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Penscot Inn

TravelocityUSD 93*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Wales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly proprietors. Clean but very basic. Really needs updating. No electricity point near mirror to dry hair. Very overpriced for what it is. I paid £85 for the use of the bed and toilet for one night. Had to leave early due to very unfortunate circumstances so skipped breakfast. Still charged full price. Very Disappointing. I have not ticked anything...

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Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for one night with my Border Collie sheep dog. Very warm welcome from owners and clearly very dog friendly. Clean comfortable room and bed and room ample in size. Excellent food in the bar and no problem taking my dog down with me. Other dogs in the bar. Everyone very friendly but not intrusive which, for me , is...

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Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Warm friendly welcome from the host.Meals were excellent and reasonably priced with a nice choice an great service . Shame not supported by locals ,we all know the saying If you don't use it you lose it !

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Warm welcome from the hosts. Clean and tidy room, but in need of a bit of TLC. Lovely fire to sit by and enjoy a drink, food and service excellent, knowledge of local area very good. Shame not better supported by locals.

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Thank misswilbur
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Very tired interior which needs updating. If you love extractor fans this is the place for you! My friend was an extractor fan but now he likes jcbs Staff seemed ok, but was empty no locals nothing. A lot of bad reviews by locals

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Isle of Arran
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Spent 2 nights in room 6 and could not fault it. This is an inn converted from 3 old cottages and is brimming with atmosphere. Remember to duck if you are tall - the ceilings are low! Wide range of beers and ciders, and a good dinner menu by pub standards. Real bacon and sausages for breakfast - sets you...

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Thank howieD48
Pulborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2016

A very old pub on the Mendips, with fair reviews and "management pictures" so I decided to stay. A bit steep, at £70 B&B but it sounded ok. First impressions pretty poor from the outside, car park at the back with grim looking doorway into the building. Reasonable enough inside as you would expect for an old pub around here,...

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Thank Michael T
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Was very lucky to get booked into this lovely Inn. It is in an ideal position, only 2.8 miles, straight road, to Cheddar. The Penscot has two lovely bars one with the tv for all the sports, a lovely dinning room. We were booked in for bed and breakfast but also had dinner here too, the menu is varied and...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a tasty roast beef dinner in a convivial atmosphere. Locally sourced beef was well cooked and very tasty. Food was piping hot. Sticky toffee pudding and homemade lemon cake can also be recommended. Will be back.

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Thank m0minky
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed here for a couple of nights whilst in the area to visit Street outlet village. We got lost on the way and did not arrive until very late but they stayed open for us which was very kind. The room was clean and, although small, had everything you could need including a very indulgent corner bath. Breakfas was...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Penscot Inn

Address: The Square | Nr Cheddar, Shipham BS25 1TW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Shipham
Price Range: $114 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Penscot Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom

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“We stayed in room 6 had a double & single bed, large shower room and seating area definitely room for a travel cot”
bernadettel312, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Serene view from room 4.”
  • Interesting details in room
  • Pleasant view from window (and window seat from which to enjoy it)
Jellingtonbean, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't judge a book by its cover”
cpdunne25, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms ok as all serviceable,”
b2nun, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Al the rooms are equall”
colinb341, 18 Sep 2015 | Read review
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