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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A no frills but friendly and comfortable hotel. It is as it says, a pub (inn) with hotel rooms. They are well equipped if not dated but clean and tidy. The staff are extremely friendly and attentive. Breakfast is served hot and freshly cooked. The buffet choices limited but just what you need.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very warm and welcoming relaxed atmosphere interesting layout of bar and restaurant with lovely chesterfield sofas and a big log fire very nice room great food interesting menu helpful and friendly chef nice wines and a great breakfast menu

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Thank Stephen S
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to visit this hotel/restaurant every Christmas until 1997 when my father died. We decided to revisit this Christmas and found the food and accommodation excellent as ever. The one thorn was having to walk up several staircases and along corridors with our luggage which was a struggle so much so that we managed to leave behind the pillow...

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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a mid week lunch. Had the sausage and mash. It was amazing! The gravy was so rich I just had to finish my plate. Does mean I couldn't move for the rest of the day. My mate had the pie and she also sung it praises and cleared her plate. Great value for money. I will definitely...

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Thank Kim G
Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 December 2016

The service, quality of food and the wines were outstanding. There were more than sufficient staff all with a cheery disposition. The quality of the meats used was outstanding. The standards wines by the glass were first class. This is our 2nd Christmas there; never disappointed.

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Thank David M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2016

The downstairs is upmarket, with what seems to be a high-class restaurant (a bit dearer than I wanted to pay for). The room I was in upstairs was clean and the bathroom all worked OK but it was a very ordinary pub bedroom. It was about all right for me but the head of a double bed was against the...

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1Thank Leytonstonecrop
Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Three friends met up for a Christmas catch-up. We ordered the fillet steak. We were not disappointed, the steak melted in the mouth. The accompanying vegetables were perfectly cooked. Fantastic! A peaceful ambiance which made for a relaxing evening. No shouting above crowds. Would recommend to anyone who wants to chat over lovely food.

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Thank JanW239
Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We came for the Christmas lunch menu, three courses for a fixed price. We arrived just before our allotted booked time on a Friday lunchtime, had drinks at the well stocked bar and when all of our party had arrived we were seated at our nicely laid out Christmas table. Our pre ordered starters, main and dessert were all of...

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Reviewed 17 December 2016

We had a wonderful evening in the Garden Room with a delicious buffet and urn of mulled wine supplied by the friendly staff at the Arms. The party was for both adults and children and this was catered for in the choice of food of which there was a very generous amount. The staff regularly checked to see if we...

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Thank Susan S
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Had excellent lunch, promptly made with care and expertise. Decor prepared for Christmas thoughtfully - just a bit wacky. Many tables, armchairs and log fire. Landlord very relaxed and welcoming. New kitchen staff who seem very competent. Good place to eat on a cold day in winter.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ilchester Arms is a 4* family run hotel and restaurant in the heart of Ilchester, just off the A303 & 5 miles from Yeovil. We have 10 comfortable, well furnished, en-suite bedrooms, free breakfast for hotel guests, free on site parking & free WiFi. Our restaurant is open daily for lunch (12pm-2.30pm) and dinner (7-9pm excluding Sundays) with a range of homemade dishes created from locally sourced produce. If you are just on the road & need a quick pick me up we also offer coffee & cake from 9am daily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ilchester Arms Hotel

Address: Church Street, Ilchester, Yeovil BA22 8LN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Yeovil > Ilchester
Price Range: $107 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ilchester Arms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Top rooms are quieter but not suitable for carrying heavy luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles Elidor50, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“did not stay overnight.”
 of 5 bubbles , 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It's a busy main road next to the Inn, if you need a good nights sleep, ask for a room off the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles JayKT, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Plenty of parking.”
 of 5 bubbles philomenap2015, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Family rooms are quite different - one at the front is a bit noisier and has high bunks but quite nice to look out onto the square.”
 of 5 bubbles vixwarner, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
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