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Walcot Hall

Walcot Hall Lydbury North, Craven Arms SY7 8AZ, England
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Needs a lot of money spent on the place

After attending a wedding there recently, I would say that the house is most disappointing and... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Lesley S
Steyning, United Kingdom
Gypsy caravan

Fab. Very unique and quirky but so relaxing. We were fortunate with the weather and so ate and... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Former residence of Lord Clive of India. Private family home which offers group tours by appointment. Arboretum (26 acres) open to public April to October. Ballroom situated within gardens where Opera, open air theatre, musical events, weddings and balls are hosted. Camping, caravaning, fishing and riding also available within estate.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Walcot Hall Lydbury North, Craven Arms SY7 8AZ, England
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

After attending a wedding there recently, I would say that the house is most disappointing and looks much better on the website.

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Fab. Very unique and quirky but so relaxing. We were fortunate with the weather and so ate and cooked outside. Review might have been different if we were cooped up inside. Would thoroughly recommend if you want something different.

Thank 661Suziet88
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Gutted. The campsite is gorgeous, small, clean and a great shower block. HOWEVER, and it is sadly a big however. The campsite is on the entrance road to the hall itself and the hall has functions most evenings, especially at weekends (weddings etc). This means...More

Thank 1118jacqui
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Very nice caravan site behind the Powis Arms, holiday cottages and yurts/gypsy caravans can also be booked. Lovely parkland and a stunning arboretum, fishing on their scenic lakes can be arranged.

Thank ironhorse_10
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Was shocked at our arrival , greeted by angry dogs in hallway , guineapig in dark corridors and fusty smell , obviously a place for dog walkers but surely all guests would like a clean room ? The dust was inches thick , plug sockets...More

6  Thank 63teddybear
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

We visited Walcot Hall for a recent wedding. The ceremony and reception were held in the big hall which us absolutely beautiful. We stayed in one of the apartments which unfortunately was more like Fawlty towers. No shower. Rusty bath. Dishwasher that didn't work. We...More

1  Thank Sallygrif
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Wow - we loved it! This is the third year I have enquired about staying here but it has always been booked so we were really pleased to get in!This place may not be for everyone as we had no phone,tv,Internet or at times electricity(...More

Thank Youbeauty1
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

4 nights in "after the gold rush" yurt. Lovely and big yurt - all the things you need are there on your arrival. Loos and showers are nearby and are spot on. The whole grounds are wonderful and dotted with summer houses in just the...More

Thank Ross-F-McF
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I popped over to see my parents. We walked around the grounds and their apartment and it was amazing. There were some amazing old vehicles which have been collected and just add to the vintage look of the grounds. Absolutely incredible and...More

1  Thank brunswickandclark
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Spent a quirky quiet long weekend in The Chapel. We arrived just as dusk was falling so was able to find The Chapel which is situated in the woods behind the courtyard. The Chapel is perfect for a break away from it all. It's peaceful...More

1  Thank Kellie F
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Kelly B
Hello, How did you manage with preparing food? Keeping it cold and were there enough pots and pans? Thank you :)
13 January 2017|
Response from Kittow P | Reviewed this property |
we had outside catering company recommend by Walcot Hall who were very good indeed the food was excellent and hot etc we also used them for breakfast the following day nothing but praise for both venue and catering