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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you are heading for a stay in Cheltenham then this the place to stay. A very warm welcome despite arriving two hours early. The Battledown is beautiful, the rooms are spotless, the breakfast is lovely, especially the home made banana bread, there is good, safe off road car parking and even de icer for your car before you set...

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the Best B & B that we have ever stayed in. The breakfast is fantastic you can have a cooked breakfast and there is usually three choices on the menu there is the usual Cereal and yoghurts home made Jams and Banana bread. and I nearly fogot home made baked beans. Our room is lovely and very nicely...

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Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed at battledown since 2002. It's important to have a good place to stay so 14 years will tell you what we think of the guest house it's location and also Sarah and Simon who are now in charge . Our room is very clean and beautifully decorated with tea .coffee ,tv ,hairdryer etc free WiFi also ....

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although we didn't actually spend too much time at the battledown, from our brief stay it is clear that it is conveniently located with friendly owners, comfortable rooms and a very good breakfast. We would certainly return and can recommend to others.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was my first trip to Cheltenham and I couldn't have been more impressed. Battledown is excellent. Every detail in the room was perfect as was the breakfast. My friend and I we're given a very warm welcome. I was also very impressed with Cheltenham, shall definitely be making a return journey.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently stayed at the Battledown for a second time. It is beautifully run by Sarah and her family. The rooms are lovely and well appointed and the food is great. No wonder it is so full. I have no hesitation in recommending the Battledown.

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend joined me on this visit to my family in Cheltenham and, boy, was she impressed with The Battledown! No matter how much you extol the virtues of something, people have to experience for themselves to believe you. I love it that my Grandson refers the The Battledown as 'Granny's B&B'! Same brilliant welcome and service; same comfort and...

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Thank sueconstance115
Bucks
Reviewed October 31, 2016

We made our second visit to the Battledown and were again impressed by the welcome and by the attention to detail. Each of the two floors with guest rooms has a fridge for guest use. They are stocked with fresh milk for tea and coffe but are also available for storing guest's items. This year I took a bottle of...

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Well its October again and our wedding anniversary! we meet with friends for a lovely weekend of going to the races shopping and eating out, superb. Staying at the Battledown is lovely the hosts super and cannot do enough to make the stay very special. The room are very nice with all home comforts looking forward to next October when...

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Sheffield
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Myself, my wife and father in law stayed here for 2 nights whilst visiting Cheltenham for our annual visit to the races. This was our 4th stay and it was as good as ever. Sarah and Simon are wonderful hosts. Upon arrival Sarah immediately asked us if we would like coffee, tea and biscuits and these were waiting for us...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Simon, Sarah and their daughter Isabella welcome you to their home, The Battledown, a Grade II listed French colonial style villa built in 1855. We are conveniently located for all of Cheltenham's events, the Cotswolds and the town centre which is approximately 1 mile away. All of our bedrooms have comfortable beds with 100% Egyptian cotton bed linen and en suite shower rooms stocked with fluffy towels. All bedrooms have a flatscreen TV, DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities (with fresh milk available) and a hairdryer. We provide free WIFI throughout our home and free parking is available in our private car park. Our home has a beautiful walled garden with patios which guests are welcome to use and if you are a keen gardener, please do have a look at our borders, greenhouse and vegetable garden - any advice is welcome!. The Battledown has been accredited 4 stars by the AA, has won their prestigious breakfast award and is the WINNER of the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013.Credit cards accepted - Visa, Mastercard, Maestro Switch (NOT American Express or Diners Club) ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Battledown Bed and Breakfast

Address: 125 Hales Road, Cheltenham GL52 6ST, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Cheltenham
Price Range: $130 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Battledown Bed and Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Ask Sarah to recommend a room suitable for your needs, upstairs or downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles stephenwE1831IX, yesterday | Read review
“Buy Sarah's home made marmelade”
 of 5 bubbles graemeg878, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Ideal base for all things Cheltenham and surrounding area.”
 of 5 bubbles sueconstance115, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms can accommodate for couples and family very comfortable”
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“They're all fantastic”
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