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Laclede, Missouri
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160 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2014

We booked a triple room and it was FAR too small for three people. One bed was actually a fold out sofa, the other two were like sleeping on bed springs with little cushion. When i enquired as to the time of the advertised breakfast, i was advised that there was a poker party to be held in the pub... More 

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1 Thank tauna64
ben2426, Owner at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry you were not happy at the Zoar Guesthouse, but I can assure you that we are advertised as a Guesthouse, and our prices are room only which is stated at time of booking, Breakfast when available is provided at a £5 cost per person, during this period it was not available but there was fruit , tea/coffee... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Had a very pleasant stay with Ben and Val on a trip to play golf in the area with friends. On arrival Ben showed us to our room which was located in the extension to the main building,The room while quite small was well furnished with comfortable beds, large wardrobe, sofa, tea and coffee and a flat screen t.v the... More 

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Thank ebrown1944
ben2426, Owner at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

We thank you for your kind comments and were glad to be of assistance during your stay, and we look forward to seeing you again. Ben More 

Scotland
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Booked in at short notice for an overnight whilst attending a local party. Lovely warm welcome. Beautiful room, loved the decor.Clean,well equipped including tea and coffee facilities. Modern ensuite. Forgot to order breakfast but they turned to and provided it at short notice.Loved their provision of books,magazines, dvds and cds outside the room. Little hint.....I couldn't work out the tv... More 

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Thank L66KMG
ben2426, Manager at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

We thank you for your review and yes there was a little mix up at breakfast but it was only going to be a problem if I made it one, We are glad to have been of assistance. More 

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 May 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Inn whilst visiitng friends. On arrival we were warmly greeted by Val and shown to our room. The room was very well kept and perfect for our needs. Val explained everything that we needed to know. The breakfast was great and more than enough. Ben, who served us, was very friendly and told... More 

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1 Thank Pete G
ben2426, Owner at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

We thank you for your kind review and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay. More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2014

We had an unexpected stay at the Zoar Inn in Forfar after snow cut our journey short. Trundled in out the snow and greeted by Valerie who got us a double room which was very well presented and spotless. Despite our late and unannounced arrival, exception to the normal food service hours were made and we were able to order... More 

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Thank Ian W
ben2426, Owner at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

I thank you for your lovely comments and we were very glad to assist you, maybe you will come again under better circumstances as in the Summer the area has a lot to offer. All the Best Ben & Valerie More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2013

My wife and I stayed here recently at short notice after a bereavement after travelling up from liverpool. Our hosts valerie and benefits made us feel so welcome as soon as we arrived. Our room was perfect, clean, warm, well equipped with the adjoining Inn a very welcoming place to relax after our long journey. Valerie was lovely and so... More 

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1 Thank redrobbie059
ben2426, Manager at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

We thank you for your lovely comments and we were glad to be able to make you comfortable at this sad time . Ben More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2013

We booked the Zoar Inn for 2 nights (9th/10th August). We had the twin room which was very neat and clean and comfortable. Although its part of a pub we heard little or noise from the pub. Hosts very friendly. Forfar a surprisingly nice wee place and ideal for getting out for our day in nearby Glen Clova and Glen... More 

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Thank gary_edin
ben2426, Owner at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

Im glad you enjoyed your stay but I am sorry that you felt a bit done by taking the B/fast for £5 per Person and I don't think you will find Many B&Bs with a Swimming Pool or Fitness Centre.. All The Best Ben More 

Scotland
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30 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2013

We stayed for one night and the room was clean and comfortable. The bedrooms are in an annexe so no noise from the pub. There was some traffic noise from the nearby road in the morning. The landlady and landlord were friendly. The room information stated that they didn't mind people bringing in takeaways and a microwave, plates and cutlery... More 

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Thank Linda2002
ben2426, Owner at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay and the Facilities are there as we have travelled a bit and we thought they would be handy for folk on a tight budget. All The Best Ben & Valerie More 

Geelong, Australia
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20 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2013

We recently stayed 1 night at the Zoar Guest House. We booked ahead, and on arrival were a little worried about the noise from busy Brechin Road. Our worry proved unfounded as the noisy traffic stopped after peak hour. Our room was very clean and a reasonable size, the bed was very comfortable, somewhat unusual in the UK in our... More 

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1 Thank Janet0600
ben2426, Owner at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and we look forward to seeing you again. Ben & Valerie More 

Carnoustie U.K.
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2013

My husband and I were up in Forfar for a 40th Birthday Party so we arrived just after 4.00pm. We were met by Valerie and her husband Ben who own the pub and the B & B. We were made extremely welcome and were shown our accommodation which was lovely. I was a bit worried as to the road noise... More 

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1 Thank Pamela R
ben2426, Owner at Zoar Guest House and Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments about the B&B and the Pub we were pleased to assist and look forward to seeing you again. Ben & Val More 

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  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms

Additional Information about Zoar Guest House and Inn

Address: 42 Brechin Road, Forfar DD8 3JX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Angus > Forfar
Amenities:
Wheelchair access
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Our room in the front was very noisy with traffic - busy street right outside our window”
 of 5 bubbles tauna64, 11 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Room 2 would seem the quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles ebrown1944, 8 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Dont worry abt the heavy traffic disturbing your sleep outside the front rooms.....it stops in the evening,”
 of 5 bubbles L66KMG, 8 Jun 2014 | Read review
“didn't have either a swimming pool or fitness centre to be fair”
 of 5 bubbles gary_edin, 11 Aug 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles PamelaCarnoustieU_K_, 6 May 2013 | Read review
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