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Acorns Guest House

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Old Farm Downside Road, Backwell BS48 3DN, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived back from holiday, car was scratched. Owner denies everything saying he is the only person who moves the cars ( oh thats ok then!!. We must be mistaken). Perhaps they should use other staff to move cars as they might take more care..... AVOID.

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acornsbristol, Owner at Acorns Guest House, responded to this review

This guests car was kept on-site, he was given 192 hours of CCTV footage on a thumb drive, it showed me parking the car on the 9th of Aug, where it stayed in the same spot until the 16th when it was brought out. I'm not sure where he get the idea we scratched the car! The scratch he was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location for the airport, had a great family room, only downside was very noisy guests in the room above Who had an early checkout and spoke at the tops of their voices and had no consideration for others but this is not the hotels fault! Very friendly staff and car ready to go for transfer when we asked for... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived the lady who showed us to our room said 'You're just going to drop your bags and go, yes? If you stay in room this afternoon, we can't cut grass.' We confirmed we were just dropping bags and going out. Then she said; 'And you know check out time?' We confirmed we knew to check out at... More 

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acornsbristol, Owner at Acorns Guest House, responded to this review

This guest was staying because she was attending a wedding, she arrived at 9:30am (before guests from the previous night are required to check-out) Luckily the previous guest had checked out early, we advised that she was more than welcome to use the room to get changed in, but obviously it hadn't been made up yet. She was unhappy that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used this guest house for Bristol Airport and it was in a great location. We left our car here for 2 weeks while on holiday and the service was brilliant. The airport was approximately a 3 min drive from here. We will definitely use this service when flying from Bristol Airport again. Thank you Acorns!

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arrival we were promptly shown to our room which was very nice and felt very private. John gave us a clear and full understanding of the transfers both to and from the airport. Didn't even hear a plane! On return to the UK pick up was within minutes, very polite. Would definately stay here again when using Bristol Airport

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just returned from a mini break and stayed at Acorns Guest House the night before my departure, I found it really easy to find and is literally the back of Bristol airport. The room we stayed in was perfect for what we wanted - comfortable beds, clean, nicely decorated and a good working shower! The only thing I will say... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Enjoyed our recent overnight stay Pick up from the Airport very punctual. My husband left his mobile phone in the vehicle it was returned to him in the morning very impressed with the professionalism and the efficiency of the service. The room was very pleasant and plenty of Tea and Coffee available, and the packed snack breakfast was very welcome... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I can only recommend this place with excellent pick-up service from and to the airport.We stayed one night and everything was perfect. The place is very near the airport, the rooms have comfortable beds and though it´s near the airport it is very quiet so that you can get a good night´s sleep.Breakfast is in the form of a snack,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I left our car here on 20th June we were taken to airport ( Bristol ) for our flight. We were picked up 2weeks later in the early hours of the morning due to a delayed flight. We were shown to our chalet which we couldn't fault it was spotless large bed very comfy ensuit tea/ coffee... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Very professional and a simply perfect place to stay for an early flight from Bristol. Car waiting for me after the pick up following our arrival back in Bristol. A quick note to thank our driver (a Romanian chap, whose name I forgot to ask for) who was really friendly and had a great sense of humour....and punctual on both... More 

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