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    Dog & Bear Hotel

    The Square, Lenham, Maidstone ME17 2PG, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good38%
    • Average18%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the pub” (29 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Accessible rooms
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    Had a late lunch, having agreed with the barman that we could leave our car in their car park to go for a pre-lunch wak. The ham, egg and chips was better than average. The ham hock and pea terrine on a pea puree was...More

    Thank anneX6985ND
    Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

    I booked 3 rooms at The Dog and Bear. I found out on arrival that due to an error on their part I was able to book for the one night. Mr High went on to say that at weekends they usually only allow 2...More

    Thank jamesnsallyp
    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    This is a well run, rather large hotel with a popular pub on ground level with a great restaurant. Rooms are quite large, clean and nice, albeit not of boutique quality. Staff was friendly and accommodating, the breakfast buffet was nothing short of great. We...More

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    Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

    The Dog and bear was exactly what we expected when we got there. A picturesque hotel with marketplace and medieval church next to it. Our room was okay with twin beds and a bathroom. Behind the hotel is spacious car park. The hotel has a...More

    Thank Hans R
    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    My ground floor room at the Dog and Bear was pleasant and adequately furnished. There were, however, some issues with the room. The plug in the hand basin was the wrong size, resulting in water constantly draining out of the basin. In addition, the hot...More

    Thank Richard A
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$94 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    Lizzie W
    19 July 2017|
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    Response from Tom L | Reviewed this property |
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    8 February 2017|
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    5 February 2015|
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    Response from JasonH70 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, its included in the price and excellent with a wide range of choices.
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    Room Tips
    "Not Make shore it's a proper shower cubicle"
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    "In the summer, if possible, ask for a room that doesn't back onto the beer garden, it can be a little..."
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    "Do not choose Room 25 due to noisy fan or air conditioning unit"
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    "Room 4 has very low ceilings and is above the pub, so can be noisy until late!"
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