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The Carpenters Arms

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Old Vicarage Lane South Marston, Swindon SN3 4ST England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews south marston the pub ceiling fan sunday roast the portion size ham egg and chips real ale chilli con carne an evening meal friendly welcome pudding stayed for nights cooked breakfast blackboard marstons ales chalet
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Very good menu good selection and very friendly staff and a good atmosphere will definitely recommend you to visit . Plenty of parking and places to eat outside. And a lovely open log fire plus dog friendly.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Keith J
Response from The_Claires, Manager at The Carpenters ArmsResponded December 14, 2018

Thank you for your comments and we are really pleased you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again in the future. Clare and Claire.

Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

We have been using the carpenters for a cheap family restaurant for 9 years, after it changed hands it has been a bit hit and miss as regards to service, but we keep giving it another go as it's local and very convenient, however... we...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank A5435HUlisam
Reviewed October 11, 2018

This is a lovely country pub with friendly, helpful staff which serves a very good breakfast. However the rooms are below average. They are extremely tired and in urgent need of repairs and refurbishment. The staff accepted our comments with grace as they are fully...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Susan A
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely beef roast Sunday just gone. We didn’t have to wait long and it was a warm and cosy atmosphere. Friendly staff and they were so accomadating with my 2 small children. Will go there again for sure.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ritagething
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Went for a Sunday roast - and it took for ever to get served - the food was average when it arrived but the service was terrible - almost two hours for a single course. It wasn’t particularly busy to be honest, so couldn’t blame...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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The Carpenters Arms Motel Swindon, is on the Wiltshire/Oxfordshire border and provides you with quality rooms at guest house prices. In the country but just minutes from Swindon, Shrivenham, Wanborough, More Blunsdon RMCS, Honda as well many other towns.Our reputation for quality accommodation, food and Arkells Real Ales has grown to reach the number one for accommodation in Swindon, on the biggest review site in the world, TripAdvisor. If you wish to stay Monday to Thursday you need to book early as we have long term satisfied guests who stay weekly. Why choose the rest when you can choose the best. The Carpenters provides an ideal haven for the business traveller or tourist seeking peace and tranquility. The Carpenters Arms lies approximately 3 miles north of Swindon and is ideally placed for visits to Bath, Cheltenham, Stratford-upon-Avon and a host of Cotswold beauty spots. If you are looking for a boisterous, noisy, over the top establishment, The Carpenters is not for you. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$70 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Carpenters Arms Hotel
Location
United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$70 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Carpenters Arms Hotel
Location
United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
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"Ask landlord when booking"
Dariusdave
Aug. 28, 2018
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"ideal as its just off A420 at Swindon as you approach from Oxford"
dougy222
Nov. 9, 2017
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"didn't use the motel facilities - just the restaurant"
Ramoth
Sep. 9, 2017
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"All chalets are good"
ANNIEOxfordshire
Aug. 15, 2017
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