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The Griffin Inn (Hotel)

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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average7%
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“sloping floors”(5 reviews)
“small pub”(4 reviews)
“pub with rooms”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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4 Star Hotel
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30 Apr1 May
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewssloping floorssmall pubpub with roomsgreat pubtheatre royalquirky placesingle roomprivate bathroompreservesgreat place to stayfull englishsmall roomroman bathan overnight staycooked breakfasttwo nightscentral location
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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I went to the Griffin with a friend for a drink. Although I live in Bath, ive never been in this pub and wont be rushing back anytime soon. Positively, the building is wonderful. Umfortunately, it stops there. Poor welcome from bar staff who could...More

1  Thank jennie h
Response from Sam G, Owner at The Griffin Inn (Hotel)Responded 16 March 2017

I am very sorry that you didn't enjoy your visit - further to your comments I am reviewing the menu and pricing. Sam

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in the other night for a quick drink. £13.50 for a pint and a glass of wine! Beyond London prices even. Guess this is another local 'pub' that solely caters for tourists. Won't return as there are plenty of other good local pubs that...More

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Response from Sam G, Owner at The Griffin Inn (Hotel)Responded 6 March 2017

Dear Janex, We have 18 beers and ciders on draught that range from £3.70/pint (Bristol Beer Factory's Nova) and 8 wines available by the glass that start at £4.00/125ml glass for our "Good" wines (our wines by the glass are priced as: "Good/Better/Best"). Our pub...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed in a single room for one night on Saturday 18 February. I was able to check in slightly early, and was taken to my room by a lovely lady from the bar. Although I didn't spent a lot of time in my room,...More

Thank Emma B
Response from Sam G, Owner at The Griffin Inn (Hotel)Responded 28 February 2017

Dear Emma, Thank you for your review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Sam

Reviewed 15 February 2017

We stayed at The Griffin inn for one night.We chose this place for location as it near to Royal Crescent,Baths shops etc and the good reviews.On arrival we were greeted by a very welcoming friendly member of staff.They explained about door key and using side...More

Thank Jan P
Response from Sam G, Owner at The Griffin Inn (Hotel)Responded 17 February 2017

Dear Jan, Thank you for your comments, we will do our best to address the problems with the room - I will have the mattress changed if necessary and we have some workmen coming in over the next weeks to address the wear and tear...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love this place. Only two minutes from the Theatre Royal but feels away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Outstanding food including the best sandwiches going at lunchtime. Vast choice of ales and excellent wine menu. Try it once and you will be...More

Thank Dajari63
Response from Sam G, Owner at The Griffin Inn (Hotel)Responded 17 February 2017

Thank you very much, looking forward to seeing you again soon! Sam

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Ben C
19 January 2018|
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Response from kate r | Property representative |
Hi Ben, Very glad to see that you have chosen to stay with us in September. We look forward to welcoming you. If there is anything that we can do to make your visit more memorable please just ask. Not saying we can work... More
Lianne C
8 September 2016|
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The pub does not have its own parking, however Charlotte Street car park is 5mins walk away and costs £8.50/24 hours
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"didn't stay"
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"Beware the Hotel reception and the front door will be closed a 11pm"
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"Only snag is - due to age of building - probably not wheelchair-friendly. But ask owners."
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"ask for ensuite a little more expensive but worth the extra"
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