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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Came here to eat only, maybe it was a bad day for the bar staff and waiters, food was average, as a group of 6 adults and 2 children, we ordered a variety of food, most was fine. The service however was shocking and not from people who were interested in return custom, the bar staff were unable interested in...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for Valentine's Day treat with my wife. Room an banks of the stream running past the hotel, was basic, but very comfortable. Staff and meals all excellent. We were able to take our young dog with us and the site was perfect for him too. Barman didn't know how to make the cocktail my wife wanted, but his colleague...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really relaxed and homely environment. This was our second stay. We booked a superior room again which was in the courtyard. We requested to be moved to the main hotel as I wanted a room with a bath. The staff were very accommodating and friendly Our room was lovely and spacious with just the right amount of authentic charm. Loved...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed. Came here for lunch not sure if I would bother again. Both our meals were of poor quality. They were luke warm even though they had been under the hot plate lamps for some time (you could see this because even the mushy peas had a dried up crust on them). My grilled tomato was burnt and my...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here on a Friday night. Ladies on reception were friendly and helpful. Our room (William and Mary) was across the courtyard, it was large, clean and very comfortable. Bathroom was also also clean. Our room was plenty warm enough and had a large window overlooking the courtyard. We were the only people eating in the restaurant that evening (7pm)...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night, got a good deal and were really looking forward to the stay. The check in was swift and very friendly. We went up to the room which was through a door and immediately hit by cold air, the room was chilly so we closed the curtains and put the radiator up to the highest setting....

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Frome, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We loved our 2 night stay here. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff who were very friendly and helpful. The room was so comfortable with a sofa & chairs. Great bathroom too. Breakfast was delicious and all very good value for money under the special deal with Old English Inns. If you do have a disability ask for...

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1Thank Fromeperson
Letchworth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A group of 5 of us stayed here during a fishing trip to nearby Barton Court. We pre paid on line and got really good deal . The rooms were big and comfortable. we ate in the bar and the food was well cooked and good value. The service was excellent and the staff very fiendly. will definitely stay here...

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1Thank Gareth J
Hungerford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Predictably disappointing, what should be a good hotel offers very poor service with indifferent staff serving in the bar. The food was ok and good value but you have to order both drinks and food at the bar which is badly designed so often a slow queue! You cannot order a drink at the table and you have to fend...

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2Thank Morris2761
Hungerford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I visit this establishment regularly simply because it's quick, easy and really good value for money! The service has always been good and the cosy atmosphere is always so inviting. They have a good selection on the menu as well as a saver menu which is really good value! The only down side is that it's very popular and being...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
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  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Refurbsihed in November 2013 The Bear is one of the oldest coaching inns with parts dating from the 13th century, situated 1 mile from Hungerford train station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bear Hotel Hungerford

Address: 41 Charnham Street, Hungerford RG17 0EL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Hungerford
Price Range: $104 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bear Hotel Hungerford 3*
Number of rooms: 41
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