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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

Key Features

  • In countryside

Children & Infants

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

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Catering

  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Establishment Features

  • Garden/patio for guests' use

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:

    • Service
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      5 of 5 stars
    • Location
      5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      79
    • Very Good
      12
    • Average
      1
    • Poor
      4
    • Terrible
      4

    Recent Reviews:

    • minnieschubert
      hove
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Shocking management, rudeness and gross disappointment
      1 of 5 stars
      Monday, 1st January 2018
      We booked Backwell house approx 3 months in advance to spend the night before my sister's wedding there. We booked 3 of their 9 rooms for 2 nights and 2 OAPs were in our group. The below is what... Read full review
    • nelsonmangemma
      Adelaide
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Gorgeous Place, Great Hospitality and Best Dining for Miles Around
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 28th December 2017
      Thank you firstly to all the staff at Backwell House for your great service during a special dinner with friends last week. We eat out a lot and there really is no good quality restaurants for miles... Read full review
    • Mary H
      Bristol, England, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Sumptious surroundings, perfect service
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 22nd December 2017
      Came as group for afternoon tea. Wonderful place, quirky and fun. Lots old character, with modern twist. Vintage china. Service was amazing, from taking coats on arrival, refilling tea-pots, clearing... Read full review
    Farleigh Road
    Backwell Farleigh
    Bristol
    BS48 3QA

    Tel: +44 (0)117 325 1110

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