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The Pilgrims at Lovington

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Located in a very quiet part of the world this is a great place to chill out. The rooms are tastefully furnished and have everything you could want. Nice touches are books and magazines in the room. There is also a tea/coffee maker too. The restaurant is excellent, reasonably prices but local produce cooked to perfection. Gripes that would probably...

3Thank keithY651
Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed 30 April 2014

We have now stayed at The Pilgrims some four times and thought it was about time I wrote the review it deserves. Jools and Sally are wonderful hosts and go the extra mile to ensure your stay is perfect and I think this is why we return again and again. There are five well appointed, tastefully decorated ensuite bedrooms and...

Thank Emau5
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We stayed three nights and really liked it. The room was modern and clean. The food was great. Especially the crab cakes and any of the cooked breakfasts. Lots of vegetarian options. Owners were very friendly.

1Thank Peter H
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2014

Delicious food, really delicious, and with a great providence - locally sourced and best available. If you love food this is a real treat. And the rooms are lovely. Very cosy bed, great bathroom. Everything has been beautifully thought through. Sally and Jools are warm and provide a calm and beautiful welcome. I really enjoyed our visit and, unusually, felt...

Thank robgraceisaac
Sherborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2014

Have just returned from a night away from the kids at the Pilgrims Rest. Absolutely brilliant. The place itself admits to being "not the prettiest", and I must admit my husband and I did wonder whether we'd made the right choice when we pulled up in the car park. Any doubts we had were soon alleviated. The rooms are not...

Thank Charlotte M
Putney, London
Reviewed 23 February 2014

The relaxed, warm welcome from Sally is remarkable because she genuinely will do everything in her power to make your stay comfortable but equally, if you want to be left alone and just pitch up for meals, that's fine too. Because the rooms are reached through the back gate from the car park you don't feel that you are disturbing...

Thank PutneyPippi
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2014

The Pilgrims at Lovington was a bit of a surprise to us. Perhaps because we had not read the website sufficiently carefully, we had been expecting a traditional country inn. In fact the original property has been extended to provide a line of ground floor bedrooms. Our room was very contemporary in feel. Indeed some might feel that it was...

Thank Halzephron
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Firstly, I would like you to know we are fussy people when it comes to where we stay and I am a very hard to please eater, as I cook and bake at home everyday. So, The Pilgrim was from our first step into the cosy bar with a log fire burning, a lovely surprise. Sally the owner welcomed us...

Thank Thebirds07
Winterbourne, UK
Reviewed 16 December 2013

We stayed for one night last weekend. There are two things we love about the Pilgrims. The first is that everything is done to the highest standard but in a down to earth, non fussy way. White Egyptian cotton bedding, bathrobes, a torch and umbrella for late night walks to the pub, saffron sauce at dinner, toast from homemade bread...

1Thank GrantWhittakerYoung
Wheathill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2013

Visited the pilgrims rest with freinds who where visiting thought we would take them out for a nice meal to a local restarant. This place calls itself " the pub that thinks its a restarant " a pub it is NOT " only bottled beers no draught. We found the lady behind the bar who we presume was the owner...

2Thank Robert C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pilgrims is a 4 star Restaurant with Rooms and holds 2 AA Rosettes. It's as relaxed as a country pub but the food is better than many a city restaurant - not least because all the ingredients come from 'just over the brow of the hill.' And the rooms are simply stunning, Egyptian cotton, king size beds, roll top baths and walk-in showers. The Pilgrims - the best of Somerset on a plate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Pilgrims at Lovington

Address: Pilgrims Way | Lovington, Castle Cary BA7 7PT, England (Formerly The Pilgrims Rest)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Castle Cary
Price Range: $158 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Pilgrims at Lovington 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Travellers should appreciate that this is a restaurant with (very good) rooms attached.”
 of 5 bubbles NickS307, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All 5 rooms are equally good”
 of 5 bubbles Ian Phillips, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face onto a courtyard and I can only imagine they are all quiet and would all be a good choice. room 2 was delightful.”
 of 5 bubbles Calcs, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms were well appointed.”
 of 5 bubbles Blen, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are beautifully appointed. Take your choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 46andrewf, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
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