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Wells Road, Shepton Mallet BA4 5FF England See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews cape cod room shuttered windows creaking floorboards old house characterful place warm welcome for sunday lunch small hotel the en suite bathroom feel very welcome comfortable bed on arrival perfect weekend a bit tired mini fridge pleasant stay one night stay
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

We stayed for just one night but wish it could have been longer. Lovely listed building with a warm welcome. Yes, there are creaking floorboards but so what? Good location, very well appointed pubic rooms and bedroom and pleasant, helpful staff. We were promised Somerset’s...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank plannerj
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We were met by a grumpy hotelier who complained about our late arrival despite being made aware of this by the hotel who referred us to his hotel and he proceeded to charge us with the room rate uplifted with an unspecified "late check in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
2  Thank Ronald P
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I have stayed at the Bowlish for the last couple of years during Glastonbury. As mentioned in other comments one of the owners is generally rude and dismissive however due to it's location and clean beds (despite the rest of the room being somewhat in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Emma H
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed my 3-night stay at Bowlish House, a period hotel full of genuine character with all the quirks and imperfections which frankly are all part and parcel of an old building. You probably won’t find a well fitting door or window in the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful old building and yes, the floorboards do creak, but it added to the charm of the place. We had an attic room, room 6, which was as I would have expected - not modern, a bit worn, but perfectly adequate and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank LadyBird74_11
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Description
Welcome to Bowlish House, your Shepton Mallet “home away from home.” Bowlish House aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after More year. Royal Bath and West of England Society Showground (4.6 km), located nearby, makes Bowlish House a great place to stay for those interested in visiting this popular Shepton Mallet landmark. Guest rooms include a flat screen TV. In addition, guests can enjoy free breakfast during their visit. As an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests, and Bowlish House makes getting online easy, with free wifi. During your visit, be sure to check out a popular Shepton Mallet crab restaurant such as Blostin's, which is a short distance from Bowlish House. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Shepton Mallet Prison - Jailhouse Tours (1.0 km), Kilver Court Gardens (1.4 km), and My Coffee Stop (0.7 km), which are some popular Shepton Mallet attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the inn. Bowlish House puts the best of Shepton Mallet at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$99 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bowlish House Hotel Shepton Mallet
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Bowlish House Shepton Mallet, Somerset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Shepton Mallet
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$99 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bowlish House Hotel Shepton Mallet
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Bowlish House Shepton Mallet, Somerset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Shepton Mallet
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"avoid attic rooms at all cost!"
597ronaldp
25 Oct 2018
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"Don't go for the family room at the top of the hotel! - Hot, noisy floorboards and very tired looking. ..."
emmah985
12 Oct 2018
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"Book early it gets full fast"
glynnis03
6 Aug 2018
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"Family rooms 6 and 9 are on the top floor and accessible by winding staircase. Might be a problem for..."
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17 Sep 2017
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