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Bickleigh Castle

1.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Bickleigh, Bickleigh EX16 8RP, England
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Ranked #3 of 4 Bickleigh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Our visit was great, beautiful location and fantastic trip around the castle on our last day there the manager/owner was extremely informative and knowledgeable upon the history. Tranquil homely place comfortable beds and laid back QUIET atmosphere Thank you

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Canterbury
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband brought an Amazon deal for a surprise stay at the castle but unfortunately we was given a downstairs room in the cottage. The room was very dated small TV with extension Leeds and cables around the floor but the worst thing was the room above us had creaky floorboards and people staying in that room kept us up... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well, im a little late in writing this review, we stayed there for our anniversary last year in November. Beautiful setting, amazing location,but bad management. No welcoming gestures when we arrived there. We were shown our room on the arrival which was very cosy and clean, Cath kidson linen make sit extra special. But the toilet had to be shared,... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Attended a wedding here 2nd Aug... poor service, poorly trained staff!!!! Poor manners, ran out of beer in evening!!! Dog poo in numerous places on croquet lawn which was part of planned events!!! Raking in thousands for this kind of service is shocking...filthy bathrooms and carpets that need ripping up!....beautiful setting spoilt by greedy governers....AVOID!

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United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have held three very special occasions at the castle, a wedding and two christenings, each one of them will hold very fond memories for everyone who attended. The owners of Bickleigh castle are passionate about their business and put everything into ensuring the event is perfect in every way. Set in beautiful surroundings with history, the castle offers a... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have just come back from the most delightful stay at this gorgeous Castle and we we're overwhelmed with it. We were lucky to have been given the Tudor Room , which is also the Bridal Suite, being able to have the Castle to ourselves once we locked the main door at night. John showed us around once we had... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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31 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a 2 night break. We stayed in room 17 which overlooked the courtyard and the red carpeted area. Our room was tastefully decorated with an ensuite in the corner. At check-in you are given a map of the area showing nearby pubs, restaurants etc. So the first evening we walked up to the Trout Inn, about 12mins,... More

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Wales
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Bickleigh Castle for 2 nights - 3 to 5 August 2014. We had a warm welcome on arrival from Robert, present custodian of this beautiful hamlet. Our room was in the thatched clock house which dates back centuries. We had original wooden beams above our comfy double bed. The room was airy and comfortable and furnished accordingly.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic place to stay , quite and peaceful throughout beautifully located .a tour round the castle with the hosts .lovely cooked breakfast .will be going back next year.only problem is they do not do evening meals but two local pubs are 10 minutes walk away .rooms are basic which are situated around the courtyard entrance is thought the port... More

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Bristol, England
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8 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the bridal suite back in May and had a fantastic stay - the nearest thing to your own castle as you have your own wing! My husband loves castles so he was in his element lol You have a couple of pubs/restaurants within strolling distance We will be returning

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Address: Bickleigh, Bickleigh EX16 8RP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Bickleigh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:1 star — Bickleigh Castle 1*
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Welcome to Bickleigh Castle Romance and History in Union.Situated on the Devon and Somerset border, in rolling countryside within its 30 acre Estate, it’s hard to believe it is just minutes away from Junction 27 and Tiverton Parkway train station.Bickleigh Castle is not only a gorgeous Devon wedding venue, it also caters for conferences and seminars and offers Bed and Breakfast accommodation throughout the year in its romantic buildings and traditional, thatched cottages.This fabulous wedding Castle also offers exclusive use for a get together with friends and family, birthday parties, private dining, anniversaries, retirement parties or reunions. Bickleigh Castle offers you the unique and magical experience of living with your guests in a 11th Century castle.Enter through the 17th Century, Italian wrought Iron Gates to discover the romantic and fascinating history that abounds in this magnificent 11th Century Castle and it's Estate, through which the River Exe also winds its way.Within the moated grounds, Bickleighs’ 6th Century Chapel stands today as it did all those years ago, probably the oldest building in the County and where, our married couples receive their blessing.This listed Grade One Castle exudes a rich and intimate atmosphere with its history echoed in its wonderful romantic heritage, regal Great Hall and elegant Tudor Bridal Suite. ... more   less 
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