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School Cottages Bed & Breakfast

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The Street, Farmborough, Bath BA2 0AR, England
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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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Orpington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our second visit and it was the same delightful experience as the first time. To call School cottages a B&B just does not do it justice. There is a welcome not only from Tim, but throughout the whole cottage. When we visit to the area again, we will be staying at School Cottages once again.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in the self-catering cottage 15-22 August 2015 which is not only full of character but absolutely immaculate too, surprisingly spacious, and very cozy and relaxing. The king size bed was so comfortable we slept like logs. The second twin bed room where my daughter slept was just as comfortable and the small teddy bear sitting on the dressing table... More 

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

Simply the best B & B we've ever stayed in. Everything about it it is just fantastic . I'd stop here but I have to add 200 characters , So best breakfast ( homemade gooseberry and elderflower jam was my favourite ) spotless throughout, lovely garden , welcoming host . Won't be booking anywhere else when we need to go... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not sure I want to say much about School Cottages in case it gets so popular I can't get a booking next time! I cannot resist singing it's praises though so here we go..... We have just returned from a weekend break in the self catering cottage which is to the side of the B&B. It is beautifully clean... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent place to stay. Three generations of vegetarians and one vegan, aged 3 to 66, we found the accommodation perfect. The older generation in the Bed and Breakfast and the other four in School Cottages self catering. Tim and his friendly staff/family went out of their way to make us comfortable and to help us start the day with... More 

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We stayed at the School Cottages for 2 nights as part of our honeymoon roadtrip of the UK! We are so glad we did! Our room was lovely and the house was really welcoming. The garden (complete with chickens and goats!) is also beautiful, and we were really grateful to be able to spend some time in the sunshine relaxing... More 

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Portsmouth
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We've just returned from our second stay at the self-catering cottage and would recommend it highly. The property was spotless, and the beautiful garden and animals made for a relaxing environment. Tim was very friendly, welcoming and helpful throughout our stay. The cottage is ideally situated for sightseeing around the area and there are a good number of enjoyable walks... More 

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Nazeing
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights in June 2015 for a break to visit Bath. The bedroom was absolutely spotless and we didn't expect the room to be serviced daily, something you would expect from a 5 star hotel not a B&B. The ensuite bathroom was immaculate with a fantastic shower and the luxury toiletries were a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for two nights and I must admit it is the best B&B we have been to. The bathroom was absolutely spotless and it was a lovely touch to have the luxury toiletries. The bedroom was very comfortable and we did not expect to have our room serviced daily, I've only known this in hotels... More 

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Surrey, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We have just returned from our seventh mini break to the wonderful School Cottages just outside Bath. This has become our home from home and we try and visit at least once a year (sometimes more!) for a weekend away with fantastic hospitality, great hosts and the best breakfasts ever! Eggs from the hens at the bottom of the beautifully... More 

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