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Maunsel House

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

From start to finish - the weekend was fabulous - Sir Ben and the staff could not do enough to help - nothing is too much trouble. we stayed in Barn Owl cottage which was had everything you would need for a weekend, tea coffee facilities ironing board etc fresh milk - small touches which made all the difference. Gorgeous... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a tremendous weekend at Maunsel Manor . The food was excellent and the service fantastic and Sir Benjamin the ultimate host. We stayed in an ensuite attic room which was fabulous with every requirement catered for . Thank you so much to all the team at Maunsel

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a treat to spend the evening & night @ such a wonderful place- Maunsel House is dreamy full of history. Greeted with pots of tea & delicious homemade cakes. Such delightful old but very cosey comfy bedroom right up the top of the house. Superb smiling efficient staff who made it all so special. Copious amounts of champagne &... More 

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Maunsel_H0use, Public Relations Manager at Maunsel House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments! I will be sure to past them on to the team who are always delighted to hear what our guests thought of their stay. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Michaela On behalf of Maunsel House More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We stayed here in Barn Owl Cottage for an event. It was beautifully done up Two double bedrooms. Generous size and ver comfortable beds Lovely huge bathrooms each en suite. There is a kitchen and sitting area It would be nice to have. A soft chair in bedrooms but there were plenty places For sitting and also benches outside The... More 

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Maunsel_H0use, Public Relations Manager at Maunsel House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of your time at Maunsel House! I will be sure to past them on to the team who are always delighted to hear what our guests thought of their stay. Hope to see you again soon for another stay or for one of the our events here at the house or at Woodlands Castle... More 

Exeter, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

We stayed in the Barn Owl building, on the grounds or Maunsel House Manor. Excellent accommodations for four adults with nice kitchen, breakfast room, bath was luxurious. We had an exquisite tour of the Manor and 14 bedrooms all kept in period decor, even down to copper bath tubes, canopy beds you name it , it was there. Staff were... More 

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Maunsel_H0use, Public Relations Manager at Maunsel House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments! I will be sure to past them on to the team who are always delighted to hear what our guests thought of their stay. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Michaela On behalf of Maunsel House More 

Dawlish, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We held our wedding here and it couldn't have been better. The staff were extremely helpful and nothing was too much trouble for them, they stayed in the background but were always there if needed. The venue itself is so interesting and quirky it kept all of the guests amused. Having the venue for the night made the whole occasion... More 

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Maunsel_H0use, Public Relations Manager at Maunsel House, responded to this review

Dear Allen Thank you for your kind words! We have received some wedding images and enjoyed looking through them and reliving your day. We hope you are enjoying married life and will come and see us at one of our events soon. Kind regards Michaela More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

My Daughter and son in Law, chose this venue for their recent wedding.What a day, well organised, great food and what a venue. You will be amazed, guns all over the bar, that you can pick up and pose with if you like. A full size stuffed bear, called Bertie, a crocodile with a German helmet on his head, where... More 

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Maunsel_H0use, Public Relations Manager at Maunsel House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments! I will be sure to past them on to the team who are always delighted to receive feedback. Sir Benjamin will love to know you enjoyed the quirkiness! Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Michaela On behalf of Maunsel House More 

Wembdon, United Kingdom
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54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

Maunsell was the venue for my Daughters Wedding reception and is an exceptional place which I would highly recommend. Booking the whole venue for the night is great so that a large number of guests do not have to worry about getting home and can relax for much longer. The rooms are all quirky and comfortable. Downstairs we got the... More 

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Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

Hello dear reader. On a rather sunny day in the holidays, maunsel house had a afternoon tea. This was muchly enjoyed by everyone. Thank you so much for it, The venue itself is lovely, strange setting but truly helpful staff. We will be returning.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

We recently attended a delightful wedding at Maunsel House, although we're not able to stay in any of the rooms in the house itself or adjacent accommodation. This is not a conventional hotel, more a function venue with accommodation for function guests. The house is an amazing place with hundreds if not thousands of items of antiques and bric a... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maunsel House is a magnificent 13th-century manor set in 100 acres of stunning parkland at the heart of a sprawling 2,000 acre estate, comprising of farms, woodlands, walnut groves, orchards, Somerset wetlands, cottages and ancient barns. Maunsel is primarily a luxury weddings and events venue. Exclusively yours for the duration of your stay, with no restrictions on how you wish to celebrate. Maunsel has 13 exquisite bedrooms, all with their own story to tell and character and some with antique four poster beds. At Maunsel we also have 4 glorious cottages, all fully furnished to the highest of standards. At Maunsel you cannot book individual rooms, instead you can hire the whole house and cottages for your use. The cottages are available for mid week holiday breaks - so should you be after a relaxing getaway we have just the place for you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maunsel House

Address: Maunsel House Maunsel Road, North Newton TA7 0BU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > North Newton
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Maunsel House Hotel Taunton
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