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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

The food was truly amazing! I had the linguine pescatore which was beautifully creamy with loads of fish, prawns and Scallops. My husband had a steak which was cooked to perfection! Wonderful range of beers and ales. Really fantastic and attentive staff always on hand to explain a dish or recommend a beer. Can't prais this place enough! Thanks Nikki...

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Nikki_Podak, General Manager at The Royal Oak, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review Elle. Always nice to know the locals choose our pub.

Cranbrook, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

I visited the restaurant yesterday lunchtime, we had not booked a table, but they accommodated 3 of us. The food was excellent, service very good. Staff were friendly and kind. I will definitely be back soon. Thanks for a really pleasant afternoon.

1Thank Avril C
Christow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Travelled here to visit family. We got the box room which was ok, as we came for a family party so really needed a room. Breakfast was nice. However, I didn't once see a member of staff smile. We also weren't made aware of all the information like the wifi code or the code for the door to get in...

1Thank Wanderer_Chloe
United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Lovely staff,great restaurant.... fine dinning...pleasant outlook onto the small garden.over all a very enjoyable stay for two nights.bar staff helpful and the waitress service was good a smile always makes you feel welcome.good breakfast choice .between 7-00-9-30am.

Thank jamjar2017
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We paid £99 for two nights plus a main meal, this was a special deal with Groupon. I wouldn't have wanted to spend anymore than this as it was quite basic, we had a fair size room with tea/coffee making facilities and good size bathroom. I think our room was above the kitchen because it was so hot in our...

1Thank 55Jude
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Visiting area for a family function, so did not expect 5star accommodation. This is a pub that is well supported by the local community and offers a variety of food and drink. the rooms are adequate,bed comfortable and tea making facilities. bathroom lacked a hand rail in the bath. Clean towels and usual shampoo,gel etc.

Thank Janet G
Sinnington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Arrived without a reservation on a Monday evening and got a room OK. Up some rickety stairs to a front bedroom. Somewhat taken aback by the decor, but it was clean and comfortable although I did get locked in the bathroom and had to be rescued by my husband. Hope they fix that soon as it was quite disconcerting to...

Thank momofalot1
Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2015

My wife and I had a Groupon deal for afternoon tea. Not sure we would have paid the full price, but the deal made it reasonable. The staff are very friendly and attentive, and although we did not use the pub or hotel facilities it appeared comfortable enough. Sandwiches and cake, followed by scones with cream and fresh raspberries (makes...

1Thank DickieTheDonut
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Booked this pub as it appeared to be the closest and cheapest of many places to stay near Goudhurst where we were attending a wedding. At £130 not including breakfast for two nights turned out to be, not particularly good value . Situated on a very busy, noisy junction on first appearances looked pleasant , on arrival we were greeted...

Thank RootytootCardiff
Fareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We stayed at the Royal Oak in April 2015 and enjoyed it so much we wanted to come again, so here we are July 2015 and it is every bit as wonderful as it was before. Our room is comfy, spotlessly clean, with a good hot powerful shower. The television is 32" and is positioned nicely for viewing. Dinner was...

2Thank Geoffrey L

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Air Conditioning
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Additional Information about The Royal Oak

Address: Rye Road, Hawkhurst TN18 4EP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Hawkhurst
Price Range: $142 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Not room 6 which is above the bar and adjacent the road junction.”
 of 5 bubbles rbailey857, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not room 14 unless you are under 5 feet tall”
 of 5 bubbles tridymite, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 is at the front of the building and faces the name road, room was very warm so quite noisy with local traffic but not ibtrusive”
 of 5 bubbles JanetG846, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ask for room at the back as there is traffic noise and there was a drunk singing outside in the middle of the night.”
  • A surprise room LOL
 of 5 bubbles momofalot1, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Pitch a tent”
 of 5 bubbles 867lizl, 11 Jul 2015 | Read review
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