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The Angel Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Angel for one night in a twin room, Rm 2, which had a shared bathroom which was fine. the room was perfect for two and bathroom share was fine too -enough towels and toiletries. The price was very good too. The pub is cozy and the staff friendly. Ashton park nearby is worth a stroll and it's...

Thank mbvbLancaster
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Part of Six adults and two children for Sunday lunch. Absolutely Fantastic Sunday Lunch the staff were superb and they went out of there way to accommodate us. By far the best roast I have ever had in a pub! Plate was plentiful and service second to none.Highly recommended

Thank Dave S
Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Great place to just relax, good food if needed, always been made to feel welcome, been going down to the Angel for a few years now and always have a good time, bedrooms are quirky but you sleep like a log, beds very soft, o nearly firgot the drink is not to bad either. Last year a new bit was...

Thank 65Harry65
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017

8 of us on our way to Bristol airport stopped for lunch walked in and the first thing that hit us was the stink from e-cigs not only one persons smoking them but a few can't be right with food being served plus there was a few very young children about we left before we even got to the bar

Thank buchananholidays
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Had a very enjoyable Sunday Roast at this quaint country pub. Friendly staff and delicious food in front of a roaring fire. Pets allowed in too. Highly recommended but would advise booking in advance!

Thank Han993
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Went here for a business lunch at the suggestion of a colleague. To be honest my initial reaction on entering the pub was that I must have found the wrong place! However the barman was very friendly and the few people that were there were clearly regular diners, which is a good sign. Turns out my colleague goes there fairly...

Thank Philking64
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We frequent the Angel after walks with our dog at Ashton Court. Today it was particularly cold and I asked whether I could have two shots of baileys in hot chocolate, and it was just what the doctor ordered. Very accommodating, nice log fire to keep warm, with an older man who is always there feeding the dogs treats......welcoming, friendly...

Thank nanbear2015
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time here. The barman was so friendly and the beer was really nice. We felt so welcome, definitely will be coming back due to the service. Colin (the barman) was so nice, and made the evening for us, he has an amazing sense of humour. Top guy, lovely pub.

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I have been to this pub several times and the thing that makes it great is the good food, great atmosphere and welcoming staff. My wife and I often eat out in Bristol but often find it difficult to find somewhere that serves 'fresh food'. The Angel (from the handful of times I've visited) has never failed to disappoint. The...

2Thank Scotto06
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely Inn, very welcoming staff, lovely with a roaring fire and friendly atmosphere. Food was amazing and very well priced. Our twin room was lovely, very clean and comfy. It was lovely to be able to take our beloved pooch Dexter who was made very welcome and he even met a few friends. Would highly recommend a stay here. Thanks...

2Thank dynamite44

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Angel Inn is a traditional english pub with a warming atmosphere; providing great food, real ales, accommodation and a variety of events throughout the year. The earliest records for this building date back to 1495 when it became the Church House. It was used as a sort of parish hall for meetings and social events, the most important being the 'Church Ale'. This was held several times a year, whereby church wardens sold food and ale to raise funds for the church, together with dancing, plays and other festivities. This building gained the name "The Angel Inn" or "The Sign Of The Angel" in 1912. Long Ashton has always been popular with Bristol visitors and it was no different in the 18th Century when young men came to take part in contests to win money or goods, usually a fine beaver hat or a pair of buckskin breeches. The stage would have been set up in the cobbled courtyard, which even today is the scene of many an interesting night. According to tradition the local justices also met at The Angel Inn in the room now known as the Smoke Room. The vaulted cellar beneath The Angel Inn served as the village lock up where trouble makers and those convicted of minor offences could be imprisioned for a few days. Others would be held in custody before being sent for trial or while they awaited transport to the Bridewell at Shepton Mallett. The Angel Inn has played an important part in the history of the village. Both the Inn, which still has its original oak roof and the outbuilding to the rear are regarded as being of special architectural and historical interest and are Grade II listed buildings. The outbuilding is no longer used as a stable, but as a home for the swallows which can be seen from April to September coming and going in the hayloft, as they have done for centuries, which is always left open for them. The saddle hooks can still be seen in the walls and the drinking trough now houses flowers. Although there have been a few changes over the centuries, The Angel Inn is still a beautiful and impressive building, retaining many features such as the huge fireplace which is still the main heating for the building, wooden shutters and heavy oak doors. It is still the village pub with a long tradition of serving ale and traditional good food to the public. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Angel Inn

Address: 172 Long Ashton Road, Long Ashton BS41 9LT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Long Ashton
Price Range: ₹ 5,626 - ₹ 7,528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“One or two rooms have a little noise from the bar but nothing to bad, sleep like a log”
65Harry65, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sunday roast in restaurant”
hollyReading.Berks, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Cannot really tip it's just pot luck.Not sure what the other rooms offer.”
healys1, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Double en suite is the only decent room.”
shaktisha, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“we stayed in room 1 - double”
riik_wales, 25 May 2015 | Read review
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