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Square & Compass Inn

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“the barn”(20 reviews)
“the pub”(66 reviews)
“wet room”(14 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
4 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
Windmill Hill | Ashill, Ilminster, England
38.9 km to Exeter Airport
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All reviewsthe barnthe pubwet roomwalk in showerstable blockrooms are largebreakfast was includedowners and staffhuge bedgreat place to staywedding venuenew ownershipexcellent musicseparate shower and bathwindmill hillquiet rural locationsouth coast
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We and our dog Murphy have just returned from a wonderful five day break here. We have stayed here over the past eight years and always enjoyed this pub and keep coming back. When we returned we knew it was under new ownership. We met...More

2  Thank Sally F
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 1 week ago

Dear Greg and Sally Thank you so much for your very kind and appreciative review. I have printed it and posted it the pub for all the staff to see. They are all very grateful that you took the time to mention them personally and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed there for weekend attending a wedding. Rooms are huge, super king size bed extremely comfortable, wet room and a bath, fantastic. Breakfast was ok but the two servers had to run about a lot for the families. Had wedding service and evening entertainment in...More

Thank Ian M
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ian Thank you for taking the time to write us such a kind and wonderful review. My wife will be very pleased to read this as I know she did a wonderful job while I was away working. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here overnight to break up a long journey down to Cornwall. We had booked three rooms and also had our two spaniels with us. The accommodation was spotless and everyone at the pub was very friendly and accommodating. We ate in the pub...More

Thank NickiSolihull
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Nicki Thank you for your wonderful comments and compliments. I am sorry you felt a little chilly. Being from Barbados I totally understand and often I am wrapped up like a mummy while others are in summer clothing.:). Anyway the next time you are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stay, beautiful views over the country side. The Rooms in the Stables (new) are very nice. The hosts and staff could not have been more pleasant and more helpful. Would stay there again.

Thank ThorM5
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi ThorM5. Thank you for your kind review and we hope to see you again soon. I shall pass on your compliments to the staff. Buddy

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being a local to this pub for many, many years, we visited recently on 2 occasions for the first time under the new management. The first time was a bank holiday Monday and we ate lunch in the beer garden. It was nice to see...More

Thank Nicole D
Response from UkBuddy, Owner at Square & Compass InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nicole, thank you for your kind compliments of our food and beautifully renovated interior. As you know Rome wasn't built in a day, ( I wonder who said that?) anyway since we bought this business 5 months ago we have vastly improved the building...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$99 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Ilminster
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$99 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Ilminster
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$99 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Ilminster
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"Don't bother - go elsewhere"
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"All eight rooms are modern doubles, on the ground floor and overlook the small yard opposite the pub."
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"all seem to be ok but have not stayed"
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"Room fine but don't recommend the breakfast"
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