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Shaw Country House Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bath Road, Melksham SN12 8EF, England
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Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Melksham
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
marlo876 Bath, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bath, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked for Sunday lunch to celebrate a wedding anniversary, this was our first visit but we were very pleased with both quality of food and the excellent service. Priced very reasonably the 3 course lunch was a joy, also the cost of wines was found to be surprisingly well within reason. Perhaps not a venue for the young, no loud... More

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

My husband recently celebrated his 60 th birthday at Shaw. It was such a success largely due to the superb food, relaxed atmosphere , the wonderful staff especially Emma who was so helpful nothing was too much trouble. Thank you all for making it so memorable. Not many venues can do mass catering successfully but Shaw definately can! All 15... More

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Fareham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014 via mobile

So comfortable. So friendly. A very warm and homely place to stay with a good bar and great food. Nothing is too much trouble when you stay here. Beautifully situated in the countryside near Melksham and handy for Bath and surrounding areas. My wife has stayed with me during my business trips too and found it like a home from... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for our Anniversary back in October. It was our first time in the area and it was amazing! Emma made us feel so welcome and helped my partner to organise some surprises, which was lovely. We stayed in the room with the four poster bed. It had a lovely view! The room is basic,... More

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Corsham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

had a night away for my birthday in the hotel it as a very nice night away all the staff where very friendly , the food in the evening was amazing we had just a bar meal as it was Sunday night it was all good and homemade loved it all the room was nice and clean had a good... More

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UK
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57 reviews 57 reviews
42 hotel reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

In many ways this is an incongruous hotel, because while the rooms are dated in their decoration (although most certainly clean) and are certainly "country casual" rather than hyper-modern - which is definitely in keeping with the area - the food is top-notch and I can guarantee far better than one would expect from a 2* hotel in Wiltshire. Combine... More

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Mark & I stayed here again this year, after a great trip & stay last year, and were welcomed once again like we were arriving home Emma, Nick, Paul, Zoe and all other staff once again did everything to make our stay with them memorable, comfortable, happy and fun. Nothing is too much trouble & the rooms, service & food... More

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights in late October, apart from dated decor as some reviews have commented upon, dont judge this hotel on this aspect alone, the food is outstanding and the breakfasts are to die for, the people who run this hotel are very friendly and could not have been more welcoming, a must for people who are visting... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

We had a lovely stay here on Saturday evening with our puppy Sunny who was made just as welcome as we were. This really is a fabulous hotel which we cant rate highly enough. As someone else said the decor is dated but we didnt mind a bit as the room was spotless and really comfortable. Emma and Nick your... More

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Morecambe
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

If dated decor bothers you, then don't come here, you won't like it! BUT if you want a really friendly welcome and first class food, then you really won't go wrong. Dogs are made welcome here and there is even a convenient doggy field just around the corner. The setting is beautiful, the rooms are clean and the beds are... More

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Also Known As:
Shaw Country Hotel
Shaw Country House Hotel Melksham, Wiltshire, England
Address: Bath Road, Melksham SN12 8EF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Melksham
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Melksham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Shaw Country House Hotel 2*
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