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Penscot Inn

The Square | Nr Cheddar, Shipham BS25 1TW , England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Iain W Solihull, England, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Solihull, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed here with girlfriend last week the owners greeted me with a nice warm welcome. Bar area was basic but fine decor on way up to room was quite dated and old. Got to room which was more modern than I thought it would be. Bathroom very basic but clean Breakfast was excellent next morning

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stayed with our dog in this friendly inn for two nights. The owners were pleasant, the room was lovely - well decorated with a very comfy bed with Egyptian cotton bedding. The full English breakfasts were made to order using local ingredients. We were given lots of information about the local area.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Arrived late and had a good dinner on arrival. The member of staff (Son?), we were served by let the place down. Unwashed with filthy fingernails really put us off. The room was ok, shame a rug was placed to cover up heavy stains. It could not cover the filthy carpet. Overall for the money the place was OK for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I booked a room in the afternoon and confirmed that we wouldn't be able to check-in until midnight as we were travelling from far. At 10.30pm I had a voicemail from the owner saying that check-in closes at 11pm, and "it gets very tricky to get in then doesn't it?" in a sarcastic tone. I rang him back at 11.30pm... More 

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Hayes, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Only stayed here for one night as a last minute getaway but wished we could have stayed longer. Our room was clean and comfortable The staff are so friendly and made us feel very welcome,and nothing was too much trouble. Our evening meal was second to none and really good value for money. I would definately go back.If anyone is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Had a very pleasant stay at this village inn, good breakfast and a comfy bed what more could you need. The location of this accommodation is ideal for walkers and is also a dog friendly pub. The beer is good too.

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed at the inn on 2/3 august 2014 and just wanted to say what a lovely friendly place this was,room was excellent four poster bed and the food was 1st class.as for the locals they were great to very chatty.we really had a great stay at the Penscot Inn. Chris and paula

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Brigg, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Spent two nights here. A very friendly family run hotel, nothing too much trouble. Breakfast was freshly cooked too order. If your looking for value for money and don't care about the posh bedspread then this is the place. Would we return or recommend the Penscot Inn, defiantly.

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Lee-on-the-Solent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Hi all Just want you all to know what a fantastic place this is. Clean well run and the food was outstanding. Stayed in July for my brothers wedding and was very impressed. The staff were eager to help and Jamie was outstanding. Will definatley stay again.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Went to a family wedding in Wedmore and five of us stayed in this venue from Friday to Sunday morning. We were made most welcome by the lady of the house and shown to the three rooms we had booked. We ate in the restaurant that evening and all of our meals were cooked to our separate requirements and of... More 

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