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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Some friends and I do a cultural tour of London a couple of times a year, visiting various attractions and places of historical interest, and stopping off here and there for a pint. The first pub needs to do a decent breakfast, and the Fox & Anchor so did. I had Eggs Florentine with bacon on the side and a...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

I travelled with my mother and we had dinner here. I had the fish and chips with mushy peas (note the chips were hand cut) and she had a roast dinner with Yorkshire pudding. Food tasted great and all fresh. There are also little like wooden panelled spaces were you can sit for your meal, like mini private eating spaces....

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FoxandAnchor p, Manager at Fox & Anchor, responded to this review

Hi there Thankyou so much for your feedback. I am so happy that the team provided you with such a great dining experience. I will pass on your comments and I am sure they will be delighted to hear them We hope to see you in the Fox again soon Kind Regards Lee

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We stayed here a few weeks ago as we needed a place to stay lose to the city. The room was wonderful, quiet, spotless, with a fabulous bathroom. The water pressure was unbelievable, filled up a huge bath in about 2 minutes !!! The staff were friendly and helpful, and the breakfast was delicious , my husband had the City...

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FoxandAnchor p, Manager at Fox & Anchor, responded to this review

Hi there Thankyou for your kind comments. Im sure the team here at The Fox and Anchor will be pleased to hear they could provide you with such a pleasurable getaway experience. I look forward to welcoming you both again and your husbands next attempt at tackling the city boy Kind Regards Lee

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights recently for a wedding from 11/09 to 13/09. We stayed in Charterhouse. The room was very nice and the nespresso machine a nice touch. The rainfall shower was fantastic. The food was great and Lee the manager was very hospitable and a great host.

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FoxandAnchor p, Manager at Fox & Anchor, responded to this review

Hi Kevin Im glad you enjoyed your stay. You were great guests and it was a pleasure hosting you and the rest of the group. I look forward to seeing you guys again. If you're ever in the city, drop in and say hi. I will pass your kind comments on to the rest of the team who will be...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2015

A real hidden gem of a hotel. The rooms we stayed in were large and really well furnished with an amazing bathroom. Higher than the quality one would expect from a normal hotel. The staff were helpful and obliging. I would highly recommend the fox and anchor.

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FoxandAnchor p, General Manager at Fox & Anchor, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind comments it was a pleasure to have you stay at the Fox and Anchor and I am delighted to hear that you would reccomend us. I will pass on your feedback to the team who will take great peasure that they gav you such an enjoyable stay with us. I look forward to welcoming you to...

Reviewed 10 August 2015

Great rooms with good TV, sound system and nespresso coffee machine. Cast iron roll top bath at the foot of the bed. All very nice. Freindly and helpful staff in a great pub with panelled walls, leather chairs and several private cosy hideaways. Went for the City boy breakfast the next morning. Nice sausages and black pudding. The chef obviously...

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FoxandAnchor p, Manager at Fox & Anchor, responded to this review

Hi Darren , Thankyou for your kind comments. I apologise about the breakfast, your feedback has been taken on board. I am glad you enjoyed the hotel stay and the beer. I will also pass on your comments to the team who I am sure will be delighted to hear them. Hope to see you in The Fox again soon...

Innerleithen
Reviewed 10 August 2015

An excellent place to stay if you want a change from your average hotel. The room I stayed in was the Barbican. Quite small for two if you wanted to sit and lounge around but with London out there why bother. Good large comfy bed , big TV , bath with shower. Pub charming and traditional with pleasant staff and...

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FoxandAnchor p, Manager at Fox & Anchor, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind comments, I will pass them on to the rest of the team who will delighted , Im sure. We look forward to welcoming you at The Fox and Anchor again Kind Regards Lee

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We have just returned from a wonderful stay at the Fox and Anchor. We booked it for an anniversary theatre trip to London and were not disappointed. We arrived early hoping to leave our luggage whilst we went to the matinee and planned to check in after the show. However the manager very kindly gave us our room early. Throughout...

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Califronia
Reviewed 24 July 2015

The Fox and Anchor is a Pub/Inn with 6 rooms located above the Restaurant/Bar. Our room was spacious, king size bed, sitting room and small outdoor patio. It also had the best copper bath tub and separate large shower. The room was surprisingly quiet. We enjoyed all of our breakfasts and many dinners in the Pub. Good food and atmosphere....

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FoxandAnchor p, Manager at Fox & Anchor, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments, We really enjoyed having you stay with us and glad you enjoyed the room , food , service and whole experience. I will pass your kind comments on to the team who will be delighted Im sure. Kind Regards Lee

nottingham
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Just returned from Fox and Anchor after a weekend in London . Bedrooms very nice and comfortable although access to rooms is quite narrow , up steep stairs . Stayed a Saturday night and due to our tiredness this was not a concern however there was loud music playing in the local vicinity,on the same street until the very early...

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Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site of an ancient meat market which remains in operation today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough time wondering through the area's maze of streets and you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky models passing between Clerkenwell's handful of fashion houses. Far outnumbering the models are craftspeople and designers, many of them are more than happy to welcome visitors into their studios and showrooms.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled deep in the lively & exciting Smithfield area, the former original London gin-joint has been lovingly restored to its former glory and a whole lot more as well. The Fox & Anchor originates from the late Victorian era and has been serving the traders of Smithfield market for years. Grand mahogany doors, etched glass and heavy brass, we serve great British food alongside our favourite cask ales & craft beers. With 6 traditional rooms all with their own unique differences, the eclectic range of rooms are a hidden gem in the city. ... more   less 

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Address: 115 Charterhouse Street, London EC1M 6AA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Clerkenwell
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Fox & Anchor Hotel London
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