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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended spa today....do not go to pool."when I arrived swimming lessons and then every noisy aqua aerobics ......who wants to relax with that going on?r Also lunch venue...well a pub in a hotel...fine if you like football as everywhere I sat there was a view of televisions showing football...great if you love it but I do not!....felt uncomfortable eating... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at 4pm to find it boarded up. Mercure should have informed us it had closed, rubbish company. We had bought a two night stay with buya gift.com we rang them immediately and they were excellent found us another hotel immediately nearby. Mercure should ask buyagift.com for customer service training.

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2 Thank Paul J
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has closed its doors for good!! Staff were given a days notice that they were losing their jobs, not good! A good hotel in a nice location with an active leisure club, wouldn't have thought it was losing money - watch this space for a new house building site!

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cwmbran
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Arrived 8 30 at night for a 2 night break, bought voucher from buyagift a while ago and booked our break for anniversary and birthday weekend around 3 weeks ago . Disbelief as we finally found it due to road closure, that it was all boarded up, and a security guard told us it was up for auction. Even a... More 

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1 Thank sianwill4
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

It closed can't hold of any 1 any one we book for bank hoilday Mercure rubbishy company didn't ring us let us know or email and they have 100 hotels in uk not happy at all not good at all not good :( my girlfriend Xmas present as well

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

The place stinks! Just simple the carpets smell throughout, even whilst in bed! Staff were great, pool fab, breakfast good, carpets just rank. Simple review! Just read it's closed, can see why, shame as such potential! Even location is good!

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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

This hotel is closing its doors on Sunday 31 July and is in administration. We booked a weekend here a few months ago only to discover it closes on the day we check out. Staff are trying their best but it can't be easy for them.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Currently staying, but thought best to write review while here, as the staff are all saying about the hotel closing on Sunday - they say they were told yesterday (Wednesday). Yes, it is a bit run down in places but the staff are friendly, helpful, food tasty and location is lovely and quiet. Hopefully anyone who has booked gets a... More 

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

When I booked this hotel and Leisure - prices are competitive - I wished a pool and a gym. It has both. Used both and pleased too. However, the whole place does not get 5 stars because it is a running down hotel because it closes down at the end of October for good. Therefore, there are things that look... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Stayed here for one night and although I thought I'd made a mistake staying at a 3 star I was pleasantly surprised. Even though the hotel is in need of a spruce up and maybe get the carpets cleaned on the stairways, Staff at reception were very nice and friendly which sets you off on the right foot..... Got to... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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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
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The South Marston Hotel & Leisure is ideally located, surrounded by beautiful countryside set in a unique area whilst only a short drive from Swindon, the M4 and The Cotswolds, Swindon Designer Outlet & Swindon Town Centre. With our state of the art gym & 23 metre indoor swimming pool, as well as our health & beauty spa, we have some of the best facilities in the Swindon area. Free parking & free WiFi for all guests. We also provide great food and service whether in our dining area or leisure cafe. A hidden gem on the outskirts of Swindon, a hotel you will want to return to again and again. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The South Marston Hotel & Leisure

Address: Old Vicarage Lane, Swindon SN3 4SH, England (Formerly Mercure Swindon South Marston Hotel & Spa)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
Price Range: $52 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The South Marston Hotel & Leisure 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Mercure Swindon South Marston Hotel Swindon
Mercure Swindon South Marston Hotel And Spa
Nightingale Hotel Swindon
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Swindon
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