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The Somerset Arms

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I stayed here while visiting family and when we first arrived was happy with the greeting from the young male member of staff who was polite and friendly, we quickly ordered some food before being shown to our room to put our bags in before going down for dinner. The room was nothing short of filthy and...

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only stayed for one night as in the area on business but very impressed with the warm welcome and efficiency of the service on offer. Room was extremely adequate for my needs and although the furniture was a little dated it was more than comfortable. Only a thin spread over the mattress through which the springs could be felt but...

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Thank Weekend_Roamer1
East Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked for two nights as The Somerset Arms were catering for the Wake for my brother's funeral. All staff very welcoming, friendly and helpful. The food was excellent. I'm a coeliac and loved the fantastic gluten-free menu - the best I've ever had! No in-room wifi but available in the bar area

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Thank johnJ1352ET
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the belly pork which was great, very friendly staff and dog friendly as well. Good pint shame about the parrot (or the lack of parrot). Close to the canal so good for a dog walk to work off the lunch.

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Thank Lynne F
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I booked the Somerset Arms for a birthday meal. On arrival the place was warm with a nice log burner in the middle. We were showed to our table by a really friendly waiter, drinks orders taken and specials board placed next to the table for us. The menu is varied and good traditional food, however when it arrives you...

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Thank Mark S
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Very friendly people (Mick and Loran) serving very tasty Sunday lunches and excellently kept ales. Stayed over using Brit Stop and it was a great start to our half term break. Dog walks along the canal in both directions only metres away with field as well although dogs are better on lead here due to cattle. We will be back.

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Thank Tono88
bournemouth
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I had stayed for 3 nights on a business trip. Found the rooms to have no soundproofing at all, so I did not sleep well during stay. shower virtually unusable mostly because of restricted shower hoses and heads. Earlier breakfasts would be better. Food was good though.

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Thank paul b
Warminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We decided to have a walk along the Kennet & Avon canal which is just up the road walking distance within approximately 3 minutes. We hadn't intended to go to the Somerset Arms as didn't know it was there as along the old road from Trowbridge to Melksham through Semington. When we walked in we had a very warm welcome...

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Thank Marcus S
Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Had an evening meal with a few colleagues at the pub. The food was okay, but nothing special. I think for what we paid we could have expected a bit more. The stilton and mushroom starter was served on a burger bun. I had the steak pie for the main course which was more crust than filling and vegetables accompanying...

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Thank msteel2016
UK
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch and had a nice lunch but it didn't set our world on fire. When we arrived the bar was reasonably full so it's clearly popular and despite the small crowd we were dealt with promptly. The beer garden is fine but a little soulless as its surrounded by a housing estate and the carpark. Food service...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Village freehouse pub with comfortable clean accomodation.Lovely homemade menu and selection of real ales. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Somerset Arms

Address: High Street, Semington BA14 6JR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Semington
Price Range: $117 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Somerset Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Did not use the rooms on this trip however if they are a reflection of the interior down stairs I would not anticipate any problems.”
 of 5 bubbles Tono88, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are 3 letting rooms and although no wifi in the room there was free wifi in the pub itself.”
 of 5 bubbles 820julienv, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 was fine”
 of 5 bubbles jimbU8849UC, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“There are only three to choose from, all adjoined so I don't think there's anything to choose.”
 of 5 bubbles Journeyman4, 16 Nov 2014 | Read review
“All rooms similar as this was just a pub with a few rooms”
 of 5 bubbles GeoffW222, 26 May 2014 | Read review
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