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The Speech House Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“courtyard room”(60 reviews)
“cream tea”(39 reviews)
“four poster”(51 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a one night stay at this extremely interesting hotel. Very warm welcome from reception staff upon arrival. Although a little tired, a lovely room in the courtyard with a four poster bed, which was very clean and quiet. Beautiful meal in the Orangery...More

Thank TraDer4953
Reviewed yesterday

Just returned from a one night stay. We stayed in the main part of the hotel and had a lovely room - spacious and clean and a proper bathroom. The hotel itself was full of character. Had the cream tea in the afternoon in the...More

Thank Schache
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were invited to a beautiful wedding yesterday (saturday) we have been here many times and had our own wedding here years a go, the new wedding hire room is nice, very modern however we were disappointed with the size of the room and bar...More

Thank icklebackacey
Response from peterhands, Owner at The Speech House HotelResponded yesterday

Dear icklebackacey, Many thanks for leaving a review on your recent attendance for a wedding. With regard to the new Edwin Tauber Suite I am slightly perplexed with your comment about the size of the room and bar. The new building is larger than the...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a find! Excellent staff throughout in all departments. The most dog friendly hotel we have stayed at. Dog blanket, bowl and towel, dogs were allowed in the Orangery with us to eat. The wine and food were both very good and we would return...More

Thank desmondGosport
Response from peterhands, Owner at The Speech House HotelResponded yesterday

Dear DesmondGosport, Many thanks for taking time to leave a review on your recent stay with us. Wow, thank you for you very kind comments, I am delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay and that my team looked after you well throughout...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We took one of the courtyard rooms and stayed two nights as we were visiting relatives combined with some sightseeing. Nicely appointed within with a very comfortable four poster! Attentive and friendly staff plus great food in the Orangery. A lot of history as well...More

Thank Rob H
Response from peterhands, Owner at The Speech House HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Rob H Many thanks for taking time to leave a review on your recent stay with us. Thank you for your very kind comments and I am delighted to learn that my team were attentive and friendly throughout your stay. I have passed on...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
$89 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$89 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (135)
Room & Suite (397)
Dining (34)
Amenities (6)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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bartonbelle
August 4, 2018|
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Response from peterhands | Property representative |
My head Chef Gareth will be more than happy to cater for your request. May I ask that you contact the hotel direct with your name and date of arrival and ask my receptionist to pass on your details to Chef. Best wishes Peter... More
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Mummybunny82
June 25, 2017|
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Response from gill h | Property representative |
We do offer vegetarian dishes on all our menus . If you supply us with your e mail address we can send you the selection available Best wushes Gill
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skener1404
June 20, 2017|
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Response from lesley w | Reviewed this property |
yes, they are allowed in the Orangery.
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Room Tips
"Room 40 in the courtyard, good size and quiet."
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"Outside rooms require a short walk to the dining room"
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"The quieter rooms are at the rear of the main hotel, the road passing is quite busy."
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"Good place for afternoon tea"
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