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The Castle at Taunton

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Somerset, England
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We decided to have a 'holiday at home' weekend and booked into The Castle for 2 nights, despite living locally. Outstanding! 2 fabulous evening meals in Brazz and then the fine dining restaurant Castle Bow (quality locally-sourced ingredients make all the difference); breakfast eggs cooked to perfection; Mark the General Manager and Adam in Brazz both incredibly professional, attentive and...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Visited for a birthday celebration, booked 4 rooms 3 with an upgrade our first room that bad I wanted to go home, dirty chairs, furniture not matching, shabby furniture, room desperately needed redoing, spoke to reception and changed rooms, much better, dinner good quality but very small portions, breakfast help yourself, would not stay again nor recommend it

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last evening we had dinner at The Castle Bow Restaurant and it was superb. From start to finish the food was exceptional and the service immaculate. If you are looking for great food in the South West, look no further. Well done to the whole team up and below stairs, it was a truly memorable evening and we will be...

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Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent a wonderfully indulgent weekend at The Castle. We ate wonderful food and were looked after by all the staff, they couldn't do enough for us. Would highly recommend a visit and can't wait till our next stay at The Castle.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have met up with our friends from Cardiff, at The Castle, a number of times before, and have thoroughly enjoyed it, but were disappointed this time, not to be able to have lunch in the main restaurant. The brasserie wasn't nearly as special, and although the starters were good, and the main meal pasta dishes too, my lamb dish...

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Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This old castle is in a good location looks very grand while approaching with the quiet cobble streets and square to the front and the main shoping street to the rear.Had afternoon tea which had a good selection of teas and a good selection of tasty finger sandwiches and scons with jam and cream, (didn't think much of the cakes.)Bedroom...

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After an unfortunate stay in the height of Christmas party season we were able to review this hotel now as first class in every department. The food is of outstanding quality and the restaurant staff are extremely well trained in the presentation of it . It is a rare treat to be able to have dogs stay and we certainly...

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Booked through a hotel comparison site so got a great value deal. Had got married from the Castle Hotel 14 years ago so jumped at the chance of a night away from family responsibilities to catch up with old friends and see a concert at the nearby fantastic Brewhouse Theatre. Lovely room overlooking the rooftops of Taunton and distant views...

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Somerset
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Surroundings wonderful. Reception staff exceptional. Service in both bar and restaurant excellent. We arrived to use a gift of Afternoon Tea. How special we felt. The dining room plush, silver teapots, quality white linen and excellent waiter service. The food was glorious (and I am very particular). Good selection of sandwiches, then both plain and fruited scones with a very...

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Chapel St. Leonards, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Excellent location and very nice property. The staff are great and make you feel welcome. I booked a deluxe double as it was on offer, and it is very comfortable and spacious. Maybe the rooms are due for a refurb but that would be my only negative, but they are clean and tidy, it is an old castle after all,...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Castle at Taunton, your hotel in the heart of Somerset. Whether you are exploring the finest landscapes of England's West Country, seeking a wedding or conference venue or looking for fun and exciting holiday activities for the entire family - The Castle Hotel offers unrivaled accommodation with plenty of warm, friendly hospitality to make your West Country business or pleasure visit memorable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Castle at Taunton

Address: Castle Green, Taunton TA1 1NF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Taunton
Price Range: ₹ 9,738 - ₹ 16,010 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Castle at Taunton 4*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
The Castle At Taunton Hotel Taunton
The Castle Hotel Taunton
The Castle Taunton
The Castle At Taunton Somerset
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#3 Business Hotel in Taunton
#3 Family Hotel in Taunton
#3 Luxury Hotel in Taunton
#8 Romantic Hotel in Taunton
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