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Willow Bank House

Saunders Lane | Awbridge, Romsey SO51 0GP, England
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Ranked #2 of 19 Romsey B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    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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115 reviews 115 reviews
14 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a splendid property gleaming with the huge amounts of love and care lavished on it but we’ll start with the few minor criticisms because finishing with those gives a “down” feel to otherwise good reviews: - it’s down a narrow farm lane so better (both more and MUCH LARGER) signposting is essential to mark the turnoff on Saunders... More

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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our 2nd night in the UK, booked the day before, terrific room, great and helpful hosts. The breakfast was very nice. The room was good value for the middle of the holiday season, compared to a lot of others I looked at. We were very happy with our choice, thanks Stu and Jennifer.

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Auckland,New Zealand
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15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a most acceptable B&B but overpriced. Our room was spacious and comfortable and breakfast was fine,but it was the most expensive accommodation we have had during a 3 month stay in the UK. We have stayed in places that provided many more extras and breakfasts that went the extra mile,and at 20-30 pounds cheaper per night. I have... More

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enigma26, Owner at Willow Bank House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are pleased that you found your room both spacious and comfortable. It was a pleasure to meet another set of guests from New Zealand but we are surprised to hear that you felt our breakfasts could have gone the extra mile as while you were with us you decided to share a single... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My wife and I stayed for one night, it's the first time we had stayed in a b&b. what a truly lovely place run by equally lovely hosts. Furnishings and beds are to a very high quality of comfort. Excellent location with pleasant country walks places of interest in easily reachable distances. Over all 5star accommodation

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jenniferwineberg, Owner at Willow Bank House, responded to this review

I am really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We are very lucky to live in such a peaceful place with many opportunities for country walks. We are also within striking distance of many famous gardens like Mottisfont Hinton Ampner and Hilliers to name but a few. I hope you have a chance to stay with us again soon. More

Norfolk,UK
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Jennifer and Stuart are lovely, and very obliging, the area is very peaceful, the public areas are bright and spacious. The breakfast was excellent, but with maybe not as much choice as there might have been. I found our room (Dandelion) rather small for the price charged, with not much storage space (hanging space excepted) - and two bulbs were... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
23 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights while visiting the roses at Mottisfont and Sir Harold Hillier Arboretum (both highly recommended). Owners Stuart and Jennifer have created a delightful, quiet country retreat overlooking farmland where nothing is too much trouble. We stayed in the Rose Room which was beautifully equipped and everything worked properly (which is not always the case). Jennifer cooked... More

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jenniferwineberg, Owner at Willow Bank House, responded to this review

I am really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Next time you come you may want to take adavantage of our downloadable circular walks. This means that you can start and finish your countryside ramble from Willow Bank House and enjoy experiencing the Test Valley at it's best. You have already shared our enjoyment of Hilliers and Mottisfont. Maybe Hinton Ampner... More

Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

My wife and I have just enjoyed four days stay at Willow Bank House which is a beautiful place with Jennifer and Stuart making sure you had everything you required at the time you wanted. Meals were superb especially the breakfasts with Stuart making sure your eggs were done right leaving Jennifer to cook the bacon and sausage to perfection.... More

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jenniferwineberg, Owner at Willow Bank House, responded to this review

It was a real pleasure to have you spend time with us and share our house. We like to major on locally produced hampshire food both in our evening and breakfast menus. We have joined Hampshire Fare an organisation designed expressly to link accommodation providers like ourselves at Willow Bank House with good wholesome providers of local jams meats honey... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Lovely smart modern very clean relaxing and welcoming stay very nice and friendly could have stayed in the shower all day great full English breakfast or anything you require good location thanks Andy & Tracey

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jenniferwineberg, Owner at Willow Bank House, responded to this review

I am really pleased that you both enjoyed your stay and I hope you managed to collect your puppy. Please drop in next time you are in the area we would love to see you again. More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

My husband and I were on a 3 week holiday touring England and Scotland without any set schedule. We managed to stumble upon some of the best hotels and B&Bs imaginable. One of these was the Willow Bank House B&B. I must say we felt very fortunate that there happened to be a vacancy. The entire B&B was decorated so... More

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jenniferwineberg, Owner at Willow Bank House, responded to this review

We are really pleased you enjoyed your peaceful stay with us. It is always nice to hear from guests who have been impressed by our breakfasts and our location. At the end of the day we just do our best to treat you well. More

Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We used this B&B as an overnight stop after arriving back in Portsmouth on the ferry from France. We were made very welcome on arrival by Jenny and shown to our room (Willow) in the annex which was well thought out and very comfortable. The private shower room for this room was a across the entrance hall and as robes... More

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jenniferwineberg, Owner at Willow Bank House, responded to this review

I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Willow Bank house is gaining in popularity as a stop-over choice for travelers arriving from Portsmouth and Southampton from abroad whether it be by ferry or cruise liner. We are also finding increasing numbers of tourists choose Willow Bank House as a nice place to break their journey between London and Cornwall.... More

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Address: Saunders Lane | Awbridge, Romsey SO51 0GP, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Romsey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Willow Bank House, our fully licensed deluxe boutique Bed and Breakfast residence. Nestling in the heart of Hampshire’s Test Valley, one of the most beautiful locations in Britain, close to Romsey, Salisbury and Winchester, Willow Bank House offers you complete peace, quiet and tranquility, or a perfect base from which to explore culture, coast, countryside and history. Enjoy our wonderful breakfasts, evening dining and fine wines in superb surroundings. We also have a business centre and offer in-house beauty therapy. ... more   less 
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