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Rosemary Cottage Bed and Breakfast

Next to Pound House, Knowstone, England
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, I urge people to completely ignore the 1 star review by Charlene (if you read her review you'll see that she didn't even stay at Rosemary Cottage). We had a lovely stay overnight and felt thoroughly looked after by Tiffany - nothing was too much trouble - a very attentive host! A fabulous Aga cooked breakfast set us on... More 

Thank Scribblecake
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Really nice one-night stay here after dining at Mason's Arms. Warm welcome from Tiffany, with tea and coffee instantly offered. Pleasant room with excellent bathroom along the landing (not en-suite). Huge, soft, comfortable bed. Lovely big towels in bathroom. Very ample breakfast in the morning. Just felt very welcome in this homely place. Don't know what must have rattled Charlene... More 

Thank hollandNorthDevon
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

We were eating at the Mason's Arms for a special birthday treat and needed somewhere to stay overnight. We were made to feel so welcome and at home by Tiff. Our room was lovely, large and luxurious and the bed was really comfy. We were greeted on arrival with tea and scones - delicious! Breakfast was excellent and refreshingly informal... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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216 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Rosemary Cottage has a bouncy new proprietor who is in the process of brightening up the interior and has plans for further improvements. We were happy with the changes and found it perfectly comfortable.

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Hailsham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

i had the misfortune to book this B&B and it has unfortunately changed hands. The pictures she is using are from the previous owner. When we arrived there was nowhere to put our clothes and when i questioned/asked where i could put them Tiffany told me to hang them on the back of the door. We actually left and booked... More 

4 Thank Charlene N
Canberra, Australia
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Sarah and Simon treated us so well during our two nights at Rosemary Cottage - we three walking women were all equally impressed with the relaxed surrounds and the generosity of our hosts. We also fell in love with Dyson, the new Golden Retriever puppy of the house. Sarah is a wonderful cook and the quintessentially British country cottage was... More 

1 Thank Paulette P
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Sara and simon have a lovely cottage in this typical Devon village. There are two rooms for guests but you will feel more like friends of the family. Dogs are welcome and they have a new puppy! The rooms are pleasantly furnished and the beds very comfortable. Choose what you want for breakfast. Excellent scrabbled eggs and smoked salmon was... More 

1 Thank glenken
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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1,124 reviews
150 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 710 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here at the end of day 5 walking the Two Moors Way, when my wife joined us overnight for a second time, albeit mainly attracted in her case by the nearby Michelin starred restaurant. Sara was an amazing host, helped of course by Simon and their newly arrived puppy Dyson. She could not have done more for us... More 

2 Thank GrumpsDC
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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261 reviews
76 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Sara and Simon run one of the best cottages that we have been in. We did the Two Moors Way and we walked 17 miles that day. My first sighting of the cottage put a smile on my face. Beautiful cottage, not so little, surrounded in the beauty of gardens. Sara is a hoot! Their home is very warm and... More 

2 Thank Popeyebird
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

this was night four of our 6 day journey along the two moors way! what a fantastic place to stay and meet up with three other friends. Great welcome from Sara and fantastic tea. Sara made us all feel so welcome and she went out of the way to send us on our way the next morning with a great... More 

1 Thank Nick D
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