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Bowlish House

Coombe Lane, Shepton Mallet BA4 5JD, England
+44 1749 342022
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good13%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sea bass” (2 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Coombe Lane, Shepton Mallet BA4 5JD, England
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Very enjoyable afternoon with my family celebrating a Birthday. Food was excellent as was the wine and the staff were very attentive.

Thank 1944Somersetlass
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

Christmas menu with friends. First visit. Limited parking on site. Very nice property with ‘living fire’ in reception room and small bar. Good sized restaurant. I had turkey as main with various vegetables with cheesecake with berries as dessert £24.95 for 2 courses. The main...More

1  Thank Laura W
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

We booked this hotel as we were visiting locally. We booked a double room and it was very comfortable and clean. We had a lovely en suite with great hot shower which was good. The hospitality was really welcoming and friendly, with the owner wanting...More

Thank Dena004
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Me and my parents spent one great night here. The beds are really confortable, everything clean and details like a torch on the nightstand in case you need it in the middle of the night!

Thank Marinabbpp
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

We only stayed a night but absolutely loved it. We were made to feel welcome when we arrived and the room was fantastic. Yes, the floorboards are a bit creaky and the doors are interesting shapes but this is part of the charm and character...More

Thank ACJ67
Reviewed January 1, 2017

There is something immediately elevating and yet relaxing when you step across that Georgian threshold into Bowlish House - it is both chic and comfortable at the same time. New Year's Eve last night was a joy! Greeted by polished and friendly staff with champagne...More

Thank herbofgrace
Reviewed December 15, 2016

Our company recently booked Bowlish House for our staff Christmas party. We had a really lovely day which began with welcome drinks upon arrival, where we were shown through to a stylishly decorated and comfortable bar area. Christmas decoration was tastefully done throughout the house....More

Thank DatePalmDevelopments
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

Lovely small hotel, friendly staff and good food. Beautifully decorated for Christmas. Makes a nice change from a chain hotel.

Thank KarrieAnne03
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Stayed for one night only and would not return. Very noisy during the night, every floorboard and door creaked, toilet flushes and pipework etc very noisy and bed really hard, but the piece de resistance was the time it took to serve breakfast. Orders were...More

Thank unabletocope
Reviewed September 18, 2016

A very good choice for excellent food, especially if you are staying at this hotel. The wines were also good but expensive.

Thank Britrunner
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Questions & Answers
July 6, 2015|
Response from Leonard M | Property representative |
We would love to, but we are a small hotel and because of the risk of allergies we are not permitted to have dogs stay. They are welcome in the public rooms, but not in the bedrooms. The one exception would be if you had a... More
May 26, 2015|
Response from Leonard M | Property representative |
Yes we can accommodate a wheat free diet, but it is important to advise us of the requirement upon booking.
Beverly M
April 9, 2015|
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Response from Leonard M | Property representative |
We do have wheel chair access to our ground floor only. This would allow someone to eat in our restaurant, but they would not have access to the guest rooms which are on the first and second floors.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coombe Lane, Shepton Mallet BA4 5JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Shepton Mallet
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 342022
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