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Harrington House

Sherborne St, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 2BY, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was on a 4 night guided walk break, with 3 days of walking in the surrounding countryside. We were given the choice of three different levels of walks every day, ranging from easy to medium to long. I could not fault anything at all about the break. Everyone was so friendly, the staff, the guests, the walk leaders -... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

The perfect antidote to an over indulgent Christmas. Staff were mostly attentive. Food was more than passable and the HF guides were all exceptional people who obviously cared passionately about their given tasks. Room was warm, comfortable and well equipped. Huge bath (!) but would have liked a stand-up shower as well. Food quality fell a little short of haut... More 

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Staines
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8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Harrington House is an historic country house and so has a certain olde worlde charm. We stayed on a weekend break with HF Holidays. Our room was of a good size and well-appointed, with television, coffee and tea-making facilities and a clock with mp3 player connection, slippers and bathrobes. Décor was up to date. There was adequate storage for two... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We stayed here on a short walking holiday as members of HF Holidays. the hotel was full of like minded guests and we were lead by qualified leaders for three days. We had a choice three different walks each day, from easy, medium to harder (average distance 6miles, 8 miles or 10 miles respectively). The hotel is a comfortable 4... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

We were very pleased with our choice to stay at Harrington House. Our room (23) was on the ground floor of an annex and was superb. It had recently been refurbished and offered excellent accommodation, it even had its own private walled courtyard/garden. We were aware the hotel was owned by HF Holidays and catered for group activities and as... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Just returned from a w/e break with a friend booked through Booking.com. There was no mention that this hotel is used primarily by HF Holidays for organised walking holidays. Breakfast was 7.45-9.00am - very early for a w/e and we had to book out by 10am, again quite early. Whilst breakfast was acceptable there was no seating for groups of... More 

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

unfortunately, you were lucky to get any hot food, the quality was mixed, not to my taste at all. staff were foreign, so communication skills were poor. all in all not a good experience. poor plumbing and noise guests

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Just come back having spent 4 nights at Harrington House, thouroughly enjoying the experience! Food choices very good and plenty of it. Breakfast too much choice!! Lovely. Clean bedroom, friendly staff. Singing nice and easy, very good leader, Tim Knight. Would like to go again.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

HF owned house in excellent location some 200 yards from the centre of Bourton on the Water. Food quality acceptable although HF are not as generous on some of the extras they used to provide. Well managed with friendly and obliging manager

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Pilton
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My third, and last HF Holiday. Cost cutting obvious (drinks for packed lunches now charged, for example), although the price charged would have covered a decent London hotel. Food quality extremely poor, they could not even cook an omelette (seriously) that was a main course. Maybe powdered egg? Locally sourced? - maybe the wholesaler is local? Fancy menu, but putting... More 

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