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The Jolly Drayman at The Briar Lea Inn

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a real find. We really enjoyed our stay here. The staff was extremely friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. They know the area well. The rooms were cozy, clean and comfortable Spoiler alert: the onion rings in the pub are the best we've ever had...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are ok but can be a little noisy since the hotel is just by the main road and if there are noisy customers in the bar one floor below. The staff is friendly and the settings fine. The idea of imitating an english...More

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Response from Danna J, Owner at The Jolly Drayman at The Briar Lea InnResponded 1 week ago

I can't tell you how sorry I am to hear you did not enjoy our inn or pub. Our food & rooms have earned excellent reviews over the 2.5 years we've been operating. My apologies for the seafood chowder. Everyone loves it, but clearly the...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here while we skied at Sunday river for the weekend. It’s about a 10 min ride to the lodge from briar lea so the location was perfect. But we will be back because of the great hospitality from Dani. She is thoughtful and...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Like staying with long-lost family! Wonderful hospitality, comfortable room, and great food(especially Enrico’s special pasta!). On Sunday night we enjoyed really tasty Indian food, and on Monday we had a family-style dinner with the owners and a few other guests...a very special experience that one...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

I can’t thank you enough for a great experience and weekend getaway. Instantly felt at home. We walked in the door and were greeted (by name I might add) by Dani. She is simply phenomenal!! We were escorted to our room (Chumleigh) and Dani proceeded...More

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"3rd floor King offered comfortable bed and large room"
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