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Holdfast Cottage Hotel

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Marlbank Road, Great Malvern WR13 6NA, England
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Ranked #31 of 45 Great Malvern B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014
Bastille14 Cardiff, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 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 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was really looking forward to staying here but what a shock we got!!!! Very old and dated and mainly catered for people aged 70 and above!!! Dining area was old and small, bar area is a joke. 3 seats and then it's full! Bedrooms ok, showers are bad, you have to run the water for 10 min to get hot... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

My husband and I stayed here when the Upton Jazz Festival was on. Our en suite room was stunning, clean, classy and very, very comfortable. We had a lovely view of the grounds and was nice to see rabbits and wildlife all around us. The owners and staff were very friendly and welcoming and the breakfast was fresh and delicious,... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Lovely owners who looked after us so well and were beyond kind to us! Lovely B and B and a delicious evening meal made our stay memorable and such a treat! We will stay again - it is a brilliant location for any event at the Malvern Showgrounds.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

Booked in at a weeks notice as a solo traveller for four nights mon - fri. I got the single room - comfy, quiet and rather small but then there was only me. There's a small bar serving local bottled beers. The evening meal was good restaurant quality, well presented and tasty. Breakfast was fine. All in all a relaxing... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

What a beautiful sight as we came down the drive.The wisteria which had partly drawn me to the hotel was out and set the hotel off in the early evening sun. As we parked Steve came out to welcome us and offered to help with luggage. Were shown to our lovely comfortable and clean room [hollybush] with plenty of cupboard... More

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
24 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

approach is via a narrow short one track drive winding its way through hedge lined lawns past the little hotel into the car park which is within a few strides from the front door. Passing through a brightly lit sitting room into the hallway where we were met by the proprietor. Very friendly, quickly booked in and shown upstairs to... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014 via mobile

My wife and myself stayed here and we were made extremely welcome. The room was a good size and the chairs and bed comfy. We ate in one night andthe food was excellent. The breakfast freshly cooked and nice. The owners very nice people and we will return again soon

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We recently stayed here, the weekend before Christmas, and from the moment we arrived Julie and Steve made us feel so very welcome. We were a large family group and as we were the only ones staying, it made the whole experience that extra special for us all. The children loved the hosts, and it was so lovely for them... More

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Derby UK
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013 via mobile

We were visiting our daughter we discovered ths little hotel through Booking.com good room rate available. As always we checked TripAdvisor for reviews! On arriving we saw the hotel down a well lit wooded driveway; easy parking at front of hotel. Well signed reception and bell! Pressing bell we met Steve the owner who made us feel very welcome. Inside... More

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Ayr, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We have just come home from my second visit to this absolute gem and I cannot wait to return!! We took over the hotel for my Dad's 70th birthday party and have had absolutely the best time. The owners are lovely -incredibly helpful and nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are spacious, bright and very pretty and full of... More

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Address: Marlbank Road, Great Malvern WR13 6NA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Worcestershire > Great Malvern
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Holdfast Cottage Hotel 2*
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