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The George Townhouse

8 High Street, Shipston on Stour CV36 4AJ England
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#1 of 2 hotels in Shipston on Stour
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The George has been around for as long as anyone can remember, but in early 2016 it was been treated to a huge makeover including all 15 en-suite bedrooms. Standing proudly in the centre of Shipston High Street, it still remains as the tallest building on the street at three and a half stories. We describe the look as modern yet sympathetic to it's late 18th century features with a feel of casual elegance about it. All the rooms are decorated to a high standard, offering a comfy place to stay. Their sophisticated simplicity gives them a luxurious feel. They all have en-suite bathrooms and breakfast is always included. The ground floor of the George Townhouse is spacious, and our extensive menu covers all meal times. Call in at the start of the day and enjoy a freshly cooked Full English breakfast in the parlour, or pop into our garden room to sample a sharing board and glass of wine over lunch. In the evening treat yourself to a steak in the pantry, sourced from Todenham Manor Farm just 4 miles away.
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Free parking
Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
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Flatscreen TV
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Hair dryer
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darrenah wrote a review Jul 2020
Banbury, United Kingdom264 contributions112 helpful votes
This place has the best atmosphere in the town, staff are excellent, so attentive and the food is absolutely superb! We had a Sunday roast (chicken supreme) everything was top notch, a gravy to die for! Thoroughly recommend and definitely well worth a visit! Thanks loads x
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Date of stay: July 2020
1 Helpful vote
Response from George Managemnt , General Manager at The George Townhouse
Responded Jul 19, 2020
Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you as our guests and I very much hope that we see you again soon.
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GrandTour427240 wrote a review Mar 2020
2 contributions
A group of us (6) had lunch here on Monday 9th. We were served by Akira who was very helpful and provided excellent service. There is an extensive menu and the food was good except for the steak sandwich which was a bit on the chewy side. Would certainly recommend The George Townhouse.
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Date of stay: March 2020
Response from GeorgeTownhouse1, Manager at The George Townhouse
Responded Mar 16, 2020
Hi there, Thank you for your review, feedback like yours is very constructive and helpful as we can address the issue you had with the steak sandwich whilst also praising the member of staff who served you! I can only apologise for the chewiness of your steak sandwich and we will investigate this with the kitchen team. We hope you come back soon to give us another go. Thanks, Management
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Byrne518 wrote a review Mar 2020
Solihull, United Kingdom121 contributions103 helpful votes
Visited here yesterday with the family, just the most phenomenal meal we’ve ever had! We all opted for a Sunday dinner, both beef and chicken, everything was cooked to perfection, the beef required no chewing, cooked to perfection pink and so tasty. The veg was unbelievably fresh and served with the perfect amount of gravy. The accompanying red cabbage was also so flavoursome, could t fault anything with the meals. The sticky toffee pudding finished me off, the texture, consistency and flavour was outstanding. Only criticism is I don’t think the ice cream should be put into the skillet/ pan it came to the table on As was melted by the time it came to eating it but it didn’t matter too much as was like eating it with cream as opposed to ice cream. The waitresses were all so
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Date of stay: March 2020
Response from GeorgeTownhouse1, Manager at The George Townhouse
Responded Mar 16, 2020
Hello there, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are very proud of our Sunday roasts and feedback like this makes all our hard work worthwhile! We hope you visit again very soon, Thanks, Management
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john1bgood wrote a review Mar 2020
3 contributions
A very warm welcome on arrival. Stayed in a deluxe double room. Lovely room, very comfortable bed, super spacious bathroom with deep rolltop bath and huge walk-in shower. Lovely selection of teas and a Nespresso Coffee machine. Very nice Breakfast cooked to order in the morning.
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Date of stay: March 2020
Response from GeorgeTownhouse1, Manager at The George Townhouse
Responded Mar 16, 2020
Hi there, Thank you very much for your review, I'm glad to hear you had a great stay in the hotel and enjoyed the amenities in the room and our wonderful breakfast. I will pass your compliments onto our breakfast chef! We hope to see you back again soon! Thanks, Management
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Zebroski wrote a review Feb 2020
Newport, United Kingdom75 contributions47 helpful votes
Classic room well decorated with modern fittings. Lovely bar, great food and excellent helpful staff. It’s a pleasant little town with a few nice shops but it’s very small - so you can walk it all in an hour or two. Good base for the area though. Highly recommended.
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Date of stay: February 2020
Response from GeorgeTownhouse1, Manager at The George Townhouse
Responded Feb 26, 2020
Thank you so much for your review, we're glad you had a lovely time with and enjoyed everything Shipston had to offer! We hope to see you again soon!
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