Taunton Hotels

Taunton is found in the picturesque county of Somerset, a lively friendly town with lots to see and do, providing convenient location and beautiful country views hosted by the warm and welcoming south Westerners. The Town is home to a vast selection of accommodations found through the many Taunton Hotels, presenting the perfect locations for corporate clients, those wanting indulgent breaks, those requiring overnight accommodations and families taking a break in the country.

The town is impressive and is home to an extensive selection of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities, it is a traditional market town where local life is best experienced and many trinkets bought. It is a bustling county Town dating back to Saxon times, nestling on the banks of the River Tone, it has had a turbulent past and has featured in many bloody uprisings, the most notable being the Monmouth Rebellion of 1685, which ended in Judge Jeffery's infamous 'Bloody Assize' which was held in the great hall of the castle. The Town had such a bad reputation that even Queen Victoria closed the curtains on train as she passed.

Dominating the city is the Parish church of St Mary Magdalene with its superbly decorated tower, the highest in Somerset. The town is extremely proud of its award winning floral displays and gardens and is home to a calendar of exciting events including "Let's Celebrate Somerset'' an extravagance of local food , drinks, arts and crafts, The flower Show, Heritage Days, Sunday Band Stand Concerts and lively Street markets and Entertainment.

The Taunton Hotels are described through a variety of architectural styles from grand restored heritage masterpieces to striking modern high rise, to retreats lying over many acres they are situated strategically to allow guest easy access to business centres and entertainment hubs. Well designed lobbies and foyers welcome guests into cosy atmospheres detailed with log fires and fresh flowers whilst staff welcome warmly.

The Hotels provide elegantly appointed and spacious hotel rooms and multi roomed suites boasting fabulous views of the city and surrounding country landscapes. The rooms present elegant, modern and stylish interiors housing comfortable seating areas, dining areas, a dedicated work station complemented with telephones and voice mail, large work desks and complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. The Master bedrooms are home to comfortable king size beds, queens and twins dressed in high thread linens, comforters and quilts.

Executive floors of the hotels provide private lounges where buffet breakfasts are served each morning as well as providing refreshments and snacks throughout the day.

The best dining is served in a series of striking venues in the form of Bistros offering a fresh and contemporary vibe, to exclusive dining rooms hosting white linen table clothes, silver cutlery and fresh flowers where Master Chefs use the finest of seasonal ingredients and produce international and local specialities complemented with a range of international vintage wines. Coffee Bars greet the morning and may spill onto the street and present aromatic coffees and fresh pastries. Wine Bars are trendy and the choice of the city's fashionable providing light snacks and international wines companioned with live entertainment.

The Taunton hotels offer an array of extravagant venues specifically created for business functions and lifetime celebrations. Exercise may taken at on site Gymnasiums and Health Spas provide indulgent pampering, tennis courts and jogging tracks are found within landscaped grounds.

The Taunton Hotels provide a wonderful array of accommodation choice and are guaranteed to meet all needs for a memorable stay amongst this historic town.