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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   125 Hales Road, Cheltenham GL52 6ST, England
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The Battledown
Ranked #1 of 66 Cheltenham B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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Congleton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Battledown for 2 nights whilst attending a wedding at nearby Ellenbourgh Park. Simon & Sarah have created the perfect b&b experience. The attention to detail with the home made jams, chutneys & the slippers & hot water bottle by the door far exceeds many expensive, famous hotels. We enjoyed an excellent stay although we didn't require... More

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us visiting from Malaysia stayed two nights to visit the Cotswolds All the posiive comments in the reviews are true - clean, comfortable, well-sited, excellent breakfast, friendly and helpful hosts. Lots of nice touches like slippers and umbrellas for guest use. Simon and Sarah keep a selection of menus for Cheltenham restaurants and leaflets with suggested tours of... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here one night as a stopover from Scotland to Devon. Quiet, comfortable room with great hospitality from the hosts. If you are looking for somewhere in Cheltenham them don't bother looking any further than The Battledown.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Battledown is a beautiful B&B in an excellent location. Perfectly positioned to get to town, the Racecourse and the Cotswolds at large. Sarah was a lovely host with attention to every detail. The rooms and grounds were beautifully maintained and extremely cosy and I definitely can't write a review without mentioning the amazing Banana Cake! Hope to visit again... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Battledown was a guesthouse ideally located for us to explore the Cotswolds area. We had an excellent, quiet room in the souterrain with garden view with a separate entrance from courtyard/garden. A small fridge for our drinks was being offered outside the room. The garden is spacious and has several places to seat if you do not want to be... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 9 year old son summed his view up with "best breakfast ever!" While I agree with his view, his statement falls short of capturing our wonderful stay at The Battledown. Sarah and Simon were perfect hosts - they welcomed us into their home, fed us (oh boy, the food was excellent -- the bacon was perfect; if possible, it... More

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just had a great weekend in Cheltenham, made easy and even more relaxing by the hosts at Battledown. They provided a safe lock up for our mountain bikes, served a tasty breakfast and were helpful and friendly with everything we needed. The B n B is a few steps above the usual standard, excellent value and I'd certainly stay again.... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another enjoyable stay at The Battledown. Sarah & Simon continue to provide great service and ensure all their guests are made welcome. No hesitation in returning next year and recommending to others. Good to hear business is thriving - well done.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sarah is a warm and welcoming host, allowing us to park just after 10 so that we could walk back into town for the day. She had even got our room ready at this early hour and made coffee and home-made cookies. This is a beautiful house and you can see the dedication in preserving the period features with tasteful... More

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Burnham-on-Crouch, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had a two night stay at the Battledown.Very clean and welcoming,close to the City centre will use this place whenever I visit the area. Every detail has been thought of and the little touches Simon & Sarah have included makes for a very relaxing stay. Les & Sandra S

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Address: 125 Hales Road, Cheltenham GL52 6ST, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Cotswolds > Cheltenham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Battledown 4*

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Simon, Sarah and their daughter Isabella welcome you to their home, The Battledown, a Grade II listed French colonial style villa built in 1855. We are conveniently located for all of Cheltenham's events, the Cotswolds and the town centre which is approximately 1 mile away. All of our bedrooms have comfortable beds with 100% Egyptian cotton bed linen and en suite shower rooms stocked with fluffy towels. All bedrooms have a flatscreen TV, DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities (with fresh milk available) and a hairdryer. We provide free WIFI throughout our home and free parking is available in our private car park. Our home has a beautiful walled garden with patios which guests are welcome to use and if you are a keen gardener, please do have a look at our borders, greenhouse and vegetable garden - any advice is welcome!. The Battledown has been accredited 4 stars by the AA, has won their prestigious breakfast award and is the WINNER of the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013.Credit cards accepted - Visa, Mastercard, Maestro Switch (NOT American Express or Diners Club) ... more   less 
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