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Streetly End, Horseheath CB21 4RP England
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#1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Horseheath
Rural boutique luxury retreat. Annexed room with kingsize bed and large walk in shower.Only 14 miles from Cambridge city centre
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Streetly End, Horseheath CB21 4RP England
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Heathrow Airport56 miSee all flights
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martjh wrote a review Sep 4
Verwood, United Kingdom2 contributions3 helpful votes
This is our 2nd stay with Debbie and David We had a 3 night stay and and they made us very welcome. We had a lovely room , which was self contained with en-suite facilities. and all very comfortable . It was nice to have the daily chocolate, and port. Debbie cooked us a very nice breakfast every morning. They also helped with maps and places to visit. Will definitely book again when visiting the area.
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Response from Debbie Sills, Owner at Chequer Cottage
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you, it’s always nice to welcome returning guests and spending time chatting; its what is so good about this job! Look forward to seeing you both again one day for another catch up! Regards Debbie
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THEBOY509 wrote a review Aug 2021
Peterborough, United Kingdom13 contributions6 helpful votes
Chequer Cottage is a 1st class B and B with the friendlist of hosts Debbie and David. Located in a quiet rural location good for walks that provide lovely views of the surrounding countryside, a ten minute walk offers a half hourly bus service to Cambridge and Haverhill. If using the car Cambridge, Newmarket, Duxford and the surrounding area are within easy reach. If looking for a peaceful rural break with nice hosts, a lovely room, splendid breakest and extras that make it special you will find it here. We thoroughly enjoyed our three night stay at Chequer Cottage which we highly recommend thank you Debbie and David.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Response from Debbie Sills, Owner at Chequer Cottage
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much, we were amazed at how many miles you walked - your car had a good rest! Pleased you went home revitalised, best wishes.
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2wheelsgofast wrote a review Aug 2021
Mansfield, United Kingdom106 contributions72 helpful votes
Beautiful quiet location. Warm friendly welcome. Immaculate room with little special touches. Hosts were extremely helpful and our stay was perfect. This is a fantastic location for venturing into Cambridge. We used park and ride. We also walked to the local pub and enjoyed a lovely evening meal. Our breakfast was served in the main house and was fabulous. Highly recommend this gorgeous little B&B . Thank you so much.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Debbie Sills, Owner at Chequer Cottage
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank YOU very much for your review, it was a pleasure to have you stay.
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Emma wrote a review Aug 2021
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom1 contribution
AMAZING FIND! We stayed here due to going to a friends wedding nearby and was astounded by the styling of the room, attention to detail and customer service! The owners were kind e ought to leave some cake in the room which tasted delicious and were very accommodating and helpful. We will definitely be going back to stay for a few days long as a mini staycation and would definitely recommend
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Debbie Sills, Owner at Chequer Cottage
Responded Aug 10, 2021
Thank you so glad you like the cake too….I must make it the number one bake. Best wishes
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Bob G wrote a review Aug 2021
Norwich, United Kingdom170 contributions71 helpful votes
What a wonderful find. It is so nice to write a review and put nothing but positive comments. It is no coincidence as David and Debbie clearly work very hard to make sure your stay is faultless. My wife and I really appreciated their attention to detail. All the usual things you would expect were in place, eg comfortable bed, spotless cleanliness, super breakfast, great location etc, etc. However, the little touches set this place apart from the competition, eg small carafe of port, extensive list of local pubs/restaurants, offer a fresh milk rather than UHT packets, exquisite biscuits.
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Date of stay: July 2021
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Room Tip: If you are planning to go to Newmarket races, please book well in advance.
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Response from Debbie Sills, Owner at Chequer Cottage
Responded Aug 3, 2021
Thank you Bob it was a pleasure to have you both stay with us. Meeting lovely guests is what makes this such an enjoyable job!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Chequer Cottage
Which popular attractions are close to Chequer Cottage?
Nearby attractions include D S Escape Rooms (4.4 miles), Linton Zoo (3.8 miles), and Haverhill Arts Centre (4.0 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Chequer Cottage?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and reduced mobility rooms.
Which room amenities are available at Chequer Cottage?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, blackout curtains, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Chequer Cottage?
Guests can enjoy breakfast, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Chequer Cottage?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Chequer Cottage?
Conveniently located restaurants include De Maravilla Tapas, The Dog and Duck, and Doffy's Vintage Tea Room.
Is Chequer Cottage located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.6 miles away from the center of Horseheath.
Are there any historical sites close to Chequer Cottage?
Many travelers enjoy visiting American Air Museum (9.9 miles), Audley End House and Gardens (8.4 miles), and St John's Church (8.6 miles).
Is Chequer Cottage accessible?
Yes, it offers reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.