Thornbury Castle Hotel
Thornbury Castle, once owned by Henry VIII, has stood firm through many of history's most pivotal and dramatic events. Today, its surroundings are a little more peaceful: nestled in the leafy landscape of South Gloucestershire, it offers a luxurious step back in time from the hustle and bustle of modern life.
While secluded and peaceful, Thornbury Castle is within easy reach of the M4, M5, and Bristol. Outside of the castle there are various activities to conjure up the atmosphere of Tudor England. Play croquet on the lawn, have a go at archery, or learnt he basics of falconry. Wonder at the unique opportunity to stay in a real castle, while enjoying top quality food, drink, and spa treatments.
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Tudor style meets modern excellence, with comfortable four-poster beds and magnificent open fireplaces. Each of the 27 bedchambers at the Thornbury castle is unique, most come with a coronet or four-poster bed. While still focusing on historic detail, the interior designers made sure to include all of the contemporary luxuries. The rooms are far warmer than they wold have been in Henry VIII's time, and the bathrooms are both opulent and well-appointed, with everything you would expect in a top-flight en suite.
- Vegetables, edible flowers, and seasonal fruits are all grown in the kitchen garden, providing guests with the freshest ingredients.
- Choose from a range of relaxing, invigorating or deep-tissue massages to have in-house, or guests can take a short drive to the affiliated Vicarage Farm Holistic Therapy Centre and immerse themselves in a serious pampering session.
- Welcoming to families with children aged 8 and over and pet friendly.
At A Glimpse
If you have always wanted to stay in a castle, look no further. Today, guests can enjoy the luxury of Thornbury Castle living at its best. Staff will always go the extra mile to make your stay special, because time well spent is the greatest luxury of all.