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    The Fox Inn

    Ansty, Dorchester DT2 7PN, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good24%
    • Average12%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible7%
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    “the pub” (52 reviews)
    “pie” (13 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Recently my wife and I stayed at this Inn which is situated in a beautiful, if remote part of Dorset. We were allocated a recently decorated en-suite room which was comfortable but there were a couple of "minus's" which we feel should be mentioned. Firstly,...More

    Thank John F
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Whilst the inn is very pleasant and the rooms well decorated, small things let it down. No explanation of the use of a master switch in the bedroom meant using the bathroom in the dark. No explanation that the key fob was a torch meant...More

    Thank Barlickman
    Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

    We went for a Sunday carvery. Food was poor - meet fatty and vegetables soggy at best. We were there at 12 noon so not even at the end of service. Staff appeared untrained and disinterested. Didn't come over to ask how we were getting...More

    1  Thank Claire B
    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    Found it by chance, staff went through the motions very well, but you could see they would rather be doing something else. Food was quick, I had the pie, which looked good, but was very salty. The veg was not freshly cooked and looked tired,...More

    Thank James B
    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    We were staying on a campsite close by and walked across the fields to the local pub mainly to see if we could get coffee to take back for the evening. What we found was a small bar area tastefully furnished ideal for a quick...More

    Thank Sharon G
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    • Free Parking
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    • US$70 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Room Tips
    "They allow dogs to stay but form the cleanliness you would never know. The place was very clean."
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    "Best rooms are at the top of the building and you would have to be prepared to make the climb."
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    "go superior -very good"
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    "We went for a superior room. Very specious and not much more expensive"
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