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Bickleigh Castle

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Bickleigh, Bickleigh EX16 8RP, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a fantastic place this is, something very different! We can thoroughly recommend! We stayed in one of the thatched cottages in the grounds which was amazing - so peaceful and quiet. The room was a good size, very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was lovely in the conservatory overlooking the gardens. We also had a tour of the castle which... More 

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southampton
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

our recent stay at Bickleigh was a deal with Amazon Local,our room no.14 was as some say in need of updating,but none the less comfortable, it seems to lack a womans touch..no mirror near a plug to facilitate hairdryer,the bathroom was in disrepair,but functional..just !! i enjoyed the communal dining at breakfast, sharing ideas and getting to know your fellow... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful peaceful setting & intresting historic buildings. The Tudor room with it's large four poster bed, luxury linen & views of the garden really did feel like a special treat. The property was clean,comfortable & full of period charm. Both the owner & all the staff were helpful & cheerful & the tour of the castle & grounds was is... More 

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South of England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Faerie tale, majestic and historic. This romantic and very real castle is a treat for romantics and historians alike. The staff and proprietors are both charming and eccentric in equal proportions, adding their own personal warmth to the castles hearth. Original paintings adorn the entrance hall, look out for the lecherous glance of King Charles as he appears to glare... More 

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Shrivenham, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this break through NCrowd to meet up with friends for a two night break. Arrived and was checked in by the owner John who could not have been More helpful. We were shown around and taken to our rooms 10 & 12 in the cottage. Lovely bright airey rooms, beautifully clean. A guy (we now know as Matt) came... More 

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just got home from a 3 night stay at Bickleigh Castle. We had the NCrowd deal of 3 nights for £150. I phoned and booked the dates I wanted and the receptionist was very polite and I double checked with her that the deal was right as it was cheap, she assured me all was well and good... More 

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Warwickshire
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As someone who regularly stays away for work, it was absolutely wonderful to find somewhere with character and soul. Received a warm welcome from Sarah who went to considerable trouble to make me feel at home and gave me a tour. My bedroom was fantastic with sumptuous linen. This is the only establishment EVER to double check in advance that... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for a 3 day break for our anniversary , and had a wonderful weekend. The castle itself is a lovely place, quiet, earful and full of history , which if you take the tour,a must,John will enthusiastically tell you all there is to know, and the chapel is a must. We stayed in a superior cottage, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just spent the bank holiday weekend at Bickleigh Castle with my family for my cousins wedding and it was AMAZING!!!! The grounds and castle are stunning, the owner and staff are brilliant and nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are very beautifully decorated and everything was very clean and well looked after. The food was wonderful, everything... More 

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Bloxham, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delighted to have spent a lovely weekend at this characterful and charming castle. Sarah John Jess and the rest of the staff made us feel very welcome and went out of their way to ensure our stay was memorable from the moment we arrived right through to the last minute, joining in on the easter egg hunt in the grounds... More 

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