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Malt Shovel Inn

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Since my last stay a number of weeks ago during a work trip, I am pleased to say that the new young management are very pleasant and working hard to bring new life into this country Inn. They are very attentive and communicative so I don't think it will be long before improvements are made which will justify a higher...

Thank Philti63
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Clean and spacious rooms. Good wi-fi. Overhead light in room was flickering and when we reported to staff, he replied he was aware of it, and had tried to replace, but bulb was out of stock. It was hard to see what I was doing after dusk and even during daylight hours. Food was good and we decided to have...

Thank Jayne_and_Doug
Chepstow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We were.on our way to Minehead found this cosy pub on the way. Had the carvery very good great service The staff were very friendly and helpful. The food was excellent good choice of meats and vegetables.

Thank therisingsun1970
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

The Malt Shovel is a cosy old pub with lots of character situated a short drive from Steart Marshes and other nature reserves in the area. We stayed for 3 nights in the b&b accommodation which is a purpose built row of basic rooms adjacent to the main building. The staff were friendly and proactive -they even suggested we move...

Thank Ange C
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2015

This is a good local pub just outside Bridgwater. The room I had was pleasant enough and fine for a night as I was in the area on Business. Everything in the room was functional. Room had shower and bath, tea and coffee etc. There could have been a bit more attention to detail with regard to cleaning, as there...

Thank marct0603
Reviewed 30 September 2015

we have used the Malt Shovel on numerous occasions and they always look after our needs. Great choice of food, including a proper pie, not just stew with a lid on! The rooms are very comfortable and clean with a good amount of space.

1Thank bobbyspangles
Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I stayed at the Malt Shovel Inn for one night while visiting Somerset, and really enjoyed my time there. The staff were so friendly and helpful, the food was absolutely delicious and the rooms were cosy and certainly warm enough - it's the first time I've found a heater that actually works! As much as I'd love to give this...

Thank JGofton
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Great Sunday lunch big portions and fresh food. Nice n steady for lunch not to busy but not to quiet. Wife had the nut roast which was also very good. Was looking forward to.my dessert but after waiting 15 minutes gave in and went to pay. Good job n all as allegedly the kitchen were told not to make it....

Thank Kevin T
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Lovely welcoming staff. The rooms are all in a row adjacent to the pub and the garden is just outside and the car park is beyond the grass so parking is really handy for the rooms. Even when the pub was really busy there were still spaces available. The rooms are basic but perfectly adequate. We had a twin room...

Thank halycondays
Telford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Visited this pub after seeing reviews on TripAdvisor. Although tucked away, it is worth a visit. The menu was quite extensive for a country pub. I had the goats cheese burger with sweet potato fries which was very tasty. My husband had the steak pie which he said was very good, with very tasty gravy although he couldn't finish his...

Thank Amanda B

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Malt Shovel Inn

Address: Malt Shovel Inn Blackmore Lane, Cannington, Bridgwater TA5 2NE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bridgwater > Cannington
Price Range: RM350 - RM492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Malt Shovel Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“All rooms are at ground floor level and are all very similar. One room has wheelchair access (three small steps leading up to other rooms).”
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