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The Castle & Ball Hotel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A nice slice of English history . Situated handily on the high street but that does mean some noise if you are in the front with a window open. A small fan helped a bit but still too hot. Yes the floors and staircases are...More

Thank Seasonedtraveller142
Response from Old_English_Inns99, Manager at The Castle & Ball HotelResponded today

Thank you for your review, It certainly is a building full of character, and we love the quirks! Looking forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here during the recent heat wave last week for three nights. Parking, without charge, is easy and convenient in the rear car park. Reception was cheerful and friendly. Our large room was on the second floor facing the front. It was very warm...More

4  Thank BrandonDublinIreland
Response from Old_English_Inns99, Manager at The Castle & Ball HotelResponded today

I'm so sorry for the sleepy staff, and any issues that we can deal with, I can assure you will be. I hope you will stay again, thank you for the feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff fantastic made us feel very welcome. Nice big room with a good shower. Didn’t have an evening meal as we were going out, but breakfast was very good. Would stay again without hesitation. Thank you Mark & Janice.

Thank Mark B
Response from Old_English_Inns99, Manager at The Castle & Ball HotelResponded today

Thank you for your lovely review! It was lovely to have you both stay, and I hope you will be back again (remember to call us direct for best rates!)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second trip to this hotel. Staff very friendly. We had a room on the front this time. it was very nice. Breakfast was lovely. Plenty of choice. I had poached eggs on toast and hubby had smoked salmon with scrambled eggs. We spent a...More

Thank 616rosie88
Response from Old_English_Inns99, Manager at The Castle & Ball HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming back to The Castle & Ball for another visit! I love the rooms overlooking the High Street, such a lovely view. Hope to see you both again soon.

Reviewed 12 June 2018

A last minute booking as we found ourselves just travelling through Wiltshire. Marlborough is a lovely town and The Castle & Ball is right in the attractive & historic main market street full of other vibrant venues. The Castle staff were very helpful, Karina..(?) in...More

1  Thank EddieSussex
Response from Old_English_Inns99, Manager at The Castle & Ball HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Karina will be so happy to be named! Thank you so much for your feedback.

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$114 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$114 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Keith J
24 November 2017|
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Response from jivebanana | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a Sunday evening and had dinner. As it is a hotel and pub it is a seven day service so I cannot foresee any problems.
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Chris N
24 July 2016|
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Response from Owlincallington | Reviewed this property |
The castle and ball does have parking facilities, it doubles up as a public car park. The hotel will issue a permit. Not sure regarding cycle storage.
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Alex S
27 February 2015|
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Response from Old_English_Inns99 | Property representative |
We do have 2 bedrooms that are on the ground floor, however there are still 5 steps down to them. They have large walk in showers instead of baths. There is a small step into the main hotel. I hope this helps, but please... More
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"We thought our room at the front would be noisy but it wasn't. Floors are a little uneven but expected..."
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"didn't stay in the rooms"
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"Rooms at the front could be noisy due to traffic, if you like to sleep with a window open."
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"all day breakfast - but I missed toast!"
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