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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fifteen minutes walk from the centre of Hereford this professionally run hotel has much to recommend it. The Breakfasts are generous with friendly and helpful service and the rooms well appointed and noise free. There is off street parking. For those of us that prefer a bed that gently supports your back the mattresses are perhaps a bit hard and... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well my mum and dad and myself srayed here this weekend and can not fault them at all, rooms were spotless, staff were fantastic grounds are amazing. The beds are so comfortable. There breakfast was superb all local produce!! And rosies home made whisky marmalade was super fantastic! Well done to rose and bill on such a fantastic place see... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having stayed at Somerville House in 2014 I did not hesitate to stay there again. The B&B is within easy walking distance of the station and city centre (cathedral, restaurants etc). Rosie & Bill who run it are really friendly & helpful. Rooms are well furnished, there's a guests' lounge plus the rear patio/garden is available for guests to use... More 

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Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Rosie and Bill do a fine job here of running a great place to stay near Hereford city centre. Very nice room, with excellent en-suite. Breakfast was lovely, especially the fruit salads (they do full Eng too!). Afternoon tea in the garden when we arrived was a nice touch. The house is situated in an up-market and very quiet area,... More 

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Thank Rob A
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Lovely stay with Rosie and Bill. Spacious, clean and comfortable twin room. Tea in the garden on arrival. Double duvet on a single bed - fantastic! Clean bathroom with marvellous water pressure in the shower and lovely toiletries provided - white robe and slippers in the wardrobe. Breakfast was lush, fruit juice, cereal and yoghurt followed by your choice of... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Just returned from wonderful stay with Rosie and Bill at Somerville House. A tray of tea served in the pretty garden on arrival was most welcome. Our rooms were spacious, stylish and spotless, with plentiful fluffy white towels, showergel and shampoo. The beds themselves were irresistibly comfortable - only the thought of the excellent breakfast (and fantastic nearby biking roads... More 

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Douglas, Isle of Man
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We had the smallest double room for three nights, and that was great. The room was fantastically clean, very neat, and comfortable. The breakfasts were excellent - all freshly made at the time of ordering, and yet still efficiently provided. And they coped with the Coeliac-disease sufferer (gluten free) in the family perfectly. The comfortable sitting room is open to... More 

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Mount Lawley, Australia
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240 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

The attention to detail makes your stay special.. Here are pluses Quality linen Soft pillows Extra large towels A bath in the ensuite Proper toiletries The room has a mini bar of local produce thats Competively priced. The tea, coffee with fresh milk and fine biscuits. The breakfast was excellent with loads of choice. The lounge is comfortable and the... More 

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Thank Andrew M
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Pat and I have stayed at Hotels and B&Bs in the US and UK, ranging from the Hilton family and the Best Western range, to B&Bs in the Outer Hebrides.and we can honestly say that Bill and Rosie provide the warmest welcome we have found anywhere. We usually have a top-of-the-range room which excells anything we have stayed in elsewhere.... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Stayed over Easter nice hotel stayed in better not sure on reception lovely friendly young girl who was very nice and attentive but it I don't like being asked by I think owner while I was stood there what room I was in ....... As obviously she didn't approve or that's the impression I got

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somervillehouse, Owner at Somerville House, responded to this review

Dear Mandy, Thank you for your review. Am a bit nonplussed by your comment - I do apologise for the impression you received. I shall have to watch my 'disapproving' face in the future! Your review certainly shows how important first impressions are. By the way, I am a great fan of the young woman who booked you in, who... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Somerville House is a beautiful detached Victorian villa, dating back to 1895, in a tree-lined residential road, offering 'boutique' hotel style Bed and Breakfast accommodation, and blending the luxury and comfort of a good hotel with warm and friendly service. We have 12 en suite rooms, arranged on ground, lower-ground, and first and second floors, with free wifi available in all.The large superior rooms and charming top floor rooms, with interesting beam features, are decorated in a contemporary style, contrasting with and enhancing the many original features - the glorious tesselated entrance hall floor, tiny plaster cupid heads, and the grand marble fireplaces. 5 mins walk railway station, 10 minutes walk city centre, free carpark. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somerville House

Address: 12 Bodenham Road, Hereford HR1 2TS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Hereford
Price Range: $107 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Somerville House 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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