A warm and friendly welcome is the speciality of this traditional country inn. In a unique location on the edge of the famous Badminton estate and ideally placed for visits to Bath, Bristol and the Cotswolds.

Since 1671 the Bodkin has provided sustenance to many famous guests including Jane Austen who remembered her visits in her novel Northanger Abbey.

The Hotel Inspector comes to call

More recently the team from the popular Channel 5 TV series have provided a whole new look ensuring that the property's unique character is complemented by the convenience and reliability of modern amenities.

Today 'the Bodkin' offers 11 en suite rooms and an excellent standard of cuisine.



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