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“Super service”
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The Keep
Ranked #4 of 27 Yeovil B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Super service”
Reviewed 24 May 2012

Lovely welcome to a super room. Be prepared for offers of cake no matter what time you arrive! Centrally located, so easy to get to restaurants but there was no street noise despite being at the front of the hotel.

  • Stayed May 2012, travelled as a couple
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thekeephotel, Owner at The Keep, responded to this review, 8 June 2012
Thank you for your kind comments and for taking the time to review your stay, I'm glad you enjoyed the cake!
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Poole, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 May 2012

Along with family and friends we booked five rooms at The Keep for our stay this week. From the first telephone call when I enquired about availability, through to the moment we left, Isobel and her team provided exceptional service. We all felt they genuinely cared about making our stay as enjoyable as possible, and in fact they repeatedly went the extra mile for us. The bedrooms and bathrooms were spotless, comfortable and decorated with effortless taste. The hotel is centrally located in town and you can easily walk to a selection of local restaurants and shops. The breakfasts are delicious. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the Yeovil area.

Room Tip: The downstairs rooms are great. They are well insulated so do not suffer from any noise from the str...
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  • Stayed May 2012, travelled with family
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thekeephotel, Owner at The Keep, responded to this review, 8 June 2012
Thank you for your lovely comments, we were thrilled to meet you all and have the privilige of being involved in your special event! Thank you for the time you took for Lucy, she was absolutely over the moon with what you did for her.
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 May 2012

I stayed with my wife after a visit to RNSA Yeovilton. Although we booked a double room we were upgraded to the 'Tower suite' - which was absolutely fabulous, with a bath requiring water wings! The owner obviously has an eye for luxury!.

The location in the middle of town is ideal for restaurants, all close by. Breakfast is served in a small breakfast room and is included in the price, although a cooked breakfast is extra at a reasonable price. The staff are first class and couldn't be more helpful. Would highly recommend it.

  • Stayed May 2012, travelled as a couple
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thekeephotel, Owner at The Keep, responded to this review, 8 June 2012
I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, and appreciated the bath-tub! I tried to design a room that I would like to stay in and it seems to work! Thank you very much for taking time to review your stay, and I hope to see you both another time.
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 May 2012

I hear the breakfasts at this hotel are delicious....That's if you can drag yourself out of the luxurious bedroom,with the super comfy beds.(We Didn't make it)The owners of this exceptional hotel should be employed by some of our so called bigger chains,to create the extra special touch, that so many of them lack.Nothing here is overlooked.My only complaint, is the inability to put "THE KEEP" on wheels, and place it in every location that we visit.
Believe the hype.
.As we say in Wales..."It is LUSH!!!!!"
A big thankyou to Isobel for not cursing us when we'd forgotten our key.(At 2am...ish)

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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thekeephotel, Owner at The Keep, responded to this review, 23 May 2012
Thank you very much for your kind comments, you are encouraging me to think of expansion! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, its always fun for us to meet such lively and friendly people.
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 May 2012

Delightful little gem, very welcoming and well appointed. Brand new accommodation and decoration, the beds were very comfortable. Spotless with useful utility room for preparing your own snacks. Wifi available throughout the hotel.
Cakes on arrival ! What else do you need.
Well worth a visit

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled with family
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thekeephotel, Owner at The Keep, responded to this review, 23 May 2012
Thank you for taking time to write a such a nice review, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 April 2012

You must simply go to Yeovil to stay at The Keep! Everything was absolutely superb, I've sat here trying to think of anything that may have negatively impacted my stay, but I can't!! Whether it be the warmest of welcomes we received, the comfort and elegance of the room, the delicious cake we received on arrival, the gorgeous bathroom I had or the deliciously cooked breakfast we had on the last morning; it simply is impossible to fault. It genuinely felt like a home away from home, the owners and the staff should be commended and I'd like to offer them my warmest thanks for a fabulous 4 night stay! Anyone that visits Yeovil who does not stay here is doing themselves a huge dis-service!

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled on business
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thekeephotel, Owner at The Keep, responded to this review, 30 April 2012
Thank you for your very kind comments, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, even if it was for work!
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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Stayed at the Keep this weekend with my son, daughter-in-law and elderly mother as we were attending a family wedding in a nearby village. What a hotel, fantastic rooms, luxuriously decorated and huge bathrooms! The welcome from owner Isobel made us feel so at home. Lorraine could not do enough and went out of her way to make my mother comfortable and provide a fantastic breakfast!! Can't wait to return.
This hotel more than deserves its five stars!

Room Tip: Don't worry about rooms at the front, it's not noisy.
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled with family
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thekeephotel, Owner at The Keep, responded to this review, 25 April 2012
Thank you for such nice comments, it is so rewarding to know you enjoyed your weekend, and that you enjoyed your stay.
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Additional Information about The Keep

Property: The Keep
Address: 8 South Street, Yeovil BA20 1QE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Yeovil
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 27 B&Bs / Inns in Yeovil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — The Keep 4*
Number of rooms: 15
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Keep offers luxurious, comfortable rooms right in the centre of town. Well designed and spaciously appointed, travellers will enjoy the boutique feel to the rooms, the warm welcome and the convenience of having the towns amenities only a stones throw away With a variety of accommodation on offer from self catering to luxury suites we meet the modern travellers needs with the option of room only, continental Breakfast included or a traditional Full English, your preferences are considered throughout your stay ... more   less 
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