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Stone Mountain, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was easy to find by car and it is close to the town center, but parking is remote, a short walk away. Our room was at the back overlooking the church behind so was very quiet. Room facilities, which included an en suite bathroom, were good. The hotel has a restaurant where we had both dinner and full...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had three nights here in a very quiet room towards the rear of the hotel.Breakfast was brilliant, there was a choice of meals with lots of drink and toast.Plenty to eat. The evening meal had a wide choice again, from fish to steak.

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Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly welcome.Well kept choice of Wadworth ales. Sunday carvery was superb..freshly prepared and plentiful. Did just have room for dessert !..opted for sticky toffee pudding..which was delicious. Looking forward to a return visit.!

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Reviewed November 25, 2016

I'm sorry this is the first bad review i've ever given a place but after paying £99 you expect more. My food came out uncooked and when sent back, still came back uncooked. Breakfast was served with rotten salmon - and when i complained the staff barely cared. If i'd had time i would have called the inspectors in. By...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, Owner at The Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear herbierichard I'm very very sorry that you did not enjoy your stay at the Castle Hotel on this occasion. Please accept my apologies for any shortcoming on this visit. I've looked in detail at your comments and investigated with my team. Clearly, as this was your second visit with us, staying in the same room, there were not any...

Spalding, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Have stayed here a couple of times to meet up with family and also for a recent overnight business trip. What can I say? This is an hotel that delivers and disappoints in equal measure. A warm welcome from friendly, helpful staff. Great food and a good selection at the bar although no guest ales as hotel is tied in...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, General Manager at The Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Ian, I would like to thank you for your review of The Castle Hotel. I pride myself on the team I have here and glad that they delivered the service that our guests have come to expect from us. Sarah our chef is a fantastic asset to the team and I will certainly pass on your very kind...

Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Average. Room rather tired and smelled of stale smoke - unpleasant. Shower lacked power. Did not take breakfast so can't comment. Location was fine and main parts had character. Staff friendly and helpful.

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Thank emroka
OldSarumHotelsLtd, General Manager at The Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning, Firstly I would like to apologies for the issues that you had with your stay with us here at The Castle Hotel, I have looked into these and they have been addressed as a matter of urgency. I hope that we can welcome you back to stay with us again and show you that we do take care...

Reviewed October 29, 2016

The castle hotel is in the town and we found that it was ideal for short stay shopping expedition and tour of town. Our room was at the rear of the building overlooking church and cemetery so neighbours very quiet. We had one of their executive rooms which was large and clean, the bathroom a bit tired and needs updating...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, General Manager at The Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning Stephen, Firstly I would like to thank you on behalf of myself and the team for your review, and glad that you enjoyed your stay with us here. We aim to deliver exceptional service with a smile and quality food here at The Castle Hotel. I have built an excellent team here and I am glad that they...

Melbourne
Reviewed October 18, 2016

A cheerful and efficient greeting but no offer to help with bags. Room spacious and comfortable, bathroom clean, towels large and soft. Hotel is on a busy corner but we found no problem with traffic noise at the weekend - perhaps could be noisy during the week. Generous and well-cooked breakfast. Would definitely stay there again.

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, General Manager at The Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Good Morning Jane, On behalf of myself and the team I would like to thank you for your review of The castle Hotel and glad you a lovely stay with us. We do hope that you return and visit us soon. Yours thankfully Danny

Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

As soon as we got through the front door we were welcomed with smiles and was offered a nice hot meal which was amazing!! Breakfast in the morning was glorious and freshly made. The manager could not have been more friendly if he tried and got to know us personally and had lots of time to spend with all who...

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, General Manager at The Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning Lauren, I am really pleased that you had a most enjoyable stay with us here at The Castle. I am proud of my team and what they aim to deliver to each and everyone of my guests. I am over the mood that you had great food here, Sarah the chef is a great asset to myself and...

Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 14, 2016

The staff were extremely friendly. There was very limited parking and we had to park 200 yds down the road in the long stay car park although it was only £6 for the day. The car park opposite is only short stay but free between 18.00-08.00hrs. Our room(no. 16) was the furthest from reception overlooking the church yard, very pretty....

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OldSarumHotelsLtd, General Manager at The Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning Mick, Apologies for the delay in responding to your review, we had a family bereavement recently. I am glad that overall you enjoyed your stay with us here at The Castle. I have addressed the issue with your room and spoken to my housekeeping team, I would like to send my sincere apologies for this as it is...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Castle Hotel, in the picturesque Wiltshire town of Devizes, is a privately run 18th Century Hotel, situated near the banks of the Kennet and Avon Canal, famous for the flight of 29 locks over the 230 foot Caen Hill. Visitors from all over the world flock to the Kennet and Avon Canal to watch or participate in the famous Devizes to Westminster Canoes Race. The Hotel is, also, a perfect location for cyclists to stop off on their journey to London or Bristol. Other areas of natural beauty and historical interest nearby include: Avebury, Stonehenge and Silbury Hill. The Castle Hotel is just metres away from the historic Wadworth's Brewery offering a number of traditional brewed ales delivered to us by dray horse and cart. (*On Thursday's you will find the dray horse and cart at The Castle Hotel where you are welcome to offer the shire horses a small treat). Devizes is close to many major towns and cities including Bristol, Swindon, Salisbury and Bath, making it an ideal base from which you can explore the surrounding area. The M4 is the nearest motorway, accessible from Hungerford at Junction 18, Chippenham at Junction 17, Swindon at Junction's 15 and 16 or Bath at Junction 14. Major roads include the A4, A303, A342 and the A361. We pride ourselves on offering great service in a relaxed friendly environment, through-out our bar, hotel and restaurant. All our facilities have recently undergone a refurbishment, which has made our bar and restaurant very popular with the locals. The 19 bedroom Hotel which has always been popular with tourist and business guests alike has had lots of additions to update this traditional Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Castle Hotel

Address: New Park Street, Devizes SN10 1DS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Devizes
Price Range: $82 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Castle Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Choose a room at the back, but I doubt the front is that noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Tony1784, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“choose room at back”
 of 5 bubbles herbierichard, Nov 25, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the rear of hotel are quieter, despite the church clock.”
 of 5 bubbles IanH59, Nov 16, 2016 | Read review
“rooms at rear are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles stephensL2695FT, Oct 29, 2016 | Read review
“The front of the hotel is on a busy road & the back of the hotel gets the noise from the church bells but benefits from the pretty view.”
 of 5 bubbles mickt447, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
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