32. 2 in adjacent mews, plus 2 two-bedroom cottages.
all year except 24–27 Dec.
lift, lounge, bar, tea room, restaurant, private function rooms, free Wi-Fi, in-room TV (Freeview), civil wedding licence, courtyard.
soft instrumental in restaurant and tea room.
all ages welcomed (cots free of charge, Z-beds for children up to 12 £26).
Only in the Foxhunter bar.
Amex, MasterCard, Visa.
 per room B&B from £109, D,B&B from £164. Set dinner £28, à la carte £30. 1-night bookings sometimes refused.
Good Hotel Guide Review
A ‘fine’ hotel with ‘professional yet friendly’ staff, this renovated 19th-century coaching inn is owned and run by the local Griffiths family. It is a ‘classy’ place decorated with ‘an eye for good taste’, say inspectors in 2016. (Good humour, too – look out for ‘amusing’ curtains printed with ‘amply petticoated ladies being wooed by sexy lute-players’.) Mingle with locals in the ‘handsome’ public rooms: ‘very much a town hotel’, The Angel welcomes visitors who come for drinks and casual dinners at the Foxhunter Bar, or for the ‘renowned’ afternoon tea. Bedrooms are in the main building, and adjacent mews and restored cottages nearby. ‘Our room was wonderfully comfortable and well lit, with an expansive bathroom. A sofa faced the big wall-mounted TV screen; the hospitality tray had Fairtrade teas. We appreciated the overnight shoeshine.’ Service is ‘exquisite’ in the Oak Room restaurant, where chef Wesley Hammond serves a ‘short but enticing’ menu, including ‘pecan pie good enough for Louisiana’. Wake to an extensive breakfast menu – ‘enough to satisfy a Welsh XV prop forward’ – with breakfast cocktails and good vegetarian options.
Keep Calm It’s Summer Special Offer
Enjoy some Summer at The Angel this year. One night stay (based on 2 guests sharing) from £155, inclusive of the following: Overnight accommodation in an Executive Room; 1 glass of Pimm’s & Lemonade per person on arrival to enjoy in our Courtyard (weather permitting!); 3 course meal in The Oak Room (choice from the Angel Menu); Full English breakfast; complimentary room upgrade based upon availability. Offer available until August 31st. To benefit from this offer, please mention The Good Hotel Guide when booking.
This hotel accepts room upgrade vouchers which entitle readers to a space available room upgrade. The voucher must be presented at check-in and is entirely at the hotelier’s discretion.