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Penrith
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed here on a wet and cold January evening, my room was smartly decorated with a large bathroom, the room was comfortable with a real feather duvet and excellent mattress. The room suffered a bit from noise of the kitchen fans but I found the "white noise" effect soothing, if you go to bed early or find any noise...

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we booked in for two nights and as soon as we entered the room an awful smell hit us.We tracked it down to the shower and it was obviously a problem with the drain.We reported this and were told that they would investigate however nothing was different when we returned to our room after being out all day and arriving...

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animaldaytrippers88, General Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear colleenbickley, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for us. I am so glad that you have highlighted this problem for us, we have had time now to rectify the issue and im pleased to say that measures have been taken to put an end to it! You are quite right that sorry isn't...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here overnight on the 22nd December. Lovely penthouse room with a great shower! After a nine hour journey - horrendous traffic queues, the ambience, good food , pleasant staff and a delicious breakfast at the hotel made up for a somewhat stressful journey. Do I recommend -yes. Would I stay again - yes

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animaldaytrippers88, General Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear JAT262, Thank you so much for your kind review, im so pleased that you had a good time with us and i do hope that we will see you again very soon! Kind regards Pete Nicholas

Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I've been here many times since the refurbishment but this time was exceptional. We had the sharing platter Sunday lunch and it was absolutely magnificent. All the meats were delicious, potatoes gorgeous, crispy and tasty, vegetables excellent. I rarely eat Sunday lunch in restaurants as they normally can't compete in quality to my wife's brilliant example but to her great...

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animaldaytrippers88, General Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear Paul G, Thank you so much for your recent feedback on your Sunday visit to us, it's great to hear that you had such a good experience & we very much hope that you will be returning to us very soon. Many thanks once again Pete Nicholas

Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We only stayed one night at The George, for a specific local event, but we would definitely go back. The hotel is recently refurbished and the decor is lovely, very stylish. The room was very well equipped and very comfortable. The bathroom, particularly the shower was big. We ate at the hotel in the evening and were impressed that the...

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rasinkernow, Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear jeanievans, I'm so pleased that you found your stay with us so relaxing & enjoyed our breakfast. We very much hope to see you back with us again soon. Best wishes Pete Nicholas

Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We found the George by chance when looking for a stopover travelling back from Scotland to the South Coast. So pleased we did. It looked fantastic on the web site and lived up to the expectations. Very welcoming staff and a comfortable stay. Dinner in the restaurant was excellent - especially the Scallops. Breakfast was comprehensive and high quality foods....

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rasinkernow, Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear Hintonwood, So glad that you enjoyed your stay at the George, we are very proud of our breakfasts and it seems as though you really enjoyed it! I very much hope that we are on your list to return as soon as possible. Thanks once again Pete

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I stayed here at the start of November as we wanted a few days away. Having never been to the Cotswolds before we were blown away by the beauty of the area, particularly in autumn. The George Townhouse is a great base, not far to Stratford, Stow-on-the-World, Moreton-in-Marsh or Bourton-on-the-Water. Shipston itself is a pretty market town with some interesting...

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rasinkernow, Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear SerendipityForever, Thank you so much for your great review, it really does sound like you had a great stay and enjoyed your time in the area. I will pass your comments on to the rest of the team here and we very much hope to see you again soon! Thanks again Pete

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Lovely decor with generous portions . Just needed to be a bit warmer ( food ) , but all in all an enjoyable experience with lovely company. Will use again as our friends have before. Keep it up and your do well. Very smart staff.

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rasinkernow, Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear Brainmike01789, Thank you very much for your very kind review, i am sorry that you thought the food could have been hotter nut glad that you and your friends were still impressed. We very much hope to see you again in the near future. Many thanks Pete

Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic hotel with great food, staff, and beautifully designed rooms. An absolute pleasure to stay here. I stay in hotels 2-3 nights per week and this is the best place I've stayed for a while. Highly recommended.

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rasinkernow, Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear Joeyjoejoe99, From a seasoned traveler, that is a real compliment, thank you so much! I am really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your return. Thanks again Pete Nicholas

Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I normally write long reviews but with the George Town House it's a lot too simple. The rooms and restaurant are beautifully decorated and are very clean. The breakfast is excellent and the service was really friendly and professional. The location was perfect for Stratford Upon Avon and the Cotswolds. I can therefore recommend that the george town house is...

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rasinkernow, Manager at The George Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear Jonathan B,# Short but sweet! Thank you so much for your review, we look forward to seeing you again soon! Pete

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The George has been around for as long as anyone can remember, but in early 2016 it was been treated to a huge makeover including all 15 en-suite bedrooms. Standing proudly in the centre of Shipston High Street, it still remains as the tallest building on the street at three and a half stories. We describe the look as modern yet sympathetic to it's late 18th century features with a feel of casual elegance about it. All the rooms are decorated to a high standard, offering a comfy place to stay. Their sophisticated simplicity gives them a luxurious feel. They all have en-suite bathrooms and breakfast is always included. The ground floor of the George Townhouse is spacious, and our extensive menu covers all meal times. Call in at the start of the day and enjoy a freshly cooked Full English breakfast in the parlour, or pop into our garden room to sample a sharing board and glass of wine over lunch. In the evening treat yourself to a steak in the pantry, sourced from Todenham Manor Farm just 4 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The George Townhouse

Address: 8 High Street, Shipston-on-Stour CV364AJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Shipston-on-Stour
Price Range: £76 - £116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The George Townhouse 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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The George Townhouse Shipston-On-Stour, Warwickshire
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