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Forest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Cinder Hill, Coleford GL16 8HQ, England
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Ranked #3 of 8 Coleford B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Kate568 Millville, New Jersey
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Millville, New Jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here 2 nights, and ate at the restaurant one. The room was spotless, comfortable, quiet and classy. Breakfast was amazing - by far more creative than other B and B's. The food was exceptional, and Sue, the innkeeper was extremely helpful and kind. The price was reasonable, and the location was perfect for exploring the Welsh castles -... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We (family of 4, 2 toddlers) stayed here for one night. It was a very comfortable stay in the top room. Plenty of space and very comfortable bathroom. The kids were very relaxed there and we found the style and design of the room easy with them. The staff were very welcoming and helpful and responsive to any of our... More

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stayed here for one night in early May. Our room was good, not enormous but not pokey. It was clean with real quality linen. The bathroom was a tad tired but very clean with a fine view of the cadet hall, the fire station and the ambulances. Coleford is not noisy place and we had a quiet night. The... More

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Welshpool, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I have stayed in other B and B's in the area and this is my favourite. Sue is amazingly helpful and the breakfast was excellent. We have relatives in the area so we didn't use the restaurant but my sister had heard very positive things about it as well. Lovely old house with features such as sash windows and window... More

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bristol
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

Really cannot fault the owners. When we asked for a room with a bath for our second night we were moved with no issue whatsoever. You do get the impression there is nothing that they wouldn't do for you. And The breakfast was great.

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Reading all the other reviews it seems like everyone has a great time here, but I wanted to share our experience with our family of 5 - 3 young children of 4y-2y-8months and parents. We were greeted in the most welcoming way and our children immediately felt at home. The family room was great with lots of books and a... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Having seen the excellent reviews on TripAdvisor we booked for a night at Forest House and we were not disappointed. Sue and Geoff were very friendly and we were shown to a spacious double room. The shower was up to standard and the bed comfortable. The WC "moaned" a bit on filling and the basin taps a bit dated but... More

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Bristol
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

What a lovely warm welcome we had at Forest House - we slept well in a very comfortable twin room overlooking the garden.The dinner was absolutely delicious and the service efficient and friendly: an opinion obviously shared by many others as the restaurant was buzzing all evening. Breakfast too was a delight, and Sue and Geoff offer such good customer... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Stayed for one night in February 2014. Clean friendly small family hotel in the middle of Coleford. Excellent evening meal, my partner had a steak which was one of the best cooked steaks she had ever had. I am a vegetarian and had a wonderful millefeuille plus hoe made bread and butter pudding, Breakfast was filling and well cooked, poached... More

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We stayed as a group of two couples. Delightful welcoming staff and an excellent dinner in the Bluebell restaurant, interesting main course options, and a sensible wine list including unusual Italian ones. Rooms were old fashioned, as one would expect in an old house, but a good size, warm and with comfortable beds. As we needed to leave early on... More

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Address: Cinder Hill, Coleford GL16 8HQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Coleford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Forest House 4*
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A family run guest house and restaurant, the accommodation is both spacious and comfortable. We have eight rooms all with en-suite facilities, a mixture of double, twin, king-size and family rooms. Excellent food prepared on the premises by award-winning chef and served in our fully licensed, candlelit Bluebell Restaurant. The Bluebell Restaurant is open from Monday to Saturday evenings.Forest House is an ideal base for both business travellers and tourists, situated in the historic market town of Coleford in the Royal Forest of Dean close to the Wye Valley, both areas of outstanding natural beauty. ... more   less 
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