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4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   8 South Street, Yeovil BA20 1QE, England
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Ranked #3 of 26 Yeovil B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel, rooms lovely, they have thought of everything Only Criticism. And only a small one, the self service breakfast area is too small to accommodate more than two guests at a time , should be expanded a bit more, but wonderful breakfast and vigilant courteous staff, would def stay again just beautiful

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Hastings, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The is a great little find I discovered by mistake last year I now always make a beeline for this hotel when in Yeovil. The rooms are superbly decorated and the beds are massive and comfortable (useful when you are 6'5") Breakfast is more than plentifully and is a massive selection of cereals, breads, meats, cheeses etc -or you can... More

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here during the very hot weather 23-27 July. The hotel is quoted as being soundproofed but as the heat was so intense we had to have the windows open to get air in. Unfortunately the hotel is on a main road, opposite a pub and next to the delivery yards for the high street shops - the noise... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best bits are the really helpful staff and the comfortable beds in large bedrooms which have good shower rooms. Staff found window spray and cloths without asking, when my husband asked for water for car washers as we'd run out and the windscreen needed a clean. I wasn't keen on bathroom soaps, shower gels etc which were all in... More

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Tábor, Jihocesky Kraj, Czech Republic
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

That hotel is really pretty amazing place. Very kindful and friendly personel. Rooms are comfortable and clean. That hotel is also in centre of Yeovil. I recommend it!! Thx for those few days in that hotel.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Boutique hotel with excellent sized rooms, comfortable beds and excellent breakfast. Staff welcoming and efficient - would definitely stay again if we are in the area. Breakfast is a very good continental "serve yourself" with the option of a cooked breakfast for a small extra charge.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

We loved staying at the keep. The location was great, central to Yeovil. The help yourself breakfast was great. The hotel was clean and presented. Perhaps the best feature was that we lost our key on our second night. Arriving back at 12am we assumed this might be a problem. Not at all, the owner was more than willing to... More

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Hopkins, Belize
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We recently stayed on two separate occasions. The owners, staff and service were all friendly and helpful. Continental breakfast was good, choice of fresh fruit, cereals, cheese, cold meats, etc. As we booked late, we ended up staying in three different rooms, all clean and well appointed with powerful showers. Two of the rooms had a bath in the bedroom,... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Stated at The Keep on business if one night. I am so glad the hotels that I normally stay in were fully booked as I wouldn't have found thus hidden gem. The rooms are fantastic. Plenty of room, comfy bed and armchair, great size TV. The bathroom was luxurious and the power shower invigorating first thing in the morning. The... More

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Sesto Calende, Italy
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I stayed here for 10 days for work activities. quiet room in order, clean and spacious. personnel available. near the town of yeovil,accessible by train and by car. structure with parking close to the rooms

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Address: 8 South Street, Yeovil BA20 1QE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Yeovil
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Keep 4*
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The Keep offers luxury boutique accommodation, occupying a prime town centre location. Styled to appeal to both the business and leisure traveller, The Keep consists of ten spacious, beautifully furnished and fully equipped en suite rooms, several being able to accommodate families comfortably. Business travelers tired of faceless hotel chains love The Keep. There's the luxury feel of a boutique Bed and Breakfast combined with a real home-from-home which is perfect for travelers planning a longer stay. The rooms are individually designed, providing a calm haven of space, comfort and relaxation. Small kitchen areas are available with the equipment you need for simple meals and drinks provided, as well as microwaves and a communal dining room - in fact, all the home comforts you need. Secure private parking allows guests to step into town, to enjoy its many restaurants, bars and shops, without having to think about their car. Flexible check in arrangements add to our relaxed, customer focused service. The Keeps crowning glory is the Tower Suite, a luxurious open plan duplex complete with its own kitchen, lounge (with sofa bed) and dining area downstairs, then upstairs to a super king sized bed and over sized bathtub in the bedroom. Fabulous for romantic couples, discerning individuals or ideal for families. This suite is an indulgent pleasure to stay in. Designed from scratch, your hosts Isobel and Richard Brett, have put all their effort, experience and personality into trying to bring all the elements of a perfect stay together for their guests to enjoy at The Keep. Better than a Home from Home, because you can just relax… ... more   less 
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