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Middle Holly Cottage

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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Milton Keynes
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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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Glasgow
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Middle Holly Cottage is a great location for visiting our family north of Preston, Lancashire. Lovely house, great hosts, excellent breakfasts (my wife says thank you for the scrambled eggs and I say likewise for the sausages)

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We were welcomed by Ian into his well appointed and delightful home after we had endured a tortuous journey from the West Country. We had arranged this half-way stopover en route to a weeks holiday in Scotland. Our room was so comfortably furnished with those extra touches - a plate of fruit, a small of water and a bottle of... More

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Hoylake, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We had a wonderful overnight stay here. We were impressed from the start by the welcome and the overall neatness and tidiness as we walked through the door. Once in the room, first impressions were confirmed, and the comfort factor was there to see .Everything was in place, including thoughtful touches like fresh milk and bottled water in a mini... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Just can't stop away from what I consider the best B&B in the UK. Having stayed in other accommodation this is so superior. Hilary & Ian are excellent hosts. The breakfast, I consider the best I have ever had. Try the Bury Black Pudding!!!

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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*

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old coaching inn built in 1820 has been refurbished to provide hight quality accommodation with a war,friendly atmosphere.All rooms are ensuite with digital flat screen tv,complimentary Wi Fi connection and hospitality tray.Large private car park.Less than 3 miles from M6 junction 33,ideal for Lancaster (5 miles from university) Heysham (port) and the Lake District and convenient stopover to/from the south to Scotland.Serveral good pus and restaurants nearby. ... more   less 
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