We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Anchor Inn

Hillfarrance, Taunton TA4 1AW, England
Lowest prices for your stay
-- / -- / --Check In -- / -- / --Check Out
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible4%
5 Jul 2017
“Buffet for guests”
22 Jun 2017
“Lovely clean accommodations ”
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
29 Oct.30 Oct.
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
View all 0 deals
Write a Review
Reviews (42)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 5 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We had a buffet for about 60 guests. Good food & friendly staff. Fairly priced & not too expensive. Staff were very hospitable. Lovely garden & large children's play area! We really enjoyed our visit - thank you!

Thank KatyCee72
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely room with ensuite bathroom. Very peaceful and clean. Wifi but no breakfast provided at all so, have to go and eat breakfast at the nearby Oake Manor Golf Course. £45 for room only so not the best value for money.

Thank Cobtree V
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with a friend , had an ok welcome from the lady behind the bar, sat down with a drink , but very soon was asked if we had looked at the menu and wished to order , so felt a little...More

Thank Harry F
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Very very disapointed with our lunch on the 2nd January, to celebrate my 70th birthday. We booked this in November, and paid a deposit by the end of November. We booked for 19 adults 2 children and a baby. Some people had come all the...More

1  Thank Chiefpettyofficer
Response from TheAnchorInnTaunton, Owner at The Anchor InnResponded 6 January 2017

We are so sorry that this was your experience on January 2nd. We were fully booked and unfortunately, as can sometimes happen, some of our early bookings arrived late and later bookings arrived early. As you can imagine this can put considerable pressure on both...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Out in the middle of nowhere but warm welcome. Staff couldn't do enough for you. Food amazing I had lamb off the specials board. Slightly spoilt by room though rather tired. Lovely to be woken up by the three chicken outside bedroom window.More

Thank jane c
Response from TheAnchorInnTaunton, Owner at The Anchor InnResponded 6 January 2017

Thank you for your review and lovely comments about the team and food. We do have plans to spruce up the accommodation rooms and our awareness that a few touches are needed are reflected in the room rates. Glad you met the chickens - they...More

Holiday Inn Express Taunton M5 Jct 25
654 reviews
#3 of 17 hotels in Taunton
Premier Inn Taunton Ruishton (M5, J25) Hotel
615 reviews
#6 of 17 hotels in Taunton
Travelodge Wellington Somerset Hotel
403 reviews
#1 of 2 hotels in Wellington
The Castle at Taunton
676 reviews
#7 of 17 hotels in Taunton
  • Top amenities
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Price range
  • USD 77 - USD 87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 5
  • Reservation Options
  • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline so you can book your The Anchor Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
  • Location
  • United Kingdom >
  • England >
  • Somerset >
  • Taunton >
  • Hillfarrance
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Anchor Inn staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"2A is better than 2B"
Read review
"Quiet location"
Read review
"The family room is extremely reasonable with lots of space."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing