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Farthings Country House Hotel and Restaurant

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Delightful Country House Hotel. The building dates from 1762 and carries many of it's original fetures. Delightful, individually decorated rooms, lovely restaurant offering the best of locally sourced & seasonal produce, log fires by winter and lovely gardens by summer.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Paid Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Quaint
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Exeter Airport40 km
Bristol Airport49 km
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first visit to this hotel. We were not disappointed. The room was outstanding with very comfortable bed and walk in shower and bath. Food was first class and reasonably priced. Staff were friendly and helpful. Weather was wet and cold so it...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Farthings was easy to find in a picturesque village near Taunton. On arrival, we were warmly greeted by John and Daniel. It was my first visit but Lucy had been many times before. Our room was massive, bigger than king-size bed, comfortable sofa and very...More

Thank linsf101
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the hotel - had a simply stunning room with spiral stairway to bathroom. Whilst a little disappointed that when I rang ahead to say I would be arriving later than anticipated through train delays and asked about evening meal was told I would be...More

Thank jennyhawkins2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enchanting hotel in the quiet village of Hatch Beauchamp. Comfortable rooms with space to relax, lovely dining room, French doors to the garden and a wonderful place to relax. The meals were of extremely high standard and although we only stayed one night as we...More

Thank Naomi F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Peaceful, relaxing setting, welcoming real fire on entry into hotel. Comfortable room, we found the bed especially comfortable. Fresh milk available with tea/coffee in rooms, much better than those little vacuum sealed pots! Good breakfast choice, especially the duck egg omelettes. Good location for Taunton,...More

Thank J A
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958itchyfeet
10 May 2018|
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Response from woody6264 | Reviewed this property |
No. Most of the house is spread over two floors, we had a huge lift room which was accessed by a narrow staircase. The main staircase to other rooms was a wide and fairly shallow riser. 😊😊😊
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margaret h
7 August 2017|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the comment above ...the pre-booked breakfast is the best option ... there is a fantastic range available and it is all fresh cooked ... I really enjoyed it
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sheila H
19 January 2017|
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Response from FarthingsHotel | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are vegetarian friendly. If there is something special your looking for then give us a call a day before you come and either talk to the chef or request something and he will be more than happy to prepare it for... More
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Room Tips
"All rooms are individual and unique"
237JamesS237
6 days ago
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"Room overlooking the garden"
jaS5705YH
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for the BAY room"
AlbertoRava
18 Sep 2018
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"Garden Room and those at the front of the hotel best"
seeking-utopia
16 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$69 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
farthings country hotelfarthings country taunton
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandTaunton
NUMBER OF ROOMS
24
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