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April Thatch B&B

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Surbiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2012

We spent three nights in this lovely cottage. The hosts are really nice and helpful and gave us all kind of tips to make the most of our visit to Lulworth. Our room was spacious and nicely decorated and the breakfast they prepared for us were really good. If you are looking for a small place in a great location...

1Thank ana r
Reviewed 30 January 2012

April thatch is a beautiful place to stay and perfectly located for driving to Durdle Door or Lulworth Cove. The hosts can offer invaluable advice and maps on where to go, how much of your day to spend in various spots and places to eat in those locations. This was immensely useful and greatly appreciated. Its definitely a place to...

1Thank Manimanbat
Reviewed 30 November 2011

we spent a lovely weekend here. our long weekend incorporated lulworth cove, durdle door and lots of other local walks. we had the spare room (not en-suite) which was clean ( but dusty) and small. there were coat hangers in the drawers but no wardrobe to hang them in ?. there was limited storage room for two people as the...

Thank scrappydee
Reviewed 28 September 2011

We spent a truly lovely weekend at April Thatch last weekend. The house itself is quaint, clean, comfortable and warm. Breakfast was tasty and generous with lots of choice. And the hosts were very welcoming; they really made the weekend for us by sharing tips and advice on what to see and where to eat..There is so much natural beauty...

Thank Motsa
Stoke on Trent
Reviewed 24 September 2011

GILLIAN F We stayed at April Thatch the following week to barbara h, and found our stay brilliant, the room was spotless and comfortable, Carole and John were warm and very welcoming, nothing was to much trouble, we were given loads of information and tips of where to go and how to get there. Breakfast was excellent plenty of variety,...

Thank Gillian F
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2011

We stayed at April Thatch the same time as barbara h, 7th-10th Sept and our experience was vey different. We found April Thatch to be warm and comfortable with all the facilities needed for a relaxing stay.The owners John & Carole were very welcoming and keen to provide information and advice on the local area. Breakfast was as large or...

1Thank chris_jan_11
Boston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2011

April Thatch was disappointing,we never saw Carole although she was there, the room was clean and light, but on our arrival it felt cold and damp,and we had to ask to have the heating on, the bathroom radiator was lukewarm so the towels were never dry,there was no hairdryer. Breakfast offered cereal, but no fruit,and the cooked breakfast portions were...

2Thank barbara h
JohnBickerton, Owner at April Thatch B&B, responded to this review

We contest and are upset by this review for the following reasons. Carole met Chris at the gate along with our puppy for along chat about dog training etc and photography. Chris mentioned that his wife had a bad heart and suffered rather from the cold. The heating was put on for the first time this season that evening and...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2011

A truly lovely, pristine and stylish B&B!! All the tips and advice we were given were invaluable often over a very decent breakfast (including some home grown produce!) It had it all, a great location, very comfortable, impeccably clean and friendly hosts. Just bear in mind one of the rooms isn't en-suite. Would definately recommend and would love to return!

Thank Leanne K
Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2011

John and Carol are the ideal host's to ensure your stay leaves you wanting for nothing, also their local knowledge was superb very helpful we arrived on the weekend of the national garden scheme with the whole village being welcoming and friendly.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2011

April Thatch is an idyllic place to stay. Set in beautiful surroundings, it was the perfect base for our walking and cycling adventure. The room was lovely and very spacious, in fact the whole cottage was gorgeous, displaying some wonderful exhibits of the owners artistic talents. Thanks to John and Carole for making our stay so enjoyable - Ian and...

Thank LouiseHCrawford

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
April Thatch is a peaceful rural thatched cottage set in the quiet and pretty hamlet of Coombe Keynes just a few minutes inland from Lulworth Cove and the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. It is in an ideal situation to stay for exploring the coast, the Isle of Purbeck and surrounding areas of Dorset. For walkers there are numerous stunning walks in the area. The cottage is grade 2 listed and parts are thought to date back to the 16 hundreds with a thatched roof and some cob walls. It is surrounded by the garden, much wildlife with rolling fields and woods all around. Inside is simple with white walls, wooden floors and contemporary paintings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about April Thatch B&B

Address: Coombe Keynes | Nr. Lulworth Cove, Coombe Keynes BH20 5PP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Coombe Keynes
Price Range: ₹ 5,851 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“the spare room (not en-suite) was small with limited storage. bring a bathrobe if you have this room. the bed is very comfortable but large cushions should be removed for more space.”
 of 5 bubbles scrappydee, 30 Nov 2011 | Read review
“We stayed in the ensuite room which was great - powerful, hot shower.”
 of 5 bubbles Motsa, 28 Sep 2011 | Read review
“Have a map of the area as satnav is not reliable.”
 of 5 bubbles LouiseHCrawford, 27 Apr 2011 | Read review
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