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Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux

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Property grounds
Suite (Jane Seymour) | Living area | TV
Breakfast, lunch and dinner served
Superior Double Room | Bathroom | Designer toiletries, hair dryer, bathrobes, slippers

Overview of Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux

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Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux

4.0 star property
9.4 out of 10 Exceptional
9.4/10 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Pet friendly
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
Castle Street, Thornbury, Bristol, England, BS35 1HH

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationThornbury Castle3 min walk
  • Popular LocationAztec West Business Park11 min drive
  • Popular LocationThe Wave18 min drive
  • AirportBristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.)47 min drive

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About this area


Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux is located in Thornbury, a neighborhood in Bristol, and is in a rural area and near the airport. Berkeley Castle and Chepstow Castle are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Cotswolds and Wye Valley. Don't miss out on a visit to Chepstow Racecourse. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing and outlet shopping.

What's nearby

  • Thornbury Castle - 3 min walk
  • Aztec West Business Park - 11 min drive
  • Berkeley Castle - 13 min drive
  • Chepstow Castle - 15 min drive
  • The Wave - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Bristol Pilning Station - 11 min drive
  • Bristol International Airport (BRS) - 52 min drive


  • Hawkes House - 13 min walk
  • Win Chef - 5 min drive
  • Coffee#1 - 11 min walk
  • Wolfridge Alpaca Cafe - 6 min drive
  • Burger King - 9 min drive

About this property

Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux

4-star historic castle revitalized in 2021 and located in Thornbury
Located close to Berkeley Castle, Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux provides a garden, a fireplace in the lobby, and a bar. Be sure to enjoy a meal at Thornbury Castle, the onsite restaurant. Free in-room WiFi and conference space are available to all guests.
Other perks at this castle include:
  • Free self parking and valet parking
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge), multilingual staff, and tour/ticket assistance
  • A 24-hour front desk, concierge services, and smoke-free premises
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the helpful staff
Room features
All 27 individually furnished rooms offer perks such as premium bedding and bathrobes, as well as amenities like free WiFi and free bottled water.
Other amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and tubs or showers
  • TVs with digital channels
  • Electric kettles, daily housekeeping, and desks

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free uncovered valet parking on site

Food and drink

  • Daily cooked-to-order breakfast available 7:30 AM–10:30 AM for a fee: GBP 16.50 per person
  • A bar/lounge
  • A restaurant
  • Couples/private dining
  • Private picnics

Restaurants on site

  • Thornbury Castle

Things to do

  • Archery


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Luggage storage

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour and ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms


  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only


  • Banquet hall
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Renovated entire property - May 2021
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Blackout drapes
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding


  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Slippers
  • Towels


  • TV with digital channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Limited room service


  • Desk
  • Individual decor
  • Individual furnishings
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age: 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between January 9 and January 19.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of GBP 15 per pet, per night
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees
Welcoming dogs only
2 per room
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children 8 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 8 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: approximately GBP 16.50 per person
  • Pet fee: GBP 15 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property does not have elevators
Children 8 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

Thornbury Castle Bristol
Thornbury Castle Hotel
Thornbury Castle Hotel Bristol
Thornbury Castle
Thornbury Castle Relais Châteaux
Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux Castle
Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux Bristol
Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux Castle Bristol

Frequently asked questions

Is Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux pet-friendly?

Yes, Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux allows dogs (limit 2 per room). There's a fee of GBP 15 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.

How much does it cost to stay at Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux?

As of Jun 1, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux on Jun 13, 2023 start from $268.55, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux?

Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.

What time is check-in at Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - anytime.

What time is check-out at Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Where is Thornbury Castle, Relais & Châteaux located?

Located in Thornbury, this historic castle is within 12 mi (20 km) of Cotswolds, Berkeley Castle, and Wye Valley. Chepstow Castle and The Mall at Cribbs Causeway are also within 12 mi (20 km).




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10/10 Excellent


Stayed 1 night in May 2023

10/10 Excellent


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Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent


Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
The grounds are beautiful. The staff was very lovely and very kind.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Superb stay at a superb castle, faultless!
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2023

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
5 star experience from the moment we arrived till the moment we left. Food was amazing and can’t wait to go back
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2023

10/10 Excellent


Stayed 1 night in Feb 2023

6/10 Okay


Stayed 1 night in Feb 2023

10/10 Excellent


Stayed 1 night in Feb 2023

10/10 Excellent


Stayed 1 night in Dec 2022