Facilities and Amenities
Wi-Fi is available in the elegant guest lounge free of charge. There are also games and books for guests to enjoy during their stay. Flowers, fruit and wine/champagne can be provided for special occasions on request. Castle Hill is a licensed guest house, we have a selection of wines for guests to enjoy during their stay.DVD players have recently been added to all our rooms and we have a small library of DVD’s in the guest lounge.
You will enjoy your delicious breakfast in the modern, spacious south facing dining room which is light, airy and has a triple aspect enjoying views over Summerhouse Hill. It’s a great place to start the day enjoying a home-cooked full English breakfast. Where possible food is sourced from local suppliers. The eggs are all free range and the meat is from a local farm shop. The greengrocers opposite provides our fruit and vegetables. We believe in serving food which is produced locally so that we can support independent suppliers and provide fresh, tasty food that hasn’t travelled very far. We are happy to cater for any special dietary requirements, just let us know what we need to provide.
Good morning, please help yourself to fruit juice, cereal,
yoghurt and fresh fruit. We will take your order for hot
food and drinks
Freshly brewed coffee
English Breakfast tea
Earl Grey tea
A selection of speciality fruit & herbal teas
Full English Breakfast
2 rashers of grilled bacon, sausage, free range egg,
beans, tomato & mushrooms
Vegetarian sausage, egg, beans, tomato & mushrooms
Scrambled eggs on toast
Bacon, sausage or egg sandwich
White or brown toast with a selection of preserves
All of the food is sourced from local farm shops and suppliers.
Castle Hill Guest House was built in 1891 and is accessed from the street by four steps. All of our rooms are on the first or second floor and can only be accessed by using the staircase. Castle Hill is unfortunately unsuitable for wheel chairs. There is a toilet on the ground floor. If you have any concerns regarding access please don’t hesitate to contact us and we will do everything we can to help.
Children of all ages are welcome at Castle Hill. We can provide a high chair, travel cot, bottle warmer and steriliser. We have a sofa bed in the balcony suite and a z-bed which can be added to any of the other suites for children under 10 to use. There are also games and books in the guest lounge for children to enjoy.
Castle Hill does not have it’s own parking. The car park is less than 50 metres away and can be seen from the guest house. Parking costs £5 for 24 hours and we can provide you with any tickets that you may need during your stay.
No pets allowed
Check-in: 3:30 PM till 8:00 PM
Early check-in available on request.
Check-out: 10:30 AM
Late check-out available on request
Types of Payment Accepted at Castle Hill Guest House
Cash (Sterling), Credit card, Debit card
Payment Cards accepted at the property
Take A361 out of town
Follow A39 signposted Lynton
At Barbrook turn left onto the B3234 (Lynbridge Road) following signs for Lynton
Take the second left onto Castle Hill and the guest house is straight ahead.
The Guest House does not have it’s own parking. Please park outside to offload your bags and get checked in. The carpark is less than 50 metres away. We can provide you with 24 hour tickets which cost £3.50.
Barnstaple is the nearest railway station on the national network. Services are operated by First Great Western on the Tarka Line from Exeter. For up to date information contact National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50.
The 309 and 310 buses go from Barnstaple to Lynton. For up to date information contact Traveline on 0870 608 2608
Take A361 North Devon Link Road from Junction 27. At South Molton, take the A399 towards Lynton and Combe Martin. At Blackmoor Gate Turn right onto the A39 towards Lynton. At Barbrook turn left onto the B3234 (Lynbridge Road). Take the second left turn up Castle Hill and the guest house is directly ahead of you.