lovely place would like to stay there next time as it is in good location for my meal i had stuffed lamb it was cooked to perfection my husband had burger kings head style which was totaly different from what you would expect but was...

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Lovely meal that was cooked to order. This time if the year you need to book. Nice ambience, service and a great pint of local ale, Wye Valley brewery. Easy parking in the evenings with a short stay car park right behind the Hotel. Shame you have to pay until 10pm but not expensive.

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Ashtead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Having not visited the area for a number of years. Had memories of having tea & cake in the courtyard area. Really has been done up nicely. Courtyard really pretty. Staff friendly & I had the most delicious cake. Waitress came out with a huge slice & I planned to save half for later. It never touched the sides as...

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Thank Davina B
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2015

you are in the heart of Herefordshire - the Prospect is just opposite, the Old Wye Bridge just down the street, the classic town centre outside, antique shops abound; walk down to the river...peregrines at Symonds Yat., you in an AONB; - the rooms are cool, and the staff, and the BEER - they owe me one !!

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Thank pegthedog
Perth
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Nice, bright, clean room with a Queen sized bed, spotless modern en suite bathroom, writing desk and chair, tea and coffee making facilities plus free WiFi. Also a very nice and reasonably priced restaurant serving well prepared local produce. The hotel is in the centre of Ross-on-Wye and has off-street parking. The bar is a good, friendly place for a...

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Thank Richard R
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Hands down the best hotel me and my partner have ever visited. We stayed over as we were going to a friends wedding and did not expect the hotel to be as amazing as it is! Room was lovely and clean and the bathroom was great. Downstairs the bar was very friendly and a nice atmosphere to have a drink....

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Portchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We visited family and stayed overnight in one of the hotels superior rooms. It's an ancient building so the flooks are creaky and quirky but our room was excellent. Large and we'll furnished with a nice bath and shower. It was very clean and the queen sized bed very comfy. Our evening meal was excellent, breakfast okay, nothing to complain...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Fantastic find and deserves its excellent reviews. A very warm welcome, friendly staff, fantastic food and a clean and comfortable room with everything you need. Stayed three nights with the dinner, B&B deal and had the best T bone steak I can recall: as for the asparagus............wonderful. So no surprise one morning, while catching up with the news in the...

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lautrecs99, Owner at The King's Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay and of course, the local wildlife. One of our front of house team did manage to capture a great photo of the ducks, it has received many likes on our Facebook page and even made it to the local newspaper. Thank you again, we look...

Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

6 of us met for lunch travelling from all over. The kings head ticked the boxes. We ate in the bar area, lovely low beams. Local wye valley beers, great food, good service, would recommend. Parking, easy access, central location, bookable restaurant, thanks for the enjoyable lunch.

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Thank Ian C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2015

We stayed for 2 nights end of May. Our room was very comfortable with a walk in shower and a nice firm mattress on the 4 poster bed. In the middle of the town with a car park so we just left the car and walked. Lots of local walks. We did 2 both walking by the river which were...

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lautrecs99, Owner at The King's Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay and of course, the local wildlife. One of our front of house team did manage to capture a great photo of the ducks, it has received many likes on our Facebook page and even made it to the local newspaper. Thank you again, we look...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Kings Head Hotel Restaurant
Kings Head Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, European, Gastropub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic hotel in the centre of the market town of Ross on Wye. Ideal location for Cardiff, Cheltenham or visiting the Wye Valley, Excellent restaurant using market fresh ingredients, local real ales, friendly popular bar. Free wi-fi, and free car park to residents. All rooms on first and second floor, a listed building with old oak beams and stone fireplaces. There is no elevator. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The King's Head Hotel

Address: 8 High Street | Herefordshire, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5HL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Ross-on-Wye
Price Range: $129 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The King's Head Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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