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The Poppy House

20 Market Square | Bishop's Castle, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Clun, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this Tea Room on Sunday 23rd March. I had a vegetarian all day breakfast and my friend had a full breakfast. Both came with coffee/tea and toast and jam.... all for £6.95 too :D.... It was extremely tasty and generous in size and I can't praise the place enough!!. Beautiful setting, tasteful décor and very lovely owners!! Well... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Stayed at this quaint place for two nights whilst visiting family. A lovely warm and cosy house. The decor is clean as is all the amenities . The breakfast was absolutely delicious with plenty of choice. The electric tripped on the second morning so I missed out on my wake up coffee. None the less would recommend and will be... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

The Poppy House is clean, comfortable and full of character. Our hosts made us feel very welcome and they serve probably the best cooked breakfasts known to man. We really enjoyed our stay and will definitely be back.Superb, thank you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Stayed one night for my brothers 60th, usually stay with him but full! We had a lovely large room well equipped. The service was excellent and given our own key to get in and let us leave our car after we checked out whilst we went to see my brother again. The breakfast was lovely and we could choose what... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

We stayed here from the 15 th to the17 th of November. This hotel is full of old world charm. There are however many modern comforts such as the central heating being on a guest controlled thermostat. Unusually for a small hotel, there is a fridge in the room with soft drinks and a jug of fresh milk to go... More

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Co Down
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57 reviews 57 reviews
48 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Well I am raving about this place -- it is perfect in a perfect little town, which a fellow guest described as a time capsule. Not within striking distance from Offa's Dyke National Trail, Clive came out the 4 miles to collect me (and I was so glad!!). Truly family run, they are so well organised and professional as a... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Our second trip to this lovely B&B.The rooms have so much character,lovely clean and comfy beds.Breakfast is an excellent standard with great quality food.Service is warm and welcoming and nothing is too much trouble for these 2 lovely ladies.A great experience and will be visiting again and again and again

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

If you want to stay in a modern characterless hotel don't come here. This is a historic building transformed into a charming little hotel. Rooms are comfortable but not over modernised. Very good cooked breakfast and a genuine warm welcome from the hosts. Excellent value for money. Parking is limited but there is a free town car park two minutes... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We had a wonderful stay at the Poppy House. The hosts were very friendly and helpful and made us feel really welcome. The rate was very reasonable and the breakfast was excellent. We will definitely stay there again if we are in the area. Bishops Castle is a lovely place to visist and Poppy House is an excellent place to... More

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Burntwood, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

We stayed at The Poppy House in July 2013 for two nights whilst we went to the Bishops Castle Beer Festival. The building itself is full of character and has been carefully renovated to maintain character. We had a fantastic room split on two levels. Room was clean. The food was of high standard with locally produced produce. This clearly... More

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The Poppy House Bishops Castle, England
Address: 20 Market Square | Bishop's Castle, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Bishops Castle
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Ranked #2 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Bishops Castle

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