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Backwell House Guest House

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Overview
Farleigh Road Backwell, Bristol BS48 3QA England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Conference Facilities
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

Backwell House have always had a good chef and again it didn’t disappoint. Excellent food as expected. The service has improved massively since we were last here some months ago. I made an error with my payment (probably down too much of the lovely Rioja!)....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Richard B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our visit yesterday, everything was excellent, new festive menu is great, the food was interesting and faultless! As always a perfect venue with great staff. We can thoroughly recommend Backwell House for a special time!

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Piquet13
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here twice this year. The Georgian house is set in lovely gardens with distant views of fields, woods and cows grazing. Easy to find and only 15 minutes drive from Bristol. I also booked a fantastic High Tea two weeks ago for...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 564Lynne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We has just enjoyed a fabulous stay at Backwell House. It is a classy, small hotel close to Bristol and the airport, but feels like being in the country. The staff are excellent and very attentive. The food is exquisite, as the dishes tantalise your...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Zoe P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for a coffee with the wife only to be tempted by an offer of 3 x tapas for £10.00. They were excellent and an absolute bargain. A very smart and comfortable venue in beautiful surroundings. I will be back!

Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
Backwell House is a beautifully-revamped Georgian country house just outside Bristol. From its mellow stone portico, you'll see only rolling hills, yet the bright lights of Bristol are a 15-minute drive away. More Inside the house are nine double ensuite bedrooms, each uniquely decorated with paintstakingly-collected antique finds, reclaimed timbers and reconditioned vintage bathtubs. The house also features a stunning and unique bar, breakfast room, lounge, conservatory and cinema room for the cosy Sunday slumber party. With its stylish, quirky interiors and beautiful surroundings, Backwell House is the destination-du-jour for unique weddings, countryside getaways and extravagant private parties. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$120 - US$263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$120 - US$263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Bristol
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Sue W
8 July 2018|
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Response from Hody_22 | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry I just saw this, I would say so but maybe best to check with the venue
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"Ask for a front facing room with country views although the all rooms have nice aspects to the gardens."
564Lynne
1 week ago
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"Robinson, for the double aspect and elegant free standing bath!"
John_Wildgoose
17 Aug 2018
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"Had lunch only"
AndrewHarrold
17 Jun 2018
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"I understand the main rooms are generously sized, whereas my single room was fairly tight quarters."
Dismanirie
29 May 2018
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