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Kenella House
Ranked #6 of 37 Minehead B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Netherlands
1 review
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“Fabulous b&b”
Reviewed 11 June 2013

We stayed for a week in this wonderfull b&b. It was fabulous. Loved the interior, so much details. All so very clean. Steve and Sandy are so wonderfull, always helpfull. Loved the breakfast as well.
I would recommend this home away from home to anyone!

  • Stayed June 2013, travelled as a couple
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Sevenoaks
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Reviewed 19 May 2013

Richard and I can only agree with the other reviewers. Kenella House is the most welcoming, warm and wonderful place to spend your holiday in Minehead. Sandie and Steve just can't do enough for you, right down to the mint humbugs in a delightful little dish which are replaced every day. The china and lace is just an added delight to a most comfortable and easy place to stay. So all we can do is to thank them so much. This is the second year running we have stayed here and we are looking forward to our third stay!

  • Stayed May 2013, travelled as a couple
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 May 2013

We have just spent 4 days at this location, Kenella House Minehead. Our second visit, and it was as last time a very good experience. We could find nothing to fault. Sandie & Steve are excellant hosts, and nothing asked for is too much trouble for them to provide.The location is good, within walking distance of town & seafront, 2 minutes walk from the West Somerset preserved railway! The rooms are kept spotless, the beds are very comfortable, and the breakfast excellent. We will definitely be visiting again.

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  • Stayed May 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 8 October 2012 via mobile

After searching for a hour around 9pm for somewhere to stay everywhere was full, we tried kenella house. The lady was very kind and polite we stayed for 2 nights, having checked in fairly late we liked the idea of no times to be in or out. The room was immaculate and the bed was so comfy. Little teddy bear between the pillows, just a extra but suited the room well. Lots of little extras like mints on dressing table, hot chocolate, shampoo Conditioner etc. All adds to the homey feeling off this place. Good sized car park really appreciated that our car was safe. The breakfast were amazing very tasty and fresh. We needed directions to a place and the owners were so helpful lending us a map and told us to ring if we got lost. When we returned the bed had been made and there were clean towels and cups, nice little touch. Was a great place to stay, happy friendly and well worth the price. Definately be returning soon!!!

  • Stayed September 2012
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Birmingham, United Kingdomingham, Alabama, USA
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Reviewed 20 August 2012

What can I say about this wonderful Bed and Breakfast. This is the sixth year myself and my parents have opted to stay at Kenella House for our family weekend away in Minehead. We can highly recommend the establishment. The rooms are very well appointed and scrupulously clean, I would challenge anyone to find fault with the accommodation. The thought and detail that have gone into the rooms is excellent, not only from the quality of furnishings available, but also the little touches like the fan (for those hot summer days!!), the extra blankets for the changeable British weather, cotton wool, complimentary toiletries, beverages, alarm clock and biscuits and wine glasses and cork screw. Not to mention the welcoming teddy bear! Also the thought to what furnishings to have in a late Victorian\early Edwardian establishment – no ultra modern furnishings but tasteful antiques. Once you have spent a luxurious night in the comfortable bed you are then over whelmed by the choice on offer for breakfast, fresh fruit juices, cereals, and fresh fruit just for starters followed by a choice of either a full cooked breakfast or smoked salmon and muffins. I highly recommend the full cooked breakfast which has very tasty bacon and sausages (all locally sourced). It is important not to forget to mention the Hosts, Steve and Sandy, as they are very friendly, welcoming and helpful – nothing is too much for them. Thank you to Steve and Sandy (and the teddies) for making this stay again a wonderful experience.

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  • Stayed August 2012, travelled with family
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Loughton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2012

We really enjoyed staying here - we were well-looked-after, and the position, near the sea, the railway and the town, is ideal.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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Stone, Staffordshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2012

I can recommend a stay at Kenella House. I stayed three nights whilst I attended the railway's Spring Gala and could not fault the accommodation. The room was well appointed and scupulously clean. Complimentary toiletries, tea, coffee and hot chocolate were provided. The bed was extremely comfortable. Breakfast was superb. After the usual offer of fruit juices, grapefruit, prunes etc., I indulged myself with the full English breakfast each day and was not disappointed. Very tasty bacon and really meaty sausages - I suspect locally sourced. All good value for money

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled solo
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Additional Information about Kenella House

Property: Kenella House
Address: 7 Tregonwell Road, Minehead TA24 5DT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Minehead
Amenities:
Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 37 B&Bs / Inns in Minehead
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Kenella House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
AA Four Gold Star Highly Commended Guest House. Elegantly renovated Victorian town house offering quality en-suite accommodation. Off road car parking. Ground floor double room. Short level walk to town centre, sea front and steam railway station. ... more   less 

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