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Dog & Bear Hotel

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Desk, free WiFi
Desk, free WiFi
Desk, free WiFi
Desk, free WiFi

Overview of Dog & Bear Hotel

Dog & Bear Hotel

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing
ME17 2P6, England, Maidstone, The Square, Lenham

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKent Science Park10 min drive
  • Popular LocationLeeds Castle12 min drive
  • Popular LocationBredgar and Wormshill Light Railway17 min drive
  • AirportLondon (SEN-Southend)81 min drive

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About this area

Maidstone

Located in Maidstone, Dog & Bear Hotel is near a train station. Belmont House and Gardens and Godinton House and Gardens are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Kent Science Park and Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway. Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway and Kent Life are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Hothfield Heathlands Nature Reserve - 8 min drive
  • Kent Science Park - 10 min drive
  • Belmont House and Gardens - 10 min drive
  • Leeds Castle - 12 min drive
  • Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Lenham Station - 11 min walk
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 51 min drive

Restaurants

  • Dog and Bear Restaurant – Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

About this property

Dog & Bear Hotel

3-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and coffee/tea in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a meeting room, free newspapers, and a garden are onsite. All 24 rooms provide free WiFi, coffee makers, and TVs. Guests will also find showers and desks.
Dog & Bear Hotel offers 24 accommodations with coffee/tea makers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: GBP 7.95 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Shower

Entertainment

  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Desk

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 11 PM
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from June 1 2021 to October 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10 per pet, per day
Food and water bowls are available
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 7.95 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 10 per pet, per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 209 out of 430 reviews
5 - Excellent 49%
Rating 4 - Good. 176 out of 430 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 39 out of 430 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 430 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 430 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Perfectly located in the centre of a pretty picturesque village, good value for money
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A wonderful overnight stay. Great location to unwind and enjoy a lovely dinner after a busy and active day around Leeds Castle.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The hotel was in a nice little village and an ideal location for our trip. The staff were pleasant and very helpful. Disappointed with the hotel menu, not a lot of choice for vegetarians.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021