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  • Excellent54%
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

‘Best pie I’ve ever had’ was the quote from my husband. This was our second visit as the first was so fabulous and this visit did not disappoint either. Such lovely friendly staff too. Supporters of paper straws instead of plastic to help the environment...More

Thank AlmalH
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We stayed for two nights to visit nearby RAF Duxford. We were especially impressed by the food (try the venison if you get a chance) and the quick and friendly service. A lovely little inn where we would definitely stay again.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 9 April 2018

I have visited the John Barleycorn with various different friends and have always found it to be brilliant. The staff are extremely welcoming and the food has never disappointed. Today's visit was for Sunday lunch. The beef was cooked to perfection and the sticky toffee...More

Thank Fay R
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We stayed for one night for a surprise dinner and we were made to feel very welcome by the staff and the locals. Unfortunately our friend spooted our car in the car park but nvertherless we had a great stay and the food was excellent.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We decided to stay here as we were visiting Cambridge city centre, which is 20 minutes up the road. We found the John Barleycorn a lovely place to stay and eat. Our room was spacicous, warm.and clean. We had twin beds unfortunately but we're warned...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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US$106 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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sueskeet
17 June 2018|
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Response from natalie m m | Reviewed this property |
Not really, not because of the distance, but because there is a dual carriage way with no pavement once you turn out of the village
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stuart3030
7 May 2016|
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Moorfield Rd, Duxford CB22 4PP 01223 832699
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"The bedrooms face the outside seating area, so if you wanted an early night on a busy summer's evening..."
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"All the rooms are to the rear of the pub adjacent to the outside seating area and car park"
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"If you want a bath don't opt for room No 1"
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"All rooms are remote from the pub itself, and all cosy and quiet."
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