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Review of The Old Pigsty

The Old Pigsty
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The Old Pigsty
The terrace outside, ideal for sun bathing
Inside The Old PIgsty
Inside The Old Pigsty
The hens who may lay you some eggs for breakfast!
The stable yard
The River Culm
The signpost near The Old Pigsty
The Blackdown Hills
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Taunton, Somerset, England

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Excellent - based on 22 reviews
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mangoa
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Fabulous”
Reviewed 4 September 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Had a great stay here for a few weeks whilst working in Taunton. The accommodation is lovely and quaint and the owners couldn't be more helpful. We would recommend this rental to anyone and would love to return if working in the area again. Chickens made us laugh every morning - priceless.

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Liked best: Peace and quiet
Liked least: leaving
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
4 Sep 2014
Thanks for your review. Very pleased to hear the chickens entertained you, they are good fun aren't they!
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Rosemary...
1 review
“Perfection”
Reviewed 31 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

This has been one of the best stays we have had! WELL worth the money. The pigsty is lovely and cosy, with everything you need and very central, allowing you to explore all of Somerset. And the hamper of local produce at a small extra cost made it an extra special week. Fantastic!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
5 Sep 2014
Thanks very much for your kind comments. We do try to provide a super getaway location, at an affordable cost. Very pleased to hear that you liked the breakfast hamper as well.
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Mary D
Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
“A little GEM!”
Reviewed 26 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We stayed here last week for 4 nights and fell in love with the 'Old Pigsty', we will be returning... its clean, comfortatable and a home from home. Sarah and Stewart are lovely people and very friendly and knowledgeable about the area.. We were supplied with details of places to visit and where the best places to eat are... A very nice touch were the home made cakes that were ready and waiting for our arrival, very much appreciated with a cuppa after a long drive. Sarah kindly let us have 6 of her fresh eggs too, straight from the chickens that roam the garden. Can highly reccomend a stay here, lots do do and see and with the coast (Sidmouth & Lyme Regis) approx 25 miles away. The Blackdown Hills are pretty amazing too with some great veiws! Its a perfect place and a perfect stay in every way!
Mary & Richard

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Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers
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Management Response
4 Sep 2014
Thank you very much for your lovely review. It will be great to welcome you back to The Old Pigsty.
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Amanda A
Guildford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful and secluded!”
Reviewed 13 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We had an amazing stay, the owners are lovely and take good care of you. The cottage is clean, fully set and very relaxing.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
4 Sep 2014
Thank you very much for the positive feedback.
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Anita D
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
“Brilliant place to stay”
Reviewed 10 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We had a warm welcome to a great holiday get away , that is clean and comfortable and catered for all our holiday needs.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
4 Sep 2014
Thank you very much for the kind review, it is always good to hear we are doing things right!
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