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Lancombe Country Cottages

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My husband booked for us to stay in a Shepherd's hut for my birthday weekend. On arrival the owners were so friendly and couldn't have been more helpful. Such a peaceful place and the shepherd's hut was beautiful. There is also a swimming pool and sauna which we had to ourselves one evening and a games room if it is...

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Penny B thank you so much for such a lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your birthday here and found it peaceful and relaxing. It's lovely to hear you enjoyed the Shepherd's Hut and our onsite facilities. It was a pleasure to meet you both, and I do hope we see you again soon. Best wishes Caroline

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We recently spent a long weekend at Lancombe in Hooke Cottage. Caroline and her team clearly work very hard and we all had a great time. The cottage was airy and had everything we needed, including all the 'baby bits'. The pool was perfect for the children to splash around in, feeding the chickens and collecting their eggs was a...

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear HanDan626 thank you so much for such a lovely review, and your kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you and your family. I'm so pleased that you found the cottage 'airy' as you were our first guests following our recent decoration, and that you had everything you needed. I'm glad your husband enjoyed his birthday here. It's...

Montacute
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I booked all 3 lodges for my family and myself and my husband. There were 6 adults, 6 children and 2 dogs! I booked these lodges all together so that we could have "family time". The lodges were absolutely fantastic and so well equipped. They even supplied things you would never normally get in self catering !! The views over...

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear June D thank you so much for such a wonderful and informative review, and of course, your kind words. I am so pleased you and your family had a lovely holiday together and that you loved the lodges, the complex; and of course the surrounding countryside, beaches and attractions. It was a pleasure having you here and I am...

Southampton
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

What a delightful place It was my birthday and on my arrival found card cake and flowers . Thank you . Cottage well provided warm and soo comfy beds . We loved the pool and sauna . All very clean. All in all an excellent break . I look forward to returning !

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear CareySouthampton, thank you for such a wonderful review. I am so pleased to hear that you found the cottage warm and comfortable, and enjoyed the facilities we offer at Lancombe, especially as your stay was for such a special occasion. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best wishes Caroline

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Wow what can i day. Amazing place to spend a weekend. The owner couldnt have been more helpfull. The broad lodge was absolutely perfect. Plenty of info in the 2 folders in lodge on arrival 1 about the lodge and things to do on site and the other folder on where to go and eat in or out. Once again...

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear schandler1982 thank you so much for such a fantastic review, and your kind words. I am so pleased you had a great weekend, and that you found the lodge perfect. It's also great to here that you enjoyed the Hot Tub and Sauna. I really look forward to seeing you again. Best wishes Caroline

Broadstairs
Reviewed 2 March 2017

just returned from a two week winter stay at the Axe lodge at lancombe cottages. I was looking for a place to relax and be comfortable in a quiet place away from all the pressures, and I really got it here. I can't say enough about the place, it really is a Gem. Caroline was and is so lovely, so...

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear johnj thank you so much for such a wonderful review and also your kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you both, and I am so pleased that you had a relaxing and enjoyable two week holiday, especially as we were recommended to you. I hope your batteries are fully recharged and I do hope we have the...

Norfolk
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Just got back from a week staying in Ley Lodge at Lanscombe cottages, lodge sleeps 4 people with a very comfortable double bedroom and bunks in a separate room for the children. Family bathroom with bath and shower over. Lodge is all electric with heaters in all rooms and loads of hot water on tap. We arrived to find fresh...

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear easilypleasedNorfolk, thank you so much for such a fantastic and informative review. It was an absolute pleasure to meet you and your family, and it's lovely to hear that even though we are such a long drive away you are still looking to return. It's also great to hear that even being a dog owner yourself, there was no...

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This is our second visit but stayed an extra night this time .... as always this family run compex is 5 star ....and we have been to quite a few to be able to compare... clean with everything we need to relax and enjoy life .....THANK you again ... Mr & Mrs Gait

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Louise B, thank you so much for another wonderful review. It was so lovely to see you again, and for a little longer this time. It's great that you enjoyed your second stay with us, and hopefully we will see you again soon. Best wishes Caroline

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The owners were lovely and friendly. Great retreat, thank you for your hospitality, i recommend for anyone looking for some peaceful time in the country side. We stayed in the Lydden cottage, very cute and a great price!

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear jrtowell thank you for such a wonderful review and kind words. I am so pleased that you had such a great stay and that you felt welcome. Thank you also for your recommendation and I do hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back to Lancombe at some point in the future. Best wishes Caroline

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Christmas 2016 myself and family stayed in Broad Lodge at Lancombe. The lodge was very clean and welcoming with a Christmas tree and just the right amount of other decorations also hot drinks, milk & biscuits. The lodge was warm and had everything you need for cooking Christmas dinner. Caroline is very helpful and a nice gesture on Christmas eve...

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Caroline N, Owner at Lancombe Country Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Lottie1010 thank you for such a wonderful review and your kind words. I am so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your Christmas holiday at Lancombe, and also of course Santa's Grotto. It was pleasure to meet you and I do hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back to Lancombe again at some point in the...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Lancombe Country Cottages

Address: Higher Chilfrome, Maiden Newton DT2 0HU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Maiden Newton
Hotel Class:3 star — Lancombe Country Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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