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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited the Elephant for a friends wedding. The hotel car park is very small (5-10 cars) however there is a large pay and dispaly car park next door. If you are staying here at a weekend, it is free after 6pm on a Saturday, and free all day Sunday :-) Our room was very nice, all the rooms are Indian...

1Thank Paul F
Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Elephant recently in the Maharajah of Jodpur ( all the rooms have an Indian theme) . The room was very clean and comfortable with a lovely bed and high thread count bed linen. The bathroom was also very good. The dogs had a bed provided with bowls and a Bonio each. We would recommend the hotel....

1Thank Ktpcat
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We got married at The Elephant in Pangbourne on Sunday and we could not have wished for anything better. We loved the food, the atmosphere and the whole of our day, we had an amazing day and will be coming back for our anniversary. Our thanks for Claire the events coordinator, Dale the manager and the rest of the staff...

Thank Char21A
Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on Saturday for a wedding, lovely intimate venue, perfect if you want a smaller day. The decor was lovely, especially the chic chandeliers in the larger room, some of the guests were staying and everyone was chuckling at their room keyrings, they are hand carved elephants! Sadly we couldn't stay the evening which i deeply regret as people...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed overnight as a break from our Thames Path walk, very friendly staff, great atmosphere, good food. Our dog was more than welcome - the first hotel we've stayed at where they provide dog beds, bowls and a welcome treat. Stayed in one of the Annexe rooms - very quiet, away from the road and train track. Huge comfy...

1Thank SJDann
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in room 1, a chic double for one night while visiting family. We were lucky enough to get the last space in the ridiculously small car park. Beware, this is operated by Parking Eye so make sure you input your car registration at reception to avoid a £100 parking charge. First the good - the room was quiet,...

Thank Grahams27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really pleased with this place - very friendly staff, great atmosphere and really reasonable price (£63 for a meal for 5 of us including a couple of drinks). Would definitely come back here if in the area. Lovely time had by all.

Thank Richard S
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

At short notice The Elephant booked our family in for a special dinner to celebrate our daughter's 21st. They placed us in the Trunk Room and set it up with the beautiful long backed chairs that looked like thrones. Very Game of Thrones and our daughter as very much the Khalessi of the night! Prosecco was opened and poured on...

Thank JanineLewis
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Great little hotel, rooms were furnished well with good quality furnishings, comfy and cosy beds. I was in the annex which was very quiet and the breakfast was good quality, particularly the scrambled eggs and smoked salmon. Staff were great and very friendly, would definitely stay again.

Thank SINK07
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We have just returned from our fourth stay at this pleasant low key hotel in the pleasant Thamesside village of Pangbourne. Large beds, very good bed linen, good breakfast and helpful staff. Our bedroom and bathroom had been recently revamped. We have, also, had Sunday lunch (roast), when in the area, and thought that was good value for a well...

Thank Keith S

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Elephant offers its guests an experience of quirky luxury and a warm welcome, whether staying overnight, dining in the restaurant, or having a relaxed drink in the bar. All 22 bedrooms are individual and furnished with handcrafted furniture, rich ornamental rugs and opulent fabrics. The bar, known as Babar, has a bistro feel, serving simple but excellent British produce, while the restaurant offers beautifully cooked unpretentious food in elegant surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elephant at Pangbourne

Address: 3 Church Road, Pangbourne RG8 7AR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Pangbourne
Price Range: $144 - $283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Elephant at Pangbourne 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Quietest rooms at the back”
 of 5 bubbles Ktpcat, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles SJDann, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had 3 rooms and all good”
 of 5 bubbles richardsY8738TK, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Annex was quiet, can't comment on the other ones”
 of 5 bubbles SINK07, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We booked a premium room - on offer at the time. Not sure what the differences are but perhaps worth asking.”
 of 5 bubbles dukestreetfirm, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
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