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Shoe Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Shoe Inn for three nights in April 2017 and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Sarah and Andy deserve the best if luck with this venture. Our room was beautifully decorated, comfortable, warm and cosy, a welcome refuge at the end of a day walking the New Forest. The breakfast did not disappoint and dinner was well cooked and...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I can't express enough how impressed we have been with Sarah & Andy since they have taken over The Shoe. We have been a few times now and they are making improvements week by week, what a difference to just a few months ago. Sarah is just the type of landlady the place has been missing for a few years,...

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Minster, Sheppey, Kent
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Stayed here for for a short break end of March. Sarah and Andy made us very welcome.They had only taken the place over 8 weeks before hand. Room was comfy and spotlessly clean. Food was excellent in restaurant and breakfast was good too, freshly cooked full English plus cereal and toast with tea, coffee and juice. Only downside was it...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Live local to this pub and thought we would give the place a try. We booked a table for 8 for Sunday roast. Incredible value. £9.95 For a beef roast with all the trimmings including cauliflower cheese and lots of it! Fantastic value and will definitely be returning again

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Hampshire
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We were a group of 6. Nice atmsophere inside. Good friendly service and lovely food. The cottage pie was quite small but very tasty. Would definitely visit again. Parking opposite is accessed by a pelican crossing. Just take care when leaving pub as it is close to a busy road.

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Abercraf, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Sarah & Andy the owners of the Shoe Inn are very friendly & welcoming. Andy is an excellent Chef, the menu was more varied & something a little different from normal pub food & was delicious. The room was clean & comfortable. The location is ideal for visiting the New Forest. Sarah & Andy have only owned the Shoe Inn...

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Dordogne
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Just outside Southampton we stopped at this roadside pub on our way to the ferry terminal in Portsmouth. Though on a busy road there is a large car park opposite. Adjoining the bar is a spacious and comfortable dining room. The friendly waitress took our order for dinner. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The desserts are delicious.

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

After a change of landlord - we gave this another go for an evening meal only. Good menu, if for adult tastes only. Decent table service. A good evening was had by my wife & I and we intend to visit again .

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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub meals . Had a drink on Friday and checked menu. Other half said it was the best salmon she had had. I stuck traditional fish 🐟 and chips these were great as well. Wine reasonably price for a pub. Will be visiting again when staying in area.

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Irakleio, Greece
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We stayed on 24th Feb 2017, and what a great find. We were looking for somewhere to stay at the edge of the New Forest and The Shoe Inn is well placed for the North East side. This pub is under new management (January 2017) so please take no notice of the reviews prior to that date. The new management...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Shoe Inn

Address: Salisbury Road, Plaitford SO51 6EE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Plaitford
Price Range: $103 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shoe Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms at back are quieter”
swampieandwife, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back as quieter”
lindacarron, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Back rooms would be best with lovely views and less disturbance from the road.”
K4396BOemmad, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Choose one at the rear of the Inn”
Tracey4461, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 is spacious and well equipped”
Lauandpete, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
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