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“quirky unique gem”

Review of The Gothic Mansion

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Very good
60 reviews
exterior back lawn to mansion
Blue toile double bedroom with ensuite wet room ground floor
ensuite wet room ground floor
Master ensuite with Jacuzzi bathroom
One of many halls in the mansion and plenty to see
Enclosed and high gated  gardens perfect for the klids and family to enjoy.
Chesterfield lounge
stained glass stair landing, you will just love being in eloquent surrounding s of the mansion
The Gothic Mansion Bristols best kept secret!
Double boudoir
The Gothic Mansion nestled in an acre of grounds and on site car park
Grand reception hall
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Manor House -
13 Bedrooms, 7 Bathrooms, Sleeps 50
Bristol, England

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Benmx
1 review
“quirky unique gem”
Reviewed 31 March 2013 for a stay in March 2013

we stayed 2 nights at the Gothic mansion. Massive rooms Fab staircase huge hall and outside space too
The kitchen was really well equipped. The mansion was really conveniently placed for going out in the evening, just a 2 min taxi ride to centre nightlife. The staff were really helpful and sent us some recommendations for the evening pub crawl. All in all we had a really excellent stay.

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aishashak...
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
“excellent family reunion”
Reviewed 6 March 2013 for a stay in February 2013

Our family came to stay from around the world
We were in awe of the massive surroundings which lent itself well to a huge gathering of all generations of our family. We are really pleased that we found this manor, as we had a big headache trying to find accommodation where we could all sit down for a family meal.
We hadn't seen some of our family in over 20 years and this was just perfect for our reunion.
On the recommendation of the owner we tried the 3 course curry catered meal which went down really well and all our needs were met. The food was amazing.
The remainder of our stay we cooked for ourselves as the premises has a very large kitchen which is well stocked.
I would say for al,l that we had a great stay and would highly recommend the gothic mansion for anyone coming to Bristol.

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Liked best: The immense space, grandeur of house, convenience for city centre as well as huge car park
Liked least: we had very little time to see all our family, next time we will come for longer stay
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
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johniegus...
Bristol, United Kingdom
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“The most perfect party night possible”
Reviewed 24 December 2012 for a stay in December 2012
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I booked this house for a charity event, raising money for St Peter's Hospice, as well as a celebration for Bristols' first Elected Mayor, George Fergusson who was the star of the night. We had 2 very large halls and several reception rooms connected by a hallway that feels like a mainstream hotel, log fires in period fireplaces and a kitchen big enough to cater for an army. We had space for a whole series of Art and craft stalls for the afternoon and we set up a PA for a night of music with several different bands and performers and though we made loads of noise the it was absorbed by the huge thick walls of the mansion. This place is definately Bristols best kept secret..

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Liked best: Huge amounts of space
Liked least: having to leave
Travelling group: Large Group
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JamesP198...
Matlock, United Kingdom
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“Perfect for stags and hens”
Reviewed 7 June 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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If you are looking into a stag or hen weekend then The Gothic Mansion is the place! The place is a maze of bedrooms, living areas and kitchens along with a huge hall where everyone can congregate. We had a group of over 40 so booking individual apartments/hotels would have been a logistical nightmare and a lot more expensive. I recommend this place to anyone with a large group of people, it was brilliant and shall never forget it!!!!!!!

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Liked best: That all of your friends can be under one roof
Travelling group: Large Group/Tour
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philip o
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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“The perfect spot”
Reviewed 29 May 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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This place really is amazing, I knew it was going to be big, but when you first arrive you can't help but be impressed. Our first hour or so was spent running about like kids exploring and finding new secret rooms hidden away in the house. There's even a pool and darts room hidden downstairs. This was a stag do with 45 attendees and the landlady did everything she could to accommodate, she really is very understanding and easy to get along with. There is a great big function room at the back of the house which we used to played tunes in, but this could easily be set up to seat about 30 people round a massive table, there's another offshoot room as well which seated the rest. There are so many chairs / sofas / outdoor chairs / arm chairs / living rooms / hidden flats / kitchens / bedrooms / games rooms scattered about the place that you never get bored. We intended to go out alot more than we did. Most of the weekend we spent around the mansion simply because everything we needed was right there. When we did need to get to town though it's a very short taxi ride or I'm sure you could even walk it.
All in all a top weekend. Realistically, the gardens were a bit run down and some of the furniture needed replacing. However, for our group this was perfect as we didn't feel we had to tip toe around the whole time. Also, gardeners were there as we arrived and I'm sure the place will keep getting better with the feedback that the landlady so willingly receives.
Enjoy!

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Liked best: Size, location, layout, service
Liked least: Guests
Travelling group: Large Group/Tour
Your age range 25-34
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