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    The Old Bell Hotel

    Abbey Row, Malmesbury SN16 0BW, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good30%
    • Average15%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
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    “oldest hotel” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here 18 years ago when we first had a weekend away and to celebrate my wife's 50 birthday we came back and used as a base to Bath. We were not let down the staff were excellent and very laid back and made...More

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    Response from Christophe_Dumeige, General Manager at The Old Bell HotelResponded 7 November 2017

    Dear Kev & Sam, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback which has been shared with the team. We are so delighted that you both had a great time with us. Your feedback will long a long way. The team and I will continue...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    Excellent stay, the evening meal was top class and the breakfast this morning was absolutely superb. Probably the best full English we have had for a long time. Staff were friendly and quietly efficient.

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    Response from Christophe_Dumeige, General Manager at The Old Bell HotelResponded 2 November 2017

    Dear Arthur, Thank you very much for your kind and positive feedback. Your comments have been shared with the team. Looking forward to welcome you back very soon Yours Sincerely, Christophe Dumeige

    Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

    It's a real shame but it's really gone downhill recently. It's our local and we used to regularly visit but not after going a few weeks ago to discover the atmosphere has died & they only serve un-seasoned nuts at the bar. It is so...More

    Thank Beckerroo B
    Response from Christophe_Dumeige, General Manager at The Old Bell HotelResponded 20 October 2017

    Dear Beckerroo, Thank you for your constructive feedback. The Old Bell will be under renovation very soon to achieve exactly what you have mentioned in your review. In the meantime, we are very much open to our local community and yes, we do serve crisp....More

    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    Having stayed at The Old Bell some years ago, we found it had been sensitively modernised and still a very friendly, well run hotel. We and our dog were welcomed and the room and bed very comfortable. Everyone, from general manager to reception to waiters...More

    Thank Roger L
    Response from Christophe_Dumeige, General Manager at The Old Bell HotelResponded 4 October 2017

    Dear Roger, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. I do remember the overcooked fish dish. So sorry but all well at the end. I shall pass on your comments about Lillen. She will be very pleased. She you all soon I hope Yours...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    We visited the Old Bell today, the first time in ages. The first thing that struck us was how much more welcoming it looked, the sitting rooms were far warmer and inviting than I remembered. We treated ourselves to the full afternoon tea, it had...More

    Thank charles w
    Response from Christophe_Dumeige, General Manager at The Old Bell HotelResponded 28 September 2017

    Dear Pauline, We are all very happy that you have enjoyed our new afternoon tea. Your compliments will be shared with Dominic, our Pastry Chef. Looking forward to welcome you again very soon Yours sincerely, Christophe Dumeige

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 156 - US$ 331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • Malmesbury
    • Also Known As
    • Classic Hotel Old Bell ,
    • Classic Hotel Malmesbury ,
    • Malmesbury Classic Hotel
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    WorcestershireJules
    3 September 2017|
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    Response from arthur652017 | Reviewed this property |
    Very old historic building but with a more modern annexe at the rear. Excellent bar and restaurant. The breakfast is cooked to order and all food was superb
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    Response from AntoniaTrip | Reviewed this property |
    Bus from Chippenham station to this location. Otherwise train to Kemble and bus from there. Check on time tables. Bus from Cirecester.
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