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Meryan House Hotel
Ranked #9 of 17 Hotels in Taunton
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 27 April 2014

The service received from the owners was first class. From booking the accommodation, the welcome on arrival and the breakfast. Lovely room, great shower and fluffy towels. I would highly recommend staying here and will definitely stay again in the future!

  • Stayed: April 2014, travelled with family
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MeryanMagement, Owner at Meryan House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2014

Dear Guest

Many thanks for taking the time to write a great review about the Meryan, we and the staff really appreciate your kind words, and look forward to seeing you in the future.

Cherry, Muffin,Dazzle

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Reviewed 23 April 2014

We highly recommend staying at this lovely hotel, over 500 years old and full of character. Our room with canopy bed was very comfortable. Beautifully cooked English breakfasts with a good variety of cereals, yoghurts etc. Cherry and Nicholas were very friendly and helpful, we needed to change some stirling to euro and Cherry advised us to go to Marks and Spencers in Taunton (half an hour walk or short drive away) where they have a currency exchange,a good tip.
Al & Sue B

Stayed: April 2014, travelled as a couple
1  Thank Sue B
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MeryanMagement, Owner at Meryan House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2014

Hi

Many thanks for your kind words, they are really appreciated, hope to see you back in the UK soon.

Cherry

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Reviewed 12 April 2014

Everything is possible with management at Meryan House Hotel! if they can assist you in any way they will - with a wonderful no nonsense attitude to it. I have stayed here a number of times, alone or with business colleagues and with my wife on one occasion and I am never disappointed, as a matter of fact, I am always very pleased and sad to go. Do they have staff in abundance at your very beck and call? No, but if that is what you want, go to a different place.
Her you will find history and charm oozing out of the fabric of every wall and corner of the building. You will have service also at extraordinary hours if you just have a little patience. You will get superb food made with local produce and served with a smile. You will find a well stocked wine and beer cellar and a bar with a range and quality of whiskeys and cognacs to die for served in settings that are true to the age and history of the building.
The rooms I have stayed in so far (coming up to 6 different now) have all been individually decorated using antique furniture to a large extent. OK, I am 6 foot 2 and the beds made 100 years or more ago were built for shorter people, but as long as it is a double bed, I'll just lie diagonally - I would stay here rather than any other place in Taunton - if they have vacancies, that is... And even though the building is very old the bathrooms works perfectly, with pressure booster on the shower to make sure you can get a decent shower or your tub filled in reasonable time.
The garden surrounding the property is stunningly beauty full and as the hotel is in a very quiet little village on the outskirts of Taunton, also a quiet place. This little gem of a place also sports a large parking place where you will always find room for your car. Whether you are a business traveller or a tourist, Meryan House Hotel will cater to your wishes - and when you do your booking, I recommend using the phone - it will warm your expectations to your visit and add that extra personal touch.

  • Stayed: April 2014, travelled on business
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Thank Ole B
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MeryanMagement, Owner at Meryan House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2014

Dear Guest

Many, many thanks for your kind words, it was really nice to see you again, and we are overjoyed with your comments, we try and give a quite, efficient, service, as we know, when one is on Business guests , like to be left alone, to get on with their Business.
Look forward to seeing you in the near future.

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Reviewed 6 April 2014

We stayed here on 4th April after my brothers funeral which was at the crematorium.The wake was 30 miles away in No mans land. But we came back to this hotel from reading the reviews. Cherry the owner was very welcoming and more than helpfull. We stayed in room 6 and my dad in room 5. We were delighted with the rooms very comfortable and luxurious. The on suit with nice deep bath with lashings of hot water. The sloping floors take a bit of getting used to,and no I wasn't drunk,but this just adds to the character of this grade two listed building. As evening meals are Mon to Thurs we were directed to the pub across the road. We were warmly welcomed there and Had a fantastic meal and service with good prices as well. we slept well the hotel is very quite and comfortable. The next morning we were treated to the most amazing service from Chloe and a fantastic breakfast consisting of grapefruit prunes cereals, followed by full English with thick back bacon eggs sausage mushrooms fried bread toms, with as much toast tea and coffee that we wanted.Would we stay here again, most certainly yes. One thing I would say is don't book through booking site. Phone hotel and book it's cheaper.

Stayed: April 2014, travelled with family
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MeryanMagement, Owner at Meryan House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2014

Dear Guest

May we take this opportunity, and thank you, for just taking the time to write a review, but an exceptional review is just outstanding, Chloe is over the moon and thanks you personally. we are delighted we came up, to and exceed your expectations.

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Reviewed 4 April 2014

A friendly greeting from the owner as we arrived was much appreciated. The rooms are delightful and the breakfast choices were great. Lots of fruit and cereal offerings at breakfast and the full English cooked breakfast with local produce. Dinner was very good with lots of choices and a respectable wine list. The building is more than 500 years old and beautifully preserved, but with all the modern conveniences. An easy pleasant 20 minute walk in to the centre of Taunton. Plus, lovely walks around the village near the hotel. We will certainly use the hotel as a base when next in the area.

  • Stayed: April 2014, travelled as a couple
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MeryanMagement, Owner at Meryan House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2014

Thank you for your kind words, we hope you have a safe journey home, and hope to see you again, when visIting the UK

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Reviewed 27 March 2014

We stayed at the brilliant Meryan on our way to Cornwall, are tired and exhausted, aftera 8 hour drive, lay on the bed and woke 4 hoiurs later (never slept in a bed so good) by the time we got back down to reception the kitchen had closed and the satff home, that doe not stop Mrs Cherry Clark from feeding you, she put together a meal to dies for in 20 minutes, home made soup, steak egg and chips wow wow and a bottle of red to wash it all down, LOVELY JUBBLY
Breakfast is a feast in the morning, there is something for everyone, and if you want a cup of coffee to take with you on departure, the best of the best is the Meryan and so is the owners and staff.

Room Tip: We had room 8 rather nice
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  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled with family
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MeryanMagement, Owner at Meryan House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2014

Thank you for your kind words, our staff really appreciate comments from our guests.

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Reviewed 24 February 2014

We stayed at this great hotel during the awful weather the uk had over the early part of February, we were attending a family members 60th, Birthday party, the owners and staff, are the most hospitable, I have ever come across, the Hotel is immaculate, the rooms decoratd to a veryhigh standard, and the food,is 5 Star we have booked another garthering of the clans for later on this year. Thank you once again for looking after us.

Stayed: February 2014, travelled with family
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MeryanMagement, Owner at Meryan House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2014

Dear Guest


We would like to take this opportunity, and thank you for your kind comments about our Hotel and the staff, we strive to ensure all our guests have an enjoyable stay with us, many thanks again, our staff are over joyed with your kind words.

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Additional Information about Meryan House Hotel

Address: Bishops Hull Road, Taunton TA1 5EG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Taunton
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Taunton
#5 Business Hotel in Taunton
#6 Romantic Hotel in Taunton
Price Range: £70 - £94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Meryan House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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