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Backwell House

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Backwell House

About

Backwell House is a beautifully revamped Georgian country house just six miles South West of Bristol, which opened in September 2016. From its mellow stone portico, you'll see only rolling hills, yet the bright lights of the energetic city are a mere 15-minute drive away.  Inside the house are nine double ensuite bedrooms, each stylishly and uniquely decorated with antique finds, reclaimed timbers, local artworks and reconditioned vintage bathtubs.

Chef Ross Hunter and his team cook up a storm in the kitchen with a daily changing menu focusing on locally sourced produce with many of the ingredients grown or reared in Backwell House’s own extensive grounds – vegetables and herbs from the Victorian walled garden, eggs from the hotel’s chickens, honey from the beehives and beef from the herd grazing the lush pastures.

The quintessentially English house, built in 1817, is independently owned and run and it feels rather like you’re staying in a friend’s very chic country pad. With oodles of Georgian charm, updated for the 21st century guest, it's the ideal countryside escape for a romantic getaway or an extravagant private party.

Extras

Catering

  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - All ages welcome
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Garden/patio for guests' use

Key Features

  • In countryside

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

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Public Transport Directions

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TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Service
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      5 of 5 stars
    • Location
      5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      144
    • Very Good
      32
    • Average
      11
    • Poor
      13
    • Terrible
      14

    Recent Reviews:

    • jlandrl
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Great visit
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 1st September 2019
      Had a very pleasant family visit to Backwell House for a belated celebratory dinner for our Grandson. The service and food was first class. Had also booked a room and again all to a good standard... Read full review
    • debralouise2015
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      A fantastic celebration lunch for a big gathering in the most amazing location expertly planned by wonderful staff
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 3rd September 2019
      We have just held our sons 21st birthday celebration lunch at Backwell House. Advanced planning for 46 people was required and the entire event was expertly managed by Emily at Backwell House. Emily... Read full review
    • BartonsBristolUK
      Bath, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Disappointing
      1 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 12th September 2019
      We are very disappointed in the service we received from Backwell House, Emma in particular. We made a booking on Monday 9 September for a booking for my Mother-in-Laws 80th birthday party... Read full review
    Farleigh Road
    Backwell Farleigh
    Bristol
    BS48 3QA

    Tel: +44 (0) 1275 794502

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