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The Old Bell Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Abbey Row, Malmesbury SN16 0BW, England
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Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Malmesbury
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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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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Geneva, Switzerland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spatious room (superior room in the annexe), comfortable and clean. We enjoyed the nice breakfast and loved the atmosphere of this very old hotel. Prices are a bit on the high end though. Location is perfect to visit Malmesbury and its region.

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Singapore, Singapore
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We spent 2 nights here and wished we have had time for more. The staff were helpful and friendly. Centrally, located, we were able to walk and explore at leisure. It is also marvelous that it is located beside the abbey

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed 5 times at this hotel and it just gets better and better - really need to rate it at 10 star not 5!! The atmosphere and ambiance is absolutely first class as is the food, level of service and rooms. We always eat at lunchtime in the bar and the sandwiches are fab. Dinner is a real treat,... More

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New York, NY
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65 reviews 65 reviews
51 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights with a colleague in the old bell. The hotel itself is old and a little worn down. The rooms were a little sparse with a teddy bear on the bed - which gave a little spooky vibe to room. To add to the old feeling were the separate hot/cold taps in the sinks. I would warmly... More

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England
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88 reviews 88 reviews
59 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a short break in The Old Bell & I found the hotel & the staff very very good ( a special mention to the young lady with the blond hair I forgot her name ) The hotel sit's beside a old Abbey in the centre of town & has plenty of car park space. My room was a... More

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Stoke on trent
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely glorious hotel...we stayed just for one night when we attended a wedding held there. Super staff, so helpful & kind Super food too...the breakfast was so nice..we all sat together & enjoyed good food & good service...nothing was too much trouble Lovely rooms & super comfortable beds too...tastefully furnished with the usual extras of an iron & board....nice toiletries... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I recently stayed at the Old Bell for a wedding and I can only say that our stay was fantastic from start to finish. The staff are friendly and welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. The hotel has a very warm feel to it and the building itself is a stunner, located next to the historic... More

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

Excellent setting - lovely old world atmosphere. Very good service - staff attention to detail not to be faulted. Room decorations a little tired. Food varied - breakfast self service food fine. We stayed over the weekend during which we shared in a wedding. Food at the reception was hugely disappointing with a main course which consisted of a piece... More

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SimonHaggarty, General Manager at The Old Bell Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we will make the staff aware of your lovely compliments. We apologise that the food at the wedding reception was not to your taste, but we can assure you that all of our food is fresh and local. We hope to welcome you... More

Hong Kong, China
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Old Bell has been and will always be the only hotel we will stay in Wiltshire. We have been coming to this hotel for the past 9 years since we start coming back in 2005. Never disappoint. The Old Bell has always have a special place in our hearts because of the history, the quirkiness of the hotel (each... More

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SimonHaggarty, General Manager at The Old Bell Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. It makes our work so worthwhile when we hear such lovely reviews. We thank you for your continued custom and will let our staff know of your high praises. Congratulations on your recent nuptials and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Old Bell very soon! More

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

Have to say fab wedding do there and could not fault that at all good time had by all - but rooms as previous person has said not worth the money at 115.00 per night - no fridge, shabby furniture ........breakfast was ok but definitely not fabulous....bacon cold... My son questioned at reception by a lady working there as to... More

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SimonHaggarty, General Manager at The Old Bell Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us and I am glad that you enjoyed the wedding party. We apologise that the rooms were not to your taste, but the price we believe reflect the charm and character the rooms provide, as well as including free wifi, access to the local gym and breakfast. We apologise if you feel... More

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Address: Abbey Row, Malmesbury SN16 0BW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Malmesbury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Bell Hotel 3*
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