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The Old Bell Hotel

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05/08/2017 05/09/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel was a beautiful building. Room was ok. Bed looked nice but the mattress was so hard that we hardly slept. We both woke up with bad backs. The room was clean and tidy as was the bathroom. Good location. Breakfast was very good. Lots of choice and very good quality.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a complete rip off. 16.95 per head and we had 2 badly chipped tea pots, flat sparkling water, dirty crockery , dry sandwiches , hard scones, shop bought mini cakes 2 of which were actually chocolates. No napkins , no tablecloth, no China, bad service and tatty surroundings. The manager actually admitted that it was very expensive for what...

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff and facilities of this hotel were excellent. We had a celebratory meal and the service and food was very very good. The rooms we all had were clean and comfortable and the support we were given for our family get together was brilliant.

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gem! Came across this hotel whilst visiting Malmesbury and decided to stay the night. Stayed in room 32 in courtyard, The room has two rooms plus bathroom. Double bed in one room and bed-settee in the other room, both with flat screen TV. The room was very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was good with a great selection. The...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little room (albeit looking onto a car park!) with all amenities. Lovely dinner and also wonderful breakfast. Staff could definitely have been more friendly (lady on the desk not particularly happy that I asked if she could call me a taxi) and enthusiastic and prices are high for what you get... but much much better than competitors up the...

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Bounemouth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Malmsbury for the day on Friday and stopped here for lunch. It was a quiet and sunny day and we sat looking out over the Abbey green while we enjoyed a surprisingly delicious light meal. Sometimes you happen upon a fantastic chef. Whoever cooked our food was a class act. We were served by a charming young...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good lunch enjoyed by all the family. After starters we all selected from the Roast menu. Beef, lamb and pork we're all good and served with a selection of veg. Deserts were sweet and light, just right. The service was attentive and overall about £30 a head good value.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Our base for the races in Cheltenham. This was a restaurant that our friends had used before. They were disappointed and in some ways so were we. Our room was lovely - a decent living room and separate bedroom. The bathroom was small but well equipped. Service in the bar was ok. Breakfast was very good. The furniture in the...

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Malmesbury
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

Four of us went for an evening meal. Can't fault the staff or the food. Both were excellent. Had the pork risotto, best risotto I've ever had. The lamb and mint pie was also very good. The staff are unobtrusive but very helpful. Only criticism? - shame the restaurant hasn't been renovated in keeping with a fantastically old hotel. There...

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Plenty of parking in a car crammed English market town led us to stay for lunch on a day trip to Malmesbury! Glad we did! Fish perfectly cooked, lovely dessert, too! Very relaxing, with freedom to choose to sit in comfort anywhere in the hotel. Made very welcome!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The Old Bell Hotel

Address: Abbey Row, Malmesbury SN16 0BW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Malmesbury
Price Range: $147 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Bell Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Classic Hotel Old Bell
Classic Hotel Malmesbury
Malmesbury Classic Hotel
The Old Bell Hotel Malmesbury, England
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“Have rooms to suit all needs”
annandphil2017, 1 week ago | Read review
“The rooms in the courtyard were lovely and quiet.”
PantoBabe, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“I believe there are only 5 rooms in the older part of hotel and others are more modern”
michellebS1604UE, Feb 24, 2017 | Read review
“there is a modern annex. Be sure to specify if you don't want that”
TerryJ685, Feb 1, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an upgraded room”
Teresanicol, Jan 27, 2017 | Read review
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