We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Kings Arms

Save
Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (4)
Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good24%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“sister hotel”(11 reviews)
“high street”(18 reviews)
“the pub”(17 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
3 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (247)
Filter reviews
241 results
Traveller rating
72
59
45
33
32
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
72
59
45
33
32
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssister hotelhigh streetthe pubsweet potatomini fridgebirthday celebrationcooked foodbreakfast was includedhotel restaurantfull englishcar parkpenny farthing
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 241 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and staff, Dani, Kathy and Ross were all extremely helpful and cheerful. Very prepared to talk and put up with my ramblings which is always greatly appreciated. Wonderful experience all round and I’ll be sure to visit again.

Thank Matt B
Response from Oakman I, Guest Relations Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your feedback we shall pass your kind words onto the team. Kind Regards Sophie Thye Kings Arms Team.

Reviewed June 4, 2018

Food is good though the vegan dish rather tasteless. Chips were delivered to the wrong table and I had to ask for them again by which time the rest of my food was cold and there were no apologies. Otherwise a nice place to eat...More

1  Thank love2travel887125
Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded June 8, 2018

Thank you for your comments and I hope that our slight wobble here won't completely sour your opinion of us. We'll be striving for that 5th star next time! Best regards, Benn Kempster

Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Haven’t stayed here but great pizzas! Well worth a recommendation. Had a bolognaise pizza which they offer to add toppings. The service was friendly. Could be a bit more attentive as it was hard to eat attention for the bill and no check back with...More

Thank PetitFleur11
Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded June 8, 2018

Thanks for your comments and we hope to see you again very soon. Best regards, Benn Kempster

Reviewed May 20, 2018

My friend and I stayed at the King's Arms while we visited family for Christmas in Berkhamsted. Upon arrival we were upgraded from a twin room to two double rooms for no additional cost. It was easy to feel merry sitting around the fire drinking...More

Thank stjohnka
Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded June 8, 2018

Thank you for reviewing us so generously; we're very very lucky to have access to incredible ingredients and great suppliers for our menus and I'm glad it's impressive to our guests too! We hope to have you back again very soon! Warm regards, Benn Kempster

Reviewed April 15, 2018

We had lunch here last week. The service was very good and the starters delicious. I had the whitebait and my friend had the baked camembert. We had a nice bottle of Pinot Noir. The mains however were a bit disappointing. The crust on the...More

Thank Frances F
View more reviews
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Jenny D
September 5, 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from AnilJethwa | Reviewed this property |
Around 10-15mins I'd say.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Didn't stay, but if hotel is on a par with the restaurant, I'd recommend it!"
Read review
"Sorry we didn't stay at the hotel but ate in the courtyard"
Read review
"Stay here!!"
Read review
"Room 15 for a family"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing