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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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157 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place with fabulous hosts! Everything was perfect, we had an excellent stay with the attention to detail much appreciated. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel most welcome, our hosts were charming and attentive without being any way intrusive and the standard of food just excellent. We all had a great weekend here and... More 

Thank Chris D
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34 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I stayed one night while walking the Monarch's Way and what a joy to find myself here after a long raining day of trudging. A beautiful home, very friendly hosts, scones to restore my strength ... and then the room! It was a double-storey room if you can imagine, with the second storey being a gigantic bathroom with freestanding bath... More 

Thank rscfan
Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

One of the best B&Bs in England, this delightful house in the centre of Castle Cary is perfect in every way. Every little detail has been thought of, making this an incredibly comfortable and hospitable place to stay under the thoughtful eyes of Chris and Maggie. Comfortable and spacious bedrooms, delicious breakfast with spectacular house and setting. We hope to... More 

3 Thank Ralphlau
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed there for two nights at this beautifully kept house. From the moment we arrived Chris and Maggie were delightful and made us feel like family rather than guests. Our room was large, with a lovely en-suite bathroom (with roll top bath) and both immaculately kept, as indeed is the rest of the house. Breakfasts are to die for... More 

3 Thank Samandrachel
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2014

My husband and I stayed withe Maggie and Chris Knight last week for an all too short period of time. from the moment we arrived and greeted at the door by Maggie until the moment they farewelled us on their driveway nothing was left too chance. The attention to detail in this stunning home is to be seen to be... More 

2 Thank Lisa M
Chichester, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Genial hosts, really nice people that treated us as friends .This is 6 Star rating in a magnificent location and with luxury accommodation. Michelin star type dinner,our own wine, and a swim in the morning before a breakfast spread that left us wanting for nothing!

1 Thank 999Breathe
Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2014

We have just, reluctantly, spent one night with Chris and Maggie at The Old Vicarage. Reluctantly, because we would have loved to spend much more time with them in their wonderful B&B. We were welcomed as if we were old friends, offered tea and the most gorgeous cakes on arrival, and spent far to short a time chatting with our... More 

1 Thank Rod W
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 November 2013

Without doubt this B&B has to be one of the best in the UK for its location, quality, service AND food. The very peaceful surroundings and gardens make it a very relaxing place to unwind a bit during traveling over several weeks. The town of Castle Cary, only walking distance away, is a lovely place to visit. The rooms are... More 

Thank burryboy
Upton upon Severn, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 June 2013

To say we enjoyed our stay would be a huge understatement, from the moment we arrived we were made to feel like old friends, the property and grounds are stunning, immaculately maintained, spotlessly clean and the whole place just oozes with charm and class as do the owners Chris and Maggie. The food was amazing, from the welcoming cakes and... More 

1 Thank Racer172
Purley, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2013

I am only motivated to review when something is either very bad or very good and this lovely place is definitely in the very very good category. It is set in a very peaceful location, the gardens are well set out, am just sorry I missed out on using the pool. The 2 storey conservatory is great to sit in... More 

5 Thank DVB67

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Additional Information about The Old Vicarage

Address: The Old Vicarage Church Street, Castle Cary BA7 7EJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Castle Cary
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
The Old Vicarage Castle Cary, Somerset, UK
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“Trust Maggie and Chris to choose it for you”
 of 5 bubbles 999Breathe, 19 Jun 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are first class in every detail.”
 of 5 bubbles burryboy, 2 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Silk room was beautiful with views of garden plus annexe room and spacious bathrrom”
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 of 5 bubbles CaroleB165, 17 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Each room is a brilliant room! No noise issues and fantastic comfort....”
 of 5 bubbles LincsPauline, 11 Mar 2013 | Read review
“There are two rooms both of which are large, comfortable and quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles gertrudeLondon, 22 Aug 2012 | Read review
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