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Warrington, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2016

The hotel is centrally located, which is excellent for evening meals and access to the shops. Rooms are a little dated but very large. Good breakfast, especially like the porridge. It is undergoing renovation and if done well this could be a great place.

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BishopTable, General Manager at The Bishops Table, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks for your feedback, and just to update you that we have now opened the first of the brand new boutique rooms, and we also have car parking to the rear. The rooms you stayed in are now being refurbished as well. Look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

Oslo, Norway
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

The Bishops Table is a small hotel in a narrow old building, poor bed, poor shower, not especial good service etc. I will be travelling to Farnham on business some times a year in the future and will definately check out another hotel next time.

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BishopTable, General Manager at The Bishops Table, responded to this review

Hi! Just to let you know we have opened the new boutique rooms, which are getting rave reviews. The bedrooms you stayed in are no more! It was always our plan to transform the building and with our own car parking, we are pleased we have a great offering in the centre of Farnham. We hope you will give us... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Friendly, convenient but scabby and dated inside some of which is because it's a older building some because it needs sorting out properly to justify quite a high price for what it is. Needs a good clean up and redecoration to justify the price. They are relying on the location as it is dead centre and paid parking is close... More 

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BishopTable, General Manager at The Bishops Table, responded to this review

Hi! Just to let you know we have opened the new boutique rooms, which are getting rave reviews. The bedrooms you stayed in are no more! It was always our plan to transform the building and with our own car parking, we are pleased we have a great offering in the centre of Farnham. We hope you will give us... More 

Prudhoe
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21 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The Bishops Table is a small hotel located on the main street in Farnham. A beautiful old building with much charm that has been modernised in part to make a very enjoyable place to stay. Friendly staff. Excellent breakfast. Good value for money.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Adequate for a one night stay. Friendly welcome, lovely breakfast served by very pleasant and helpful young lady. Chap on reception even helped with our bags and showed us to our room - that doesn't happen very often nowadays. Downstairs decor fine but upstairs and rooms very tired. Room was large enough but a step back in time - not... More 

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NW ENGLAND
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

The Bishops Table is conveniently located in the heart of Farnham and a few minutes walk from anywhere. The first thing that struck me was the courteous but friendly manner by which we were greeted. It was my first trip to Farnham and no enquiry was too much trouble and no question remained unanswered. The room was more than ample... More 

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London
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

The staff make this hotel so helpful and friendly but when I stay here I always have the weirdest dreams and sleep walk. Is a bit dated but they seem to be renovating some parts. The area is sweet and dainty everything is pretty close so it's easy to get about. I recommend staying on the top floors as it's... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Looks great from outside, young receptionist very helpful and pleasant.Stayed in room 3. Room very spacious and reasonably clean,but like stepping back in time to the 1980s,old decor wallpaper, wardrobes etc. Kettle, tea utensils mounted on wall shelf 3 ft off the floor, nearest socket by tv but only one side working, so you have to get on your hands... More 

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 August 2015

The Receptionist was very pleasant and accommodating, the two rooms we stayed in were clean with everything you needed for an overnight stay! The bedrooms and en suit are in need of an update, peeling wallpaper, grouting in the bathroom etc. I was surprised that the hotel didn't have its own car park so that was slightly inconvenient having to... More 

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Crawley
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112 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Our third stay in ten years and definitely our last. The room was dirty, grubby with stained carpet, peeling wallpaper, chipped and unpainted woodwork and the overall feeling of dirt. A great shame as this could be a beautiful place but is in need of a complete overhaul. The receptionist did not bother to enquire if everything was okay, I... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An intimate, privately owned and managed 18th century hotel in the heart of this beautiful town offering comfortable en-suite bedrooms, fine dining, cafe/bar, and excellent personal service from a team of dedicated staff. The Plum Brasserie is no ordinary hotel restaurant; it is recognized as one of the finest Brasseries in the area for both its fine cuisine and excellent service. Farnham has easy links to London, and a number of local places of interest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bishops Table

Address: 27 West Street, Farnham GU9 7DR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Surrey > Farnham
Price Range: $158 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bishops Table 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“All rooms are good but everything else is shut for refurbishment (as of Oct 2016)”
 of 5 bubbles Dickie147, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Fantastic place you will not regret staying in”
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“Rooms in the back buildings are very quiet.”
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“If you are tall watch for the low hanging beams.”
 of 5 bubbles all624, 23 Oct 2015 | Read review
“If you do stay ignore room 7”
 of 5 bubbles Howhil, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
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