The Talbot Inn

Rated 7.8 in 1199 reviews. 43 rooms.


The Talbot in the heart of Ripley in scenic Surrey, breathing new life into this historic coaching inn, which has played host to everyone from Audrey Hepburn to Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton during its 250-year history.
Having benefited from a £1 million investment, in Aug 2016 encompassing soft enhancements to the bedrooms and suites, the restaurant and bar areas, as well as the property’s substantial events and wedding facilities

Less than 10 minutes’ drive from Wisley Gardens, The Talbot Inn serves real ales and locally sourced, seasonal produce in its bar and restaurant. Dating from the 18th century, this 4-star hotel is within 3 miles of Woking and 25 minutes’ drive from Thorpe Park.

All of the modern, spacious rooms at The Talbot have a plasma-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, and facilities for making tea and coffee. Rooms also feature an en suite bathroom with a large rain shower.

The Talbot Inn is located just off the A3, less than 2 miles from Junction 10 of the M25. Central London is 30 minutes away by car, and both Heathrow and Gatwick Airport are 20 minutes’ drive.

With an impressive copper ceiling and glass wall, The Talbot Inn’s award-winning restaurant serves an innovative modern British menu. The restaurant overlooks the Champagne terrace and garden.

The Talbot’s cosy bar, with its 15th-century beams and log fires, offers a wide range of drinks and a lighter snack menu. Full English breakfasts are also served each morning.

Available Rooms

2 guests




Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near The Talbot Inn

  1. Ripley Curry Garden

    146 m from hotel
    High St

  2. Nest Home & Cafe

    Get a table outside when the sun is shining. Stunning

    246 m from hotel
    High St

  3. Drakes

    The Discovery menu is amazing. Great feast for the tastebuds, excellent presentation and a very personal service. The Mango dessert is my favourite but to be honest, for my taste, it was all good.

    256 m from hotel
    The Clock Tower, High St

  4. Pinnock's Coffee House

    Amazing coffee and tasty food. Coffee made as pour over with a choice of 8 speciality coffees to choose from, all from a local roasters. Costa or Starbucks it is not, and all the better for it.

    308 m from hotel
    High St

  5. Nutberry Farm Car Boot Sale

    0.7 km from hotel
    Portsmouth Rd.

  6. Wisley Northbound Filling Station

    Unfortunately the shop is always understaffed so the queues are long and shelves often left empty.

    0.9 km from hotel
    A3 London/Guildford

  7. Starbucks

    Great crew who do

    1.0 km from hotel
    Wisley North Service Station

  8. RHS Wisley Glass House

    Lovely all year round!

    1.6 km from hotel

  9. RHS Wisley Plant Centre

    Shop early from 9.30 to avoid the queues to park.

    1.7 km from hotel
    RHS Garden

  10. RHS Garden Wisley

    You can see plants here.

    1.8 km from hotel
    Wisley Ln

  11. RHS Wisley Coffee Shop

    Good quality but pricey

    1.8 km from hotel
    RHS Garden Wisley

  12. The Anchor

    When it's hot, or rainy and you wanna eat in ring through and reserve very popular haunt and there will be a wait otherwise

    2.4 km from hotel
    Wisley Ln