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The Carpenters Arms Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   Old Vicarage Lane | South Marston, Swindon SN3 4ST, England
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Ranked #6 of 31 Hotels in Swindon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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131 reviews 131 reviews
55 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On a Friday night at 18:30 we found a table wthout a reservation. Drinks orders are taken at your table and served throughout your meal which is a nice touch. The food was plentiful and fresh and was presented in a professional way. The Arkells 3B's was not the best in the area however we will return soon as it... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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359 reviews 359 reviews
102 hotel reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the above on the evening of Friday 12th December together with family members and enjoyed not only a great 3 course seasonal meal but a Carol Concert which was first class. Then on Friday 19 December together with colleagues from the the local Squash club we had a very enjoyable lunch again a 3 course... More 

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Midsomer Norton, United Kingdom
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307 reviews 307 reviews
65 hotel reviews
254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Christmas eve is always a bit mad. We were delayed going to our friends so decided to stop by for lunch. The restaurant was done up very nicely for Christmas. The whole area is designed for eating though there is a small bar area. Dave and Helen have done their sums right. You get a good portion for just the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Had a lovely stay me and my friend and my little dog tia. Accomodation was lovely landlord and landlady lovely staff very nice aswell. Food was great especially the roast shall definately stay again. Went for a nice walk up the road to nightingale wood. Easy to get there.

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12 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Booked this last minute and it was the right choice. With a superking bed and a spacious (v clean) bathroom, how can you go wrong for £70/night? And the owners were extremely gracious and kind-hearted.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The Carpenters was recommended to us as a nice local pub serving good food ...... The food wasn't good .... It was exceptional!! Friendly welcoming staff for whom nothing was too much trouble. We felt at home and enjoyed the food so much we returned the following day for more! Definitely ignore any poor review on here for this place... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

If, like me, you love watching trains go by - accompanied by a mellowing drink and delicious food - this will be your ideal pub. Actually, even if you're indifferent to trains, you can't go wrong with the nice beer garden and the cosy interior! The portions here are huge - especially the puddings. The fish and venison pies are... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Just stayed here for a couple of nights. Dave and wife Helen are great hosts and nothing is too much trouble for them. The rest of the staff we met were lovely and judging by the cleanliness and standard of the food there must be some equally excellent people behind the scenes. Thank you for a very relaxed stay and... More 

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Isle of Lewis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed two nights in April while visiting our son in Wiltshire. We brought our eldely parents and our cocker spaniel. The large rooms were ideal for us, with big, comfy beds, a settee and a big bathroom. It was great to be able to bring the dog into the pub with us for breafast and other meals. The food... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We were staying in a hotel just down the road, when we popped in here for some dinner. Was greeted with a warm welcome, the service was excellent, the waitress/bar tender that was on was lovely and friendly and very helpful. Food was unbelievable, fantastic vegetarian selection and good value for money. Lovely fresh cooked veg and home cooked meal.... More 

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Address: Old Vicarage Lane | South Marston, Swindon SN3 4ST, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Carpenters Arms Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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