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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average29%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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“market square”(12 reviews)
“car park”(12 reviews)
“old building”(7 reviews)
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All reviewsmarket squarecar parkold buildingpay and displayfull englishbreakfast is servedthe ground floorbeef wellingtonevery member of stafftown centrelovely mealnice barfew weeksbed was very comfortablesaturday nightrearmenu
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed only one night as were attending a friends birthday party nearby, we arrived a little early but were given our room keys straight away. The room was very tastefully decorated, contemporary and clean, the bed was very comfortable. Other facilities include an en-suite...More

Thank Stuart J
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed here with a group of Ramblers for a Walking weekend. Everything was just perfect. The rooms, the service, the food. The food was excellent with very generous portions (too much when we had to walk the next day). The service was unbelievable with...More

Thank Zdthvg
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Myself and my family stayed here last weekend, for a family wedding in Ardington house. Although check-in officially started at 2pm, we were kindly allowed to check in at 11am so that we could change before the wedding which started at 1pm. We were so...More

Thank Izzy H
Reviewed 21 May 2018

This is where we stayed for a family wedding in Wantage. We traveled up from Manchester on the Friday night with an expected arrival at 22:15. This was a good time as we thought we could have a drink upon arrival and see family we...More

1  Thank Ben C
Response from bearwantage, Owner at Bear HotelResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for your review and i'm sorry you didn't enjoy your stay with us. Initially obviously we can not be held responsible for your delays in arriving at The Bear and that you were too late for the bar which closes at 1130pm on...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018

Initially placed in top floor room, a very hot day & it was very uncomfortable with little ventilation. Bedroom small but reasonably well decorated, ensuite with shower tiny & dated. Nice lady at reception offered us a room change to ground floor. Bedroom huge and...More

2  Thank Kevin K
Response from bearwantage, Owner at Bear HotelResponded 25 May 2018

Sorry we fell short of you expectations and thank you for bringing the light fitting to my attention...this has now been replaced. Obviously if it hot everywhere is hot unless you have air con which we sadly do not. The bathroom in the room you...More

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US$90 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$90 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Mandyg73
25 May 2017|
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Response from Egypt1206 | Reviewed this property |
Unlikely there is anywhere for that length of time but the council car park is 3/400 yards away. Don't know anywhere that you'll be ok other than there.
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beholui
2 November 2016|
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Response from Davidwineoclock | Reviewed this property |
All inclusive so not sure. Sorry
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"for a quiet sleep then avoid the rooms facing onto the courtyard where there are lots of tables for guests to..."
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"None that we saw."
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"Annex rooms are a good size, for a double If you ask I'm sure they will try and accommodate any requests..."
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"Stay elsewhere"
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