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The Castle at Taunton

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Castle Green, Taunton TA1 1NF, England
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Ranked #6 of 18 hotels in Taunton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Stephen G Witney, 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Witney, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
31 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 2 nights recently. The hotel is located right in the centre of Taunton, a minute or two from the bus station and about 15 minutes from the railway station by foot. We had a free upgrade to a Garden Room which overlooks the green (actually a large paved area by the castle). The room was large, comfortable... More

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York, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having had a private dining room within the hotel to hold a 21st birthday celebration, I would thoroughly recommend this venue to others. The decor is beautiful and creates a wonderful atmosphere. The food is excellent and service impeccable. Would definitely visit again.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Second time my family and I have held a function at The Castle, both times superb. We used the Penthouse, which is extremely comfortable. The staff were brilliant, the food good value but not exceptional this time. The terrine we chose needed something to lift it, either seasoning or a chutney to go with it. The main course of steak... More

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

Great service, great room, wonderful staff, fantastic breakfast ! Thought the surroundings and the characteristics of the building were outstanding. The check-in and check-out was efficient. The staff were very helpful.

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Letchworth Garden City
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at The Castle for 2 nights, it was a lovely experience the staff were very nice and friendly, It was very clean an although there were two weddings going on it was not intrusive. The rooms were spacious and had everything you needed to make it very comfortable. We will definitely stay there again when we visit Taunton.

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

We had a lovely 2 night stay. The rooms were very comfortable. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We ate in the Brazz restaurant on the first night and the food was delicious, the service was great. Breakfast was equally as good. The hotel contacted me on our journey home to inform me that I had left my kindle... More

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London
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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been visiting Somerset for many years, as I have family living down there, so I feel I know the area well and I've known about the castle hotel for a while as other family members have stayed there. So for the price I paid (£149 + £5 parking) for 1 nights stay without breakfast was extremely disappointing, the room... More

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Ash Vale, Surrey
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just one night stay, arrived at 6pm parking easy. Reception very welcoming and efficient. Room 81 was allocated to us which was lovely, nice size,comfortable bed, big bathroom all spotless. This room has has 3 windows and all can be opened.... Hooray!! At last a hotel that has fresh air which is very rare these days! Mind you early in... More

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Somerset
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding ceremony, wedding breakfast and reception at The Castle Hotel and it was brilliant. The food was delicious, service was excellent and we all felt very well looked after. Anything we asked for, was done instantly. Thank you for making our special day even more special. I highly recommend!

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just an over night stay visiting friends. Single room ok sizewise, double also spacious just sad looking decoration. Hideous yellow/green/blue patterned fabric everwhere... looks very dated. Clean but bathroom needed ceiling repair and also annoying taps that require 3 or 4 turns to get any water flow and slowwwwww filling toilet cisterns. The hotel was difficult to book as it... More

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Address: Castle Green, Taunton TA1 1NF, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Taunton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Castle at Taunton 4*
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The Castle at Taunton, your hotel in the heart of Somerset. Whether you are exploring the finest landscapes of England's West Country, seeking a wedding or conference venue or looking for fun and exciting holiday activities for the entire family - The Castle Hotel offers unrivaled accommodation with plenty of warm, friendly hospitality to make your West Country business or pleasure visit memorable. ... more   less 
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