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Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Blunsdon
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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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“Superb hotel”
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Large hotel on the outskirts of Swindon. On arrival the staff were very polite and helpful, our room was great, very clean and a good size. All the usual facilities, tea and coffee making, including a teapot for the tea and a filter coffee maker, with sachets of ground coffee, unusual and very nice.
The 3 course buffet dinner in the restaurant was first class, everything was cooked properly and very tasty and hot, the service was excellent, same to be said of the breakfast the following day after a comfortable and quiet night's sleep.
Would certainly recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank Ian W
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Blunsdon, Owner at Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review, 23 April 2014
Dear Ianwatsons1952,

Thank you for posting such a complimentary review of Blunsdon House Hotel. We are glad to see that you enjoyed both the food and an accommodation. Its also nice to see that you enjoyed the in-room coffee machine and teapot - one of the little flourishes that we like to think sets us apart from our rank and file competitors!

We look forward to welcoming you back to Blunsdon House again soon.

Kind regards

Chris Clifford
Ownership Family
For Blunsdon House Hotel Ltd
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Reviewed 24 March 2014

My husband booked an impromptu stay on Sat 22nd March as a birthday treat. On check in new were upgraded free of charge to a lovely Pavilion room overlooking the golf course. We ate in the bar and the food and drinks were both very reasonable and high quality. Breakfast offered a huge choice and the staff were very attentive and friendly. Perfect base for exploring Cirencester and The Cotswolds.

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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Blunsdon, Owner at Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review, 23 April 2014
Dear Kenzedlady,

Thank you for you kind comments and glowing report of Blunsdon House. We are delighted that you enjoyed your celebration with us and that your upgrade was well received. We hope the next time your family is planning an impromptu treat we will be at forefront of your mind and until such a time wish you all the best.

Kind regards

Chris Clifford
Ownership Family
For Blunsdon House Hotel Ltd
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 March 2014

Arrived just after check in time, staff friendly, courteous and very helpful. Most of the holtel was OK, parts of the dining area were "dated" but the rest of the place was very good. On our first night we booked a meal in the carvery, we had to move because a light was flickering next to us. Not a problem, while we went and got our main course all the moving was done for us. Food was excellent including the breakfasts, something simple that so many hotels get so wrong. We had to move room after a couple of days as the shower stopped working, again all our clothing and bags were transferred without a fuss, and the second room was bigger, king size bed etc.
Standard of cleanliness very good, the bath room was excellent in both rooms. Only the weather was a bit iffy! Can't blame the hotel for that though.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Blunsdon, Owner at Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review, 23 April 2014
Dear Catface1960,

Thank you for posting a review of Blunsdon House Hotel. Please accept our apologies for the problem you encountered with your shower during your time with us, the Aqualisa Digital Quartz units we use are (normally) exceptionally reliable and offer an absolutely fantastic guest experience. We are glad to read that the duty management team at the time of your stay was able to resolve this “hiccup” swiftly and to your satisfaction and that you enjoyed your stay as a whole.

You may also be glad to know that Christopher's restaurant will soon be undergoing significant renovation and that we have an exciting new concept lined up. You can rest assured that we receive at least 1-2 days of glorious sunshine in Swindon annually - you will simply have to visit more frequently to increase you chances of successfully catching it. Until then we will keep the umbrella's at the ready and wish you safe travels.

Kind regards

Chris Clifford
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Reviewed 17 March 2014

This is the 3rd year we have returned to stay here when we go to the Cheltenham festival.Check in was quick and easy. The staff were extremely friendly and welcoming throughout our entire stay. The rooms are spacious, clean and tidy. The WiFi has improved from last year and can now be accessed throughout the whole hotel without it dropping off. The bar service is excellent and would highly recommend the food to anyone staying here.Would like to thank Stavos and his staff for looking after us for food and drinks for the week. We will definitely be back to stay here next year!

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with friends
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Thank kautostar001
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Blunsdon, Owner at Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review, 23 April 2014
Dear Kautostar001,

Thank you for taking the time and effort to post a review here at Trip advisor. We are glad to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are particularly pleased that you found our new Ruckus “fast and free” Wifi to be an improvement over the old system. We are constantly reinvesting in our product and the new system represents some of the best technology on the market.

Your kind comments have been passed on to Stamos and we very much forward to seeing you at next year's Cheltenham festival.


Warm regards

Chris Clifford
Ownership family
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2014

It was a last minute book that I did at this hotel but I am so glad I did. This place is a little peace of quiet away from the main drag but not that far from Swindon and the main road and motorway. Check in was quick and easy and the room absolutely gorgeous, clean tidy and beautifully decorated, just what was needed after a long day!

After a quick bath, it was time for pre-dinner drinks and the chap behind the bar was extremely pleasant and helpful and well turned out. The lady that showed us to our table ( I can't remember her name but she was a cracker!) looked after us superbly and chatted in a very friendly way. The food was superb and the wine complimented it fabulously.

The bed was so comfy that when my alarm call came at five I did not want to get up! Overall, I would recommend this hotel to anyone. the only negative would be that I didn't get time to enjoy the gym!

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled on business
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Thank Michping
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Blunsdon, Owner at Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review, 23 April 2014
Dear Michping,

Thank you for taking the time to share your opinion of Blunsdon House with all here at Trip advisor. It is gratifying to read that you enjoyed all of the various aspects of your stay and hopefully we can look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Until such a time, the Cybex treadmills will be waiting!

Kind regards

Chris Clifford
Ownership family
For Blunsdon House Hotel Ltd.
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Property: Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection
Address: | The Ridge, Blunsdon, Swindon SN26 7AS, England (Formerly Best Western Plus Swindon Blunsdon House Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon > Blunsdon
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Blunsdon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Blunsdon House Hotel, BW Premier Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 108
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Set in extensive private grounds of 30 acres with stunning views across to the Vale of the White Horse and the Cotswold escarpment. This very comfortable 116 en-suite, 4 Star, family owned and run hotel offers two restaurants, three bars, air-conditioning and executive room upgrades available. With extensive leisure facilities including indoor pool, 9 hole Par 3 golf course, beauty salon and much more. We are an ideal hotel for both business and leisure. ... more   less 
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