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Taunton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free car parking, refund in bar, food was OK but very short staffed, only one waitresse who was very nice but quite a lot of tables for one person. Wait for food shorter than expected. Open and airy eating space.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Half Moon, Sherborne, a stones throw from the towns Abbey and the ideal place to meet up with friends or family for a drink and something to eat. Our recent visit an excuse not to cook. We both enjoyed a three course meal which was full of tasty prawns, a mixed grill where you could cut the meat with spoon,... More 

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Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Previously read the mixed reviews but was pleasantly surprised with a decent sized room, decent bathroom with a shower that works, good Real Ale, great food and friendly staff, all resulting in a pleasant stay giving good value for money, will return when next in the area.

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Antibes, France
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Centrally located virtually opposite the stunning Abbey, this place has loads of potential. The room was light and airy but unfortunately filthy as was the en suite. The inclusive breakfast almost inedible with over cooked sausage and very cheap, salty bacon. No offer of a second cup of coffee and overall the attention by management very shoddy.

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

I booked to stop here for a night to break our journey to Cornwall and I thought from looking at the website it would be a good alternative to the Premier Inns we usually stop at but except for the location (which was superb) I was very disappointed. In accordance with other reviewers our room was dated and shabby. Breakfast... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Friendly and welcoming staff in the bar but that's the good stuff over. We ordered lunches from the bar menu but waited ages for food to arrive despite the place not being busy. Another customer complained about waiting for their food which was then suddenly produced from the kitchen no doubt having been forgotten. The sandwiches were both good but... More 

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Sherborne, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

My friends and family are always going to the half moon drinking and eating and we have all enjoyed many good memories in this buzzing pub in the middle of my hometown. Since moving to Yeovil we hadn't been as often and had heard it had undergone a refurbishment so thought we would go there for my birthday meal. It... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We were booked to stay for two nights, but left after one night. Good location, but VERY dated and worn interior. Water makes on hallway walls and very dirty and worn stair carpets. Lot of smells and blown light bulbs. Staff seem unhappy and were hard to find during breakfast. No 'small touches' like would you like sauce with your... More 

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Having a free night in Sherborne as we were working nearby, decided to wander into the town to see what it had to offer. This is where we ended up! Despite the pub having the feel of somewhere that has perhaps been a bit vast, old and rundown in the past, it's evidently been done up rather nicely and is... More 

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Kerry H, General Manager at Half Moon Inn, responded to this review

Hi Just wanted to say thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback on our pub! Kind regards Kerry Hansford More 

Hamilton, VA
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Fancy a pint in the shadow of Sherborne Abbey? Half Moon Inn is the place for you. Located a block from the town centre it is a perfect spot to restore "tourist feet" and enjoy a local libation. We chose to sit outside at one of many outdoor tables, but indoor seating is also plentiful. The staff are friendly and... More 

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Kerry H, General Manager at Half Moon Inn, responded to this review

Hi Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your time with us Kind regards Kerry Hansford More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Half Moon Inn

Address: Half Moon Street, Sherborne DT9 3LN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Sherborne
Price Range: $106 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Half Moon Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Half Moon Hotel Sherborne
Half Moon Inn Sherborne, Dorset
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