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The Cottage on the Hill

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Hare Lane | Buckland St Mary, Buckland St Mary TA20 3JS, England
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The Cottage on the Hill
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fabulous home and an amazing garden. Mary and James have created an idyllic gem in somerset and we were so grateful for a tranquil stay. Their hospitality was excellent and the food was delightful. The views and wildlife were inspiring. Thank you!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

This was our second visit here and Mary and Jim are lovely hosts. Their house is lovely - relaxed, comfortable, spacious. The rooms are great - this time we stayed in a room overlooking their back garden and the countryside beyond; nice touches included binoculars to see the wildlife, fresh milk in a flask. The garden is beautiful and tranquil;... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

This is a lovely B&B and an idyllic place to stay. Great breakfast, spotless rooms and incredibly comfortable bed. Would happily stay again. Also two friends showed up at breakfast and Jim kindly offered them coffee and toast. Five star service....

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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We stayed at this wonderful B&B in June, it is located in the most peaceful setting, has amazing views with surrounding gardens that were breathtaking. The owners Mary & Jim were most welcoming and nothing was too much trouble, the room was spotlessly clean and very comfortable with plenty of facilities and space, loved the the en suite bathroom which... More

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West London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

We stayed at The Cottage on the Hill for a weekend of R&R exploring the Somerset countryside and, expecting an average B&B experience to just use as a base, we were blown away. The house is lovely with the most stunning views - you can even see the Glastonbury tor in the distance.The rooms are beautifully appointed and clean. We... More

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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Just discovered this great B&B. The location is beautiful and tranquil with fantastic views. Gorgeous landscaped gardens. The food is delicious and we were made so welcomed by Mary and Jim who are very friendly hosts. Lovely house to stay in for a holiday. Highly recommended.

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Scarborough, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

tucked away in stunning countryside, this is a wonderful B&B with an amazing garden and views. Mary and Jim are great hosts and Mary cooks to impress. I cannot recommend this place highly enough. It is very good value.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012 via mobile

This our honest opinion of an extremley pleasurable three days during easter 2012.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Just spend 3 nights at this B&B while we did some house hunting in the area. Mary and Jim were so friendly and welcoming, they have a gorgeous home with a gorgeous view. Thank you so much for looking after us, the breakfasts were amazing. We hope to see you again soon. Karen & Eulian

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

Lovely house, lovely people! Breakfast was superb. Very enjoyable.

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Address: Hare Lane | Buckland St Mary, Buckland St Mary TA20 3JS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Buckland St Mary
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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Orchard Cottage is a pretty and comfortable house set in a beautiful location with far reaching views across to the Mendip Hills and the Poldens. The gardens are about 2 acres with flower beds, vegetable gardens, orchard and chickens. Visitors will receive a warm welcome, delicious breakfasts and comfortable, clean and attractive rooms. There is a children's room with 4 bunk beds. For those keen on walking this a the perfect spot to choose with walks from the door or down on the Jurassic coast or in the Quantock Hills. ... more   less 
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