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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our wedding here just after Christmas. It was a magical day, everyone has said what a wonderful time they had. Our American cousins found the history and atmosphere incredible, over night guests had a splendid time. Everyone found space to be themselves, in the bar, the ballroom, the library and all the kids running around. The food was...

Thank CathsUganda
Shipston-on-Stour, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Visited Maunsel with other friends of HHA and were welcomed by Sir Benjamin Slade who showed around this magnificent mansion. The reception rooms are extremely interesting whilst the bedrooms with large en-suites are a dream, both in the house and the delightful cottages. Unfortunately is only available for group bookings and not by individuals. Such a shame but understandable, get...

Thank John V
Aberdare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I have to say this hotel has got it spot on if you are looking for something different as a wedding venue From its onsite chapel to its bar with deactivated rifles and all manner of strange and exotic decorations Rooms were fantastic and totally different and I will be visiting for a weekend break soon

Thank Parker598
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Thank you to Sir Ben and all the wonderful staff for making us feel so welcome and bending over backward to accommodate- nothing was too much trouble! The venue itself is absolutely stunning, a must see for anyone wanting extra special for their day!!! Cannot recommend enough!!

Thank Daniella R
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment we had our first viewing at Maunsel, we knew this was the venue we wanted to be married in. We had our whole wedding day at Maunsel on the 9th July and it was absolutely magical. Our coordinator- Katie was so friendly, efficient and organised- thinking of every individual detail but always one step ahead. She and...

Thank Steph A
Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This place is AMAZING! The whole experience was perfect! I felt so privileged to have been able to enjoy a beautiful wedding at this special house filled with character and history! From the moment you arrive your are overwhelmed by the beauty! I could not fault it! Excellent food, staff and atmosphere. The place instantly makes you feel relaxed and...

Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We were invited to a weekend mid-summer house party and given the full "Maunsel treatment". Nothing is too much trouble for the staff at this wonderful place. From the warm welcome with tea and cake on arrival to the cheerful and patient staff at the bar of the (in-house) pub to accommodate late night reveller's every need. When finally the...

Thank Damselfly2013
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 July 2016

From start to finish - the weekend was fabulous - Sir Ben and the staff could not do enough to help - nothing is too much trouble. we stayed in Barn Owl cottage which was had everything you would need for a weekend, tea coffee facilities ironing board etc fresh milk - small touches which made all the difference. Gorgeous...

Thank Stopstalkingmechris
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We had a tremendous weekend at Maunsel Manor . The food was excellent and the service fantastic and Sir Benjamin the ultimate host. We stayed in an ensuite attic room which was fabulous with every requirement catered for . Thank you so much to all the team at Maunsel

2Thank Clare C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Such a treat to spend the evening & night @ such a wonderful place- Maunsel House is dreamy full of history. Greeted with pots of tea & delicious homemade cakes. Such delightful old but very cosey comfy bedroom right up the top of the house. Superb smiling efficient staff who made it all so special. Copious amounts of champagne &...

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Maunsel_H0use, Public Relations Manager at Maunsel House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments! I will be sure to past them on to the team who are always delighted to hear what our guests thought of their stay. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Michaela On behalf of Maunsel House

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maunsel House is a magnificent 13th-century manor set in 100 acres of stunning parkland at the heart of a sprawling 2,000 acre estate, comprising of farms, woodlands, walnut groves, orchards, Somerset wetlands, cottages and ancient barns. Maunsel is primarily a luxury weddings and events venue. Exclusively yours for the duration of your stay, with no restrictions on how you wish to celebrate. Maunsel has 13 exquisite bedrooms, all with their own story to tell and character and some with antique four poster beds. At Maunsel we also have 4 glorious cottages, all fully furnished to the highest of standards. At Maunsel you cannot book individual rooms, instead you can hire the whole house and cottages for your use. The cottages are available for mid week holiday breaks - so should you be after a relaxing getaway we have just the place for you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maunsel House

Address: Maunsel House Maunsel Road, North Newton TA7 0BU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > North Newton
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Maunsel House Hotel Taunton
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“This hotel is situated away from North Newton and the only noise you are likely to hear is from the birds,animals and the nearby M5”
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