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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Friendly and welcoming. Cosy atmosphere. Room and bathroom small but all you need. Amazing food and great choice for vegetarians. Breakfast fab. Lovely friendly staff. The pub is old so you can hear the bar conversations from the rooms so not ideal if you want an early night and are a light sleeper.

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading the reviews I must have gone on a off day. We walked in and I went up to the barman and said we have a table booked, he said I will get your drinks first, I said can we start a tab then please, he said that's fine, after he served our drinks I expected him to say...

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Hertford
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the area of sonning was lovely as was the bull its self great food and service was very good the only thing that it down for us was the accommadation the room, no6 was in great need of a refurb and the bath room was very cold

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked this inn for my elderly parents, and it could not have been a more welcoming experience. Filled with that famous quality of 'hygge', the bar and dining area were warm and cosy, the room small but pleasant, the breakfast very good. What was exceptional was the attention the staff paid to my mother and father, making sure that...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed one night but really enjoyed it. On the banks of the Thames so lots of walking to do. Hotel was traditional and cosy. Creaky floorboards etc were expected and added to the charm. Warm welcome and great food.

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Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely place. The setting is beautiful. The rooms are small, but that's not a problem. We had a lovely dressing table mirror on our windowsill and used the bed for the seat! We were given fresh milk in a thermos flask at check for a proper cuppa in the room. The staff are all super friendly, and welcoming....

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Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a day in Sonning, a place I'd never heard of until I decided to attend a play in a near-by theater. It was only a 45 minute train ride from London, so I left early in order to explore the little town. That is how I found the Bull Inn. It is an historic timber framed structure that...

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Wareham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent, warm welcome, full of old world character. Very convenient for the Mill Theatre. Would like to have been able to stay longer. Great breakfast. Delightful village near/on the Thames. Very happy to recommend and will stay there again.

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England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a room for a weekend event. The parking was a great problem. They don't reserve car parking for the hotel residents. We paid £140 for a night and 2 breakfast. So, I presumed that we had the best room. The room was ok and the bathroom was big. A fan in the room for summer. It was quiet...

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Moutonneau
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Great 3 night stay in an authentic (and quirky) 17th century Inn- food superb, staff very friendly. Parking can be a real problem and older people should ask for a room with larger ensuite to ensure you don't have to be a contortionist to clean your teeth and have a shower (ours was far too small but was cheaper than...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Additional Information about The Bull Inn

Address: High Street, Sonning-on-Thames RG4 6UP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Sonning-on-Thames
Price Range: £69 - £110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bull Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Pay what you get”
 of 5 bubbles FaFaFab, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room was over the bar you could here the conversation but it never went beyond 11.15 pm . I do't think the rooms vary much.”
 of 5 bubbles MaureenB900, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I went there only for lunch”
 of 5 bubbles LucioF_11, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try the Beef Sandwich with potatoes roasted in goose fat”
 of 5 bubbles rustygrecian, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“check with the staff, they were happy to discuss room sizes and facilities before we booked.”
 of 5 bubbles 318pennyb, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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