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The Castle Inn

Main Road, West Lulworth BH30 5RN , England
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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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Oldham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked this place online having looked at the website. What a disappointment it turned out to be when we got there-dirty , small rooms filled with furniture which would be more suited as service as firewood than furnishings. Food of indescribably low quality and seriously overpriced. Never again!

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Nyon, Switzerland
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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took a very nice trip to the south of England during a week and stayed at a lot of B&B’s, but this one really spoiled the trip. My husband booked them all, but missed to check tripadvisor for this one… He made the booking via email, everything fine, person in charge asking us if we are... More 

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night and after reading all the comments on Trip Advisor I was dreading it. To be fair it wasn't as bad as expected, from the outside it is an attractive thatched inn at the centre of a very pretty village. Inside it is very dated and quite shabby. The rooms need a good makeover and... More 

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bed room was basic but very clean , the food ok , cant add any more good points , If you want a good night sleep this is not the place to go , the noise , people there till 12ish , then doors banging , walls very thin so you hear anything , needs new beds and bedding... More 

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Castle Inn is lovely and not far from Lulworth Cove. The staff is very attentive and friendly. The cider menu is amazing. Our 2 Golden Retrievers were also made very welcome. The beer garden is very nice and has beautiful views. Will definitely visit again.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our third visit here and it never disappoints. Dog friendly just doesn't do this B & B justice - dogs are welcomed, adored and spoilt and their owners feel they can really enjoy a proper break with their pets. Rooms are clean, well organised and sufficiently worn to make you feel right at home and not have to... More 

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Basildon
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30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely thatched pub close to Lulworth Cove. The staff are very friendly and humans and dogs alike are made welcome. If you are not a dog-lover it is probably not the place for you as dogs are allowed in the bar and the breakfast room but having said that the place was very clean, no doggy smell... More 

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Bingley, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pub has a permanent cider festival with somewhere like 40 ciders to choose from!! Food's OK if you like it cheap and cheerful - it's not exactly a gastropub.... It doesn't appear to be a locals pub but has a good atmosphere and is just a gentle stroll from Lulworth Cove. It was very busy the evening we visited... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I thought the pub could not be that bad i was wrong! The owners need to invest to repair and ensure the establishment meets the high cost to stay there. Fantastic they allow dogs but they need to remember it is the humans who pay the bill!

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York
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Called in for lunch. Disgusting toilets, disgusting food, disgusting prices! Tasteless salad covered in sauces, tasteless plastic beef. To check out anywhere look at the toilets first. These smell of urine from outside the door. Cost £20 for one beef salad, one tuna sandwich, J2O and a shandy. Left most of it.

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