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The Lychgate

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47 Church Road, Caldicot NP26 4HW, Wales
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This B & B was recommended by a local business I was visiting. I have to say it felt like a home from home. Very welcoming and relaxed. The pub over the road do a mean evening meal to boot. Lovely hot breakfast and homely feel. I hope to revisit soon.

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

So glad you had a peaceful time here at The Lychgate, I am really lucky to be within walking distance of most local businesses, meaning you can have a lay in and not rush breakfast, which I'm pleased you enjoyed! Thank you so much for the lovely review,, I hope you return ! Janice More 

Bracknell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just spent the weekend at The Lychgate with my partner and what a perfect place to unwind and relax. The homely feel to the facilities generated by countless home comforts in and around the bedrooms combined with a lovely pub opposite and some fantastic dog walking treks in the surrounding area mean that a weekend is just not... More 

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

Thank-You so much for the lovely review,,, yes there's some really great areas to explore, ideal for dog walking. I'm glad you enjoyed the little extras,, please come again!! Janice More 

Devon, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This is my second or third stay and I look forward to an enjoyable stay when I visit friends in Caldicot. The location is scenic with the added bonus of a castle ruins to view. Their is even an attractive country pub across the way. [not noisy] The breakfast was excellent and the owner kind and thoughtful. It is worth... More 

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

I'm so lucky to have Caldicot Castle right across the road, and St Marys Church right next door, The Lychgate is really in a fantastic position, I'm glad you stay with me when you come and visit friends, It's lovely to see people return, at least I know I'm doing something right! Thank you Janice More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

I have used this place to stay usually the weekend of the British Speedway GP. The owners and staff are very friendly and cannot do enough for you. The rooms are very well appointed and very comfortable too.

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

Thank you,,I'm glad you come and stay with me, even though you could get somewhere nearer the Speedway,,It's a pleasure! See you next year.! More 

Chepstow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I booked my family to stay at this local B&B. We don't have enough space and usually family go to a local big hotel. We found this place by chance and my mum loved it! She said that the rooms were spacious, the welcome warm and the food excellent. I called in to take a look and was really impressed... More 

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

Isn't it great when you find something and it turns out to be better that expected,,,it was a pleasure to have your parents stay, I hope they will return. Thank you so much for all the kind comments, I love The Lychgate and I try and make every stay a good one for my guests, so when I get lovely... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I booked for just one night and I wished I could have had more time to spend here. The room was spotless with just about everything you could think of being provided, shampoo, conditioner, shower gel and in the bedroom, proper coffee and even some lovely sweets! The bed was comfortable and very fresh. The breakfast was delicious and freshly... More 

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed your brief trip to Wales, and thanks for the lovely review, next time come for longer!! Janice More 

Conwy, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

From the moment you pull onto the drive the 'Experience' begins. Janice is there to welcome you asking 'shall I put the kettle on, tea or coffee?'. You are given a lovely sincere welcome and shown to your room(s)' , your tray of tea/coffee soon arrives . Comfort and customer satisfaction is the order of the day, the rooms are... More 

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

I'm so glad you ended up at The Lychgate and not a big impersonal hotel in Cardiff,, good choice! I love adding little touches, anything to make the stay and the guests more comfortable,, Thank you for finding time to write such a lovely review, it makes it all worthwhile,, See you again!! Janice, More 

Bodmin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Stayed only one night, but what a find. A fantastic welcome a twin room with every conceivable thing you would need, a real home from home. Very stylish ,and very clean. My room had a great shower , and comfortable bed, this really is five star accommodation In fact I've stayed in five star not this good. The breakfast was... More 

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed your brief trip to Wales, and thanks for the lovely review, next time come for longer!! Janice More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I travel down from Scotland, my brother and his wife travel up from Saundersfoot for the last three years for the reenactment which takes place in Caldicot Castle every year.Janice, who runs the place is a master of the b&b you want something Janice will provide.The rooms are big (I get a single) my brother a Double Both are Lovely... More 

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

It's so nice when guests return, and I'm glad you book well in advance as the re enactments are so popular. Caldicot Castle does a grand job with these events and I'm lucky to be situated 2 minutes walk away,,from there and The Castle Inn pub! see you next year ! And thanks for finding the time to write a... More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

There is a long story to this... the short answer is that The Lychgate is a fabulous place and I would definitely go there again. What happened was this: I had consecutive days of business meetings in Cardiff and Bristol, and didn't really fancy driving into either of them during the peak hours. Accommodation in the city is usually pricy,... More 

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Janice J, Owner at The Lychgate, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thank-you so much . I agree with you, the larger hotels can be very impersonal I'd much rather stay in a Guest House or B+B. I'm really lucky to be situated near the station,,and across the road from the fantastic Castle Inn. The little touches in the rooms I love to add, a bit of home... More 

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