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    The Dering Arms

    Station Road, Pluckley, Ashford TN27 0RR, England
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    28/01/2018 29/01/2018
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    • Excellent52%
    • Very good34%
    • Average5%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    “oysters” (5 reviews)
    “the pub” (13 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 89 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I meet many of my ex workmates here every year the ales are good and the meals terrific mostly fish based but cooked to perfection, been here many times and never had cause to complain. Food has always been to a high standard a d...More

    Thank John I
    Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

    Have been coming here for years, although not so much recently after moving a bit further away, but am pleased to report that our recent visit was just as great. Fantastic food and good sized portions. My swordfish steak was huge and absolutely delicious! Such...More

    Thank EmmaB_11571
    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    Stayed in the Dering Arms for two nights. We received a friendly welcome and enjoyed lunch on our arrival. The pub specialises in fish and my sea bass was delicious. Our room was very comfortable and immaculately clean. It's a very old building so a...More

    Thank Allan M
    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    What a nice place hidden away in some of the prettiest countyside in the UK. Food can be a little hit and miss (depends who is on in the kitchen?) but overall a great experience and will probably be really nice in the winter with...More

    Thank penfolds_bin_95
    Response from James B, Owner at The Dering ArmsResponded 17 October 2017

    Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    We live in Pluckley but hadn't been to the Dering arms in a while so decided to go for Sunday lunch. We have two young children, who appreciate good food and are especially keen on seafood and fish. The staff are quiet but attentive and...More

    Thank Steve F
    Response from James B, Owner at The Dering ArmsResponded 17 October 2017

    Thank you both for your lovely review. Hopefully see you again soon. I hope you saw your Sea Bass photo in the Mail on Sunday 8th Oct !

    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$132 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Kent >
    • Ashford >
    • Pluckley
    • Also Known As
    • The Dering Arms Hotel Pluckley ,
    • Dering Arms Pluckley
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    Room Tips
    "If you like Wine, thereis a huge and brilliant selection from the Bar."
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    "Any of the three rooms on offer are great."
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    "A limited choice of rooms. We left our booking late and all the en suites were taken."
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    "Book the room with en-suite bathroom so you don't have to share."
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