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Castle Inn

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“the pub”(39 reviews)
“great food”(20 reviews)
“lydford gorge”(30 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Excellent place to stay. Cycle friendly and an excellent stopping point on the trail along the old SR railway line. A beautifully cared for old inn (several hundred years old) with great rooms. The food is superb. We had a fantastic meal in the inn...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Lots of character. Dog friendly with plenty of walks very close. Tasty food large portions daily specials and good value for money. I had scampi and chips and my husband had the curry. Both were excellent.

Thank YvonneH574
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Everything was excellent about this pub. The only problem we had was the over bath shower was not fitted correctly leading to having to stand almost on the taps to have a shower. Furthermore the flow was quite low. However, there was always hot water...More

Thank Steve D
Response from Sue K, Owner at Castle InnResponded 5 August 2017

We thank you for your comments, which have been duly noted. We have been waiting for works to be completed before with refresh the rooms. Unfortunately this has been delay again but we are going ahead with some of the more pressing repairs and re-decorations....More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

Dreadful - leaking roof with fungal patch on bedroom ceiling, peeling wallpaper. Shower pipework needs repair. Common parts - carpets need replacing. The worst thing was the terrible motor/pump? noise from the kitchen area which kept me awake until the early hours. Food - average...More

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Response from Sue K, Owner at Castle InnResponded 5 August 2017

We thank you for your comments, which have been duly noted. We have been waiting for works to be completed before with refresh the rooms. Unfortunately this has been delay again but we are going ahead with some of the more pressing repairs and re-decorations....More

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We found the castle inn on line and so pleased we did , excellent food and service ! I had squid which was DELICIOUS!! My husband had steak and he hasn't stopped talking about it !! So thank you all at castle inn it was...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$70 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$70 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from Alan W | Reviewed this property |
I can confirm from personal experience that this Inn is dog friendly. I don't know the answer to your other questions. Why not email them directly? I had a query and they answered.
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"Some rooms are compact suggest contact the Inn to ensure your needs are met."
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"Room 1 has a lovely balcony which kind of overlooks the pub garden"
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"Dated Hotel but comfortable."
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"For romance for two eat in the snug, otherwise the restaurant has more atmosphere."
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