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The Carpenters Arms

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms in a courtyard overlooking beer garden but quiet enough.Train line nearby but it did nt bother us.Very welcoming hosts and food great.Good value for money and will go back.Room spacious as was bathroom, benefited from a ceiling fan in room which was needed in...More

Thank arsenal34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very nice meal with friends. The prices were very fair and a good varied menu. The staff were friendly and made sure we had a good evening. Main menu plus a vegetarian board and a specials board so plenty to choose from

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Carpenters arms for the first time.... and our last. We was a party of 3 and we ordered 1 warm chicken salad. 1 bacon mushroom baguette. 1 hunters chicken. There was 4 tables of people seated 2 of which was currently eating,1 received...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Returned to The Carpenters Arms, after a lovely lunch in May 18. We booked in advance for large family meal and were hoping for a similar experience. 30 minutes after placing our order we were told they had run out of chicken, we were offered...More

Thank lilmissboo
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We were traveling from Swindon to Oxford and stopped off at the Carpenters Arms for a late lunch. The restaurant area was quite full which was a testament to the service that was being delivered. One of the owners came to our table and straight...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 69 - US$ 102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Swindon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 69 - US$ 102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Swindon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (23)
Dining (7)
Room & Suite (7)
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"ideal as its just off A420 at Swindon as you approach from Oxford"
dougy222
2 million years ago
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"didn't use the motel facilities - just the restaurant"
Ramoth
2 million years ago
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"All chalets are good"
ANNIEOxfordshire
2 million years ago
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"All rooms are very quiet"
350Deborah_L
2 million years ago
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