We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 1 East Chelborough B&Bs / inns

Wooden Cabbage House

East Chelborough DT2 0QA, England
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Wooden Cabbage House to your Saves list
Wooden Cabbage House
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
97%
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
HOPEVALLEYGIRL Barnsley, United Kingdom
  • Reviews (36)
  • Photos (20)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (7)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

36 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    32
    3
    1
    0
    0
See reviews for
8
22
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Barnsley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We would highly recommend a stay at Susie's place. From the warmest of welcomes, to the lovely room with ultra comfy bed, ensuite bathroom with lashing of hot water and nice toiletries, not to mention the awesome breakfast, altogether we had a 5 star experience

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We very much enjoyed our stay and felt that everything was done to make us comfortable. It seems to have late availability which can be useful for last minute trips and reflects the relatively high prices charged. The inadequacy of internet access and the dismissive approach to seeking internet access was the only off note from a high quality and... More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Munich, Germany
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

That was the loveliest stay ever we had... Susie and Martin are such kind persons and they absolutely understand how to make someone feel like in heaven. The location is a blast... if you want to relax for a couple of days, just bring book and enjoy this great location and the superb service... We have really just enjoyed our... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dorking, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Second time we have stayed at this delightful place. Lovely pubs nearby with super food. Recent visit spoiled by being asked to supper in house and then charged £80 (£40 each) for the privilege!! If they had told us how much it was going to cost we would have gone back to the Fox and the scrumptious scallops which cost... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Woodencabbage, Owner at Wooden Cabbage House, responded to this review

We were delighted to see you again at Wooden Cabbage last week, for your second visit, but very upset to read that you were disappointed to be charged for dinner. We serve canapes, a three-course dinner and half a bottle of wine per person - the price of £40 is detailed on our website. Since we were serving dinner to... More

Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

An excellently run B and B in a quiet location with superb views from the spacious house. If you are lucky enough to be there when an evening meal is available you should take the opportunity to dine in and enjoy great cooking in a lovely setting.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Portland, Oregon
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

It is easy to see why everyone loves this farm stay. Pretty, quiet, great food and wonderful and interesting hosts. Take the time to ask about their backgrounds and their winters in Tonga. The only downside is the location which is a bit out of the way but there are many National Trust sites fairly near as well as writers'... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Birkdale, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

The Wooden Cabbage was a truly delightful experience from the moment we arrived at this pretty and tranquil property. A warm welcome awaited us from Susie and Martyn along with tea on the verandah in their picturesque garden. Our room was very comfortable with all that you could desire. We were also introduced to ginger and lemon tea - very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hockley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The title says it all really. Stayed a couple of nights in June and didn't want to leave. I can't recommend too highly. Wonderful breakfast. A gem of a building set in the beautiful Dorset countryside. The rooms are exceptionally comfortable and well laid out. We were captivated by a new-born foal in the field adjoining the garden - see... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Okehampton
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
20 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Stayed for two days - delightful hosts Martyn and Susie immediately made us feel like one of the family. Comfortable, clean with the best breakfast this side of the Ritz, with wonderful views down the rural valley. My only teensy gripe is the signage - it isn't the easiest place to find being in the sticks and a more prominent... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stone, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
11 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

A warm welcome awaits here ! Good advice, fantastic country views, peace and quiet...a small piece of heaven. Exceptional rooms in a remoter part of Dorset but with good local restaurants and within 30 minutes of the coast. Martyn and Susie are superb hosts and their garden and home is exceptional.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Wooden Cabbage House, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Wooden Cabbage House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Wooden Cabbage House

Address: East Chelborough DT2 0QA, England
Phone Number:
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > East Chelborough
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Wooden Cabbage House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

20 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (3)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (18)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Amenities

Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The views are stunning at this beautifully restored and decorated house, set in the most tranquil and unspoiled part of West Dorset. You instantly feel at home, as Martyn and Susie are perfect hosts. A spacious stylish home, the bedrooms are exceptional and the downstairs rooms simply wonderful. A heroic breakfast is served in the flower filled garden-room (or by Aga in winter), and delicious dinners - ingredients, mostly local or homegrown, are cooked with love and understanding. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
3

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer