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The Black Horse Inn

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Pilgrims Way, Thurnham, Maidstone ME14 3LD England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews the pub sticky toffee pudding birthday meal chalet style pork belly north downs beautiful countryside an umbrella lovely meal for sunday lunch booked a table main building cooked to perfection leeds castle maidstone area stayed here for one night dogs are allowed
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hidden away - this popular pub/restaurant was a great find along the famous pilgrims way. Friendly staff. Nice atmosphere and a great choice on the menu at good prices. We’ll definitely be back. Outside looks great too for the summer months

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank nickiwebb
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything exceeded our expectations. The room, the food and the staff. The Inn itself is a contrast to the better hotel chains, full of character and history; the accommodation was not in the Inn itself but comprised a small number of single storey chalet type...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank _jamesrjolley
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a rather disappointing lunch time meal at this hotel. My partner took me there for my birthday, we are both vegetarian ....it was recommended to us so we thought it would be ok. Unfortunately like a lot of pubs, the vegetarian menu is pretty...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 394lindan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 2nd time we have visited and we were not disappointed, even though the last visit was in 2013, this time we arranged a meet up with another 2 couples and we chose and booked the Black Horse, so I was extremely pleased...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank stmoritz1960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A weekend away with friends. Very happy that we returned to this lovely Inn, Beautiful location, lovely modern accommodation, spotlessly clean. Friendly and welcoming staff, well stocked bar and an extensive menu. Food was well presented and beautifully cooked. Service was excellent. Dog friendly and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Description
17th Century Pub / Restaurant with beams, hops and open fireplaces serving real ales and country wine. 27 beautiful en-suite rooms in the grounds provide a peaceful haven around the duck pond. Ideal for More business or tourists. Close to Leeds Castle and only a 50 minute train journey to London. Lovely gardens and outside dining area. Also licensed for Civil Marriage Ceremonies.Fully equiped air conditioned business centre ideal for conferences, meetings and training seating up to 80 delegates Less
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Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$94 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Black Horse Hotel Maidstone
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Black Horse Maidstone
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Maidstone > Thurnham
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$94 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Black Horse Hotel Maidstone
,
Black Horse Maidstone
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Maidstone > Thurnham
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Liz T
5 August 2017|
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Response from Cheryl095 | Reviewed this property |
My apologies but I don't know. Suggest you ring the Black Horse direct and I know they will be helpful.
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Maxine K
9 December 2016|
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Response from TheBlackHorseInn | Property representative |
Yes we allow dogs in our bar area. Kind regards
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lynnwhipps
26 November 2016|
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Response from Ayesha W | Reviewed this property |
During our stop dogs were allowed, you just have to notify them if you intend to bring your dog.
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Room Tips
"Do not be scared to ask"
waynemN6160JR
4 weeks ago
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"A very quiet village in the beautiful Kent countryside"
Jonto27
16 Sep 2018
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"Don't kniw as we are local"
rowenah769
18 Aug 2018
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"Prices vary depending on facilities - check before booking"
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09 May 2018
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