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The Mount Somerset Hotel

Lower Henlade, Taunton TA3 5NB England
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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 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.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Park View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Exeter Airport40 km
Bristol Airport48 km
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my wife away for a birthday treat. Highly recommend the garden hot tub room. The food was amazing. The spa is also relaxing. Atmosphere was sophisticated but relaxed. We preferred it to Bovey Castle.

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived 3pm at a beautiful looking country style manor house after a short drive up a leafy lane.Filled with excitement and anticipation for the full afternoon tea we had booked for 3.15pm. We thought we could have a nice cup of tea in a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with family for afternoon tea which was paid by a voucher received as a present last Christmas. The staff were great even though there was a wedding fair on, the tea was lovely with sandwiches, scones, cakes and lemon possett. Large variety of tea...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank LocalVillager2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this hotel for a relaxing weekend away to visit friends, and chose it based on its good reviews. Sadly the hotel did not live up to expectations. Whilst the main building itself seems in reasonably good shape, upon closer inspection it shows all...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 468julietc
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Booked a romantic surprise break for my partner and chose this hotel over all others due to the photos of the suites, and especially the bathrooms and views. I can assure everyone that the photos do not do the real thing justice. Firstly, the communication...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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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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"Suites offer the best views of the grounds, have fantastic space and amenities and are well worth the money!"
j0hnashleyl
5 Nov 2018
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"Rooms at the front have outstanding views."
theresas674
21 Oct 2018
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"All rooms are quiet as this is located outside of town on a peaceful acreage."
bobo0807
2 Oct 2018
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"I did not actually stay at the hotel so cannot comment"
cookie546
16 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$113 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
mount somerset hotelmount somerset taunton
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandTaunton
NUMBER OF ROOMS
19
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