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Whalesborough Cottages

Certificate of Excellence
Marhamchurch, England
Whalesborough Cottages
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was the first holiday we've had with our puppy and we can't wait to come back. The Cottages are lovely, high spec and doggie friendly. All the additional features such as the Spa and Gym made it feel like it was a holiday for us, whilst the puppy had loads of fun with lovely walks and our private garden... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting Whalesborough now for 3 years - we've been 7 times staying in 2, 3 and 4 bedroom properties and have also spent 2 New Year's there. It is an amazing place. All properties are 5* quality and comfort. Our children - now 6 and 10 - just love it so do our 2 dogs - and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

James and Sharon Proudfoot have created a brilliant set up at Whalesborough. Our family of four with kids aged 5 and 10 had a fantastic week staying at the Beachcombers cottage. The weather was pretty rubbish the week we stayed but it mattered not as we were able to relax in the pool, sauna or steam rooms of the W... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Pros ... Tremendously quiet cottages in the off-season (Feb), great light, space and warmth throughout the place. Great TV and docking station, fast Wifi. Loved the American-style fridge with ice/water dispenser. Very generous additional basket of wood for excellent burner was just £3 (half what I pay for a bag of kindling in London!). Nice lemon cake on arrival and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Everything about our experience was great, from the beginning James was fantastic at answering email queries even before i made a booking. We stayed at Barley Park for two nights & arriving to a homemade lemon drizzle cake made the start of our stay even better. Barley Park is a wonderful one bedroom cottage, it was surprisingly spacious (the photos... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The one week of the year we can truly escape and we found the perfect bolt hole. Our spaniel had the best time - beautiful walk to Bude along the canal path. Lunch, outside on the quay in lovely sunshine - superb. Eldest son fished in the lake, youngest loved the pool & play barn. Stayed in Chapel Park which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We were two families with teens and stayed in Nan's House which I would happily move to permanently. Masses of space, great open plan living and five very good sized bedrooms. Fabulous new indoor pool complex, well thought out. Our kids enjoyed the Play Barn where there is a trampoline and air hockey and table tennis along with things for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We visited these cottages for new year and they were great. As many other reviewers say there are little tweaks (more than one bin bag on arrival, more storage in the bedrooms and bathroom, less strict about dogs, change of towels, hand soap), BUT these are really picky things and certainly would not deter me, I would just know a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This is my family's first Christmas staying in jacks house and it has been fantastic for us all, beautiful cottage with all amenities throughout, very spacious and a lovely spa 5 min walk from cottage would highly recommend to all my friends and family . James and Sharon who look after the cottages and the people staying in them do... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Great cottages walking distance to Bude. New swimming pool a great addition. Very few rules about dogs so relaxing holiday for the dogs and owners as no need to watch them every minute. Just note of caution that some of the cottages are beginning to show signs of wear and tear.

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