The Bear Hotel - Hungerford

Charnham St, Hungerford, United Kingdom, RG17 ORL  show map
 3 stars
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The Bear Hotel - Hungerford

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Laundry
Elevator

Lift

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Overview

The 3-star The Bear Hotel offers a charming accommodation in 41 rooms. The hotel's royal building set in the heart of Hungerford was completely refurbished in 2012.

The property is located 14 km away from Newbury Baptist Church. 10 minutes' walk from Hungerford city center.

The Bear Hotel lies within 20 minutes’ drive to NAF airport.

Rooms

The hotel provides en-suite rooms including superior king suite, ensuite double room and standard suite. They are equipped with complimentary wireless internet, a minibar, television, a balcony and a work desk. The Bear Hotel offers rooms with islands view. There are en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and bath sheets along with coffee/tea makers and a kettle for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the restaurant every morning. The luxurious restaurant offers fine meals. Serving a wide range of dishes, The Bear Hotel and Tutti Pole can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of EUR 9.95 per person per night.  The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of EUR 12.95 per person per night. 

Services

The Bear Hotel provides a meeting room, a catering service and a copier along with 24-hour reception, room service and porter service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   41.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Ice machine
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Horseback riding

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Barbeque grills

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Bear Hotel - Hungerford Hungerford location
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Hotel Address:

Charnham St, Hungerford, United Kingdom, RG17 ORL

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City Centre
  • Hungerford
    1700 ft
Airports
  • NAF (GXH)
    8.1 mi
  • Gypsy (SWI)
    10.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    2.0 mi
Restaurants
  • The Bear Hotel (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • La Primavera (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    41

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHungerfordThe Bear Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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Rooms and availability

Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

An en suite bathroom, TV and tea/coffee making facilities are featured in this room. Some rooms have balconies and all overlook Bear Island

Ensuite Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Superior Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

A large en-suite room with a king-size bed, TV and tea/coffee making facilities.

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1400 ft

Places of interest

  • Hungerford Club1400 ft

Local attractions

  • Wilton Windmill6.0 mi
    Wilton Hill
  • Savernake Forest8.1 mi
    Off the A4
  • St. George\'s Church, Preshute, Wiltshire 9.3 mi
    Silverless Street
  • Crofton Beam Engines6.4 mi
    Crofton Pumping Station, Crofton
  • Wiltshire Walks8.5 mi
    Hawkwind Elcot Lane Elcot Lane

Restaurants nearby

  • The Bear Hotel100 ft

    Address: 41 Charnham Street
    Phone: +44 1488 682512

    57% likes this, based on 47 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • John O'Gaunt400 ft

    Address: 21 Bridge Street

    74% likes this, based on 70 reviews
    Cuisine: English

  • Casanova1300 ft

    Address: 117 High Street
    Phone: 01488 682721

    71% likes this, based on 40 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, British

  • La Primavera300 ft

    Address: 16 Charnham Street
    Phone: 014 8868 2588

    64% likes this, based on 86 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 32

  • Tutti Pole800 ft

    Address: 3 High Street
    Phone: 01488682515

    50% likes this, based on 73 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    41

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHungerfordThe Bear Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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The Bear Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Bear Hotel

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 60 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    10.0

    lovely lovely hotel with good staff, good facilities and very good rooms

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    The menu is far too elaborate and evening meals are on the expensive side - £14.95 for fish and chips!

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Clean and warm room and en-suite as described; quality bed linen. Straighforward staff, help when we asked and there when needed, otherwise did not bother us. Stayed there once before years ago and decided to re-visit. Would now do so again.

    We liked it. The weather was awful torrential rain - but was made worse by blocked/overflowing gutters and drains, and big puddles in uneven surfaces.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Having lived in Hungerford all my life, its not until now that I have had the necessity to stay at the Bear - I now live in Devon. Having had a family wedding, a golden wedding celebration and two wakes there, I was excited to have the opportunity, and was very pleased with our stay there while visiting family. Very comfortable room, great breakfast and a very good price. I would definitely stay there again and its dog friendly - tho we didnt take our dogs this time.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Did not explore the area as It was just an over night stay visiting friends and we found the room very nice. Had one drink in the bar and the staff were very accomodating.

  • Single
    10.0

    The whole hotel was excellent value for money, whilst being 5 star

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    i) Slow response of Breakfast staff when told that some food needed replenishing. I had to wait 15 mins for sausages & beans after staff had been told 3 times. Ii) Had to wait 1 hour for a taxi and Reception staff appeared unable to understand my frustration at their inactivity.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The peace and quiet of the room in Bear Island and the lovely view from the window.

    Not keen on the menu for dinner so eat out at a different hotel in Hungerford.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    River Dun right outside the window - like right up against the wall! History - William of Orange was there, James I made it his headquarters during 2nd Battle of Newbury, King Henry VIII owned it, etc, etc. Room was comfortable, service excellent.

    Bed was king-size made up of 2 beds pushed together, which means slight ridge in centre - wasn;t too bad though. No fridge in room, but it was only a standard room.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The food and service was excellent as was the room. Definitely stay again.

    The receptionist appeared miserable and unhelpful on arrival giving us the wrong impression of the hotel.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    the room was excellent and the staff were friendly and attentive. Food was good and especially the breakfasts

    Slightly expensive. Expected the food to be better than it was.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    The Room.Comfortable,clean and quiet.Excellent bathroom,spacious,good shower and plenty of hot water.But,thats it!

    Receptionist and barman,serious attitude problems.Hotel would have been better advised to close over the christmas period.Christmas day eve,lights out,log fire out.Awful.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Reception staff were poor and if one was allocated a room on the road side of the hotel, traffic started from 6.30

  • Single
    9.2

    I was made very welcome by the staff. I found the hotel to be up-to-date without losing that essential 'Englishness' of an old building, wherein lies its charm.

    One had to get used to being housed in the old coaching stables which meant having to go outside in order to get to the main hotel facilities like the bar and dining room etc.

  • Single
    9.2

    My room was very comfortable and overlooked a babbling brook which was really lovely I would love to go back in the summer

    The complimentary drinks were basic a hot chocolate drink and a variety of teas as well as a biscuit would have been very welcome

How to reach hotel

hotel The Bear Hotel - Hungerford Hungerford location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Charnham St, Hungerford, United Kingdom, RG17 ORL

Get directions
City Centre
  • Hungerford
    1700 ft
Airports
  • NAF (GXH)
    8.1 mi
  • Gypsy (SWI)
    10.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    2.0 mi
Restaurants
  • The Bear Hotel (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • La Primavera (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    41

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHungerfordThe Bear Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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