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The Castle Inn

Main Road, West Lulworth BH30 5RN , England
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The Castle Inn
Ranked #13 of 15 West Lulworth B&B and Inns
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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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Swindon, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Stayedchere for 3 nights. All in all not a bad place to visit stay with our dog as very dog friendly and very busy the 3 nights. Breakfast very good including a bowl of sausage for the dog. In the pub there is too much emphasis on Cider. As much as I like cider the whole bar area was just... More

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed 4 nights at the Castle Inn, our first break in the UK for years, also the first time we've taken a dog on holiday. The pub itself is postcard pretty on the outside, but would be much better inside if they took away the modern pictures and some of the clutter. We didn't notice a dog smell that... More

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Corringham, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having read all the good reviews, we booked for last week. Admittedly dog friendly (to the extreme) Our room had mouldy window frames. The bedding did not match, duvet thick and hard. The bath was new and we had lots of piping hot water. Unfortunately the towels were cream coloured and rough. You had to ask to borrow a hair... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a 3 night stay at the Castle Inn with husband and our dog. The most dog friendly place we have ever stayed. The location is great, the food is good and the staff are very friendly and helpful. A fabulous part of the country to visit and a very welcoming place to stay. Lots of dogs - and their... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived at the Castle Inn as staying in Lulworth, walked into the bar area,& the smell of dogs was awful,i know they are dog friendly, but..ordered our food,but they just took the money without a smile,receipt,or friendly word,.helped ourselves to cutlery etc, no-one is bothered in service,it`s hit & miss, but when the food came out,it was inedible,ham egg &... More

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portsmouth. england
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great pub and staff. superb location had lunch and dinner. Their mex butty was good, as was the t bone steak. loved the cider festival they have about 40 ciders. great got through quite a few, staggered back to Cottage 2. took our boxer benson. good group of people, nice and friendly short walk to cove will go back -... More

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Toronto, Canada
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here after a hike down at Durdle Door and we were headed towards Corfe Castle. Would recommend as a good place to stop. The selection of ales and ciders was very good and oh-so-welcome after our hike. We ordered a ploughman's lunch and enjoyed it in the beer garden in the back.

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Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
23 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having eaten and drank here before, and being dog-owners, decided to come back and stay for 2 nights. All the young staff are extremely friendly and helpful, being a cider drinker, was helped in my choices too, although room-temperature flat cider, on a hot day is not my thing. had lunch and evening meal on first day, very nice. Proper... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub was a great find. has eaten in the pub down the road which was disgusting. The Permanent Dorset Cider Festival was a charm. with lots of different tastes which my husband loved. Dog friendly as well which was kind of nice

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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 1 night at this "dog friendly " hotel, because everywhere else was booked. They warned us about the dogs, which were in every area, so fair enough. They have a permanent cider festival on, which is a redeeming feature. The evening meal menu is lack lustre and the breakfast was mediocre at best, with no fruit salad, over... More

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Address: Main Road, West Lulworth BH30 5RN , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > West Lulworth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Castle Hotel West Lulworth
The Castle Inn West Lulworth, Dorset

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