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  • Excellent24%
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“beer garden”(7 reviews)
“pub hotel”(4 reviews)
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All reviewsbeer gardenpub hotelplenty of hot watergreat pubdefinately stay againcar parkbar areatea and coffee making facilitiesexcellent breakfastevening mealnice roomthe ground floorstayed for one nightdraughtwetherspoonsaleskettle
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and a friend were promptly served but the barman wasn’t polite at all. Told us the price in a very curt tone. I said in a joking tone, do I get a please with that. His reply “look it’s Saturday night and I’m in...More

Thank sstimson
Response from Goddard A, Manager at Goddard ArmsResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sstimson, You have my sincerest apologies that you were spoken to in the manner you were, not matter how busy in the pub we pride ourselves on exceptional customer service and we have obviously failed to provide this on your visit. The member of...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

My sister, a mutual friend and I had an amazing breakfast this morning with a nice pot of tea. they were a bit short staffed and had one server called Crystal. She was incredibly busy but still had a lovely smile for everyone. Compliments to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good location in the old town. Easy and quick check in. Free on site parking. £60 per night. Excellent breakfast. Modern clean and comfortable rooms. Pub was nice and busy of an evening to relax. Recommended.

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Just dropped in for a drink with friends, as it’s a Cask Marque pub. Great atmosphere and busy on a Wednesday evening. Superb beer, great bar staff, plenty of space but still felt busy (it’s a huge place). Well worth a visit.

Thank HenryStanley
Response from Goddard A, General Manager at Goddard ArmsResponded 7 May 2018

Thanks for the kind words Henry, we're hoping for 5x stars next time! :)

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for one night to attend a family funeral. The rooms were fine and clean with comfortable beds. Considering there was a pub atmosphere below us the soundproofing was excellent. We had a light meal in the evening which was tasty. The staff,...More

Thank 7brancaster
Response from Goddard A, General Manager at Goddard ArmsResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you for the kind review, your comments about the staff are fabulous! All the best!

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"Not in front of the hotel."
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"Avoid the rooms facing the main road. I stayed Saturday night/ through Sunday morning. It started getting..."
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"Nice outside area with lovely plants and lots of tables and chairs."
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"Not room 3 until the Loo problem has been solved."
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