Located on the edge of the charming Roman village of Faccombe, the Jack Russell Inn offers a tranquil escape with beautiful rural walks right from the front door. Guests can explore nearby attractions such as Highclere Castle, the setting for Downton Abbey, and Jane Austen’s house in Chawton. With elegant and stylish rooms, this country pub is a treat for couples, families, and dogs. The hotel’s dog-friendly approach is evident from the moment you arrive, with a dog guest book and breed-themed room names.
The main building of the hotel features a pub-like dining room and bar with attractive blue wainscotting and rustic oaken furniture. The brick annex houses modern and spacious rooms with a refined rustic design. The hotel is committed to the environment and sources its water from a UV-filtered bore hole, generates electricity from a wind turbine, and uses a wood pellet burning biomass boiler for heat. They aim to have as little impact on the natural surroundings as possible.
The staff at the Jack Russell Inn are friendly, thoughtful, and accommodating. They provide excellent tips on local walks and restaurants and cater to shooting parties with a special lounge area and outdoor fireplace. The 11 spacious rooms are elegantly furnished and provide a comfortable refuge. Each room offers beautiful views and luxurious amenities such as Noble Isle toiletries and free Wi-Fi.
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The food at the Jack Russell Inn is locally sourced and of outstanding quality. Breakfast offers a variety of options, including delicious honey baked porridge and a vegetarian breakfast. Lunchtime delights include garden herb gazpacho and fresh Cornish cod. The children’s menu is well-executed and includes plenty of vegetables. The bar serves cocktails and a range of appealing wines, while dogs are treated to freshly cooked sausages and fresh water from a Beer Barrel labeled ‘Hair of the Dog’.
In summary, the Jack Russell Inn offers a warm and inviting atmosphere, fabulous food, and a paradise for dogs and their owners. It is a hidden gem in Hampshire that deserves to be discovered.
Address: Netherton Hill, Faccombe, Andover, SP11 0DS, England
Telephone: 01264 737 315
To book, please visit: [website-url]thejackrussellinn.com[/website-url]