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Penscot Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Square | Nr Cheddar, Shipham BS25 1TW , England
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Shipham
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night whilst visiting cheddar gorge. Friendly and informative staff. Nice rooms and an interesti g history to this old building. Comfy beds and breakfast was delicious. All in all great value and well worth a stay!

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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239 reviews 239 reviews
43 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

This should be the village pub for Shipham - but pick any night to go in and you will find is bar pretty empty and lifeless : quite a comment when its only competition in the village is now shut as its owners have retired. So are all the residents teetotal - or stay at homes ... Not a bit... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Stopped for a weekend waklking trip. Staff and owners could not have been more friendly and accommodating. Made our stay really enjoyable. Real ale was top notch (only two on offer but we knew this before we went) and 5 of us ate a good selection of meals and they were all very good and reasonably priced with lots of... More

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Hong Kong
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

A great family run hotel. Every few years this little gem passes through new hands. It is always good. I have stayed here over the last 20 years. The Hotel sits with a little green above it and a Church to one side. A short walk away is the Newsagent, so popout and buy a paper .

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

My son and I stopped off at Penscot Inn about ten days ago.We were camping nearby and wanted an evening meal which was better than pub grub.The decor of the pub did not look promising but we are really glad we checked out the menu and ordered. Our meals were cooked to a high standard and were delicious , I... More

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The appearance outside is appalling, dirty paint work and flacking windows, the carpets are thread bare in places and the décor tired but the room was spotlessly clean, the food excellent and the staff excellent friendly and helpful. Although I can’t say it’s a great hotel, I‘ve stayed in a lot worst!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We stopped by for lunch. We received a warm welcome from the friendly barmaid - i had a house white - a choice between pinot grigo and sauvignon blanc i choose the s/b which was crisp and fragrant - just right for a hot summers day. My husband had a thatchers (bottle) - there were a few different Thatchers available.... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Penscot in was a stop-over destination for us between Oxford and Cornwall. If we knew how pleasant it would be, we would've stayed another night! Booking was easy, and contacting the staff regarding a cot for our 18month-old was simple, too. Upon arrival we were quickly shown our room, which was quite large and had a spacious wardrobe and bathroom,... More

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Dudley, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

After hours of surfing the internet trying to find availability at a B&B in Weston Super Mare for a 1 night's stay but to no avail, I stumbled on the Penscot Inn and what a lucky find, Somerset's hideaway. I had booked via a third party and our booking had not been processed but my husband spoke to the owner... More

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Reading, England
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53 reviews 53 reviews
9 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We stayed two nights at the hotel and ate at their Barn Bistro restaurant one evening. The restaurant was great. We sat out in the sun on a balmy evening and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The friendly waitress was very attentive and plied us with local ciders to accompany beautifully prepared pâté and pasta followed by sea bass and pork. The... More

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Also Known As:
Penscot Inn Shipham, Somerset
Address: The Square | Nr Cheddar, Shipham BS25 1TW , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Shipham
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Shipham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Penscot Inn 3*
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