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Reviewed 7 September 2013

A very warm welcome and friendly reception after a long day. Room and surroundings very clean, fresh and well maintained. As a business traveller, this accommodation probably out performs other hotels in the price range. Breakfast carefully prepared and tasty. Thank you Joan!!

2Thank Vardar
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We (mother and two adult daughters) stayed at Joan's place for three nights in June and really enjoyed our visit! St Mary's Hall exceeded our expectations. The place is extra clean, comfortable, beautiful and very well located. Joan herself was a marvelous host: welcoming, warm, friendly and helpful. Since we had two rooms downstairs we also had the shared living...

1Thank K P
Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 25 August 2013

All the basics are done brilliantly: clean, comfortable, quiet, convenient for Jane Austen enthusiasts who want to see Chawton, superb breakfasts with locally-sourced foods, and a lovely private patio that gets the afternoon sun. The Garden Suite is very private, spacious, and with an amazing bathroom and ingenious shower. Best of all, Joan Mossop is a wonderfully warm, helpful host....

1Thank Richard H
Cambridge, UK
Reviewed 18 August 2013 via mobile

This is a gem. I stayed here with my husband, three children under 6 years and my in-laws. The rooms were spotlessly clean to the point the bathtoom looked brand new and i walked in bare feet straight away. So much thought has gone into guest comfort and everything you could think of was there, including an excellent hair dryer,...

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 13 August 2013

We stayed at St Mary's from 5 August for 3 nights, first in the Garden Suite and then were lucky enough to be to stay an additional night here and Joan very kindly accommodated us in the Tower Room as the Garden Suite was booked that night. Both accommodations were excellent! Breakfast was lovely too. Joan & Jack are great...

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2013

My wife and I spent a fleeting visit here but we were not disappointed. I would strongly recommend this B&B to friends. It's top end, very comfortable, clean and current. The hosts take a huge pride in their home and it shows. They are warm and welcoming. Breakfast was first class - smoked salmon and scrambled eggs, served at a...

1Thank Craig S
New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 July 2013

We were lucky enough to stay at St. Mary's Hall during our recent Jane Austen tour of England, and we can't say enough nice things about the room, location, and owner. We stayed in the Knight room, which offered two comfortable twin beds, tasteful decor and a great bathroom just across the hall. There was also a lovely sitting room,...

1Thank Kathryn A
Claremont, California
Reviewed 29 July 2013

The place is amazing! The oldy-worldy atmosphere is preserved (used to be a church), but the rooms and baths are completely up to modern smarts and then some. Bathrooms are not just en suite, but separate rooms and outfitted beautifully. Breakfast offerings are myriad, gargantuan and uniformly delicious. Breakfast is served in a lovely dining room in the old part...

Thank Godfrey F
Reviewed 24 July 2013

We come here each year. Wouldn't stay anywhere else in Alton. We are treated like family. Friendliness, cleanliness and happiness! Lovely hosts and lovely breakfasts. Clean and stylish rooms. Thanks Joan and Jack. See you next year!

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Joan was a complete doll. We considered this night a "splurge" in our budget. We were so wrong. It was worth every penny and then some! She was so kind and helpful. And breakfast was delicious! It was the first (and last) good breakfast we had while in England. Next time I am traveling in that part of the country...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gold Winner at the 2011-14 Beautiful South Awards. As recommended in The Times, a beautifully converted church in a quiet town location with Jane Austen's House, restaurants, pubs and transport all within easy walking distance. All rooms refurbished to a very high standard. Plus a spacious guest lounge with satellite TV/DVD player, free WiFi and fridge. Four Star accredited, plus Visit England's Silver Award. We have welcomed visitors from across the UK and from 30+ countries around the world, who visit the local attractions or stay whilst on business. ... more   less 

Additional Information about St Mary's Hall Bed and Breakfast

Address: 18 Albert Road | Butts Road, Alton GU34 1LP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Alton
Price Range: $90 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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St Mary`s Hall b&b
St Mary`s Hall Hotel Alton
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“All rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles harburybill, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Tower Room looked really appealing, but we are tall! So, Joan recommended the Knight Room.”
 of 5 bubbles Carolfoasia, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Tower Room and Garden Rooms are extra special for couples”
 of 5 bubbles lisaglynne, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Tower Room is private and quiet. Slept so well here.”
 of 5 bubbles janeefaulkner, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles eileen1561, 10 May 2016 | Read review
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