We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bowlish House

Coombe Lane, Shepton Mallet BA4 5JD, England
+44 1749 342022
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good13%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Coombe Lane, Shepton Mallet BA4 5JD, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (60)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Christmas menu with friends. First visit. Limited parking on site. Very nice property with ‘living fire’ in reception room and small bar. Good sized restaurant. I had turkey as main with various vegetables with cheesecake with berries as dessert £24.95 for 2 courses. The main...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We booked this hotel as we were visiting locally. We booked a double room and it was very comfortable and clean. We had a lovely en suite with great hot shower which was good. The hospitality was really welcoming and friendly, with the owner wanting...More

Thank Dena004
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my parents spent one great night here. The beds are really confortable, everything clean and details like a torch on the nightstand in case you need it in the middle of the night!

Thank Marinabbpp
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We only stayed a night but absolutely loved it. We were made to feel welcome when we arrived and the room was fantastic. Yes, the floorboards are a bit creaky and the doors are interesting shapes but this is part of the charm and character...More

Thank ACJ67
Reviewed 1 January 2017

There is something immediately elevating and yet relaxing when you step across that Georgian threshold into Bowlish House - it is both chic and comfortable at the same time. New Year's Eve last night was a joy! Greeted by polished and friendly staff with champagne...More

Thank herbofgrace
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Our company recently booked Bowlish House for our staff Christmas party. We had a really lovely day which began with welcome drinks upon arrival, where we were shown through to a stylishly decorated and comfortable bar area. Christmas decoration was tastefully done throughout the house....More

Thank DatePalmDevelopments
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely small hotel, friendly staff and good food. Beautifully decorated for Christmas. Makes a nice change from a chain hotel.

Thank KarrieAnne03
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Stayed for one night only and would not return. Very noisy during the night, every floorboard and door creaked, toilet flushes and pipework etc very noisy and bed really hard, but the piece de resistance was the time it took to serve breakfast. Orders were...More

Thank unabletocope
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A very good choice for excellent food, especially if you are staying at this hotel. The wines were also good but expensive.

Thank Britrunner
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

When arriving you made to sit it what can only be described as a old persons front room now this may be to others taste but not mine! You have a bar let people use it! After waiting 20min with out a drink we where...More

Thank simon m
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Shepton Mallet Hotels
Bannatyne Hotel - Charlton House
1,050 reviews
1.32 miles away
Best Western Plus Swan Hotel
1,000 reviews
4.16 miles away
Ancient Gate House Hotel
213 reviews
4.17 miles away
The White Hart Hotel
280 reviews
4.17 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
La Tavola D'oro
174 reviews
.37 miles away
Whitstone's Traditional Fish and Chips
323 reviews
.85 miles away
Blostin's
155 reviews
.47 miles away
The Hive
47 reviews
.35 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Kilver Court Gardens
224 reviews
.83 miles away
My Coffee Stop
24 reviews
.35 miles away
Hullabaloo Soft Play Centre
32 reviews
.30 miles away
One Craft Gallery
9 reviews
.36 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
aer2114
6 July 2015|
Answer
Response from Leonard M | Property representative |
We would love to, but we are a small hotel and because of the risk of allergies we are not permitted to have dogs stay. They are welcome in the public rooms, but not in the bedrooms. The one exception would be if you had a... More
0
Votes
olliemann
26 May 2015|
Answer
Response from Leonard M | Property representative |
Yes we can accommodate a wheat free diet, but it is important to advise us of the requirement upon booking.
1
Vote
Beverly M
9 April 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Leonard M | Property representative |
We do have wheel chair access to our ground floor only. This would allow someone to eat in our restaurant, but they would not have access to the guest rooms which are on the first and second floors.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coombe Lane, Shepton Mallet BA4 5JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Shepton Mallet
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 342022
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing