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The Squirrels Bed And Breakfast

St Georges Road, Formby, England
The Squirrels Bed And Breakfast
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely people, nice room over looking the garden. The bedding was really nice, crisp and clean and we fell in love with Bonnie the dog. Good location for Formby, the beach and the red squirrels. Would stay again.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

My husband booked a weekend in Formby so we could see red squirrels and he chose this B&B. It was extremely comfortable and Dave was very friendly and welcoming. It turned out that Rosalind had gone away to a craft weekend and left him to hold the fort but he did it magnificently! The room was extremely spacious and comfortable.... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Last minute booking, very friendly owners. Great location at the heart of Formby a short walk from the restaurants/shops. Well presented. Very comfy bed. Good en suit shower/sink. Good full English breakfast. Large, well kept garden. Guest lounge for the evening. Just what we needed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

We stayed with Dave and Rosalind this bank holiday weekend with our two adult sons.We had two rooms booked. Both were comfortable,clean,bright and airy,both had ensuites with a shared toilet on the landing, not a problem. We were greeted on the Friday and made very welcome. Shown our rooms and facilities and asked what time we would like breakfast. We... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Amazing place. It is a home away from home. You almost feel like you are still a teenager being taken care of at your parents home. Amazing hosts: calm, patient, friendly, available. Owner printed a map of Formby, and told us about pub, city center, other places to visit. Big comfortable bed, towels available on the room and games as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Very Clean: - They have a dog, but you would never know Friendly - I was made very welcome and looked after And Go The Extra Mile - Dave collected me from the station (which isn't far) to ensure that I didn't get lost. This is the best of B&B - they want to look after you!

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We stayed for 5 days whilst working locally, very friendly hosts who were willing to drop us off at work in the morning after a scrumptious breakfast. Very nice comfortable rooms with daily towel change. Overall great stay thank you the squirrels.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

We recently had a wedding in Formby and stayed here. Lovely couple who even dropped us off at our venue. Double room is perfect and the bed VERY comfy. Breakfast in the morning was again perfect. We will definitely stay again. Shaun and Simon

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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The Squirrels is very well situated in a quiet area close to the centre of Formby. We stayed for two nights. The double room was a little cramped and, though the room had en-suite shower and hand basin facilities this area was very small. We were aware when booking that the toilet on the landing was shared by guests in... More 

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Chilliwack, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stayed for one night while in Formby for a family birthday. Comfortable and clean room and the host and hostess were very welcoming. David was kind enough to drive us to the Formby golf and Country club for the party. Breakfast was excellent, we will stay again when we return. Thank you to our host and hostess for a... More 

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