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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Have stayed here many many time over the last 25 years always book the same room which my wife loves as she likes to sit on and watch the sun set. wonderful stay always made to feel very welcomed very helpful staff, will be back soon,

Thank mike c
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Place looked lovely, especially the conservatory. But don't book it just for that. More annoying little cons than pros over all. Pros: 1. Pool area and spa which were decent. 2. Bathroom was large and Bed was comfortable. 3. The room service dessert was amazing. Cons:1. We waited 10 mins upon arrival for someone at reception to show up. We... More 

Thank Natalie B
CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to leave feedback on your recent stay. I'm sorry you didn't enjoy the stay overall, and that we had an unavoidable boiler issue overnight whilst you were here. I'll discuss your comments with Chef regarding the quality of the breakfast; we do use local suppliers to ensure a good quality, but we may need... More 

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38 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to use the hotel for Sales Meetings, Conferences and stays for both business and personal. It always felt like going home there was an older gent on reception and so helpful and Jane who worked in the office. I've been praising the hotel up and took my new partner last weekend only to experience no end of issues.... More 

4 Thank Aggett
CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for leaving a review of your recent stay with us. I'm sorry to hear that you felt things have changed for the worse here, there hasn't been a change of ownership or management recently, and I'm disappointed that you felt the team were not as happy as they used to be; I'll discuss this with them and try... More 

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99 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed on a quiet Sunday for business and pleased to find at Cricklade exactly what I needed. Comfy and spacious double room in main house, excellent food and good spa facilities. Staff incredibly helpful making a pleasant start to a busy working week. Would definatley stay again.

1 Thank B0rderers
CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for your feedback on your recent stay I'm delighted to hear the team looked after you and made your stay so pleasant, I hope that next time you need to stay in the area, we'll be your 1st choice! kind regards More 

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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here slightly reluctantly as I had read some terrible reviews. On the whole I was pleasantly surprised, but there are definitely some improvements to be made to make it a really top notch stay. The setting was wonderful, beautiful grounds and an even better view of the surrounding ding countryside. The room was ok, but the bed too... More 

Thank eviean
CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for your feedback on your recent stay I'm sorry to hear that the windowsills in your room were not clean and the fan was noisy; I'll pass that on to our housekeeping and maintenance team I'm pleased to hear that the staff were helpful and that you'd recommend us to anyone coming to the area we are constantly... More 

Swindon, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I held our wedding reception here (just the evening part) week just gone and a fantastic time. Our room, the bridal suit, was lovely. Decorated nicely, but a little dark; the lights were not bright, so MUA struggled a bit as it was starting to get dark outside so no natural light to help, and the bath... More 

Thank LAM_1987
CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for your feedback on your wedding I'm delighted to hear it went so well, and that you and your guests had such a good time. I'm sorry to hear about the mix up with the accounts - I'll look into that, as it should have all been itemised on the accounts for you hope to see you here... More 

Hampton-in-Arden, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

+staff where very friendly +room used for wedding was fantastic +bar was reasonablely priced +bed was comfy +hotel is very clean +there are veggy sausages available at breakfast if you ask for them -room was very dated and smelt slightly of what my grandads house used to smell of -breakfast staff got pretty much every order slightly wrong - meat... More 

Thank firefairie
CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for leaving feedback on your recent stay. I'm surprised to hear that your breakfast order was wrong, and that you felt the quality of the breakfast meat was low; we use a local butcher for all of our meats and take care to ensure we use a good quality product for all of our dishes I am pleased... More 

Santa Cruz, California
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62 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Cricklade when walking the Thames National River Path and found Cricklade House a little too far off the path. We were careful to book a room in the main house having read numerous negative reviews about staying in the dormitory type rooms. After the extended walk we were too tired to dine choosing... More 

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CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for leaving feedback on your recent stay. I'm unsure as to what the issues are that you refer to in the heading of your review, as from the write up, other than being a little too far from the path, you seemed to have enjoyed your visit with us we also don't have dormitory style rooms, we do... More 

Bristol, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We booked a superior double for a golf course view! Well there was a roof directly outside the window great view ! Room 34 . Also quite expense for what you get . Should have booked last Minuit for Cheeper better bigger room . Needs some modenisation to Hotel . Otherwise perfectly OK if prices were ! has a swimming... More 

Thank bryantd717
CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for your feedback on your recent stay I'm sorry you felt room 34 wasn't good enough to be a superior double, but as an in house room, with a view across the golf course, albeit over another roof, and a larger sleigh bed, we feel it is one of our nicer rooms. I'm unsure as to which bigger... More 

Chesham, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Yet another stay here at one of our favourite places over many years. It's just a shame that, as previously reported, there's an air of inevitable decline if there's no more investment and refurbishment. This is meant to be constructive as we want to keep coming back!! Cannot believe that previous comments from us and many others about the bar... More 

Thank Badgerisimus
CrickladeManager, General Manager at Cricklade House, responded to this review

thank you for your feedback, we do take it on board, and we are making improvements to the hotel on a rolling programme The bar and lounge are staffed, but sometimes they do lend a hand elsewhere in the building, and I'm sorry if you were kept waiting. Our menu changes regularly, and Chef tries to give a menu that... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Standing in over 30 acres of peaceful, secluded grounds on the edge of the Cotswolds, the privately-owned Cricklade House offers a traditional, warm and friendly welcome for those in search of tranquility, comfort, good food and wine, with extensive recreational facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cricklade House

Address: Common Hill, Cricklade, Swindon SN6 6HA, England (Formerly Cricklade House Hotel & Country Club)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon > Cricklade
Price Range: $124 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cricklade House 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Cricklade House Hotel And Country Club
Cricklade Hotel Country
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“Main house has bigger rooms”
 of 5 bubbles B0rderers, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a room in the main hotel”
 of 5 bubbles eviean, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 34 in my opinion is not a supiriour double .”
 of 5 bubbles bryantd717, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose one of the rooms with a four poster bed”
 of 5 bubbles mjhturner, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a table in the conservatory”
 of 5 bubbles 62Stephen, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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