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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just want to say a huge thank you to our hosts at the Somerville. We spent a very comfortable night here and breakfast was excellent. Would thoroughly recommend tis hotel to anyone looking for a peaceful and homely stay

Thank Sienna2011
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I stay here maybe once a month for work, am always welcomed back by Bill and Rosie. Rooms are comfortable, from the smallest ones in the roof, to the large ones downstairs. Rooms equipped with fridge full of local treats (that you can buy). Breakfast is excellent, both the continental items and the large choice of local organic cooked products.

Thank Simon P
somervillehouse, Owner at Somerville House, responded to this review

Dear Simon P, Thank you very much for your very kind review. we look forward to your next visit. In the mean time we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Reviewed 6 October 2016

Stayed at Somerville House for 4 nights and will definitely be going back. Our room was comfortable with a great view and a very large comfortable bed. We were welcomed on arrival with tea and biscuits in the lovely lounge which was a nice touch. Great attention to detail - e.g. fresh milk provided in the room and a good...

Thank Phil G
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016

It started very well. A warm welcome, a complimentary coffee in the comfortable guest lounge, a lovely feel to the place. And it was within easy walking distance of the town centre and railway station, yet far enough away not to be disturbed by any noise. Parking was a bit tight, but adequate. But the room just didn't live up...

Thank Peacelover2016
somervillehouse, Owner at Somerville House, responded to this review

Response Published somervillehouse, Owner at Somerville House, responded to this review, 15 Oct 2016 Dear Peacelover 2016. Many thanks for your very fulsome review of your experience when staying at Somerville House, which was not entirely satisfactory. It is extremely helpful to receive such a detailed commentary and we always act when deficiencies are brought to our attention. It has...

Reviewed 23 September 2016

I stayed here over the last Bank Holiday weekend as I was getting married in Herefordshire. I also recommended that friends and family stayed here. What a great decision. Rosie and Bill were accommodating before and throughout my stay. They were especially kind when I kept calling to revise my check in times. On arrival they were welcoming to me...

1Thank Ben A
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Fifteen minutes walk from the centre of Hereford this professionally run hotel has much to recommend it. The Breakfasts are generous with friendly and helpful service and the rooms well appointed and noise free. There is off street parking. For those of us that prefer a bed that gently supports your back the mattresses are perhaps a bit hard and...

Thank Stephen H
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Well my mum and dad and myself srayed here this weekend and can not fault them at all, rooms were spotless, staff were fantastic grounds are amazing. The beds are so comfortable. There breakfast was superb all local produce!! And rosies home made whisky marmalade was super fantastic! Well done to rose and bill on such a fantastic place see...

Thank neil w
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Having stayed at Somerville House in 2014 I did not hesitate to stay there again. The B&B is within easy walking distance of the station and city centre (cathedral, restaurants etc). Rosie & Bill who run it are really friendly & helpful. Rooms are well furnished, there's a guests' lounge plus the rear patio/garden is available for guests to use...

Thank BikerJXR
Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Rosie and Bill do a fine job here of running a great place to stay near Hereford city centre. Very nice room, with excellent en-suite. Breakfast was lovely, especially the fruit salads (they do full Eng too!). Afternoon tea in the garden when we arrived was a nice touch. The house is situated in an up-market and very quiet area,...

Thank Rob A
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely stay with Rosie and Bill. Spacious, clean and comfortable twin room. Tea in the garden on arrival. Double duvet on a single bed - fantastic! Clean bathroom with marvellous water pressure in the shower and lovely toiletries provided - white robe and slippers in the wardrobe. Breakfast was lush, fruit juice, cereal and yoghurt followed by your choice of...

Thank jp0ll0ck

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Somerville House is a beautiful detached Victorian villa, dating back to 1895, in a tree-lined residential road, offering 'boutique' hotel style Bed and Breakfast accommodation, and blending the luxury and comfort of a good hotel with warm and friendly service. We have 12 en suite rooms, arranged on ground, lower-ground, and first and second floors, with free wifi available in all.The large superior rooms and charming top floor rooms, with interesting beam features, are decorated in a contemporary style, contrasting with and enhancing the many original features - the glorious tesselated entrance hall floor, tiny plaster cupid heads, and the grand marble fireplaces. 5 mins walk railway station, 10 minutes walk city centre, free carpark. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somerville House

Address: 12 Bodenham Road, Hereford HR1 2TS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Hereford
Price Range: ₹ 6,715 - ₹ 7,974 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Somerville House 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Don't book a single room”
 of 5 bubbles Peacelover2016, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go for the one of the luxury rooms to spoil yourself.”
 of 5 bubbles benaM6046UY, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“check on room size when booking”
 of 5 bubbles 705stephenh, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Beautiful views over countryside from Room 5. Room 3, overlooking road still quiet though, no problems sleeping with window open!”
 of 5 bubbles GadgetGran, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ground or first floor best for accessability”
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