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Reviewed February 9, 2013

Kate was very kind and helpful to us during our stay, Offering us tea or wine on arrival she led us up to a charming and large family room. We had broken down on the way there and were helped by Kate to source a mechanic that she new in the area. There was always a fire lit in the inglenook, where we could sit and relax if we wished..Our dog was looked after whilst we went out to dine at the Canteen. Her farm is placed in a most delightful position away from the hubbub of city/town life. Many walks are on her door step. We chose to walk from Charmouth to Seatown over the golden cap. A must for any who enjoy breathtaking views of our beautiful countryside and coast line
The breakfasts are not to be missed, with fresh eggs from her chickens and local bacon and sausages. We hope to go again to enjoy Kates hospitality once more. Thanks Kate you made a potentially trying weekend most pleasant xx

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Tinleys
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Reviewed January 20, 2013

Kate welcomed us from our arrival and made the farmhouse a home from home. The Inglenook fireplace is stunning along with original stone floors and beams. The silence was blissful and the lanes led you to many public footpaths to enjoy a stroll at the beginning or the end of a day. Kate was great with advice on travel to River Cottage (as we were there for a cookery course) as well as advice on local restaurants and places to visit along the coast. Well recommended and a special place in our hearts for little Maisie the Jack Russell :) Thanks for a great stay. Guy & Lou

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Louise W
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Reviewed January 4, 2013

Words will not do justice for Kate's place, its amazing! Me and my Fella had been at River Cottage for Lunch, and i had booked us in at Kate's Farm for one night, Driving down all the little winding lanes was alot of fun, we did get a little lost (not thanks to the sat nave) however one call to Kate and she gave me clear directions and we got there in not time arrving at this quaint little cottage farm, Kate came out the front to meet us at the car, introduced herself and took us both in to a roaring open fire and 3 rather cute little dogs, the Room we were in was HUGE! clean, very wam and comfortable! We then went down stairs to a lovely strong pot of tea and some of Kates homemade christmas cake, sat on a comfy sofa by the fire, Kate joined us and we had a good old chat (youd have thought we'd known her for years) We asked where the nearest pub was so i didnt have to drive... She told us... and then offered to take us AND pick us up!!! how many hoteliers do you know that would do that? AND DIDNT CHARGE EXTRA!! we bought Kate a drink at the pub and then off she went while we had food, then picked us back up, We had a night Cap by the fire and then off to bed,
Breakfast was amazing! Fresh eggs and locally sourced meat, cooked to order, and much tea as i could take! over all i cant reccommend Kate's Farm enough, its like going to a 2nd home, a wonderful wonderful women who does an amazing job, We will definatly return here again and again
Thank you for turning our dissapointing day a River Cottage into one of the best UK breaks ever

Kate and Tom

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 19, 2012

A four-night stay whilst Pam enjoyed a two-day cooking course at River Cottage. Sometimes difficult to travel with two English Spinger Spaniels but not here; very welcoming and very accommodating. I spent most days on the beaches with the dogs, Kate even provided litter bags for me (dont' ask' it is just something I do!) when I ran out of my own supply. Fantastic lounge with a great fireplace and roaring fire. Breakfast was excellent and plenty of orange juice (always an indication of a good host). A great place to base yourself for seeing this part of the world; if you have dogs, it is the best place to base yourself. Well done Kate and Ed.

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled with family
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Thank Andy M
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Reviewed November 11, 2012

We found this family friendly B&B back in August when we wanted to visit River cottage with our children for my girls birthday. I looked at the accommodation available in the area and no-one would really cater for 2 adults & 3 children and even if they did, the price was well over the top.

I saw the family bedroom displayed at Kates Farm, and thought 'perfect'. On our arrival, Kate was very friendly and wanted to get to know you as a family. There were also dogs there which my kids loved....The bedroom was perfect for the five of us and the children loved the secret area in the fireplace and the bunk beds. Also to make it even better, even though no TV in the bedroom, there was one downstairs and the children could just go and watch it; but not only that there was free Wi-Fi which enable us to watch films via the internet at night time with the children before bed

Breakfast was pre-ordered at night and freshly cooked in the morning when you got up and I felt at home with my grilled full breakfast & fresh cup of coffee. It was real family friendly & I would say that if you wanted a place to stay in that area, get in touch with Kate

Room Tip: Perfect family room which would suit families of 5 and an excellent price for what you get :-)
  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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Thank mudroller
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