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The Ilchester Arms Hotel

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“ilchester arms”(61 reviews)
“the pub”(29 reviews)
“new owners”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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28 Jan29 Jan
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our walking destinations, this was the first visit since a change of ownership in July. The atmosphere is slightly different, less vibrant, and not quite as welcoming as before although the young barman was doing his best. There wasn't a single draught beer...More

Thank Pritchmus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for a meal, slow service though. Then items on the menu were not available, chips were under cooked. However, the sandwich and soup appeared to be good value. The waitress was very helpful. This is a dog friendly pub, with lots of dogs...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The disappointment began immediately; this was the first pub I’d been too with no beer left to sell! Aside from this, they got the order wrong once and on the second time forgot to put the pickle in the cheese and pickle sandwich... we then...More

Thank Lloyd H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had a deal to stay two nights with a meal in December- great value the room we booked wasn't ready so upgraded to the Illchester room which is very spacious with lovely outlook towards St Catherines chapel. Bit chilly but given an extra heater food...More

Thank zorrothecat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and partner booked the ilchester off one of there offers,what can say food was amazing as always hat's off to the chef,rooms are ok bit dated but it adds to the character of the pub ,warm, inviting, comfy what more could you ask for,we...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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US$74 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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US$74 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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annmariel_777
13 May 2017|
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Response from Nannadorset | Property representative |
Hi, Foxglove is a lovely super king or twin room. In the stables, it holds a view of the garden patio. It has all the amenities you would expect including a tv. Hope that helps and we will see you soon
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annmariel_777
13 May 2017|
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Response from Teresa T | Reviewed this property |
Hi We actually stayed in bluebell room which is next door to foxglove and we got chatting to the people in there so hopefully I can answer your questions. It doesn't have much of a view but it does have a TV. It is... More
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Toni MB K
25 January 2016|
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Response from Anne M | Reviewed this property |
Hi We didn't hear any noise from downstairs at all while we were in our room. Our room was at the back and directly overlooked the conservatory restaurant, but we still didn't hear anything. Hope you have a lovely... More
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"Go for a winter break"
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"If you must stay - ask for main building"
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"Great view from South Facing room. Ground floor rooms dog friendly."
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"Sorry cannot as didn't stay, was only eating here"
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