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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I came here for some tea for the first time the other night and I'll definitely be visiting again. The food was excellent as was the service. A real cosy place, could have stayed there for hours. Thumbs up from me 👍🏼

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed our stay.....From the beef bourguignon dinner complemented by great beers and wine, to the fantastic smoked haddock breakfast......all in all a lovely peaceful child free night away. We will be back, which is the best review one can give

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After visiting friends in Conwy I was looking for a suitable pub for lunch on the way back to Cirencester and chanced upon the Bears Paw. The food, ambience and service was outstanding! - it's always a good sign when you are asked how you like your roast beef cooked, and it was a lovely cut of meat. Together with...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting approach, and a larger than expected building, whic was good in terms of space between tables, but also resulted in slightly odd table positioning. The staff were kept very busy and as a result service dipped from the level of it's sister pubs. The starter was good albeit served on dangerously hot plates, whic had the effect of drying...

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Northampton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A last minute booking to break up our journey to Scotland from Northampton. We booked a Superior room (stunning) and the food at dinner & breakfast was first class. A terrific and busy inn with first rate service

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David C, Group Revenue and Relationship Manager at The Bear's Paw, responded to this review

Many thanks for your 5* review, following your recent overnight stay with us at The Bear's Paw. It was pleasing to read your review, and we do get a lot of visitors who are making the journey north to Scotland who use us as a good overnight stop. It was nice to see that you enjoyed your superior room, and...

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in by chance whilst on a detour and had a really good meal ,a steak and seafood dish which were both excellent,worth a visit ,best to book ahead as it was virtually full when we left at 8.0 pm,nice wine as well

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David C, Group Revenue and Relationship Manager at The Bear's Paw, responded to this review

Many thanks for your 5* review, following your recent meal with us at The Bear's Paw. It was pleasing to read your review and to see how you enjoyed your time with us, and that the food met your expectations. As you have mentioned, it is best to book ahead to avoid missing out, and once again many thanks for...

Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a very good team, from drinks at the bar, being led to your table and the food Service was all very good.Friends stayed the night with their two dogs that they had in the bar after food service was finished with no problems.

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David C, Group Revenue and Relationship Manager at The Bear's Paw, responded to this review

Peter, many thanks for your 5* review, following your recent time with us at The Bear's Paw. It was nice to read your comments, and I will ensure that your kind comments regarding our good team are relayed to them all, as it is always nice to get feedback about them. We are also a very dog friendly business, and...

Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We all had a fantastic night away in this lovely hotel the food was amazing service was great beds are so comfy highly recommend this quaint country inn ample parking in the back fantastic choice of food on the main menu and specials staff very attentive spotlessly clean will be making it a regular visit

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David C, Group Revenue and Relationship Manager at The Bear's Paw, responded to this review

Linda, many thanks for your review, following your recent stay with us at The Bear's Paw. It was really nice to read your review, and to see what a fantastic night away you had with us, and how that everything met your expectations. I do hope we can welcome you back sometime soon, and once again many thanks for your...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice location,very good food,first class service by young team Portions are very small. Normally we are happy with a main course and coffee,possibly a dessert. We went straight to the main course and when it arrived we were fascinated by how little there was on the plate,dessert was no better and so we finished off with cheese and crackers....

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David C, Group Revenue and Relationship Manager at The Bear's Paw, responded to this review

Diane, many thanks for your review, following your recent meal with us at The Bear's Paw. It was nice to see that overall you enjoyed your meal with us, and we look forward to welcoming you back sometime soon. Kind Regards, David

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had several short stays at this hotel and never been disappointed. The staff could not be more helpful - nothing is too much trouble and we are always made to feel welcome. We have had our chocolate Labrador with us on each occasion and they don't just accept dogs staying there but really welcome them. Evening meals were...

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David C, Group Revenue and Relationship Manager at The Bear's Paw, responded to this review

Jenny, many thanks for your 5* review, following your recent stay with us at The Bear's Paw. It is always nice to welcome back returning guests, and it is good to see that the team always look after you all when you stay with us. We are indeed a very dog friendly business and love to find out more about...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 19th century character inn situated in the picturesque village of Warmingham. Accessible from the M6 and strategically placed between three market towns; Sandbach, Middlewich and Crewe. The luxurious boutique style bedrooms with exquisite decor and furnishings are the ideal haven for a peaceful nights rest. This charming, yet stylish, gastro inn uses only the freshest and most seasonal produce which is locally sourced wherever possible and features six real ales from local micro breweries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bear's Paw

Address: School Lane, Warmingham CW11 3QN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Warmingham
Price Range: $172 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Bear's Paw 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Was a little cold on arrival but it soon warmed up once the rad was adjusted......room 12 was pretty comfortable for us”
 of 5 bubbles tombenson55, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“lovely old building, mediocre food”
 of 5 bubbles morphysmum, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“A place off the tourist route and superb location so quiet in any room”
 of 5 bubbles Onoto, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“room 12.....good views”
 of 5 bubbles ceciliamjb, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 9 is very quiet. Room 4 is on the front of the hotel”
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