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The Helyar Arms

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Moor Lane, East Coker BA22 9JR, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 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
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Yeovil, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went on a "steak night" where all steaks were £10 . The steak was certainly not a sirloin and was fatty and tasteless . The mushroom was cold and the tomato not cooked although it was allegedly "oven baked". The dessert was a summer fruit meringue which cost £5.99 and was a meringue with one strawberry and two raspberries!!!. Had... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We met with friends for a celebratory birthday meal. We wanted an early meal as we had distances to travel after and so arrived just before 6.30 pm, which was our time for the table reservation. The restaurant was not busy at this time. There was no urgency in taking our order, but what really annoyed us was the long... More

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Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Helyar Arms for a week in early August. The village was lovely but the Inn was almost impossible to find. The accommodation was not particularly clean and rooms were not serviced regularly during our stay. At times it was difficult to tell either way whether they had been serviced at all. The lights were not working... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here one night friendly staff very chatty got a single room was fine with it after all you just sleep in it,but it was nice the food was very nice and will priced plenty of parking for large vans, is now in my favourite places would stop there again usual room facilities coffee tea tv with dvd hair dryer... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visted last week with few friends. I have to say this is the worst dining experience I have had. The service was slow (one of our party had to eat his entire meal before the last perspon recive theirs other wise it would have been cold. The lady behind the bar and serving food was constantly rude to us,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Helyar Arms is a lovely 17th century inn. They are justly proud of their kitchen. We had a lovely dinner there, as well as a fine breakfast. The room was perfectly comfortable, with modern fittings. The staff were uniformly friendly and helpful. Do note that the reception desk is not continually staffed (they make this clear on their website),... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here on 26.7.14 for a local family party. The room was perfectly fine (although the toilet did make very loud noises, like a saniflow, and pumped out a lovely sewage smell) but on returning at 3am we found the keys wouldn't work in the door - and not because we had been out for the night or were... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

We called in on our way home for something to eat, on Father's Day. Thought the prices weren't too bad when looking at the menu. We ordered 2 roast beef dinners expecting a hot scrumptious meal, when what we were actually greeted with was vegetables that weren't even blanched, let alone cooked, the roast potatoes were undercooked and cold ,... More

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South Hampton, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I have just stayed at the Helyar arms, the rooms are very clean and very comfortable, very Quiet area full of country flowers and views. The restaurant is very clean and smart looking, very well presented for a country inn. I am not sure what the fuss is about I had a superb meal of Pork and Apple potatoes my... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Stayed at this great little hotel, the food and service was fabulous, the room I stayed in was Pincushion, it was comfortable and had everything I could of needed in there. Absolutely no complaints at all. The staff were very helpful and would highly recommend to all.

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Address: Moor Lane, East Coker BA22 9JR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > East Coker
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Helyar Arms 3*
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The Helyar Arms Hotel East Coker
Helyar Arms Yeovil
Helyar Arms Hotel Yeovil

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An historic 15th century inn at the heart of an idyllic conservation village only three miles from Yeovil. Award-winning food, real ales and over 40 wines by the glass. Large garden, car park and traditional skittle alley. ... more   less 
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