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The Hood Arms

4.0 of 5 Pardlestone Lane, Kilve TA5 1EA, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I recently had the pleasure of staying here on a Saturday night and found it to be a most enjoyable experience. Rooms are of a very good size, clean, the bed was very comfy and the room had tea/coffee making facilities, a TV and decent storage space. Yes, those to the front of the building do face... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An unplanned stop resulted in an outstanding experience. Warm and welcoming atmosphere and a perfectly cooked an presented meal. A must visit if you are in the area. Go elsewhere if you are offended by country sports memorabilia.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to give the hood a try for dinner on Saturday night. It was fairly busy but most tables had had their main dinners by the time we arrived. 8pm! t took over half an hour for the single waiter to come and take our orders. No apology for keeping us waiting. The food was very poor and just... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

A Lovely country Inn with plenty of character and very welcoming and dog friendly. We stayed for 2 nights with our hound and ate in the pub on both evenings and on both occasions the food was excellent. Later in the evening the chef spent a short while in the bar and also made us feel very welcome. Breakfast was... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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37 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Called in for a drink while passing on our way to Dunster yesterday and spent a very pleasant hour browsing through the Sunday papers and country magazines sat by the log burner. A lovely old pub with character, sympathetically decorated and serving very good food. We visit whenever we are in the area and hope to stay overnight one day.

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We have often stopped and had a meal at the Hood in Kilve and recently returned from a 5 night Christmas break. We found the whole experience fantastic and faultless! Like many others we had a truly memorable Christmas thanks to John, Nikki and their dedicated team who made us feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble. The... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We have just returned from a three night break at the Hood Arms in Kilve. We were well looked after, nothing was too much trouble and the food was fab. The proprietors and the staff were friendly and efficient. I too was there on Christmas eve and was totally unaware of the landlord (John) being drunk or swearing and my... More 

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Atherstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We booked 3 nights over xmas and loved the place. The staff were very hospitable especially Glen who couldn't do enough for us. The food was excellent and served promptly. The hotel was quaint, full of character and decorated very prettily for xmas. great to find somewhere so good which is dog friendly. the owner was very polite and professional... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

The food was very nice but unfortunately the landlord got more and more drunk through the evening and ended up swearing like a trooper at the bar. I wouldn't go again. He was chatting at our table far too much and almost insisting that we all join in with a book auction in the next bar, not what we went... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

After being recommended to us by a local when we were looking for somewhere to eat, we decided to give it a go. Big mistake. Initially the welcome was warm and inviting. However, we ordered as soon as the food service began (had to go to the bar to order as waitress continually ignored us). Food took an hour to... More 

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Address: Pardlestone Lane, Kilve TA5 1EA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Kilve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Hood Arms 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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