Sleep in the UK's largest four-poster bed at Thornbury Castle

Castle Street, Thornbury, South Gloucestershire, BS35 1HH

Tel: +44 (0)1454 281 182

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Exterior shot of Thornbury Castle

About

*** Please note that Thornbury Castle is currently closed due to the ongoing impact of Covid-19 as well as for a comprehensive refurbishment. For more information, please visit their website. ***

Enjoy exceptional features including 24-carat gilding and the largest four-poster bed in any UK hotel. Sumptuous Tudor furnishings, silk wall hangings and stunning views across Gloucestershire make this, quite literally, the top suite in the castle. 

Thornbury Castle is a beautiful 16th century building, which was once owned by Henry VIII and stands in 15 acres of regal splendour, surrounded by its vineyards and Tudor garden. It is renowned for being one of the finest country house hotels in England. It nestles on the northern edge of Thornbury adjacent to the Gloucestershire countryside, 12 miles north of Bristol, and is well placed for visiting the Cotswolds, the Georgian city of Bath and Wales.

Choose the high life: the Tower suite is at the top of the tower in the South Wing, reached by a stone spiral staircase of 77 steps (they’ll carry your luggage).

 

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Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Season (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
The above times should be used as an indicator during the recovery phase from the global pandemic.

Please double-check details by visiting the website via the link above before you visit

Further Information

Catering

  • Additional meal details - Any.
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Room service
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - Children over 10 years old are welcome

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions - Maximum of 100 guests
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Free car parking
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licenced for civil marriages
  • Night porter
  • On-site parking or valet parking
  • Pets accepted - At a small charge
  • Public telephone
  • Real log/coal fires

Key Features

  • Castle
  • Country house
  • In countryside
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest - Grade I Tudor Castle once owned by Henry VIII.

Languages spoken

  • French spoken
  • German spoken
  • Greek spoken
  • Hungarian spoken
  • Mandarin spoken
  • Portuguese spoken
  • Romanian spoken
  • Spanish spoken

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course
  • Arrangements for riding/pony trekking
  • Spa Treatments

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - Sixty spaces

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Four poster beds available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Telephone in all bedrooms
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • WiFi

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2021
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    1274
  • Very Good
    334
  • Average
    123
  • Poor
    41
  • Terrible
    35

Recent Reviews:

  • M9757JYdavidf
    Poor customer service!
    1 of 5 stars
    Friday, 1st October 2021
    My partner booked an over night stay at Thornbury Castle Hotel as a special anniversary date for us both. The booking was for 7th October. With the problems with getting petrol we decided... Read full review
  • U4036LHmarkw
    Living like a King and Queen (but only for the weekend)!
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 4th October 2021
    I want to start out by saying that I would, emphatically, stay here again without doubt. The place presents so well even though midway through renovations and the staff are committed to service of... Read full review
  • GarethHansonGB
    Excellent stay
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 11th October 2021
    I cannot rate Thornbury Castle high enough. The room was spacious, decorated and furnished to a very high standard and very comfortable. The entire Hotel was to an amazing high standard and has... Read full review

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