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Middle Holly Cottage

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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Middle Holly, Forton PR3 1AH, England
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Middle Holly Cottage
Ranked #1 of 2 Forton B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a return visit for us and as Hilary and Ian had retired wondered if anything had changed. The answer is no the new owners Andy and Gill have picked up everything and kept it all so lovely. It was a gem when we travelled from Scotland a couple of years ago and still is, Gill's breakfast table is... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

A lovely B&B with beautifully appointed rooms and excellent food at breakfast, including delicious home made jams. We were really well looked after here and would definitely stay again. The complimentary home made chocolates and biscuits in our room were a lovely touch and the welcome we received was warm and friendly. Plenty of parking space and free wifi too!... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I sometimes wonder why I book into places such as Premier Inns where breakfast is extra when one has little gems like Middle Holly on the A6. Beautiful rooms, all the extras as standard and great breakfast too. Keep this place in mind if you are travelling the M6.... It's just down the A6 from J33 or just up the... More

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YORKSHIRE
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

My friends and I have stayed at Middle Holly three or four times a year for several years when we have been golfing in the area. The previous owners Ian and Hilary always made our stay special and it was a sad day for us when they decided to retire last month and we wish them all the best in... More

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Milton Keynes
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Would I stay again and would I recommend to a friend? Yes, on both counts. The only downside is that, although the address is Preston, it seemed closer to Lancaster. Good recommendations for an evening meal approx. 1/2 mile walk. Good breakfast.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This was just what we needed to break our journey driving from Inverness to London. Easily accessible from Motorway, parking easy, room quiet. The room was comfortable - everything just right. Mega breakfast was very good (you don't need to have everything. My partner left a few items out of the fried feast). The hosts very accommodating and friendly but... More

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Ayr, UK
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Middle Holly cottage is easily reached from M6, lots of off road parking, excellent stopover as we travelled south. Comfortable room, peaceful location, beautiful garden and tasty breakfast made our short stay a happy one.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Middle Holly Cottage is just on the edge of one of the most beautiful areas of Britain. The Trough of Bowdon is a hilly,farming area full of sheep and stock with beautiful views. There is even a church dedicated to Shepherds in Abbeystead where there are hooks inside the door for crooks and clogs! Hilary and Ian Jarman, who run... More

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Ware, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Excellent, clean, warm , excellent facilities and friendly welcoming hosts. The room was beautifully decorated and the bathroom modern and spotless. The breakfast had a lovely choice and really good quality

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Eagle Lake, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Middle Holly last summer and just loved it. The folks made us so welcome, and I must say it was the best farmer's breakfast I've enjoyed in a long time. It was a delightful few days while we visited with my aunt nearby.

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Address: Middle Holly, Forton PR3 1AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Forton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Middle Holly Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 5

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