We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
See all 17 hotels in Taunton

The Mount Somerset Hotel

723 reviews
Save
Traveller (201)
Room & Suite (268)
Dining (73)
Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“afternoon tea”(82 reviews)
“hot tub”(73 reviews)
“foot spa”(23 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Feb 5Feb 6
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$101.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Taunton hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "9ba2169c5def45b4adc7acd6274ab385", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":292102,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[115654023],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":101,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"9ba2169c5def45b4adc7acd6274ab385","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":114,"lowestMetaPrice":101,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":114,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":114,"lowestMetaPrice":101,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":114,"hotelName":"The Mount Somerset Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjliYTIxNjljNWRlZjQ1YjRhZGM3YWNkNjI3NGFiMzg1IiwiQUlLIjoiZWQyZGE2MDg5ZDUyNDZkZDk3ZWQ4NDQ1ZDBlMTc0ZDgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "05/02/2018", "checkOut": "06/02/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$101", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"115654023":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (723)Write a Review
Filter reviews
716 results
Traveller rating
364
193
81
54
24
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
364
193
81
54
24
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsafternoon teahot tubfoot spadeluxe roomroll top bathspa facilitiesexperience showerssconescream teaamuse boucheturn down servicegarden roomsteam roomwalk in showerlounge areaset menucourse dinner
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 716 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited the mount somerset spa for a massage by Paige. As a returning customer I have come to expect a level of excellence from the spa at mount Somerset and I was not disappointed. Paige was very skilled and listened to what I wanted...More

Thank Lkm1988
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival there is a musty damp smell, we went to the room and it was very cold, the girl turned on a portable heater! They were all over the hotel pushed up the radiators as they clearly don't work, staff very helpful, and breakfast...More

1  Thank debbiperkins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for a birthday weekend treat with a little nervousness given a small number of the recent reviews. However we found these to be, in our opinion, totally unfounded. We arrived in the dark and the place looked amazing. The welcome was really nice,...More

Thank Charlie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location, attractive surroundings, great countryside although near Taunton and M5. The staff were very helpful. The food was very good and the chef was most accommodating to the children (ages 3 & 5). We will certainly return. The only slight issue - an improvement...More

Thank Ron186220
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve just read a review of a New Year’s Eve stay that rated the Mount Somerset as ‘terrible’. I wouldn’t go this far although I must agree wholeheartedly regarding the food: the review was very accurate in all respects. I should have taken my experience,...More

1  Thank Babeski
View more reviews
PreviousNext
123456144
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$132 - US$295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Taunton
#5 Romantic Hotel in Taunton
#7 Business Hotel in Taunton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$132 - US$295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Taunton
#5 Romantic Hotel in Taunton
#7 Business Hotel in Taunton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (201)
Room & Suite (268)
Dining (73)
Hotel & Grounds (217)
Bathroom (17)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Carsales100
19 July 2015|
Answer
Response from Nakachimi | Reviewed this property |
Did you not like it then?
1
Vote
Kirsty W
24 January 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from MountManagement | Property representative |
Hi Adam, all our rooms have TVs and we can arrange a DVD player in your room if you require it!
0
Votes
Room Tips
"We stayed in the Corfe room - very nice. Not sure about the comparison with other rooms."
Read review
"More character in the old Building than the newer extension."
Read review
"Well away from the hallway"
Read review
"Hot tub recommended. Although some of the other rooms did look larger. I do t think you would be disappointed..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite