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    The Mount Somerset Hotel

    Lower Henlade, Taunton TA3 5NB, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good27%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “afternoon tea” (79 reviews)
    “hot tub” (72 reviews)
    “foot spa” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
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    Pets Allowed
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 707 reviews

    Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

    Me and my partner have just returned from a 1 nights stay. Had a fantastic time, food and drink delicious, lovely rooms and the staff friendly and chatty. 1 night was not long enough, We will be back!

    Thank Bella_dc93
    Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

    A lovely gentile afternoon tea in delightful surroundings. Would recommend to anyone looking for a lovely afternoon with good food in a relaxed atmosphere.Very good location near to M5 motorway and easy to find.

    Thank Keith W
    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    I was given a voucher by one of my clients for Afternoon Tea for Two - The tea was served in a lounge area of the hotel, there were lots of nice things to eat - welsh rarebit, scones with jam and cream, eclairs, fruit...More

    Thank SallyB69
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    What fantastic birthday present from my daughter and family.the selection of sandwiches cake and deserts was very good and the service from staff was second to none. I would definitely go again and perhaps try the Sunday lunch. I will be telling everyone how good...More

    Thank alisonspiller
    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    My wife and I chose this venue for our Ruby Wedding Anniversary bash. We decided to get 50 of our friends and family and 7 children and have an afternoon Champagne Tea. All I can say is that it was fantastic!! The service was supreme;...More

    Thank Julian M
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$142 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Taunton
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Taunton
    • #7 Business Hotel in Taunton
    • #8 Family Hotel in Taunton
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Somerset >
    • Taunton
    • Also Known As
    • Mount Somerset Hotel ,
    • Mount Somerset Taunton ,
    • The Mount Somerset Hotel Taunton
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    Carsales100
    19 July 2015|
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    Response from Nakachimi | Reviewed this property |
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    24 January 2015|
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    Response from MountManagement | Property representative |
    Hi Adam, all our rooms have TVs and we can arrange a DVD player in your room if you require it!
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    Room Tips
    "Well away from the hallway"
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    "Hot tub recommended. Although some of the other rooms did look larger. I do t think you would be disappointed..."
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    "Rooms at the back have a hot tub outside"
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    "Take a moment to look at the view down the hall from the reception desk to the countryside beyond."
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