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The Old Chaff Barn

Mill Lane | Upton, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent, England
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Bracknell
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

It was a wonderful weeks stay at The Old Chaff Barn. Mick and Sue's hospitality was unsurpassed. It was such an interesting visit as well, learning about all the history of the barn and their hard work restoring it. We were really comfortable and the lovely breakfasts were as good or better than any other hotel/B&B we have stayed in.........lovely... More 

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

Quite simply beautiful. All the reviews already do it justice. We where attending a wedding down the road and having the taxi ride to and from is worth its weight in gold. Mick and Sue are the perfect hosts and when it says home stay it really is. Lots of stories of holidays, life in general that makes it a... More 

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Telford, Shropshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

My wife and I were lucky enough to stay at "The Barn" for two nights whilst attending a wedding in the area. We were struck by the warmth of Mick's welcome (Sue was away house-sitting, so we did not meet her on this occasion) and his helpfulness in insisting on chauffering us to the venue and collecting us at the... More 

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Hoghton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

A beautiful rural setting and interesting house. Breakfast was a delight and our hosts were friendly without being intrusive. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would recommend the Old Chaff Barn without any hesitation. More a homestay than a B & B.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

Upon arriving at the Old Chaff Barn we knew that we had made the right choice. Beautiful house and an idyllic surrounding. Mick and Sue were happy to accommodate and made us feel very welcome into their home even nipping us to the wedding venue at Norwood park and picking us up gone midnight. Mick is an early riser and... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Our stay with Mike and Sue was perfect. My friend and I stayed for 2 nights to go to a wedding at Norwood Park. We travelled down on the Friday evening and didn't arrive until nearly 10pm. Mike came out and welcomed us into The Old Chaff Barn and helped carry our bags (I do not travel light!) to our... More 

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Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Well what can Linda and I say that has not been said before ! We thouroughly enjoyed our weeks holiday in June, staying at chaff barn with Mick and Sue, it was just like stopping with long time friends in their lovely home. It was so very nice after returning each day from our sight seeing in Southwell, Newark and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I would recommend visiting this beautiful part of the UK just to stay with Mick and Sue. Their lovely B&B really is a home from home and they couldn't have been more kind and generous. Although they have room to sleep about 4 people, they only ever take one group at a time, so there is no need to share... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here overnight to attend a wedding at Norwood Park and could not have wanted more from a B&B. Michael and Sue were so welcoming and provided for our every need. The B&B is set in beautiful surroundings with much wildlife and their dog Treacle was a delight! The room was perfect; very comfortable bed and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We booked the old chaff barn looking for a quiet rural stay whilst attending a friend's wedding reception. We couldn't have asked for more, our hosts Michael and Sue were so welcoming from the moment we arrived. We were greeted with a glass of wine...joined them in front of their log fire place and talked  about their amazing travels across Asia. ... More 

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