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The Admiral Hornblower

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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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86Good for walkers
Grade: 86 out of 100
54Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
9Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews the pub car park birthday meal triple cooked chips ciabatta food looked amazing would stay again romantic getaway saturday afternoon fabulous stay floors creak ensuite room closing time tea coffee facilities bar area whole evening ground floor
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had our works Christmas party here last year and it was very good. However this year I was very disappointed with the food. The main turkey course consisted of half a carrot, three sprouts, two roast potato, three slices of Turkey, red cabbage, gravy...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Martin A
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Lovely clean room a bathroom, ample and very tasty breakfast, attentive staff. plenty to see. It would be good if the current owners could find and display some of the hotels history, such as when it was built and has any one famous stayed there.More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Chris S
Response from The M, Front Office Manager at The Admiral HornblowerResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely comments it was very kind of you to take the time and much appreciated by all members of the team. I will indeed try to find out more information regarding the history of The Admiral Hornblower, albeit to...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

First pub roast of the colder weather and we weren’t disappointed. I had veggie roast ( basically everything bar the meat) 2 others had the beef and a child’s chicken roast. Not a thing was left ..( see pic below!) Every whim ( mainly EXTRA...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Yay6
Response from The M, Front Office Manager at The Admiral HornblowerResponded 2 October 2018

Many thanks for your wonderful review it was extremely kind of you to take the time. I will your lovely comments on to the rest of the team, they will be much appreciated. We do hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Angela

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Our second visit this summer (room 4) and it was just as good. A beautiful traditional Inn/hotel in the centre of town with a small, rather complicated parking reach by going down past Tesco’s and under an arch through what appears to be private houses,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Jax3501
Response from The M, Front Office Manager at The Admiral HornblowerResponded 15 September 2018

Thank you so much for wonderful 5* review I am delighted to read your lovely comments, they are very much appreciated by all members of the staff. I will of course pass all your comments on to all of the team. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Our family wedding party stayed three nights. Food and wine were excellent. Ambience, flow and decor all made for a very relaxed vibe. Staff were very courteous and attentive and definitely a key asset to the establishment. Rooms were simply but pleasantly arranged. Outside patio...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Wander249773
Response from The M, Front Office Manager at The Admiral HornblowerResponded 15 September 2018

Thank you so much for choosing The Admiral Hornblower for your family stay, your comments are very much appreciated by all members of the team. Thank you also for taking the time it's much appreciated.We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future....More

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"Number four"
13 Oct. 2018
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"We stayed i a room in the building in the back of the main building and it was very quiet and nice."
6 Aug. 2018
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"Can only comment on the food."
18 Jun. 2018
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"The four poster room is great!"
12 May 2018
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USD 95 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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