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The Reluctant Panther Inn & Restaurant

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  • Average3%
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“gas fireplace”(32 reviews)
“library suite”(10 reviews)
“panther suite”(9 reviews)
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

From the online correspondence for reservations to the check out, every iota of communication exuded warmth, polish, and accommodating nature. Upon check in we were greeted by Marissa and Matthew. Both made us feel so welcome. The receptionist Morgan also was sweet and knowledgeable of...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed in the pond room and absolutely fell in love with the reluctant panther. Excellent friendly staff, excellent food, and the incredible fireplaces...we hope to return some day! From what we saw we were very confident we picked the right spot to stay in...More

Thank SectorScott9
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 2 days ago

Dear SectorScott9-- The time you took to provide us with your feedback is greatly appreciated! I am so happy to hear you more than just enjoyed your time with us. Our Pond View Suite seems to never disappoint anyone looking for luxurious relaxation and it...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a gorgeous boutique hotel in Manchester this is the place. Just stayed there three nights over Presidents’ weekend including my birthday and loved it. The hotel is beautifully decorated, intimate and the rooms are huge and wonderful with fireplaces right...More

1  Thank Scott G
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 2 days ago

Dear Scott G-- First and foremost, thank you for taking the time to share your fantastic feedback with our team and all of those on TripAdvisor! It was a pleasure hosting you and we are so happy you allowed us to celebrate your birthday with...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Had a thoroughly enjoyable evening at the bizarrely named Reluctant Panther in Manchester during Twixmas! Very glad we booked 3 weeks ahead of time as totally booked up for the period. Food was excellent, we shared the Lobster fondue which was divine and then followed...More

1  Thank eskimochild
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Eskimochild- Thank you for taking the time to share such kind remarks with our team and fellow TripAdvisor users! I am glad you enjoyed Chef Sigal's award-winning Lobster and Brie Fondue, as well as some amazing entrees. We look forward to welcoming you and...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed in the Garden Suite with our dog for 3 nights over Christmas holiday. What a beautiful and amazing place! The room was clean and comfortable, the fireplaces very welcome as it snowed. Property was kept well cleared of snow. Breakfast in the morning and...More

Thank opalgirl79
Response from R P, General Manager at The Reluctant Panther Inn & RestaurantResponded 27 December 2017

Dear Opalgirl79-- It was such a pleasure having you and Mugsy with us over the holiday! We appreciate the kind remarks regarding our property and team. As someone who happens to adore Hallmark Christmas movies, I feel quite flattered you appreciated our idyllic winter wonderland...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$214 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Manchester
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$214 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Manchester
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Ken H
27 November 2016|
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Response from R P | Property representative |
Hello Ken, Our guests enjoy a full cooked to order breakfast, served with your choice of juice and coffee or tea, along with daily house made pastries. You will be able to choose from our house made granola with yogurt and... More
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Pamela W
27 November 2016|
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Response from Rustymoose | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call for this information- we checked in very late night and did eat breakfast- I'm sure check in/out and restaurant times Cary- but I definitely recommend this inn!! 😊🌿
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Laura S
17 April 2016|
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Response from JB1145 | Reviewed this property |
I remember that. That was years ago. It is no longer the case.
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"All the rooms at the Inn are beautiful. Our favorites are the Fallen Spruce, and Pierre Lamont."
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"Each room/suite is themed so check ahead and reserve something that will be special for your companion."
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"Our friends were in the new accessory building; I think their room was even larger."
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"Perhaps an upper back room would be the most quiet, though I had no trouble on the ground floor on the street..."
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