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The Elephant at Pangbourne

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Staff took care of our every need at the all-day business meeting there. The evening meal was very good and the breakfast excellent. The hotel and the bedroom had an Indian/ colonial feel and the bedroom decor/ facilities were quirky, but very good. Will return.

Thank HoultFamily
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2015

We visited here as guests of friends that had booked out the function room for a Christening party. The venue was really lovely and the food provided was excellent. there was a lovely space in the garden for kids to play and a lot of the accommodation appeared to back on to the garden which would be lovely if you...

Thank Bronzehouse
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Good sized room which was more than spacious for my wife and myself, and our son (11). The hotel has done the best it can with the structure of the hotel, hence we can understand the quirkiness of the elephants everywhere to give it that difference. The breakfast was excellent and of good sized portions, my wife still talks about...

Thank Paul P
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2015

It was coming up to Christmas 2014 and my daughter and husband (who lived near reading) invited my wife, son, daughter-in-law, granddaughter, and myself down to hers for Christmas. My wife and I decided that it would be nice Christmas present for us - and remove all the hassle of meals etc - for us all to stay in an...

1Thank Malcolm E
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This is a nice hotel, but expensive. The room in the main hotel that I stayed in was very small, with slightly noisy plumbing. My colleague stayed in the annex and did not sleep all night - likely due to the noisy boiler. Staff were initially disbelieving, which is not what you want when you are sleep deprived. Breakfast was...

1Thank Ilovechoc
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Great room, great staff, great dinner and drinks in the pub and a yummy breakfast. The only downer was that at around midnight (it was a Saturday night) a group of about 10 v noisy local teenagers hung out in the car park underneath my bedroom windows for hours. Usual harmless suburban Saturday night behaviour but difficult to get any...

Thank isabel_l0nd0n
Reviewed 12 October 2015

I may be biased because my son had his wedding there, but over two days it was simply perfect. Great rooms, fabulous food and amazing service from smiling, friendly staff who went out of their way to help.

Thank sgncfc
Towcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2015

we booked a last minute stay and paid extra money for one of the Executive rooms. Well worth the money. Really comfortable bed and the room was really quiet. It has had a small terrace which was great to sit on for a drink on a nice evening. We loved the quirky colonial style decor. Breakfast brilliant with really good...

1Thank Martin L
Dunstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2015

We were looking for a night away before the weather became cold and wet and found this place. We had a chic room £109 bed and breakfast for Saturday night. The Hotel is charming and quirky with an Indian theme.It has a cosy sitting room nice restaurant and friendly bar. It provides soft towels and bedding very comfortable bed and...

Thank Jerryh227
Alderney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Having stayed here on a number of occasions over the years it's about time to make a review. Rooms are great (if you book the annex) (6ft Bed).Food is second to none and breakfast is 100 per cent.There are plenty of Pubs, restaurants nearby and the Station is close.Staff are very accommodating and friendly .Good bar with real ale.

Thank Simon C

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Elephant offers its guests an experience of quirky luxury and a warm welcome, whether staying overnight, dining in the restaurant, or having a relaxed drink in the bar. All 22 bedrooms are individual and furnished with handcrafted furniture, rich ornamental rugs and opulent fabrics. The bar, known as Babar, has a bistro feel, serving simple but excellent British produce, while the restaurant offers beautifully cooked unpretentious food in elegant surroundings. ... more   less 

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Address: 3 Church Road, Pangbourne RG8 7AR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Pangbourne
Price Range: €96 - €155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Elephant at Pangbourne 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Quietest rooms at the back”
Ktpcat, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a quiet room”
SJDann, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had 3 rooms and all good”
richardsY8738TK, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Annex was quiet, can't comment on the other ones”
SINK07, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We booked a premium room - on offer at the time. Not sure what the differences are but perhaps worth asking.”
dukestreetfirm, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
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