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The Old Forge

Chapel Hill | Nr Shaftesbury, Compton Abbas SP70NQ, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Daventry, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ideal for High Flyers from London. I was working in the area for a week. In the room I was in the rails of the bed blocked part of the TV. Milk for coffee was in the fridge in the corridor outside the room {replaced daily). There was no instant coffee available. As for breakfast; there did not appear to... More 

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Tim and Lucy K, Owner at The Old Forge, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that you were not entirely happy with stay at The Old Forge. As regards our breakfast we would like to point out that we have won The Taste of west Gold award for 3 consecutive years. The menu we provide is merely a suggestion as to what is on offer. We are amazed that you... More 

Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and myself did a 2 night stay here (Fri and Sat) and it was just perfect. The caravan itself although small has plenty of little nooks and crannies for you to store what is needed. If you take champagne/wine and food with you there is a fridge in the "tuck shop" to store it. We had planned to... More 

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

I can't speak highly enough of the Old Forge and everyone associated with it. My girlfriend and I stayed in Sam the shepherd hut for 2 nights and loved every second of it, so much so, we didn't really feel the need to leave each day. The views are stunning, and relaxing around our very own fire pit with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have had an amazing stay in Mabel the shepherd hut. such a gorgeous hut with everything you need. beautiful surroundings with scrumpy Jack the donkey, two horses and chickens for company. then the breakfast, well that was truly delicious. can't wait to go back.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I booked 2 nights in Mabel the Shepherds Hut for my partners birthday as a surprise. It was absolutely magical. The Hut was beautiful and so cosy. We had our own little private garden with gorgeous views. The neighbouring animals were so friendly and I really miss my morning cuddles with Scrumpy Jack the donkey! The breakfast was the best... More 

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Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I didn't know where Joanne had booked for us to stay for my birthday weekend until we turned into The Old Forge. We stayed for two nights in 'Sam' a delightful shepherds hut. Tim and Lucy were very welcoming and can serve up a fantastic breakfast. Early April and a bit parky but the wood burner kept us warm and... More 

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I have just spent a fabulous couple of days at The Old Forge staying in 'Mabel' the shepherds hut. A warm welcome from Tim, Lucy and Sophie once arrived and throughout our stay. The hut was immaculate with every quaint country charm and vintage touches. An excellent break strongly recommended.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Me and my partner stayed for 2 nights in 'The Green Room' at the Old Forge at the end of November and we both loved it! Lucy and Tim are so friendly and welcome you into their B&B as if you are old friends. The whole place is a beautiful feast for the eyes and includes Tim's car renovation workshop,... More 

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southampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed at The Old Forge last weekend as we were visiting the Larmer Tree Gardens for our wedding plans. We had a great time. The rooms were clean and tidy and had so much Character. The breakfast was delicious with all local produce and eggs from their own hens. We will definately be recomending it to our guests for... More 

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andover
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We Stayed Here A Few Years Ago,Four Of Us In The Gypsy Caravan And The Shepperds Hut,Very Nice Setup,Good Food,Great Hosts,Tip Only For The Warmer Weather Tho.Would Go Back Again,When The Warmer Weather Returns

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