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The Chequers Inn

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  • Excellent67%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“the pub”(27 reviews)
“duck pond”(8 reviews)
“poster bed”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

A joyous experience. Charming room, friendly and helpful staff, lovely food all at a more than reasonable price. Only drawback was he absence of a phone signal. At another time this may well have been a bonus! Came to the area on business but will...More

Thank ieuanrees2017
Response from Owner153, Owner at The Chequers InnResponded 3 August 2017

Hi from the chequers inn smarden, just to say thanks for your very kind review and we're very happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We're sorry about the lack of a mobile phone signal, we understand it's a big problem for some guests, you...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Probably what most people would imagine if you was to bring to mind an English village. Black n white cottages with Roses around the doors, village church, duck pond the only thing missing was the local nurse doing her rounds on her bicycle !!! We...More

Thank Thomas R
Response from Owner153, Manager at The Chequers InnResponded 4 October 2017

Hi Thomas We cannot thank you enough for such a fantastic review and perfect score, it really does mean a lot to us. Your compliments about our food and staff is lovely as we are family run. We hope to see you both return in...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly, welcoming owners and staff. Set in a beautiful, picturesque village - Food excellent, room comfortable - the perfect setting for a weekend getaway. Would definitely return to The Chequers Inn.More

Thank Lisa M
Response from Owner153, Owner at The Chequers InnResponded 18 July 2017

Hi from the chequers inn smarden, thanks so much for your very kind review which was very well received. We do our utmost to make our guests' stays as pleasant as possible and are glad we seem to have hit the right spot with yourselves....More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Chequers has a medieval theme and much as I love contemporary pubs, it made a nice change to come to somewhere different - it was very cosy. We were there for 2 nights over the weekend, stayed in King Arthur room (4 poster bed)...More

Thank Lynne F
Response from Owner153, Owner at The Chequers InnResponded 5 July 2017

Hi from the chequers inn smarden,thanks so much for your very kind review, we need positive comments such as yours as it makes us feel happy that we've made your stay an enjoyable one and also helps maintain our certificate of excellence award and offset...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

We gathered as a family of nine for a farewell meal. We sat at a very comfortable table with plenty of room to stretch our legs and relax. Enjoying well kept local ales and a fine selection of Gin's our evening was filled with laughter...More

Thank Glenn W
Response from Owner153, Manager at The Chequers InnResponded 4 October 2017

Hi Glenn Thank you for your fantastic review and kind words, we are so pleased you and your family enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to seeing you all again soon. Kind regards Melissa

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US$118 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$118 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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