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Devonshire House

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   143 Wellsway, Bath BA2 4RZ, England
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Ranked #60 of 187 Bath B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our third visit to Devonshire House and, we hope, not our last. It has a warm, welcoming atmosphere as soon as you arrive from Louise who, with her husband Chris, provide great hospitality. They are experienced hosts from the area who are full of smiles and good local advice and knowledge - but sensitive to each of their... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I stayed for my 30th birthday for a two day weekend. The room was lovely, the breakfast was wonderful and the hosts couldn't do enough for us, including suggestions on what to see, etc. They were also very sweet and put a card and a box of chocolates in our room for my birthday. We would definitely... More

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

So glad you enjoyed it, hope all goes well with the new arrival. Kind regards Louise More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable room, great breakfast, great location, the hosts had lots of local advice which made our stay in Bath all the better! The BEST panoramic view of Bath just a short stroll from Devonshire House. We will definitely stay here when returning to Bath.

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

Thanks for taking the time to review us, we will look forward to having you back to stay. Kind regards Louise More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We stayed for one night in May 2014 but were very pleased with the establishment. Louise, the owner, was delightful, very helpful and made a special effort to point us towards walks with amazing landscapes and recomend where to eat out (we ate at the pub next door and had one of our best dinners in England). Breakfast was very... More

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

Thanks for your lovely comments. It was a pleasure having you stay. Kind regards Louise More

Bournemouth
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3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Me and my boyfriend stayed here in October 2013 for a weekend in Bath. The welcome we received from Louise was very warm and friendly and she was very helpful, giving us lots of information and advice on Bath and what it has to offer. The room was very cosy and we were very comfortable there and the continental breakfasts... More

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

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Will look forward to having you come and stay again. Kind regards Louise More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

Lovely little guest house in a really convenient location. Louise and Chris are absolutely fabulous hosts and really go out of their way to make sure you have everything you need. Lovely room, comfy bed and a great breakfast to top it off. Definitely recommended.

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

Thank you, so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Best regards Louise More

Kriebstein, Germany
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We would like to thank Chris and Louise very much for the fantastic accommodation and breakfast. We had a good time and have fond memories of our stay in Bath. Chris went the extra mile and gave us a lift to the bus station just in time for us to catch the coach! With best wishes from Saxony Juergen and... More

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

Glad you caught your coach, you will be pleased to hear we are no recommending that taxi company! Kind regards Louise More

St Ives, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We booked a family room for our two teenager(ish) children which was fine - certainly no less room than a Premier Inn, and the decor so much nicer with a personal touch. The room faced onto the main road, which is busy, but the double glazing blocked out most of the traffic noise. Louise was most helpful and provided us... More

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

Thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback, it was lovely having you all stay too. Hope to welcome you back again. Kind regards Louise More

London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights and what a lovely experience it was. We arrived late on Friday night but that was no problem they just left our keys with the pub next door so that was nice and easy. We was welcomed by Chris the next morning who fed us with not only a lovely breakfast... More

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

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to be able to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards Louise More

London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We booked with Louise and Chris for a weekend away and we were delighted with our stay. They have a multitude of experience and know exactly how to deliver customer service, and when to leave you alone to relax. All attractions are a short walk away. Parking is excellent (on the road but bay areas). Simply put - wonderful.

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

Thank you for your kind words, it was great having you stay. Kind regards Louise More

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Address: 143 Wellsway, Bath BA2 4RZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Devonshire House 4*
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Our family run B&B used to be a Victorian Grocers shop, but now offers individually furnished, ensuite bedrooms, including a family room, twin bedded and double rooms. Thirty years of combined hospitality experience ensure the service and standards are both professional and friendly. ... more   less 
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