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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed her for one night a couple of days ago. Our room was lovely. In the annexe next to the pub, parking directly outside, quiet, well equipped. We loved the fabulous comfy bed, jacuzzi bath was fun! We hadn't booked a table for dinner, but we were glad they fitted us in because the food was superb, the staff... More 

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Thank sherryprinsted2016
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to the Royal Oak several times now and yet again we're so impressed. The food is perfect - it's staggering that if you go early (like we did), the price is about the same as any of the mass-produced pub chain meals! Yet you won't get delicious duck livers and beautiful belly pork all hand-cooked and served by... More 

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Thank Jonathan H
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We fancied a change from a local eatery, so decided to venture to Long Whatton. The restaurant was pretty much fully booked which sais a lot for a week day. We were seated straight away in the bar / restaurant which has been designed in a warm but luxurious manner. We ordered mains and then deserts. What a great shout,... More 

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SEAFORD UK
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53 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed here several times before as we cannot fault it,the rooms are spotlessly clean and very comfortable whilst the food is lovely,we had a delicious breakfast and also ate in the restaurant the previous evening both meals were produced to a very high standard,extremely tasty and offered great value,just a quick mention for the staff who in our... More 

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1 Thank PIEMAN10
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for me did not know what to expect but was pleasantly surprised room was clean and comfortable food in restaurant equally good quality although I did not have time I do know that the surrounding area worth exploring

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Thank Chris M
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night B&B following a business meeting after reading previous reviews. The room is very tastefully decorated and the bathroom has a large walk in shower which could easily house 3 people... The room oak doors are impressive as is the furniture. The large bed is very comfortable. The attention to detail in this hotel far exceeded... More 

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2 Thank WhyMeAgainnn
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night had the room facing the rear fields. Really lovely with well equipped coffee and tea facilities. Empty fridge if needed for keeping drinks etc cool. Nice and quiet. Ate in restaurant food and service good. Average price range for great food.

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Thank vsimp
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Both me and my partner had starters and mains! The portions are not on the small side at all! And the food was just amazing! We went on a Tuesday and it wasn't busy and it wasn't quiet. We had a really nice meal and the staff could not have helped more or been more friendly! We will most definitely... More 

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Thank justjessicap
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went to the restaurant for my friends birthday having not been there for years and heard on the grapevine about how good it is. We were not disappointed in any way. We had a great evening, the food was superb - venison in particular was wonderful. The staff very friendly and efficient. They have created a lovely warm and... More 

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Thank Jay W
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We visit regularly and always enjoy good food and service in a cozy atmosphere. Either the regular menu or the good value (more limited) "EarlyDoors" menu will hit the spot. Sunday night has been pie night for a while now and adds more tempting opportunities to eat out within a stones throw of home. Luxury!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A chic village gastropub with rooms, located 3.1 miles from East Midlands Airport, 4.6 miles off the M1 motorway and 5.3 miles from the Great Central Railway. The contemporary rooms have en suite shower rooms with luxury toiletries, as well as 32-inch flat-screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, mini fridges and the superior room has extra space and a sofa area. A full English or continental breakfast is included, while an upscale modern British menu is served in the rustic-chic pub, which has exposed brick details, beamed ceilings and fireplaces. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Oak

Address: 26 The Green, Long Whatton, Loughborough LE12 5DB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Loughborough > Long Whatton
Price Range: $154 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Royal Oak 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All rooms are great and are separate from the bar restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles paulv616, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Al rooms are off the road and are in the courtyard - you will all get a chance to hear the early morning birdsong!”
 of 5 bubbles clivett, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 5, 6 & 7 are further into the property so quieter”
 of 5 bubbles eyer72, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Check the progress of an extension planned to start soon. When it does it could impact the tranquillity of the place, at least temporarily.”
 of 5 bubbles Paul_Glynis, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are fist class”
 of 5 bubbles azxr600, 6 May 2016 | Read review
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