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Fox & Anchor

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“london pub”(8 reviews)
“copper bath”(8 reviews)
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4 Star Hotel
Nestled deep in the lively & exciting Smithfield area, the former original London gin-joint has been lovingly restored to its former glory and a whole lot more as well. The Fox & Anchor originates from the late Victorian era and has been serving the traders of Smithfield market for...
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115 Charterhouse Street, London EC1M 6AA, England
6.6 miles to London City Airport
209 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.5 miles from St. Paul's Cathedral
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on a Friday morning after arriving in London on a very early flight. Very friendly service, fantastic City Boy breakfast and whiled away the morning here, watching the world go by. Good value for money too. Will be back for a breakfast next...More

Thank James M
Response from The_Fox_and_Anchor, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Fox & AnchorResponded 1 week ago

Hi James, Thank you for taking the time to give us such a high rated review. We are famous for our City Boy breakfast, so I'm thrilled you enjoyed it. There's no better place to watch the world go by than outside the Fox with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We couldn’t have been more pleased with this booking. The staff were very friendly, and the room was beautiful. Everything was extremely clean & it had lovely touches such as body lotion in the shower & a jug of water in the room. It was...More

Thank Gabrielle R
Response from The_Fox_and_Anchor, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Fox & AnchorResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gabrielle, Thank you so much for your 5 star review! I'm thrilled that you enjoyed the room our our team's service. I'm also glad you found everything you needed with us including being within walking distance of Covent Garden, St. Paul's, Smithfield Market and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This boutique hotel has only six rooms, each one different from the other. Very charming, and it is for sure an authentic British "pub hotel". The rooms are very spacious, the bathroom was splendid with a separate shower and bathtub. I would definitely recommend this...More

Thank TravelJoyOslo
Response from The_Fox_and_Anchor, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Fox & AnchorResponded 1 week ago

Hi TravelJoyOslo, I'm delighted that you enjoyed our individuality and spaciousness of our boutique hotel rooms. Our menu changes seasonally so there is always a reason to visit us again! I do apologise that the team were eager to leave when you arrived; I will...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

We generally prefer small boutique places. This place delivered. Our room was great; big bedroom, comfy bed and a fantastic bathroom (endless supply of hot water - perfect). We loved the location - easy walk to St Pauls, the Thames and South Bank. We didn't...More

Thank rustySouthWales
Response from The_Fox_and_Anchor, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Fox & AnchorResponded 11 June 2018

Hi rustySouthWales, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our boutique hotel. I'm delighted that you enjoyed our large rooms and easy location, personally I think it's the best place to get to the majority of attractions and points of interest. We...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Do not stay at this hotel. I repeat - do not! There are much better ways to spend £200! I chided, telling myself, why not indulge in a bit of quintessential British culture and stay at a posh room above a pub. And oh! Was...More

Thank GourmetNomad
Response from The_Fox_and_Anchor, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Fox & AnchorResponded 7 June 2018

Hi GourmetNomad, I am sincerely disappointed that you had a negative experience with us and can promise you that it is a one off. We pride ourselves on impeccable service and the high standards of our boutique rooms. The noise is due to the historical...More

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Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
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US$155 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$155 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Nearby
Clerkenwell
Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site
of an ancient meat market which remains in operation
today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally
renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and
some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a
focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough
time wondering through the area's maze of streets and
you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky
...More
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Alishins
24 April 2018|
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Response from steelederek54 | Reviewed this property |
Camden town northern line kings cross bakerloo line to Faringdon fox 2 mins nearly opposite Smithfield market.
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Ola B
19 June 2017|
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Response from The_Fox_and_Anchor | Property representative |
Hi Ola, We do have air conditioning in the pub yes! Regards, Thomas Winfield General Manager
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"Great copper bath in room 1"
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"front room on 1st floor"
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"St. Barth is very large"
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"Stayed at the weekend and our room was very quiet"
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