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The Bowens Bed and Breakfast

3.0 of 5 Fownhope HR1 4PS , England (Formerly The Bowens Country Hotel)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three brothers and wives stayed two nights to attend a wedding nearby. Received a warm and friendly greeting from the host Kevin. Rooms very clean and comfortable. Quiet with pleasant surrounding gardens . Wonderful full hot breakfast with lovely tasty sausages and great coffee,with plenty of attention to our needs. Would defiantly choose to stay again if in the area... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The family are lovely and the rooms are well made up, clean and comfortable. Our children were able to pat the chickens and collect their freshly-laid eggs, then eat the eggs for breakfast! They also loved cuddling the friendly family dog. Gorgeous views and walks and lovely dinner in nearby village.

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay here; it was a pleasure to host your family. Please do come and stay with us again soon. Best regards, The Braybrook family, Bella and the hens! More

Swansea, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

A wonderful welcome from the host, and the window of the room looked out over a beautiful garden and wonderful hillside views. The room was comfortable and pleasantly furnished, and I slept well, with the pleasant morning chorus of birds providing a wonderful soundtrack once I'd woken. A great choice of options for a traditional cooked breakfast, and should I... More

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the very positive review: we appreciate you taking the time to submit the comments and hope you will come and stay with us again when you are next in the area. Best regards, Claire & Kevin Braybrook More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I stayed at the Bowens B&B for one night to avoid the stress of a long drive before an interview locally. I just wanted a nice quiet night to prepare for my meeting, but my short stay was so much more than that. I had such a warm welcome from the family. My room was a delight, so well appointed... More

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

What a great review, thank you so much! We're pleased to hear that your stay here was a good start to your Hereford trip and hope the interview went well? Best regards, Claire & Kevin Braybrook More

Sebastopol, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

First off, the village of Fownhope is so charming that I kept expecting a dead body to turn up. That's because most of my exposure to villages as charming as Fownhope has been through BBC detective shows. But I digress. The room was comfortable and well appointed, the hosts were friendly and efficient. It's a great place. I echo the... More

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for the wonderful review: we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay in Herefordshire and at The Bowens. Best regards, Kevin & Claire Braybrook More

Dorset, United Kingdom
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Usually a hotel girl I have always steered away from b & bs however, after staying at Bowens b & b I have definitely changed that view. We were greeted on arrival with a warm welcome and shown to our room which was a light and airy courtyard room , immaculate not a speck of dust anywhere and toiletries which... More

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

So glad that you were pleased with your room; hopefully next time you can try our breakfasts! More

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed at The Bowens for a wedding in one of the very comfortable courtyard rooms. There is everything that you could possibly need plus an excellent breakfast with local produce. Suffice to say that the pork sausages were the best I have ever tasted! If you're really lucky you may get to throw a ball for Bella the Labrador... More

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Your very positive comments are very welcome, thank you! Especially pleased to hear that you enjoyed the sausages from Pork & Two Veg. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We have just returned from a lovely stay at the Bowens where we had a quiet, peaceful courtyard room. It was very spacious and extremely comfortable with a well equipped bathroom. The grounds are delightful with plenty of places to sit and relax. We were very well looked after and enjoyed a delicious breakfast every morning. It is a great... More

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for the great review, we're very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. More

Hereford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We actually live(d) in Fownhope when we stayed here for 2 nights last week.Sadly we have now moved out of the area but wanted somewhere to escape the packing up of our house each day! We must have driven past hundreds of times and seen the lovely house but we were still pleasantly surprised at how nice it is .... More

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're glad you were pleased with your stay with us and hope you'll choose the Bowens again when you return to Fownhope. More

Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We stayed in a spacious and comfortable courtyard room with well equipped bathroom, all in quiet country setting. We were greeted with a warm welcome and enjoyed a very good breakfast ...everything we wanted from an overnight stay.

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BowensBandB, Owner at The Bowens Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we're very glad you enjoyed your stay here: sorry that we didn't respond earlier. More

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Address: Fownhope HR1 4PS , England (Formerly The Bowens Country Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Fownhope
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bowens Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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