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The Castle Hotel Runcorn

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All right for a one time drink

Nice beer garden, but did notice the pub dogs having a poo on the grass. Staff friendly but i think... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Runcorn, United Kingdom
via mobile

Lovely little place at the highest point in runcorn... beautiful ruins... #oldcastle drinks with... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Emz C
via mobile
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible18%
20 Jun 2018
“All right for a one time drink”
7 Aug 2018
“Fantastic views!”
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Castle Road, Runcorn WA7 2BE, England
+44 1928 564969
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The castle is only open to the public at special times of year but for the price of a pint the pub will let you in their beer garden and you'll have free reign of the castle.

Thank Graeme P
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Nice beer garden, but did notice the pub dogs having a poo on the grass. Staff friendly but i think he was 'high'. So much history to the place but couldnt enjoy it or the peace and quiet because of the music, sometimes rude rap...More

Thank Justme102
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I wish the police knew about this place, it seems that they could arrest every drug dealer in the area in one place. As soon as we walked in, the aroma hit us. We looked around and saw people openly smoking joints. Needless to say,...More

1  Thank BrusselsGuy_63
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Walked in took one breath of fhe chemically enhanced atmosphere and did a quick about turn. With an absolute fantastic historical pedigree this site needs some care and attention.

9  Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely little place at the highest point in runcorn... beautiful ruins... #oldcastle drinks with friends... has a pool table... juke box... fruit machines.... amazing views...

Thank Emz C
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Booked here on a spur of the moment, and so glad we did what a gem!! Hotel is full of character and the rooms are top notch. The bar and food are really good too, will most definitely return

Thank luntylad
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Small pub yet packs a punch with its open mic and great food You will find all walks of life here and all in good spirit Definite a place to be seen

Thank keith a
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The Castle is located at the highest point in Runcorn and has breath taking views over the Mersey and Dee estuaries stretching to the Welsh Hills, The Pennines and across the Lancashire plain. The Castle is not open all the time but well worth a...More

3  Thank MattyOakmere
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

such a lovely place with stunning views over runcorn. you can walk around the walls of the castle. there is also a lovely little pub next to it.x

1  Thank Rachel4141
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We drink here regularly all year round and It's a great pub but it really comes into its own in the summer, the beer garden has literally got the best view in Runcorn.

1  Thank Lawrence D
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