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Maunsel House

North Newton, North Newton TA7 0BU, England
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Maunsel House
Ranked #1 of 1 North Newton B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • 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
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to a party held at Maunsel House, what a lovely place to be able to hold a special party/wedding. Very helpful, attentive staff and it had the feeling of giving a party in a private home, albeit rather a grand one.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I spent the evening at Maunsel House. It is in the most beautiful and idyllic setting. We were so welcome and everyone looked after us so well. I highly recommend a visit. My eyes were drawn to wonders in the house and never a moment without a glass in one's hand! The gardens are to die for.... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I was lucky enough to stay at Maunsel House last month for a party and I had a fantastic time, staying as a guest of Sir Bejamin Slade's, he is the perfect host, charming and sophisticated with the manners of a great gentleman. The accommodation was first class, elegant and comfortable with anything one could possibly wish for. The Staff... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I was fortunate enough to be at Maunsel for the weekend a month or so ago. Normally one has to go through a wardrobe to find a parallel universe but Sir Benjamin has created his own idly in Somerset, a short taxi ride away from Taunton railway station. Ever the perfect host with attentive staff, oceans to drink and excellent... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I was lucky enough to be at this house for a luncheon party and it is the most spectacular setting. The gardens are perfectly designed for al fresco dining, the food was delicious, and the staff could not have been more attentive. Can't wait to go back!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Great Fun, Sir Ben has great taste and the staff do a fabulous job with great attention to detail. We had great food and drinks at the bar, Maunselhouse ale goes down well. Great place and well worth a party or wedding, Heli pad as well if you don't fancy a 2 hr drive from London!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Was a guest at a fab weekend wedding at Maunsel House. We were wonderfuly looked after in an eccentric but warm setting. Bedroom was stunning, food very good, loved the pub and all those incredible paintings. It would be impossible to have a bad party at Maunsel. It simply is a Party House where everyone just knows they will have... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Gorgeous and we were made to feel very welcome by a generous host. This is a great place to stay if you are visiting the west country. A classic country house set in beautiful grounds with a lake. Loved the Geese and Peacocks!

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Fabulous! Warm, friendly welcome, interesting objet d'art/historical everywhere you turn. Great service. Nothing too much trouble. Room was dramatic with views. Sounds of the menagerie outside added to the charm. Loved it! Look forward to returning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Maunsel has a wonderful atmosphere: it is elegant, warm, inviting with the most generous host. You always have a good time when you spend an evening there. The food is always SUPERB and the music is excellent. It really lends itself to partying in every sense.

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Additional Information about Maunsel House

Address: North Newton, North Newton TA7 0BU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > North Newton
Also Known As:
Maunsel House Hotel Taunton

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maunsel House is a magnificent 13th-century manor set in 100 acres of stunning parkland at the heart of a sprawling 2,000 acre estate, comprising of farms, woodlands, walnut groves, orchards, Somerset wetlands, cottages and ancient barns. Maunsel is primarily a luxury weddings and events venue. Exclusively yours for the duration of your stay, with no restrictions on how you wish to celebrate. Maunsel has 13 exquisite bedrooms, all with their own story to tell and character and some with antique four poster beds. At Maunsel we also have 4 glorious cottages, all fully furnished to the highest of standards. At Maunsel you cannot book individual rooms, instead you can hire the whole house and cottages for your use. The cottages are available for mid week holiday breaks - so should you be after a relaxing getaway we have just the place for you! ... more   less 
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