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Highwayman Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cannards Grave, Shepton Mallet BA4 4LY, England
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Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Shepton Mallet
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Szczecin, Poland
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is very basic, however it resembles all those UK-based movies. Fortunately no one got killed :-) Some of the rooms are without internee access and some are incredibly small (I was in room 10 which actually was pretty OK). The breakfast is normal, nothing to be fancy of, however try vege sausages instead of meat. They are pretty good.... More

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Newbury
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After the hotel next door had cocked up our booking, they managed to get us into this hotel The Highwayman. As we were in Shepton Mallet for a wedding, we were very apprehensive as we had no time to look for somewhere else if we didnt like it...but to say we were happy with The Highwayman is an understatement. This... More

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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fairly basic hotel, rooms at the front are quite noisy as close to a busy road. Breakfast was okay but we were not given any choice - the waitress just said we could have cereal or a fry up! The décor was very dated but seemed to be quite clean.

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I stayed here for 6 nights, arriving on a Sunday evening. As soon as I arrived, even before they had shown me the room, they wanted payment, which seems strange nowadays, but if it is company policy. What would have happened, if I was not satisfied with the room? The room was small, but acceptable and clean, with good Black-out... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I stopped here as it was very close to where I was working. If you just want a bed for the night that's fairly clean then this place ain't to bad, but the rooms are cramped to the point where it's difficult to even get dressed properly. My room had a few loose floor tiles in the bathroom plus a... More

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Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We were only there for 1 night for a wedding evening party near by. It was very clean, but the room was quite small, so I wouldn't have wanted to be there for a long stay. The breakfast was very good, so good value all round. Didn't have any other meals there.

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Fleet, England
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stayed 2 nights last Saturday and Sunday. Before going we requested a quiet room and got one round the back on the top floor - Room 9. A few people have mentioned watching out for the low ceilings before on the top floor. They aren't low but the roof slopes so you've got to watch out on one side... More

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Exmouth
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This hotel is about 2 miles from the Bath & West Showground so was ideal for the New Wine Christian Festival. Although close the main road we were not disturbed by the traffic. The room was clean and there was a roomy shower in the en-suite. We had dinner one evening and the food was fresh & tasty. Breakfast each... More

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Angmering, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

lovely pub, breakfast lovely and meals reasonable and well cooked. Room clean and bed comfy, but omg so very hot in there, maybe a fan in the rooms would help, staff friendly especially the lady who booked us in and does the lunch shift,( sorry didnt get your name) minor problem with the kitchen fans one night, but when i... More

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London
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This review is a pre-emptive strike. To explain, we were in this pub/inn tonight and overheard a very loud dissatisfied customer arguing (in increasingly loud tones) with the proprietor - something to do with getting a refund on his room. The owners were polite, calm and seemed to be dealing with this customer in a courteous way, but he was... More

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Address: Cannards Grave, Shepton Mallet BA4 4LY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Shepton Mallet
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Highwayman Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Highwayman Hotel Shepton Mallet
Highwayman Inn Shepton Mallet, Somerset

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