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    The Bull Inn

    High Street, Sonning-on-Thames RG4 6UP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good32%
    • Average13%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
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    “the pub” (56 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 430 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We had a really enjoyable say at this 17th century Inn. It is really quirky with uneven floors and low ceilings but this gives it bags of character and we loved it. The room was small but had everything we needed for a 1 night...More

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    Thank AnnieRich
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Great place for a stopover whilst attending a wedding. Room was fine but a bit of a squeeze to get through the bathroom door - obviously people where thinner in the 16th century!! Bed was lovely - breakfast was excellent - didn't get to sample...More

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    Thank E5779ZLbryang
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Had a lovely evening at the Bull Inn we had made arrangements through October for my Fathers 80th Birthday nothing was to much trouble for the staff they were very accommodating through out, the food chosen from the menu did not disappoint either.

    Thank Jax B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed at the Bull Inn, for 3 nights a couple of weeks ago. Its in a lovely location, very near to The Thames for walking. The inn is full of character, being 16th century. The bar and eating areas are pleasant....More

    Thank japmax
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I stayed with a friend for one night. The pub itself is lovely - full of character. The food was excellent and the staff were friendly and very efficient. Our rooms were good, but I was glad my husband wasn't with me as he wouldn't...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Berkshire >
    • Sonning-on-Thames
    • Also Known As
    • The Bull Hotel Sonning On Thames
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    "Arrive early for lunch if going on a Friday as it gets very busy."
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