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The Castle Inn

Main Road, West Lulworth BH30 5RN , England
The Castle Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a Saturday night here and have to say was very disappointed. Room was very outdated and in need of decoration and the bathroom was even worse with no enamel on the bath. Towels must've been at least ten years old. Awful smell of cooking fat throughout hotel. Decided to have dinner in the bar and was extremely unhappy with... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here in October last year to celebrate a Golden Wedding Anniversary. As the dog is very much part of the family it was only right that he should come too. From the moment we arrived all the staff looked after us wonderfully. All the rooms (3 doubles) were comfortable and en suite and the dog had plenty of... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a last minute break with our dog. I must start by saying the staff were very friendly and helpful and the dog was made to feel welcome. We understand it is a old pub and the bars are pleasant enough but the room we were in ,although clean enough, was very small and very dated, the furniture was... More 

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cookham dean
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having read the trip advisor reviews it was with some nervousness that we checked into this pretty thatched pub a 10 minute walk away from Lulworth Cove and with good access to the coast path. Actually, that nervousness was misplaced - this is an ok place to stay - not fantastic, but certainly ok. The double room @ £95 was... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We visited this hotel last weekend and we took our two greyhounds with us. The staff were really welcoming and attentive to both us and our dogs! The food was lovely and really good value for money. The rooms although bit tired where very clean and just what we were looking for with our hounds! Breakfast was huge! And the... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

I really think it depends on what you are looking for if you go away for a weekend. If you are looking to be totally spoilt and only want luxury probably not the place for you. However, if you want to stay in a lovely old inn, with friendly staff, great breakfasts, close to the coast and the most dog... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Although we had read many reviews, when we booked the hotel for a long weekend stay, we did have 2 dogs that were going to be with us, and must admit, going in December we though it may have been a cold and not a very nice room. Unfortunately one of our dogs departed, 4 days before we were going,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I Stayed at The Castle Inn recently and didn't expect luxury, but.... I paid £380 for 2 nights x 2rooms.What a disappointment ! I have 2 dogs & have stayed with them in various places, never has anywhere been as bad.The rooms are full of unnecessary tat that is outdated, they have uncomfortable beds, rubbish showers/baths and are not even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

Staff extremely friendly and helpful cosy accommodation and good food with a variety of lovely ciders which made a refreshing change from wine. Ideal break with our dog with good walks for her. Will go again

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

We picked this hotel as we were with our 2 dogs for a weekend away, and this Hotel accepts dogs. You will see from other reviews that the hotel needs a bit of refurbishment - the room was clean, but did really need some work on investment. The Bathroom was very old, The Shower we both decided not to use....... More 

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