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    Bear Hotel

    Market Place, Wantage OX12 8AB, England
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    Overview

    • Excellent26%
    • Very good24%
    • Average28%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible8%
    3 days ago
    “A good traditional hotel”
    5 weeks ago
    “Lunch at the Bear”
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Internet
    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The Bear Hotel occupies the prime spot in Wantage market square, and has an attractive frontage onto the square. The ground floor is mainly for dining and drinking space, and the hotel reception is here. We stayed in an attractive and cosy bedroom which was...More

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    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    I called in at lunchtime for a sandwich and a coffee. Ended up with the nicest sandwich I've had for a while, a cappuccino and a free cake. All for about £6. Bargain. Will definitely be returning. Bacon, Brie and cranberry on granary, mmm!

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    Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

    Where to start really. I don't believe I am a picky or fussy person, however when I pay £85 for a room I do expect firstly cleanliness and secondly some level of quiet, however this is not the experience we had. I have previously visited...More

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    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    Not enough roast beef (thin cut) or potatoes (3) served for the "large" meals we ordered, fatty pork and then we had to ask for more vegetables, gravy, mustard, horseradish sauce, water and glasses. They then left us (a large party) for over an hour...More

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    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    How does this place remain so consistent ? Every time I go it is very good. I spoke with a friend about the Bear and neither of us can fathom how they can make so many dishes, and different dishes, so well. Do they make...More

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    About
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 87 - USD 109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    beholui
    how much is breakfast?
    2 November 2016|
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    Response from Davidwineoclock | Reviewed this property |
    All inclusive so not sure. Sorry
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    Room Tips
    "Try and eat in actual restaurant"
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    "Check access if you have mobility problems"
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    "rooms not overlooking the hotel back or front doors are quieter.."
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    "The room was on a quiet side of the hotel."
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