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George Hotel

Market Place, Castle Cary BA7 7AH, England
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Andy4265 Verwood, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Verwood, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very pleasant little hotel with a lovely restaurant that provided an excellent breakfast. Room was very nice (16) although slightly spoilt by the noise of the huge kitchen extractor fan that runs up the outside wall. Very noisy! Otherwise very pleasant stay and would re book although probably not the same room!

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Stourport on Severn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My husband and I and two friends from France have just spent two nights here,the service was superb,friendly staff,fantastic chef and the rooms were fabulous.it has been awarded two stars from the AA,but we felt it should be more and would certainly stay there again and cannot recommend this hotel highly enough.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

Dived into the George for a simple midweek single course evening meal. Pretty good meal off the Specials board comprising Dexter beef, four veg and rather tasty horseradish mashed potato. At £11.95 good value.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the characterful George Hotel, Castle Cary. Staying B&B our double room on the first floor was quite comfortable (noisy air con or fans outside) and equipped with TV, kettle, Iron, all the things you might need when you're away form home. My wife found the shower head did not fit the bracket properly so showering... More

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Simferopol, Krym, Ukraine
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Very comfortable hotel in the middle of an old quaint English town - just loved everything about the whole town. The proprietor was very friendly and helpful, and went out of his way to make us comfortable and answer our questions about the town. The building is a few hundred years old, with an ancient fireplace and brick used from... More

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Bristol, England
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162 reviews 162 reviews
31 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

The George is located in the centre of the quaint little market town of Castle Cary, opposite the Market Hall. The are various seating areas if you are simply sampling one of the fine ales on offer, including a lovely bar at the front of the building with a huge fire. Accommodation and food are available at reasonable rates. Well... More

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Frome, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We booked a night at the George to celebrate an anniversary. We had booked a meal in the restaurant but changed to the bistro as it was busier. The meal was very good, a veggy dish for my wife and venison for me, and the service was attentive without being intrusive. Our room, in one of the converted cottages, was... More

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Dungi_1, Owner at George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us for your anniversary. We look forward to welcoming you back to The George again soon. Thanks again for your review. Daniel Patrick More

somerset
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Went for dinner last night to The George , complete disaster , Poor service and food was poor , the restaurant was cold and the waitress was very slow . Management need to look into staffing levels . We were told that the owner is now running another pub in Monteque so perhaps he feels its not worth the time... More

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Ibiza
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52 reviews 52 reviews
36 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

This hotel and restaurant is in the middle of a very quaint village and is a perfect place to stay when breaking a trip from London to the West Country. Nothing too special but spacious room with four poster, well equipped but plumbing a bit old and the room fragrancer was very over the top and bad on the throat.... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

As a party of 15 senior walkers, we found the hotel staff friendly, helpful and obliging on all occasions. Our rooms were clean and beds comfy and more than adequate for a weekend away with friends. The food (dinners) were excellent in both quality and presentation and met with the approval of all 15 of our group. The breakfasts were... More

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Address: Market Place, Castle Cary BA7 7AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Castle Cary
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George Hotel Somerset
George Hotel Castle Cary, England

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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
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The George Hotel is a friendly, family run, thatched 15th century Country Town Hotel, situated in the centre of the historic town of Castle Cary, nestling in the beautiful undulating hills of South Somerset. The George Hotel offers all-round hospitality any time of the day and is an ideal base for the many local attractions.The Knight's Restaurant has recently undergone a complete menu overhaul offering modern British food as well as hosting one off events such as a 7 course taster menu. We still offer a traditional full english breakfast within the price of the accommodation ... more   less 
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