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The Black Horse Inn

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Kettering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our overnight (Saturday) stay couldn't have been better. Beautiful location. Lovely clean, warm room. Comfortable bed and really quiet, so a great night's sleep - followed by a fantastic breakfast. Staff all very friendly and helpful. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant is such a lovely pub, old and cosy! The staff are always very friendly. Service is good. The food is amazing! Cannot fault it every time I have been which has been many times now with friends and family!

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Thank Savannah T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my partner stopped here for 2 nights while attending a family wedding. This is a lovely little B&B the rooms are simple but well sized, and the decorations are simple yet a little quirky, every room is different but they are all kept to the same standard. We had little to do with the staff here so I'm...

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Upland, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Little fun finding it after a missed turn. Nice rooms and great pub and restaurant. Parking in front of your room like old motels, TV and Wifi work great. If you have time a visit to Canterbury is a plus.

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Boise, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our concept was to drive from the ocean to a spot within a hour or so of Heathrow, but not impacted by London. The Black Horse Inn totally fit the bill. Nice clean rooms (named after flowers, plants or something); nice staff; great bar/pub and restaurant. The real deal at a moderate price.

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Sittingbourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the room last minute. We arrived very late this was not a problem for the staff. We were greeted with a welcome smile, the room key and information regarding breakfast. Their was plenty of parking close to our allocated room. The room was welcoming, warm, clean and equipped with everything we needed. It looked very modern and was...

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West Bromwich
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was very clean, comfortable and quiet. Nice atmosphere in the pub, good to see an open fire. Can not fault the service/staff or the food/restaurant (breakfast/evening meal). Good location to stay for exploring Kent, with the likes of Canterbury, Ramsgate etc. being not to far away. If you enjoy your shopping the Bluewater Shopping Centre is approx. 30 minutes...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a fantastic little retreat. We stayed last night after a family party in Maidstone. After arriving yesterday mid afternoon, the booking app we'd used, only had us down as 2 adults, sand our lad was with us making 3! So many Thanks to Michelle, who was able to sort out another room with extra bed in. Our...

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Orpington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pub has a lot of character with sprigs of hops decorating the ceiling. It feels very welcoming and our young waiter was efficient and very personable. The menu promised dishes very much a level above normal pub food and my wife and I were anticipating great things. However although the food was beautifully presented it was slightly disappointing. The...

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Thank r1chard311
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms in the Inn are well kept and a good size. We found them very comfortable and quiet. We were made welcome and provision had been made for the dog to be with us. There are lovely walks just outside the door of the Inn. The Inn is charming and the food is excellent, so much so that the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
17th Century Pub / Restaurant with beams, hops and open fireplaces serving real ales and country wine. 27 beautiful en-suite rooms in the grounds provide a peaceful haven around the duck pond. Ideal for business or tourists. Close to Leeds Castle and only a 50 minute train journey to London. Lovely gardens and outside dining area. Also licensed for Civil Marriage Ceremonies.Fully equiped air conditioned business centre ideal for conferences, meetings and training seating up to 80 delegates ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Black Horse Inn

Address: Pilgrims Way, Thurnham, Maidstone ME14 3LD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Maidstone > Thurnham
Price Range: $124 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Black Horse Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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“The rooms are a walk away from the restaurant/pub, which means you are walking uphill or downhill from and to your rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 783williamd, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“family rooms massive.”
 of 5 bubbles 62PaulB, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one at the top of the hill.”
 of 5 bubbles SB1Epworth, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles rtsdodgy, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Top of the hill rather than bottom - very steep!”
 of 5 bubbles StuartUK30, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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