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Square & Compass Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Windmill Hill | Ashill, Ilminster TA19 9NX, England
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Ranked #8 of 11 Ilminster B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fab rooms, large bed, if I had to complain it would be lighting isn't good for doing make up but it's the same in all hotels. Breakfast was a massive let down, was really looking forward to it but the full English appeared to have had bacon, sausage and fried bread all deep fried, such a shame,

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed overnight at the Square & Compass Stables. Nice comfortable large room with en-suite walk in shower. Large comfortable bed and tucked away in the heart of the Somerset Countryside. Really nice pub which serves up a a handsome & tasty English Breakfast which really sets you up for the day. Friendly staff who operate on an informal basis which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned home from an overnight stay at the Square & Compass Stables. What a great place it is! Situated a little way out of Ilminster, it's a bit tricky to find but a sat nav will get you there. The rooms in the separate accommodation block are very spacious and comfortable and have all been decorated to a very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Inn's photos inspired me to book a room for our 30th wedding anniversary trip. The room was lovely and spacious, the bed was amazing, all 6 ft of it, it was just the best bed I've every slept on. There was also a good range of towels in the room for our use. There was also lots of toiletries... More

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Bristol
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here many times but this time was for a Christmas dinner, the food was fabulous, big portions and really tasty, the pudding was also lovely. The staff have always been so friendly and always made us very welcome. We would certainly eat there again .

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Dover, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for a night in the newly opened camping facility. The toilet and shower were very clean and the shower was great. We had tea in the pub and if was cooked by Chris and his wife, the fish and chips were excellent with a beautifully cooked 'huge' piece of fish. The pub is dog and child friendly. 3... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My family and I have just left this location and are heading back to Cambridge after a 2 day stay at this lovely B&B. There were 11 in our group; aged 58 - 10 and staff catered for all our needs. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left we were looked after exceptionally; at the busy meal... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I booked this hotel whilst driving south on business for me and my sales guy. On arrival we were greeted by the very friendly landlord and owner .check in was simple and easy and after a sample of the local ales we proceeded to our rooms. The rooms are adjacent to the pub and restraunt looking like converted stables. Very... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Excellent accommodation, rooms larger than your average hotel rooms with huge beds, very clean, modern and well maintained. Couldn't ask for a better location,surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside hills, yet close enough to the local towns and amenities. Also only half an hour from the Jurassic coast which we ventured out to during our stay. Exceptional food served in large... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stopped off at this lovely country pub for Sunday lunch. Portions were large and of very good quality with freshly cooked vegetables (cauliflower cheese was a special treat). The staff were very friendly and attentive. Would definitely return.

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Address: Windmill Hill | Ashill, Ilminster TA19 9NX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Ilminster
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Square & Compass Inn 4*
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