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Blue Ball Inn

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High St | Triscombe, Taunton TA4 3HE, England
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Ranked #17 of 52 Taunton B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The food is really great. All 11 of us had different meals and all came out fantastic.. Interesting to eat above the bar, music is good and the staff are extremely friendly and happy to please with difficult request for food . Very happy to recommend

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Fantastic place, beautiful scenery, helpful and friendly staff who couldn't do enough for us. Every course was amazing and you were offered to try the local beer. The icing on the cake for us was Alex James' cheese! Would recommend to anyone. A****

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Weston super Mare, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Finally got to make a overnight stay booking at this great little Quantock Pub. We have had meals here before when out walking and always promised ourselves an overnight stay which we finally got around to doing in our busy lives. We live in Somerset and this was a great place to go for a local night away. The pub... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

After a somewhat perilous (but scenic) journey down a road we were later informed was called 'suicide lane' we arrived at the homely looking Blue Ball Inn. Kieran the owner showed us round, and offered to drive us to the function and back later that evening- very helpful given aforementioned suicide lane. This level of service and attention continued through... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
26 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

Drinks and dinner very good indeed, very high quality food and great beers, good wine selection. Breakfast very good too, wonderful sausage, Bacon etc. cheap bread / toast only let down. Informal but good service in the main a few minor issues but overall very good. Stayed in Stag cottage which is great but a little bit of TLC and... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Stayed over the bank holiday this is a beautiful location and a lovely pub. The food and service was excellent great breakfast too. I hate to be negative as we had a great weekend but there is a great need for a good cleaner. Our room was lovely large character bathroom and big bedroom with feature fireplace beautiful in fact!... More

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Dorset
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

A converted barn? No ground floor windows so wasnt sure if open when we pulled up. Pushing the door open and walking up the wooden stairs you walk into a beautiful ye olde pub with wooden beams and a view of the hills. Staff were nice. One girl was putting up with two extremely snobby women complaining about their spritzers..... More

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Solihull
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

We have just come back from a trip to Devon, staying for a couple of nights at the Blue Ball Inn at Triscombe, a little hamlet right in the countryside not far from Taunton. What a wonderful little gem! A lovely room, with all the little comforts you need. The staff were welcoming, helpful, knowledgable and friendly. The restaurant had... More

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Poynton
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

This Inn is a real delight. The owners and staff are welcoming and absolutely charming. If you are lucky enough to stay in the room called 'Stag' then you are in for a treat. The 'room' is a small thatched cottage with the bedroom downstairs complete with inglenook fireplace and the huge bathroom is up a winding staircase with a... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Amazing location, amazing food and amazing staff. The Blue Ball achieves where many pub/restaurants fail in creating excellence without becoming pretentious and that's why we keep going back. Keep up the good work!

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Additional Information about Blue Ball Inn

Address: High St | Triscombe, Taunton TA4 3HE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Taunton
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #17 of 52 B&Bs / Inns in Taunton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Blue Ball Inn Taunton, Somerset

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