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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

One of the best meals we have ever had and we live in London with all its fine dining restaurants! Every course was unreal. Waitress was very friendly too. (Who just got a new puppy) Nice they allowed us to bring our dog in. Starter - black pudding and duck egg - perfect starter! Main - duck with potato fondant...

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Andover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have eaten all over the place, The Glasshouse The Dorchester, Waterside and The Manoir, but never eaten three perfect courses. My wife and I stayed in room 11, it was totally faultless. ROOM FOOD and STAFF, they shone. We were a group of 3, myself my mother and my wife, we all had fantastic food, the chef is amasing...

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TheKingsArmsInn, Owner at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou for leaving such a lovely review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and compared us to some of the nicest restaurants that you can eat in, I have been to these places myself all except for the Manoir it is on my to do list, but it does help you with ideas on what guest expect...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having been invited to a surprise 50th birthday for my cousin who lives in the next village to Montacute, we decided to book in to the Kings Arms for a 2 night stay. We have been visiting Montacute every year for the last 10 years and have always called in to the Kings Arms for a pint or two with...

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TheKingsArmsInn, Owner at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

Hello, Thankyou for taking time to leave a review and for your kind comments, we have been here four years now and hopefully improving all the time we look forward to your next visit with us.

Taunton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I enjoyed a delicious Sunday Roast at the King's Arms Montacute. Staff were very friendly and the food was absolutely delicious, fresh home made locally sourced produce,,,delicious 😋 Would definitely recommend and will defo return.

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TheKingsArmsInn, Owner at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou for your comments we hope you will return again soon, also thankyou for saying you will recommend us.

Concord, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding 3 nights in this lovely Inn. Every one of the staff were excellent. Nothing was too much trouble and so cheerful and fun. The bar staff, servers, chefs and ladies caring for our room were the best. We especially enjoyed interacting with the locals at the pub. Montacute House is within walking distance and a lovely church, St. Catherine's,...

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TheKingsArmsInn, Owner at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and got on so well with our staff, we are lucky to have such a good team and chef's to provide the meals you mentioned you enjoyed so much, we all look forward to welcoming you back in the future .

Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just an overnight on a family related journey from Kent to Lizkarde in Cornwall. We'd booked at fairly short notice & thought we'd arrive in the middle of the evening after a longish journey from Kent via Hove! There's no straight route from Hove linking the A303 so the cross country route was slow, but rather pleasant until we linked...

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TheKingsArmsInn, Owner at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking time to leave a review after your visit to us , we are pleased you enjoyed your meals and found the staff helpful and friendly ,we look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Honiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe we came at the wrong time as our food and service wasn't as good as you could provide ... but it wasn't that busy so I'm not sure why things weren't great. So some advice for the staff and owners. If you want my business again then get the basics right. Don't make us wait a long time for...

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TheKingsArmsInn, Owner at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

Hello, thankyou for taking time to leave a review after your visit to us, I would like to say I do not respond with defensive comments only fair comment to what is quite often a very one sided review, and could quite easily be dealt with at the time rather than leaving unsatisfied as you so obviously did, we take...

Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 20, attending my brothers 50th birthday party, and we wanted to be in one location. I made the booking before Christmas, and everyone I spoke with at The Kings Arms were very friendly and helpful. We pre-booked dinner for the Friday night, and one of our party, being a vegetarian, spoke directly with the chef,...

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TheKingsArmsInn, Owner at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou for leaving such a nice review after your stay with us, we are pleased we helped you enjoy your weekend, hopefully you will return again and take time to explore more of the surrounding area.

Crewkerne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For my 50th birthday weekend, I had left the organisation of accommodation to my sister, and the King's Arms in Montacute was her choice. Well, I am really happy with her exceptional choice. I know the South Somerset area very well - I had lived there for nearly 20 years, and I knew what a nice little village Montacute is....

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TheKingsArmsInn, Owner at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou for commenting on your stay with us, we are so pleased we helped you enjoy your weekend, it is allways nice for the chef's and staff when they get a special mention as they all work hard to keep our guest happy, We hope you will return again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently returned from a two night stay here. We know Montacute well have lived in this part of Somerset for 10 years before returning to our home county of Essex. For my husbands 50th birthday this inn was ideal for gathering many family and friends together as it had enough rooms and was situated in the heart of Montacute...

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TheKingsArmsInn, Manager at The Kings Arms Inn, responded to this review

Thankyou for your lovely comments we all appreciate it when someone takes time to comment on there stay with us, we hope you will come and visit us again and explore more of the area in the future

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Kings Arms, Montacute. Nestling in the shadows of the village church and literally just a stone’s throw away from the National Trust’s Montacute House, the 17th century Kings Arms Inn has an idyllic setting with a bar, lots of comfy sofas, a restaurant and 15 letting rooms. Now under new ownership from February 2013, we are ready to put our stamp on this beautiful building. We look forward to welcoming customers old and new. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Kings Arms Inn

Address: 49 Bishopston | near Yeovil, Montacute TA15 6UU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Montacute
Price Range: RM392 - RM508 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Kings Arms Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“11 was very specail”
 of 5 bubbles SteveB288, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There are three descrete room areas. Take your pick! Ours at the back was very quiet, but the village setting is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles StephenK428, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are exceptional”
 of 5 bubbles 345kathyg, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room with free standing bath looked very good”
 of 5 bubbles 174carlod, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
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