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“Favourite West Country Destination” 5 of 5 stars
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Clanville | Castle Cary, Castle Cary BA7 7PJ, England   |  
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Ranked #2 of 7 Castle Cary B&B and Inns
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Favourite West Country Destination”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

We have stayed twice at Clanville Manor and intend making many more visits. The location is superb; the house beautiful; the hosts kind, informative and attentive. The breakfast menu is excellent and the rooms are quiet, very clean, comfortable and with a charming small manor house atmosphere. Clanville Manor is placed within easy reach of a wide variety of places to explore - historic villages and gardens; art, craft and pottery as well as the Somerset Levels and canals. There are plenty of places to eat to suit all budgets. We are seasoned "B&Bs" and can thoroughly recommend Clanville Manor for a delighfully relaxing long or short stay.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Clanville_Manor, Owner at Clanville Manor, responded to this review, August 9, 2012
We loved seeing you again, and appreciate your taking the time to tell others about Clanville Manor. We look forward to your next visit.
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

Clanville Manor is an elegant house, located in a beautiful and peaceful setting, hosts Sally and Rob delightful. On arrival we were invited to sit in the lounge or garden for a pot of tea and homemade cake. Breakfast is to order, produce locally sourced, accompanied by homemade bread, eggs laid by the resident hens, and all cooked to perfection. Attention to detail is second to none, making this a wonderfully comfortable and relaxing stay.

Room Tip: Four Poster Bed Room - spacious, quiet, and so comfortable.
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  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Clanville_Manor, Owner at Clanville Manor, responded to this review, May 17, 2012
Many thanks for your review. We try to give guests what we would like in a B&B. Can't qualify as an hotel as we don't provide meals other than breakfast-and afternoon tea on afternoon arrival! However, we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay. We are busy getting the pool ready for the summer season-let's hope the weather brightens up soon!
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

Clanville Manor proved to be a luxurious and thoughtfully run Bed and Breakfast. The location of the manor itself is within a working farm and is an idealic setting for a relaxing stay. During our stay, Sally the host was exceptionally attentive, informative and accommodating. Breakfast was all locally sourced and a generous start to the day. I would recommend Clanville Manor to those looking to stay in a traditionally run Bed and Breakfast set in beautiful country.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Clanville_Manor, Owner at Clanville Manor, responded to this review, May 17, 2012
Thank you for your appreciation of our traditional values-we certainly try to offer the best of the modern comforts with ensuite rooms and free Wi-Fi plus the outdoor pool in summer, whilst maintaining the traditional feel of our Georgian farmhouse on our farm and 'traditional breakfasts with lighter alternatives. Menu choices are on our website.
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Biggleswade
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

from the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome and this continued through out our stay. You get a lovely feel of being a valued customer without it being in any way intrusive. The information supplied after booking was spot on and we knew exactly where to go upon arrival. As has been said by others the cooked breakfast is to a very high standard.The house is part of a working farm and the surrounding land makes it a very quiet and relaxing location.

We also had friends staying in the self catering cottage so we could see that the attention to detail extended there as well

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Clanville_Manor, Owner at Clanville Manor, responded to this review, March 27, 2012
Thank you very much for your review. Spring has sprung and there are still a few available dates for the Easter break.
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Marlow, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

We had a lovely welcome at Clanville Manor and were impressed by the attention to detail. Sally is wonderful and as I see someone has mentioned before but really nothing is too much trouble.
I would not hesitate to return. Jac and Andy

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Clanville_Manor, Owner at Clanville Manor, responded to this review, March 20, 2012
Thank you so much for your kind review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay here at Clanville Manor-and the upgrade to the Four-poster room for the birthday weekend! I hope we shall see you again-maybe in the summer when the pool is open.
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6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

Third stay at Clanville Manor superb breakfast we try to book the King size room so comfortable and spacious . The breakfast is lovely the best local produce from two butchers in Castle Cary toped with Sally's free range eggs will be back again soon.

Gerald Judith

  • Stayed February 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Clanville_Manor, Owner at Clanville Manor, responded to this review, March 3, 2012
It was good to see you both again. The Superking room is spacious with twin beds that can be linked together and also has a bath with shower over it. The Four-Poster room (6 foot wide bed) is also spacious, and the smaller 'king' (5 foot wide bed) have ensuite power showers. The single room, rare in these parts, is compact but has everything you need!
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Skipton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012 via mobile

We stayed two nights at Clanville whilst visiting nearby friends. Sally Snook was a wonderful hostess and made the stay a memorable one. Our only regret was the time of year. In the summer months we could have enjoyed the swimming pool. Perhaps an excuse for a return visit

  • Stayed February 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Clanville_Manor, Owner at Clanville Manor, responded to this review, February 21, 2012
Thank you very much for your review-I am glad you enjoyed your stay even though, being February, the pool is not open! We open it from the beginning of June, sometimes earlier if the weather is good, until the end of August. I hope we may see you again.
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Additional Information about Clanville Manor

Address: Clanville | Castle Cary, Castle Cary BA7 7PJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Castle Cary
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Castle Cary
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Clanville Manor Castle Cary, England

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