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Powys, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic friendly place very comfortable rooms . Extremely quiet And clean. Lovely breakfast. The bar is agreeable mix of old and young locals and visitors. Would be back like a shot. Kington should be proud to have such a jewel.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Don't let the outside - or the inside - put you off! This was a great little pub fantastic host and really good food. We had the Oxford burger and the ribs - massive portions! Would highly recommend here if you're in Kington

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016

An old style, traditional pub with accommodation. A very friendly and lively bar with a good range of real ale and ciders. Fred the landlord is a no frills down to earth guy offering friendly advice and chat. The food is all freshly cooked, well presented and absolutely delicious, and can be eaten in the bar or the restaurant. The...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Don't judge a book by the cover..... The room very spacious, linen great, the landlord excellent knowledge, friendly and accommodating. Food plentiful and well cooked. Great area for walking and lots of villages near-by. Certainly worth a return trip to explore.

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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Nice pub in the centre of Kington. Good range of beers served by one of the friendliest landlords you'll find. Very helpful and gave good advice on what beers to try. The pub has a decent sized lounge, separate restaurant, beer garden, car parking and a number of rooms above. Good for a night out.

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Forest Row, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

From the outside this pub does not have any kerb appeal. On entering things visually are not much better, however, don't be put off. We were greeted by one of the most genuinely friendly landlords we have ever met. The locals were also friendly. We had a really delicious Sunday lunch, freshly cooked and plenty of it. For sweets we...

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Leek, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Only stayed one night but other family stayed weekend . The rooms are good for the price it's not one of these modern hotels but the beds are extremely comfortable and the food is good . It's right in the town centre so a good base . The staff are very friendly and helpful

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Bilston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Looking for a place to stay for one night after playing Kington golf course (dont miss out!) Rang up the previous day, and found the person on the end of the phone to be very pleasent, and friendly to talk to! (made you feel relaxed before you got there!) On arriving after the golf we entered the Oxford Arms to...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Great food & sevice.barbecue chicken tender in barbecue sace excellent. Scampi v tasty.chicken madras curry spicy & tasty without being overly hot. Would eat here again if in area.would make special effort to eat here. Same goes for wife, mother in law and daughter. Dogs would probably like to come into the pub if they had the choice as bar...

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I only tend to write reviews when I go somewhere that impressed me. We just went here as it was the nearest place to our hotel. When you walk through the doors it's like entering a place that's not been updated for 50 years. However the staff were wonderful, friendly locals round the bar, the beer was first class and...

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Additional Information about Oxford Arms

Address: Duke Street | Kington, Kington HR5 3DR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Kington
Price Range: €76 - €87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Oxford Arms 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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“room 1 was spacious and quiet ( except for the creaky floorboards)”
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“We had kingsize bed and a full size bath”
 of 5 bubbles carolinepE5419QZ, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Tip: if you arrive on weekday after 2.30 we had to phone them to be let in, so I would let them know arrival time, or arrive when open.”
 of 5 bubbles cymruambith, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There are only 3 rooms, one ensuite & 2 with private bathrooms across the corridor.”
 of 5 bubbles becky1973, 28 May 2013 | Read review
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