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Castleton House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Castletown House B&B was great. Gail welcomed us and showed us around the lovely house which not only has spacious bedrooms but a large lounge for guests. Our en suite bedroom was big and had all the amenities you could ask for with fresh coffee, wifi, a fridge, TV etc. Breakfast is served around the large dining room table and...

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GailGarbutt, Owner at Castleton House, responded to this review

A big thank you Richard for writing this review for me. I really enjoyed meeting both of you, and so pleased you enjoyed your stay here. Hope the walk around Longleat worked well and you found a good pub for lunch on Sunday. With very best wishes and thanks again, Gail

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I have used B&B accommodation for over 20 years and Castleton House is in the top echelon. Gail, the hostess has thought of everything to make sure her guests feel at home from the moment they arrive. I am sorry that my itinerary only allowed one night in this lovely home. I thoroughly recommend this establishment. without any reservation.

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Thank you for writing this, really kind of you. I much enjoyed meeting you both last week and hope that you enjoyed the rest of your travels around Wiltshire. Best wishes, Gail

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Castleton House was a perfect place to stay for our nieces wedding in Mere. Just a short walk from the church with parking outside/nearby. Gail made us all very welcome...bedrooms were more than adequate...finishing with a hearty breakfast the next morning.

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GailGarbutt, Owner at Castleton House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing this review John and I'm glad all worked out well for you staying here for a wedding, as you say we are just a short walk from the church. Really enjoyed meeting you and your family, hope you all had a good time at Stourhead and journey home. Good luck to Sylvia with her...

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here when we were visiting the area for a friends wedding. We were met by Gail's son Bertie when we arrived and welcomed warmly into their lovely home. We had our 5 and a half month old son with us and a travel cot accompanied with a selection of toys were provided which was great. We stayed in...

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Wow, thanks so much for this glowing review. It was great meeting the three of you and so glad you enjoyed your time here. What a shame about the rain for the wedding this weekend. Hope your next wedding party with Jacob goes well. Best wishes, Gail

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Was really thankful to find this place when trying to visit friends for a birthday :) It's located in a really lovely part of the country. Gail and her husband are really friendly, happy to converse with you and helped us settle in and even recommended places we could visit or get dinner during our stay. The room was in...

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GailGarbutt, Owner at Castleton House, responded to this review

Hi Chris and Laura, Great meeting you over the weekend and many thanks for taking the time to write this great review. It's just so good to know you enjoyed your stay. Perhaps when you're next down this way we might see you again. Best wishes and thanks again, Gail

Sundbyberg, Sweden
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Lovely stay in the wonderful little town of Mere. Easy parking on the street outside. Great room. Homemade bread and interesting discussions at breakfast too :) Greetings to Gail from Sofia and Anders, Sweden.

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Hey Sofia and Anders, Thanks very much for this, loved having you to stay and meeting you both. All going well here and very busy which is lovely. Have a good rest of the summer and perhaps see you again if you're coming by. Best wishes, Gail

West Bromwich
Reviewed 5 August 2016

What a great B&B we found in Mere. This place is so elegant, peaceful and charming too just like Gail the hostess. A lot of effort has been put into making this B&B comfortable and every little detail has been attended to. It was nice to have a small fridge in our room, which kept the fresh milk provided nice...

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GailGarbutt, Owner at Castleton House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing this lovely review for me. It was great meeting you both and amazing how much we had in common with the army and the NHS. Very much hope to see you again if you're down this way. How was your stay in Bruton? With my very best wishes to you both - Gail

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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were visiting my mom with our kids but we checked into Castleton House, it was amazing! Very relaxing, comfortable and clean. Gail's breakfasts are amazing! Gail was also great at recommending what to do in the near by areas.

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Thanks for writing this lovely review and I'm sorry not to have responded earlier but we've been away on holiday. It was great meeting you both and I hope all goes well back in the sun at home; and that we'll see you again sometime. Best wishes, Gail

Canton of Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We spent one night in the beautiful attic room. Gail made us feel welcome and at home right from the beginning. She filled us in on the house and area and recommended us to walk to the top of a high hill with a fantastic view of the surrounding area. We took several great pictures. We had dinner at a...

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Thank you so much for writing this great review. We really enjoyed having you both to stay and I'm so pleased dinner on Saturday night was a success, I need to go there again myself. Hope all goes well in Switzerland and if you're passing this way again we might meet up. Best wishes to you both, Gail

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Castleton House is an excellent b&b in the centre of the village of Mere. The house is tastefully furnished and the gardens beautifully kept. The room was not enormous but it was comfortable, especially the bed which is the main thing. Gail, who runs the b&b, was welcoming and charming and went out of her way to make my stay...

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Really sorry not to respond to this sooner, however it still comes with many thanks for this review. With best wishes, Gail

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Castleton House

Address: Castleton House Castle Street, Mere BA12 6JE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Mere
Price Range: $150 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Castleton House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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