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The Mount Somerset Hotel

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Overview
Lower Henlade, Taunton TA3 5NB England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

As an impromptu spa night away, this was a real delight. The double deluxe room was lovely, great furnishings and a fabulous wet room/bathroom with a roll top bath and separate shower. The spa isn't extensive, but it is fine; excellent steam room. There is...More

Thank FCCB
Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset HotelResponded yesterday

Dear FCCB, Thank you very much for your review we are happy to read that you found your stay with us to your liking and that the dining experience was memorable. Tom and Josh will certainly be happy that they made you feel so well...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We have recently stayed 6 nights at the Mount Somerset Hotel. Overall enjoyed our stay Positives - lovely location, nice and quiet. Bedroom was huge with ample storage, bathroom also huge with nice wet room area and roll top bath, bed really comfortable, pillows were...More

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Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Q6944ICjs, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us, is was great to look after you for a longer stay than most and we are delighted that we made your stay with us enjoyable. Doriana will be please...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely welcoming staff. The massage and treatment was top class. However the spa and hydrotherapy room reuqire some urgent attention ... peeling paintwork and mouldy walls were very unattractive. The spa garden was ruined by a constant clanging noise. The quality of the food was...More

Thank Beverley T
Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Beverley T, Many thanks for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed the staff, treatment and food side of your visit but sorry to read that you felt the facilities let the day down. We are currently reviewing the repair for the polished...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a voucher for an evening meal at the Mount Somerset so decided to use it as a birthday treat. What a terrible disappointment. First of all let me say this is a beautiful listed building in a lovely setting. While we were waiting...More

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Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear cookie546, Many thanks for taking the time to review your meal with us and sending the feedback directly also, as I mentioned in my direct response to your feedback I am sorry that you did not find the food offering we have at the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mount is set in the beautiful Somerset countryside, it is an impressive building in delightful grounds!!! The staff are extremely well trained & nothing was too much trouble! The afternoon tea was lovely & they catered very well for our special diets!!! We will...More

Thank Jennifer C
Response from MountManagement, Manager at The Mount Somerset HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jennifer C, Many thanks for your review we are delighted to read that you enjoyed your afternoon tea with us and that we catered for well for the dietary requirements you had. We will look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards

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Description
The Mount Somerset Hotel and Spa in Taunton, Somerset is a stunning Regency country house hotel, set in four acres of beautiful grounds. This grand dame of a building sits high upon her mount, cradled in between ...More the Quantock and Blackdown Hills, affording guests some of the best views in Somerset. With its high ceilings, sweeping spiral staircase, opulent decor and a feeling of gentle elegance and luxury, The Mount Somerset has all the characteristics of a quintessential English Regency mansion. Well established as one of the finest luxury hotels and restaurants in the region, The Mount Somerset has won a host of awards including three AA Rosettes for outstanding cuisine and four red AA stars for comfort and hospitality, making it the perfect venue for a dinner, a weekend away or a wedding in Somerset. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$119 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mount Somerset Hotel
,
Mount Somerset Taunton
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Taunton
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$119 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mount Somerset Hotel
,
Mount Somerset Taunton
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Taunton
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Traveller (223)
Room & Suite (290)
Dining (79)
Amenities (13)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Response from Nakachimi | Reviewed this property |
Did you not like it then?
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25 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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