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The Bateman Arms

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Certificate of Excellence
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Shobdon HR6 9LX England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair access
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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All reviews the pub owners and staff warm welcome trout stable block presented beautifully sunday lunch triple room both nights compliments to the chef new chef complimentary toiletries main building peas lovely food great beer set us up for the day
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Norm and Tracy for a wonderful meal . I wanted the trout but was unsure about the bones but the waitress said she would fillet it for me and she did and it was delicious. We ended up having a three course meal...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank rachaell329
Response from Tracy F, Owner at The Bateman ArmsResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review and glad you enjoyed your visit here.

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to stay. Little travel from where we’re meant to be but worth the short drive. Great room, excellent breakfast and a nice bar to relax in. Friendly environment and the owners are all round great people. Will defiantly be visiting again!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Joe T
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Thursday 26th July 18, my husband and I arrived at The Bateman Arms, which had once been a coaching inn around 6.00pm. We were staying for a three night break, and was given a warm welcome by Simon and Tracy, who own the pub. We...More

Date of stay: July 2018
4  Thank Carol B
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Whilst staying nearby in Pembridge we searched for a nice pub with a beer garden so we could visit with our dogs on a warm August evening .. on enquiring as to wether they would be allowed in we were told yes . We settled...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank gillsmith821
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We were fortunate to find the Bateman Arms whilst looking for an overnight stop travelling between northern England and Cardiff. I have lost count of the number of times we have stayed here. Simon and Tracey are wonderful hosts and always make us feel welcome.There...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank LancashireGilly
Response from Tracy F, Owner at The Bateman ArmsResponded June 23, 2018

Gill thanks for the glowing review. Couldn't have written it better myself!.

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Description
The Bateman Arms is an 18th Century, three storey coaching inn situated in the small village of Shobdon in the unspoilt County of Herefordshire, just a few miles from the Welsh Border.The Bateman Arms has three More main guest rooms situated on the first floor. These are furnished in traditional style, equipped with modern conveniences such as digital television, WIFI internet access and ensuite bath or shower. In addition there are tea and coffee making facilities, supplied bath robes and hair dryer. In the 'Coach House' we have a further six rooms offering a more contempory style yet the same, high quality facilities. Two of our rooms can be used as family rooms providing comfortable accommodation for up to two adults and two children. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$107 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Shobdon
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$107 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Shobdon
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Traveler (26)
Dining (8)
Room & Suite (7)
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"There are ground floor rooms available. The accommodation is separate from the main Inn, so always quiet."
LancashireGilly
Jun 22, 2018
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"Ground floor rooms safe best if you have a dog."
brandoBrittany
Mar 24, 2018
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"All excellent"
LiniDee
Dec 27, 2017
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"Just ask the staff they are always happy to help."
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Aug 27, 2017
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