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The Plaine Guesthouse

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Bell Hill, Norton St Philip, Bath BA2 7LT, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had the family room with three people in it (a bit of a tight squeeze, but unpleasantly so). Wonderful stay in a lovely location (the George Inn across the street is a wonderful building with great food), peaceful and comfortable. Giles and Steph were very kind, and Steph was keen to help us with places to visit in the surrounding... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From arrival The Plaine guesthouse is a warm and friendly place. The house really is lovely and the location could have been used in a Jayne Austin story. Stephanie the owner is a lovely lady and really cannot do enough for you. The bed was comfy and contrary to reviews below, the room was spotlessly clean. There is a lovely... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a night here a few weeks ago and I am not the sort of person to normally find bad in anything, but I really must warn others off this place. The other reviewers seem to be blinded by friendliness and quaintness. Yes, Stephanie and Giles are simple pleasant people but their B and B is,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at The Plaine Guesthouse over the mother's day weekend with our 4 month old daughter and had a very relaxing break. The room was very clean, tidy and modern with a bed we just sunk into. Breakfast was great, quality of produce amount of offer certainly kept us going through to early afternoon. Also, must mention here that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Myself and two friends stayed here over Valentines weekend and had the most incredibly relaxing and enjoyable stay. It was our first time in Bath and we were very fortunate to have stumbled upon such a delightful B&B. The house itself is charming and full of charcter but what really made our stay such an enjoyable one was our hosts.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

My friends and I enjoyed a fabulous overnight stay in this stunning cottage B & B. The room was gorgeous and just so comfortable, the breakfast was plentiful and delicious and the warm and friendly owners made us feel so welcome and at home. Norton St. Philip is a stunning little village with fantastic views and pubs and just a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This is a beautifully presented guesthouse bursting with personality and life. The room and bathroom were very comfortable with generous sized breakfasts in the morning. Stephanie and Giles were a joy to meet and made us feel very welcome and relaxed with lots of laughter too! This place is good for the soul, you will come away feeling happier.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This is a perfect location to see Bath and the surrounding area. We arrived to a wonderful warm welcome, our room was lovely and most importantly was spotless, the room was situated at the front of the house the road was fairly busy but we had no issue with noise. You needed to give your breakfast request in the night... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for valentines evening and it was very enjoyable! We were greeted by stephanie who is a fab host and is definitely in the right business! Our room was spacious and there was a king size bed which I found to be very comfortable! It was a very stormy night and it was a grade 2 listed building... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

A wonderful family Guesthouse. We had a relaxing weekend break. Breakfast was beautifully cooked. Thank you for a relaxing and peaceful week end. Our room was spacious and clean. The bed was very comfortable and we had a very good nights sleep.

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Also Known As:
The Plaine Guesthouse Bath/Norton St Philip
Address: Bell Hill, Norton St Philip, Bath BA2 7LT, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath > Norton St Philip
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Norton St Philip
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Plaine Guesthouse 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Minutes away from Bath City Centre, this 16th Century Guesthouse offers traditional charm, privacy and comfort. The beautiful Norton St Philip Village is quintessentially English and boasts England's Oldest Inn 'The George'. The Plaine is centrally located for Wells, Glastonbury, Stonehenge and Bath. The Plaine offers affordable luxury with rooms having Four Poster en-suite bedrooms. There is a regular Bus Service into Bath with Golfing, horse riding, walking, scenic and historic trails close by. ... more   less 
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