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    Bear Hotel

    Market Place, Wantage OX12 8AB, England
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    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “market square” (11 reviews)
    “car park” (12 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 209 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    £80 for a twin room with breakfast is reasonable. Bedroom was gloomy but bathroom was bright and clean and was probably refreshed recently. Breakfast was good in a nice 1st floor dining area. Front desk a bit of a cluttered area. Is it a pub...More

    Thank Alistair_H186306
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Went with friends for Sunday lunch. Plenty of meat, potatoes were beautiful and a nice selection of veg. Restaurant was lovely and clean and the staff were very friendly. would definitely recommend. went back again on Tuesday evening, and again had a lovely meal. Food...More

    Thank Jayneoxfordshire
    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    Not sure if enough space ! We tired so hard to love the place ! Reception was cluttered , staff efficient in a so so kind of way , no zip zap !! even premier Inn staff are better dressed. Décor and furnishings sad, stair...More

    Thank iris c
    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    We had travelled to the Wantage area at short notice and with no prearranged place to stay overnight. We contacted a number of places recommended on Trip Advisor but they were full. However, the Bear Hotel, which is situated on the main town square, had...More

    Thank Poppadoc5748
    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    A really friendly welcome on our arrival to meet up with our Australian relatives.-the purpose of our visit. It is an old building,but every member of staff was so helpful. The food was excellent-great breakfast! Thanks to all.

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    Star Inn
    177 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Wantage
    5.1 km
    Premier Inn Oxford South (Didcot) Hotel
    854 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Milton
    9.5 km
    Milton Hill, Abingdon
    1,160 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Steventon
    8.0 km
    Malmaison Oxford Castle
    3,039 reviews
    #6 of 44 hotels in Oxford
    21.4 km
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$92 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Oxfordshire >
    • Vale of White Horse >
    • Wantage
    • Also Known As
    • Bear Hotel Wantage
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    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (19)
    Bathroom (1)
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    177 reviews
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    24 May 2017|
    Response from Egypt1206 | Reviewed this property |
    Unlikely there is anywhere for that length of time but the council car park is 3/400 yards away. Don't know anywhere that you'll be ok other than there.
    1 November 2016|
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    Response from Davidwineoclock | Reviewed this property |
    All inclusive so not sure. Sorry
    Room Tips
    "I haven't had a room, but it's a very old building but very clean,and right in the centre of the..."
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    "Pot luck, I won't be returning."
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    "Rooms facing the inner court arre to be preferred."
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    "Try and eat in actual restaurant"
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