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Farthings Country House Hotel and Restaurant

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food is the hotel's outstanding feature. Excellent dinner menu partly changed daily and beautifully cooked, prepared and presented. Breakfast also excellent - vegetarian option included. Dinner menu prices about £6-7 starters, £15-25 mains, £5-7 desserts plus £3 coffees, glass of house rose £4. Why...More

Thank seeking-utopia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small hotel/restaurant. if you like something different this is the place it is not a corporate spa restaurant hotel with swimming pool etc. This is an independent quaint hotel, so quiet, the gardens are lovely with free roaming chickens and peacocks a couple of hotel...More

Thank icmupps
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a room at the back overlooking the paddock. It was wonderful. Weather was pleasant and we had a nice stroll around the village and drinks in the garden. Slightly let down by dinner. The food was great but quite a wait. Also,...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely building and gardens, with rooms with a nice view. We didnt eat here as the food is quite expensive, but the dining room looked inviting. The gardens would be more inviting if there was less dogs mess around, and walking bare foot in the...More

Thank goodtogethome
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my husband were brought a weekend break through Buyagift.com for our wedding and picked Farthings. I have been trying to book with them since March. I have sent many dates over the months and most of the time was told they had no...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 77 - US$ 142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Taunton
#4 Family Hotel in Taunton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 77 - US$ 142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Taunton
#4 Family Hotel in Taunton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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958itchyfeet
11 May 2018|
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Response from woody6264 | Reviewed this property |
No. Most of the house is spread over two floors, we had a huge lift room which was accessed by a narrow staircase. The main staircase to other rooms was a wide and fairly shallow riser. 😊😊😊
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margaret h
7 August 2017|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the comment above ...the pre-booked breakfast is the best option ... there is a fantastic range available and it is all fresh cooked ... I really enjoyed it
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sheila H
19 January 2017|
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Response from FarthingsHotel | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are vegetarian friendly. If there is something special your looking for then give us a call a day before you come and either talk to the chef or request something and he will be more than happy to prepare it for... More
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"Garden Room and those at the front of the hotel best"
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"Ther all different we stayed in "Bay" it was lovely"
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"Walnut is large and airy comfy chairs and a small sofa. This room is not in main hotel."
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"Only used restaurant, but can't imagine a room without a beautiful view of either the garden or the..."
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