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The Cottage in the Wood

3.0 of 5 Holywell Road, Malvern Wells, Great Malvern WR14 4LG, England
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Solihull, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent one night here,booked through secret escapes.Superb accommodation with a beautiful bathroom, beautifully decorated through out, dinner was lovely with views across the countryside. Would not hesitate to return.

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Pattinfamily, Owner at The Cottage in the Wood, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, I'm delighted you enjoyed your break with us. Pleased too that you found us through Secret Escapes. Keep an eye on our website for special offers. Hope to see you again. John More 

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

From start to finish our break was second to none . Staff courteous, and professional without too much formality. Our room was warm and comfortable with a large en suite and had stunning views. Well stocked hospitality tray , and useful toiletries in en suite . The cuisine was outstanding , and really deserves more rosettes, top marks to the... More 

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Pattinfamily, Owner at The Cottage in the Wood, responded to this review

What a tonic for my team for them to read your comments. Many thanks indeed. We are of course delighted that we "hit the spot" and that you enjoyed your three nights with us. Dominic and the brigade are especially pleased that you enjoyed the food from the latest of our a la carte menus. We do try to provide... More 

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A perfect place for a break,close to really good walks across the malverns, plenty of parking space,very nice large ensuite rooms,with some thoughtful extras including,binoculars and a sewing kit , book your table for dinner the food is excellent ,although prior to eating i did think a tad expensive,..but the quality remains long after the price is forgotten ! great... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely warm welcome. Had a room in the Pinnacles with far reaching views mad even better by the sunny weather. Staff were friendly and helpful. Food outstanding. The break was just what we needed. thanks.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just retuned from a 2night break at The Cottage in the Wood,our room was in the Pinnacles very comfortable and very clean.The food was superb and the staff were very friendly,could not fault the Hotel in anyway.Would certainly reconnmend the hotel

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Solihull
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37 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This old hotel perched on the Malvern Hills, has unsurpassed views, and is convening for walking the Hills or visiting Malvern and other nearby towns. The bedroom we had was very comfortable if a little 'traditional' and the open fire in the bar/lounge was very welcoming. The restaurant served very good meals and it gives the best of the view... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My partner and I stayed at The Cottage in the Woods for a weekend break in mid January. The hotel is situated on a hillside and has some fantastic views. Our stay included Breakfast, dinner and one night stay in a double room which was great value. The hotel itself is ideally located for access into Great Malvern and walks... More 

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Pattinfamily, Owner at The Cottage in the Wood, responded to this review

Well, It shows something of your determination to visit us in mid January but there are compensations, certainly a bargain rate together with warmth to welcome you after a day out or walking on the Hills direct from the grounds. The showers in The Pinnacles do certainly pummel you into near submission! The joy of a pressurised system. Very glad... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Apart from the amazing view, made even better by snow on the ground when we woke up, the friendliness of the management and staff made our return to this hotel after a 14 year gap a most enjoyable and memorable one. The location is superb, with footpaths staight up onto the Malvern Hills, but also as a lovely place just... More 

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Pattinfamily, Owner at The Cottage in the Wood, responded to this review

It's very gratifying to hear from someone after a 14 year gap and to read that we are still hitting the mark. It's all too easy to get so close to the business that it's difficult to be objective. We are delighted you enjoyed the visit and hope you'll return before another 14 years is up, else I may be... More 

Worcester, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
18 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I have stayed in quite a number of Worcestershire hotels. Having read the 5star reviews I thought we would try the cottage in the wood. We booked room only and I did feel we were penalised for this. Wonderful views yes but not from our room. We were given a room in pinnacles with a view of the hill behind.... More 

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Pattinfamily, Owner at The Cottage in the Wood, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving your constructive feedback. We have read through your detailed comments and are sorry that you did not have a room with a view. We do normally try to give people a free upgrade if we have rooms available, but as it was a Saturday night, and we were busy, we could not do this for you. This... More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

2nd time we have stayed in this hotel and can't fault it. Beautiful setting, at any time of the year. Views are spectacular. We stayed in the Pinnacles with a patio. Rooms are very comfortable and equipped with everything you could need and more. The New year party was excellent, and the food was delicious. Ate far too much and... More 

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Pattinfamily, Owner at The Cottage in the Wood, responded to this review

We are always pleased that guests want to return for a second visit! Thank you for your kind comments and feedback on the New Year's break. We can usually assist anyone with any dietary requirements if it is mentioned on booking. We are delighted that you enjoyed the food again once more and the party and live band that night.... More 

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Address: Holywell Road, Malvern Wells, Great Malvern WR14 4LG, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Worcestershire > Great Malvern > Malvern Wells
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cottage in the Wood 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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The Cottage In The Wood Hotel Malvern Wells
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