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    The Castle

    High Street, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PY, England
    011 44 1643 870022
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    Stayed for two nights, and loved it. Very nice atmosphere - half pub/half hotel, with sofas, lovely bar and great Exmoor beer. Good food; non-Gastro-pub, thankfully. Very friendly and helpful staff. Works well for families or walking parties - obviously the area is stunning, and...More

    Thank 34Doris
    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    We stayed in the self contained cottage of the hotel. It was really roomy and well set out. I spent a large amount of my time next door in the bar where the staff were excellent, the beer was good and the food great. It...More

    1  Thank Anthony W
    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    Stayed as a family to give us a respite from camping for a night! Lovely big room with a king and single bed. Spotlessly clean linen and towels. Even though it was above the pub it was very quiet and we slept really well. Shower...More

    1  Thank rik666
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    Our room int the annex was clean and modern, with nice complimentary items, it was extremely quiet, the pub was cozy and welcoming staff, but the ladies are in need of a spruce up. Breakfast was basic but adequate.

    Thank Neil F
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    My husband and I had two fabulous meals at The castle whilst staying at Porlock - the service was friendly and quick, food fabulous. The weekend was rainy so we spent many hours here, drinking reasonably priced wine and playing scrabble kindly provided. A real...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$95 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    Gwennie B
    6 September 2015|
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    Response from Leanne W | Property representative |
    Hello Gwenneth, Currently the family room (with 2 beds in) is occupied until the 1/10/15 which is why you would be unable to book for those dates. We have our Castle Suite, room 11, available. Room 11 has a super king sized... More
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    "did not stay only ate here"
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    "We stayed in the annex which was well appointed, warm and very quiet away from the main road"
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