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Fox & Anchor

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“copper bath”(8 reviews)
“london pub”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely old pub. The outside and the inside steeped in history. You could really feel the historic atmosphere. Worth a visit just for that. Had a tasty lunch and a nice glass of wine. The drinks are a bit pricey but to be expected in...More

Thank Joyce J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff and peaceful location. Booked this hotell solitary based on positive feedback on Hotels.com and TripAdvisor. Must say what we where dissatisfied with room quality and cleaning (se pictures). Poorly maintained, dirty toilet upon arrival. Empty toilet paper roll. Dirty shower. Shower drainage was...More

Thank langaasmartin
Response from .Fox a, Manager at Fox & AnchorResponded 1 week ago

Hi Iangaasmartin, We are very sorry to hear that your experience with us was not particularly positive. We do thank you for your feedback, and are looking into all of the issues you have mentioned. We assure you, had these issues been brought to our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were six people to celebrate my wife’s birthday. Instead of enjoying the occasion the experience was disappointing. Although the nice lady serving us tried her best the late service did not help. Bloody Mary cocktail was awful. We had to order and pay for...More

1  Thank Elias H
Response from .Fox a, Manager at Fox & AnchorResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Elias, We're very surprised to have this negative review from you as I was the manager on duty when you dined with us and we were unaware of your unhappiness at the time. We encourage our customers to tell us if they have any...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I had wanted to visit this pub for ages. After getting off at the wrong underground station finally found it. The barman could not have been more helpful. The pubs exterior was a taster of beautiful interior. Arriving at 6.00 I wish I had lunch...More

Thank steelederek54
Response from .Fox a, Manager at Fox & AnchorResponded 6 January 2018

Hi! Glad to hear you had such a lovely first time at our pub! And yes, next time you're in the area definitely have a look at our new Winter Retreat menu for lunch. Kind Regards, Henry Kafoa Assistant Manager

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Brilliant hotel in the heart of London! In my opinion if you want to stay in London then stay somewhere like this and not a boring Hilton or Marriott. There’s a couple of similar places to stay in the area but this hotel really gives...More

1  Thank Rikuziyi
Response from .Fox a, Public Relations Manager at Fox & AnchorResponded 6 November 2017

Hello, We're extremely glad you appreciated the history of our pub and hotel. We're also pleased to hear you enjoyed chatting with our team during your stay as we do like to try and get to know our guests. Thank you very much for such...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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US$206 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$206 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (57)
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Dining (2)
Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site
of an ancient meat market which remains in operation
today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally
renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and
some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a
focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough
time wondering through the area's maze of streets and
you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky
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Ola B
19 June 2017|
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Response from .Fox a | Property representative |
Hi Ola, We do have air conditioning in the pub yes! Regards, Thomas Winfield General Manager
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"Great copper bath in room 1"
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"front room on 1st floor"
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"St. Barth is very large"
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"Stayed at the weekend and our room was very quiet"
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