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Square & Compass Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Windmill Hill | Ashill, Ilminster TA19 9NX, England
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Ranked #9 of 13 Ilminster B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely room. Slightly cold on entering but soon remedied by highering up radiator. Ideal surroundings. Breakfast well worth the price and food hot when served. Staff very friendly and not too imposing

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We again used ths as a stop over when travelling and found it just as good as last time. Parking right outside your room Great food cooked whenever you want it Really comfortable massive beds Very freindly and welcoming Great value free wifi in pub or room Its in a great location and very quiet..

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Eastchurch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Very nice little hotel.parking bang outside my room.i ask what time food stopped,I and was told they would cook something for me.The staff was charming nothing was too much trouble for them.Chris the owner was very nice and chatty.The locals were also very nice and sociable.I like small hotels better than cooperate hotels and this one for me ticked all... More 

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Llandeilo, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The staff were very friendly, pleasant and helpful, although if they had remembered to offer us pudding after our meal they might have got a bit more money out of us! The room was comfortable and clean and very spacious. The meal portions were very generous and the food was nice. Perfectly acceptable for the price. Unfortunately there was quite... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed a night whilst on a business trip to Chard. The pub food and ales were great and the room itself was clean and quiet. Breakfast was included and was excellent and the service was likewise. Would definitely stay here again if I had the chance - and maybe catch one of the bands that play there

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Chard, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Our second stay here whilst buying a property in the area. As before a friendly welcome and genuine concern when our daughter was unwell. Rooms are great, roomy and very clean. Food both in the evening and at breakfast were good sizes and the bar provided a good selection of beers and wine. Looking forward to returning for Sunday Lunch... More 

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I have stayed here several times now and it is never less than perfect. The rooms are spacious, clean and beautifully maintained. My partner has limited mobility but has no trouble with the facilities. The staff are always helpful and pleasant, the food is excellent and the beer very well kept. Until I found this gem of a place, I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We arrived to find the bedding hadn't been changed, you could still see the the head imprint on the pillow from the previous guest. The bathroom had not been cleaned, further inspection left us not wanting to stay the night. We booked a new hotel nearby and swiftly left before we were bitten to death. We really do not understand... More 

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janetslow, Owner at Square & Compass Inn, responded to this review

We are totally at a loss to think who left this review as no guests have checked out straight away nor were any problems brought to our attention. We think that this review must be meant for another hotel? Incidentally, all our rooms are serviced every day and obviously the bedding is changed. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

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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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

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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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*
Number of rooms: 8
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