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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After reading the tripadvisor reviews we were apprehensive about our visit to the Wessex for a line dance weekend but we were very pleased with the hotel, the amenities and the staff. Our room was spacious and clean and pleasantly warm. The staff were friendly, entered into the spirit of the weekend and efficient. The food was good with breakfast... More 

Thank Mike W
Paignton, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just had an overnight stay on Sunday. A perfect choice after a good days retail therapy. Do not listen to the moaners. This hotel was excellent value for money. It was clean. It was warm. Most of the furniture, bed and tv were new. The staff were helpful, pleasant and informative. The atmosphere was very welcoming in the reception and... More 

Thank Terry G
Swansea County, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at hotel, seemed calm on arrival, the apprentice on reception couldn't find the booking, tried ringing the manager-no reply- the apprentice put us in a room with jacuzzi bath and a four poster bed - which we had only paid for a double room, on arrival to the room, it was clean, with tea and coffee facilities, had evening... More 

Thank Diane T
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited the Wessex, but never again. Room very cold with a terrible draft through windows. No heating to bathroom or toilet, the bed had a huge ridge right down the centre.Breakfast served nearly cold with at times broken fried eggs. No wine glasses in the bar, I was once asked to go to the dining room and take... More 

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Seaford, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a jazz weekend at the Wessex. Had, what I believe to be a refurbished room, which was sadly a letdown. The room was only single glazed and the venetian blind was broken. There was evidence of water ingress in the ceiling which could easily have been painted over in a short while. The tiling in the toilet was letdown... More 

Thank nasp12345
1 review
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Stayed for 5 days with Eastons tours,nothing was too much trouble for all the staff. Room 123 was well decorated and clean.I have been to many Hotels in the past,the evening meals rated in the top five. How anyone can slate the Hotel is beyond me.

Thank Edward C
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I have recently stayed at the Wessex for 5 days with a GB Tours trip and found the hotel to be excellent... the staff were extremely welcoming and friendly and couldnt do enough to make your stay enjoyable. The food was lovely, always a good choice on the menu and always served piping hot and quickly. Entertainment in the evening... More 

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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

On arrival it looked very dated and shabby from the outside and didn't really improve once inside. The room was very cold and felt damp and there was no heating. The four poster bed had definitely seen some action, as it creaked on the slightest movement. No mattress protector, a basic of a good hotel. Bed linen and towels in... More 

Thank teleescott
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Visited this hotel recently for a weekend. Paid a supplement for single occupancy and was given a single room with double bed in it. (More like a cupboard)There was no room to walk around the bed at all. Very dark as very small high up window. To close window had to climb on worktop type surface . The light switch... More 

1 Thank Rhona H
Marina di Castagneto Carducci, Italy
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99 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stayed here two nights with the family as in this area there are not many choices and we had to stay in Street . Must commend the Staff ad while the hotel needs renovation they make it up with great smiles and always ready to assist. The hotel is comfortable and clean but itss just not my type of lodging

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wessexgm, Manager at Wessex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate you taking the time to write a review for us. I'm glad you found our hotel comfortable for your stay. The staff always en devour to cater for every need a guest might have and its nice to see you saw it in them as well. We are going through a refurbishment process currently, so i... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Wessex Hotel

Address: 5-15 High Street, Street BA16 0EF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Street
Price Range: €62 - €140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wessex Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Wessex Hotel Glastonbury
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“I can only comment on our room which was 201 and we were very pleased with it.”
 of 5 bubbles 299MikeW, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Top floor end of corridor for quit rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles terryg873, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request one on the opposite side to the main road”
 of 5 bubbles nasp12345, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I would guess rooms at the back would be a lot more quiet.”
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“We were at the back and overlooked some pretty houses”
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