The Bull Hotel
“Attractive hotel in the Chilterns with a country inn feel” - AA Inspector
GERRARDS CROSS, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE
Our Inspector's View
Dating from the 17th-century, this former coaching inn has certainly expanded over the years and today offers smart, well-equipped bedrooms in a range of sizes. Public areas include the popular bar and Beeches Restaurant, serving a wide variety of dishes to suit all tastes. In addition, there is the informal Jack Shrimpton bar offering snacks and bar meals. Attractive gardens and a good range of function rooms make this a popular wedding and events venue.
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Facilities – at a glance
- En-suite rooms: 150
- Family rooms: 15
- Bedrooms Ground: 19
- Free TV
- Broadband available
- WiFi available
- Children welcome
- Ironing facilities
- Cots provided
- High chairs
- Children's portions or menu
- Christmas entertainment programme
- New Year entertainment programme
- Lift available
- Night porter available
- Outdoor parking spaces: 150
- Accessible bedrooms: 2
- Walk-in showers
- Single room, minimum price: £85
- Double room, minimum price: £95
- Open all year
- Maximum number of guests: 114
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About The area
Buckinghamshire is a land of glorious beech trees, wide views and imposing country houses. Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli savoured the peace and tranquillity of Hughenden Manor, while generations of statesmen have entertained world leaders at Chequers, the Prime Minister’s rural retreat. Stowe and Waddesdon Manor are fine examples of even grander houses, set amid sumptuous gardens and dignified parkland.
The Vale of Aylesbury is a vast playground for leisure seekers with around 1,000 miles (1,609km) of paths and tracks to explore. Rising above it are the Chiltern Hills, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty covering 308sq miles (798sq km). They are best appreciated in autumn, when the leaves turn from dark green to deep brown. In the southeast corner of the Chilterns lie the woodland rides of Burnham Beeches, another haven for ramblers and wildlife lovers. Although the county’s history is long and eventful, it’s also associated with events within living memory. At Bletchley Park, more than 10,000 people worked in complete secrecy to try and bring a swift conclusion to World War II. Further south, an otherwise unremarkable stretch of railway line was made infamous by the Great Train Robbery in the summer of 1963.
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