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Devonshire House

#67 of 190 B&Bs / Inns in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
143 Wellsway, Bath BA2 4RZ, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Short & sweet review. Owners Chris & Louise are welcoming and unbelievably helpful. Well appointed rooms are spacious and spotlessly clean. Towels and toiletries in en suite. Tea & coffee facilities in room. Breakfast is cooked to order and is first class. Nice surprise finding a box of chocolates and card for my birthday. Have stayed previously, would definitely stay... More 

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Louise F, Owner at Devonshire House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review. Lovely having you stay once more and look forward to having you stay again. Kind regards Louise More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little B&B - the rooms are clean and comfortable, breakfasts are excellent, and the staff very friendly and welcoming. I would definitely go again when returning to Bath and would recommend Devonshire House to others

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Louise F, Owner at Devonshire House, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay, hope to have you both back to stay in the future. Kind regards Louise More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After arriving at the guest house for a short break my wife and I were pleased to have a nice welcome from Chris who told us all that we needed to know. The room we stayed in was upstairs number 3 and it was very clean, airy and modern with everything that we would need. Although the b and b... More 

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Louise F, Owner at Devonshire House, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay, we will both look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Louise More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The house looks a bit iffy when you first see it but don't be put off by the outside appearance - it's lovely inside. We had room 5 on the ground floor - I was concerned about noise as it's on a main road but the window is double glazed with an extra sliding panel so very quiet. Bed normal... More 

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Louise F, Owner at Devonshire House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your stay, and I am glad you enjoyed it. Do bear in mind for next time, that there is a great all day bus ticket which costs around £4.00 per adult, which gets you in and out, and all around Bath for the whole day - great if it is raining, and you... More 

Totnes, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We went to Bath for the Xmas market. We were driving so needed parking. The Devonshire offered us everything we wanted. The owners were very friendly and accommodating and the breakfasts were brilliant. The location is close enough to town to enjoy the views of Bath as you walk in. A wonderful B & B. We would stay again when... More 

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Look foward to having you stay again soon. Kind regards Louise More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I only needed to stay in Bath for one night and this was a perfect little guest house. We were welcomed with a friendly smile and allowed to settle into our room. The room was cosey with a decent bed, roomey shower and most importantly it was quiet. Breakfast was great, plenty of selection of cereal and teas etc. The... More 

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So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We will look forward to having you stay again. Kind regards Louise More 

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Found devonshire house on the internet, they were busy for the weekend we wanted with only the family room available, so glad we booked, we phoned on route the keys were left in the devonshire public house next door (they do excellent meals in there) the hotel was so nice quiet, clean Judith the housemaid (lady) was a wealth of... More 

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Louise F, Owner at Devonshire House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to feedback, so glad you enjoyed Judith's hospitality, we are very lucky to have such an excellent manager. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards Louise More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Found this B&B by luck and what a find, went for the weekend with my sister. Louise the host rang us before we arrived to see what time we would check in to inform us that our key may be in the pub next door as we said we may be there earlier than the check in time. When we... More 

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Louise F, Owner at Devonshire House, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay, hope to have you back again and do remember your returners discount. Kind regards Louise More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Would recommend a stay. Host is very helpful and happy to field any questions about what to do in bath. Good breakfast. Rooms are nicely done out and the beds are very comfortable for a good nights sleep. Only a short walk down the hill into the centre via the Devonshire Arms pub next door.

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So glad you enjoyed your stay with us, thanks for taking the time to feed back to us and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards Louise More 

London
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10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Spent a weekend in Bath with my family in October 2014. Bath is an expensive place for accommodation, especially with a family. So, we got a very good deal to stay in a family room at this small, but very comfortable and friendly, B&B. A very pleasant 15minute stroll downhill from town, although a longer trek uphill on the way... More 

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Louise F, Owner at Devonshire House, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us, buses are good value too, £4.00 each for an all day ticket, with the bus stop just down the road. Thanks for your feedback about the possible noise in the summer, to overcome this, we do have ceiling fans in all the rooms and portable fans which we put in the rooms... More 

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