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The Painswick

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$224*
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went for a midweek break and it was perfect. Early check-in was no problem and the staff were so attentive (in a non intimidating way!). All the little touches really made a difference. The village is a typical pretty Cotswold village. They have an excellent music society so if you can time your trip to one of their concerts,...

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked in the restaurant for afternoon tea but we're able to sit outside in the sunshine as it was such a nice day. The staff were very accommodating about this. Fantastic afternoon tea - great value for money. I was able to have a gluten free afternoon tea and they went to extra lengths to offer me other things...

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TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear Naomi M, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent visit, and I'm delighted that you had a great time. I will pass along your compliments to the team & we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards, Luke Millikin General Manager The Painswick

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't know where to start with this review other than to say, the title of it says it all. Having stayed in several luxury hotels, the room we had at this one surpassed them all. We stayed in the George Suite and it was absolutely stunning!!! The space was fantastic as was the decor. We didn't leave the room...

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Thank Rachel H
TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear Rachel H, Thank you for your kind words & positive feedback regarding your recent stay. I am delighted that you had a great time and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Many thanks again & kindest regards, Luke Millikin General Manager The Painswick

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is wonderful. From the minute you arrive the people make your stay enjoyable. The service is great, food great and surroundings truly magical. They provide everything you need to the little detail which I thought was great. We took 2 dogs and catered for fantastically. Nikki. Luke. Francesca. Renato and frank all great as well as the room...

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TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear Robbie G, Thank you for your kind words & positive review - I shall ensure your compliments are shared with the team & I thank you on their behalf. It was a real pleasure to have you staying with us & we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. All the best, Luke

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just to say thank you truly for a lovely stay! The hotel is beautiful and so peaceful. Monica attended us wonderfully and we had a really nice break. We extended our stay and even got my mother to join us for the night. Thank you again, we really appreciate it!t

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TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear tasteoftea, Thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay & it was a pleasure to have you staying with us. I shall pass along your compliments to the whole team (but especially Monika) and I thank you on their behalf. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards, Luke Millikin General Manager The...

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a change we thought on the best sunshine day of the year, that is, YTD, lets visit the best kept secret that is Swainswick. Having read some great reviews through national PR on the Painswick hotel and it is an award winning hotel, thought Saturday lunch would be wonderful, so booked a table with the lovely voice on the...

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TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear rkyme, Thank you for your review & kind words regarding your recent visit to us. I am delighted that you were impressed with our food, service & décor and I will ensure that your positive feedback is shared with the team (and I thank you on their behalf). Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming you back...

Crickhowell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked to have lunch at the Painswick today my wife and myself, staff were incredibly polite and helpful after a long drive over 2 hours. We are familiar with the chef as we had eaten at his previous restaurant in Tetbury The Chefs Table. Our starters were asparagus and cured salmon with picketed pineapple no problem. Main course steak,...

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TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear Anthony A, Thank you for your review regarding your recent visit, and I am glad that you found our staff polite & helpful. I am sorry that the food did not meet your expectations and I will ensure that your comments are shared with the team, to see what changes or further training may be possible. Thank you again...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took advantage of the Spring Break dinner, bed & breakfast deal to spend 3 nights in the very attractive village of Painswick. As this was dinner, bed & breakfast both the hotel and the restaurant assumed equal importance hence this two part review. Firstly the good - the hotel was excellent; our room was spacious (we had a 'medium...

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TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear RHarr, Thank you for your review & balanced feedback, and I am delighted that you liked our Hotel & customer-service overall. I will pass along your comments regarding the food to our Chefs (to see what improvements might be possible) and I thank you for bringing your experience to my attention. I am disappointed that we did not offer...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed Friday 31st March to Sunday April 2nd. First time at this hotel, I booked it as a surprise break for my husband. I wish that I could award it 4 1/2 stars as for me it was very close to perfection. We were travelling with our dog and the lady took a note of his name when I...

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TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear Claire M, Thank you for your review & compliments, which I shall make sure are shared with the team (and I thank you on their behalf). We strive to ensure that all our guests have a relaxing night's sleep and I will do my best to resolve the frustrations which you mentioned; the automatic door closures are a safety...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was taken here for a birthday treat, and what a treat it was! The restaurant staff were friendly and welcoming, nothing was too much trouble. The menu was delightful, with some brilliant and unusual choices. Yes, it is a bit pricey, but worth every penny.

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TheCalcotCollection, General Manager at The Painswick, responded to this review

Dear Nikki E, Thank you for your review & kind words, and I am delighted that you had a great Birthday celebration with us. Kindest regards, Luke Millikin General Manager The Painswick

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Painswick is an intimate lifestyle boutique hotel set in the hauntingly beautiful village of Painswick. Here, the modern and vintage merge; the historic exterior and funky interior breathe new life into the foundations of this stunning country retreat. The hotels ethos is based on the latest lounge trend in which luxury and chill out blend together. The Painswick - the ultimate destination for every traveller. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Painswick

Address: Kemps Lane | Gloucestershire, Painswick GL6 6YB, England (Formerly Cotswolds88hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Painswick
Price Range: $251 - $534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Painswick 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Cotswolds88hotel Hotel Painswick
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The Painswick UK - England
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