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The Castle Church Street, Lydney GL15 6RG England See on map
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

St Briavels Is a S uperb hostel with great rooms and facilities. The staff, when we stayed, were amazing, entertaining and very helpful. The location of the castle is excellent for exploring the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley. We attended the Medieval Banquet which...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying in a real castle, with the opportunity for a banquet, archery and eye-opening tour. Well worth a visit. Also really well placed for walking, cycling and other outdoor activities further afield in the Forest of Dean

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Thank familyman2018128
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night, to give the kids an experience of a night in a real castle. They just happened to be having a medieval banquet that night, which we booked onto, an extra £30 for a three course meal for all three of...More

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Thank Jane H
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

visited with a friend and stayed in it as youth hostel under yha. it was a very comfortable bunk bed and the showers and toilets were satisfactory. i don’t usually do shared facilities but it was okay. we self catered and the kitchen was well...More

Thank _abisheart
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We took a group of 31 people to the castle and had an absolutely fantastic experience whilst there. The castle is gorgeous and really well kept and you quite literally stay in castle rooms like the prison, oubliette, guards room and more. Very cheap for...More

Thank Jasper R
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Location
United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Lydney > Saint Briavels
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Certificate of Excellence
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Location
United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Lydney > Saint Briavels
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"The oubliette is very good fun but also creepy, same as the prison."
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"Off all the rooms, Im told the East tower rooms are the least haunted!"
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"Top rooms have less noise from footsteps above"
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"Stay-away, you may not be welcome, or even allowed in. At least check before you go!"
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