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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 24, 2016

Four classic car owning friends had booked rooms at the Square & Compass for a Saturday night in March, prior to a Winter Tour of Exmoor the following day. We joined them for an evening meal, making a total of 11. It was a bit cramped around the bar for the pre-meal drinks and not a lot better for the...

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Chippenham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely couple of days away with our flat coat retriever. They make dogs very welcome and the pub has everything you need and the food is very good with large portions. Convenient for the jurassic coast half an hour drive. New rooms very adequate for our needs comfortable warm and clean.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 16, 2015

We visited this venue for a gig in The Barn. We booked a room as it was 120 miles from our home. What a lovely place, our room was spotless, it was nice to have two easy chairs as well as a desk chair. The bed is enormous and the bathroom spacious with a bath and a walk in shower....

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 6, 2015

We stayed overnight on Sunday to take in a gig in The Barn, which is the pub's excellent music venue in its own grounds. Our room was spacious, very comfortable, modern and very well equipped all round, couldn't fault it. We ate in the pub Sunday evening before the gig, lovely food and drink (especially if you enjoy real ales),...

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Bromley, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights this week. The pub is very old and traditional. Fabulous food and very friendly staff. We were made very welcome. The pub has lovely accommodation at the back. Our room was large and clean and very comfortable. Breakfast was included in the price and the "full English" set us up for the day. This was...

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Tamworth UK
Reviewed October 2, 2015

We arrived on the Friday evening for an overnight stay after a tedious journey in heavy traffic! This was just a stopover on our way to Cornwall the next morning. We were greeted by the very friendly and welcoming landlady, and shown to the room. It is so informal and very relaxed, key in the door and if you need...

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janetslow, Owner at Square & Compass Inn, responded to this review

What a shame! Looks like we will have to consider a ban on dogs. We are sure that as dog owners yourselves this will be a great disappointment.

Staines
Reviewed September 25, 2015

We stayed at the Square and Compass again recently: this time on a Sunday evening to go to one of the very popular music events in The Barn. This is a great place to stay: friendly staff, warm and cosy pub atmosphere, hearty well cooked food with lots of choice, and the rooms are exceptionally good for this type of...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 25, 2015

We stayed here last week and our experience was nothing but excellent! The staff are so friendly and helpful, the food was excellent. We had a Sunday roast followed by a full English breakfast. Our room was clean and welcoming had a TV and a large ensuite. We were at the pub for a concert in the barn. I look...

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 22, 2015

Stayed with a colleague on Sunday evening. Thing that hits you immediately is the smell in the bar. As mentioned elsewhere it's like damp dog! Makes for not a too pleasant eating experience. The rooms are large, bed large with clean bedding. Room sound proofed which is fabulous. However, the rest of the room is dirty. I understand that being...

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Reviewed September 17, 2015

It was our sons wedding which he and his wife wanted to hold here after plenty of research on south west venues. We've been a few times to sample the food but thought it might be useful to comment on the wedding side of things for those people thinking of using this venue. From start to finish the whole organisation...

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Square & Compass Inn

Address: Windmill Hill | Ashill, Ilminster TA19 9NX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Ilminster
Price Range: $91 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Square & Compass Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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