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The Schoolhouse Hotel
3 stars

The Schoolhouse Hotel

Hook Street, Swindon, SN4 8EF, United Kingdom
Swindon, United Kingdom
See location+44 179 384 9481
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$68
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rate per night

8.2
Great
based on 338 reviews
338 reviews
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Provider
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Double room
Superior room
Standard room

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About The Schoolhouse Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Victorian hotel in Swindon with 2 restaurants Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has express check-out and multilingual staff. Self parking is free. Other amenities include a ballroom. The Schoolhouse Hotel offers 10 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include desks. 24-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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Amenities at The Schoolhouse Hotel

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

General

  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Soundproofing
  • Landmark view
  • Carpeted

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental
  • Cycling
  • Horse riding

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of The Schoolhouse Hotel

8.2
Very good338 verified reviews
0.6Friends
2.9Families
11.0Couples
6.7Solo
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What can I expect from the food at The Schoolhouse Hotel?

Guests have praised the delicious and varied menu at The Schoolhouse Hotel, with many mentioning the exceptional quality of the breakfast and evening meals. Some guests even enjoyed having their meals delivered to their rooms when the restaurant was closed.

What are the highlights of the hotel's location?

The Schoolhouse Hotel is located in a quiet and serene setting, offering a peaceful and authentic experience. Guests have also appreciated the proximity to Swindon and the easy access to transportation links.

How is the cleanliness and comfort of the rooms at The Schoolhouse Hotel?

Guests have consistently praised the cleanliness and comfort of the rooms at The Schoolhouse Hotel, with many highlighting the comfortable beds and the charming, old-world feel of the building.

What are the unique features of The Schoolhouse Hotel?

The hotel's unique features include a warm and welcoming atmosphere, a peaceful location, and a delightful old building with a sense of charm and character. Guests have also appreciated the friendly and accommodating staff, as well as the delicious food offered.

When is the best time to visit The Schoolhouse Hotel?

The high season at The Schoolhouse Hotel is in July, offering an excellent opportunity to experience the beautiful exterior, good breakfast, and friendly staff in a serene location. However, the hotel is also recommended for a visit in April during the low season.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the garden or landmark comes highly recommended.

Consider Nearby Attractions

The hotel is conveniently located near several attractions such as Lydiard Park, Swindon Designer Outlet, and Coate Water Country Park, making it a great base for exploring the area.

Try the Restaurant

Guests raved about the delicious food served at the hotel's restaurant, with many recommending both the breakfast and dinner options. Consider dining in for a delightful culinary experience.

Check for Special Dietary Menus

The hotel offers special diet menus upon request, catering to guests with specific dietary requirements. This is particularly appreciated by those with dietary restrictions.

Opt for Room Service

If you prefer a more private dining experience, take advantage of the room service. Several guests enjoyed having breakfast and dinner brought to their rooms, especially when the restaurant was closed.

Embrace the Quirky Charm

Many guests appreciated the unique and historic feel of the building, enjoying the old-world charm and authentic atmosphere. Embrace the character of the hotel for a memorable stay.

Plan for Outdoor Activities

With options for hiking, cycling, and horse riding nearby, consider planning outdoor activities during your stay. Take advantage of the hotel's location for some outdoor adventure.

Consider Room Amenities

Some guests mentioned that the rooms felt slightly dated, so it may be helpful to manage expectations regarding the room decor and amenities. However, the comfortable beds and cleanliness were highlighted as positive aspects.

Engage with the Friendly Hosts

Guests appreciated the warm and welcoming hospitality from the hosts, making them feel at home. Take the opportunity to engage with the friendly and accommodating staff during your stay.

Be Mindful of Check-Out Time

Several guests found the 10:00 AM check-out time a bit early. If you prefer a more leisurely morning, it's worth considering this timing when planning your departure.

Location

Hook Street, Swindon, SN4 8EF

What's nearby

  • Lydiard Park1.4 mi
  • Royal British Legion Remembrance Garden1.7 mi
  • Swindon and Cricklade Railway3.6 mi
  • Swindon Designer Outlet3.8 mi
  • Bincknoll Castle3.9 mi
  • Museum of the Great Western Railway3.9 mi
  • Swindon Railway Station4.4 mi
  • Swindon Museum & Art Gallery4.7 mi
  • Swindon County Cricket Ground4.9 mi
  • County Ground5 mi
  • Great Western Hospital5.7 mi
  • Coate Water Country Park6.1 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 5:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about The Schoolhouse Hotel

Low season

April

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

$129

Average price (weekend night)

$156
Cheapest month to stay with an average 34% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 53% rise in price.
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When to book a room at The Schoolhouse Hotel

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Top tips for your stay at The Schoolhouse Hotel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at The Schoolhouse Hotel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in April and July.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at The Schoolhouse Hotel, plan to stay on a Friday or Tuesday. The most expensive day is usually Thursday.
  • The cheapest price a room at The Schoolhouse Hotel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $121, while the most expensive was $121.
  • How long should you stay at The Schoolhouse Hotel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 15 days.

FAQs when booking at The Schoolhouse Hotel

  • Where is The Schoolhouse Hotel located?

    The Schoolhouse Hotel is located at Hook Street, 4.5 miles from the center of Swindon. Lydiard Park is the closest landmark to The Schoolhouse Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Schoolhouse Hotel?

    Check-in time is 5:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at The Schoolhouse Hotel.

  • Does The Schoolhouse Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Schoolhouse Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Schoolhouse Hotel from the airport?

    The Schoolhouse Hotel is 18.4 miles from Brize Norton. The Schoolhouse Hotel is 25.8 miles from Gloucestershire.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Schoolhouse Hotel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Schoolhouse Hotel in Swindon and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Schoolhouse Hotel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Schoolhouse Hotel.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.7

Distance to city center

4.5 mi

Nearest Airport

Gloucestershire

Distance to airport

25.8 mi