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    Sopwell House

    Cottonmill Lane | Sopwell, St. Albans AL1 2HQ, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good25%
    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “spa break” (130 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed November 10, 2016

    We had a few days away on the south coast and arranged to stay just one night at Sopwell House to break up our long drive home. We were very pleasantly surprised to be offered a free upgrade as we checked in. This was in...More

    Thank cvselman
    Response from Derek H, General Manager at Sopwell HouseResponded November 21, 2016

    Dear Guest Thank you for choosing Sopwell House for your overnight stay and for providing a five star review. I am delighted you enjoyed our individually designed Mews Suites and their facilities. They are certainly beautiful and so I am glad you took the time...More

    Reviewed November 9, 2016

    The appalling service started with the check in process. They insist on taking a credit card to authorise £100 as a form of deposit which you only get back 10 days later. I do not have a credit card!! I offered my debit card which...More

    4  Thank NoelH251
    Response from Derek H, General Manager at Sopwell HouseResponded November 15, 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Sopwell House. For clarity purposes, our booking confirmation document which is sent to all guests when they make a reservation, highlights our check-in procedure and explains that a credit/debit card is required...More

    Reviewed November 9, 2016

    Stayed here in September, as a get away after our wedding day. All I can say is, is that it is absolutely amazing from start to finish. We stayed in a balcony suite. Cleaning is 10/10. Food is 10/10/. Staff are 10/10. The grounds are...More

    Thank MrsRose16
    Response from Derek H, General Manager at Sopwell HouseResponded November 15, 2016

    Dear Guest, It was a real pleasure to read your five star review of Sopwell House following your visit here in September. I am delighted that our dedicated team were able to exceed your expectations and I am very grateful for your fantastic review of...More

    Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

    This was my first visit to Sopwell House. The Hotel environment is very welcoming, a drink on arrival, a room with a hot tub, a nice comfortable bed, what more can I ask for. Started the evening with a body scrub, then an evening meal,...More

    Thank Sandra G
    Response from Derek H, General Manager at Sopwell HouseResponded November 15, 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your five star review of Sopwell House following your recent stay here. Your review was a real delight to read and share with our dedicated team, in particular Vince, Yannick, Paulo, Federica, Filipa and Giuseppi. Your comments were gratefully received...More

    Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here with two colleagues. For the price paid the accommodation was great - comfortable bed, very clean and a nice spacious room, however... the service in the restaurant in the evening was "rushed" and not to the standard you would expect for the prices...More

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    Response from Derek H, General Manager at Sopwell HouseResponded November 15, 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing your experience of Sopwell House. We constantly strive to improve our service offering and I would like to thank you for your constructive feedback which I have passed to our Brasserie Manager to address with his staff. We aim...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $181 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 129
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    • St. Albans
    • Also Known As
    • Sopwell House Country Club And Spa ,
    • Sopwell House Country Club Hotel St. Albans ,
    • Sopwell Hotel Country
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    peterthubron
    August 8, 2017|
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    Response from LAVISH888 | Reviewed this property |
    I dont recall seeing a television in the main bar built there is a "Pub" in the Spa & Golf Club annex. I would imagine that they would have a TV in the bar.
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    TheDr1
    April 14, 2017|
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    Response from Thomas G | Property representative |
    Thank you for your comments, I can confirm we are delighted to welcome children in our pool and our dedicated childrens pool between 8am an 10am daily.
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    Jamie N
    February 18, 2017|
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    Response from Thomas G | Property representative |
    Dear Guest I can confirm that all rooms are provided with robes. With kind regards Vince
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    "Bigger/split level suits:Bluebell,HeatherandLavender all have microwave.For a more romantic break I recommend..."
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    "We stayed in the mews which was very peaceful."
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