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The Carpenters Arms

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The Carpenters Arms Motel Swindon, is on the Wiltshire/Oxfordshire border and provides you with quality rooms at guest house prices. In the country but just minutes from Swindon, Shrivenham, Wanborough, Blunsdon RMCS, Honda as well many other towns.Our reputation for quality accommodation, food and Arkells Real Ales has grown to reach the number one for accommodation in Swindon, on the biggest review site in the world, TripAdvisor. If you wish to stay Monday to Thursday you need to book early as we have long term satisfied guests who stay weekly. Why choose the rest when you can choose the best. The Carpenters provides an ideal haven for the business traveller or tourist seeking peace and tranquility. The Carpenters Arms lies approximately 3 miles north of Swindon and is ideally placed for visits to Bath, Cheltenham, Stratford-upon-Avon and a host of Cotswold beauty spots. If you are looking for a boisterous, noisy, over the top establishment, The Carpenters is not for you.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair access
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Family
Quaint
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Getting there
Bristol Airport45 mi
Eastleigh Airport46 mi
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125Reviews
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18Room tips
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Very good menu good selection and very friendly staff and a good atmosphere will definitely recommend you to visit . Plenty of parking and places to eat outside. And a lovely open log fire plus dog friendly.
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We have been using the carpenters for a cheap family restaurant for 9 years, after it changed hands it has been a bit hit and miss as regards to service, but we keep giving it another go as it's local and very convenient, however... we visited this evening with a group of 8 for a
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This is a lovely country pub with friendly, helpful staff which serves a very good breakfast. However the rooms are below average. They are extremely tired and in urgent need of repairs and refurbishment. The staff accepted our comments with grace as they are fully aware of the
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Had a lovely beef roast Sunday just gone. We didn’t have to wait long and it was a warm and cosy atmosphere. Friendly staff and they were so accomadating with my 2 small children. Will go there again for sure.
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Went for a Sunday roast - and it took for ever to get served - the food was average when it arrived but the service was terrible - almost two hours for a single course. It wasn’t particularly busy to be honest, so couldn’t blame the business.
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room 9
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Old but quite comfortable bed
Shower
Plush rail for hanging clothes and luxury TV
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"Ask landlord when booking"
"ideal as its just off A420 at Swindon as you approach from Oxford"
"didn't use the motel facilities - just the restaurant"
"All chalets are good"
"All rooms are very quiet"
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PRICE RANGE
US$69 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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the carpenters arms hotel
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandSwindon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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