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Cardynham House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Tibbiwell Street | The Cross, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
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Ranked #3 of 11 Painswick B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amanda S Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed with my husband at this lovely B&B for two nights. We used a Buy a Gift voucher and after reading the feedback from a lady in October we were a bit dubious about what we would find. As soon as we arrived all of our fears were squashed straight away. We were greeted by a lovely couple and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this beautiful period house between Christmas & New Year. The service was very friendly and the rooms attractive, warm and comfortable. The close proximity of the different parts of the house meant that we were able to book two separate rooms for our family without feeling remote from each other. Breakfast was well prepared and served in... More 

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Indiana
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We stayed three nights in the Medieval Garden room. It was perfect for us, a couple with adult daughter. The extra bed is in a "nook" with curtains that closed. We had a great view of the church steeple from the window. The room was large after being in London. The bath was large and modern. Breakfast was outstanding and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

went on a wowcher promotion and absolutely no complaints - lovely room, clean warm pretty and fab breakfast with lots of choice and staff were really helpful - painswick is pretty but not tonnes going on, but easy access to stow / cheltenham etc

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Having being gifted a voucher for a two day break we chose Painswick and were looking forward to staying at this property after reading the reviews on tripadvisor. We stayed in Room 6 this was directly below room 7,which was an attic room (every sound could be heard form the above room), these were the cheaper of the rooms on... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Very nice hotel four poster bed but quite uncomfortable mattress. Had a meal adjoined to the hotel which was good. Pub next door was very nice and did food which looked reasonably priced. On the whole good

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Just returned from a weekend break in this lovely, and well placed, village in the Cotswolds. We stayed at Cardynham house, an excellent choice in the heart of the village. Quaint but well appointed rooms, service throughout our weekend was excellent. Whatever you do, don't miss breakfast, it's fantastic. Staff are a credit to their profession. Our thanks to the... More 

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Stourbridge
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

This place is a complete contradiction. It is a beautiful building with very quaint rooms, but it is filthy! The man who I made the booking with sounded very upper class English, however we were greeted by a Romanian couple who had quite a limited grasp of the English language. On arriving in the room, I felt a bit sick... More 

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John_Paterson, Owner at Cardynham House, responded to this review

I have taken a few days to calm down in my response to this offensive and prejudiced review. In the first place I am not “very upper class” but a rather down to earth New Zealander with a strong accent. Our chef and his wife are Romanian and their English is not perfect but good and clear as you might... More 

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119 reviews 119 reviews
34 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Very comfortable night in a delightful 4 poster room as most of the rooms are at this excellent B&b. The breakfast was awesome, I didn't eat again until 7pm! Highly recommend to stay here. Room 1 will sleep 3 people and is at the front of the property but we didn't find it noisy.

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Second time we have stayed here and it was even better this time. Helpful friendly staff. Stayed in "dovecote". The room was huge and so lovely. The bed was comfy and tge whole stay was really peaceful and relaxing, I hope we will be able to stay again soon.

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Address: Tibbiwell Street | The Cross, Painswick GL6 6XX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Painswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Cardynham House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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