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Porch House

33 - 35 High Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5BE, England
Porch House
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Used by one of our large group every year for the past six years, this place is amazing inside & out & everyone speaks very highly of the owners. There is parking to the rear & the breakfast is superb.

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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 February 6, 2015

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
30 helpful votes 30 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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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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76 reviews 76 reviews
14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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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60 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 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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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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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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