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    Old Downton Lodge

    Downton on the Rock | Ludlow, Shropshire, Downton on the Rock SY8 2HU, England
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    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Stayed here for one night on our way to Devon. Everything about the place was perfect, the setting the room and the food. Booked the 6 course taster menu which was excellent, and breakfast was also very good. All the staff very pleasant and helpful....More

    Thank Karen J
    Response from Willem_Vlok, Owner at Old Downton LodgeResponded 14 July 2017

    Dear Karen, Thank you for the review and thank you so much for your great comments. the Team work so hard and it is so rewarding to get this great feedback. Look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards, Willem Vlok

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    After quite a journey on a single track road we arrived at Downton Lodge which is run by Willem and his Geordie wife .The rooms are quite lovely , the welcome is very friendly and we had the six course tasting menu in the evening...More

    Thank glyn l
    Response from Willem_Vlok, Owner at Old Downton LodgeResponded 14 July 2017

    Dear Glyn, As the saying goes you sometimes have to travel a long way to find that something special or have I just made that up? Glad you enjoyed your stay and you are right the Chefs are all great and do work so hard...More

    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    Old Downton Lodge has bags of charm and atmosphere and we much enjoyed our stay in a downstairs room in pleasant, peaceful grounds. Mod cons were in place for our comfort but without sacrificing character and sense of history. The King size bed was incredibly...More

    Thank AnnaTripp
    Response from Willem_Vlok, Owner at Old Downton LodgeResponded 14 July 2017

    Dear Anna, Glad you had a good stay and Karl sorted out your Vegan menu for dinner. With a day or more notice the Kitchen can caterer for all dietary requirements. Hope we are able to host you again in the future. Kind Regards, Willem...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    As 'foodie people' we finally got round to visiting Ludlow, given its reputation. Staying at Old Downton Lodge for the night gave us the chance to try their tasting menu. It was great. Some of the courses could, in my opinion, have graced the menu...More

    Thank dunn46
    Response from Willem_Vlok, Owner at Old Downton LodgeResponded 14 July 2017

    Dear Mr and Mrs Dunn, Wow to be compared to L'Enclume "Simon Rogan" is amazing and I am sure Karl and Seamus will agree. Thank you so much and you are so right Team Downton are amazing. Kind Regards, Willem Vlok

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    We had room 4 on the first floor which was well appointed and gave good views. Enjoyed the home-made shortbread thoughtfully provided too! Such a peaceful setting, the world simply stopped for a few days; all you can hear is the birdsong. Everyone so helpful...More

    1  Thank Ann C
    Response from Willem_Vlok, Owner at Old Downton LodgeResponded 14 July 2017

    Dear Ann, That is what we want to hear and try to achieve, peace and quiet and happy guests. Room 4 is great as it has the best views from the bed as the window is so low. Come back soon and relax. Many Thanks...More

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    • US$181 - US$371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "Some rooms have showers, others baths. Choose when booking."
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    "even over the restaurant our room no.4 was quiet"
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    "room 9 is best for privacy,just across from the dining room and sitting room."
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    "Our room was on the ground floor and was lovely but there are better views from the higher rooms apparently."
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