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The Kings Arms

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“kings arms”(86 reviews)
“steak burger”(4 reviews)
“the pub”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is always a delight to visit the King’s Arms. Not only do we find the food memorable but so is the artwork. Whilst you may find a large cow looking quizzically over you shoulder as you consider the Ribeye steak, there is always a...More

Thank CJeremyL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll rate this gastro-pub at 2, simply because until tonight's visit I'd have given it a 4 based on restaurant service and cuisine we've enjoyed on previous visits. If you do visit you'll be taking your chances for enjoyment depending on how pickled your fellow...More

2  Thank Douglas B
Response from KingsArms_CH, Owner at The Kings ArmsResponded 1 week ago

Dear Douglas B Thank you for your recent review of The Kings Arms. We are extremely sorry that your visit on this occasion did not meet the high score that you had experienced on previous occasions for restaurant service and cuisine. Having looked into the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for a night and were very happy with our visit. We were at an event in nearby Sherborne - 10 mins away so an easy option if visiting there. the room had everyhting we needed in it although the mattress was a little...More

1  Thank Nicola M
Response from KingsArms_CH, Front Office Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nicola M Thank you for your positive review of The kings Arms, we are delighted that you were happy with your visit. I am pleased that you found the room to have everything you needed, but sorry that the mattress was a little soft...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

Visited this place some 4 years ago and it was a disaster!! Having been shut for a long time this wonderful very professional pub is now one of the delights of this area. "Mine Host "greats you and seats you in a rustic side room...More

Thank elbruchie
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I went with my mother on Remembrance Sunday and she had visited the Sunday before with friends. It was in my view disappointing. Firstly the main course is served in a ridiculous bowl. These are not easy to eat from and also it makes for...More

1  Thank Millie M
Response from KingsArms_CH, Owner at The Kings ArmsResponded 17 November 2017

Dear Mille M Thank you for your review of your lunch here at The kings Arms, however we are disappointed that our Sunday Roast did not meet your expectations. We offer a plated roast beef on a Sunday, as an addition to our full a...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
USD 127 - USD 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 127 - USD 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from 529captain | Reviewed this property |
Sorry my friend I cannot help you. I visited evening time for a family reunion meal. Best wishes. Gerald
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Response from JoannaandMatthew | Reviewed this property |
Hi, On their website they say: Three of our rooms are accessible by lift, one of which is specifically designed for wheel chair access and mobility in both bedroom and bathroom. The room can be offered as a double or twin... More
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