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    The Elephant at Pangbourne

    3 Church Road, Pangbourne RG8 7AR, England
    011 44 118 324 2094
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
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    • Average14%
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    “quirky hotel” (8 reviews)
    “quality linen” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 29 June 2016

    The function room and garden was made available for a community event on the Sunday 19 June, supporting the St James parish church (located next door) 150th anniversary celebrations taking place over three days. The manager, Dale and his staff could not have done more...More

    Thank jillpalfrey1
    Response from GuestExperienceEl, Guest Experience Team at The Elephant at PangbourneResponded 1 September 2017

    Wow! Thank you for your 5 star review. We are so pleased we could help host your community event. It is a pleasure to hear that our staff and General Manager, Dale could help make your event more enjoyable. We're glad you liked our beautiful...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2016

    A lovely, relaxed hotel with a sense of stylish fun. From the room keys (big chunky wooden elephants), through the exotic / eccentric room names, to the amusing, quirky quotes on the breakfast menu, all is well done fun and charm. Very comfortable beds, lovely...More

    Thank Yellowleader
    Response from GuestExperienceEl, Guest Experience Team at The Elephant at PangbourneResponded 1 September 2017

    Thank you for your 5 star review! We're thrilled you had a great stay with us and enjoyed our many hotel amenities. We appreciate your compliments about our staff and are delighted they could help make your stay more enjoyable. We look forward to seeing...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2016

    Stayed here with My wife, its a Bit querky, but I have to say the staff are extremely friendly and very helpful. my wife had recently got over Brain surgery, and nothing seemed too much trouble. would definitely stay here again, Expensive but nice Hotel.More

    Thank iain01Birmingham
    Response from GuestExperienceEl, Guest Experience Team at The Elephant at PangbourneResponded 1 September 2017

    Thank you for your insightful review. We always appreciate the opportunity to learn how we can improve the overall guest experience. We're glad our staff could help make your stay more enjoyable and were on hand to accommodate you with any requests, It is pleasing...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2016

    Accommodation very comfortable and great place for a night meeting friends and old acquaintances as in our case. The staff looked after us well and could not fault the room which was well designed and homely.More

    Thank Deborah R
    Response from GuestExperienceEl, Guest Experience Team at The Elephant at PangbourneResponded 1 September 2017

    Thank you for your amazing 5 star review! We are thrilled to hear you had a great stay with us while visiting friends in the area. We're so glad you liked our service and room amenities. It was a pleasure to host you and we...More

    Reviewed 26 June 2016

    Called here on the off chance and had a plesant surprise. Had Sunday Lunch, leek and potato soup to start, very tasty vegetarian option of roasted butternut squash risotto which was one of the best I have tasted. I saw the meat option lunch which...More

    Thank JayJayShropshire31
    Response from GuestExperienceEL, Guest Experience Team at The Elephant at PangbourneResponded 31 August 2017

    Thank you for choosing to dine with us for Sunday Lunch at The Elephant Hotel at Pangbourne. It is so pleasing to read that you enjoyed your overall experience along with the quality of food. We look forward to welcoming you again very soon.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Conference Facilities
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    Xanthe1071
    1 February 2016|
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    Response from Ozzielass | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Xanthe - probably best to ask the hotel directly? Our room was marvellous but upstairs - don't know if there's a lift I'm afraid.
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    1 February 2016|
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    Response from Lindisfarnegirl | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I've been passed your question but I reported as a MEAL guest not a residential one. I suggest you contact the hotel direct.
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