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The Carnarvon Arms Hotel

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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
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“highclere castle”(54 reviews)
“the pub”(28 reviews)
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All reviewshighclere castlethe pubmarco pierre whitebeacon hillsunday roastsorbetgreat lunchyorkshire puddingstayed for two nightsmain roadrooms are smalllovely mealsea bassexcellent stayfish and chipsroom was clean and comfortableeasy access
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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed for two nights in this very welcoming pub. It's in a great location for visiting Highclere Castle. The room had everything you needed and the bed was very comfortable. Staff were helpful and friendly. Food delicious and very reasonably priced. Only downside was the...More

Thank B H
Response from DOXFORDS, Manager at The Carnarvon Arms HotelResponded 9 April 2016

Dear B H, Thank you for your kind feedback on the Carnarvon Arms Hotel. We all here really appreciate your comments. Apologies about the noisy road, being next to the main road isn't ideal but as you said very close to Highclere castle! We also...More

Reviewed 4 April 2016

Stayed for two nights this weekend. Very nice pub & hotel, very clean rooms & the quality of the food was excellent. Staff were always friendly and accommodating. Sadly service was dreadfully slow both nights in restaurant and at breakfast. On several occasions certain things...More

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Response from DOXFORDS, Manager at The Carnarvon Arms HotelResponded 9 April 2016

Dear Antony, I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We all here really appreciate your feedback, so we can continue to improve our service and facilities. Apologies for the delay in food service. We have been incredibly busy over the Easter school holidays,...More

Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

I'm shocked by the wide range of reviews for this place. I found the atmosphere to be warm and comfortable, the staff friendly and attentive, and the food was high quality and Delicious. I would definitely dine here again if I'm back in the area.More

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Response from DOXFORDS, Manager at The Carnarvon Arms HotelResponded 7 April 2016

Dear SeeingSites, Thank you for your kind feedback on the Carnarvon Arms Hotel. We all here really appreciate it. I am glad you enjoyed the atmosphere, service and food. We hope you are in the area again so you can come back and visit! Kind...More

Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast with family over Easter weekend and it was appalling. No soya milk. When asked for fruit the waitress went to check and on returning offered a banana, orange, lemon and lime! A single unpeeled banana and toast was provided. Full breakfast comprised of...More

Thank Tony_d61163
Response from DOXFORDS, General Manager at The Carnarvon Arms HotelResponded 29 March 2016

Thanks for taking the time to get in touch, and I'm really sorry you didn't enjoy your visit - I wish you had flagged your issue with me at the time so I could have rectified things there and then for you. I have spoken...More

Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Went here with friends for Sunday lunch. A few friends had the roast and said it was good. The portion sizes were good and the setting was nice. I had the burger which was nice too. Nice pub for lunch. Didn't see the evening menu...More

Thank Emily L
Response from DOXFORDS, General Manager at The Carnarvon Arms HotelResponded 29 March 2016

Dear Emily, Many Thanks for your very kind review of the Carnarvon Arms Hotel it is truly appreciated. It is always a pleasure to hear that our guests enjoy our food and venue. We aim for great food at an excellent price. We hope to...More

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US$96 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$96 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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12 April 2017|
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Response from DOXFORDS | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for getting in touch. Yes MPW has gone! We bought the site a year ago and have spent £1m on a refurbishment, bringing the Carnarvon Arms back to what it used to be - a luxurious country pub and hotel serving... More
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"Maybe ask for a room which doesn't look out onto the A34..."
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"109 ground floor. Quiet."
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"Did not stay just visited for Sunday lunch."
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"Avoid 110 it is close to the A34"
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