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    The Mount Somerset Hotel

    Lower Henlade, Taunton TA3 5NB, England
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent50%
    • Very good28%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “afternoon tea” (69 reviews)
    “hot tub” (63 reviews)
    “foot spa” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Spa
    4 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed for one night on a deal including 3 course dinner. Staff were friendly and helpful.grounds were enjoyable to walk around. Spa was small but had a good range of facilities, but no pool. The room was stunning with everything thought about and lots of...More

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    Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset Hotel

    Dear charlottebritten2, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us here at the Mount Somerset Hotel & Spa. We are happy to read that you ejoyed the hotel itself and the grounds however sorry to read that the our food...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We went for afternoon tea. The sandwiches were dry. The cakes average. The scones were delicious. The afternoon would have been a slight disappointment for the price but the sun came out and the gardens were delightful. This saved the day. Also, a word of...More

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    Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset Hotel

    Dear Britant1979, Thank you for your review of your afternoon tea experience with us, we are glad to read that you enjoyed the hotels beautiful grounds and setting. Sorry to read that you did not find the afternoon tea to your liking, your comments have...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Having been to this hotel numerous times in the past for both dinner and cream teas we decided to come and have full afternoon tea for a special birthday treat. Our decision to come was largely based on the positive way the hotel had catered...More

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    Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset Hotel

    Dear Jonny B, Thank you for taking the time to write your review and also for your letter to us directly with the review. A letter is on its way back to you in the post from us so you should recieve this soon. Apologies...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We stayed here twice in December, the first time for a Christmas meal so we got the chance to use the spa and eat in the restaurant. The spa was lovely and we each had a wonderful treatment. The main part with the jacuzzi etc...More

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    Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset Hotel

    Dear Tracy S, Great to hear that you decided to stay with us twice in December, thank you for reviewing your experience. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed the hotel and got a chance to relax in the Spa. The staff will be...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    Myself and my partner stayed here for his birthday at the beginning of August. We were both very much looking forward to a night away with no children and no dogs! The grounds are beautiful, as is the hotel. Most of the staff (particularly in...More

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    Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset Hotel

    Dear Nikki J, Thank you for reviewing your stay from last August and thank you for writing to us directly last year also, as you have mentioned I am glad to read that you recieved our response to your email to us directly. We are...More

    The Castle at Taunton
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$146 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Taunton
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Taunton
    • #7 Business Hotel in Taunton
    • #8 Family Hotel in Taunton
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    Room & Suite (257)
    Dining (73)
    Hotel & Grounds (166)
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    Carsales100
    Why on earth would you make people believe this is a four star hotel ??? It's no different than faulty towers,only faulty towers had a bigger bar ..... Ruined our weekend with a dirty,out dated room with an old apple and fingered ... dried fruit and handled biscuits in JARS,shame really could make a lovely hotel and why do the staff NOT KNOW HOW TO SERVE AT A TABLE ... FIRST TIME IN THIRTY YEARS I HAVE NOT TIPPED THE WAITRESS .... UPSET AND FUMING .
    20 July 2015|
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    Response from Nakachimi | Reviewed this property |
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    Libbi C
    What times does the restaurant serve food?
    12 June 2015|
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    Kirsty W
    Hello, I was wondering if any of your double rooms have TV/DVD? Many thanks, Adam
    25 January 2015|
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    Response from MountManagement | Property representative |
    Hi Adam, all our rooms have TVs and we can arrange a DVD player in your room if you require it!
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms with the outside hot tubs are lovely and quiet, private and with great view over the gardens."
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    "Not sure it really matters - there are simple rooms right up to 4 posters."
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    "Even though we were above the reception it wasn't noisy."
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    "Well worth an upgrade to the Delux Garen Room."
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