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Exterior View Cottage 1
Entrance Hallway
Dining Table
Dining Area
Lounge Area
Open Plan Kitchen
Bedroom 1
Downstairs Bathroom
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Upstairs Shower Room
Upstairs Shower Room
BBQ Area
River Avon
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Fordingbridge, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Hampshire, England

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Trekhound
1 review
“Great cottage”
Reviewed September 10, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We had a great stay in shepherds Spring cottage 1. It was lovely and clean, lots of space for 4 adults, baby and dog. It had everything we needed and was superb value for money. We would definitely stay here again and recommend it to all of our friends. Some reviews pointed out that it's off a main road. It's really a country lane and the cottages are set back so no noise or issues with that at all.

Date of stay: September 2016
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
Sep 13, 2016
Hi Jane,

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay here at Shepherds Spring Cottages. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back in the future.

Kind regards,

Shepherds Spring Cottages
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 17, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Date of stay: July 2016
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveler and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Management Response
Jul 19, 2016
Dear Scott,

Thank you for your recent review we are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Shepherds Spring Cottage 1.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 4, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Date of stay: October 2015
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Liked best: the cleanliness and the facilities in the cottage - a home from home
Liked least: hard to say...maybe the placemats.
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveler and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Management Response
Nov 13, 2015
Hi Hayley,

Thank you very much for your amazingly positive review it is so lovely to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed exploring the surrounding areas.

We look forward to seeing you again in the future!
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Anne G
Kent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Lovely, well equipped cottage”
Reviewed September 13, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Everything we needed for a very enjoyable week. Wildlife on the doorstep, easy access to Fordingbridge and the New Forest. We parked the car up and didn't use it for the whole week. We used the open top bus and walked and cycled. Owners and staff very friendly and helpful. Lovely barbeque area to relax in. The good weather was a bonus.

Date of stay: September 2015
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Liked best: location
Liked least: nothing
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
Sep 16, 2015
Thank you very much for your recent review your kind comments are much appreciated and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay here at Shepherds Spring Cottages.

We would also like to take this time to thank you once again for leaving the cottage so spotlessly clean it really was lovely of you to take the time before you left, we have never seen a cottage left so clean and tidy. We would love to welcome you back again in the future.
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James A
St Margaret's at Cliffe, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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“Brilliant accomodation for all the family!”
Reviewed April 23, 2015 for a stay in April 2015
1
person found this review helpful

This cottage is extremely well kept and has all the features you could expect from a holiday let and more. The upstairs rooms are of a good size, the downstairs double is good too. Good range of kitchen facilities including large dishwasher and plenty of plates, cups etc to fill it with! Lounge/dining areas are comfortable and fit the whole family around nicely. Our two children (2 and 4 year) loved the cottage, especially the enclosed garden with BBQ, plenty of seating and views over the horse field. Lots of child related things available including stair gate and high chair. Iron and ironing board, good washer dryer, which was very useful after exploring the forest! The location is just outside Fordingbridge (1 mile walk to the nearest pub) which is a great location for exploring the whole of the forest. The property is set back from a main road into Fordingbridge, not busy at night but noticeable in the day, there is a secure gate to stop children getting near the road, so safe in that respect. We found the property easily and everything was equal to or above expectation, including nice touch such as fruit in the fruit bowl. Thank you all for a great stay! Our miniature schnauzer really loved it too and there were no holes for him to escape through in the garden so he was able to explore to his hearts content.

Date of stay: April 2015
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Liked best: cleanliness of rooms and garden area
Liked least: near a road
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
Apr 27, 2015
We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and glad the weather permitted you to make good use of the garden area. It was so thoughtful of you to return the map to us and thank you for your wonderful review. Kind regards and best wishes, Shepherds Spring Cottages.
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Bexley, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 25, 2015 for a stay in March 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Date of stay: March 2015
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Liked best: All of it
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Other
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveler and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Management Response
Mar 26, 2015
Thank you so much for your lovely review and our first TripAdvisor review! We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at Shepherds Spring Cottages and hope to see you again in the future.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
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