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Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had a lovely 1 night stay here, the house is lovely and the breakfast was excellent. We found that nothing was too much trouble for Patricia and we loved seeing the house cats in the beautiful garden.

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We found this gem after lots of searching for something romantic to celebrate our wedding anniversary. A most beautiful room - gorgeous and exactly what we were looking for. We stayed in the Panel Room complete with roll top bath in the room, toiletries and lavender . Even the tea making facilites were complete with bone china cups and saucers...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Compton House is a well run large B&B style property, which can take you back to holidays with your grandparents. I had a very friendly welcome from Patricia, who quickly and efficiently showed me to my large, well appointed South room looking over the back gardens. There is a guest lounge, which has the best WiFi reception, and a small...

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Leeds
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We found Compton House when looking for accomodation to visit a sick relative and stayed there on a couple of occasions. And we hardly knew of Axbridge with its King John hunting lodge and views to justify his choice. The welcome from Patricia saved our day after an everyday ordeal on the M5 and toe to tail traffic around Somerset...

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2016

If I could give 100/100 I would...5/5 just doesn't seem enough for this place! Patricia is a wonderful hostess and person! Everyone in the hospitality industry should take note of how to run a hotel and treat guests as this wonderful woman has down to a tee. I visited for business but have already booked in for a personal visit...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2016

What a stunning location. The host was wonderful and she couldn't have been more welcoming. We had an issue with our door to our room and although it couldn't be immediately resolved we were treated fantastically and the hostess was so helpful. Also I must mention the breakfast - banquet is more appropriate! - absolutely wonderful. Thank you

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Lovely comfortable room with a wonderfully eclectic mix of older style furniture and furnishings. Large unusual shower cubicle! Delightful! Patricia the owner is very attentive, and she cooked a delicious breakfast. The hotel also houses a small, excellent dress agency of very good quality pre-owned clothes called Phoenix Frocks, enthusiastically and knowledgeably run by Sharon - well worth a visit!

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Found myself here by accident on a business trip when all my usual places were full but I certainly intend to go back as a couple. Lovely and interesting house set right alongside the Mendip hills and Patricia serves a good breakfast. Its hard maintaining old houses like this so you can find a few wrinkly bits if you look...

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2015

We had the Elizabethan room as it was our first anniversary it was everything we expected !!!!! Breakfast was lovely you certainly didn't go hungry will definitely go back again. The lady who owns the house is extremely friendly and can't do enough for you, on the whole thoroughly enjoyed it and will be going back next year!!!!!

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Thank juliebaker2015
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Only stopped one night but would certainly visit again Patricia was the perfect hostess the room was comfortable and the breakfast fantastic A special place with its own calm serenity Would highly recommend

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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Compton House

Address: Townsend, Axbridge BS26 2AJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Axbridge
Price Range: $136 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Compton House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Elizabethan room is lovely, four poster bed and fabulous bath!”
 of 5 bubbles 562tracy, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“May not be suitable of disabled access and lots of steps. Panel Room at the back looks out on to a lovely garden.”
 of 5 bubbles G5035SDsarahh, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“wonderful views, fantastic service”
 of 5 bubbles Gina0589, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The south room has lovely views”
 of 5 bubbles fionab822, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“It's a small 'boutique' hotel, all the rooms are unique and equally comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 958trishap, 25 Nov 2015 | Read review
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