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.

Larks Rise

Certificate of Excellence
Hotel website
Old Gloucester Road, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 3BH, England
Larks Rise
Write a Review

143 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    129
    8
    1
    3
    2
See reviews for
11
109
2
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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 (18)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (143)
  • Mar-May only
    (40)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (38)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (42)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (23)
All months
bolton uk
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at Larks Rise for a short break last week to celebrate a special occasion and we couldnt have chosen better. The accomodation was perfect ; beautifully clean ; well equipped and with the extra little touches that make all the difference. We stayed in the Self contained Apartment next door to the main house which was on two... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hindhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a 3 night stay at Larks Rise, greeted on arrival with tea and biscuits (which was nice) then Barbara kindly upgraded us to Larks wing, a very nice annex. Breakfast was a friendly affair served by Bill and Barbara food was good with plenty of tea and lots of chatting. we wanted for nothing during our stay. Top... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Larks Rise Wing was all you need for a comfortable and quite stay in Cotswold. Barbara and Bill were so kind and welcoming and the location is just perfect to explore all the quaint villages either on foot or by walking. The apartment is furnished tastefully and to a high standard. It's a little hidden gem where you can... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Barbara greeted us upon arrival with probably the warmest and most genuine welcome we have ever had. The room and bath room were beautiful and spotlessly clean with lots of thoughtful extras included. Bill and Barbara were so warm and friendly they left us in peace to come and go as we pleased but were always there if we needed... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
8 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Lark's Rise for 2 nights near the end of April 2015. The hosts, Bill and Barbara are outstanding. Their friendliness and warmth and obvious enjoyment of what they do shines through. Barbara's tips on where to eat in Bourton and where to walk for novices like us made our stay. Yes, you can argue that the Brookes... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, Vermont
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Our latest visit to Larks Rise was again a most enjoyable one with Bill and Barbara looking after us so well. The standards they set themselves and which we have come to realise is the norm for them are of such a high level that we can only recommend anyone to have confidence in choosing Larks Rise. We read the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
woking, england
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I pride myself in being fair minded and do not complain unduly. But I feel I would be doing an injustice to those considering Lark Rise if I didnt give this feedback...... Having done my research, belatedly, this is definitely not the best in terms of location for Bourton and nor, I imagine, in terms of customer service.... It is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Barbara B, Owner at Larks Rise, responded to this review

It is many years since we have experienced a review of this nature, which says more about the Reviewer than it ever will about Larks Rise. It not only misrepresents the actual exchange that took place but has a clear agenda - to damage our business. We welcome over 500 people a year to Larks Rise, and more than 30... More 

London, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

My girlfriend and I stayed at Larks Rise for a weekend in March. We stayed in the Mungo Park room which was spacious and had the most comfortable bed I have ever slept in. The en suite bathroom was modern and clean. Bill and Barbara made us both feel so welcome and made a lovely fresh breakfast for us in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Cranbrook, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We have just spent 10 days at Lark Rise and we could not of picked a better B & B to stay in, we were made very welcomed from the moment we arrived and well looked after all the time we were there. We had a very wet morning so Barbara lit the fire in the guest sitting room so... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Banbury
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
27 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

We have just enjoyed a long weekend break, meeting up with friends. We was welcomed in by Barbara and quickly had a nice cup of tea and coffee in our hands. Barbara then told us all about the B and B, and we we're shown to our room, a lovely big bed with a really nice bathroom across the hall.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

19 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (13)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (6)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities