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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible29%
  • 30 Nov 2017
    “Good value basic accomodation but spolit by noisy pub refridgeration unit”
  • 4 weeks ago
    “Oh dear... Awful. Rm 04”
Highdown Way Saint Andrews Ridge, Swindon SN25 4YD England See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a dreadful room. I was 'last in' and got room 4. I guess it's cheap & cheerful.... OK, just cheap. The staff were OK, but NOT the room, or the stench from the smoking area (as all the doors were propped open), so the...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub with a great atmosphere Land lady made us all feel welcome and staff were very helpful and polite Rooms were very comfortable and clean This is our second visit here Will return again in the future

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Very nice food friendly staff pleasure to be there the new pizza selection was fantastic cooked in there new stone baked oven so was very traditional Will be visiting again very soon thanks for a fantastic afternoon

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Had curry. I then had to complain there were no sides as advertised. A flurry of activity and out came a soggy, pretty insipid and hastily microwaved naan. Curry was cooling off by that time. Also the rice was over cooked and glutinous. My wife...More

Thank Steve M
Response from Jovial M, Owner at Jovial MonkResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for your feedback, we have now reviewed the kitchen menu, and have looked at the staff working in the kitchen, We have got all the kitchen staff together, spent the day together going over the menu, how each team presents the food 🥘,...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is a typical pub with rooms which are clean and well decorated. I stayed in a single room with what appeared to be a camp bed/guest bed although it was fairly comfortable. The only downside was constant noise all night from a fan/motor/compressor, presumably...More

1  Thank 938DavidF
Response from Jovial M, Owner at Jovial MonkResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for your feedback, we have now replaced all the Furniture in the room and also replace single bed with a bigger, wider and a slightly longer bed . we replaced all the furniture in all the rooms x

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About
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Restaurant
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$63 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Jovial Monk Swindon, Wiltshire
Location
United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$63 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Jovial Monk Swindon, Wiltshire
Location
United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
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Room & Suite (3)
Dining (1)
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"Bring ear plugs or sleeping tablets"
938DavidF
30 Nov 2017
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"In the middle in a very In a busy built up area with lots of building work still going on."
Sia1959
6 Jul 2016
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"As stated we did not stay but ate and drank here and all was good for us."
kennethmG9597LJ
9 Jan 2015
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"We were in room no.1 and had no trouble with noise from the pub despite it being a Saturday night. Some of..."
Twiggysmum
23 Aug 2014
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