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Sopwell House

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Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the Sopwell House many times over last 5 years, and have always had a positive experience. This time however on checking in, the Guest Relations Manager, Gabriela Libanio, recommended that I take a look at the section of suites called The Mews. This is a gated section of small cottage style accommodations. This was my best experience...

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surrey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lovely saturday spend at Sopwelll. On arrival we were informed that we had been complimentary upgraded to a Mews suite, so we were really happy about that. The Honeysuckle suite was lovely and we had everything we needed, including 2 tv's just incase we could not decide what to watch :) The gardens were lovely, a shame they (and...

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london
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is only 5 miles from our house so visits here are quite frequent. We usually visit for afternoon tea. Either in the music room where they really expect you to order the full English tea especially on the weekend. Although not quite up to central London hotel standards it is very pleasant and at £29.95 a head a...

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Thank LondonCher
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Booked an afternoon tea yesterday to celebrate an anniversary & it's our 4th visit to Sopwell & wow the service & food were top notch. We're both Gluten Free & everything was absolutely perfect & homemade. The service was amazing & nothing was too much trouble & we were offered even more food & tea. Afterwards we were so full...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for an overnight Spa break, and we had a very relaxing and comfortable stay. Decor is classic with subtle modern features. The room was well sized and fully equipped. The air conditioning was a bit loud and did not function great being honest, and this did affect the quality of our sleep. General hotel facilities and food were...

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Thank Keith R
Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very large grounds so was not exactly sure where reception was but on finding it was quickly checked in, one concern I had was they did not inform you when booking that they take an 'incidental' fee in case of damages or extras you incur. Once arrived at room it was very clean, just a shame I was not shown...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned from a wonderfully relaxing stay here with my daughter. I had been before about 5 years ago, for a friend's Hen Party weekend. I booked an overnight stay direct on the hotel's website, dinner and breakfast included with a small supplement per person to have dinner in The Restaurant. We arrived early before the check in time of...

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Thank Winsome B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hi, I stayed the night last Sunday for my friends wedding with my boyfriend. We had a very comfortable stay as the room was nice and big and was a nice big bed. The breakfast was lovely and all the staff were very friendly. Just 2 things I would suggest you look into doing is putting still and sparkling water...

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here after visiting Harry Potter World. The hotel was beautiful and the pool area was amazing! Room was lovely and cute. Wish we could of stayed longer but definitely recommend staying here and will be staying here again!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a dinner, bed and breakfast direct with their website for a night away! We were happily surprised to hear we had a free upgrade to a country view and was given the opportunity to upgrade further to a suite for an extra £45 which we did! The suite was flawless, absolutely gorgeous! Room was spacious, bathroom was modern...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in 12 acres of tranquil gardens Sopwell House is a 4 star hotel in Hertfordshire and the former Georgian country residence of Lord Mountbatten. Once you enter this 'home away from home' our attentive staff, family friendly service and luxurious spa facilities will provide the perfect setting to your stay or event. Our Country House hotel enables you to escape from it all and is within easy reach of London, St Pancras National & International Train Station and Luton Airport. With 128 stylish bedrooms and suites including 16 soon to be completed Mews Apartments to choose from, exceptional service, delicious food and our opulent spa you'll find it hard to leave. As well as boasting 19 flexible function suites, Sopwell House has recently been awarded winner of the 2015 Conde Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence in the category 'Best for Meetings' recognising their outstanding contribution to the corporate and social world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sopwell House

Address: Cottonmill Lane | Sopwell, St Albans AL1 2HQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > St Albans
Price Range: ₹ 12,735 - ₹ 22,454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sopwell House 4*
Number of rooms: 129
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Also Known As:
Sopwell House Country Club Hotel St. Albans
Sopwell House Country Club And Spa
Sopwell Hotel Country
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“The cottage style suites in The Mews section are excellent”
Pirate1994, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Not suites if you are a bride”
Julesf971, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“Push the boat out and get a balcony room with it's living room section and enormous bathroom. It was so worth it.”
301patriciat, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“careful for access to floors”
solidbond67, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Pool only available for children from 8 am until 10 am . We stayed in family suite and it was excellent . Brasseriere food Excellent”
M6095EKmichaela, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
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