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Best Western Shrubbery Hotel

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Ilminster in Somerset provides a fantastic base for breaks. Visit this quiet market town and enjoy the stunning countryside that lies on our doorstep. Ilminster is a charming town home to medieval streets, independent shops and regular markets. It is a great base to explore the many cycling routes, National Trust Houses & Gardens that Somerset has to offer. Located just half a mile from the A303 and 10 minutes from the M5, the hotel makes a great base from which to explore the beautiful county of Somerset. Individuals, tours and groups of varying sizes are welcome – the hotel has 23 bedrooms to choose from in a variety of styles. The hotel has ample car parking with easy access for guests. Recently, the hotel’s reception, bar and restaurant areas have all been refurbished. The bar, lounge and Revival restaurant are open all year around. Enjoy a simple snack, tasty carvery or more formal a la carte dining. This 3 star Edwardian Country House is a great venue for small intimate weddings, large receptions and civil wedding ceremonies. The hotel's ballroom (the largest in the area) can seat up to 250 guests for a wedding reception venue and there are 4 licensed rooms where a civil wedding ceremony can take place. Guests can stay in one of our 23 individually furnished en-suite bedrooms. We'll get involved from the initial planning stages right through to the big day itself. Our aim is to make your wedding day as special as it can be while alleviating some of the stresses along the way. For all enquiries, please contact the hotel directly.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Smoking rooms available
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HOTEL STYLE
Historic Hotel
Charming
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Full view
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Exeter Airport26 mi
Bristol Airport33 mi
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All reviews lovely hotel lovely town short walk into town no lift business trip car park lamb lounge area ample parking very pleasant stay comfy bed large room large portions potatoes west country stayed here for one night sunday lunch
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

At first looks it’s a lovely place but the rooms are quite dated (we had a deluxe room, though with and need a revamp the sealant round the bath at present a large messy smear that has loosened! The TV was temperamental probably due to...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank CarolynScriven
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked 24 tickets for Blues Bros Christmas night on 13th December. The manager emailed to say that the band would not be able to perform as they had an 'accident'. I suspected this was a lie and contacted the band who confirmed that they...More

Date of stay: December 2018
3  Thank morgan45
Reviewed 2 November 2018

2 nights R&R and hard to find fault. Room was clean and well proportioned. Breakfast cooked to order and the coffee very good compared to some establishments. Staff were most helpful and attentive, when required to be. Bar was comfortable and prices very reasonable. A...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Tommyrocks
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Very nice hotel with friendly and helpful staff. Old style building with lots of stairs and no lift, but that didn’t bother us. We had a huge room at the top of the building so lots of stairs but it was so worth it for...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank kazzb2016
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We were upgraded to Room 7. Very nice room with 4 poster bed, settee and huge double bathroom. If they had a better chef it could easily get 5 stars. The breakfast was all precooked and kept warm. The fried egg was served swimming in...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank barbaralu2583ml2015
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David H
3 March 2015|
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We have 3 ground floor rooms, access to the hotel is from the outside on the level, and access to our restaurant and bar is on the level, I trust this the information you require Regards Stuart Shepherd General; Manager
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"Room 7 much better than room 8."
barbaralu2583ml2015
15 Oct 2018
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"we had room 17 it was lovely"
Jacquiwoodward
11 Aug 2018
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"Check air-con is working before you stay in hot weather Garden area great for a quite drink in the evening"
JasonH6271
13 Jul 2018
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"Don't go for no. 10 or the one with the fire escape running through it"
FionaBoult
18 Jun 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$99 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western tauntontaunton best western
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
BEST WESTERN Shrubbery Hotel
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandIlminster
NUMBER OF ROOMS
23
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