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The House near Bath

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Woolverton, Bath BA2 7QS England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews rowena and mike old rectory games room the red lion pub english wines mini bar country retreat fresh fruit friendly hosts coach house perfect hosts attic room loved this hotel short drive other guests breakfast menu feel very welcome
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful hotel. Mike and Rowena are very friendly and make you feel welcome from the moment you arrive. We visited the area for Longleat and it is only 10 minutes away so perfect for what we needed. We were travelling with our 2 children aged...More

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Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words Matt and I did sense you enjoyed yourselves playing snooker and our board games. I'm sorry you had to pick up the pizzas and that I hadn't spoken to them before to save you that trip. Joe and Livia...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Where to begin!! From the beginning of our experience, this place was delightful. I mentioned in my booking that this was very last minute and we weren't too sure what to do. Rowena emailed me with lots of ideas and questions to help make our...More

Thank Jack C
Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 9 October 2018

My dear Jack and Eloise When we received the review I was in London working at my pub so Mike forwarded it to me. It brought tears to my eyes (I had a witness to that in one of my staff) and I don’t believe...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Wanted to stay out of the city, but close enough to access via public transport. The House is conveniently located on a bus line, quiet street, with plenty of parking. Hosts are engaged and committed to your comfort. Beds are comfy!! Breakfast lovely.More

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Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 29 September 2018

Ava and Leo, it was so lovely to see you both at my pub in London and I'm so happy that Leo really likes our English Old Salt Rum! Quite a few of our guests at The House, usually from London, have visited the Old...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Found this gem of a place by chance while dropping our son off at University. Made to feel welcome from the moment we arrived to the minute we left by Rowena and Mike. Great quirky room with big comfy bed and all usual amenities. Nice...More

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Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 24 September 2018

Hi Ian and Sandra I am so pleased you found us last minute even though it was sad about what happened. And thank you so much for booking directly with us as it saves us paying commission which is a big bonus for us! We...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018

We had a wonderful two days at The House near Bath. The hosts, Rowena and Mike were very welcoming and helpful and the house and the garden around it are very beautiful. We felt more like visiting friends and their beautiful home than staying in...More

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Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 18 August 2018

And thank you both for staying with us Guolei and Hulga as I could tell right from the start that you liked it here and that really puts me at ease. I loved the fact that like Josh and Hilary, the review before this, you...More

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Description
Owner operated quirky house for people looking for something out of the ordinary. Gorgeous garden with great views especially from the huge conservatory. Unusual Asian/African feel bedrooms with no wardrobes, More just pegs. A sense of fun is the theme and there is opportunity to meet and mingle with other guests. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Golf course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$137 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Woolverton House Hotel
Also Known As
Woolverton Hotel Somerset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath > Woolverton
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$137 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Woolverton House Hotel
Also Known As
Woolverton Hotel Somerset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath > Woolverton
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Dining (34)
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KingAlexander1979
12 September 2018|
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Response from landcruiserBJ | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus every 30 minutes from Bath Bus Station that takes you to within about 50 yards of the property. The bus journey takes about 25 minutes.
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Room Tips
"Room #8 had a nice view of the green field with the sheep and cows"
Bubulu
28 May 2018
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"Quietest rooms would be at the back of the building"
607kriss
13 May 2018
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"The coach house is perfect if you plan to come back from a late night party."
JennyC3837
23 Oct 2017
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"we stayed in the coach room just off of the main house had lovely view of the house"
362harrietp
23 Oct 2017
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