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Malt Shovel Inn

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Room & Suite (7)
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Great View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Bristol Airport54 km
Cardiff-Wales Airport75 km
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73Reviews
19Photos
2Q+A
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What a juxtaposition our experience at The Malt Shovel was. I wanted to write a review lamenting the merits and unquestionable privilege of staying in such a historic and aged building. But, I would be doing this special building a disservice if I turned a blind eye to its failin
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Myself and partner stayed for a weekend in July and thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

Yes the building is aged and if you want the Ritz and rosette service then thus is not the place for you, but if you enjoy a relaxed family welcoming environment, with large solid wooden doors and f
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Within minutes of arriving, I asked how old the building was - ancient worn stone steps, huge roof beams; that atmosphere of a place that had been there for a very long time, and was very comfortable in its own skin. It is - arguably - the oldest pub in England, established in 11
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It blew my mind that I was staying in a 12th century inn. The room was supremely spacious and really comfortable. The bathroom was ace. I was amused by the Victorian taxidermy and geographically misleading London Underground metal maps. So cool to see a skittles alley and an
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I terexting tosay the least. Walked into a very noisy bar butby the time wed scaled the stairs all was quiet . Fantastic view over the Forest from our bedroom and an adequate breakfast ,abd all for a ridiculous price

Not fir everyone but it wirjed fir us
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Our room - room 4
out of the window
aged facilities
shower in a bath
Bedroom
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What time is check in/out from/til?
Are you pet friendly - 2 dogs
"Ask for it to be heated - and cleaned"
"As far as I am aware, all rooms are upstairs. WiFi worked well"
"Apparently the room above the skittle alley is noisy on a friday"
"We had a double room complete with roll top bath which was Room 5 - no noise from the bar downstairs that we noticed"
"Room 5, beautiful views and a huge bathtub!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 62 - US$ 87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandForest of DeanRuardean
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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