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BEST WESTERN The Compass Inn

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel was handy for all routes north and south, though in a quiet location. The room was large, clean and comfortable. The staff were welcoming and friendly. The food was amazing and obviously fresh produce cooked to order; it was not overpriced either, especially for the quality. I wouldn't bother looking for something nearer to Bristol if you can...

Thank Elaine G
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed with my wife recently and enjoyed ourselves immensely. It's not the Ritz, granted but for the money, represents excellent value. The room was spotless! Decor a little dated but who cares? I had my eyes closed most of the time as I was asleep. Bed was comfy. Room was quite warm so I;d suggest checking the radiators before...

Thank Laurence E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast and dinner have been exceptional. Great, happy service too with a nice warmth. Great location to the M4 near Chippenham. Rooms are fine and guess reflective of the price. The pub section seemed to be popular too.

Thank Laurence L
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for 6:30. We received a friendly welcome. Drinks took a while to arrive as was the order for food. Food was pleasant, a number of things on the menu unavailable. Desserts ok, not great. It's been a dozen years since I've been here and in my opinion the place has gone downhill which is a great shame.

Thank steadyslack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for a family meal . The staff were lovely and very polite . The food was great and plenty of it especially the cheese board. We had a problem with two meals not coming out but we were given free desserts and coffee . The staff were very apologetic .

Thank Demelza1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So much better than our last visit a year ago. All seems to be down to a new head chef and all 3 of us were impressed You won't be hungry afterwards and the beef I had was just right being a little bit pink. The belly pork chosen by my wife and daughter was also well cooked and very...

Thank Dragonsfan
Stalbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Good parking for cars and small type vans it was dark when i arrived and the lighting in car park is to to good this may put solo ladies off, no room for hgvs - vans with trailers may also find it hard if car park is busy . Beds good water hot internet good. Food good - had it...

Thank Andrew M
Ilminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stayed at The Compass Inn for a couple of days in order to visit the surrounding attractions. We booked a Bed, Breakfast & Dinner package and arrived to find we had been upgraded to a very pleasant suite. We enjoyed the varied food menu both for breakfast and evening meals. The turnover of staff is low and it shows...

1Thank Marcyn21
Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Was on business in Gloucester but stayed here so I could catch the Bath Rugby Game (bath won 😊). Great location for the M4 and only just 10 miles from town. I'm a best Western diamond card holder so stay in the chain all the time. I'm afraid the hotel falls below my expectations in terms of decor. The rooms...

Thank Darren L

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN The Compass Inn

Address: Tormarton GL9 1JB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Tormarton
Price Range: $128 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN The Compass Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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“Ask for 'quiet room' ( ie. no noise from the windows & a fan if it's hot weather)”
 of 5 bubbles BrianD287, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We did not stay in the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 973antonyp, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I should think all the rooms are good quality, family rooms are available.”
 of 5 bubbles 299misterf, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to offer similar facilities and are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles matkincc, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Free Parking”
 of 5 bubbles BuffShuff, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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