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The Bothy Abbotswell Road Frogham, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Fordingbridge SP6 2JB England
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Luxury B&B within the New Forest. Legendary breakfast menu. Very quiet and peaceful location, positioned at the end of a quiet, private lane. Fantastic forest views from garden. Walking distance of the local village pub.
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Full view
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Bournebouth Intl Airport10 mi
Eastleigh Airport18 mi
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Wonderful B and B. Sue is a brilliant host, nothing too much trouble. The rooms are spotless, the breakfasts to die for, all beyond our expectation. We had breakfast in the garden, with the most fabulous views from the patio. Thank you Sue.
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Response from TheBothy, Owner at The Bothy
Responded Jul 25, 2018
..and I'm so pelased you enjoyed your stay. It's such a pleasure to have lovely guests that I enjoy sharing my home with. A great weekend and I hope you come again one day!! Sue
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We were six, staying for two nights while visiting old friends in Fordingbridge. The house was warm; the rooms clean and pleasant; the proprietors friendly and helpful; the breakfasts enormous and beautifully cooked; the prices more than reasonable for this quality. There are
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Response from TheBothy, Owner at The Bothy
Responded Nov 16, 2017
Thank you for such lovely feedback! Thank you for coming to stay with us and for taking the time to leave feedback. We hope that you all had a great weekend with us and that your reunion went well - see you in the next 10 years?! All the best Sue & MArk
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4 people and 3 nights. A delightful setting and delightful hosts. Accommodation was superb as were the breakfasts. A great place to use as a base for visits or just to walk locally. In the evening the Foresters Arms is no more than 10 minutes walk and has an extensive menu at ver
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Response from TheBothy, Owner at The Bothy
Responded Jun 28, 2017
Hi there, Thank you for your much appreciated lovely feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you will come again one day. Sue & Mark
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We stayed two nights at The Bothy which has outstanding views and is nicely tucked up away from the road, we stayed with our 6 months old pup who is up to mischief all of the time and Mark & Sue were amazing about it. The rooms are very modern and beautiful. The breakfast was del
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Response from TheBothy, Owner at The Bothy
Responded Jun 27, 2017
Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review when you first came to stay, and even more for coming back! It was a real pleasure to see you again and Rhonda is so well behaved. You certainly picked the best of the weather to enjoy the forest and the views from the garden. Mark always enjoys the days that our guests will venture away from the traditional grilled breakfast and have something different and Kedgeree is by far his favourite - so many thanks for the opportunity to cook something different!. We hope to see you again. Sue & Mark
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Mark and Sue were amenable and kind hosts. They made a lot of effort to share information with us about the local area and made fabulous breakfasts. The room was clean, nicely decorated with a lovely balcony. The garden and views from a the house were absolutely lovely. The cot
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Response from TheBothy, Owner at The Bothy
Responded Aug 15, 2016
Thank you so much for your really kind review. We hope you both enjoyed your stay with us and exploring the New Forest. It was lovely to see people get out and about as much as you did. We hope you come again one day. Sue & Mark
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The Bothy's front garden
Chablis' en-suite
"One room has a balcony with table and chairs."
"We stayed in the larger room, the other room was smaller but had a balcony."
"If you need a shower rather than a bath choose the rose or champagne room. Go on a diet before you go!"
"Champagne room is the largest of the three rooms"
"No tips, there are only three rooms and all are beautiful."
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PRICE RANGE
$141 - $751 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandNew Forest National Park HampshireFordingbridge
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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