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Mermaid Hotel

High Street, Yeovil BA20 1RE, England
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Ranked #10 of 11 hotels in Yeovil
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we booked 2 rooms for a Friday night, with a dog. Comfortable rooms, reasonably clean although some bits of rubbish left lying around in room. Good TV in triple room, tea and coffee sparse but enough (not enough tea bags). Double room clean TV didn't work no tea at all. On the whole good budget hotel staff very friendly good... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cracking food on time rooms well cleaned nice service just a nice atmosphere chef very good land lady very helpful good pub atmosphere good location near town and work and nice surroundings fine selection of beers lagers and ciders and cracking on a Thursday for karaoke lots of people good atmosphere

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Cleanliness very poor, bedroom smelt of smoke, access to car park (via fire escape) littered with cigarette ends, cans and other litter. Breakfast poorly organised. disappointed as with a bit of thought and effort it could be a useful place to stay. Glad to get out of it.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

spent one night here its excellent value ok its a little shabby but it is clean and tidy, enjoyed the band on the sat night, brekkie was great just 2.50 xtra for a full english continental was included great bargain stay

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Dorset, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Stayed here after a wedding for one night for the first and last time. Because of the scheduled live music night (until 1.30 am) the pleasant girl who booked us in had thoughtfully changed our room from no. 1 - directly above the bar, to no. 4 - directly above the rear courtyard/pub entrance. How in God's name they can... More

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Dover, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Stayed for two nights in June as this hotel was the cheapest available and near to relatives that we were visiting. Car park is tiny and a bit difficult to find but we managed to park ok. Car park is also locked at night so no worries about security. We arrived early but were made very welcome and we were... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is cheap and cheerful but would use this hotel again. It is not the Savoy but great value for money and I had a good stay. Staff were attentive and efficient, the room was more than adequate with a lovely big bath, lashings of hot water and had everything I needed for my stay. It is in the town... More

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Only stayed one night thank god.. Room was so hot, no sink n bathroom so either had to wash hands under bath tap or go to ,sink in bedroom, bearing in mind soap dispenser is above bath. There was chocolate bar rubbish beside bedside cabinet. The mirror above sink looked as if it had never been cleaned. The loud music... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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102 reviews 102 reviews
13 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I did enjoy my stay at this City Centre Hotel , rooms were adequate ,extremely good value,clean with plenty of hot water staff very helpful and welcoming, Parking a bit of a nightmare but you can overcome it by rising very early , I found the bar snacks good .

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Dagenham, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Stayed at the mermaid for 1 night to see my daughter, and found that it was the cheapest in the area so I wasn't expecting the Ritz or anything like that. It was nice and clean which is always the main thing with me and nice and quiet but my room was well away from bars or cars. The room... More

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Address: High Street, Yeovil BA20 1RE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Yeovil
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Situated in the heart of Yeovil offers old world charm combined with every modern facility. Originally a fifteenth century coaching inn, The Mermaid Hotel retains its character, especially in the spacious bars and split level restaurant. 14 comfortable bedrooms all centrally heated, with colour television and refreshment facilities. Our attractive licensed restaurant in Yeovil offers A la carte menus with an excellent selection of hot or cold snacks and meals, readily available in our open plan bar is situated in the heart of Somerset, ideal for holidays in Somerset area. ... more   less 
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