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The Pussy Willow

4.0 of 5
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Mill House | The Street, Takeley CM22 6QR, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We stayed at Pussy Willow Before flying from Stansted the next day. Brian could not do enough for us, we arrived late as we were traveling from Manchester, But Brian was waiting to show us around and get us settled in. The places is clean and spacious and really comfortable. After a wonderful breakfast cooked by Brian he took us... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Pre-flight stay in the pussy willow. The twin room was lovely and spacious with comfortable beds. We had asked for transfers to/from the airport which was included in the price. We found out on arrival that out landing time back into the country was too late to be collected so we had to make our own was back. It would... More 

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Rochford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

. Brian the owner is very attentive and made us feel very welcome he even drove us for a small fee to our venue, where we were attending a Wedding. Really clean rooms and a lovely power shower. The breakfast was also very tasty. Highly recommended.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night as flying from Stansted. Brian and his wife were great hosts and warm welcome. Rooms well presented, clean and comfortable. Great breakfast. Best of all,we could leave our car whilst we away. Brian drove us to airport and picked us up. Where else do you get top class service as this. One night's stay and three days... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We booked two rooms at The Pussy Willow for one night prior to a flight to Cyprus from Stansted and took the option to park our cars there for the week. Brian dropped and picked us up from the airport without any hiccups. It was great value, when we were offered the option of an evening meal we declined as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Very disappointing following the previous reviews. Customer service was appalling- when ordering porridge and eggs, the owner seemed overwhelmed with any order and even ordering an extra egg was impossible. The other guests seemed very unimpressed with the quality of their cooked breakfast too. My bathroom was in a state of repair and extraordinarily my bath towels were thin, white... More 

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Stokenchurch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Brian the proprietor took us in our car when we arrived to Stansted and dropped us directly outside the terminal which was very helpful. We stayed the night on our return from our holiday in Kos. Brian was waiting for us when we arrived after midnight and showed us around and to our room. Our room, especially the bed (super... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We stayed overnight at this lovely B&B just recently whilst attending a joint 40th & 70th Birthday party nearby. It was a last-minute thought to have a night away and having found the B&B online I did not expect to be lucky enough to find availability. However, nothing ventured and nothing gained. Brian responded promptly and confirmed availability of a... More 

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

A B&B in a good position for flights to and from Stansted. We booked two rooms for two adults each; our arrival times were rather late on both evenings we were resident due to spending time with friends and family, which was accommodated. Bring your slippers as you are asked to remove shoes. We were able to choose our breakfast... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

My third visit to Pussy Willow was just after a really bad storm had knocked out all the power in the Takeley area, and the place was plunged into darkness. However, despite the fact that most other B & Bs had closed their doors to guests, even pre-booked ones, Brian and Kaew stayed open! So although this time there was... More 

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