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The Schoolhouse Hotel

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Hook Street | Royal Wootton Bassett, Hook SN4 8EF, England
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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here 1 night as a stop over on business travels. The owner checked us in - incredible warm welcome. The rooms are incredible, one of the comfiest hotel beds I have ever stayed in. The room was very quiet despite being ground floor, facing the road, I had absolutely no issues with noise at all! Dinner was a bit... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for two nights as I had business in nearby Swindon. The hotel is a gorgeous old building, I particularly liked the dining room with its beautiful Windows and high ceiling. I was greeted at the door by Karen and Fred who were very welcoming. Karen was very attentive and always smiling! I had a meal in the restaurant... More 

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Northampton
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211 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

I really don't know what to make of this hotel as its better than average but not sure would rate as very good due so things that clearly wouldn't work for some people Booked in for 3 nights and met buy the owner and Fred the dog and very friendly welcome The room but dated with oldish pine furniture and... More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

I am still smarting from this place! Welcome? The dog was the most welcoming being there. 'School ma'am' is the 'endearing' name used by others on this site...'offhand dinner lady' more correct...write down your card No which they already have? Room-find it yourself...not easy when it has two names?!! Once inside-dank. Furniture-comedy 'great depression' plywood tat. If you're going for... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We booked this hotel through a site that frequently advertises on TV. The price was cheap. We soon found out why. Our suspicions should have been aroused by the hotel, after taking the booking, a few days later, asking for our arrival time, even though the terms say up to 10pm. Never experienced such a belated request before. We arrived... More 

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

We had a little break here last year when we went to the Luna Cinema at Lydiard Park. We had a beautiful, large, clean room and 3 course meal that was absolutely delicious. Can't fault the place. Also, such an easy walk to Lydiard Park, would definitely recommend it.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Booked the Schoolhouse Hotel at very short notice for a single night stay while passing through Swindon. Lovely countryside setting and a warm welcome from Karen and Fred in late afternoon. The room was comfortable and large but the television was a bit small to view from the bed. There are no tea/coffee facilities in the room but these are... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

We visited as a family of four for a family party nearby. Were very nicely welcomed and food was excellent, both breakfast and dinner. Rooms furnished in old fashioned style perfectly in fitting with the building. Just needs a bit of tlc in places but would definitely stay again.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

This hotel was easy to find. A warm welcome greeted us, check in was swift and efficient even though we did arrive at a busy time. Yes it is all quirky but a quirky that works really well. The room was comfortable with a king size bed; all on suite, TV in room, hair drier in room, ironing facilities also... More 

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Thornton le Moor, United Kingdom
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315 reviews
87 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Stayed here on business and could have given an average rating as easily as very good. From the outside its a real character building. It's handy for Swindon but not in Swindon so that's a real positive. This isn't your standard corporate hotel and for me all the better for that. You could easily find faults but I found it... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Schoolhouse Hotel is a small family run hotel in the Swindon countryside. The Schoolhouse Hotel and Restaurant is run in a comfortable and relaxed manner. Our food has a distinctive European influence without "pomp and circumstance". Seafood and fish, in particular flatfish are some of our specialties. Enjoy the comfort of our rooms and appreciate the company of your friends in our restaurant. We just look forward welcoming to you back. We enjoy to care as long as you care to enjoy! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Schoolhouse Hotel

Address: Hook Street | Royal Wootton Bassett, Hook SN4 8EF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Hook
Price Range: $81 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
School Hotel Hook
The Schoolhouse Hotel Hook, Wiltshire
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