This 15th-century manor house has a quiet location in the Somerset countryside. It mixes original features and modern comforts including free Wi-Fi, free parking, tasty food and satellite TV.

The Northover Manor Hotel is family owned and run. Owners Mark and Melanie Haddigan pride themselves on offering a warm welcome, excellent food and a friendly, relaxing atmosphere.

Some of the rooms with attached bathroom are in the main house and some are in the converted coach house. The rooms have tea/coffee facilities.

The stylish restaurant has original oak beams, stone fireplaces and modern walnut furniture.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Northover Manor Hotel has been welcoming guests since Oct 11, 2005

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 full bed
2 twin beds
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Property questions and answers
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  • do you have ground floor rooms
    we have 3 ground floor rooms in the main building and 2 in our coach house
    Answered on 5 July 2021
  • Do you hold wedding ceremonies as well as receptions
    yes we are licenced to hold wedding ceremonies
    Answered on 5 April 2022
  • Is there a lift ?
    Thank you for your enquiry. There is no lift here at Northover we are only on 2 levels ground and first floor.
    Answered on 7 February 2020
  • We are sorry tht we have to cancel this booking. We like the look of your hotel very much but due to business arrangements we have to now go to Hampshire.
    Thank you for the information. I would be beneficial to know who this is from as it doesn't give us any clue. Thank you. Northover Manor Hotel
    Answered on 29 June 2020
  • Are you pet friendly I am visiting my son a local hospital doctor and would like to bring my pet dog
    Thank you for your enquiry. At this time we are unable to accept dogs at our hotel. You could try the Masons Arms in near Yeovil.
    Answered on 17 August 2020
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Company review score: 9.4Based on 238 reviews from 1 property
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Property info

A charming, privately-owned and family run hotel in Somerset. Northover Manor mixes original features such as flagstone flooring and blue lias stone walls with modern comforts including complimentary Wi-Fi, free parking and a welcoming à la carte restaurant. Our tastefully decorated en-suite rooms compliment the period building without compromising on modern comforts. Our restaurant offers the finest locally sourced food, expertly prepared by our team of chefs, led by our talented yet modest head chef Stuart Turner. A perfect stopover for travellers en-route to Cornwall or other West Country destinations and ideally situated just off the A303. Northover Manor is just 6 miles from the busy town of Yeovil – famous for glove and helicopter manufacturing and 2 miles from RNAS Yeovilton. Located in the historic village of Ilchester there are plenty of nearby attractions including the Fleet Air Arm Museum, Haynes Motor Museum, the Bath & West Showground and many National Trust properties including Glastonbury Tor.

Language Spoken

Area info *
2 Restaurants On Site

    Restaurant #1

    Food: European

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

    Restaurant #2

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Amenities of Northover Manor Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Stand-up comedy
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Interconnecting room(s) available
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Northover Manor Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 10:00 PM


7:00 AM - 10:30 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note the restaurant is open Monday-Thursday 19:00-21:00, Friday-Saturday 19:00-21:30 and Sunday 12:00-14:30. The restaurant is closed on Sunday evening.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travelers on dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be canceled on arrival.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Northover Manor Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Restaurant is closed from Mon, Sep 16, 2019 until Sat, Sep 21, 2019

Restaurant is closed from Fri, Nov 04, 2022 until Sun, Nov 06, 2022

Restaurant is closed from Fri, Nov 11, 2022 until Sun, Nov 13, 2022

Restaurant is closed from Fri, Nov 18, 2022 until Sun, Nov 20, 2022

Restaurant is closed from Fri, Nov 25, 2022 until Sun, Nov 27, 2022

Legal info

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

FAQs about Northover Manor Hotel

  • The prices at Northover Manor Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Northover Manor Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Yes, Northover Manor Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Northover Manor Hotel is 1,800 feet from the center of Ilchester.

  • Northover Manor Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Stand-up comedy
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • Guests staying at Northover Manor Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Northover Manor Hotel has 2 restaurants:

    • Restaurant
    • Restaurant