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The Mount Somerset Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
The Mount Somerset Hotel and Spa in Taunton, Somerset is a stunning Regency country house hotel, set in four acres of beautiful grounds. This grand dame of a building sits high upon her mount, cradled in between the Quantock and Blackdown Hills, affording guests some of the best views in Somerset. With its high ceilings, sweeping spiral staircase, opulent decor and a feeling of gentle elegance and luxury, The Mount Somerset has all the characteristics of a quintessential English Regency mansion. Well established as one of the finest luxury hotels and restaurants in the region, The Mount Somerset has won a host of awards including three AA Rosettes for outstanding cuisine and four red AA stars for comfort and hospitality, making it the perfect venue for a dinner, a weekend away or a wedding in Somerset.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Historic Hotel
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We stayed at the Mount Somerset Hotel, we booked the garden room with a hot tub, lovely hotel, nice grounds and excellent staff. Nice welcome on arrival, showed to our room, large, spacious, well equipped and beautifully presented. Hot tub was clean, quite new and boiling hot.
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Booked a classic room for a little getaway, and relaxation. Once we arrived we got a free upgrade to a Deluxe room with a private garden and hot tub. A very nice surprise, and needless to say we took great pleasure to enjoy the hot tub surrounded by snow and looking at the stars
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Stayed this weekend with Gem, it’s set in a great location Staff are really nice and helpful, really impressed We had lunch on the Saturday, and again the staff and food were spot on Breakfast was good, if portions are a little small, Gem likes a good portion and 1 Sausage
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In honesty, we booked into the hotel at the last minute tonight due to the bad weather en route to Cornwall. We have just returned to the room after a most excellent dinner. The menu was inviting, tasty and imaginative. Congrats to the chef and his team. And the staff were
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I have stayed at the Mount Somerset a number of times when doing business in the South West, and always wanted to bring my wife when we needed a relaxing weekend after working really hard for the past few weeks. It delivered in every way. Our suite was very comfortable, the
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The Henlade Room
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"go for the hot tub room if you smoke as it has its own outside terrace."
"Best views are from the rooms at the front of the house or at the garden side"
"Suites offer the best views of the grounds, have fantastic space and amenities and are well worth the money!"
"Rooms at the front have outstanding views."
"All rooms are quiet as this is located outside of town on a peaceful acreage."
US$125 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomEnglandTaunton
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