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Shoyswell Cottage B&B

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Sheepstreet Lane, Etchingham TN19 7AZ, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a fantastic property in the most beautiful surroundings with its own lake and a resident duck population! Excellent and most comfortable stylish room and a charming attentive host. Excellent breakfast two and I understand that evening meals are available if booked in advance. We would very happily stay there again.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wedding recently in Wadhurst and managed to book Shoyswell Cottage at the last minute. The guests are amazing and very welcoming, the room and en suite were fantastic and comfortable. The gardens and lake are so relaxing and a very welcome break from London, I will 100% be visiting again and recommending to my friends. Overall great... More 

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Jolyon_11, Owner at Shoyswell Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review, and we are delighted that you enjoyed your (too brief) stay with us. Come again! All the best Jolyon & Lawrence More 

manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place to stay, we were made very welcome and it is so homely, so much so that I had the urge to clear away the breakfast dishes. The bedroom was fabulous and the grounds immaculate. Jolyon and Lawrence you should be extremely proud of yourselves, your home is amazing. Kevin said thank you, his boiled eggs were... More 

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Jolyon_11, Owner at Shoyswell Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review, about which we are naturally delighted! Lola, Tiny and the two of us are looking forward to your return! More 

London, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying here last weekend and its hard to say how good it was in 200 words. Jolyon and Lawrence were perfect hosts, beautiful food, great room and a comfy bed. 5 star all the way. Just book it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and we're celebrating our 10th wedding anniversary and we wanted to stay somewhere extra special and shoyswell cottage was exactly what we were looking for. Beautiful views peace and quiet and very friendly owner and his friend who made our visit even more special. Highly recommended *****

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at Shoyswell Cottage earlier this month (June) , as visiting the area for a family celebration. It was delightful from start to finish. We were welcomed warmly by the owners and felt relaxed and comfortable staying there. Our room was beautifully furnished and elegantly provided everything necessary for a relaxing stay, (apart from a full length mirror which would... More 

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Jolyon_11, Owner at Shoyswell Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about Shoyswell Cottage, and I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay. A couple of the rooms do have full-length mirrors, but due to the quirky nature of the house, we can't get them into every room, sadly. I will put my thinking cap on and see if there is a solution, and many hanks... More 

Buckingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This charming bed and breakfast is perfect in every way. Where do I start? The accommodation is beautiful, lovely bedrooms set in a beautiful house, set in beautiful grounds. For once the pictures on the website do really show a property as it is and it is really as lovely as it looks on the website. The owners of the... More 

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Jolyon_11, Owner at Shoyswell Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review which we value very highly! We hope to welcome you back to Shoyswell in the near future. Regards, Jolyon More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I have stayed in many B&Bs and I can quite honestly say this is the best! From the moment of arrival to saying farewell everything was faultless. Jolyon is the perfect host and he cooks a wonderful breakfast. The welcoming lounge with fantastic views over immaculate lawns complete with lake and ducks is such a joy to behold. We only... More 

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Jolyon_11, Owner at Shoyswell Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, and naturally we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay! It took alot to leave London, but we are so pleased we did as the countryside around Shoyswell really is a little bit of heaven. We look forward t seeing you here again in the future. Kind regards, Jolyon More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This was our second stay at Shoyswell Cottage. It's more than a cottage and B&B. Made to feel welcome by our hosts, Jolyon and Lawrence. Great breakfasts cooked by Jolyon. We belong to the National Trust and there are quite a few to visit near to Etchingham. We would not hesitate to recommend Shoyswell for a relaxing break. Eric and... More 

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Jolyon_11, Owner at Shoyswell Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Lovely to see you again, and thank you for choosing to stay at Shoyswell for the second time. As I mentioned during your stay, we ARE smack in the middle of some of the great houses and gardens of England, more by co-incidence than by any prior planning on our part, but it certainly does make for great convenience if... More 

Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Although the b&b is a little away from a village this is more than made up for by the stunning house and garden which seems to extend over a number of acres with a pond and ducks. Jolyon is a delightful host and we were made to feel totally at home. I recommend this property wholeheartedly.

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Thanks for your comments on Shoyswell Cottage, and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Come again! Kind regards, Jolyon More 

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