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Marston Lodge Hotel

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St. Michael's Road | Exmoor National Park, Minehead TA24 5JP, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful location on the north hill, with far ranging views of Minehead bay. The manager, Alex, is extremely friendly and helped us out with our trip. The lodge is full of tasteful paintings and nic nacs. Very comfy bed, and a superb breakfast. Further up the road is the National trust park. Would recommend

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely comments; it's so refreshing when our guests appreciate all the artefacts and collectables around the house (of which there are many!!). We are delighted that you had a comfortable and enjoyable stay and very much hope you will be able to stay for longer next time... Alex is determined to send you on... More 

Marietta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Friendly B&B, good service, good breakfast. Central location. Warm and welcoming. Would return in the future. Comfortable rooms and handy for the local eating establishments. Plenty to see close at hand.

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments; they are greatly appreciated! So many people assume that, because we are on the hill, we are not ideally located, but as you said, we are actually very central to everything.... And we have the panoramic views, which the others don't! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and will look forward to... More 

Stourbridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

a lovely building on the hill above Minehead fine views of hills & coast, tastefully furnished and decorated full of ambiance, warm log fire, great breakfast, very helpful and informative manager would definitely recommend it check out the hat stand!

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely, warm comments. It was a pleasure to meet you both (apologies for my stinking cold!) and we are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay with us. It's so refreshing when our guests appreciate the views and ambiance of the house (quirky as it is!), let alone the beauty of Exmoor. We very... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Hubby and I have just returned from our second stay here in the last month, while we have been sorting out the care needs etc of an ageing aunt. What a great base to work from! Such a lovely welcome from Alex and Naomi, they immediately made us feel at home and comfortable at quite a stressful/hectic time. The first... More 

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments; it was wonderful to see you again & we are delighted that you had a pleasant stay despite your stressful situation. (Very glad that you are now making progress!!) Our apologies for the cold weather & the chilly room; we can't do anything about the winds but we should have put the... More 

Rutherglen, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We spent 6 nights here as we required some rest and recreation from an African volunteer posting. It proved to be a great place to relax and feel really comfortable with a lovely, warm room (4) with great views. Hosts were most welcoming and Alex gave us advice on some great places to tour around during our stay. Stormy weather... More 

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely comments; we are so pleased that you had a relaxing stay and enjoyed our Mystery Tours on Exmoor & surrounding areas. Quite a contrast to Ethiopia! We can only apologise for the TV reception during the unavoidable storms; being located on the hill means that, sometimes, our reception is disrupted, although it is... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

This really is a wonderful place to stay, offering a rare combination of luxuriously spacious rooms, delicious breakfasts, and delightful hosts. We found the location to be ideal, being just a short walk from the coast path, the town, and the harbour. The scrambled eggs for breakfast were delicious, and an open fire in the lounge provided a warm and... More 

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely, refreshing comments! It's so rewarding when our guests appreciate the effort we put in and the comfort we offer. We value your views highly. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and shall very much look forward to your return visit.... more scrambled eggs from our hens and always... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Easy parking, a warm welcome, comfortable bed, excellent shower and good breakfast make this a good place to stay in Minehead. It's within walking distance of the town centre, down old fashioned lanes, and very quiet.

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Thank you very much for your lovely comments; we are delighted that you had a pleasant stay with us and sincerely hope you will able to return soon. Our very best wishes, Alex and Naomi. More 

Weymouth, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We were only staying for one night but were made to feel so welcome by Alex, Naomi and Harvey. The room was beautifully decorated and very clean. We had a huge comfortable bed that resulted in a really good nights sleep. We stayed in Room 6 and the view was stunning. We could see the beach and right across to... More 

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review; it was a pleasure to meet you both and we are delighted that you had such a pleasant stay. Thank you for your compliments and comments about our breakfasts - they are quite hearty but you are absolutely right in saying that, should guests require more of anything, they only have to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Halfway up the hill with views to both sea and country. Breakfast was brilliant. Amazed to get proper soft scrambled eggs, obviously cooked to order. Bed really comfortable amd warm. Almost a pity to leave it but then that breakfast,,,,

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review; we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and appreciated the views and comfort of our rooms. Thank you, also, for your comment about our scrambled eggs, fresh from our lovely hens!! It was a pleasure to meet you both and we shall look forward to seeing you next time you visit your... More 

Longfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Thank you so much to Alex and Noami for such a lovely welcome and their care and attention to make our stay easy and enjoyable. This is such a gem of a place to stay, with such a fascinating collection of objects and images that the photographs on the website just do not do justice to. Cosy warm fire in... More 

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MarstonLodge, Owner at Marston Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review; it was a real pleasure to meet you all and we are delighted that you had a comfortable and relaxing stay. It was lovely to hear about your connections with the town. We shall look forward to seeing you again and hearing more stories! Our best wishes to you all, Alex and... More 

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