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Leicester Arms

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a family birthday (x6 people) great location, lovely building and the food was nice, not fantastic - but nice. The things that stood out for us were the staff and the service, both poor. I know smiling is not essential but they are also free - unfortunately we did not see one from 'any' of the 4...

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Thank Graham B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a fantastic weekend staying at the Leicester Arms. My room was spacious and the bathroom was luxurious. Best of all, the breakfast was one of the finest I have ever had! In addition, the service was excellent and nothing was too much trouble.

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Thank AdventureJim
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on a recent visit to Kent/Sussex. We were looking for a quiet and comfortable country pub - and we found it. Excellent value and really lovely spacious room with a matching bathroom. Warm,clean, comfy bed, excellent breakfast and good fish and chips for supper it fitted the bill perfectly

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Thank Tim F
Swanley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is a really pretty hotel, perfect for visiting Penshurst Place and Hever Castle, which is about 10 mins drive away. My Partner and I stay for one night mid week in room 6, a lovely spacious room with a lovely view over the surrounding countryside.Nice bright modern bathroom with lovely Guest Cosmetics. We had a superb evening meal, I...

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Thank Christine S
Detmold, Germany
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Situated in a pretty village near die picturesque Penshurst Place this old inn is a nice hotel to stop on the way to Dover right in the middle of Kent. The place has been lovely restored and the rooms were clean and prettily furnished. Our room was right at the top of the building and very comfy with a modern...

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Thank norino0606
Suffolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Stayed here over the recent bank holiday where we were attending a wedding at Penshurst Place.Whilst I don'nt wish to be too fussy,our experience was not great unfortunately. We started our stay by booking sunday lunch which was ok.However having booked 3 rooms we asked whether the bill for lunch could be spread across our 3 rooms,this could not be...

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Thank Karen C
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed in this beautiful, peaceful and historic location. Staff were very helpful and friendly, nothing was ever too much trouble, food in the restaurant was lovely and they catered for our three year old. Would definitely return when we next travel Kent/London way.

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Thank SarahGuppy
Ulm, Germany
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The Leicester Arms I selected half by chance because there was a discount. I don't think I have ever received such good value for my money! Let's start with the staff who were helpful and friendly. In fact so much so I thought this might be a family-run establishment. I asked an employee and learned this was not the case....

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Thank DerKastellan
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The setting for the Leicester Arms hotel is lovely and it has a really nice outside seating area. The building is old and quirky. Unfortunately these positives are outweighed by disorganised staff who don't seem to care, overpriced food and unbearably hot hotel rooms which make it practically impossible to sleep. We had dinner in the restaurant which was very...

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Thank Kathryn H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a friend's wedding at Penshurst. The two girls behind the bar were great. Really friendly and great service. Breakfast was good, room was lovely. Cannot fault the place and hopefully will visit again! Thank you for a lovely stay!

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Leicester Arms

Address: High Street, Penshurst TN118BT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Sevenoaks District > Penshurst
Price Range: $155 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Prefer a room facing away from the road and probably not on the highest level.”
 of 5 bubbles DerKastellan, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Steep stairs to top floor”
 of 5 bubbles mashie44, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Telephone for a booking and obtain room description, then negotiate price based on what is offered on-line!”
 of 5 bubbles Snosnikrap, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Very good local walking and ideal for a visit to Penshurst Place which is just across the road.”
 of 5 bubbles lawman42, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Don't know what the rooms are like but eat else where”
 of 5 bubbles lapange, 24 Nov 2015 | Read review
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