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The House near Bath

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Woolverton, Bath BA2 7QS England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews rowena and mike old rectory english wines the red lion pub games room mini bar pub next door stayed in the coach house country retreat fresh fruit friendly hosts perfect hosts amazing weekend short drive attic room loved this hotel last minute booking
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for one night after visiting the Bath Christmas market. Bath centre is 20 mins away by car. Our room was clean and had a lovely view over the garden and neighbouring field. Breakfast had lots of choice and was delicious! We ordered a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Monk_and_Chimp
Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 1 week ago

Hi Katie and Paul I'm so relieved to hear that the pizza incident didn't ruin your stay and I will certainly remember you for that. You were both very calm about it but as you saw I was very annoyed which is why I had...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay and highly recommend this place. The rooms were clean and very comfortable and the amazing hosts made us feel very welcome. Breakfast was excellent and everything was high quality. Very enjoyable stay!

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank bp21uk
Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 1 week ago

I can't work out who you are but thank you very much none the less. Although I'm intrigued, as I like to thank my guests personally with a personal message, I hope you'll take this as a heartfelt thank you anyway. Best Rowena

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose The House at very last minute and were so glad we did! Talk about a wow factor! It's an old rectory and looks more like a country house hotel than a b and b. The rooms are immaculate. The breakfast was superb (everything...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Gary_V_4355
Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 1 week ago

Very kind words Gary and I am sorry your stay was so brief also. I was rushing around like a madwoman at breakfast as so many guests came down at the same time so I didn't get much time to chat to you and Debbie...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to The House and, oh, how I wish I'd found it sooner. It really is the loveliest place to stay from the welcome I received from Rowena and Mike, who staggered upstairs with my luggage which was far too much...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Liz C
Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 2 weeks ago

Liz that was a phenomenal review and you went to the trouble of going into so much detail about everything! What really touched me was your observation of everything and the fact that it was obvious you liked my rather quirky designs. It's not always...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, this place is like a castle. Couldn't believe the grounds. Mike and Rowena are so personable, and inviting. We could talk with them for hours. The rooms were amazing. The bathrooms were completely tiled and high end. Best part was playing with...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank GregDemers
Response from Rowena_Mary_Smith, Owner at The House near BathResponded 2 weeks ago

Greg you loved my grounds as much as I do I think! It was the gardens which made me first want to buy this place as it is so rare to find such amazing trees and in such a rustic garden. A beautiful manicured garden...More

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About
Description
Owner operated quirky house for people looking for something out of the ordinary. Gorgeous garden with great views especially from the huge conservatory. Unusual Asian/African feel bedrooms with no wardrobes, More just pegs. A sense of fun is the theme and there is opportunity to meet and mingle with other guests. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Golf course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$137 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Woolverton House Hotel
Also Known As
Woolverton Hotel Somerset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath > Woolverton
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$137 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Woolverton House Hotel
Also Known As
Woolverton Hotel Somerset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath > Woolverton
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Family and Play Areas (1)
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KingAlexander1979
September 12, 2018|
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Response from landcruiserBJ | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus every 30 minutes from Bath Bus Station that takes you to within about 50 yards of the property. The bus journey takes about 25 minutes.
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July 31, 2018|
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July 20, 2017|
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Room Tips
"Room 9 is the one you want"
GregDemers
4 weeks ago
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"Room #8 had a nice view of the green field with the sheep and cows"
Bubulu
May 28, 2018
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"Quietest rooms would be at the back of the building"
607kriss
May 13, 2018
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"The coach house is perfect if you plan to come back from a late night party."
JennyC3837
Oct 23, 2017
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