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Devonshire House

4.0 of 5 143 Wellsway, Bath BA2 4RZ, England
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Rating summary
  • 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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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a 4 night stay here last week and had a lovely time. The room was clean and the bathroom was spacious. Louise greeted us with a warm and friendly welcome and gave us lots of information about things to see and do while we were there. Breakfast was always plentiful and it was always hot, I thought Chris's... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a really lovely stay at this B&B. Chris was really welcoming and personable and we really enjoyed staying here. The room was really clean, comfortable and decorated really well. We had access to everything we needed (including free parking) and we had a yummy breakfast to greet us each morning.

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Good location and free parking right outside provided a really nice start to our stay - but indoors was amazing. A big room, beautifully decorated, with lots of thoughtful touches and a big bathroom made our stay so comfortable. The room was very quiet and the bed comfortable. The host was very friendly and helpful. Everything was clean and warm... More

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

So glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future, do remember that you get a returners discount, when you book with us direct. Kind regards Louise More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great find and good value for money, given Bath is such an expensive place to stay. Greeted warmly by Louise, who took the time to provide us with information etc. The room was spacious. They allowed 4 adult guests in one room. Very clean. The bathroom was spacious. Breakfast was well organised. Plenty of choice! Really can't fault... More

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

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us, we will look forward to welcoming you back - remember to contact us direct for your returners discount. Best regards Louise More

Essex
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We were in Bath for the Jane austen festival. This was a sweet little b&b on the outskirts of Bath. We were able to check in using the alternate check in system so didn't have to wait to drop off out bags. It was easy enough to catch a bus into town. The owners were hospitable and friendly. The breakfast... More

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

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us, it is so lovely to take part in the Jane Austen Festival, you both looked spectacular. Thanks for finding the time to leave feedback, it is always so useful to us. We have now replaced some pillows in your room with firmer ones - thanks for letting us know. We hope to... More

Morecambe, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I totally agree with Tom K - 'Not as good as the reviews stated'. This b & b was adequate but no more. It boasts 4 AA stars but 2 stars would be nearer the mark. Expensive for what it is which is just an average b & b.

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

We do appreciate all our guests who feedback on TripAdvisor. On this occasion I am sorry you felt, we didn't match your expectations. We are graded every year by the AA, and constantly maintain our four star standard. We pride ourselves on being a small family run B&B and feel that we state this, along with our policies, in all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

Please ignore any of the bad reviews about this b&b. They're a load of pap!! I've stayed there over the past three nights and I have to say what a brilliant b&b. Chris and Louise should be damned proud of what they have achieved here. Completely spotless with great facilities, with the added efforts of going that little further for... More

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

Thank you! It would be lovely to have you come back to stay with us again. Best regards Louise More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This is a late post review. We came very late but Louise called us (instead of us calling them) and reminding us for the late check in. It was a very warmth welcome from Louise when we came and from that moment to the moment we checked out was lovely. Beds, cleanliness, breakfast, friendliness, assistance, informations, and you name it.... More

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

So glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you all back in the future. Kind regards Louise More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I can understand this is NOT a hotel, granted, its a B&B but I arrived about 6pm and was instructed to collect my room key at the adjoining pub. Being on a Monday the pub did not serve any food on a Monday so I was forced to get back in the car and head down into Bath centre for... More

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

Hello Tom Many thanks for taking the time to add to your TripAdvisor feedback, we do appreciate feedback from all our guests. So sorry we were not here to greet you when you arrived, we are a small family run B&B and on occasion we do have family and school commitments, when this occurs we do always contact each guest... More

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We spent two nights at Devonshire House for our wedding anniversary and had a lovely stay. The hosts are welcoming, friendly and very helpful. Our room was clean and had everything we needed. The breakfast was delicious. Even the walk down to the City Centre is lovely, with great views of Bath. We would definitely stay at Devonshire House again!

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

So glad you enjoyed your stay, we hope to welcome you back, do remember, returning guests get a discount from us when they book direct. 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*
Number of rooms: 5
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