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Best Western Shrubbery Hotel.

Take a break in Taunton.

The Best Western Shrubbery Hotel sits quietly in Ilminster, near Taunton and in the heart of Somerset. With private terrace, the hotel overlooks the delightful Herne Hill nature reserve, so the only thing you can't escape here is peace and quiet itself!

Our restaurant has been completely refurbished and renovation work is well under way in our lounge and reception areas.

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Location

Station Road
Ilminster
Somerset
TA19 9AR
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6192*
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Summary

2016 dinner inclusive rates offer a £20 per person à la carte allowance Road closure - B3168 between Home Farm Road and Southfields roundabout - from 22nd Feb 2016 for 6 weeks. Diversions in place.
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: Accepted £10 per dog per night, max 2 dogs, on request
Check-in & Check-out
12:00 | 10:30
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Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Our Head Chef has been with us for over 30 years and has a passion for picking locally sourced ingredients!

Chef Henry Lester

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Hotel Restaurant

From our traditional English menu, youll have your pick of regional dishes made from local produce. In a semi-formal setting, we also serve bar snacks and lite-bites in our three separate lounges.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:15 - 09:45
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 19:30 - 21.00
Weekend times may vary
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Lounge Bar

In cosy Victorian surroundings, we serve locally brewed real ales and cider. Cheers!

Opening hours

11:00-01:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Windwhistle Golf and Country Club

Course information

Course Type: 18 hole
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 5959 Yards
No handicap required

Location

4.00 miles away in A30 Chard

Facilities

Driving range
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes Yes
18 holes £35.00
Trolley hire £5.00
Club hire £20.00
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition £30.00
Driving Range £2.00

Long Sutton

Course information

Course Type: 18 hole
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 71
Distance: 6132 Yards
No handicap required

Location

15.00 miles away in Long Load, Long Sutton

Facilities

Driving range
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes £15.00
18 holes £30.00
Trolley hire £5.00
Club hire £20.00
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition £30.00
Driving Range £3.00

Weddings

The Best Western Shrubbery Hotel is the perfect match when it comes to wedding venues!

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Wedding service and reception venue

We can accommodate civil weddings and civil partnerships in various sized rooms followed by the wedding breakfast. Every wedding is bespoke and we will go out of our way to make sure it's unforgettable too! The hotel has links with a local entertainment agency who can offer discos, bands, quartets and the like - or you can provide your own entertainment.

Catering

The hotel can offer anything from a fork buffet type menu to a sit down silver service meal. If you are having an evening functon for additional guests we can provide a finger buffet, barbeque and in some cases arrange for a hog roast.

Registrar

Registry office:
Somerset Registration Service
County Hall, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4DY
01823 448910




Get in touch with Stuart Shepherd or Ashley Preece on 01460 52108 or e-mail stuart@shrubberyhotel.com for more information

For any enquiries please call Julia Scott on 01460 52108

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type TA19 9AR

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Nearest motorway: M5, J25, 9.00 miles
Nearest train station: Taunton, 12.00 miles
Nearest airport: Exeter, 30.00 miles
Free parking on site (70 spaces)

Address
Station Road
Ilminster
Somerset
TA19 9AR
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Taunton County Cricket Ground (12 miles)

  • Yeovil Town Football Club (12 miles)

  • Bath Rugby Club (48 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Montacute House (12 miles)

  • West Somerset steam railway (15 miles)

  • Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton (16 miles)

  • Jurassic coast of Devon and Dorset (20 miles)

  • Longleat Safari Park (51 miles)

Shopping

  • Clarks Village, Street (25 miles)

  • Ilminster (0.1 miles)

  • Taunton (12 miles)

  • Exeter (34 miles)

  • Bristol (58 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Our largest room, the Ballroom, can host large conferences for up to 200 guests and literary lunches. In the evenings, the room is used for a variety of events such as Masonic dinners and dances and other private functions. So whatever you're looking to book, we can meet your requirements!

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape

Somerset Suite

The whole suite (27x9x4M) can hold upto 200 delegates theatre style and can be divided into Somerset 1 (18x9x4M) and Somerset 2 (9x9x4M). Somerset 1 can hold 140 theatre style and Somerset 2 can hold 60 theatre style. The room has disabled access and natural daylight. There are stages either end of the room.

Ile Room

This room is on the first floor and is set up boardroom style for 20 but can hold upto 40 theatre style. It has air conditioning and natural daylight through light tubes. Dimensions 9x5x4M.

Mynster

The Mynster room is on the ground floor and has disabled access. It can hold upto 50 theatre style and also has an interconnecting door to the Heron room (dimensions 7x4x5M) which is located five steps up and is set up boardroom style for 12 but can hold upto 30 theatre style. Dimensions 9x5x5M. Both rooms have natural daylight.




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Somerset Suite 200 60 60 60 170
Ile Room 40 0 20 20 0
Mynster 50 20 20 20 50
Heron 30 12 12 12 30
Somerset 1 150 85 60 55 130
Somerset 2 70 40 40 30 75
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 196 traveller reviews
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Rating

A lovely bolt hole

03/02/2016 aitchraz, Yateley

Never been to this area to stay before and this Hotel is just right for exploring the area of the Jurassic Coast. In the summer the coastal Hotels are very busy, so we hope to visit the Shrubbery whi... more

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Our Surveyor rated it excellent

02/02/2016 Shairead, Harrow, London

Our surveyor stays away in hotels almost every week. He called me from his hotel room to say it was 'the best he's ever stayed in". He was booked for one night 27 Jan 2016 at the Winter Warmer rate of... more

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Good value stay

25/01/2016 SharonM, Surrey, England

We stayed here for just 1 night, while visiting family for a special event. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and our room was well presented and comfortable. We hope to stay again in the futu... more

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Lovely evening meal ,shame about the sauce

11/01/2016 jasonRCrewkerne, Crewkerne

Nice new menu, fillet of beef and dauphinois potatoes a must, very very nice , the wife had the pate' to start with , which she said was gorgeous, and the the chicken supreme , with a mushroom sauce, ... more

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Relaxing Stay in a Lovely Hotel

11/01/2016 DennisOdell, Plymouth, United Kingdom

The Shrubbery is just a short drive from the Clarks Village and Bridport and West Bay perfect for our relaxing weekend. The hotel has a large car park and you can park outside the hotels main entranc... more