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33 - 35 High Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5BE, England
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Porch House
Ranked #6 of 11 Bishops Castle B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an absolutely beautiful 16th century listed building and a lovely place in which to stay - lovely characterful rooms (there's not a a floor or wall that not's some way off vertical or horizontal !), excellent personalised service from the owners and lovely home-cooked and locally -sourced food in the morning. There is also easy provision for parking)... More 

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Cardigan, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
15 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stayed for a Friday and Saturday night in the Blue Room. Great room with comfy big bed, big bathroom with a tub of a bath( loads of hot water) and a separate small room to make tea and read the paper. Breakfast is taken at a shared table in the lounge downstairs. Very good breakfast...cooked and/or continental....fab local sausages. Newspaper... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Three of us stayed for 3 nights last week. We had one twin and one double for single occupancy B&B(They also have self catering apartments). Genuine Elizabethan building, very cosy, excellent breakfast and very convenient for walking on Longmynd, Stiperstones etc. I had full English on two mornings and kippers with poached egg on the other. Always well cooked and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We stayed recently and had 2 wonderful nights, Jill and John have done a great job with the house. We stayed in the red room with it's lovely big comfortable bed and a nice tidy little bathroom. The breakfast included is large and set us up for the day. At the front of the house you can hear the town... More 

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Wolverhampton
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182 reviews 182 reviews
58 hotel reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Just back from a very nice weekend in Bishops Castle. The Porch House is a lovely B & B with bags of character. The building has a fantastic history if you like that kind of thing. The hosts are very welcoming and make the stay better. We stayed in the blue room that is in the back of the house.... More 

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London
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This is a great place to stay if you are walking in the area or visiting for a wedding (as we were).. The house is lovely and has a very interesting history- the rooms are timbered and pretty. We appreciated having a small couch in ours, a nice touch! The hosts were friendly, very good recommendations on local cafes, etc.... More 

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We had a winter break in this wonderful B&B. The historical house is lovely, the hosts really friendly and the breakfast different, delicious and generous. The room itself was lovely, specious with sitting area and a luxurious bathroom. We were given a tour of the house, with some of its fascinating history and that of the town. It's right on... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Spent 2 nights at this absolutely beautiful house on the recommendation of a friend. Gill and John were very hospitable, helpful, personable and just great people. The room was (as with the rest of the house) just a visual delight with stunning traditional features. The breakfast was more than I could have wanted (literally) and what I had was simply... More 

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Cheshire, UK
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50 reviews 50 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Spent a wonderful weekend in this fabulous house. Gill and John are very friendly. We were shown our room then offered tea and wonderful homemade cake. The breakfasts were great - made from top quality ingredients. We will definitely stay here again and can't recommend it highly enough.

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UK
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

We have attended the Bishops Castle beer festival for the past 3 years....we have camped the previous 2 years but fancied a bit of luxury this time (a brilliant decision considering the awful weather we had been having!) The beer festival is staged by all of the pubs in the town, they all run along the main street which itself... More 

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Address: 33 - 35 High Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5BE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Bishops Castle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Porch House Bishops Castle, England

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